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Woodbridge Tide Mill wins gold level Suffolk Carbon Charter

The Suffolk Carbon Charter panel has renewed its gold level award for Woodbridge Tide Mill. The award was first given to the Tide Mill in 2015 with a 2018 target of reducing electricity consumption by 15%. The Mill has comfortably beaten that target with a reduction of around 30%. The Carbon Charter is awarded to […]

New public space for Woodbridge given a name

A new public open space in Woodbridge has been given a new name. The plot, part of the development of the former boatyard known as Whisstocks, will form an important part of the new site. On Tuesday, Woodbridge Town Councillors discussed and voted on what to called the are with name ideas including Riverside Square, Deben […]

Historic weighbridge destroyed after being struck by lorry

One of only two historic weighbridges in the UK has been destroyed. The grade one listed structure which hung from Ye Olde Bell and Steelyard in Woodbridge was smashed to pieces after a lorry crashed into it on New Street. Police were called to the scene at 7.15am on Tuesday, April 10 after the incident. […]

Saxon ship to be rebuilt in Woodbridge

This weekend the BBC reported on the first phase of a £90,000 project to build a 90ft replica of the Anglo-Saxon ship buried at Sutton Hoo. The burial site, believed to be the final resting place of the 7th Century King Raedwald of East Anglia, was discovered in 1939 in Woodbridge, Suffolk. And next week […]

Agenda for Open Meeting – Monday 9th April

Our next Choose Woodbridge Open Meeting (all welcome) is in the Shire Hall, on Monday 9th April at 6.30pm. Please click this link to download the Agenda CW-Open-Meeting-Agenda Agenda Prominent PR Exchange of information about what you would like them to do and they can do for Choose Woodbridge. Remind ALL members to share news, stories, […]

Woodbridge Town Council Newsletter – Volume 1.

You can read or download first Woodbridge Town Council newsletter by following the link below. Woodbridge Town Council newsletter Visit the Woodbridge Town Council website here: http://www.woodbridge-suffolk.gov.uk/  

Woodbridge picked as best place live

Woodbridge has made the cut in the sixth edition of The Sunday Times Best Places to Live. Our beautiful, bustling, vivid and vibrant town was earmarked as a “proper year-round place, set on the River Deben at the fringes of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and eight miles from the coast.” Highlights picked out […]

Marathon music festival set to wow Woodbridge

 More than 300 people are expected to dance the night away on the Woodbridge river bank at a Marathon music festival set to raise money for charity. The event – organised by local businessman Tony Moorcroft – is part of a 50-day fundraising mission to make £10,000 for Alzheimer’s Research UK. Tony’s father Austin was […]

Woodbridge winners in local business awards

A number of Woodbridge businesses are celebrating after scooping awards at the 2018 Suffolk Coastal Business and Community Awards   Archway Carpets won the Customer Focus Award for their excellent customer feedback and commitment to ensure the focus remains on the customer while Poppy’s Pantry won the People Development award for maintaining a profitable commercial […]

The Sorrel Horse, Shottisham appoints new Head Chef

The Sorrel Horse, Shottisham is excited to announce the arrival of their new head chef – Mr Norman Ball on Monday 19th March. Norman comes to The Sorrel fresh from The Table in Woodbridge and has a plethora of experience having worked at such great venues as Seckford Hall Hotel in Woodbridge, Aurora Bar & […]