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Monthly Archives: June 2016

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    Congo Rapids Lost World Adventure Golf launches at Ufford Park !

    A crashed plane, a giant dinosaur claw, a lost temple and a volcano are just some features of the new, unique Suffolk attraction. A new Florida-style adventure golf course, Congo Rapids Lost World, is now open to the general public. Situated within the grounds of Ufford Park Hotel, Woodbridge, the 18-hole course offers outdoor fun in a mystical setting […]

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    Recommendation for closure of former community building in Woodbridge

      Suffolk County Council has taken the decision to move towards closing a former youth club building in Woodbridge, located on The Avenue, off Kingston Road. The wooden framed structure, owned by the County Council dates back to the early 1970s but it is now well beyond the design life and has reached a stage where it is not reasonably viable to keep […]

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    Woodbridge ‘Shakespeare 400’ concert captivates audience

    Woodbridge’s celebration of Shakespeare is in full swing with lots of events and activities to commemorate the 400th anniversary of his death.  On Saturday (12th June), the Kingfisher Sinfonietta wowed a large audience with a concert of music inspired by Shakespeare at St Mary’s Church in Woodbridge. Tim Cornford, coordinator of Woodbridge Shakespeare 400, said, […]

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    A year after a visit to Nepal, the Rotary share an update

    Two years since the earthquake and a year since his last visit, Roger Bailey returned to Kathmandu in Nepal to report on the state of repairs to the area after the earthquake. Roger told us how he joined up with the family that he stayed with on his last visit and that there was still […]

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    Tide Mill calls for volunteers

    Woodbridge Tide Mill calls for Volunteers to ensure the running of our glorious Mill. Wardens Wardens are needed because the Mill is committed to being open 11.00 am – 5.00 pm seven days a week from the beginning of April until the end of September.    Each warden commits to one day a week.   At busy times it […]

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    Last call to enter Suffolk Coastal Business & Community Awards

    The Suffolk Coastal Business & Community Awards closes to new entries on 30th June. There are thirteen awards designed to recognise the contributions, initiatives and successes of businesses, groups and individuals within the Suffolk Coastal District over the past 18 months. People can enter the awards online at www.scbca.co.uk or request an entry form from […]

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    July marks a new year for the Lions Club

    “The 1st July marks the start of a new year for the Lions, with a handover to a new set of Club Officers.  Lion John Wood succeeds Pat Carter as President, Roy Benton takes over from John as Club Secretary and Ian Gander continues as Treasurer. Looking back on the past year, the Art Sales, […]

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    Choose Woodbridge seek a Marketing, Events & PR function to take over the mantle

    Choose Woodbridge’s appointed marketing agency of 4 years, The Bridge, has formally given notice and will be leaving on 30th June. Choose Woodbridge prepare to invite tenders to take up the reins and continue to move the CiC forward. Choose Woodbridge are seeking quotations for a Marketing, Events and PR function to take over the […]

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    TravelQuest presents cheque to Artlink for £1000

    TravelQuest of Woodbridge Manager Clare Aitchison was delighted to be able to present Hayley Field Co Director from Suffolk Artlink with a cheque for £1,000. This was a percentage of TravelQuest’s profits from all bookings made in the branch throughout 2015. Clare Aitchinson , Branch Manager, says: “Thank you for booking your holiday with TravelQuest […]

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    RNLI Tesco collection

    The Woodbridge RNLI Branch would like to thank the customers of Tesco at Martlesham who helped raise £823.20 for the RNLI.  Tony Wilman, Chairman of the Branch said “I would like to thank everyone who generously donated and our volunteers for giving up their time and special thanks to Stormy Stan, the RNLI mascot, for […]