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Ahoy there! Watery opportunity on the river Deben

Suffolk Coastal District Council is offering people the watery opportunity to run pleasure cruises on the River Deben. It is inviting tenders from people interested in running pleasure boat trips from The Jetty, Jetty Lane, Woodbridge (beside Woodbridge Yacht Pond). The Jetty Licence will allow the successful applicant to run the business from this prime location on the […]

Sponsors proudly support Suffolk Coastal Business & Community Awards

After the success of the 2013 Community Awards, local businesses and groups have been keen to support the 2015 Suffolk Coastal Business & Community Awards. Many have been very excited by the expansion of the awards to recognise and celebrate the contributions, initiatives and successes of businesses as well as groups and individuals within the […]

Funding for The Suffolk Coast

The Suffolk Coast Destination Management Organisation is delighted to announce that it has been successful in securing almost £100,000 of funding from the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills, Business Support Scheme Funds. The fund will be held by Waveney and Suffolk Coastal District Councils and has been granted so that the DMO may seek […]

Tea Corner at Woodbridge Books

Woodbridge Books now has a cosy coffee and tea corner where Douwe Egberts coffee is served in cafetiére coffee makers. Dutch caramel cookies (stroopwafels) are also served.  Customers can now sit and browse the books at their leisure.

Woodbridge Plans for Christmas 2014

Woodbridge announces plans for this year’s festivities. Events include numerous visits from Santa, the Mammoth Christmas Street Fair and a community Christmas carol service on the iconic Market Hill. On 16th November at 11am, Santa will be at Notcutts Garden Centre to open his grotto. Families can visit Santa at Notcutts every weekend in the […]

20 year old local author’s children’s book on sale in Woodbridge Books

Woodbridge rising star, Callum Welch, has recently published his first book at 20 years old. The book is called Welcome to the Knotwood family.  It is a young children’s book about a family of red squirrels who find themselves in Knotwood village, where they meet other animals and all learn to live and work together […]

New Writing Group comes to Woodbridge Books

Are you a keen writer looking for support from a friendly, enthusiastic group of people?  Do you want to develop your skills and experiment with new styles, genres and techniques? Would you like to think, write and talk about books whilst surrounded by hundreds of published works?If you’ve answered ‘yes’ to one or all of […]

Carnival 2014 Queen of haarts & Classic Cars

As part of the Woodbridge Carnival on 5th July, there is a Queen themed fancy dress competition which is open to all – men, woman and children. haart estate agents will be awarding the winner, The Carnival Queen of haart, with £500 for their chosen charity! The deadline for all entries is June 1st . The […]

A new chapter for Woodbridge Books

Woodbridge Books, established some 40 years ago, has re-opened under new management.  Glenn Williams moved to the Netherlands from South Wales 22 years ago and trained as a computer network engineer.  Now he has relocated back to Britain together with his Dutch family and taken over the bookshop formerly run by Mrs Lesley Moore.   Glenn […]