Former Atomic Kitten star Natasha Hamilton will be in good company this Christmas: Ipswich’s Regent Theatre has today announced some of her co-stars for its magical Snow White panto. Natasha plays the wicked Queen (boo, hiss) and Britain’s Got Talent winner with Collabro,...
Sep
04
The bad weather has caused the cancellation of two outdoor events in Ipswich parks today. The first casualty is the Vehicle Family Fun Day in Holywells Park. A Borough Council spokesman said the heavy rain this morning gave organisers little choice but to call it off. Also...
Aug
29
Thousands of visitors buckled up their boots and found their sea legs for a weekend of fun on the Waterfront. The Ipswich Maritime Festival, in association with Isaacs on the Quay, ran from 10am – 10pm Saturday and 10am – 6pm Sunday and saw approximately 65,000 visitors flock...
Aug
22
Two top celebrity chefs will be sharing their secrets at the Bury St Edmunds Food & Drink Festival over the bank holiday weekend between 10am and 5pm on Sunday 26th and Monday 27th August. The free, town centre family event will see celebrity chefs...
Aug
08
Chantry Library in Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich will be reopening on Sundays from this weekend (Sunday 5 August). The library has been closed on Sundays since Christmas. This was a temporary measure to enable Suffolk Libraries to work with staff and other organisations to tackle...
Aug
08
A new campaign to encourage residents and visitors to put their litter in bins has been launched in Ipswich. Love Your Street will spread out across the town over the summer and autumn and the launch saw a group of people come together near the Waterfront on a litter-pick...
Aug
08
Suffolk Libraries is reminding families across the county that this year’s Summer Reading Challenge launches this weekend in all of the county’s libraries. The Summer Reading Challenge takes place every year during the summer holidays and helps to get three quarters of a...
Jul
23
iCard Did you know that if you live in Ipswich, and your children are 5-16 years old, they can apply for a FREE Summer Holiday iCard? Local parents and community leaders agree that if we can get our children and teens involved in sports, it can make a real difference to our...
Jul
18
The long school summer holiday is about to begin and Ipswich Borough Council is making sure youngsters have plenty to enjoy. The Council has offered free iCards for all five to 16 year olds either living in Ipswich or attending a state school in the town so they can take part...
Jul
16
Offer: POP GOES DECADES 15% OFF a Family Ticket ( From £48.44 to £37.40)- Sat 15 Sep 2018 Choose between 2 Options: Pop Goes Decades! 15% OFF a Family Ticket (2 adults & 2 children) Sep 15 - 14:30 Pop Goes Decades! 15% OFF a Family Ticket (2 adults...
Jul
09
Following the resounding success of their previous productions, Made in Dagenham and Guys and Dolls, Suffolk Young People’s Theatre are returning to Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds with their fully staged version of the hit West End and Broadway Musical, Footloose: The Musical (...
Jul
09
West/Mid Suffolk Bury St Edmunds Library Blooming Great Tea Party for Marie Curie – Saturday 7 July from 10am to 2pm.  Drop in to the library for some tea and cake and help to raise money for Marie Curie. Bury Library would be very grateful if anyone would like to...
Jul
09