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RAF Stowmarket

At their meeting in August, they were very pleased to present a cheque for £500 to the 1331 Stowmarket Squadron ATC. It will go towards the cost of replacing their very old mini-bus. This was handed over by the secretary, Clive Penton, and…

Museum Of East Anglian Life

Come along to the Museum of East Anglian Life’s annual Bonfire Night on Saturday 4th November and see their 50th anniversary year go out with a bang! The incredibly popular event showcases a spectacular and dazzling fireworks display…

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Words by Elizabeth Parker I have just returned from our weeklong ‘goodwill mission’ to Belarus. Of the 20 people on the trip seven came from Mid Suffolk. Everyone agreed without doubt that “no words, photographs or videos can truly give you…

Stowupland Local History Group

Mrs Fyshe and the Queen’s Wardrobe by Julia Barrett took place on Wednesday 4th October. Walter Fyshe was one of the young Princess Elizabeth's first recorded tailors and on her succession to the Crown became her official Master of the…

Needham Market Bowls Club

The outdoor season has now finished and NMBC has been very successful. Monday night A team have completed their fixtures winning 12 out of 14 matches and finishing top of Division 3. The B team struggled for players, but enjoyed their…

A Brighter Boulters Bridge

As part of the Good Neighbour Scheme and #LoveStowmarket, New Life Family Church, in conjunction with Stowmarket Town Council, has recently undertaken the re-painting of Boulters Bridge on Ipswich Road. The town council operates a Good…

#LoveStowmarket

#LoveStowmarket is a local initiative to show the people of the town that they are special and that Stowmarket is a great place to live. It started in April with an Easter Egg giveaway to 360 people in the Combs Ford area and was then…

Stowmarket Bridge Club

Having won Division Two of the Suffolk County Bridge Association Summer League Teams-of-Eight last year, the Stowmarket team began this year’s campaign in Division One, with a good win against Bury St Edmunds by 49 to 31. This has been…

Needham Market Bowls Club

The outdoor season has now finished and NMBC haS been very successful. The Monday night A team have completed their fixtures, winning 12 out of 14 matches and finishing top of Division 3. The B team struggled for players, but enjoyed their…

Bowled Over By £500 Grant

Battisford and District Cricket Club have been awarded a £500 grant from Stowmarket Town Council for new nets for their practice area. The cricket club, which was formed in 1973, is a voluntary organisation with three senior men’s teams, a…