Kesgrave Community and Conference Centre

Huge congratulations to all of the newly engaged couples in 2023… Why not consider booking Kesgrave Community and Conference Centre (KWMCC), the venue for all occasions and events for your very special day in 2024 or 2025? Set on twelve acres of land in a peaceful, attractive, and easily accessible location, close to the local […]

Kesgrave Women’s Institute

Kesgrave WI’s January meeting was a lively affair!! 40 members playing Bag Beetle!! The noise!!! Heads down desperate to get a ‘6’ on the dice to be able to start drawing your beetle!! 12 Games – a lovely way to start the year and have a quick chat with members as you move around the […]

Kesgrave Library

Sunday Crafts, 10am–12noon – during February we will be making the following crafts: Sunday 4 – We are making snowflake doilies this week. Fingers crossed for some real snow! Sunday 11 – To celebrate Chinese New Year, we are creating paper plate dragon twirlers.  Sunday 18 – Do you have a favourite pet? Design a […]

Kesgrave Community Chinwag 

Friday, 16 February sees Miss Molly Rose singing vintage songs for us at Chinwag – think Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee, and many other artists …. Singalong songs such as Que Sera, We’ll Meet Again and other old favourites to enjoy. If you are aged 60+ years, live in Kesgrave or nearby, and enjoy […]

Kesgrave Allotment and Leisure Gardeners Association

Yay! Daylight hours are gradually getting longer and I have noticed some spring bulb shoots peeping through the winter soil too. As it is a leap year (which keeps our calendar and seasons aligned) we have an extra day this month to enjoy the plot. February is a good time to buy seed potatoes. The […]

Northgate Karate 

Very busy end of the year for Northgate and associated Karate Clubs. Started with the last of the year a black Belt grading. Well done to Lauren and Lilly but this is not the end of good news in the club! Lilly who has worked so hard, after a three month trial is now officially […]

All Saints Church

Happy New Year! This will be my first one in Kesgrave, although not in Suffolk, having moved from Carlton Colville on the edge of Lowestoft. Arriving at Christmas is in some ways an excellent time to start as there are so many opportunities to get to know our new communities- but in other ways a […]

Kesgrave Allotments 

Happy New growing Year! Although we are now in winter I love going to the plot on a crisp day, if only to have a wander around to see the change in season and to harvest some leeks and parsnips, that is if the ground’s not too hard to pull them up! It does however […]

Reaching the Unreached: Annual Sale

We have been amazed at the support and generosity we have again received for our annual sale. This year’s sale raised nearly £3,500, which is a fantastic result and we have sent this donation to help with building a new health clinic in Kalliputti, Tamil Nadu, India. If you would like to know more about […]

Dr Dan Poulter, MP

For many of us, the Christmas and New Year period is a time to reflect and to think about making healthier and happier choices about our own lives and the lives of our families and friends. I am pleased that the Government will help us to do this by introducing new laws to improve the […]