Links to Local Things


Worstead Parish Council

Worstead Festival

White Lady Ghosts

Ellen Andrews Nail Studio – only a short walk from our pub at ….14 Honing Row, Worstead, NR28 9RH so why not treat yourself whilst you stay with us !!

Ellen can be contacted  on (01692) 535850, (07989) 263005,

Treatments and prices below

Sutton Pottery
Church Road, Sutton (Near Stalham) Norwich NR12 9SG
(01692) 580595 
A small working pottery since 1977 with lots of items to purchase as a reminder of your trip to Norfolk or as a gift for family and friends.
Please call before visiting to confirm opening times.

Muckleburgh Collection
The Muckleburgh collection is the largest privately owed working collection of tanks in the UK .It has 25 working tanks and much more.There is so much to see with collections of uniforms, photos, weapons, bombs and docoments covering World War 2 , the Falkland and Golf wars. There is a gift shop and cafe open from 10.00 till 5.00 for further infomation call (01263) 588210

Bure Valley Railway
Norfolks longest 15″ gauge line runs between Aylsham and Wroxham .Jump on one of there steam trains for the 18 mile trip though the pictureque Bure Valley.The main station is at Aysham on the A140 north of Norwich .The station has a cafe so you can grab a cup of tea and watch the trains fill up with coal ,theres also a great model shop for adults and children ! Phone 01263 733858 to book a ticket or see there web site for more details

BEWILDERWOOD “The curious Treehouse Adventure”
01692 633033 on the Horning road just out of Hoverton ( 5 mins from ROYS OF WROXHAM) If you have children this is a must place to visit ,have fun on the death slides walk up in the trees on wobbly walks,play in the Toddler area for small Boggles,take a boat trip to see Mildred the Crocklebog,build dens,shoot down the many slides or simply get lost in the Muddled maze.I am 36 and have great fun here with my 8 year old daughter and 2 year old god child there is something for all ages. OPEN FROM 10.00 TILL 5.30 large car park

SEAL TRIPS to Blakeney point with BISHOP’S BOATS
01263 740753  on the coast road between Cley and Wells book on the phone to avoid disappointment .This is a great boat trip for around a hour you are Guarenteed to see seals and plenty of sea gulls ! take a Camera,binoculars,sun cream if warm or waterproof and warm clothing if cold !!

The Bittern Line
The Bittern line community rail partnership .The local railway from Norwich to Cromer and Sheringham.Why not use the railway to get to the pub so you can have a couple of drinks and worry about driving home.There will be extra trains on for the Worstead White Lady Music and beer festival. Taking a left turn out of the Station and following the foot path cross the road and then take a right though the foot path that cuts along the field you come out by the Village Hall the WHITE LADY is behind the hall.

LAKESIDE RIDING CENTRE – Hall Farm, Sloley Road, Sloley, NR289RS  07747 464775

Nestled in beautiful North Norfolk, Lakeside Riding Centre offers unique and thrilling off-road riding through fields, woodland and tracks at the 5000 acre, Worstead Estate, North Walsham.
Whilst we specialise in hacks for the intermediate and more experienced rider, we do warmly welcome beginners. We also offer escorted riding in relaxed atmosphere for those riders for whom this is more appropriate.

Headed up by Catherine Mace-Nelson (BHS Int SM, Foundation Degree Of Science in Equine Management, BA (Hons) Equine Studies, UKCC L2 Coach Equestrian Riding), Lakeside Riding Centre has been approved by The British Horse Society (BHS), which focuses on high quality horse welfare, as well as education, training and safety of the public in all matters relating to the horse.

So whether you are a beginner seeking to hop into the saddle for the first time or a more advanced rider seeking a thrilling canter across open countryside, you can trust that Lakeside Riding Centre can offer you a safe and exciting experience.

John Rance – check out his web site –  our local international artist John Rance has had his work on display in galleries all over Europe. We  are very luck to have some of his work on our walls so come and have a look, many are for sale.

Peter Tye Starting with a career in the Navy, to marketing for business Peter, another local now writes childrens books – check out his website, if you buy a book and you see him in the pub why not ask him to personalise it for you!

WICKED WORSTEAD is a heritage detectives trail for all ages and great for the family . We have copies of this trail and also the village trail. The village trail is in two parts and has a notice board in the church yard. All the leaflets are available in the pub.

If you are looking for quality trades men/women

NORTH WALSHAM WINDOWS AND GLAZING LTD                        01692 407014  07765298581  Give Dave a ring for all your Glazing needs

TOLL BARN VETERINARY CENTRE 01692 407126 A very friendly place to take your animals from a mouse to a Rhino !!!

CRYSTAL CABS 01692 400880  or 01263 511555  Give them a call for a fair price and a very clean taxi!!!

Then call IVAN WOODROW …he’s been catching the little monsters for 50 years 07906806743

S.H.W BUILDERS and PROPERTY MAINTENANCE                     (01692) 535721  or   07899948718                                                                   Never mind calling  BOB THE BUILDER give STEVE THE BUILDER a call, he has over 35 years experience in the building and property maintenance game! (BOB was not even born then!!)   GENERAL BUILDING WORK, PROPERTY MAINTENANCE, BARN CONVERSIONS, CARPENTRY and even everyone’s worse job …..PAINTING & DECORATING !!

Need an architect?

Call Jim Ross on 07960 350 128

The core of his experience has been working in historic and rural environments as well as environmental upgrades of existing building stock. I’m equally happy working with private clients as I am with organisations.