Welcome to the Friends of Kett's Heights
Registered Charity No.1191607
We are delighted to be able to tell you that at the Norfolk Countryside Charity Awards ceremony on Thursday 16th September the Friends of Kett’s Heights were declared co-winners of the Digging Deep category. We received a plaque, for which we will consider a suitable location, and a certificate. See our Recent Activity page for full details and photos.
Heritage Open Days 2021
(Friday 10 -Sunday 19 September)
This year's theme – Edible England
Full details on our Future Events page.
On Sundays 12th and 19th September, 2.00-4.00pm, you can meet some of the Friends of Kett’s Heights' volunteers who can tell you more about the site and what we are doing to make it a more welcoming space. Details here – no booking necessary. https://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/visiting/event/meet-the-ketts-heights-volunteers
The penultimate free tour of the season took place on Sunday 5th September in beautiful sunny weather (at last!). Many thanks to those who came along.
David Howarth, one of our practical team, has been researching the many brick manufacturers of the named bricks that he has found during his building work on Kett’s Heights. We have put this information into a short but interesting guide which you can read HERE or download and read at leisure.
Have you ever wondered about the strange & interesting brickwork on Kett's Heights? Then watch Mary Ash's interesting video on the subject and read our November newsletter.
Want to help?
If you would like to get more involved with the Friends, please join as a member and let us know you are interested in helping with our practical work. Sessions are currently held on the Heights between 10am and 12 noon on Wednesdays and Fridays, weather permitting. Tools are provided but please bring your own gloves.
How to join, renew your membership or donate?
It's easy to join Friends of Kett's Heights. Just click on the green button above to learn more about the
benefits and then sign up. Only £5 per year for household membership.
You can also renew your membership here.
We realise that not everyone wants to commit to membership so we've made it simple to make a one-off donation using your credit or debit card. Just click on the red 'donate now' button to be taken to our secure 'Donation' page. You'll be helping make Kett's Heights beautiful once again. Minimum donation £3. Thanks!
Registered Charity No.1191607
Kett's Heights Site Map
Note: The 2019 accounts' summary & the 2019 annual review are available for download in the 'members only' area
Members:- If you have forgotten the password to the members' area please let us know via the form on our About Us page and we will send you a reminder. Thanks.
The Friends of Kett’s Heights is now a registered charity. Many thanks to our Secretary, Jane Chittenden, for getting all the relevant information together and submitting the application – not an easy task.
A cold Spring and a cool, wet Summer and now the Heights are heading towards Autumn, that season of mists and mellow fruitfulness. See our photo-gallery page!
2021 Guided tour details are now available. See full details on our Future Events page
We have put together a Family Trail which you can print out and use to keep your children informed & entertained when you visit Kett's Heights. You can download it here:
Shardlake printable tour
prepared by Kett's Heights
How many churches can you count?
Now available to download - map, A4 leaflet & mobile phone guide to the many medieval churches that can been seen from the view-point on Kett's Heights!
KH Management Plan
Our Plans for the future, spanning the next 10 years, are outlined in KH Management Plan Proposals (see download file).