What's on in Suffolk Coastal


Leiston in the Great War - an exhibition and programme of events at the Long Shop Museum to commemorate the contribution of Leiston people during the Great War - until 1 November.

Ranger led walks at Sutton Heath - join our countryside rangers on a series of unique walks during the year and learn about heathland wildlife, fungi and plants at Sutton Heath.

October events in Felixstowe (PDF 346KB) - round-up of events taking place in and around Felixstowe.

Big Draw Woodbridge - as part of the national campaign, The Big Draw, families and friends of all ages are invited to get drawing in Woodbridge on Saturday 18 October between 10am and 3pm at The Salvation Army Hall in Woodbridge.

Suffolk Coastal Business & Community Awards 2015 - your chance to nominate the people, groups and businesses you feel have a positive impact on your community - opens for entries on Sunday 5 October.

Poppy Run, Rendlesham Forest - run, jog, or walk around the five kilometre route on 26 October and help raise money for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. Adult entry is £15, under 16 and over 60 is £10, which includes a Poppy Run t-shirt. The fun run starts at 11am. Enter online or download an application form (PDF 1.44MB).

Get into running at Rendlesham - Ever fancied giving running a go, but not had the confidence, people to do it with or level of fitness? This 6 week course starting 20 October is suitable for all abilities, costs £1 a week and there is no need to book, just turn up. View leaflet for more details (PDF 717KB).

Half-term activities at Brackenbury Sports Centre, Felixstowe - Wednesday 29: Frozen dance workshop for 4 to 7 years, Street Dance /Hip Hop workshop for 8 to 14 years. Monday 27: RideSmart cycle skills training for 8 to 12 years. Follow this link for full details (PDF 338KB) - to reserve a place call 01394 270278.

Parham Airfield Museum - a free family attraction open on Sundays and bank holiday Mondays until the end of October from 11am - 5pm.


November events in Felixstowe (PDF 359KB) - round-up of events taking place in and around Felixstowe.

Calling all 'Community Champions' - the Rural Coffee Caravan Information Project is holding an event addressing loneliness and isolation in the Suffolk Coastal district. ‘Community Champions’ are invited to come along to open a debate on the issue locally as part of the wider national Campaign to End Loneliness. The day will run from 11am - 3pm at Hacheston Village Hall on Friday, 7 November and will include lunch and refreshments. To book your place please email Ann at coffee.caravan@btinternet.com or call 01379 855338.

New Anglia LEP business roadshow - in Aldeburgh on 12 November - to register or to find out more visit www.business-roadshow.co.uk.

Aldeburgh Documentary Festival - celebrates its 20th anniversary at Aldeburgh Cinema, Friday 14 to Sunday 16 November 2014, follow this link for programme details.


Christmas in Felixstowe (PDF 504KB) - round-up of events taking place in the run-up to Christmas and over the Christmas and New Year holiday period.