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    Bawdsey Radar Museum wins top museum award

    The team of volunteers who run this museum are delighted to have won the Suffolk Small Museum of the Year award for 2019. Some of the winning comments included noting that the museum has seen a complete transformation, with an outstanding exhibition presentation. Bawdsey Radar provides a fantastic visitor experience and the presentation of its […]

    Cherub sets sail on the Deben thanks to restoration project

    We are thrilled to announce that a Deben Cherub has been fully restored and returned to the water by the boatyard that created it. More than 150 people turned out to support the launch of the wooden sailing vessel named Ariel on October 25. The cherub was one of 17 built in Woodbridge between 1924 […]

    Woodbridge kitchen shop joins list of homeware giants to win award recognition

    A Woodbridge homeware store has triumphed in a “David and Goliath” battle for a national award. The Woodbridge Kitchen Company on the Thoroughfare took home the trophy for retail display at the Excellence in Housewares Awards after “doing amazing things in a tough retail climate”.   With one outlet and eight members of staff, the […]

    Woodbridge Wows at Awards Ceremony

    Woodbridge has walked away with a raft of accolades at the East Suffolk Business and Community Awards 2019.   We were utterly thrilled that Choose Woodbridge scooped the Encouraging Tourism award after an incredible year which saw us host a fantastic street party to win highly commended in the Great British High Street awards.   […]

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    Tide Mill funding boost helps it connect with more kids

    The Woodbridge Tide Mill is set to receive visits from hundreds more children this year thanks to a cash injection from the Suffolk Coast & Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Community & Conservation Fund. The museum has received funding to support and increase school trips by subsidising the cost of coach transport for […]

    Back by Popular Demand – ‘Showstopper Favourites’

    The Riverside Musical Theatre Company are returning to St Mary’s Church in Woodbridge with their ‘Showstopper Favourites’ Concert on Saturday 19th October at the request of The Friends of St. Mary’s. Their return follows a sold-out performance in July and includes selections from; Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera, The Greatest Showman, The Wizard of […]

    RMTC to bring The Slipper and the Rose Musical to Woodbridge

    The Riverside Musical Theatre Company are excited to announce that they will be bringing ‘The Slipper and the Rose’ Musical to the Riverside Theatre in Woodbridge on 15th & 16th November 2019. Known locally for their sell out charity singing concerts featuring songs from the wonderful world of Musical Theatre the Woodbridge based company are […]

    Monet said: ‘’My Garden is my best masterpiece’’

    Choose Woodbridge’s contribution to the Car-Free day – Woodbridge Unclogged on September 21st is a Garden situated in the Thoroughfare. Kindly supported by Notcutts of Woodbridge, who are loaning us all the plants to make this garden possible, Choose Woodbridge’s own garden designer, Clare Perkins, has designed one based on Monet’s quote ‘’My garden is […]


    Woodbridge is being urged to propel a local project to award-winning heights. The Woodbridge Dementia Project is one of three organisations to be shortlisted for the Enabling Communities Award at this year’s East Suffolk Business & Community Awards. All three have received funding from the East Suffolk Enabling Communities Budget or Exemplar Grant over the […]

    Suffolk Community Awards shortlisted

    Woodbridge wows judges of new award scheme

    We are absolutely delighted to announce that Woodbridge has been named runner up in the Town of the Year category of the brand-new Suffolk Community Awards. Judges said the community aspect of the town was singled out as one of its strengths along with its diverse range of independent and family-run shops. A spokeswoman added: […]