Macmillan Afternoon Tea

The recently established East Suffolk Macmillan Cancer Support Fundraising Group warmly invites you to an exciting Christmas social event which offers a glass of festive fizz on arrival, a delicious afternoon tea and activities for a range of interests. Fanny and Frank, a local independent boutique, will be modelling a selection of their beautifully designed clothes, footwear and accessories, there will be live jazz, a superb raffle, a make-up demonstration as well as a talk about the important work undertaken by Macmillan in the area. The event takes place on…

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Ipswich Jazz Festival

A weekend of musical events is planned for the next Ipswich Jazz Festival to be held from Friday, June 23 to Sunday 25. Tickets are on sale now for most events. Festivities begin on Friday 23 with a South African township style concert by trumpeter Claude Deppa and the Clare Hirst Band. The festival also includes performances by guitarist John Etheridge, singer Vimala Rowe, saxophonist Art Themen, the Chris Ingham Trio and big band Back to Basie. There are also workshops for amateur musicians including a workshop on music photography. Young…

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