Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017

Monday, 19th June , marked the start of Armed Forces Week. At 10am the Mayor of Felixstowe, Nick Barber officially raised the Armed Forces flag outside the Town Hall in Felixstowe. This was followed by a short service at the seafront War Memorial in commemoration of the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele. Final preparations are now underway for Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend, hosted this … Continue reading Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017

What’s On Stage in Felixstowe – June 2017

Well the good weather is (mostly) here at last – and there’s a lot coming up to enjoy in June. Not strictly on stage – but from Saturday 3rd through to Sunday 25th from 11am – 5pm Suffolk Open Studios are holding the Felixstowe Art Trail 2017 As part of Suffolk Open Studios, ten artists in Felixstowe will be opening their studios during weekends in … Continue reading What’s On Stage in Felixstowe – June 2017

Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017 – Music by the Sea

Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend on 24th and 25th of June is to host a two day free music festival as part of a range of events to celebrate the military from the past to he present. Hosted by Suffolk Coastal District Council on Saturday and Sunday, 24 and 25 June, the action-packed weekend will recognise the huge contribution made by our servicemen and women over the years – it will … Continue reading Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017 – Music by the Sea

Suffolk Police & Crime Commissioner’s Fund – Open For Applications Now

Does your group help vulnerable people who may be or are victims of crime, or help rehabilitate offenders? Do you work with young people tackling issues such as cyber bullying or substance misuse? Suffolk Community Foundation are pleased to announce the opening of the new Suffolk Police and Crime Commissioners Fund. Grants between £250 and £20,000 are available to support the work of voluntary and … Continue reading Suffolk Police & Crime Commissioner’s Fund – Open For Applications Now

Summer Nuisance Noise Hotline Now Available

Pesky neighbours playing music with their windows open? Too many noisy outdoor barbeques in your street? This may seem a bit of a joke – but for some it can be nerve shredding to endure other peoples fun and frolics if they are trying to have a peaceful time themselves. Apparently noise complaints are more common over the summer months as people spend more time … Continue reading Summer Nuisance Noise Hotline Now Available

Beach Ban Of Dogs Under Review

There has always been a lot of strong feeling in Felixstowe as to whether dogs should be banned from the beach during the summer. Dog owners of course feel they are responsible and if they clear up behind their pooch there shouldn’t be a problem sharing the beach with families and day trippers. But there are always some irresponsible owners – and families with children … Continue reading Beach Ban Of Dogs Under Review

Suffolk Coastal To Hold ‘Give and Take Day’

SCDC is holding a ‘Give & Take Day’ on Wednesday 19th April at the Royal British Legion at Mill Lane, Felixstowe, IP11 2NL. The idea is that you can bring good quality unwanted household items to be given away for someone else to enjoy and/or take something you want instead. You can bring small electrical items (such as kettles, vacuum cleaners, TVs, irons and tools), furniture (with … Continue reading Suffolk Coastal To Hold ‘Give and Take Day’

What’s On Stage in Felixstowe – April 2017

The better weather has arrived – Easter’s just around the corner – and there’s plenty on in Felixstowe to get you out and about. On Wednesday 12th Music in Felixstowe present the Wednesday Lunchtime Series: The Ward Piano Quartet at 11.30am at The Orwell Hotel With Nicholas Ward (violin), Wendy Poulston (viola), Harriet Bennett (cello) and Andrew Leach (piano) playing Haydn Trio no 24 in … Continue reading What’s On Stage in Felixstowe – April 2017

Minding the Gap Project – Funding Young People in Long Term Unemployment

Community Action Suffolk have announced £1,660,900 of grant funding for a project providing targeted and intensive support for young people in Suffolk who are long-term unemployed or economically inactive, to gain and sustain employment and education. Community Action Suffolk is the lead partner of a partnership with eight other organisations across Suffolk who will jointly deliver the ‘Minding the Gap’ project. These are: Access Community … Continue reading Minding the Gap Project – Funding Young People in Long Term Unemployment