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NASA Technology Landing On Earth

Many people think that the millions we spend on spaceflight and exploration is a waste that could be spent down here on Earth in better ways. The night sky may look pretty on a clear night, but the content of space doesn’t really affect…

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…

Sounds of Suffolk

The winners of a local photography competition, raising awareness about untreated hearing loss, have been rewarded with their photos being featured in 2018 charity calendar. The Sounds of Suffolk competition, created by family run…

Christmas Day At Charringtons

One of Stowmarket’s biggest shops has a revolutionary plan to open on Christmas Day and they won’t sell a thing. In fact Charringtons Furnishings will be giving stuff away! After two years refurbishing and relaunching the giant store, new…

Stowmarket Artisan Market

The November market was a tremendous success, with their biggest footfall to date and in spite of the inclement weather. The cafe was continually busy and made £175 profit, the Scouts kindly donating proceeds to the Royal British Legion.…

Outstanding Results For Dance Students

Cara-Lea Dance School achieved some outstanding examination results at their last I.S.T.D exam session. There were a mix of dance styles and levels on the day, all of which impressed the examiner. A new group of students were taking their…

bRAVO! Theatre Workshops

At bRAVO! Theatre Workshops, Stowmarket and Newmarket, they wanted to celebrate their fifth anniversary in a special way, so they decided to audition for a show at Disneyland Paris. They loved their performance and accepted them, so they…

Stowmarkers Jr Netball Club

Stowmarkers Juniors have been quiet over the past few months, but that’s not to say that they haven’t been busy. They have been beavering away working on attracting new players into the club and their league players got off to a terrific…

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…

Stowmarket Flower Club

Mr John Chennell will present a demonstration entitled In Festive Mood when we next meet on Wednesday 22nd November at Needham Market Community Centre. Doors open at 7pm and there will be stalls selling plants, cakes, handbags, scarves,…