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    WOODBRIDGE GIFT SHOP AMONG THE BEST IN THE REGION

    We are thrilled to announce that Amore, on the Thoroughfare, is one of just six gift shops shortlisted for the title of Independent Gift Retailer of the Year in East Anglia. Peter Whiteman, owner of Amore and sister company Dzo Dzo, said: “As a small, independent retailer, being recognised by such prestigious awards in our […]

    A special message from Barretts of Woodbridge 

    Given the current health emergency, Barretts has implemented hygiene precautions to protect our customers and our staff, thus keeping our store a safe place to shop: https://www.barretts.co.uk/blogs/news/a-special-message-from-barretts Barretts is definitely open for business as usual, and ready to serve our community in these difficult times. We can deliver free locally essentials like sheets, duvets, pillows etc. And […]

    Ufford Park finalists in three categories at local tourism awards

    We are delighted to announce that Choose Woodbridge member Ufford Park Hotel, Golf and Spa reached the finals in the Norfolk and Suffolk Tourism Awards 2020. They were shortlisted in three award categories: Hotel of the Year, Staff Training and Customer Care. The Norfolk and Suffolk Tourism Awards take place every year and the location […]

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    TWO CROWNS NAMED IN TOP 30 IN BRITAIN

    We are thrilled to announce that two Choose Woodbridge member pubs are among the best in the country for lunch. The Ufford Crown in Ufford  and The Crown in the Woodbridge  Thoroughfare have just  been named by The Times in its list of “The Best 30 pubs for lunch in Britain” written by food writer […]

    TREASURE TROVE OF HOMEWARE AND FASHION SET TO OPEN IN WOODBRIDGE

    A Woodbridge shop is planning to take the “reduce, reuse, recycle” mantra to the next level by creating a shopping experience that embraces the old alongside the new. The Attic and Wardrobe is set to open in the Thoroughfare in two weeks’ time on the former site of clothing boutique Ninni Noo. But alongside a […]

    Woodbridge travel agent set to win hat trick of awards

    We are thrilled to announce that Woodbridge travel agency Deben Travel has been cherrypicked by a panel of judges to be named one of the best in the country. The business, on the Thoroughfare, was named a finalist in the Travel Trade Gazette Top 50 Travel Agencies in the UK – one of 95 agencies […]

    Woodbridge 10K Road Races Set For 39th Year

    The 39th annual Woodbridge Round-the-Town Charity races will be held on Sunday 17th May 2020 at noon. The races, which follow an undulating course through the streets of Woodbridge, include a 10K race for seniors and a 1.5K race for juniors. Every year, the races raise thousands of pounds for charity, with a record-breaking £12,000 […]

    The Ghost Ship is being reborn.

    Woodbridge is known as the gem in Suffolk’s crown. However, there are many jewels around the town. 2020 sees exciting things happening there. A film called “The Dig” with Ralph Fiennes as Basil Brown and Carey Mulligan as Mrs Pretty, due to be released this year is based on the discovery of the royal ship […]

    VOTE FOR ARIEL

    Ariel, one of Woodbridge Boatyard’s resident Deben Cherubs, has been shortlisted for Classic Boat Magazine’s “Restoration of the year” award. The winner will be decided by public vote. If you could spare a few moments to vote for Ariel it would mean a great deal. VOTE FOR ARIEL HERE Built in 1939 for Mr A.Gibbons, […]