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It is with sadness and a heavy heart that we announce the closure of Sharel at 2 Northgate, Beccles on 1 November 2019. The community outreach project, which is part of the charity STEP Norwich, Sharel has been operating in Beccles for six years....

Our very popular Vintage Tea Time has evolved into a Winter Brunch. Running since February of this year, it was designed to provide a welcoming environment with a high quality afternoon tea at no cost and some company for older people who would otherwise spend...

In 2017, we are offering a Sunday Vintage Tea Time for those who are feeling isolated or lonely, aged 60 or over...

A Beccles social enterprise scheme supporting vulnerable people is expanding. Sharel@Step, based on Northgate, has received funding from charity foundations which means they can now take on extra premises for their furniture department...

We have recently received two financial awards from local Charity Foundations, which means we can expand our furniture department to additional premises, cost effective for the next stage of our Charity development...

This relief carving was designed by Cathy Stables. It is made from one board of Lebanon Cedar. The birds were carved and painted by the girls from Norwich 'Step' project...

A food safety article in Waveney's recent In Touch magazine has inspired a Beccles tearoom to promote its own Food Hygiene Rating of 5, using our Big 5 Board...