Community Euro 2021 screenings

Community Euro 2021 screenings

If you’re a football fan and fancy hanging out with your mates to watch a game, the Oyster Inn at Butley is the ideal spot for you. With its dedicated cinema seating 16 (whilst adhering to Covid guidelines), the pub is screening all the games from now up to the final...
Jubilee Hall in search of new trustees

Jubilee Hall in search of new trustees

Much-loved community arts venue Aldeburgh Jubilee Hall is currently seeking new trustees to join its Board of Trustees.  The new members will help build on the hall’s local reputation, champion its work, be ‘hands on’, and appreciate the importance of the legacy of...
New grant scheme puts nature first

New grant scheme puts nature first

East Suffolk Council continues to put the environment first as voluntary and community groups are invited to apply for funding to support projects that help promote biodiversity. The Nature First Small Grants Scheme has been launched this month on behalf of the East...
Bitcoin – What’s all the fuss?

Bitcoin – What’s all the fuss?

With everybody able to trade in Bitcoin, George Hinds of Beckett Investments shares some of the risks involved when investing in cryptocurrencies. It’s been practically impossible to avoid the fuss caused by cryptoassets such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, Doge coin and many...
Suffolk Day reminding us of why we live here

Suffolk Day reminding us of why we live here

We couldn’t let Suffolk Day – Monday 21st June – go by without a mention.  With a lack of events due to the current restrictions on gatherings etc, we thought we’d share the Lord Lieutenant’s Suffolk Day proclamation which is a great reminder of why we all love where...
The magic of Foxburrow Farm

The magic of Foxburrow Farm

With the Suffolk Wildlife Trust celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, we thought it a good time to find out more about our local Trust site in Melton, Foxburrow Farm. Re-opening its doors this month to visitors, Charlie Zakss of the Suffolk Wildlife tells how...
Recycle Right

Recycle Right

 As part of an ongoing drive to build the right environment for East Suffolk, a new campaign is being launched to help people get their recycling right. East Suffolk Council is launching a new recycling campaign across its social media channels to get a better...
Landing some relief from the pandemic

Landing some relief from the pandemic

Artist and sculptor Spadge Hopkins shares his inspiration for the stunning Cormorants he has created and which can be seen along the river here in Woodbridge. Back in February 2020 I held a successful little exhibition with another artist in The Longshed, Woodbridge....
Connecting with Nature – Nicola Coe opens her studio

Connecting with Nature – Nicola Coe opens her studio

Hasketon-based artist Nicola Coe is opening her studio as part of the Open Studios initiative this weekend – 12th – 13th and next 19th – 20th June. With two studios – one for her work and one for her husband Martin – set in their stunning wild garden, Nicola’s work...
Insurance the Sole Bay way

Insurance the Sole Bay way

In 2019 Tim Long formed Sole Bay Insurance Brokers in Woodbridge to provide local insurance advice to individuals and businesses that appreciate the complexities and efficiencies of the insurance world but who want the comfort of face-to-face advice, pertinent to them...
Tackling tricky conversations

Tackling tricky conversations

Resilient leaders coach, Jacqui Frost offers top advice on taking control of a difficult conversation Have you ever danced around a difficult conversation? Maybe in the workplace or maybe at home? Many a time I have danced around the real issue hoping that the person...
A passion for fashion

A passion for fashion

Run by Kim Elliott, who has been in the fashion industry over 25 years, My Fashion Club launches in Woodbridge I am womenswear and children’s garment fashion designer. I have designed for all UK high street brands and have travelled all over the world working with...

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