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May 2019

Stowfiesta 2019

StowFiesta, the biggest free music festival in Mid Suffolk, returns for its thirteenth year as part of the Suffolk Day Big Weekender. StowFiesta, which takes place at Chilton Fields and is organised by Stowmarket Town Council, will be

Peter’s Four Counties Cycle Challenge

Suffolk-born Peter Berry (54) was diagnosed at the age of 50 with early onset Alzheimer’s and has used his passion for cycling to raise awareness of the condition, particularly in younger people. Last year he cycled from Aberystwyth to

ICONS: Celebrating The Legendary Divas

Unleash your inner diva, with this fabulous new concert spectacular ICONS: Celebrating The Legendary Divas is a great night out celebrating all the greatest divas throughout the decades from Aretha Franklin, Janis Joplin, Celine Dion and

New Angle Prize Shortlist Announced

Family, growing up and the impact of change in uniquely East Anglian communities are themes which permeate the six books on the shortlist for the 2019 New Angle Prize for Literature. The competition, organised by the Ipswich Institute,

Tendring Hundred Show

On Saturday, July 13 the 104th Tendring Hundred Show, held at Lawford House Park, near Manningtree, will take place. Now established as one of the largest one-day events in the region, today’s show is unrecognisable from the event that

Small Investment Of Time, Big Impact

Supporting young people in rural Suffolk is the focus of a careers mentoring programme, recently set up by the Seckford Foundation to run alongside their wellbeing mentoring programme. This careers mentoring focuses on skills and routes

Woodbridge Regatta & Riverside Fair

Woodbridge Regatta & Riverside Fair is 181 years and as in times past it takes place all along the river from the Tide Mill to Deben Yacht Club. This year’s event is on Sunday 23 June and forms part of the Suffolk Day celebrations so

Walk For Parkinson’s at Glemham Hall

People across Suffolk are being asked to help stop Parkinson’s for good by joining their local Walk for Parkinson’s event at Glemham Hall on Sunday 9 June. The Glemham Hall Walk for Parkinson’s event is one of 45 across the UK set to