Venue to hold Dad’s Army experience weekend

Lynford Hall is holding a Dads Army experience weekend. Pictured is Captain Mainwaring (Mick Whitman

Lynford Hall is holding a Dads Army experience weekend. Pictured is Captain Mainwaring (Mick Whitman). PHOTO: Nick Butcher - Credit: Nick Butcher

A Norfolk venue will be holding an experience weekend full of nostalgia relating to one of the country’s favourite comedy programmes.

Lynford Hall. Picture: Sonya Duncan

Lynford Hall. Picture: Sonya Duncan - Credit: Archant

The Dad’s Army Experience at Lynford Hall, near Thetford, will be held on June 23 and 24.

The event will include tours exploring filming locations and a visit to the Dad’s Army Museum in Thetford on the Saturday.

In the evening, a 1940s diner dance will also be held, with a three-course meal, The Swingtime Sweethearts and the Dad’s Army Platoon.

On the Sunday there will be an optional visit to Bressingham Steam and Gardens which includes a recreation of Walmington-on-Sea, the fictional home of Captain Mainwaring and his men.

Information on prices can be found by visiting the Lynford Hall website at www.lynfordhallhotel.co.uk

You can also email reception@lynfordhallhotel.co.uk or call 01842 878351.