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Monthly Archives: June 2016

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Woodbridge ‘Shakespeare 400’ takes to the stage

Woodbridge’s celebration of Shakespeare took to the stage this week.  On 28th and 29th June there were two spectacular performances of Love’s Labour’s Lost on the Woodbridge School Chapel Lawn and in the Seckford Theatre as the weather permitted. This play was directed by Gemma Mayes, Head of Drama at Woodbridge School, and Johnathan Williams, […]

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Woodbridge resident wows crowd at Tide Mill fundraising concert

On Saturday, 25th June, Quattro Amici gave a concert at Woodbridge Community Hall in support of Woodbridge Tide Mill. Over a hundred people enjoyed a wide selection from the world of opera and operetta (including Mozart, Bizet, Gilbert & Sullivan), musical theatre and shows (ranging from Cole Porter to Rodgers & Hammerstein) as well as […]

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Choose Woodbridge appoints digital marketing agency

Since 2013, Choose Woodbridge has been working with local strategic marketing agency, The Bridge, to deliver greater value to members and meet the organisation’s objective of promoting Woodbridge and the surrounding area to visitors and residents alike. Earlier this year The Bridge gave notice to leave. Convinced of the benefits of using a marketing agency, […]

Wheelchair basketball event raises over £1000 for Eastern Blue Stars Club

Fundraising event generates record funds thanks to local support The Eastern Blue Stars celebrated a huge boost to their club funds thanks to fantastic support at its annual Open Court fundraising event, held last Saturday (Saturday 18th June 2016) at Cambridge University Sports Centre. The only women’s wheelchair basketball team in East Anglia would like […]

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Jill’s Blog: Barretts of Woodbridge Summer Sale is on!

The evenings are getting longer, the smell of BBQs fills the air, and the Barretts Summer Sale has just started! I’m very excited about the wonderful offers we have across the store, so I thought I would tell you all about it.  We have bargains in Flooring, Beds, Soft Furnishing, Sofas, Furniture, and my own […]

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Temporary Road Closures for Friday 29th July 2016

URGENT UPDATE ON TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES FOR FRIDAY 29TH JULY 2016 ADVANCE WARNING OF TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES FOR FRIDAY 29TH JULY 2016 FOR THE FREEDOM OF THE TOWN OF WOODBRIDGE TO THE 23 PARACHUTE ENGINEER REGIMENT UPDATE: There will be Temporary Road Closures from 9am in the following areas: Burkitt Road Theatre Street Angel Lane […]

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Vacancy for Administrator, Just42 – Closes 12 noon, 21st July 2016

Position This is an exciting opportunity to join a friendly well-established local charity that provides quality youth and children’s work within a Christian ethos. We are committed to the importance of safeguarding and promoting children/young people’s welfare. The Administrator is responsible for the smooth running of the office. Duties include general administration, day to day […]

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Consultation on the Melton Neighbourhood Plan

Melton Neighbourhood Plan Pre -Submission Consultation (Regulation 14) As part of the requirements of the Localism Act 2011 and Regulation 14 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2015 (as amended), Melton Parish Council is undertaking Pre-Submission Consultation on the Melton Draft Neighbourhood Plan (Regulation 14). As a body we are required to consult, we are […]

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Choose Woodbridge Open Meeting Minutes (26th May 2016)

Attached are the Minutes of the Open Meeting held at Ufford Park on 26th May. Next Open Meeting is on 29th September in the Shire Hall, Woodbridge 160526 CW Open Minutes V4 FINAL Please note: The TRO (Traffic Restriction Order Survey has been sent out as discussed. As Choose Woodbridge are continuing to receive responses, […]

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Woodbridge Youth Charity Just42 ‘must be supported’ to stay in situ

In a “bolt from the blue”, popular Woodbridge youth and children’s work charity, Just42, was told of the imminent closure of Woodbridge Youth Centre, last week. Its home for the last 10 years. There has been a youth club held at the Woodbridge site ever since it was built in the early 70’s. According to […]