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@ Sheringham Community Paper - Issue 178 - 1st November 2015

Sheringham Carnival LogoSHERINGHAM LIGHTS UP!

Sheringham Christmas Lights Switch On

20th November 6:30pm

Host for the night - Tony Nelson, Town Crier

5pm North Norfolk Radio Face Painting and Mystico the Magician in The Little Theatre.

Visit Father Christmas in the Clock Tower.

5:30pm The Wicked Witch and dancers from the cast of Cinderella.

5:45pm Sheringham Primary School Choir

6:00pm The Salvation Army Band

6:15pm Presentation of The Chamber of Trade's “Best Dressed Shop” Competition.

6:25pm The “Lights Up!” Christmas song from the show.

6:30pm Christmas lights switch on where the White Witch from Narnia is banished by the Carnival Queen and children bring Christmas back to Sheringham. Hooray!

The Mayor, Mr David Gooch, will be presenting a cheque to Sheringham Carnival as a donation to the cost of the Town’s Christmas Lights, on behalf of the Town Council.

Look out for: Hot chestnuts, Hog Roast, Croque Monsieur, McMillan Charity Stall and late night shopping.

Also: Whatknot! Live set 8-10pm Outside Oddfellows Hall

Please note: there will be a road closure from 4pm ish (we will keep the road open as long as possible) and it will re-open by 8pm at the latest.

It’s that time of year again when Sheringham Carnival Association must hold its Annual General Meeting and a formal notice is given below. Everyone is welcome ; please think about whether you could spare a few hours to help out at the Carnival events or with all the preparation beforehand. Do you have any ideas you would like to put forward?

The committee would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has assisted with or otherwise supported all Carnival Events this year – Christmas Lights, Viking Festival, Sea Fishing Festival, Carnival, Forties Weekend (town events) – whatever role you played made each event a success! We do really hope more people will volunteer to enable Carnival Events 2016 to be equally successful.

Notice is hereby given of the
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To be held on
Wednesday 25th November 2015

7.30pm PROMPT at The Oddfellows Hall, Sheringham

According to the Constitution of Sheringham Carnival Association Ltd, all existing officers and governors must stand down each year, but can offer themselves for re-election, along with any other interested parties. The following positions of Officers and Governors will become vacant:


Nominations for these posts should be submitted, together with the names of the proposer and seconder, and a written acceptance of the nominee to the Retiring Chairperson or Retiring Vice-Chairperson 7 days before the Annual General Meeting. If you wish to vote for officers at the AGM, you must fill out a Membership Form and be included on the register of Members. These will be available at the AGM.


1 Minutes of the previous AGM
2 Matters arising from the minutes
3 Chairman’s report
4 Treasurer’s report including adoption of the accounts
5 Election of Officers/Governors
6 Election of Auditors
7 Election of other Posts
8 Any Other Business (previously notified to the Retiring Chairman (Stuart McClean, 14 Barford Rd, Sheringham) or the Retiring Vice-Chairman (Paul Starling of Starling’s) 7 days in advance)