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Dating back to Saxon times, this small hillside settlement is one of Norfolk's oldest market towns.

Town Centre, Downham Market, Norfolk, PE38 9

 

West Dereham is situated 4 miles east of Downham Market and 13 miles south of King’s Lynn.

West Dereham, West Dereham, Norfolk, PE33 9RT

tel: 01553 763044

 

The Village of Hilgay is 4 miles south of Downham Market. It sits on a raised isle, around 20 metres above the surrounding fenland

Downham Market, Norfolk, PE38 0LJ

tel: 01553 763044

 

Cycle Route: Ecotech Centre-Swaffham Town Centre-The Brecks-Cockley Cley-Gooderstone-Oxborough-Eastmoor-Beachamwell-Drymere

  • Access: Day ride, easy, circular; on roads.
  • Miles: 20

Turbine Way, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE37 7HT

 

This is a Spy Walking Trail and, whilst there is a gentle hill at the end of the Trail, it is considered suitable for both pushchairs and wheelchairs.

Dereham, Norfolk, -

tel: 01872263692

 

This is a walking trail in the Murder Mystery format. The trail is approximately 1.75 miles long and you should allow up to 2 hours to complete it.

Old Buckenham, Norfolk, -

tel: 01872263692

 

The village lies just south of the A47 about 7 miles south west of King’s Lynn. The parish actually includes the villages of Tilney St Lawrence and Tilney-Cum-Islington.

Tilney St. Lawrence, Tilney St. Lawrence, Norfolk, PE34 4QX

tel: 01553 763044

 

Stoke Ferry lies on the edge of the Fens, about 7 miles south-east of Downham Market. The village lies close to the River Wissey which has also been known as the River Stoke.

Stoke Ferry, Norfolk, PE33 9SU

tel: 01553 763044

 

Beachamwell, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE37 8BD

 

Melford Common, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 2HJ

 

Stow Bardolph is a small village, around 3 miles north of Downham market and 9 miles south of King’s Lynn.

Stow Bardolph, Norfolk, PE34 3HT

tel: 01553 763044

 

A walk in the Waveney Valley along sections of the Angles Way and around Knettishall Heath Country Park.

  • Miles: 4

Knettishall Heath Country Park, Thetford, Suffolk, IP22 2TQ

tel: 01473 264759 

 

The trail is set around the town centre of Watton and is approximately 1.5 miles long - you should allow at least 1.5 hours to complete it.

Watton, Norfolk, -

tel: 01872263692

 

Hilgay, Downham Market, Norfolk, PE38 0LJ

 

Pleasant market town, with an attractive green.

Town Centre, Attleborough, Norfolk, NR17 2

 

Thetford Forest Park is a working forest as well as a place for relaxation and recreation.

Forestry Commission, East of England, Santon Downham, Suffolk, IP27 0TJ

tel: 01842 816033

 

Lively market town, dating back to Saxon times. It probably originated in the 7th C. when St. Withburga founded a monastery here.

aboutDereham, Assembly Rooms, Quebec Street , Dereham, Norfolk, NR19 2DJ

 

The trail is approximately 2 miles long and will take about 2 hours to complete.

Downham Market, Norfolk, -

tel: 01872263692