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    New owners for Woodbridge Kitchen Company

    It’s the end of an era with Paula Moore and Spike Powell retiring from Woodbridge Kitchen Co after over 30 years at the helm of the iconic shop on Woodbridge’s Thoroughfare. New owners Kirsteen Torrance and Paul Venediger bought the business earlier this month. Spike and Paula issued a message to the town saying: “We […]

    Woodbridge Flood Defences December UPDATE

    The first phase of the floodwall repairs at Woodbridge waterfront is near completion. The next phase is to maintain the level of defence provided by the floodwall. This phase of repairs is between the railway station and Deben Rowing Club, along the river wall at Woodbridge waterfront. Phase one: The new brick clad wall between […]

    Rotary Club of Woodbridge – Visit Father Christmas in his Notcutts Grotto

    The Woodbridge Rotary club have secured the dates of the arrival of Father Christmas for 2015. Sunday 22nd November Father Christmas will arrive in style at Notcutts at 11:30am and be settled in his grotto until 4:00pm. He will then put in an appearance every Saturday and Sunday between 11:00am to 1:30pm and 1:45pm to 4:00pm. Father […]

    UPDATE: Woodbridge flood defence wall repairs

    Essential work is planned on the flood defences in your area, including repairs to the flood defence wall located along the Woodbridge water front. This is to maintain the level of defence provided by the wall. The work will take place on the floodwall along the Woodbridge waterfront, from Tide Mill Way to Deben Rowing […]

    Woodbridge Carnival: Fireworks, Food, Family fun and a later start

    The Woodbridge Carnival is on 4th July this year at the new location, The Abbey Playing fields off Cumberland Street. A later start this year has the procession at 4pm from Woodbridge School in Burkitt Road down New Street, along the Thoroughfare and up Cumberland Street to the Abbey Fields where they will be welcomed […]

    TV’s Antiques Road Trip films in Woodbridge

    There was great excitement over the bank holiday weekend outside Woodbridge Antiques Centre where antiques expert Thomas Plant and a BBC crew were filming for the popular TV series The Antiques Road Trip. First shown in 2010, each episode features two antiques experts who travel around the country in a vintage car competing to buy […]

    New Mayor for Woodbridge

    At the AGM of Woodbridge Town Council on Tuesday 19th May 2015, Councillor Josh Sayles was elected Mayor of Woodbridge for the Civic Year 2015-16. Born in 1973 in Yorkshire, Josh moved first to East Anglia in 1991 to read law at UEA Norwich, from where he graduated with honours in 1995. In addition to picking […]

    British and American Sappers Build Runway Together

    British and American airborne engineers have worked together to develop their key skills of building and repairing runways. Exercise Pegasus Gaul has seen 23 Parachute Engineer Regiment training with the US Army’s 37th Brigade Engineer Battalion and 173rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion. The soldiers familiarised themselves with each other’s equipment and techniques, before working together […]