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19th January 2019

Whats On

Talk: GHQ Auxiliary Units of WWII

The next meeting of the Alde Valley Suffolk Family History Group will be a talk by Chris Pratt, Curator  of the Parham Airfield Museum, about “Britain’s Secret Army”.  During the Second World War, Britain had its own underground resistance network. Made up of local men, these Auxiliary Units were trained in underground resistance, should the

Suffolk Singers Grand Charity Fundraising Concert

On Saturday 19th January 2019 Suffolk Singers hold their very popular Charity Concert. This year they are supporting two charities. Live Life Give Life and FIND (Families in need Ipswich) In January 2018 one of the choir members died very suddenly and her family agreed to donate many of her organs to help others. Another

Music Group celebrate Diamond Anniversary

Trianon Music Group are celebrating 60 Years of music making in 2019 and we’d like to celebrate it with you. Kicking the year off on 12th January 2019 with Diamonds are Forever. A sparkling programme of music from film and television including two premieres to celebrate the beginning of Trianon’s Diamond Jubilee Year. So be prepared to

Women 100 Exhibition

Rodin’s Kiss and Tell is not the only major exhibition in Ipswich – Women 100 opened in December featuring 100 works by women artists. The exhibition is on at the Ipswich Art Gallery (next to the Museum in High Street) and celebrates the centenary of the Representation of the People Act that first gave some

Cornhill will sparkle as Ipswich looks forward to switch-on

The countdown to a magical Ipswich Christmas takes place next Thursday (22nd November). This is the first year the big Ipswich Christmas lights switch-on will take place against the stunning backdrop of the new-look Cornhill. There’s a feast of festive fun in store before the countdown at 6.45pm – musical entertainment and seasonal singalongs start

Sci-fi & Action Exhibition

The force is strong in Suffolk this autumn as Hollywood comes to town… In Bury St Edmunds muggles will be beamed up to a Galaxy far, far away to boldly go where no man has gone before as Moyse’s Hall celebrate their 10th Anniversary Sci-Fi and Action Exhibition. Visitors will be able to see a

What’s happening at New Wolsey this Autumn

With five star shows and the first days of panto, the New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich has plenty to keep you busy this November! For Shakespeare lovers, English Touring Theatre return to the venue with their acclaimed adaptation of Othello from Tuesday 30th October until Saturday 3rd November. One of Shakespeare’s most startling contemporary plays, Othello

New conductor for Choir

Ipswich Chamber Choir are pleased to welcome their new Music Director Benedict Collins Rice, who took up the baton in September. Benedict read music at Cambridge University, holding two conducting scholarships and working with all the university’s top ensembles.  It was whilst at university that he founded The Facade Ensemble.  Benedict is head of the

Steampunk – Felixstowe

This October, the seaside town of Felixstowe in Suffolk will be gearing itself up ready to host a new major event. The Felixstowe Steampunk Halloween Festival will be held at Landguard Fort and Felixstowe Museum on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th October 2018. Imagine a world where the Victorians were far more technologically advanced than

Steampunk Felixstowe!


Just over a week to go until the launch of a major new off-season event for both the seaside town of Felixstowe and the county of Suffolk – the Felixstowe Steampunk Halloween Festival is coming to the magnificent Landguard Fort and Felixstowe Museum on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 October 2018. Imagine a world where

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