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Monthly Archives: June 2016

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    Opportunity to celebrate Marie Curie volunteers in Suffolk

    To mark this year’s Volunteers Week, Marie Curie are showing their thanks to all dedicated volunteers in Suffolk. Volunteers Week is an annual event celebrating the contribution made by millions of volunteers across the UK. This year, the extended week will take place over 12 days from 1st-12th June 2016 with the theme ‘The Big […]

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    Spot the Duck Competition Form – downloadable here

    Enter the Regatta and Riverside Fair ‘Spot the Duck’ competition from the 6th June A little yellow duck is displayed in each of those windows alongside a photo of a Royal Friend. Spot the ducks fill in the form and enter! All entries must be submitted by 2pm on 26th June. Here are the participating shops: […]

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    UK’s Best Loved Storytellers in Suffolk for East Anglian Storytelling Festival

      Some of the UK’s best loved storytellers will be taking part in the 3-day East Anglian Storytelling Festival in Blaxhall from Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th July this year. The festival’s patron, Taffy Thomas MBE – the UKs first storytelling laureate – will be joined by Shonaleigh Cumbers, a Jewish Drut’syla with over 5000 […]

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    Rotary Club of Woodbridge runs three Charity walks as part of Walking Festival

    Over the final May bank holiday, the Rotary Club of Woodbridge organised three Charity walks as part of the Suffolk Walking Festival. On Sunday May 29th, the first walk was the Deben Marathon. Walkers strolled down the south side of the Deben from Woodbridge via Waldringfield to Felixstowe Ferry and then travelled back along the north […]

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    Spirit of Woodbridge photographic Exhibition launch is a success

    After much hard work and nail biting, the ‘Spirit of Woodbridge’ photographic Exhibition launch on 26th May all came together on the night. Following the ‘Spirit of Woodbridge’ photographic competition, winners were chosen from two categories – People and Places. The Exhibition will now run in St Mary’s Church until the 10th June and it’s […]

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    Grand Gala event set to open the re-developed Whisstocks site next year

    The development of the previous Whisstocks site is well underway and details of the Gala event set to open the re-developed Whisstocks site next year have been released. The “Woodbridge Waterfront: Gala Performance” is set to be a grand event to celebrate the opening. The new Whisstocks site will be a community hub for Woodbridge […]

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    New Anglia Growth Hub shares free resource info for Businesses

    Kurt Scheepers of New Anglia Growth Hub shares 3 top schemes for businesses to make the most of. This information is free and you can access real grants via real schemes. Future 50: The programme requires you to apply to become a Future 50 member and if successful there is grant funding available for those […]

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    Volunteer for the Suffolk Wildlife Trust

    Across the Trust hundreds of volunteers give their time to the wildlife in their patch. Collectively they give 20,000+ days a year to reserves, nature education, species conservation and community based activities. This unstinting support from volunteers and members makes it possible for us to keep doing more for Suffolk’s wildlife. There are many different […]

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    The Torwood Wheelers stand up to the European competition

    The Rotary Club of Woodbridge tell us about the night the Torwood Wheelers visited the club. “John ,James and Konrad from Torwood Wheelers came to the Rotary Club of Woodbridge on Thursday 26th May to demonstrate  the art of exercising using the help and fun of the German invention of an Exercise Wheel. The Torwood […]