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    Deben Decorative Fine Arts Society sponsors Shakespeare workshops

    Deben Decorative Fine Arts Society (DFAS) has sponsored one 2 day workshop and one 1 day workshops to support and celebrate the works of Woodbridge Shakespeare400. Woodbridge Shakespeare 400 is local resident and literature enthusiast, Tim Cornford’s local community project to celebrate the Bard’s 400th anniversary through art, music and drama. Farlingaye High School Art […]

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    Read about Les Chocolats Belges’ blissful new summer stock here

    Summer is here officially here! Les Chocolats Belges, “The Woodbridge Chocolate shop” is now stocking delicious Alder Tree Fruit ices and Criterion Dairy ice creams. Both suppliers are based in Suffolk and produce mouth-watering flavours, including firm favourites Gooseberry and Elderflower, Mango, Salted Caramel, Belgian Chocolate and Strawberry. Do ask for a sprinkling of Belgian […]

    Barretts Weekly Blog: Shop Local unlike The Archers!

    This week Jill Barrett has a rant about The Archers of all things! And it’s not about Helen attacking her awful husband Rob, it’s about shopping local – a subject very close to all our hearts… Well worth a read even if you’re not an Archers fan. https://www.barretts.co.uk/blogs/news/164176263-shop-local-unlike-the-archers-jill-barretts-weekly-blog  

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    Woodbridge Tide Mill makes the cover of Essential Walks Guide

    Suffolk Rail Partnership is to shortly publish the new edition of the essential walks guide and has chosen beautiful Woodbridge Tide Mill to appear on the front cover. Over seventy miles of walks linking Suffolk railway stations with the county’s coast, countryside, industrial heritage, rivers and broads are featured in the latest edition of a […]

    Host Families Needed

    Host families needed in the Woodbridge area for Spanish students

    Host families are being sought to provide home to visiting Spanish students in the Woodbridge area. Families are required for 25 students for 4 weeks from 27th June – 25th July.  Hosts will be paid £115 per week to cover board and food.  The students enjoy lessons and activities in the Church Hall on Quay […]

    Congo Rapids Lost World is coming to life at Ufford Park

    A new adventure golf course for families and groups of all ages is under construction and opening this summer. This summer Congo Rapids Lost World Adventure Golf Course will open at Ufford Park Woodbridge.  Following approval of the planning application earlier this year construction has begun and the new attraction is starting to take shape […]


    Keeping it local this spring!

    We spoke to our 2016 Events sponsor, East of England Co-Op, ahead of their Sourced Locally fortnight. What is clear is their passion and drive to stock and celebrate local produce. Here they talk to us about keeping it local this spring. So many tasty products From refreshing beers and delicious honey to fresh strawberries […]

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    Woodbridge celebrates ‘Shakespeare 400’ anniversary with full programme of events

    Woodbridge resident and literature enthusiast, Tim Cornford, is organising Woodbridge’s own celebration of Shakespeare this summer to commemorate the 400th anniversary of his death. Shakespeare inspired drama, music and art take place throughout June and July. 8 June, 7pm: A live broadcast of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s current production of Hamlet at The Riverside Theatre […]