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WOODBRIDGE SET TO WELCOME REPLICA OF THE BAYEUX TAPESTRY

A 64-metre long replica of the Bayeux Tapestry is coming to Woodbridge. The Medieval Mosaic, which depicts William the Conqueror’s victory in the Battle of Hastings, is made of three million pieces of spring steel, weighs 350kg and holds the Guinness World Record as the world’s largest steel mosaic. And now, as part of a […]

Christmas Trees – raising funds for ‘Ray of Sunshine’

WOODBRIDGE SET TO GRANT WISHES WITH A MAGICAL CHRISTMAS TREE DISPLAY Homes and businesses in Woodbridge are being urged to join a fundraising effort for sick children this Christmas. The premises that line the Thoroughfare, Church Street, Market Hill and New Street are being invited to purchase a £49 Christmas tree from Samuel David Construction. […]

The 2017 Woodbridge Christmas Window Competition

WOODBRIDGE BUSINESSES URGED TO ENTER CHRISTMAS WINDOW COMPETITION The Christmas window competition is going to be bigger and better than ever before this year – with three opportunities to win. Judges will pick out a winner for small window display, large window display and a business service (non-retail) window – with each receiving a prize. An overall […]

Last Round Pound finale…

The Grand Finale of #lastroundpoundforpoverty was held recently in the Shire Hall, Woodbridge. It was supported by The Mayor and Choose Woodbridge and was kindly Sponsored by Barretts. Supporters of the enterprise  brought their jam jars full of Last Round Pounds from all round Woodbridge. They listened to a stirring talk by Alice Gautrea an MSF […]

Exciting news from the Choose Woodbridge directors…

PROMINENT ARE SET TO HELP TO SING YOUR PRAISES! We are absolutely delighted to announce that we have taken on an award-winning PR firm to help bolster the impact of Choose Woodbridge. Prominent?was recently named the Outstanding Public Relations Agency for the region at this year’s CIPR PRide awards. Our account will be managed by […]

Lead thieves are operating in Woodbridge…

There’s been another attempt at roofing lead theft recently – businesses on Theatre Street, Market Hill (including St Mary’s Church) and now the Thoroughfare have all had lead stripped from their roofs recently. Please keep an eye on both your own property and that of your neighbours – if you see anything suspicious call Suffolk […]

Woodbridge Rotary Club & “The Pink Lady” raise £650 for MSF

  On 26th August, Woodbridge Rotary Club and “The Pink Lady” ran a joint event in Woodbridge with Mandy Hearle (the pink lady) which  raised money for MSF (Medicins Sans Frontieres/Doctors without borders). People were invited to build a sculpture in the shape of the Rotary logo using old round pounds. £550 in “old” pounds […]

Woodbridge Rotary Club – Why not get involved?

The Woodbridge Rotary Club meet at “The Bull Inn” in Woodbridge most Friday lunchtimes with a visit elsewhere one Thursday evening per month. We are a group of people who enjoy fellowship whilst fundraising and supporting the local community (and abroad) where and when we can. This year we have supported “The Blood Runners” (SERV), Macmillan […]

Updates from New Horizons

New Horizons New Horizons, the club for older people in the area, has had another great month with entertainment and outings.  One of our favourite musical groups, the duo Past Times performed for us recently.  The tunes from the 50s and 60s had everyone out of their chairs and dancing enthusiastically. We also had another […]