Wayland Partnership

Norfolk’s first ever Community Fridge is open!

Norfolk’s first ever Community Fridge is open! Based at Wayland House, the fridge will be stocked with surplus food and available to everyone across the community. Each year in the UK we throw away nearly 15 million tonnes of food and drink. Nearly half of this is perfectly good to eat! The Community Fridge enables…

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News from the Wayland Partnersip

The Surge Fund The Surge Fund is managed by the Wayland Partnership and provides funding for innovative and creative projects led by young people. We are open to all types of projects, as long as the idea impacts positively on a group of young people and doesn’t benefit a business. You can apply at any…

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Regional recognition for local project

The Wayland Partnership Growing Together Project came to a close at the end of July after a truly amazing 12 month run. Thank’s must go to the Peoples Post Code Lottery for funding, and the Wayland Partnership for the vision of an environmental initiative for the area. Almost 600 people have been involved across community…

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Wayland Partnership news for August

We have reached the end of an era at the Wayland Partnership with the departure of both long-serving members of staff. Saying goodbye to people you care for and respect is always difficult and emotional but they both have different but exciting futures and the new team have already settled in and are helping to…

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News from the Wayland Partnership

The Partnership Office is always busy, but so far this month it has been especially so, with Staff literally coming and going. Meanwhile we are working on the LEADER bid, planning for the Health and Wellbeing Marquee at the-Wayland Show and the Business Showcase event in September. In the Gallery throughout August there will be…

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The Wayland Photography Challenge

We hope the recent good weather has started the cameras clicking there have been some great opportunities to film wild Wayland during this lovely Spring. What we want from the competition this year is pictures typical of the Wayland area – the life, the landscape, the flora and fauna, the historic buildings, events in the…

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May exhibitions in the Dragonfly Gallery

The World of Christine Watson April 29th – May 13th A display of, hand made collectors houses and “shop boxes” by Ian Watson. Christine Watson offers a range of paintings, illustrations, greetings cards, prints, story CD’s and the launch of a new associated clothing range. Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios – Breckland Taster Exhibition New…

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Partnership project to keep Wayland tidy

KEEP BRITAIN TIDY……….take your litter home!  Are you old enough to remember those excellent public information films of the 70’s? I have to say the catchy slogans and sensible advice they offered have stayed with me over the years. What about:- Wear something white at night and Only a fool breaks the 2 second rule,…

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Wayland churchyard surveys

The Wayland Partnership ‘Growing Together Project’ has had a tremendous response from local churches to take part in our churchyard wildflower Surveys. Every church in our group of parishes is signed up plus a further nine within Wayland. Saturday 8th April saw our ‘County Wildlife Volunteer Surveyor’ training day held at Wayland House, with the…

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Spring in the Dragonfly Gallery

APRIL EXHIBITIONS IN THE WAYLAND DRAGONFLY GALLERY Mixed Media Exhibition by Elsing Artists Saturday 1st April – Saturday 15th April The World of Christine Watson April 29th – May 13th The World of Christine Watson For our full programme visit the dragonfly gallery website: http://thewaylanddragonflygallery.co.uk/ WAYLAND PHOTOGRAPHY CHALLENGE Although the Wayland Photography Challenge will not be…

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