A professional artist’s experience of the Pandemic

A professional artist’s experience of the Pandemic

Artist Sarah Baddon-Price shares the challenges experienced by professional artists during unprecedented times. 2019 was a great year for me and I went into 2020 with few plans and my expectation bar low.  My bookings were minimal. I was due to exhibit with Art for...
Raising funds for Inspire Suffolk

Raising funds for Inspire Suffolk

A year after Harley Snowling took his own life, Jack Taylor launches efforts to raise money for mental health and support charity, Inspire Suffolk, in memory of his friend. Jack Taylor’s love of motorcycles started when he was just 2 years old. On his 29th birthday,...
Right tools for the job

Right tools for the job

If you’re looking for the right tools for the job, then look no further than Toddy Tool Hire. With over 60 years’ experience working in the landscape and construction industries the team at Toddy Tool Hire offer expert help and advice on tool, plant and...
Retirement Forward Planning

Retirement Forward Planning

No matter how difficult it is to do, sooner or later we all need to do a reality check on how our finances will look when we have retired. Everyone is living longer; this means our pension savings will also need to increase to fund our needs in our old age. The facts...
What Katie did next …

What Katie did next …

Here we catch up with Katie Kemball, aged just 22, who has launched her eponymously named textiles company, based at Bentwaters Setting up your own textiles company is a massive feat, how did it all come about? I always wanted a career in the creative industry. My...
Drum to the beat

Drum to the beat

Looking to take up a new hobby this lockdown, or in need of a bit of stress relief? If so, Wooden Roots might be just what you’re looking for. Running Zoom classes every month a new West African Rhythm is taught every four weeks. Owner Gemma Brown says: “We teach the...
Capturing the moment

Capturing the moment

Here at theplace2be we’ve fallen in love with Daniel Ruffles’ stunning photography of our beautiful coast. So, we sent him a Q&A and here he shares his love of being behind the lens: How did you into photography? I was handed a camera from a very young age...

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