Ipswich Museum is hosting an Ask The Expert day next week and it’s an opportunity for the public to bring along their treasured objects and photographs, share their stories about them and find out a bit more. Organiser Melanie Hollis, curator of the You...
Feb
06
Several libraries in the county are holding events for this year’s Harry Potter Book Night which takes place next Thursday (1 February).  Harry Potter Book Night is the most magical night of the year and the theme for 2018 is ‘Fantastic Beasts’ and the amazing creatures...
Jan
25
The launch of a new season for Ipswich’s Regent Theatre and Corn Exchange means a spring and summer full of top shows – six West End musicals, dance, comedy and opera and even Masterchef and Peppa Pig. The high energy, high kicking and glamorous Watermill Theatre production...
Jan
18
Author Rod Campbell’s best-selling classic children’s lift-the-flaps book Dear Zoo is being brought to life for the very first time in 2018 with a brilliant new stage production. The book was first published in 1982 and has sold more than 8 million copies worldwide and the new...
Jan
18
Let thistles and thickets of Thetford thatch, should evil approach on these thorns it will catch. In this forest cradle safely you’ll keep, not dead but preserved in a hundred-year sleep. Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds are delighted to announce the next family pantomime is going...
Jan
18
GET COSY THIS CHRISTMAS WITH DANCEEAST’S THE BORROWERS – MUSIC, MAGIC AND ANIMATION AWAITS A DanceEast season would not be complete without something magical for children. This Christmas Ipswich’s Jerwood DanceHouse will welcome a festive exclusive, from Wednesday 13 – Sunday...
Nov
28
The Mayor of Ipswich, Sarah Barber, will be joining in all the fun at Suffolk Wildlife Trust’s “Wild Christmas Party” at Holywells Park. The celebrations take place on Saturday 2nd December between 11 am and 3 pm and include family-friendly nature activities, quizzes and...
Nov
20
Come and celebrate Christmas at Flatford on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 November and Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December, between 10.30am – 3.30pm. Each year Flatford hosts a traditional Christmas celebration to get you in the mood for the festive season.  This year, the...
Nov
20
Ipswich’s Christmas lights switch-on take place this Thursday – and this year it will be twice the fun. For the first time for six years, a real tree takes pride of place on the Cornhill but fans of the ‘bauble tree’ can see it in all its splendour on the Waterfront outside...
Nov
13
Everyone is looking forward to next week’s big Christmas lights switch-on in Ipswich and, for the 24th year running, Disabled (Blue) Badge-holders can drive through Ipswich town centre on two Sunday evenings to enjoy the lights. On 26th November and 3rd December,...
Nov
08
Back again to jingle your bells and get you in the spirit of the season is the Ipswich Christmas Market. This annual highlight of all things festive will again have scores of stalls selling yuletide food, drink, decorations and presents as well as a bar, hot food stands and...
Nov
03
A new date has been picked for Ipswich’s Apple Day after it was postponed at the weekend because of fears of high winds. Now the popular event, which is organised by the Friends of Holywells Park, will take place on Saturday 4th November, between 11am and 2pm. Go...
Oct
23