Christmas lights switch-on 2017

King’s Lynn’s Christmas lights switch-on is an afternoon of festive fun from noon to 4:30pm on Sunday 26 November. Christmas in King’s Lynn officially begins at noon, with street entertainers performing around the town centre. Strolling around the town centre will be the festive fairy-tale princesses; back by popular demand after their phenomenal success at …

Fawkes in The Walks 2017

Fawkes in The Walks, King’s Lynn’s annual free firework display, returns on Friday 3 November. Now in its ninth year, this highlight of the town’s winter events calendar promises to be just as impressive as always. Thousands of local residents, and visitors from near and far, will gather in Lynn’s beautiful park, The Walks, to …

Did you see the pink kitten?

The Department of Transport has released another new video designed to shock motorists into giving up using their mobile phones while driving. The directors behind the video for Pharrell Williams’s hit song ‘Happy’ have teamed up with THINK! for its latest road safety campaign, which will run online, in cinemas and on social media from …

Lego Lynn is coming to town!

On Tuesday 1st August True’s Yard Fisherfolk Museum is launching its Lego Lynn project. The Museum will be encouraging visitors to build some of the town’s iconic buildings, from the Custom House to the True’s Yard cottages. The Museum hopes that this will increase visitors’ appreciation for the town’s wonderful historic buildings, as well as …