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 […]
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 […]
The Cake Shop are going to be appearing on Britains Best Bakery on ITV which airs at 4pm each week day. David and Lindsay Wright, third generation bakers from The Cake Shop Bakery are the brother and sister team from the family run business based in Woodbridge who will be baking up a storm in […]
The tidal surge had a significant impact on the region and, whilst most of Woodbridge got away unscathed, the properties near the river were afftected – The Tide Mill, The Art Club and The Ferry Quay Cafe are just some of the affected groups. We wish all those affected a speedy recovery, please let us […]
By Classic Boat // September 20, 2013 Suffolk is home to one of the most picturesque stretches of navigable water in the UK. Find out why it’s so special. Its famous bar is probably the thing that does the most to determine the Deben’s character. These notorious shifting sands at the river’s entrance are not […]
Thanks to The Woodbridge Society, we have access to some of the articles from their newsletter archive. These dive down into the very fabric of the town, looking at some of the personalities and businesses that have made and continue to make Woodbridge the town that it is today. We hope to be able to […]
Jessica Shire has been announced as the 2013 Woodbridge Carnival Queen. Miss Shire, a 16 year old acolyte at St Mary’s Church and Young Leader at Woodbridge Brownies, has been chosen as Queen of the first Woodbridge Carnival in thirty years. Alongside the Queen there will be three Carnival Princesses; Hollie Argent (8), Phoebe Argent […]
Crowds lined the streets today as the 23 Engineer Regiment (Air Assault) based at Rock Barracks near Woodbridge asserted their right to the Freedom of Woodbridge, via a stunning parade through the sunshine-filled town. A wonderful spectacle – If you missed it take a look at some of the snaps below!