Stowmarket Tennis Club

Ah, the summer tennis season. As Chris writes this, it’s blowing a fierce gale outside and rain is hammering against the windows. Nothing to be worried about, because he can remember this kind of weather at some time over the school holidays every year – at least one of the …

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Navy Veteran Honoured With Medal

65 years after having returned home from the Korean War, Stowmarket navy veteran, Malcolm Robertson has been recognised by the Republic of Korea with the award of their Ambassador for Peace Medal, for his service during the war, which lasted from June 1950 until July 1953. Malcolm, who joined the …

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Gippeswyk Singers

Gippeswyk Singers have been thrilled with the tremendous reception and superb reviews of The Dream of Gerontius at Snape Maltings in May 2017. Conductor Geoff Lavery, took everyone who was there that night on an unforgettable journey through Elgar’s masterpiece, which included a wonderfully moving performance from the Lambeth Orchestra, …

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1st Holbrook Brownies

Holbrook Brownies have taken advantage of the beautiful summer evenings. Since starting back in April, they have only spent one evening in the hall. Their last evening of the term was no exception, where they met at Holbrook Creek for their annual sand sculpture competition. First, they held their enrolment …

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Viva Voices

Viva Voices community choir sings a lively mix of pop, rock, easy listening, musicals and songs from around the world. They meet for 10 weeks every term at the United Reformed Church, ending each term with an informal performance in front of family and friends with a collection for a …

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Enpointe School Of Dancing

The Enpointe School of Dancing performed The Princess and The Frog at Henley Community Centre in May. The cast of 43 dancers took to the stage to re-enact the story while showcasing their ballet and tap dancing skills. The show was a wonderful success and the school raised £500 for their …

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Woodbridge Cruising Club

In mid July, a small fleet of boats took part in a cruise to London organised by Liz & John Mills. After anchoring for a night in Stangate Creek off the Medway, they caught the tide up the Thames through the iconic Barrier and past the Greenwich Meridian, to spend …

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Sproughton Bowls Club

By the time you read this, the season will be all but over. With the league programme completed in mid-August, the remaining action on the green is around club competitions.  But before then, there has been plenty of action with two of Sproughton’s teams recording success in their leagues. Kate …

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Acorn Village

Acorn Village would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who supported the fifth annual dog show this year. Despite the weather, more than £4,000 was raised. A special thank you to the judge, Tom from Highcliff Vets, and Sarah, the assistant judge, for their non-stop smiles despite …

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