East Runton is just a few hundred metres walk back along the road to its array of shops including a general store, butchers, fish and chips, newsagents and many other stores. It also has two public houses and a Club Bar.
There is a regular local bus service to Sheringham, Cromer and Norwich for those days out. There is also the Coast Hopper service which runs north to Sheringham. Wells next to Sea and hugs the coast road round to Hunstanton on the furthest point of the North Norfolk coast stopping in the assortment of villages along the way.