What’s On – May

May – 2022


Sat 30th Apr-Sun 1st May
Craft Fair, Village Hall, Stowupland IP14 4BQ, 10am-4pm. Wonderful range of crafts, grand hamper draw, refreshments, free admission

Bealings Bowls Club, The Street, Little Bealings IP13 6LT are offering everyone over the age of 12 an informal and friendly introduction to lawn Bowls.  Come and join us between 2-4pm both days and have a go, meet our members, enjoy free teas & coffees.  All equipment provided, just please wear flat soled shoes/trainers.  Your opportunity to see if this sociable sport could be for you.  Ample car parking.

Sun 1st May
Spring Break Car Show, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111 

50th Ipswich-Felixstowe Vehicle Run, departs Christchurch Park at 11am. Vehicles will park on Felixstowe Promenade.,

Mon 2nd May
Live Music: Annika Rands,  Felixstowe Trades & Labour Club, 182 High Road West, Felixstowe, 2.30-6pm 

Ipswich Transport Museum, Old Trolleybus Depot, Cobham Road, Ipswich, 11am-4pm 

Tues 3rd May
East Ipswich Camera Club meet at The Tower Hall, Broadlands Way, Rushmere St Andrew, Ipswich, IP4 5SU. Meetings 7.30-10pm. New members are always welcome. More info www.eastipswichcameraclub.co.uk

Wed 4th May
Talk: The Battle of Barking Creek. A tragic “friendly fire” incident, in East Anglian skies early in World War 2. The Salvation Army Citadel, 558 Woodbridge Road, Ipswich IP4 4PH 7.30pm, further info www.suffolkfhs.org.uk 

Woodbridge Writers Group, Meeting Room, Woodbridge Library, 10am-noon

Thurs 5th May
Charity Bingo Night, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111

Fri 6th May
Monthly Meeting, Martlesham Heath Aviation Soc at 7.30pm, Martlesham Heath Community Centre, Felixstowe Road, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk, IP12 4PB 

Sat 7th May
Live Music: Mike Solo,  Felixstowe Trades & Labour Club, 182 High Road West, Felixstowe, 8-11.15pm 

Coast – Live Band – 50’s/60’s/70’s, 8-11pm.   Licensed bar, (cooked food 7-9pm).  £3 Members, £6 Non-members. Rosary Conservative Club, Bramford Road, Ipswich, IP1 4AB. 

Queen Tribute, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111

Family First Fundraiser, Whitehouse Baptist Church Hall Waterford Rd, Ipswich. Free entry, pre-loved clothing, books, bric-a-brac, raffle, tombola, children’s crafts games/activities and refreshments.

Sun 8th May
Stonham Motorcycle Show, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111

Mon 9th May
Mid Suffolk Monday, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111

 

Thurs 12th May
Bike Night, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111 

Charity Bingo Night, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111

Fri 13th May
Nikki Jo Brown – Country & Western. 8-11pm  Licensed bar, (cooked food 7-9pm).  £5 Members, £6 Non-members. Rosary Conservative Club, Bramford Road, Ipswich, IP1 4AB. 

Sat 14th May
Live Music: Bits & Pieces,  Felixstowe Trades & Labour Club, 182 High Road West, Felixstowe, 8-11.15pm 

Tales of the Riverbank with Judith & Steve Thompson. 10am. A rare opportunity to visit Judith and Steve’s 9 acre wildlife haven in the midst of Stowmarket, sandwiched between the Museum of East Anglian Life and Tinkler’s Meadow along the River Rattlesden. Numbers will be limited. Registering to attend is essential – 01449 676471

Concert for Ukraine, Christ Church Hall in Tacket St, Ipswich, 7pm. Music by Saxophony and The Silburys, tickets £10  from kate.helleur@btinternet.com or from the Fair Trade Shop, Upper Brook Street, Ipswich.

Sun 15th May
Foxyrock – Record Hop, Kesgrave Social Club, Edmonton Rd, Kesgrave, Ipswich. 7.30pm  Members £3.50 Guests £6.00 

Book Sale, Layham Village Hall, Lower Layham, 11am-4pm. Church plant sale and cream teas – 2-4pm

Mon 16th May
Glen McCory’s Nights with Larry Holms & Gerry Cooney, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111

 

Tues 17th May
East Ipswich Camera Club meet at The Tower Hall, Broadlands Way, Rushmere St Andrew, Ipswich, IP4 5SU. Meetings 7.30-10pm. New members are always welcome. More info www.eastipswichcameraclub.co.uk

Wed 18th May
Woodbridge Writers Group, Meeting Room, Woodbridge Library, 10am-noon

Thurs 19th May
Charity Bingo Night, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111

Sat 21st & Sun 22nd May
Steam & Vintage Show, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111 

Sat 21st May
Live Music: Step Back,  Felixstowe Trades & Labour Club, 182 High Road West, Felixstowe, 8-11.15pm 

Brass Band Concert    St Mary’s Church, Bramford, 7pm, tickets £10 inc glass of wine. 

Bowls Open Day, Holywells Bowling Club. Come along for a free trial and a cuppa . 2-5pm, flat shoes (trainers etc). Contact club Captain david.jolly@btinternet.com

Thurs 26th May
Top Times Games Club, Woodbridge Library 2-4pm. Improve your vocabulary and exercise your mind muscles with Scrabble or practice strategy and balance with Dominoes.

Charity Bingo Night, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to www.stonhambarns.co.uk

Bike Night, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111

Fri 27th May
Julie Dawn    Country & Western, 8-11pm.  Licensed bar, (cooked food 7-9pm).  £5 Members, £6 Non-members. Rosary Conservative Club, Bramford Road, Ipswich, IP1 4AB, 8-11pm. 

Live Music: Cutlove,  Felixstowe Trades & Labour Club, 182 High Road West, Felixstowe, 8-11.15pm

Sat 28th May
Live Music: Terry Lee Travis,  Felixstowe Trades & Labour Club, 182 High Road West, Felixstowe, 8-11.15pm 

Olive Quantrill Memorial Concert. St Joseph’s College Chapel, Belstead Road, Ipswich, 7pm. The concert will feature contributions from The Orwell Singers, her son, Peter Stearn, and former members of the Olive Quantrill Singers.  For further information contact 07768 911512 or d.sharman@btinternet.com.

Coffee Morning, St Mary’s Church Room, Bramford, 10am-noon. Bacon rolls, hot dogs, scones etc. Plus sale of books, jigsaws, dvds and raffle iao church

Gainsborough and the Modern Woman: A play by Peppy Barlow and Sally Wilden, 7.30pm at Woodbridge Library. Tickets from www.ticketsource.co.uk

Sun 29th May
Stonham Truck Show, Stonham Barns Park, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT. More info go to  www.stonhambarns.co.uk or call 01449 711111

Foxyrock – Record Hop, Kesgrave Social Club, Edmonton Rd, Kesgrave, Ipswich. 7.30pm  Members £3.50 Guests £6.00

Tues 31st May
Ipswich Transport Museum, Old Trolleybus Depot, Cobham Road, Ipswich, 1pm-4pm