Deben Yacht Club

Activities at the DYC do not cease just because the sailing season is over. The winter months are a time for renovation and renewal thanks to the stalwart efforts of the working party. The new year is also an opportunity to review and refresh. Our Club Captain, Robin Parsons, has put together an exciting programme […]

Woodbridge Cruising Club

Woodbridge Cruising Club members are looking forward to the start of the sailing season, and are preparing boats for the first cruise.  On-shore activities are continuing apace, with the Burn’s Night supper a highlight. Wednesday suppers are a convivial evening, with delicious home-cooked food and the chance to socialise, and the fortnightly Thursday walks are […]

Jewellery Workshop Charity Open Day

This March we shall be celebrating ten successful years in The Thoroughfare, Woodbridge. A greater achievement than that though – it will be fifty years since Rick started making beautiful pieces of jewellery at Asprey in Bond Street. To celebrate we are holding a Charity Open day. And as on our two previous Open Days, […]

Woodbridge Cruising Club 

Woodbridge Cruising Club would like to wish everyone a very happy New Year. Members enjoyed the festive season with the Commodore’s Christmas party the highlight for many. Black tie was the dress, with sparkling entertainment provided by the members. The New Year’s Day walk was a gentle stroll around Woodbridge, finishing at the clubhouse with […]

Transition Woodbridge 

Why, what and how to plant a hedge  Walls, fences and hedges are all ways we can mark the boundary to a garden or field but hedges are the best as they provide extra benefits. A hedge can be created with a single species of a shrub or tree or a selection of plants. They […]

East Suffolk u3a

A Christmas reak, then full steam in the New Year! Christmas will soon be upon us, so u3a East Suffolk allows its members a breather in December to catch up on all the preparations! But, come the New Year, it’s full steam ahead with another series of lively and interesting speaker meetings, which occur once […]

Heathlands Community Pre-school and Out of School Club

We had a wonderful time at our Christmas Fair and Minimarket in late November – thank you to everyone who supported us and came along to enjoy the event. The Children (and adults) are getting excited for the Christmas season and talking about their family’s plans for the festive period. They are preparing and rehearsing […]

Bright Stars Pre-school 

Bright Stars Activities sheets for pre-school aged children. Would you like to receive them? At the moment we are sending out free activity sheets by email and/or post on the second and fourth Mondays of each month during term time, for the children to enjoy doing with their family and/or carers, instead of meeting in […]

Woodbridge Swift Activities

This has been another good year for Swifts in Woodbridge. Nest sites Nick Marshall has been monitoring the nest sites.The season began as usual in the final days of April with a few early sightings of returning birds. The pairs which returned early got on with breeding despite persistent northerly winds and cool temperatures during […]

Woodbridge Mayor and Volunteers Celebrate Milestone

The Mayor of Woodbridge joined a group of volunteers at the Woodbridge 41 Club Charity Christmas Card Shop, on 20 November, to celebrate raising £1,000,000 for charity. The cards have been sold in various pop-up shops over the past thirty-one years. The shop has supported over fifty charities ranging from large national ones such as […]