More than 20,000 children in Ipswich can apply for a FREE summer iCard to allow them to enjoy a range of sporting activities over the long school holiday. The pledge to ensure that youngsters in the town have more to do was made by Borough Council Leader David Ellesmere at a...
Jul
04
ONCE UPON A FESTIVAL UPDATE The fourth annual children’s arts programme Once Upon A Festival has gotten off to a fantastic start last week, the family day opened proceedings at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds with performances of Junk Orchestra and artists from Rojo Arts...
Jun
20
Haverhill Town Council has a weekend of free entertainment planned for Saturday 30th June and Sunday 1st July. Haverhill Mayor Tony Brown says “ I’m proud that we have another terrific fun packed  weekend organised by the Town Council coming up, which will provide fun...
Jun
15
As part of the celebration of Suffolk Day on Thursday 21 June, Haverhill Market Square will have a special visitor who couldn’t be more Suffolk. Jasper, a 13 year old Suffolk Punch horse, will be coming to town to give anyone in the Town Centre between 2.00pm and 4.30pm the...
Jun
15
  Madagascar - A Musical Adventure at the Regent Theatre Ipwich Go wild as Matt Terry – Winner of 2016’s X-Factor is announced to play Alex The Lion in the brand-new stage adaptation of Madagascar – The Musical opening at New Wimbledon Theatre...
Jun
04
It’s Bookstart Bird Boogie time! National Bookstart Week 4-10 June Next week is National Bookstart Week and libraries will be giving away free copies of the special BookTrust book ‘A Busy Day for Birds’ by Lucy Cousins. National Bookstart Week is BookTrust's annual...
Jun
04
The New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich and China Plate present PULSE FESTIVAL IPSWICH 2018 From Thursday 31 May to Saturday 9 June 2018 PULSE Festival Ipswich returns for the 18th year with an impressive showcase of contemporary performance from established and emerging artists....
May
23
There is lots going on in Ipswich to enjoy during the half-term holiday. The Borough Council’s Whitsun holiday programme covers a wide range of activities at three sports centres, two swimming pools, museums and parks – and it all starts next week! For sports fans you can...
May
23
Three more libraries are hosting special Beach Bonkers events this month. Aldeburgh, Bungay and Leiston Libraries are hosting activities where Kate Osborne of Beach Bonkers will be bringing the beach to the library for children and families to explore. Beach Bonkers aims...
May
03
Once Upon A Festival returns in 2018, aiming to bring high quality children’s theatre into schools, libraries and other arts venues in order to reach and expose as many children to the arts as possible. This year one of our main house shows is Full House Theatre’s The Owl and...
May
02
New workshops to help give people life-saving skills are being held in Ipswich this summer following the phenomenal success of Save A Baby’s Life sessions. The programme is being rolled out in Ipswich as part of the Borough Council’s commitment to helping residents develop...
Apr
26
Ipswich’s Holi Festival is taking place this Sunday (29th April). The event had to be postponed from last month because of the very wet conditions but organisers are hoping visitors will enjoy the unique atmosphere this weekend in Holywells Park. All the fun will take...
Apr
25