Challenge win helps West Norfolk Mind

The winners of last year’s Vancouver Quarter Business Challenge have presented their prize cheque to the West Norfolk Mind charity. Staff at King’s Lynn-based Studio20a took the honours after accumulating the most points in a variety of challenges over the year. The company, which has a Tuesday Market Place base, specialises in design, photography and … Continued

Bauble Trail leads to charity donation

A West Norfolk charity has benefited from the bauble-hunting skills of residents who took part in a popular event organised by the Vancouver Quarter team last year. There was a range of fantastic prizes on offer for everyone who took part in the December event and the prize draw-winning family nominated Mencap to receive £100 … Continued

Lots of love at Valentine’s Day workshop

Families flocked to the heart of King’s Lynn at the weekend to make something special for a loved one ahead of Valentine’s Day. Love was very much in the air for visitors to the Vancouver Quarter’s special Valentine’s Day workshop on Saturday. Young visitors were able to create a gift for someone they love in … Continued

Love in the air for King’s Lynn visitors

There will be a special workshop in the Vancouver Quarter where young visitors can make something very special for a loved one during the free drop-in session on Saturday, February 10. Young visitors taking part in the shopping centre’s second Saturday Club of 2018 can create a gift ready for St Valentine’s Day on February 14 – … Continued

Saturday Club returns with Chinese New year fun

New Year celebrations are set to continue in King’s Lynn with a flash of colour as the Vancouver Quarter prepares to mark the Year of the Dog with the first Saturday Club of 2018. Families are being encouraged to get creative on Saturday, January 27 in the shopping centre and join the workshop fun and … Continued

Christmas comes early for Dylan as he scoops Halloween prize draw

Five-year-old Dylan Frusher got an early Christmas present last night when he was given £200 to spend on toys in King’s Lynn town centre. The South Wooton Infant School pupil was the winner of the Town Centre Halloween prize draw after he completed the trail around town during the annual event on October 31. With … Continued

Hundreds pack King’s Lynn for Halloween spooktacular 2017

The streets of King’s Lynn were awash with zombies, witches, ghosts and ghouls for Halloween, but there was no horror involved. A huge crowd of visitors arrived in the town centre all dressed-up and ready to follow a special trail with a map telling them which retailers to visit. A pumpkin carving competition was also … Continued

Bookings now open for Vancouver Quarter Christmas Grotto 2017

Children can visit Father Christmas for free in the Vancouver Quarter Shopping Centre in the run up to the big day. Launching just before the Christmas lights are switched on in King’s Lynn town centre on Sunday 26th November, families will be able to find him in his grotto in Broad Street, near Peacocks, every Thursday, … Continued

Studio20a’s delight at winning Vancouver Quarter Business Challenge 2017

After four fiercely competitive yet fun business challenges, Studio20a have emerged as the overall 2017 champions after accumulating the most points over the course of the year. The Tuesday Market Place-based company, which specialises in design, photography and film, pipped Ward Gethin Archer, joint champions in 2015 and 2016, to the title after finishing fourth in … Continued

Youngsters gear up for Halloween with special mask making workshop

There were ghouls and monsters of all descriptions when children flocked to a free mask making event at the Vancouver Quarter. The free event proved to be a hit with the young visitors who arrived on Friday last week to create their very own spooky mask in time for Halloween. “There were some brilliant masks … Continued