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    Woodbridge kitchen shop joins list of homeware giants to win award recognition

    A Woodbridge homeware store has triumphed in a “David and Goliath” battle for a national award. The Woodbridge Kitchen Company on the Thoroughfare took home the trophy for retail display at the Excellence in Housewares Awards after “doing amazing things in a tough retail climate”.   With one outlet and eight members of staff, the […]

    Woodbridge Wows at Awards Ceremony

    Woodbridge has walked away with a raft of accolades at the East Suffolk Business and Community Awards 2019.   We were utterly thrilled that Choose Woodbridge scooped the Encouraging Tourism award after an incredible year which saw us host a fantastic street party to win highly commended in the Great British High Street awards.   […]

    2019 Woodbridge Christmas Street Fair

    SAVE THE DATE! The Giant Woodbridge Christmas Fair

    The Giant Woodbridge Christmas Street Fair is back on 1st December 2019! There will be more than 120 stalls, bands, carol singers and all shops will be open on the day. The Thoroughfare and top end of Cumberland Street, Quay Street and Church Street and the left side of Market Hill will be closed between 8am-5:30pm […]

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    Masterclasses set to boost business in Woodbridge

    Businesses in Woodbridge are being invited to take part in a series of workshops aimed at increasing footfall and enticing new customers. The Choose Woodbridge Essential Business Masterclasses are a short series of “how to” workshops giving business owners access to some of the world’s leading inspirational speakers and subject matter experts. The aim is […]

    Tide Mill Woodbridge

    Tide Mill funding boost helps it connect with more kids

    The Woodbridge Tide Mill is set to receive visits from hundreds more children this year thanks to a cash injection from the Suffolk Coast & Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Community & Conservation Fund. The museum has received funding to support and increase school trips by subsidising the cost of coach transport for […]

    Back by Popular Demand – ‘Showstopper Favourites’

    The Riverside Musical Theatre Company are returning to St Mary’s Church in Woodbridge with their ‘Showstopper Favourites’ Concert on Saturday 19th October at the request of The Friends of St. Mary’s. Their return follows a sold-out performance in July and includes selections from; Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera, The Greatest Showman, The Wizard of […]

    RMTC to bring The Slipper and the Rose Musical to Woodbridge

    The Riverside Musical Theatre Company are excited to announce that they will be bringing ‘The Slipper and the Rose’ Musical to the Riverside Theatre in Woodbridge on 15th & 16th November 2019. Known locally for their sell out charity singing concerts featuring songs from the wonderful world of Musical Theatre the Woodbridge based company are […]

    Monet said: ‘’My Garden is my best masterpiece’’

    Choose Woodbridge’s contribution to the Car-Free day – Woodbridge Unclogged on September 21st is a Garden situated in the Thoroughfare. Kindly supported by Notcutts of Woodbridge, who are loaning us all the plants to make this garden possible, Choose Woodbridge’s own garden designer, Clare Perkins, has designed one based on Monet’s quote ‘’My garden is […]


    Woodbridge is being urged to propel a local project to award-winning heights. The Woodbridge Dementia Project is one of three organisations to be shortlisted for the Enabling Communities Award at this year’s East Suffolk Business & Community Awards. All three have received funding from the East Suffolk Enabling Communities Budget or Exemplar Grant over the […]

    Suffolk Community Awards shortlisted

    Woodbridge wows judges of new award scheme

    We are absolutely delighted to announce that Woodbridge has been named runner up in the Town of the Year category of the brand-new Suffolk Community Awards. Judges said the community aspect of the town was singled out as one of its strengths along with its diverse range of independent and family-run shops. A spokeswoman added: […]