Nerf gun parties are so much fun for children and parents alike! For the past two years my son Alex (11) has been a fan of nerf guns and loves to play mini battles with his friends. He plays at home, but there isn't enough space to run around, and the bullets get lost and eaten...
Jun
12
Starting on the 13th July, the annual Summer Reading Challenge will be back in full swing, running across all 44 of Suffolk’s libraries as well as the weekly Suffolk Libraries Local sessions in Shotley and Rushmere. Children aged 4-11 are invited to sign up at their...
Jun
11
Reviewed by Hannah Cotton   Yesterday afternoon I took my two boys, aged four and two years old, to see In The Night Garden Live at The Ipswich Regent. We went to the 4pm performance. That’s an interesting time of day in most households with small...
May
31
Suffolk Libraries will be celebrating the most colourful day of the year this month with the return of Elmer Day on Saturday 25 May ahead of Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk. Elmer Day celebrates the ongoing popularity of Elmer the Patchwork Elephant, who has featured in more than...
May
21
The BAFTA Award-Winning CBeebies Children’s TV Show - Ipswich Regent on Wednesday 29 & Thursday 30 May! Returns to the Stage with a New Show and its First Major UK Theatre Tour In the Night Garden Live With a World First - the 2.5 Metre Long Flying Pinky Ponk...
May
08
Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds was devastated to hear of the shocking theft of a touring vehicle for upcoming shows of Dear Zoo, which has meant that their spring/summer tour dates have sadly been cancelled. Thankfully the show is scheduled to resume touring in the autumn and the...
May
08
There is a lot going on over Easter in Ipswich. Bin collections, museums and Crown Pools are all operating as normal on Good Friday. Crown Pools is also open on Easter Monday (again from 7.45am to 5pm). Sports centres and Fore Street Pool are open on Saturday and Sunday...
Apr
17
Ipswich Regent Theatre Saturday 14 to Tuesday 31 December 2019 Get ready to have a ball at the most magical panto of them all! Tickets go on sale from Friday 5 April at 10am. But be quick, as the best seats at the best prices will be very popular. This year all the best...
Apr
04
Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is delighted to welcome Immersion Theatre Company back following the success of 2018’s production of The Jungle Book, with their brand-new production of The Amazing Adventures of Pinocchio, now with a slightly amended performance schedule (Sun 7...
Mar
29
This April will be the first ever Suffolk Libraries Children’s Month – a brand new campaign to encourage more children and families to use their local library. Children’s Month will launch next week on International Children’s Book Day on 2 April and run throughout the month...
Mar
29
Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is delighted to present another spring production from its talented Young Company, following 2018’s Treasure Island with Alan Bennett’s delightful and witty adaptation of The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame. “Hang spring cleaning!” and take...
Mar
22
It is a busy year ahead for Christchurch Mansion, the Museum in High Street and the Ipswich Art Gallery next door. Kiss and Tell: Rodin and Suffolk Sculpture has been drawing thousands of visitors to the Mansion (more than 20,000 to date) and this exhibition is followed by...
Mar
19