This page contains lists of Organisations in Wells who have put data on the former ICON data retreival system in the local library.(Plus a few extra ones not on the ICON system) (Note that FREE internet access is now available for Wells Library users)

Business

  • Wells Field Study Centre Norfolk County Council ,Christine West, Polka Rd
  • Workers Educational Association, WEA Wells Branch,  John Stannard 01328 710752

Children

Health Welfare & Charities

  • Wells Nelson Club: a social club for the over 70’s, 1st and 3rd Thursdays, temporarily in Methodist Hall, Theatre Rd. Contact: Margaret 710408 or Alison 711119 alisonbowles3@gmail.com
  • Carers Support Group Norfolk Social Services Fakenham Tel 01328 863241
  • Wells Carers Support Group, meet 2nd Thuresday of each month at Collingwood Hall, 2-4PM, tel 01328 710501
  • Citizens Advice Bureau , Quaker Meeting House, 4th Wednesday of month, 10am
  • Royal British Legion Wells & District Mrs B.C.Emmerson 11 Northfield Crescent Tel 01328 710668
  • Wells & District Day Centre (for the Elderly and Physically Handicapped) Mrs L.Andrews 6 Park Rd Tel 01328 711425
  • Wells & District Lifeguard Club Miss Emma Curtis (chairperson) 8 Gales Rd, tel 01328 710913 or Alan Beck (Treasurer) 2 Northfield Av tel 01328 710808 Email Al.Beck@wells53.fsnet.co.uk
    (Summer Beach Patrol & Teaching of Lifesaving)
  • Wells & District Pensioners Association. Sec.  Mr Reg Rush Tel 01328 710681 (Pressure Group for Pensioners Rights and Interests)
  • Wells Good Companions Club Mrs L.Stiles 4 Gales Court Tel 01328 710819
  • Wells Lifeboat Guild, Barbara Banfield, 01328 710341 (Local Lifeboat Charity)
  • Wells and District Day Centre (For the over 60's and physically handicapped) Lynette Andrews 711425. - e-mail: DayCentre@linnybythesea.plus.com
  • Coastal Connections, activities for the over 35, Tel Chrissy 01263-822807 or John 01328-823363

Heritage Amenity Environmental

  • Wells & District Community Bus Mrs M.Kerr 19 Market Lane Tel 01328 711136
    (This bus is run by volunteers to provide transport for the local community)
  • Wells & Walsingham Light Railway Cmdr R.W.Francis Tel 01328 710631
  • Wells Local History Group Mr Mike Welland (Social and Educational Collect Historical 'Material' regarding their Area)

Hobbies

  • Outreach Singers Miss K.Clodd 7 Church Plain Tel 01328 711312 (Christian Outreach through Music)
  • Wells Art Group , Doreen Woods, 2A CHurch St, Wells, 01328 711985
  • Wells Carnival & Regatta Committee --------?
  • Wells School of Dance Sheila Owen 28 Waveney Close Tel 01328 710314
    (Imperial Society of Teachers of dance Ballet Tap Modern and national Folk)
  • Come Dancing, Ballroom, Latin, Line, Salsa, Rock&Roll, Jacqueline Gray, 01328 711771
  • Wells Photographic Group, meets upstairs at Edinburgh Hotel 3rd Thursday each month, backinnorfolk@yahoo.co.uk

Homes & Accomodation (Wells & District)

  • Blakeney Neighbourhood Housing Society, c/o Blakeney Downs House, Morston Road, Blakeney, NR25 7BG
    (Providing Homes at low rents for local persons in  housing need)

Religious Organisations

  • Friends of St Nicholas Church The Rector Tel 01328 710107 (The Advancement of Public Religion)
  • Religious Society of Friends George Knox Crooks Cottage Burnham Overy Town Tel 01328 738731

Social

  • Probus Club G.W.Scott-Giles Secretary Tel 01328 711883
  • Wells & District Lions Club Robin Golding 64 Staithe St tel 01328 710553
  • Wells War Memorial Institue Club Mr F.G.Robbins Tel 01328 711386 (Licensed Club with Snooker Pool and Darts facilities)
  • Womens Institute , , Hire of Hall Carol Green 01328 712078.(cater for parties)

Sports

  • WellCom Carpet Bowls and Social Club Mrs Claire Tabor 3 Marsh Lane Tel 01328 711015
  • Wells & District School Amateur Swimming Club Mrs G. Clark Lansdowne Warham Rd Tel 01328 711131
  • Badminton Club Marie Matthews Tel 01328 710562
  • Tennis Club Lynn Pigney, Chairman – tel. 01328 710347, Mike Walker, Hon. Secretary – tel. 01328 710752
  • Elsmith Bowls and Croquet Club, tel 01328 711992, Terry Corbishley
  • Wells Croquet Club E. Hartnett Tel 01328 710836
  • Norfolk County F A Wells Town Football Club Hubert Spalding Tel 01328 710203
  • Norfolk County F A Wells Town U13 and U15 Football Club Hubert Spalding Tel 01328 710203
  • Wells Sailing Club John Gibbs Tel 01603 419272
  • Wells Swimming Club & Swimming Tuition Jonathan Ashworth Tel 01328 710626


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Travelling Abroad - advice from the Department of Health
Central Office of Information: Parliamentary news Government Departments and Publications and much more !
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Updated 06Oct12