At its Annual Meeting of 16th May, Felixstowe Town Council elected Councillor Graham Newman as the Mayor of Felixstowe for the Municipal Year 2018/19, taking over from Cllr Nick Barber. Cllr Newman last held the office of Mayor in 2014. On the same evening Cllr Tracey Green was appointed as the Deputy Mayor. On accepting the office of Mayor, Cllr Graham Newman, who has been … Continue reading New Mayor Elected For Felixstowe.
Grow up Grandad by Gordon Steel – Gallery Players – Sir John Mills Theatre till Saturday Although under the auspices of Gallery Players this play has very much been Director Steve Wooldridge’s passion – this is the second time he has staged it – and he has been evangelical about it merits. But his faith in both the writing and the performances is thoroughly justified in … Continue reading Review – Grow Up Grandad
Felixstowe Town Council, Visit Felixstowe and the Landguard Partnership have teamed up to launch the next Felixstowe Photo Competition – and you could WIN a prize of £100 to put towards photographic equipment, plus an enlarged copy of your photograph. The closing date is 20th March 2019 – so you’ve got plenty of time to come up with the winning shot. The competition is open to … Continue reading Felixstowe Photo Competition Launched
On Wednesday 9th May the Felixstowe Town Council held their AGM at Felixstowe Academy for the first time, and in an innovative move combined it with the presentation of the Civic Awards for the year. The winners were as follows: Mayor’s Awards: Jane Bolton For her work for Old Felixstowe Community Association for nearly 20 years raising hundreds of pounds for the Association. Robert (Bob) … Continue reading Winners of Civic Awards and First Felixstowe Tourism Award Announced
Our Blue Heaven – written by Peter Rowe – New Wolsey Theatre til May 26th Forty years ago marked a seminal point for any dedicated Ipswich Town fan – the lifting of the FA cup – an achievement not seen before or since for the Tractor Boys. So the anniversary is worth celebrating – and good on the New Wolsey for taking up the challenge. … Continue reading Review – Our Blue Heaven
Do you have a spare room you aren’t using? Would you like to make some money and help someone in need at the same time? In a joint scheme run by Suffolk Coastal District Council and Solo Housing, single people in need of affordable accommodation are being matched up with householders with a spare bedroom. The ‘Lodgings Service’ scheme, which aims to increase access to affordable … Continue reading Lodgings Service Extended To Match Spare Rooms With Housing Need