Kesgrave WI

The July meeting was packed, both with the amount of business that was covered and the number of members attending. Maureen Swale gave a report of her visit, as the delegate, to the National AGM in Liverpool early in June. Details were…

Gardeners’ Question Time

As part of the Hadleigh Festival of Gardening and Art, Hadleigh and District Garden Club will be presenting their version of this ever popular radio gardening programme on Monday 14th August at 7.30pm at Hadleigh Town Hall (entrance…

The Fiducia Dedham Run 

On the morning of Sunday 17th September, the Dedham playing fields will be transformed into a mini festival, buzzing with runners of all ages and experience taking on the annual 3km fun run and 10km race. This is a great community event,…

Three Peaks Challenge Conquered

On a hot three days in June Richard Stephens, Chris Roberts and Andrew Bingham completed the Three Peaks Challenge in 22 hours and 40 minute. This involved climbing Ben Nevis, Scafell and Snowdon. The three friends are raising money in…

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Sunday 2nd July saw the arrival of the group of children from Belarus who will be here for the month. The 18 children and two interpreters arrived at Gatwick Airport after a long and tiring journey, having left home very early in the…

Witnesham & Swilland Village Show

This show took place on July 8th and it was blessed with a perfect weather day. The number of entries were up this year and were of a very high standard. They were pleased to see so many vegetable, fruit and flower entries despite the…

Sproughton Community Shop

Things are looking up! After a slow first half of the year sales are picking up, the bank balance is strengthening, and Sproughton Community Shop are feeling more buoyant. Last month they welcomed Tara back after her prolonged…

Shotley Heritage Tax Relief

HMRC has confirmed that Shotley Heritage is eligible for 3 types of tax relief in this share issue: SEIS (Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme) worth 50% of the investment value EIS (Enterprise Investment Scheme) worth 30% of the…

Shotley Pier

Shotley Pier is a 122 year old Victorian working pier, sited on the peninsula, bounded by two beautiful rivers, River Orwell and River Stour. The area is a designated AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) and UN Ramsar Convention…

Langham Clinic Birthday Celebration

On Saturday June 10th we will be celebrating our one year anniversary at Langham Clinic with a birthday party. There will be taster sessions of Massage, Reflexology, Yoga, Pilates and mini make-overs. We will also be raising money for…