East Bergholt Bowls Club

In July, the bowls club lost one of its most popular members, Jack Jarvis. Jack had been a member for nearly 20 years, had organised the popular bingo events, and always had a smile on his face. He will be truly missed. Thoughts go to…

Halloween Craft Fair

The local branch of the Multiple Sclerosis Society is holding a craft fair at Lawford Venture Centre on Saturday  21st October between 10.30am and 4pm, to raise funds to support local people who are affected by MS, a neurological condition…

Stowmarket Wards

Paul Ekpenyong, On behalf of the Conservative & Independent Councillors for Stowmarket Wards It’s continued to be a great summer although the weather has not always played its part. I mean, torrential downpours in July during the…

Cycle Club Right A Wrong

On Saturday 8th July, a group of five friends from Stowmarket & District Cycle Club, travelled to Cardiff in a borrowed motorhome to take part in Velathon Wales – a huge professional cycling event with up to 18,000 taking part. In…

Dementia Friendly

Hadleigh High Street has really jumped on board with creating a dementia friendly community for the residents of Hadleigh.  Each person we meet with dementia is unique and living on their own journey, but with support from the community…

Rotary Club of Stowmarket

Rotary Club of Stowmarket The club held a charity garden party in the lovely garden at the home of club president Ted Champion and his wife Pat on Sunday, July 23. The party was organised to raise funds for Stowmarket 1st and 3rd Phoenix…

Eustace Broke Lorraine Trust

The Eustace Broke Lorraine Trust, was set up in 1935 by Sir Percy Loraine, to provide money for the ‘further or higher education of children whose parents are or have lately been permanent residents of Bramford and who have been educated in…

Shotley Peninsula Cycleway Campaign

At their AGM on Thursday 6th July, they voted in a new chairman, Rosie Kirkup. Their previous chairman, Mike Crouch, stood down after several years in that position. Rosie has been their vice-chairman for the last seven years and will be…

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

On Sunday 30th July,  the group of 18 children returned home, sad to be leaving but happy to be seeing their families again. On Tuesday the parents held a meeting at school and told of how happy they were, that their children had such a…

Bramford Tennis Club

Greetings guff lovers, Mick again suitably refreshed after his annual holiday. Mick went somewhere different this year, spending two weeks trying to get through security at Palma airport. The weather looked very hot outside, and he was…