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Ipswich Mencap Christmas Collections with the float.

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Various locations within Ipswich and local supermarkets
M & S town centre Sainsburys. Hadleigh Road Morrisons. Sproughton Road Tesco. Ropes Drive kesgrave IP1
Today to Wed 23 Dec

Bookworms’ Bonanza! Online free children’s book festival

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Bookworms’ Bonanza! Free online version of the Lavenham Children’s Book Festival, available 24/7 to all children globally.
Lavenham CO10 9RB
Today to Mon 7 Dec

’Planet Craft’ - Southwold Makers Market

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’Planet Craft’ - Southwold Makers Market Planet Craft - Southwold Makers Market held every Friday* between 27th March - 18th December 2020 (*except Good Friday when we’re open Thursday 9th April instead; and closed on Friday 31st
United Reformed Church Hall, off High Street, Southwold IP18 6DS
Fri 27 Nov

The Story of Guitar Heroes

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“If you like music and guitars you will LOVE this show!” Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Hank Marvin, Brian May and Slash are just some of the outstanding guitar heroes you will have chance to...
Grand Hall, Corn Exchange, King Street, Ipswich IP1 1DH
Sat 28 Nov

Christmas Craft Fair

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Christmas Craft Fair Start your Christmas shopping early at Stonham Barns, come along to our Annual Christmas Craft Fair and see what special gifts you can find for your family and friends.
Stonham Barns Pettaugh Road Stonham Aspal IP14 6AT
Sat 28 Nov and Sun 29 Nov

Long Melford Book Fair - Cancelled

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Up to 14 exhibitors will be offering a wide range of secondhand, out of print and collectable books for sale. From paperbacks to antiquarian. Often also postcards and ephemera.
Memorial Hall (opp Bull Hotel), Long Melford CO10 9LQ
Sat 28 Nov

Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot on 1st November October from 6am onwards

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WE ARE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY, BUSINESS AS USUAL. Good numbers again last Sunday and hopefully a rain free week. I’m positive as usual and expect the fields to have recovered for Sunday 1st November.
Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal IP14 6AT
Sun 29 Nov

The Aleksic Christmas Lights

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A brand new Christmas light show, bigger than ever before, with over 1400 individually controlled channels, fully programmed to ’dance’ to a 9 minute Christmas Music Soundtrack.
10 Lister Road, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 5EQ
Tue 1 Dec to Thu 31 Dec

Stamp Club Meeting (Ipswich) - Cancelled

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Subject/speaker to be advised. Organised by Ipswich Philatelic Society - Local contact: Mike Smith. Potential new members welcome.
School Hall, Cedarwood Primary School, Wilkinson Drive (off Ropes Drive), Kesgrave IP5 2ES
Wed 2 Dec

Moyse’s Hall: The Museum Strikes Back

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The 12th Annual Sci-Fi and Action Exhibition! Moyse’s Hall strikes back with an intergalactic exhibition for all ages.
Moyse’s Hall Museum, Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1DX
Thu 3 Dec to Thu 24 Dec, Sat 2 Jan 2021 to Wed 20 Jan 2021

The Ghostly & Macabre Walk

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Want to see some of the more bizarre and macabre corners of Bury St Edmunds and the Great Churchyard? Want to hear tales of ghostly apparitions, spectres and monks?
Around Bury St Edmunds IP33 1DT
Fri 4 Dec, Fri 11 Dec, and more dates until Fri 29 Jan 2021

’Planet Craft’ - Southwold Makers Market

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’Planet Craft’ - Southwold Makers Market Planet Craft - Southwold Makers Market held every Friday* between 27th March - 18th December 2020 (*except Good Friday when we’re open Thursday 9th April instead; and closed on Friday 31st
United Reformed Church Hall, off High Street, Southwold IP18 6DS
Fri 4 Dec, Fri 11 Dec, Fri 18 Dec

Christmas Craft Market

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Last year’s Christmas Craft Market in the beautiful village of Dedham in the heart of Constable Country was such a success, we’ve had to come back!
The Assembly Rooms, High Street, Dedham CO7 6HJ
Sat 5 Dec

The Old Jet Market December 5th

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The Old Jet Market December 5th Held on the first Saturday of every month, The Old Jet Market is an excellent array of stalls, makers, secondhand shifters and delicious food and funky music! It’s a smash.
Old Jet, Bentwaters Business Parks, Rendlesham, Woodbridge IP12 2TW
Sat 5 Dec

Zoom Talk .... The History of Transport in Suffolk

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A fascinating talk given by Chris Turland on the fascinating story of The Transport History. We are bound to see previously unseen stories and hear new stories on aspects of this subject.
Virtual Event
Sat 5 Dec

Nowton Park Wreath Workshop

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Make and decorate your own Christmas wreath using natural materials collected from Nowton Park. Construct the frame from willow and adorn it with freshly cut greenery including holly, ivy, and...
Nowton Park, Bury Road, Nowton, Bury St Edmunds IP29 5LU
Sat 5 Dec and Sun 6 Dec

Father Christmas at Moyse’s Hall

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Meet Father Christmas at Moyse’s Hall Museum in his traditional Grotto! Pay a visit to see Father Christmas, tell him your wishes for Christmas, all before he heads off for his busiest day...
Moyse’s Hall Museum, Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1DX
Sat 5 Dec, Sun 6 Dec, Sun 20 Dec

Ipswich Farmers Market

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Ipswich farmers market has been huge success since launching last April and we’ve been thrilled by the support from locals of Suffolk’s county town!
Corn Hill, Ipswich IP1 1DH
Sun 6 Dec

Thurlow Handmade & Homegrowm Market

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Thurlow Handmade & Homegrown Market is run on the first Sunday of each month, the market brings local producers, growers and craftspeople together to showcase their varied produce.
Thurlow Village Hall, Great Thurlow, Haverhill CB9 7HX
Sun 6 Dec

Bookworms’ Bonanza! Online free children’s book festival

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Bookworms’ Bonanza! Free online version of the Lavenham Children’s Book Festival, available 24/7 to all children globally.
Virtual Event
Tue 8 Dec to Tue 5 Jan 2021

VAMP Market

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Monthly Market second Saturday of the month Vintage, Antique, Makers and Producers Market of Vintage, Antiques, Hand made and local producers Quality traders of vintage, antiques, hand made
Sarah’s Attic Bridge Farm Barns IP7 7AY
Sat 12 Dec

Father Christmas at Nowton Park

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Father Christmas and his elves are coming to Nowton Park this year! Visit him in his grotto, listen to his stories and receive a special present. Book your time slot to visit Father Christmas!
Nowton Park, Bury Road, Nowton, Bury St Edmunds IP29 5LU
Sat 12 Dec and Sun 13 Dec

Long Melford Farmers Market

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Long Melford’s farmers market returns for another year and it’s been a joy to revive this once popular market and fill the village hall with marvellous market smells, tastes and colours
Village Hall, Long Melford CO10 9JQ
Sat 12 Dec

Christmas Farmers Market

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We are delighted to be working with the Suffolk Agricultural Association and Suffolk Farmers’ Markets again in 2020 when we will be bringing another top quality Spring farmers market to the
Trinity Park. Ipswich IP3 8UH
Sat 12 Dec

Bury St Edmunds Farmers Market

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Bury St Edmunds’ Farmers’ Market is firmly established as a favourite local market and was a finalist in Best Newcomer for the EADT Food and Drink Awards in 2018!
The Traverse, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1BJ
Sun 13 Dec

Stamp Club Meeting (Sudbury) - Cancelled

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Meeting details to be confirmed. Organised by Sudbury & District Philatelic Society - Local contact: David Gottesmann. Potential new members welcome.
Tudor Church of England Primary School, Tudor Road, Sudbury CO10 1NL
Tue 15 Dec

Ipswich Mencap Open Coffee Mornings

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Open coffee/social morning held on a regular basis
Burgess House 236 Felixstowe RD. Ipswich IP3 9AD
Tue 15 Dec

Dame Dora’s Panto Party

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That’s Entertainment Productions is refusing to let the Covid Grinch steal our Christmas and Dame Dora Trolley has offered to help save the season hosting her very own panto party.
Haverhill Arts Complex, High Street, Haverhill CB9 8AR
Sat 19 Dec to Wed 23 Dec

Jack And The Beanstalk

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Jack And The Beanstalk Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum a giant of a sensational family pantomime comes to Stonham Barns with a larger than life affordable production for the entire family to enjoy.
Stonham Barns Pettaugh Road IP14 6AT
Sat 19 Dec to Thu 24 Dec, Sun 27 Dec to Thu 31 Dec

Cinderella _ The Christmas Panto

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Cinderella - The Christmas Panto Meet the loveable Buttons, the Ugly Sisters, Evil Stepmother and of course Cinderella as we bring you one of our favourite pantomimes.
The Spa Pavilion Theatre, Undercliff Road West, Felixstowe, Suffolk IP11 2DX
Sat 19 Dec, Sun 20 Dec, Thu 24 Dec, Sat 26 Dec, Sun 27 Dec, Thu 31 Dec to Sun 3 Jan 2021

Lavenham Farmers Market

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Lavenham Farmers Market is officially the best market in Suffolk. This fantastic Farmers’ Market boasts over 30 of the highest quality, small scale producers in Suffolk.
Lavenham Village Hall, Church Street, Lavenham CO10 9QT
Sun 20 Dec

VAMP Market

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Monthly Market second Saturday of the month Vintage, Antique, Makers and Producers Market of Vintage, Antiques, Hand made and local producers Quality traders of vintage, antiques, hand made
Sarah’s Attic Bridge Farm Barns IP7 7AY
Sat 9 Jan 21

Marshall King Legends Show

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Prepare for an incredible evening of music and comedy as this amazing one-man show will take you on a rollercoaster of laughs and songs across the decades.
The Spa Pavilion Theatre, Undercliff Road West, Felixstowe, Suffolk IP11 2DX
Sat 16 Jan 21

Ipswich Mencap Open Coffee Mornings

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Open coffee/social morning held on a regular basis
Burgess House 236 Felixstowe RD. Ipswich IP3 9AD
Tue 26 Jan 21

VAMP Market

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Monthly Market second Saturday of the month Vintage, Antique, Makers and Producers Market of Vintage, Antiques, Hand made and local producers Quality traders of vintage, antiques, hand made
Sarah’s Attic Bridge Farm Barns IP7 7AY
Sat 13 Feb 21

The Suffolk Wedding Show

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Over 65 exhibitors, FREE entry & parking, FREE wedding magazine and FREE glass of bubbly on arrival. One of the largest wedding shows in the Ipswich area at the stunning Wherstead Park brought to...
Wherstead Park, The Street, Wherstead IP9 2BJ
Sun 21 Feb 21
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VAMP Market

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Monthly Market second Saturday of the month Vintage, Antique, Makers and Producers Market of Vintage, Antiques, Hand made and local producers Quality traders of vintage, antiques, hand made
Sarah’s Attic Bridge Farm Barns IP7 7AY
Sat 13 Mar 21

The Easter Country Show.

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This is the event with something for everybody, we have amazing cookery demos, main ring attractions, punch and judy, magic shows, petting farms, unique and amazing shopping and so much more.
Summerpit Farm, Elveden Estate, Thetford IP24 3TD
Sat 3 Apr 21

The Framlingham Country Show.

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This is the event with something for everybody, we have amazing some amazing attractions, great main ring acts, punch and Judy, magic shows, amazing shopping, petting farms and so much more.
Framlingham College, College Road, Framlingham IP13 9EY
Sat 3 Apr 21

Counterfeit Sixties Show

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Re-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain’s No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era.
Haverhill Arts Centre, Hight Street, Haverhill CB9 8AR
Sat 17 Apr 21

East Anglian Game & Country Fair

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East Anglian Game & Country Fair We have once again been invited by the organisers of this large regional event to supply stallholders in a marquee for this very popular event.
Euston Estate, Euston, Nr. Thetford Suffolk IP24 2QP
Sat 24 Apr 21 and Sun 25 Apr 2021

Cars on Bardwell Village Green 2021

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Back for the 9th year in 2021,are sadly having had to cancel in 2020 Fantastic display of vintage and modern classic cars and motorcycles.
Bardwell,Suffolk IP31 1AW
Sun 30 May 21

Suffolk Show - Cancelled

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Suffolk Show We have been invited by the organiser’s of this large regional event to supply stallholders in a marquee.
Suffolk Showground, Trinity Park IP3 8UH
Wed 2 Jun 21 and Thu 3 Jun 2021

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