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Monthly Archives: August 2016

A Feast of Local Food: The Woodbridge Shuck Shellfish Festival adds even more to the menu

The Woodbridge Shuck Shellfish Festival is back for a fifth year, from 29th September to 2nd October. The festival brings together an exciting programme of foodie offers and events to celebrate local shellfish and other local produce. The festival’s organisers: Simpers Silver Harvest LLP, Somerleyton Private, The Crown at Woodbridge, The Tea Hut, The Bridge, […]

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Choose Woodbridge chosen as finalists for SCBC’s Encouraging Tourism Award

We are delighted with the news that Choose Woodbridge, along with The Tide Mill and The Woodbridge Shuck Festival have been selected as finalists for the Suffolk Coastal Business & Community’s Encouraging Tourism Award. This nomination shows that Choose Woodbridge is working to bring an overwhelmingly positive contribution to the town, encouraging people to visit […]

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‘Booked Out’ – Book and Film Review Show at Woodbridge Library

‘Booked Out’ is the book and film review show hosted by Woodbridge Library staff. It is available on the Suffolk Libraries’ website and SoundCloud. Last month the show’s guests discussed recommended titles for younger readers. www.suffolklibraries.co.uk/bookedout
 This month we will be discussing science fiction titles. If you’d like to get involved, come on the show […]

Ta Ta Trotters

You can now get your trotters on tickets to say goodbye to your favourite pigs after the Pigs Gone Wild trail ends in September. The hugely popular trail has seen thousands of local, national, and even international, visitors coming to Ipswich to follow the trail and collect the original 69 stunning sculptures using the Pigs […]

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Woodbridge’s Civic Society Starts a New Season

The chief interest of the Woodbridge Society is in the quality of the environment in which we, as residents, live. It brings together people who are interested in Woodbridge’s well-being, the preservation of its historic character and the way it develops in the future. On behalf of everyone in the town it is concerned with […]

Local businesses team up for tasting experience fundraiser

Two of Woodbridge’s best-known businesses are joining forces to help raise money for charity. Hearing specialists The Hearing Care Centre, based locally at Framfield Medical Centre and Adnams Cellar&Kitchen next to Woodbridge train station are together organising an exclusive tasting experience, for only select number of guests to enjoy. On Thursday 15th September 2016 (7pm) […]

606 Club Presents the Second Annual “Night at the 606” 


606 Club Presents the Second Annual “Night at the 606” Saturday 10 September 2016 :: Butley Priory, Suffolk featuring LIANE CARROLL :: GEORGINA JACKSON :: ALEX GARNETT KAY ELIZABETH & THE GARETH WILLIAMS TRIO Following on the success of the first “Night at the 606”, a star-studded outdoor concert held at Suffolk’s historic Butley Priory […]

Barretts Summer Sale – must end Saturday 13th August

There is still time to ‘bag a bargain’ or book a free measure and estimate before the wonderful Barretts Summer sale ends on Saturday 13th August. There have great offers in Flooring, Beds, Soft Furnishing, Sofas, Furniture, and Linens and Gifts. For more details, visit the website.

News from the Lions Club of Woodbridge

Although fundraising is an important part of what the Lions do, community and social activities are not neglected. Combining the two, we picked a beautiful summer’s evening to litter-pick the shoreline at Bawdsey Quay. Fourteen Lions and friends spent almost two hours collecting litter and working up an appetite for a very agreeable pub meal […]

The Deben Peninsula on the Suffolk Coast

The Deben Peninsula on the Suffolk Coast The beautiful part of Suffolk between the River Deben and the Alde and Ore estuary is home to lovely little towns along the Suffolk Coast. Explore the magnificent sights of nature in what is recognised as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Deben Peninsula is a great […]