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Art Gallery with Creative Workshops & Unique Gifts - Hasketon

EJaRt Creative Studio & Ceramic Workshops by Resident Ceramic Artist: Emma Jayne Robertson Art & Craft Workshops... See more >
EJaRt Creative, The Black Barn, Grange Farm, Grundisburgh Road, Hasketon, Woodbridge IP13 6HN
Today, Sat 20 Apr, Tue 23 Apr, and more dates until Sat 8 Jun, Tue 11 Jun

Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot on 21st April 2024

Brilliant turn out on Sunday with 2 full fields and sellers on the third field plus loads of buyers so a really busy... See more >
Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal IP14 6AT
Sun 21 Apr, Sun 28 Apr, and more dates until Sun 16 Jun

FREE taster session with the Sudbury Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Sudbury Rock Choir Ever wondered if there is a 'local ladies choir near me or nearby'? The local Sudbury choir is run by..... See more >
The Curve Arts Centre (Drama Studio), Sudbury, The Curve Arts Centre (Drama Studio), Ormiston Sudbury Academy, Tudor Road, Sudbury CO10 1NW
Mon 22 Apr, Mon 29 Apr, and more dates until Mon 17 Jun

Join our choir in Beccles/Lowestoft for a FREE taster session

Join our choir in Beccles/Lowestoft for a FREE taster session If you have always wanted to join a choir locally, you can! The local Beccles choir is run by singing teacher..... See more >
Blyburgate Hall, Blyburgate, Beccles NR34 9TF
Mon 22 Apr, Mon 6 May, and more dates until Mon 17 Jun

FREE taster session with the Bury St Edmunds Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Bury St Edmunds Rock Choir If you have ever thought 'I want to join a choir near me in Bury St Edmunds?' then why not join your local..... See more >
The Apex, Charter Square, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3FD
Mon 22 Apr, Mon 29 Apr, Mon 13 May, Mon 20 May, Mon 3 Jun

The Cedars weekly Healing Clinic. (Monday Evening )

We hold a drop in healing clinic each Monday Evening except Bank holidays There is a choice of couch or chair healing... See more >
19 Main Road Kesgrave IP5 1AQ
Mon 22 Apr, Mon 29 Apr, Mon 6 May, Mon 13 May, Mon 20 May

FREE taster session with the Sudbury Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Sudbury Rock Choir Do you want to join a choir near you? The local Sudbury choir is run by Suffolk based musician Hollie Heard... See more >
The Quay Theatre, Quay Lane, Sudbury CO10 2AN
Wed 24 Apr, Wed 8 May, Wed 22 May, Wed 5 Jun, Wed 19 Jun

FREE taster session with the Ipswich Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Ipswich Rock Choir If you are wanting to learn to sing you'll find a happy place with us in the Ipswich Rock Choir... See more >
St Albans Catholic High School, Digby Road, Ipswich IP4 3NJ
Thu 25 Apr, Thu 2 May, Thu 9 May, Thu 23 May, Thu 13 Jun

EAST Textile Art Exhibition - 'Bridging the Gap'

EAST Textile Art Exhibition - ’Bridging the Gap’ EAST members have spent the previous year pondering the role of women both past and present. This includes specific..... See more >
Grundisburgh House Gallery, Woodbridge Road, Woodbridge · IP13 6UD
Thu 25 Apr to Tue 7 May

An Evening of Mediumship

Presented by our special Medium This evening gives you the opportunity to connect with a loved one from the spirit... See more >
The Ipswich Quakers , 39 Fonnereau Road IP1 3JH
Sat 27 Apr, Sat 18 May

Monthly Meeting, Ipswich Group, Suffolk Family History Society.

On Wednesday 1st May 2024 Janette Robinson presents: Voices from the Workhouse The story of Workhouses... See more >
The Main Hall, Salvation Army Citadel, 558 Woodbridge Road, Ipswich IP4 4PH
Wed 1 May

The British Country Show Suffolk.

Come along and join us at The British Country Show Suffolk on Easter weekend at Henham Park. This is the event with..... See more >
Henham Park, Post House Road, Beccles NR34 8AD
Wed 1 May

Stamp Club Meeting (Ipswich)

President’s Display. Meeting of Ipswich Philatelic Society. All welcome to visit. Membership subscription payable for..... See more >
Kesgrave War Memorial Community Hall, Twelve Acre Approach, off Bell Lane, Kesgrave IP5 1JF
Wed 1 May

Stones In His Pockets

Stones In His Pockets Venture across the Irish Sea to County Kerry this Spring as Eastern Angles present Stones In His Pockets... See more >
Sir John Mills Theatre (Eastern Angles Centre), Gatacre Road, Ipswich IP1 2LQ
Thu 2 May to Sat 4 May

The Magic of the Beatles

Come together, right now – it’s time to shake it up baby with the sensational 2022 Get Back! UK Tour. The incredible..... See more >
Marina Theatre, Marina, Lowestoft NR32 1HH
Thu 2 May
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Things to do around Suffolk

Suffolk, located on the East Coast of England, is a picturesque county known for its stunning coastlines, charming towns, and rich cultural heritage. Whether you're visiting for a day trip or staying longer, there are plenty of exciting activities to enjoy. Here are some of the best things to do in Suffolk:

1. Visit Framlingham Castle:
- Framlingham Castle, famously mentioned in Ed Sheeran's song "Castle on the Hill," is a historic gem. Explore its three main areas: the Inner Court, the Bailey, and the Lower Court. Walk the Wall Walk across the 13 towers for breathtaking countryside views. Mary Tudor was also announced Queen of England within these walls, adding to its historical significance.

2. Mid-Suffolk Light Railway Museum (‘Middy’):
- Discover the fascinating story behind the Mid-Suffolk Light Railway Museum. This authentic gauge railway museum resurrected relics from a struggling station. Take a steam train ride (available from May to September) and experience a piece of Suffolk's railway history.

3. Explore Leiston Abbey Ruins:
- Leiston Abbey's architectural beauty lies in its ruins. Wander through this stunning monument, appreciating its historical significance and mysterious charm.

4. Stroll in Brampton Park, Newcastle-under-Lyme:
- Enjoy a leisurely walk in Brampton Park, surrounded by lush greenery. Let the kids play on the swings and slides while you relax in this peaceful oasis.

5. Discover Shugborough Estate:
- Explore the beautiful Shugborough Estate, complete with gardens, a mansion, and riverside walks. Immerse yourself in its history and natural beauty.

6. Suffolk Beaches:
- Suffolk boasts stunning beaches. Consider a visit to Southwold Beach, known for its colorful beach huts, or Aldeburgh Beach, famous for its fresh seafood and artistic community¹.

7. Sutton Hoo:
- Uncover ancient history at Sutton Hoo, an Anglo-Saxon burial site. Explore the mounds, visitor center, and scenic views of the River Deben.

8. Snape Maltings:
- Visit Snape Maltings, a cultural hub with art galleries, shops, and cafes. Enjoy the serene surroundings and perhaps catch a concert or exhibition.

9. RSPB Minsmere Nature Reserve:
- Birdwatchers will appreciate RSPB Minsmere, home to diverse bird species and stunning landscapes. Explore the trails and hides for a memorable wildlife experience.

10. Suffolk Food and Drink:
- Don't miss the chance to savor Suffolk's culinary delights. Try local produce, visit farmers' markets, and enjoy traditional pubs and tearooms.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Suffolk promises a delightful day out filled with history, nature, and relaxation!