November 2019
Quick links to events in November
Friday 1 -
Sunday 3
Monday 4 - Sunday 10 Monday 11 - Sunday 17
Monday 18 - Sunday 24 Monday 25 - Saturday 30  
VISITOR ATTRACTIONS
Local visitor attractions More information
Deal Castle open to the public, every Saturday and Sunday in November, 10am-4pm. 0370 333 1181
see website
Walmer Castle and Gardens, Kingsdown Road, Walmer - open to the public every Saturday and Sunday in November, 10am-4pm. 0370 333 1181
see website
Kent Museum of the Moving Image, 41 Stanhope Road, Deal CT14 6AD. Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 12noon-6pm. Annual entry ticket: adult £5.50; concessions £4; under 16yrs £4. 01304 239515

see website
Deal Pier. Summer opening times: 1 April - 30 November: Sundays-Thursdays, 8am-10pm; Fridays and Saturdays, 8am-12midnight. Free.
Fishing: times as above. Also all-night group bookings available: Sundays-Thursdays, 10pm-6am. Plus Saturday extended fishing hours (12midnight-8am Sunday) on 24 November. Angling fees apply.
Restaurant:
Deal Pier Kitchen.

Pier:
01304 363815
see website


Restaurant:
Facebook page

Sandown Castle Garden, Sandown Road, Deal CT14 6QU. Award-winning community garden on the site of the former Sandown Castle. Facebook page
 
EXTERNAL LISTINGS OF EVENTS AND MEETINGS
Events details More information
 Astor Community Theatre events Astor Theatre
Deal Town Council's meetings Deal TC website
Walmer Parish Council's meetings Walmer PC website
Kent Police neighbourhood meetings Kent Police
Golf Road Community Centre activities Golf Road Centre
Betteshanger Country Park events Betteshanger events

 

CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR SERVICES
For changes to a range of public services over the Christmas and New Year holiday period CLICK HERE
 
DAY-BY-DAY EVENTS IN WALMER AND DEAL
Quick links to events in November
Friday 1 -
Sunday 3
Monday 4 - Sunday 10 Monday 11 - Sunday 17
Monday 18 - Sunday 24 Monday 25 - Saturday 30  
Events details More information
November: Continuing events and amenities
Art Display: Images of Time Passing, Linden Hall Studio, 32 St George’s Road, Deal. Work by Barbara Rae RA. From Tuesday 5 to Saturday 30 November. Open Tuesdays to Saturdays 10am–4pm; closed Sundays and Mondays. See website
Art Show, "Don't Walk Walk" Gallery, 10 Victoria Road, Deal. Display of work by Noel Fielding. Daily (except Wednesdays) until Sunday 17 November. Opening Hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays 10am-5pm; Fridays 12noon-7pm; Sundays 11am-4pm. 07500 602903
See website
Talk It Out Well-being Support, Deal Ability, Victoria Road, Deal. For people experiencing depression and related problems. Open: Mondays-Fridays 11am-1pm; and Wednesdays 2pm-4pm. Also 6pm-8pm on first Tuesday of each month. Tracy Carr
07923 096273
 
Events details More information
Friday 1 November
Friday Market - sale of local goods and produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 10am-4pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page

Lunchtime Yoga Class, The Landmark Centre (Cleary Hall), High Street, Deal, 1pm-2pm. A gentle, hatha yoga class for beginners and the more experienced; mats and oils provided. Fee: £8 per session. Every Friday during school term time.

Clare Lewis
07900 016796
Kingsdown Crafters Weekly Meeting, St John's Church, Kingsdown, 1pm-3pm. Support for all types of crafts. Fee: £1.50 (includes tea and biscuits). 01304 360850
01304 379307
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. New members and beginners welcome. Michael Burney
01304 852686
See website
Deal and District Strokes Meeting, Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, North Deal, 2pm-4pm. Support and social group for stroke survivors, their families and carers. 07584 044122

See website
Kids Halloween Party, Betteshanger Sports and Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, Friday, 5.30pm. Come and have a "spooktastic" time at our Halloween event! Disco and prizes for best fancy dress. Tickets £2.50 per child (include buffet); pre-booking advised. Facebook page
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. All abilities welcome. Brian
01304 851914
Viva Neil Diamond, The Astor Community Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Tickets: £18. Astor Theatre
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. Sue Watson
01304 360877
See website
 
Saturday 2 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Seafront Parkrun, starts on seafront area facing The Beach, Walmer, 9am. A 5km community timed run along the seafront to Deal Pier, back to Walmer Castle and returning to The Beach. Free and open to all - for fun or as part of a training plan. Details and registration form:
See website
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 9am-5pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page
Family History Research Help, The Landmark Centre (Diane Nash room), 129 High Street, Deal, 10am-12noon. Free advice session by members of the Deal Branch of the Kent Family History Society.
See website
Coffee Morning, Walmer Chapel, Station Road, Upper Walmer, 10am-12noon. Free refreshments. All welcome. 01304 268847
See website
Council and Police "Drop-In" Surgery, Walmer Parish Council Office, 8 The Strand, Walmer, 10.30am-12noon. An opportunity to seek advice and share concerns with local police and council representatives. No appointment necessary. Parish Clerk
01304 362363
Fireworks Display, Warden House School, Birdwood Avenue, Deal, CT14 9SF, from 6pm. The school's annual firework display. Tickets: adults £5, children £4 and pre-school children £1 (in advance from the school); entry on the gate is £1 extra per person. POSTPONED to Sunday 3 November due to severe weather.  
Wrong Jovi 2019, The Astor Community Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Tickets: £18-£23. Astor Theatre
 
Sunday 3 November
Junior Parkrun, Betteshanger Country Park, off A258 Deal-Sandwich Road, Sholden, nr Deal, 9am. A 2k timed run for juniors only (4-14 year olds); every Sunday. Free - but registration required. See website
Deal and District Motor Cycle Club Sunday "Ride Out", The Magnet pub, London Road, Deal, 9am, set off 9.30am. Facebook page
Deal All Stars FC Meeting, St Mary's RC Primary School, St Richard's Road, Deal, 9.30am-11am. Football training and social group for youngsters and adults with disabilities or special needs. New members welcome. Donna Spain
07547 103950
Cinque Ports Scooter Club Weekly "Ride-out", meet Deal Pier entrance 9.30am, set off 10am. New members welcome. Facebook page
Deal Freewheeling Social Cycle Ride, Mikes Bikes Hut, Walmer Seafront, off Marine Road, Walmer, meet at 10am for 10.15am start. A genteel/chatty social ride for all kinds of leisure cyclists (children under 16 accompanied by an adult). 07484 727755
Facebook page
Deal 5 Miler Race along Deal and Walmer seafront to Kingsdown village and back, organised by Deal Tri Club. Starts from the Promenade near Deal Castle at 10.30am. Also Junior 1,500m Fun Run; starts at 10am. Sign in from 9am and presentation of prizes at approx 11.30pm at the Sea Scouts Hut, Seafront, off Marine Road, Walmer. See website
Craft Fair, The Astor Theatre, Stanhope Road, Deal, 10.30am-3.30pm. Gift stalls, Santa's Grotto, face painting, raffle, refreshments. In support of the Solve Charity for Mental Health. Facebook page
Messy Messiah, St Mary's Church, St Clare Road, Upper Walmer. A unique community performance of Handel's Messiah. Singers of all abilities are welcome to take part with a rehearsal at 2pm-4pm and performance at 6pm. Participants and audience all pay £5 (includes drink and nibbles); free for children under 14yrs. Facebook page
Fireworks Display, Warden House School, Birdwood Avenue, Deal, CT14 9SF, from 6pm. The school's annual firework display. Tickets: adults £5, children £4 and pre-school children £1 (in advance from the school); entry on the gate is £1 extra per person. RE-SCHEDULED from Saturday.  
Maggie Bell and Dave Kelly, The Astor Community Theatre, 7.30pm (doors open 7pm). Tickets: £22. Astor Theatre

 

Events details More information
Monday 4 November
Tiny Toes Toddlers and Parents Group, Deal Community Church (former Baptish Church building), Victoria Road, Deal, 10am-11.30am. For children up to and including four years. Every Monday during term time; £2 per session. 01304 373297

Nature into Art Group, Golf Road Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, Deal, 10am-12noon. A tutored art group working in watercolour, acrylics, mixed media, pastel, ink and coloured pencil - with the natural world as inspiration.

Helen Hanson
01304 370250
HealthWalk: from Betteshanger Village Social Club, off Circular Road, Betteshanger, CT14 0LT, 10.30am; duration 90mins. Free local walk - ideal those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. Pat
07930 361216
See website

Deal Breastfeeding Support Group, St George's Church, St George's Road, Deal, 1.30pm-3.30pm. Social group for breastfeeding mums; prams and toddlers welcome.


See website
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 2pm–4pm. £1.50 per session. 01304 364216
See website
Deal Badminton Club, Tides Leisure Centre, Park Avenue, Deal, 2pm-4pm. Meet Mondays and Thursdays. Fee: £4 per session. Ron or Lesley
01304 364726
Beetle Drive, St Richard's Church Hall, Mill Hill, Deal, 5pm. Entrance fee: £5 (includes supper). Raffle. Held the first Monday of each month. Facebook page
Deal and Walmer Handelian Choral Society Weekly Rehearsal, Deal Community Church (former Victoria Baptist Church), Stanley Road, Deal, 7.30pm-9pm. New members welcome. Liz Sharp

See website

Astor Picture House: A Canterbury Tale (U), The Astor Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm. Wartime drama with Eric Portman, Sheila Sim and Dennis Price. Tickets: adults £8, concessions £7, Astor Friends £6, children £6.

Astor Theatre
 
Tuesday 5 November
Guy Fawkes Day
Trinity Toddlers Group, Trinity Church (Wesley Hall), Union Road, Deal, 9.30am. Playgroup for pre-school children and their parents and carers; meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays during term-time. Church Steward
Weekly Coffee Morning, Betteshanger Sports and Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 10am-12noon. Drop in social with coffee and bacon rolls. Profits to the Club and local charities. NB: Police Community Support Officer Mike Bolt will be available to provide an opportunity for residents to speak confidentially on any matters of local concern.  
Computer Club, Elizabeth House, 32 St Mary's Road, Upper Walmer, 10am-12noon. Help for newcomers to computing and for experienced users seeking advice on specific problems. £3 per session. Chitra
Health Walk: North Deal Stroll. Meets at Golf Road Community Centre, 10.30am. Routes cover the sand dunes by the side of Cinque Ports Golf Club, Deal promenade and surrounding countryside. The pace is fairly steady with tea or coffee during or after the walk. On occasions we take a bus to walk in alternative locations.

Walk Leaders:
Linda
01304 380787
Ann
07762 578065
See website
Breastfeeding Support Group, Blossom Children's Centre, The Downs C of E Primary School, Downs Road, Walmer, 1pm-2.30pm. Facebook group
Singing for Pleasure, Deal Community Church Hall, Stanley Road, Deal, 2pm-3pm. Learn folk songs from around the world; no experience necessary. Fee: £5 per session (every Tuesday in school term time). Natasha Greenham
07912 184808
Knitting for the Needy meeting. A knitting circle making items for babies/children in South Africa and the Ukraine, Walmer Baptist Church, Dover Road, Walmer, 2pm-4pm. 01304 364216
See website
 
Wednesday 6 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
HealthWalk, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 9.45am (for 10am) - 60-90mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0300 123 1220
See website

Deal Botanical Coloured Pencil Group, Golf Road Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, Deal, 10am - 12.30pm. Tuition and practice for experienced artists or beginners interested in botanical coloured pencil work. Varied programme of seasonal flowers, leaves, fruits, seeds etc.

Helen Hanson
01304 370250
Singing for Pleasure, Kingsdown Village Hall, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 2pm-3pm. Weekly session to learn folk songs from around the world; no experience necessary. Fee: £5 per session. Natasha Greenham
07912 184808

Landmark Show Choir Meeting, The Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, North Deal, 6.30pm-8pm. For adults (16years +); newcomers welcome.

Maddie Cordes
01304 239055
Walmer Parish Council Meeting, Parish Office, 8 The Strand, Walmer, 7pm. Monthly meeting of the full council. Open to the public with an opportunity for residents to raise matters of concern. Parish Clerk
01304 362363
See website
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. New members welcome. Mary Venables
01304 366087
See website
Great Mongeham Horticultural Society Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. Annual General Meeting. 01304 372237
01304 373816
See website
 
Thursday 7 November
Trinity Toddlers Group, Trinity Church (Wesley Hall), Union Road, Deal, 9.30am. Playgroup for pre-school children and their parents and carers; meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays during term-time. Church Steward
Walmer Mothers and Toddlers' Group, Methodist Chapel, Station Road, Walmer, 9.30am-11.30am. Meets Thursdays (during school term). See website
Litter Pick, Deal Rail Station (Triangle Area), 10.30am-1pm. Regular and new helpers welcome. Please e-mail for details and to advise if coming. Organised by DealWithIt group.
Facebook page
Friends4U Social Club Meeting, Royal Hotel, Beach Street, Deal, 10.30am-12.30pm. Social and friendship group for active over-50's. New members welcome. Peter Cartwright
01304 239571
See website
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. 07825 703352
Deal Scrabble Club Meeting, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 2pm. All abilities welcome. Myriam
01304 363525
Tea and Chat Social, St Nicholas Church, Church Lane, Ringwould, 2pm-3.30pm. Cakes, a cuppa and social activity for £1.50; all welcome. (Meets on first Thursday of each month.) 01304 373951
Deal Badminton Club, Tides Leisure Centre, Park Avenue, Deal, 2pm-4pm. Meet Mondays and Thursdays. Fee: £4 per session. Ron or Lesley
01304 364726
Deal Station Clean Up Crew, Deal Rail Station, off Queen Street, Deal, 2.30pm-4.30pm. Voluntary litter pick and "spuce up" project. New helpers welcome. Organised by DealWithIt group. Facebook page
William Thomson, The Astor Community Theatre, 7pm (doors open 6.30pm). The designer and author of The Book of Tides and The World of Tides. Tickets: £5. Astor Theatre
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 7pm–9pm. £1.50 per session. 01304 364216
See website
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7.30pm. All enthusiasts welcome.
See website
Facebook page
Great Mongeham Parish Council Meeting, Parish Hall, Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. Residents are welcome to attend. Parish Clerk
Mrs Sarah Wells
01304 614320
 
Friday 8 November
Friday Market - sale of local goods and produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 10am-4pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page

Lunchtime Yoga Class, The Landmark Centre (Cleary Hall), High Street, Deal, 1pm-2pm. See Friday 1 November listing for details.

Clare Lewis
07900 016796
Kingsdown Crafters Weekly Meeting, St John's Church, Kingsdown, 1pm-3pm. Support for all types of crafts. Fee: £1.50 (includes tea and biscuits). 01304 360850
01304 379307
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 1 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 852686
Walmer Women's Institute Meeting, Walmer Parish Hall, Dover Road, Walmer, 2pm-4pm. New members welcome. Demonstration - making Christmas Pastry. Margaret Musson
Secretary
01304 374010
Christmas Lights Auction 2019, Deal Angling Club (1919), 13 The Marina, Deal, 7pm for viewing, auction starts 7.30pm. Deal and Walmer Chamber of Trade's annual auction to raise funds for the Deal Christmas lights. Free admission; all welcome. See website
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. All abilities welcome. Brian
01304 851914
Charity Pub Quiz, Betteshanger Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 7.30pm for 8pm start. £3 per person; make own teams; bring own nibbles; bar on site. Please pre-book places. In support of Street Connect and Community Church Deal. Jess
07879 846559
Barb Jungr - Bob, Brel & Me, The Astor Community Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Tickets: £20. Astor Theatre
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm-11pm. Guest performers: Said the Maiden. Sue Watson
01304 360877
See website
 
Saturday 9 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Seafront Parkrun, starts on seafront area facing The Beach, Walmer, 9am. A 5km community timed run along the seafront to Deal Pier, back to Walmer Castle and returning to The Beach. Free and open to all - for fun or as part of a training plan. Details and registration form:
See website
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 9am-5pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page
Coffee Morning, Walmer Chapel, Station Road, Upper Walmer, 10am-12noon. Free refreshments. All welcome. 01304 268847
See website
Lifeboat Christmas Fair, The Kings Head, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 10am-12.30pm. Coffee, Raffle, RNLI Christmas Cards and Souvenirs. Everybody welcome. Raising funds for Walmer, Deal and District Branch of the RNLI.  
Sophie Lacemakers, Ripple Village Hall, corner of Sutton Road and Pommeus Lane, Ripple CT14 8JA, 10am-3pm. Lacemaking group, meets second Saturday of month. All welcome. Catherine Moss
01843 845827
Postcard Art, St George's Parish Hall, High Street, Deal, 10am-4pm. South East Artists' popular annual event. Up to 20 artists exhibit small-scale, original work, ready to hang: paintings, prints, textiles, photography, glass and mosaics. A great opportunity to buy some original art for yourself or family and friends for Christmas, all work priced at £20. Free entry; disabled access; parking nearby. Martin Cherry
Stereo MC, The Astor Community Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Tickets: £25-£30. Astor Theatre
 
Sunday 10 November
Remembrance Sunday
Junior Parkrun, Betteshanger Country Park, off A258 Deal-Sandwich Road, Sholden, nr Deal, 9am. A 2k timed run for juniors only (4-14 year olds); every Sunday. Free - but registration required. Details and registration form:
See website
Deal and District Motor Cycle Club Sunday "Ride Out", The Magnet pub, London Road, Deal, 9am, set off 9.30am. Facebook page
Deal All Stars FC Meeting, St Mary's RC Primary School, St Richard's Road, Deal, 9.30am-11am. Football training and social group for youngsters and adults with disabilities or special needs. New members welcome. Donna Spain
07547 103950
Cinque Ports Scooter Club Weekly "Ride-out", meet Deal Pier entrance 9.30am, set off 10am. New members welcome. Facebook page
Remembrance Sunday Services
Deal Remembrance Day Parade and Service, The War Memorial, Deal Hospital forecourt, London Road, Deal, assemble 10.30am, commences 10.50am. Wreaths will be laid by representatives of local civic and community organisations and the Silence observed at 11am. British Legion
website
St Andrew's Church, West Street, Deal, 10am-11.15am. Wreaths will be laid by St Andrew's Church, Guild of Macebearers and Men of Kent and Kentish Men. Public are also welcome to lay wreaths, flowers or tributes. Facebook page
Remembrance Sunday Worship, Walmer Baptist Church, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 10.30am-11.45am.  
Remembrance Day service with a concert band and Last Post, St Nicholas Church, London Road, Sholden, 10am. Facebook page
Remembrance Sunday Walk, meet Borrow Pitts Carpark, Kingsdown Road, Walmer CT14 7LH, 10.30am. Organised by Kent Ramblers (White Cliffs Group), this 7.5-mile circular walk includes the Hawkshill Freedown Airfield Memorial, where a minute's silence will be observed, and the Dover Patrol Memorial. Les
01303 863495
07526 557663
See website
Kites on the Beach, Walmer Beach near Borrow Pits Carpark, Kingsdown Road, Walmer, early afternoon (subject to weather conditions). Organised by members of the Kent Kiteflyers group.  
Hazel O'Connor - Halleljuha Moments, The Astor Community Theatre, 7.30pm (doors open 7pm). Tickets: £23. Astor Theatre
 
Events details More information
Monday 11 November
Tiny Toes Toddlers and Parents Group, Deal Community Church, Victoria Road, Deal, 10am-11.30am. For children up to and including 4 years. See Monday 4 November for details. 01304 373297

Nature into Art Group, Golf Road Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, Deal, 10am-12noon. A tutored art group working in watercolour, acrylics, mixed media, pastel, ink and coloured pencil - with the natural world as inspiration.

Helen Hanson
01304 370250
HealthWalk: from Betteshanger Village Social Club, off Circular Road, Betteshanger, CT14 0LT, 10.30am; duration 90mins. Free local walk - ideal those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. Pat
07930 361216
See website
Armistice Day Parade and Service, Deal Cemetery (Cross of Sacrifice War Memorial), Hamilton Road, Deal, assemble 10.30am, commences 10.50am; Silence at 11am. The public are invited to attend.  
Acts of Remembrance, St Mary's and St Saviours's Churches, Walmer, 11am.  

Deal Breastfeeding Support Group, St George's Church, St George's Road, Deal, 1.30pm-3.30pm. See Monday 4 November for details.

Tea and Chat Social, Ripple Village Hall, corner of Sutton Road and Pommeus Lane, Ripple CT14 8JA, 2pm. All welcome. Rosemary Davey
01304 374512
Kingsdown and Ringwould WI Meeting, Kingsdown Village Hall, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 2pm-4pm. Craft afternon. 01304 362333
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 2pm–4pm. £1.50 per session. 01304 364216
See website
Deal Badminton Club, Tides Leisure Centre, Park Avenue, Deal, 2pm-4pm. Meet Mondays and Thursdays. Fee: £4 per session. Ron or Lesley
01304 364726
Dead Hoarse Writers' Meeting, The Bar, 152 High Street, Deal, 7pm-9pm. Deal branch of the Thanet creative writing group. Writing workshop hosted by Gary Studley. New members welcome. Gary Studley
Facebook page
Ringwould with Kingsdown Parish Council Meeting, Village Hall, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 7pm. All welcome. Parish Clerk
01304 369791
Deal and Walmer Handelian Choral Society Weekly Rehearsal, Deal Community Church (former Victoria Baptist Church), Stanley Road, Deal, 7.30pm-9pm. New members welcome. Liz Sharp

See website

Astor Picture House: They Shall Not Grow Old (15), The Astor Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm. The Peter Jackson documentary that uses restored, colourised and retimed film footage to recreate the reality and humanity of war. Tickets: adults £8, concessions £7, Astor Friends £6, children £6.

Astor Theatre
 
Tuesday 12 November
Trinity Toddlers Playgroup, Trinity Church (Wesley Hall), Union Road, Deal, 9.30am. See Thursday 7 November for details. Church Steward
Weekly Coffee Morning, Betteshanger Sports and Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 10am-12noon. Drop in social with coffee and bacon rolls. Profits to the Club and local charities.  
Computer Club, Elizabeth House, 32 St Mary's Road, Upper Walmer, 10am-12noon. Help for newcomers to computing and experienced users. £3 per session. Chitra
Health Walk: North Deal Stroll. Meets at Golf Road Community Centre, 10.30am. For details, see Tuesday 5 November. See website
Breastfeeding Support Group, Blossom Children's Centre, The Downs C of E Primary School, Downs Road, Walmer, 1pm-2.30pm. Facebook group
Singing for Pleasure, Deal Community Church Hall, Stanley Road, Deal, 2pm-3pm. For details see Tuesday 5 November. 07912 184808
Knitting for the Needy meeting. A knitting circle making items for babies/children in South Africa and the Ukraine, Walmer Baptist Church, Dover Road, Walmer, 2pm-4pm. 01304 364216
See website
Ripple Bingo Club, Village Hall, corner of Sutton Road and Pommeus Lane, Ripple CT14 8JA, starts 7pm. All welcome. 01304 365573
Deal and District Branch of the Kent Family History Society Meeting, The Landmark Centre, (Cleary Hall), 129 High Street. Deal, 7pm for 7.30pm. Guest speaker: Mike Lucas on "Personal Experience and the Great War 1914-18”. Admission: Society members free; non members £2.
See website
Kingsdown Conservation Group Meeting, Ringwould and Kingsdown CoE School, Glen Road, Kingsdown, 7.30pm(refreshments) for 7.45pm start. Guest speaker: . Jenny Wall (author of The Curling's of Kingsdown) on "The Henrician Castles of East Kent". Everyone welcome; KCG members £3, non-members £6. Anne-Marie Martin
 
Wednesday 13 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Loose Fibres Craft Group Meeting, Ripple Village Hall, corner of Sutton Road and Pommeus Lane, Ripple CT14 8JA, 9.30am-12.30pm. Rita Rhodes
01304 365778
HealthWalk, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 9.45am (for 10am) - 60-90mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0300 123 1220
See website

Deal Botanical Coloured Pencil Group, Golf Road Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, Deal, 10am - 12.30pm. Tuition and practice for experienced artists or beginners interested in botanical coloured pencil work. Varied programme of seasonal flowers, leaves, fruits, seeds etc.

Helen Hanson
01304 370250
Chronic Illness Support Group Monthly Meeting, The Sir Norman Wisdom pub, Queen Street, Deal, 12noon-2pm. Friendly social "coffee and support" meet-up for those experiencing chronic health conditions. Belinda
07912 852640
Singing for Pleasure, Kingsdown Village Hall, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 2pm-3pm. For details see Wednesday 6 November. 07912 184808

Landmark Show Choir Meeting, The Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, North Deal, 6.30pm-8pm. For adults (16years +); newcomers welcome.

Maddie Cordes
01304 239055
Deal/Saint-Omer Twinning Society Meeting, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 7pm. Guest speaker: Paul Kennard on "The History of the Toastmaster". Entry is free for members; guests pay £5 (which includes a finger buffet with wine); please pre-book to facilitate catering. Book places:

See website
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 6 November for details. Mary Venables
01304 366087
Great Mongeham Badminton Club Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. All abilities welcome. Ian
01304 366146
Learn to Dance Modern Jive, Royal British Legion (Downs) Social Club, 20 Market Street, Deal, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Weekly session, ideal for beginners. Fee: £5 per person (pay on the night). Facebook page
 
Thursday 14 November
Trinity Toddlers Playgroup, Trinity Church (Wesley Hall), Union Road, Deal, 9.30am. See Thursday 7 November for details. Church Steward
Walmer Mothers and Toddlers' Group, Methodist Chapel, Station Road, Walmer, 9.30am-11.30am. Meets Thursdays (during school term). See website
Friends4U Social Club Meeting, Royal Hotel, Beach Street, Deal, 10.30am-12.30pm. See Thursday 7 November listing for details. 01304 239571
See website
Deal Scrabble Club Meeting, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 2pm. All abilities welcome. Myriam
01304 363525
Deal Badminton Club, Tides Leisure Centre, Park Avenue, Deal, 2pm-4pm. Meet Mondays and Thursdays. Fee: £4 per session. Ron or Lesley
01304 364726
Oceans (Kander Care) Disco, The Ocean Rooms, 32-36 Queen Street, Deal, 6.30pm-8.30pm. A fortnightly disco for anyone with learning difficulties or disabilities. Refreshments available; full wheelchair access. Entry: £3 (includes a raffle). 07854 739375
Facebook page
Ripple Parish Council Meeting, Ripple Village Hall, corner of Sutton Road and Pommeus Lane, Ripple CT14 8JA, 7pm. All residents welcome. 01304 364406
See website
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 7pm–9pm. £1.50 per session. 01304 364216
See website
Deal Camcorder Club Meeting, 43 Victoria Road, Deal, 7.30pm. New members welcome. Meets on second and fourth Thursdays in the month. 01304 373880
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7.30pm. All enthusiasts welcome.
See website
Facebook page
The History Project, The Astor Community Theatre, 7.30pm (doors open 7pm). Monthly talks and features on local history. Entry: £5. Astor Theatre
St Martin's Women's Institute Meeting, The Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. Visitors and new members are welcome. Guest speaker: Mary Smith on "A Schoolgirl’s War". Wendy Marshall
01304 365687
 
Friday 15 November
Friday Market - sale of local goods and produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 10am-4pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page

Lunchtime Yoga Class, The Landmark Centre (Cleary Hall), High Street, Deal, 1pm-2pm. See Friday 1 November listing for details.

Clare Lewis
07900 016796
Kingsdown Crafters Weekly Meeting, St John's Church, Kingsdown, 1pm-3pm. Support for all types of crafts. Fee: £1.50 (includes tea and biscuits). 01304 360850
01304 379307
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 1 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 852686
Christmas Market, St Mary's Church, St Clare Road, Upper Walmer, 5pm-8pm. Range of stalls - plus mulled wine and mince pies. In support of Walmer Parish Churches. Church Office
01304 366605
Talk: "A Childhood in North Deal", The Saracen's Head pub, Alfred Square, Deal, 7pm for 7.30pm. Local historian and author Gregory Holyoake on being born and brought up in Deal's Middle Street area. Plus a raffle; and collection in support of the local Defibrillator Fund. Facebook page
Music Quiz, Kingsdown Village Hall, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 7.30pm-11pm. Teams of up to six; bring own eats and drinks. Tickets: £10 per person (include raffle ticket). Raising funds for research into Norrie Disease, a rare genetic condition with no cure; children are born blind, with deafness increasing in adolescence. Jane
01304 373774
07532 109972
Kerry
07708 913976
Lyric Sounds - an evening of song, The Deal Centre, 3 Park Street, Deal, 7.30pm. Lyric Sounds are a local group of musical friends who perform together regularly and as soloists all over the South East. They sing works from a wide range of genres, including opera, oratorio, musical theatre, world music and even Music Hall! An evening of music and laughter. Tickets: £5. Booking:
Deal Centre Reception
01304 372608
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. All abilities welcome. Brian
01304 851914
Tony Stockwell - Psychic Medium, The Astor Community Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Tickets: £20/£22. Astor Theatre
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. Sue Watson
01304 360877
See website
 
Saturday 16 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Seafront Parkrun, starts on seafront area facing The Beach, Walmer, 9am. A 5km community timed run along the seafront to Deal Pier, back to Walmer Castle and returning to The Beach. Free and open to all - for fun or as part of a training plan. Details and registration form:
See website
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 9am-5pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page
Coffee Morning, Walmer Chapel, Station Road, Upper Walmer, 10am-12noon. Free refreshments. All welcome. 01304 268847
See website
Fete, The Alma Pub, West Street, Deal, 10am-3pm. Sale of cupcakes, homemade Jewellery, homemade biscuits and sweets; plus an adult and children's tombola, cuddly toy tombola and general tabletop sale. Raising funds for the Community Driving School project. See website
Coffee Morning, Kingsdowm Village Hall, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 11am-1pm. Stalls; bacon rolls; lucky dip. To book a stall please contact Jane. In aid of research for Norrie Disease, a rare genetic condition with, currently, no cure. Jane
01304 373774
07532 109972
A Guided Tour of the Castle, Deal Castle, Marine Road, Deal, commencing 12noon in the Gatehouse. Normal charges apply: adult £7.60, child (5-17 years) £4.60, concession £6.80, family (2 adults, up to 3 children) £19.80, free for English Heritage members. 01304 372762
Deal and Walmer Handelian Society Concert, St Mary's Church, St Clare Road, Upper Walmer, 7.30pm. Hayden's Harmony Mass and Faure's Requiem. Tickets £12; students and under-16s £6; available on the door. See website
Geno Washington and The Ram Jam Band, The Astor Community Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Tickets: £21-£25. Astor Theatre
 
Sunday 17 November
Junior Parkrun, Betteshanger Country Park, off A258 Deal-Sandwich Road, Sholden, nr Deal, 9am. A 2k timed run for juniors only (4-14 year olds); every Sunday. Free - but registration required. Details and registration form:
See website
Deal and District Motor Cycle Club Sunday "Ride Out", The Magnet pub, London Road, Deal, 9am, set off 9.30am. Facebook page
Deal All Stars FC Meeting, St Mary's RC Primary School, St Richard's Road, Deal, 9.30am-11am. Football training and social group for youngsters and adults with disabilities or special needs. New members welcome. Donna Spain
07547 103950
Cinque Ports Scooter Club Weekly "Ride-out", meet Deal Pier entrance 9.30am, set off 10am. New members welcome. Facebook page
Beach Clean, Sandown Castle, North Deal, meet at 10am. Community litter pick; all regular and new helpers welcome. Equipment and collection bags provided. See website
Deal Town FC Christmas Fayre, The Charles Ground, St Leonard's Road, Deal, 1pm-4pm. Free admission. Facebook page
LDN Wrestling, The Astor Community Theatre, 3pm (doors open 2.30pm). Tickets: £14, concessions £12, children (under 16) £11, family of four £40. Astor Theatre
 
Events details More information
Monday 18 November
Tiny Toes Toddlers and Parents Group, Deal Community Church, Victoria Road, Deal, 10am-11.30am. See Monday 5 November for details. 01304 373297

Nature into Art Group, Golf Road Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, Deal, 10am-12noon. A tutored art group working in watercolour, acrylics, mixed media, pastel, ink and coloured pencil - with the natural world as inspiration.

Helen Hanson
01304 370250
HealthWalk: from Betteshanger Village Social Club, off Circular Road, Betteshanger, CT14 0LT, 10.30am; duration 90mins. Free local walk - ideal those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. Pat
07930 361216
See website
Pop-Up Cafe and Information Hub, Ripple Village Hall, corner of Sutton Road and Pommeus Lane, Ripple CT14 8JA, 10.30am-12.30pm. Free social event - with information and advice on local services. All welcome.  

Deal Breastfeeding Support Group, St George's Church, St George's Road, Deal, 1.30pm-3.30pm. See Monday 4 November for details.

Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 2pm–4pm. £1.50 per session. 01304 364216
See website
Deal Badminton Club, Tides Leisure Centre, Park Avenue, Deal, 2pm-4pm. Meet Mondays and Thursdays. Fee: £4 per session. Ron or Lesley
01304 364726
NTLive - Hansard by Simon Wood, The Astor Community Theatre, 7.30pm (doors open 7pm). Starring Lindsay Duncan and Alex Jennings. Tickets: £19; under-25’s free entry (subject to availability). Astor Theatre
Deal and Walmer Handelian Choral Society Weekly Rehearsal, Deal Community Church (former Victoria Baptist Church), Stanley Road, Deal, 7.30pm-9pm. New members welcome. Liz Sharp

See website
 
Tuesday 19 November
Trinity Toddlers Playgroup, Trinity Church (Wesley Hall), Union Road, Deal, 9.30am. See Thursday 7 November for details. Church Steward
Weekly Coffee Morning, Betteshanger Sports and Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 10am-12noon. Drop in social with coffee and bacon rolls. Profits to the Club and local charities.  
Computer Club, Elizabeth House, 32 St Mary's Road, Upper Walmer, 10am-12noon. Help for newcomers to computing and experienced users. £3 per session. Chitra
Health Walk: North Deal Stroll. Meets at Golf Road Community Centre, 10.30am. For details, see Tuesday 5 November. See website
Breastfeeding Support Group, Blossom Children's Centre, The Downs C of E Primary School, Downs Road, Walmer, 1pm-2.30pm. Facebook group
Singing for Pleasure, Deal Community Church Hall, Stanley Road, Deal, 2pm-3pm. For details see Tuesday 5 November. 07912 184808
Knitting for the Needy meeting. A knitting circle making items for babies/children in South Africa and the Ukraine, Walmer Baptist Church, Dover Road, Walmer, 2pm-4pm. 01304 364216
See website
Ripple Bingo Club, Village Hall, corner of Sutton Road and Pommeus Lane, Ripple CT14 8JA, starts 7pm. All welcome. 01304 365573
 
Wednesday 20 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
HealthWalk, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 9.45am (for 10am) - 60-90mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0300 123 1220
See website

Deal Botanical Coloured Pencil Group, Golf Road Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, Deal, 10am - 12.30pm. Tuition and practice for experienced artists or beginners interested in botanical coloured pencil work. Varied programme of seasonal flowers, leaves, fruits, seeds etc.

Helen Hanson
01304 370250
Singing for Pleasure, Kingsdown Village Hall, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 2pm-3pm. For details see Wednesday 6 November. 07912 184808
Fashion Show, Trinity Church, Union Road, Deal, 2pm-4pm (doors open 1.30pm). Tickets: £5 (pre-booking required). Fashions by Travelling Trends. In support of the Dementia UK charity. Tickets:
Mary
01304 369960
Mongeham and Ripple Womens Institute Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 2.30pm-4.30pm. Annual General Meeting. Patricia Scott Bradford
01304 364769

Landmark Show Choir Meeting, The Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, North Deal, 6.30pm-8pm. For adults (16years +); newcomers welcome.

Maddie Cordes
01304 239055
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 6 November for details. Mary Venables
01304 366087
Great Mongeham Badminton Club Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. All abilities welcome. Ian
01304 366146
Learn to Dance Modern Jive, Royal British Legion (Downs) Social Club, 20 Market Street, Deal, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Weekly session, ideal for beginners. Fee: £5 per person (pay on the night). Facebook page
 
Thursday 21 November
Trinity Toddlers Playgroup, Trinity Church (Wesley Hall), Union Road, Deal, 9.30am. See Thursday 7 November for details. Church Steward
Walmer Mothers and Toddlers' Group, Methodist Chapel, Station Road, Walmer, 9.30am-11.30am. Meets Thursdays (during school term). See website
Friends4U Social Club Meeting, Royal Hotel, Beach Street, Deal, 10.30am-12.30pm. See Thursday 7 November listing for details. 01304 239571
See website
The Astor Palm Court Orchestra, The Astor Community Theatre, 2pm (doors open 1.30pm). Popular light music. Tickets: £9 (includes tea and cake). Astor Theatre
Deal Scrabble Club Meeting, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 2pm. All abilities welcome. Myriam
01304 363525
Deal Badminton Club, Tides Leisure Centre, Park Avenue, Deal, 2pm-4pm. Meet Mondays and Thursdays. Fee: £4 per session. Ron or Lesley
01304 364726
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 7pm–9pm. £1.50 per session. 01304 364216
See website

Deal & District Flower Club, The Astor Community Theatre, 7.30pm (doors open 6.30pm). Festive flower arranging with Alan Smith. Tickets: £10 (on the door); members free.

Tickets
01304 369960
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7.30pm. All enthusiasts welcome.
See website
Facebook page
Great Mongeham Society AGM, Parish Hall, Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm-9pm. Annual General Meeting, followed by a quiz or games. See website
St. Nicholas Players present "Fawlty Towers”, Ringwould Village Hall, A258 Dover Road, Ringwould, 7.30pm. Tickets: £5. Further performances on Friday 22 and Saturday 23 November. Box office:
01303 246527

 

Friday 22 November
Friday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 10am-4pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page

Lunchtime Yoga Class, The Landmark Centre (Cleary Hall), High Street, Deal, 1pm-2pm. See Friday 1 November listing for details.

Clare Lewis
07900 016796
Kingsdown Crafters Weekly Meeting, St John's Church, Kingsdown, 1pm-3pm. Support for all types of crafts. Fee: £1.50 (includes tea and biscuits). 01304 360850
01304 379307
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 1 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 852686
Tea Dance, The Astor Community Theatre, 2pm (doors open 1.30pm). Meet new friends and learn new steps with resident instructors Andy and Patrick. Tickets: £5 (includes tea and cake). Astor Theatre

Christmas Lights Switch-on, High Street, Deal, 6pm-7.30pm. The timetable...

  • 6pm: Deal Radio on stage.
  • 6.15pm: Snow machines turned on.
  • 6.25pm: Deal Carnival Court on stage.
  • 6.35pm: The Mayor, Father Christmas and his helpers on stage.
  • 6.40pm: Lights organisers Deal Chamber of Trade.
  • 6.45pm: Royal Marines Pantomime on stage and the Deal Town singalong.
  • 7.15pm: The Countdown and Lights Switch-on.
See website
Christmas Lights Switch-on After Party, The Landmark Centre (Hollingworth Hall), High Street, Deal, 7.30pm-11pm (doors open 7.15pm). Live music and disco. Tickets: adults £2 (plus 20p booking fee); under-16's free. Pre-booking advisable. Raising funds for Deal Christmas Lights. Book tickets:
See website
An Evening for all Jazz Fans, Linden Hall Studio, 32 St George’s Road, Deal, 7pm–9.30pm. Screening of two films: "Jazz Americans In Paris" and "The Jazz Ambassadors". Free entry (retiring collection for DMA Jazz Journey Education Project). Booking essential. See website
01227 786111
An Audience with King Henry VIII, The Astor Community Theatre, 7.30pm (doors open 7pm). Tickets: £16; under 25s free. Astor Theatre
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. All abilities welcome. Brian
01304 851914
St. Nicholas Players present "Fawlty Towers”, Ringwould Village Hall, A258 Dover Road, Ringwould, 7.30pm. Tickets: £5. Box office:
01303 246527
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. Sue Watson
01304 360877
See website
Music and Fun, Betteshanger Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 8pm. Musica entertainment with Aaron Ritchie, Jamie Cribben, Andy Hamshare, Jane Dunford, Lesley Ross, Jenny Blackwell and John Brown. Plus a raffle, tombola and range of stalls. Entry £5. Raising funds for the Pilgrims Hospices and Bipolar UK charities.  
 
Saturday 23 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Seafront Parkrun, starts on seafront area facing The Beach, Walmer, 9am. A 5km community timed run along the seafront to Deal Pier, back to Walmer Castle and returning to The Beach. Free and open to all - for fun or as part of a training plan. Details and registration form:
See website
Christmas Fair, St George's Hall, off High Street, Deal, 9am-1pm. Organised by the League of Friends for Deal Hospital.  
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 9am-5pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page
Coffee Morning, Walmer Chapel, Station Road, Upper Walmer, 10am-12noon. Free refreshments. All welcome. 01304 268847
See website
Christmas Fair, St Andrew's Church Hall, West Street, Deal, 10am-1pm. Gift, bric-a-brac, toys and cake stalls; Santa's Grotto; raffle, bottle stall and children's corner.  
Creative Jazz Orchestra, The Goodwin Academy, Hamilton Road, Deal CT14 9BD, 10am-4pm. Two-day music workshop - with musical director Joe Browne; try new things, create music, explore improvisation and have fun. Open to all ages, all abilities, all instruments. Free to attend but booking essential (voluntary donation of £10 appreciated). Continues Sunday 24 November. Booking:
Ros Russell
07927 781536

See website
A Guided Tour of the Castle, Deal Castle, Marine Road, Deal, commencing 12noon in the Gatehouse. Normal charges apply: adult £7.60, child (5-17 years) £4.60, concession £6.80, family (2 adults, up to 3 children) £19.80, free for English Heritage members. 01304 372762
Church of St. Mary the Virgin Christmas Bazaar, Ripple Village Hall, corner of Sutton Road and Pommeus Lane, Ripple CT14 8JA, 2pm-4pm. Christmas goods, raffle, stalls, cakes and refreshments.  

Christmas 60s/70s Night, Deal Victoria & Barns Close Cricket Club, Court Road, Upper Walmer, from 7pm. With Martin's Mobile Disco. Tickets £7.50 (include supper). For inquiries and tickets please contact Heather. Supporting Kent and Canterbury Hospital Cancer Care Club.

Heather Morgan
01304 363710
07896 507507
Facebook page
Quiz Night, The Alma, 126 West Street, Deal, 7.30pm. Tables for 6 or 8; bring own nibbles but drinks from the bar. Door prize of a bottle of wine, a raffle during the interval and "Heads and Tails" to finish the evening. All funds raised will be used for local charities and good causes. Organised by Deal and Walmer Lions Club. Book places:
Alan
07735 091289
Ken
07950 938857
St. Nicholas Players present "Fawlty Towers”, Ringwould Village Hall, A258 Dover Road, Ringwould, 7.30pm. Tickets: £5. Box office:
01303 246527
Private Widdle Social Club, The Astor Community Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Adult comedy cabaret. Tickets: £20. Astor Theatre
 
Sunday 24 November
Junior Parkrun, Betteshanger Country Park, off A258 Deal-Sandwich Road, Sholden, nr Deal, 9am. A 2k timed run for juniors only (4-14 year olds); every Sunday. Free - but registration required. Details and registration form:
See website
Deal and District Motor Cycle Club Sunday "Ride Out", The Magnet pub, London Road, Deal, 9am, set off 9.30am. Facebook page
Deal All Stars FC Meeting, St Mary's RC Primary School, St Richard's Road, Deal, 9.30am-11am. Football training and social group for youngsters and adults with disabilities or special needs. New members welcome. Donna Spain
07547 103950
Cinque Ports Scooter Club Weekly "Ride-out", meet Deal Pier entrance 9.30am, set off 10am. New members welcome. Facebook page
Creative Jazz Orchestra, The Goodwin Academy, Hamilton Road, Deal CT14 9BD, 10.30am with a Concert at 6pm. Two-day music workshop. See Saturday 23 November for details. See website
Vintage and Classic Cars Display, The Plough Inn, Church Lane, Ripple, 11.30am-2pm. All welcome. 01304 360209
Charity Trivia Quiz, British Legion Clubroom, Market Street, Deal, 2pm for 2.30pm start. In aid of Parkinson's UK charity.  
 
Events details More information
Monday 25 November
Tiny Toes Toddlers and Parents Group, Deal Community Church, Victoria Road, Deal, 10am-11.30am. For children up to and including 4 years. See Monday 4 November for details. 01304 373297
HealthWalk: from Betteshanger Village Social Club, off Circular Road, Betteshanger, CT14 0LT, 10.30am; duration 90mins. Free local walk - ideal those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. Pat
07930 361216
See website

Deal Breastfeeding Support Group, St George's Church, St George's Road, Deal, 1.30pm-3.30pm. See Monday 4 November for details.

Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 2pm–4pm. £1.50 per session. 01304 364216
See website
Deal Badminton Club, Tides Leisure Centre, Park Avenue, Deal, 2pm-4pm. Meet Mondays and Thursdays. Fee: £4 per session. Ron or Lesley
01304 364726
Deal and Walmer Handelian Choral Society Weekly Rehearsal, Deal Community Church, Stanley Road, Deal, 7.30pm-9pm. New members welcome. Liz Sharp

See website
Kingsdown Garden Society Monthly Meeting, Ringwould and Kingsdown CE Primary School, Glen Road, Kingsdown, 7.30pm. Members' Christmas party. T. Ridley Ellis
01304 381084
See website

Astor Picture House: Diego Maradona (12A), The Astor Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm. The career of the celebrated football player. Tickets: adults £8, concessions £7, Astor Friends £6, children £6.

Astor Theatre
 
Tuesday 26 November
Trinity Toddlers Playgroup, Trinity Church (Wesley Hall), Union Road, Deal, 9.30am. See Thursday 1 November for details. Church Steward
Weekly Coffee Morning, Betteshanger Sports and Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 10am-12noon. Drop in social with coffee and bacon rolls. Profits to the Club and local charities.  
Computer Club, Elizabeth House, 32 St Mary's Road, Upper Walmer, 10am-12noon. Help for newcomers to computing and experienced users. £3 per session. Chitra
Health Walk: North Deal Stroll. Meets at Golf Road Community Centre, 10.30am. For details, see Tuesday 5 November. See website
Breastfeeding Support Group, Blossom Children's Centre, The Downs C of E Primary School, Downs Road, Walmer, 1pm-2.30pm. Facebook group
Singing for Pleasure, Deal Community Church Hall, Stanley Road, Deal, 2pm-3pm. For details see Tuesday 5 November. 07912 184808
Knitting for the Needy meeting. A knitting circle making items for babies/children in South Africa and the Ukraine, Walmer Baptist Church, Dover Road, Walmer, 2pm-4pm. 01304 364216
See website
Deal Town Council Meeting, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 7.15pm. Meeting of the full council. The public are welcome to attend. 01304 361999
See website
Winter Floral Tales with Mig Kimpton, The Astor Community Theatre, 7.30pm (doors open 7pm). Multi award winning floral designer Mig Kimpton. Tickets: £15 (special offers available). Astor Theatre
 
Wednesday 27 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Loose Fibres Craft Group Meeting, Ripple Village Hall, corner of Sutton Road and Pommeus Lane, Ripple CT14 8JA, 9.30am-12.30pm. Rita Rhodes
01304 365778
HealthWalk, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 9.45am (for 10am) - 60-90mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0300 123 1220
See website
Singing for Pleasure, Kingsdown Village Hall, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 2pm-3pm. For details see Wednesday 6 November. 07912 184808

Landmark Show Choir Meeting, The Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, North Deal, 6.30pm-8pm. For adults (16years +); newcomers welcome.

Maddie Cordes
01304 239055
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 6 November for details. Mary Venables
01304 366087
Great Mongeham Badminton Club Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. All abilities welcome. Ian
01304 366146
Learn to Dance Modern Jive, Royal British Legion (Downs) Social Club, 20 Market Street, Deal, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Weekly session, ideal for beginners. Fee: £5 per person (pay on the night). Facebook page
 
Thursday 28 November
St Andrew's Day
Trinity Toddlers Playgroup, Trinity Church (Wesley Hall), Union Road, Deal, 9.30am. See Thursday 7 November for details. Church Steward
Walmer Mothers and Toddlers' Group, Methodist Chapel, Station Road, Walmer, 9.30am-11.30am. Meets Thursdays (during school term). See website
Friends4U Social Club Meeting, Royal Hotel, Beach Street, Deal, 10.30am-12.30pm. See Thursday 7 November listing. 01304 239571
See website
Deal Scrabble Club Meeting, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 2pm. All abilities welcome. Myriam
01304 363525
Deal Badminton Club, Tides Leisure Centre, Park Avenue, Deal, 2pm-4pm. Meet Mondays and Thursdays. Fee: £4 per session. Ron or Lesley
01304 364726
Oceans (Kander Care) Disco, The Ocean Rooms, 32-36 Queen Street, Deal, 6.30pm-8.30pm. A fortnightly disco for anyone with learning difficulties or disabilities. Refreshments available; full wheelchair access. Entry: £3 (includes a raffle). 07854 739375
Facebook page
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 7pm–9pm. £1.50 per session. 01304 364216
See website
NTLive - Present Laughter by Noël Coward, The Astor Community Theatre, 7pm (doors open 6.30pm). Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy. Tickets: £19; under-25’s free entry (subject to availability). Astor Theatre
Concert by The Ringlemere Ensemble, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 7pm. Programme includes works by Mahler, Mozart and Brahms. Tickets: £10 (available on the door or by reservation). Booking
07851 799692
Quiz Night, Deal Victoria and Barns Close Cricket Club, Court Road, Upper Walmer, 7pm for 7.30pm start. entry £2; all welcome - booking not required. In aid of Save The Children Fund. See website
Deal Camcorder Club Meeting, 43 Victoria Road, Deal, 7.30pm. New members welcome. Meets on second and fourth Thursdays in the month. 01304 373880
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7.30pm. All enthusiasts welcome.
See website
Facebook page
 
Friday 29 November
Friday Market - sale of local goods and produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 10am-4pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page

Lunchtime Yoga Class, The Landmark Centre (Cleary Hall), High Street, Deal, 1pm-2pm. See Friday 1 November listing for details.

Clare Lewis
07900 016796
Kingsdown Crafters Weekly Meeting, St John's Church, Kingsdown, 1pm-3pm. Support for all types of crafts. Fee: £1.50 (includes tea and biscuits). 01304 360850
01304 379307
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 1 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 852686
Bingo, The Royal British Legion (Downs) Social Club, 20 Market Street, Deal, 7pm for 7.45pm start. Everyone welcome; meet new friends. Entry: £2. 01304 380405
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Parish Hall, 170 Mongeham Road, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. All abilities welcome. Brian
01304 851914
Comedy Bingo Night with Peter Perke, The Astor Community Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Retro Cabaret Bingo with legendary comedy caller Pete Perk. It's Bingo but not as you know it, with incredible vintage prizes and bonkers guest performers. Tickets: £18. Astor Theatre
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. Sue Watson
01304 360877
See website
 
Saturday 30 November
Free Parking. Dover District Council is encouraging people to "shop local" and see the Christmas Lights, by offering free parking in its own off-street car parks today (Saturday 30 November). NB: On-street parking places or privately-owned car parks, such as Sainsbury’s in Deal, are NOT included and all parking charges and restrictions will still apply. See website
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Seafront Parkrun, starts on seafront area facing The Beach, Walmer, 9am. A 5km community timed run along the seafront to Deal Pier, back to Walmer Castle and returning to The Beach. Free and open to all - for fun or as part of a training plan. Details and registration form:
See website
The Village Community Market, The Warehouse, Sondes Road, Deal, 9am-5pm. Goods and services by local artisans and traders. Facebook page
Coffee Morning, Walmer Chapel, Station Road, Upper Walmer, 10am-12noon. Free refreshments. All welcome. 01304 268847
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Eco Christmas Fair, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 10am-1pm. An alternative Christmas fair with crafts, local produce, live music, workshops, information and decoration and present ideas for a merry and greener Christmas. Free entry. An East Kent Climate Action event. Facebook page
Arts and Crafts Fair, Ringwould Village Hall, A258 Dover Road, Ringwould CT14 8HL, 10am-4.30pm. Artists original paintings, prints, ceramics, glass, textiles and mosaics including small gifts such as jewellery and greetings cards. Ideal for people looking for original and affordable ideas for Christmas gifts. Entry Free. Continues tomorrow (Sunday 1 December). A South East Artists event. Martin Cherry
Fish Supper, St Andrew's Church Hall, West Street, Deal, 6.30pm. Tickets: £10 (include glass of wine); pre-booking essential. Booking:
07792 984739
Deal Rotary Club Quiz Night, The Landmark Centre (Cleary Hall), High Street, Deal, 6.30pm-10.30pm. £5 per person (no booking, just turn up). American Supper theme; no drinks as there is a bar. Proceeds provide gift of an Usborne Dictionary to all local primary school children.  
Purple Zeppelin, The Astor Community Theatre, 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin tribute. Tickets: £18-£23. Astor Theatre

 

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