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Claydon

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Words by Link Chair Elizabeth Parker On Friday 29th December, we were up at 4.30am to get ready to take the children to the airport for their journey home. Unfortunately the flight was a really early one and we had to make allowances for…

Become A Beanstalk Reading Hero

Could you help transform the prospects for a child through the power of books and stories? Local literacy charity Beanstalk has launched a new campaign for 2018 to highlight the extraordinary difference members of the community in…

East Anglia ONE

The East Anglia ONE offshore windfarm developer, ScottishPower Renewables, is inviting local communities to attend a series of public information days in Suffolk to find out more about its upcoming programme of work to install cabling under…

Tales From The 19th Hole

The HOGS will have recently enjoyed their post-Christmas Bash at Seckford Hall on Saturday 27th December and be preparing for their AGM in mid-January. More about the golf next month, but the prediction is that Paul G will have been in the…

Needham Market Bowls Club

Words by David Hindley After a very successful outdoor season, many our bowlers are enjoying indoor bowling at the Meadlands. Any member wanting information about indoor bowling can contact me on 01449 613 144. I would also like to say…

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Words by Link Chair Elizabeth Parker On Sunday 3rd December, we collected our Christmas group from Gatwick airport. The children who had never been to the UK before all said “England is lovely” as soon as they got off the plane! This is…

Pupil Raises More Than £1,000 For Charity

Robert Beevers, a 12-year-old Claydon High School pupil, organised a charity dog walk in aid of the Animal Health Trust and St Elizabeth Hospice in memory of his uncle, Edward Whittaker on Saturday 16th September and raised more than £1,000…

A Goal For Gambia

Wendy and Julian Andrews went to Gambia on a holiday and by chance were invited to meet some of the local villagers. They were shocked to see their living conditions and to find out that the children often got no schooling. They also met a…

Needham Market Bowls Club

The Stowmarket League presentation evening was well attended by NMBC members eager to see captains Roger Last, Joyce Walton and David Hindley pick up the three trophies won by the club in 2017. Congratulations once again to all the bowlers…

Bramford Tennis Club

Words by Mick Russ Whoosh! What was that? That was the summer, gone, but not forgotten (unlike the hundreds of tennis balls lost from Nicks wayward serves). Interest now moves onto the winter leagues (floodlit and Sunday morning), which…