Welcome to Welborne, a small and friendly village of fewer than 100 households.
Tucked away deep in the idyllic English countryside of Norfolk, 16 km West of Norwich, we are a close knit community with a vibrant social calendar centred around the Village Hall (The Old Schoolroom) and Church.
Feel free to explore our village website and see the variety of activities and social events that take place within our community.
Latest News & Upcoming Events
VE Day Archive Film from EAFA: As you know this weekend marks the 75th anniversary of VE Day, and to mark the occasion, the East Anglian Film Archive (EAFA) has put together a 10 minute compilation archive film that we can watch and share to help still feel part of it. You can watch the film via EAFA’s website by following this link:
Presenting a snapshot of life on the home front, the film features archive material from across East Anglia and the compilation includes clips from a number of films in EAFA’s collection dating from World War II, with scenes from Aspley Guise and Woburn Sands War Weapons Week, Norwich city centre after the Baedeker raids, street parties celebrating VE Day, and more.
Welborne Village Hall Trustees Annual Report: During the period of lockdown for the Covid-19 pandemic WVH Trust Annual General Meeting was postponed. In the meantime we have published the Annual Report and Accounts for 2019. The public are invited to comment on the contents of the report by e-mail to the Welborne Village Trustees
Are you struggling to get supplies? Please see our Local Suppliers page for details of shops and businesses that are local and, in some cases, able to offer deliveries of essentials.
Stay Safe one and all.
Finally if you feel the need for a little light relief – try this little dingbat quiz!
Coronavirus: Please note that the Hall is not open for further bookings until the Government advice on COVID-19 eases restrictions. Likewise, no village events will take place until current pandemic eases.
Fawlty Tower Restoration: By kind permission of the authors, and in conjunction with the National Lottery funded All Saints Church Tower project, the book, Welborne – A place of No Importance by Joy Esberey and Brenda Baxter is now available to read via the website. Please see Welborne – A place of No Importance
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The Welborne Village Website is provided courtesy of the Welborne Village Hall Trustees