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What's On

There is always something going on in the village and this is where you will find the latest info!


The Hornfair (an annual event) takes place on the Village Green, click on the Hornfair button to learn more and see what's happening this year.


Our Village Cinema runs at the Village Hall from September through to May and shows a wide selection of films, click on the Village Cinema button to learn more and see what's coming up.


The Village Theatre puts on several performances a year, click on the Village Theatre button and then the Next Performance button for more details.


The Parish Council meets regularly throughout the year and past meeting Minutes and the forthcoming Agenda can be found by selecting the Parish Council button.


Click on the the Holy Trinity Church button for events and services. 

Our Village Newsletter 'In Touch' is available to read online, just click the In Touch Newsletter button and it will open in a new window.

Other forthcoming village events are listed below...






If you wish to comment on the options being considered for Hockham then please visit


Or email


Or send comments by post to Commonplace, Planning Dept, Breckland Council, Elizabeth House, Dereham NR19 1EE


Closing date for comments is 15th July 2024


There were three sites identified for Hockham, one has been discounted (Harling Road) but two others are still in the mix

(Vicarage Rd & Watton Road).


To find out more a village meeting has been organised by Hockham Parish Council for


Monday 8th July at 7.30pm in Hockham Village Hall


In the Future...

Summer Show - Sunday 25th August


The Village Summer Show is back, for gardeners, bakers and crafters!

More info nearer the time, but you can download the Rules and Schedule here!

Mobile Library


The NCC Mobile Library stops approx every 4 weeks at Chestnut Sq (10.55 - 11.10) and Scotgate Close (11.15 - 11.35).


Future dates for 2024 are: 20th June & 18th July

Village Bus Service



There is a revised timetable offering one journey into both Watton and Thetford providing

2 ½ hours in each town, reflecting past demand. The Service has been re-numbered 81

(it was 6) and will start from June 29th 2020.

To Thetford

To Watton

Welcome to Great Hockham, a picturesque village situated in the heart of Norfolk's countryside

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