Retired Ipswich couple Alan and Pat Braithwaite (both 73) plan to drive a Morgan Three-Wheeler 3,500 miles across India in 21 days, to raise £200,000 for Indian aid organisation Goonj. The “Trans-India Challenge” is scheduled to take place in November 2019, starting in Mumbai. “For us, this is the adventure of a lifetime,” says Alan.
St Elizabeth Hospice’s Bubble Rush event returns to Chantry Park, Ipswich on 8th June. Bubble Rush is a family-friendly event with five bubble stations where participants are covered with safe, frothy foam. You can walk, run or dance your way around the 5km route, and there is lots of additional entertainment available on the day
The annual Spring Plant Fair, organised by Suffolk Plant Heritage in partnership with Helmingham Hall will be held in the beautiful grounds of Helmingham Hall on Sunday May 26th 2019 It promises to be a great day out for all the family: Plants to buy; Find out about Conservation and pick up food, garden statuary
Bill Kenwright’s ‘Amazing’, ’Superb’, ‘Wonderful’ and ‘Brilliant’ production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s sparkling family musical comes to Ipswich Regent Theatre from 25th until 29th June. Retelling the Biblical story of Joseph, his eleven brothers and the coat of many colours, this magical musical is full of unforgettable songs including Go, Go, Go
The Kingdom Choir became a household name following the stunning performance of Stand By Me at the wedding of HRH Prince Harry and the Duchess Of Sussex last May. Earlier this year, the choir launched a national search for children’s and youth choirs to perform alongside them at each venue of their debut UK tour.
The first round of the British Youth Championship will follow the conclusion of the Ipswich v King’s Lynn Premiership fixture at Foxhall Stadium on Monday 6th May at 2.15pm. The series, previously known as the Under-15 Championship, is run under the control of Great Britain Under-21 manager Neil Vatcher and is open to any British
This weekend sees – Middy in the War Years – Two days of living history at the Mid-Suffolk Light Railway – Plus two Battle of Britain Memorial Fight Flypasts at Mid Suffolk Light Railway. The Bank Holiday weekend, 5th and 6th May, will see two days recreating the atmosphere and scenes of World War II
More than a thousand people flocked to Ipswich’s Christchurch Mansion over the weekend to see Rodin’s iconic The Kiss – boosting the total number of visitors to more than 33,400. This has propelled Kiss & Tell: Rodin and Suffolk to become the most successful exhibition ever held in Ipswich, with an average of 5,500 visitors
For the past decade music lovers have enjoyed performances from soul legends in a unique show created by the one and only David Gest. Each year he has brought together a host of music icons who sang the songs which made them famous. Now this year, David Gest’s Soul Legends will reunite at Ipswich Regent
Over 500 classic vehicles, including cars, motorcycles, lorries, buses and military vehicles will take part in the 49th annual Ipswich to Felixstowe Historic Vehicle Run on Sunday 5th May. The vehicles assemble in Christchurch Park, Ipswich ready for the parade which leaves at 11.00, travelling to Felixstowe via Colchester Road, Heath Road, Bixley Road and