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  • Karen Carpenter Tribute, Live at India Restaurant in Sudbury, 10th October 2019

    Published: Tue, 08/10/2019 04:49
    Katy Ellis - the young lady who possesses the voice of the late and great Karen Carpenter. This tribute to Karen Carpenter is true to character, and Katy Ellis has the same unique quality in her natural voice that Karen is to always be remembered for. Katy Ellis possesses the young and innocent look of Karen Carpenter but also attains a ‘Voice o
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  • The Jam'd, Quay, Sudbury, 23rd August 2019

    Published: Fri, 23/08/2019 08:51
    The Jam'd are now the UK's leading tribute to the live performance and sound of The Jam, and are totally committed to giving an unforgettable, authentic performance with all the energy, passion and style of the Woking 3. As full time touring professional musicians, and massive Jam fans, The Jam'd put on a performance from the heart and soul,
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  • Women in Rock, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 26th July 2019

    Published: Fri, 26/07/2019 09:15
    Women In Rock Uk are delighted to be back at this beautiful oasis of a venue! And as you almost sold us out on our first visit, we have decide to bring our 3rd amazing vocalist for 2019 to entertain you even more! Get your ticket early and we will see you there for a wonderful Summer evening!
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  • Live at the India, Sudbury, Justin Timberlake Entertainment Night, 1st August 2019

    Published: Fri, 19/07/2019 04:30
    Anthony Whitehead has the natural uncanny Look, the voice and the sexy dance moves, he is in fact the closest you will get to the real JT. Having been fortunate to have doubled more than once as a body double for JT, he also worked with both JT and Madonna on the making of the "4 Minutes" music video where JT even commented about him. Appeared on
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  • 'Sudbury as our canvas' exhbition, Sudbury, 1st - 12th July 2019

    Published: Sat, 13/07/2019 04:22
    'Sudbury as our canvas' is a celebration of the talents and creativity of the young people of our community. Born out of our commitments as a Platinum level Artsmark school (awarded by the Arts council of England) , the exhibition's vision is to transform the centre of Sudbury into an open air gallery space where everyone can see and enjoy the work
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  • Keep it Cash, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 20th July 2019

    Published: Tue, 09/07/2019 07:48
    The tribute band that keeps the sound of Johnny Cash alive. The most accurate sounding tribute show to Johnny CASH on the planet. That is what they say about Keep it Cash. The most accurate sounding tribute show to Johnny CASH on the planet. That is what they say about Keep it Cash.

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  • Suzi Ruffell & Susie McCabe, Quay, Sudbury, 3rd July 2019

    Published: Wed, 03/07/2019 07:51
    Suzi has made a name for herself turning tragedy and anxiety into big laughs. This year she is happy. This show answers the question: are all stand ups at their best when they are miserable? Fingers crossed no. The last twelve months have been massive for Ruffell; a smash hit UK tour, heaps of television appearances including Live At The Apollo and
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  • Sounds of Simon, Quay, Sudbury, 29th June 2019

    Published: Fri, 28/06/2019 07:17
    The Sounds of Simon is a tribute to the wonderful music of Paul Simon, through the years as one half of Simon and Garfunkel, to the enduring success of his solo career. Come on a journey as the full band take you through the early Simon and Garfunkel albums, through the massive success of Bridge Over Troubled Water and on to the Grammy award
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  • 'Hell hath no fury like three women scorned', Quay, Sudbury, 27th June 2019

    Published: Thu, 27/06/2019 07:07
    It's 2019, it's Times Up Now! Yet for three young women in the city it still feels like the 1950s. But that's about to change when Cate walks into their lives and shows them what being a witch should be about.
    All Hail Macbeth mixes comedy and high drama, with more than a little bit of magic, to tell the backstory of the Three Witches in
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  • CARDY & COKE, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 21st June 2019

    Published: Fri, 21/06/2019 07:47
    Quay regulars Jan and Wes return with their ever popular mix of Country, Sixties and Sing-a Long. Come and join them for an evening packed with great music, along with their usual brand of humour and fun. A show not be missed.
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  • A History of Spoken English, Quay, Sudbury, 19th June 2019

    Published: Wed, 19/06/2019 05:03
    Charlie will show us how the seeds of spoken English were first set. He will also show us how each invading force affected the English language, and the different sounds they brought; from the Angles and Saxons to the Vikings and Normans. How was Shakespeare really spoken? The effect of the Renaissance; the religious input; and how England, by
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  • Oysters, Quay, Sudbury, 14th June 2019

    Published: Fri, 14/06/2019 07:06
    Oysters is a dark comedy shining a powerful spotlight on composer Johannes Brahms - at the party celebrating the first performance of his Violin Concerto. While observing his wit, his genius, his cruelty, his tenderness and his descent into self destructive inebriation, treating friends and associates with all the tenderness of a wrecking ball, we
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  • 16 gardens open throughout the town of Clare in Suffolk, 9th June 2019

    Published: Sun, 09/06/2019 05:42
    Gardens are of varied size and design, some never before open to the public, others familiar and well-loved. Tickets available to buy on the day in each of the open gardens - marked with a sunflower -and before from 3 Clare shops - Harris and Harris bookshop, The Pharmacy and Hudgies Hatrdware store all in the High Street, Clare.

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  • Angela Barnes: Rose Tinted, Quay, Sudbury, 7th June 2019

    Published: Fri, 07/06/2019 07:06
    Following another sell-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, Angela Barnes (Live at the Apollo, Mock the Week, BBC 2's Insert Name Here, BBC R4's The News Quiz and host of The Comedy Club and Newsjack on BBC R4Extra) is back with her brand new show Rose-Tinted.
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  • Tribute to Amy Winehouse, The India, Sudbury, 13th June 2019

    Published: Wed, 05/06/2019 07:46
    Entertainment Night for 2019 will be on Thursday June 13th featuring an outstanding Tribute to Amy Winehouse
    Laura Butler was just born to be an Amy Winehouse Tribute. 'My Winehouse' is quite simply the most authentic and best Amy Winehouse Tribute available today. Voted Uk's No 1 Amy tribute 2013 to present day by the National Tribute Awards and
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  • The 70s & 80s Tribute Show, Quay, Sudbury, 1stJune 2019

    Published: Sat, 01/06/2019 05:23
    What's happening dudes and dudettes we're gonna take a step back in time to the days of flares and platform shoes when everything was groovy baby! Performing classic 70s Hits including Young Hearts, Blame it on the boogie, Heaven Must be Missing an Angel, Stayin Alive and many more, 70's Sensation tribute band have got the moves and the grooves.
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  • Bank Holiday family fun at Huntingdon Racecourse, 27th May 2019

    Published: Mon, 27/05/2019 07:07
    Huntingdon Racecourse is getting ready for a spectacular end to its spring racing season on Bank Holiday Monday. The fixture on 27th May is the final one before the track's traditional summer break. Visitors are invited to enjoy the Big Family Fun Day featuring free children's entertainment including inflatable funfairs, treasure hunts, kids races
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  • Acoustic Night, The Quay, Sudbury, 26th May 2019

    Published: Sun, 26/05/2019 08:44
    Anywhere between two to five performers doing half-hour sets while you relax at the Quay in Sudbury, marvel at the local talent and sip away at your drinks.
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  • Sudbury Memory Walk launches with a new date, 25th May 2019

    Published: Sat, 25/05/2019 08:52
    Following the success of last year's Sudbury Memory Walk where 168 walkers of all ages stepped out despite the terrible weather, in memory of all those families living with or having lost someone with dementia, the event organisers Abbeycroft Leisure, have announced this year's date as Saturday 25th May.
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  • Craft and Gift Fair, St Peter's Church, Sudbury, 25th May 2019

    Published: Sat, 25/05/2019 07:14
    Held in St Peter's church, a magnificent venue adjacent to the market square in Sudbury, we have 1000's of gift ideas for all ages and all tastes with over 30 stalls.

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  • Annie, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 22nd May 2019

    Published: Wed, 22/05/2019 07:54
    Based on the popular comic strip, Little Orphan Annie, by Harold Gray, Annie tells the extraordinary story of a little orphan who ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver Warbucks. Unlike most of the other children at Miss Hannigan's orphanage, plucky and charming Annie believes that her parents are still alive and will
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  • Great prizes to be won at 2019 Ladies' Evening, 21st May 2019

    Published: Tue, 21/05/2019 07:58
    Ladies' Evenings are one of the great success stories of the horse racing industry, helping to boost attendances for Britain's second most popular spectator sport. The traditional social occasion at the races in Cambridgeshire is on Tuesday, 21st May at Huntingdon Racecourse. Visitors are encouraged to dress up and take part in the free-to-enter
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  • Top Girls, Quay, Sudbury, 7th May 2019

    Published: Tue, 07/05/2019 04:52
    Top Girls by Caryl Churchill interrogates and exposes the price women pay for success, taking us on an audacious theatrical journey from a restaurant gathering of iconic historical female figures, to the cut-throat world of the office and finally, to the catastrophic confrontation between two sisters around a kitchen table.
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  • The Songs of Leonard Cohen, Quay, Sudbury, Today 3rd May 2019

    Published: Fri, 03/05/2019 07:19
    Keith James gives you a concert of Cohen's amazing material in the most intimate and sensitive way imaginable, exposing the solitary inner strength of his greatest songs in their original perfect form. Keith has performed an extensive tour of this concert in Theatres and Arts Centres across the UK, giving close to 400 concerts to well over 100,000
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  • Easter Monday family fun at Huntingdon Racecourse, 22nd April 2019

    Published: Mon, 22/04/2019 06:10
    Huntingdon Racecourse is getting ready for one of its most popular days of the year... the traditional Easter Monday fixture. It's the Big Family Fun Day, with the star attraction Paw Patrol's Chase & Marshall making appearances at intervals during the afternoon, plus an array of children's free entertainment including treasure hunts, inflatables
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  • Alan Bonner, Quay, Sudbury, 20th April 2019

    Published: Sat, 20/04/2019 05:38
    Sudbury's own Alan Bonner returns to the Quay for an intimate show in support of his new EP "Songs In The Key of Sea". Recorded in Galway, Ireland, the piano/ vocalist's latest collection of songs has gained him some stellar reviews as well as BBC radio airplay. "A deeply independent artistic voice, the songwriter's openly emotive work recalls
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  • "His Royal Badness" Prince, The India, Sudbury, 11th April 2019

    Published: Thu, 11/04/2019 07:37
    Buzz has been a professional singer and musician all his working life so far. Playing guitar, bass, keyboards and singing in his first band Marks Brothers alongside his three brothers and two uncles. Constantly touring the UK and Europe, supporting many music legends including Gladys Knight, Glen Campbell, and The Commodores. The band made numerous
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  • Shake, Rattle & Roll, Quay, Sudbury, 13th April 2019

    Published: Mon, 08/04/2019 09:07
    Following a popular appearance at The Quay in 2018 with their show 'The Story of Doo-Wop', vocal group the TestostaTones return by popular demand with ‘Shake, Rattle and Roll', which explores the popularity of Jump Jive and early Rock n Roll - styles which sent the world into a spin and ensured that music would never be the same
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  • Divorced, Beheaded, Died: An Audience with King Henry VIII, Quay, Sudbury, 5th April 2019

    Published: Fri, 05/04/2019 07:27
    ‘The year is 1544 and King Henry, the Eighth of that name, is engaged upon Royal Progress about his Realm; and has halted here to afford his Loyal Subjects the opportunity to have 'audience' with their Sovereign Lord and King. The King, recently married to his new, and sixth, wife, Queen Catherine Parr, is in poor health; his leg continues to cause
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  • Martin Turner (Ex Wishbone Ash), Quay, Sudbury, 30th March 2019

    Published: Thu, 14/03/2019 10:36
    Fresh from 2017/18 shows which have featured Wishbone Ash's seminal albums Argus, There's the Rub and Wishbone Ash in their entirety, Martin Turner and his band return to the concert stages in Spring 2019 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the formation of the original Wishbone Ash and perform another classic album - 1976's New England.
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  • Lee Nelson: Serious Joke, Quay, Sudbury, 13th March 2019

    Published: Wed, 13/03/2019 07:03
    Following his 150 date, smash-hit tour, Lee Nelson comes to The Quay Theatre for one night only! You've seen him sneaking into places he shouldn't be, now come and see him where he most definitely should be: live on stage for a special performance of his sensational Serious Joker stand-up show.
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  • Sunday classical, Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, 31st March 2019

    Published: Thu, 28/02/2019 16:54
    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra are delighted that Catherine May returns as soprano soloist to sing songs from the operettas. We start the evening with Dvorak's My Homeland Overture, we then have three wonderful songs sung by Catherine May and we finish with Dvorak's New World Symphony.
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  • Croft & Pearce: Double Take, Quay, Sudbury, 27th February 2019

    Published: Mon, 25/02/2019 07:07
    Stars of BBC Radio 4's ‘The Croft & Pearce Show' and ‘Sketchorama', winners of the Mervyn Stutter Spirit of the Fringe Award, recipients of the official Edinburgh Fringe ‘Total Sell-Out Show' laurel and WhatsOnLondon Comedy Award nominees 2017. This BBC 'Next Big Thing' Act have sold out theatres in London, New York and around the UK. Don't miss
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  • George Lewis: A Man, A Plan, A Girl with Fake Tan, Quay, Sudbury, 22nd February 2019

    Published: Fri, 22/02/2019 07:52
    When George was 12 he fell for the most beautiful, most orange girl in Stockport. To win her heart, he tried to act less like a boy and more like a man. Specifically, Liam Gallagher. In this show, George looks back on teenage life in a world going crazy for Britpop, Minidiscs and New Labour. A multi-award winning stand-up, George has recently
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  • Ale Martin: Tenor, Quay, Sudbury, Today 21st February 2019

    Published: Thu, 21/02/2019 07:37
    Ale Martin currently resides in the Canary Islands but is bringing his beautiful voice to the Quay stage this year for one night only. This Argentinian tenor has journeyed from his musical roots in Argentinian Folk through to the classical arrangements he performs today. Ale is an individual, modern and young singer who covers both classical favour
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  • The Quo Experience, Quay, Sudbury, Today 15th February 2019

    Published: Fri, 15/02/2019 07:51
    ‘The Quo Experience' is an East Anglian based band including David Wood as ‘Francis Rossi' and Dave Crawte as ‘Rick Parfitt'; both have spent years studying every detail of Rossi and Parfitt's looks, playing styles and stage performances to make sure they are both as close to the real thing on stage as is possible, without actually being the legend
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  • The Noise Next Door, Quay, Sudbury, Today 13th February 2019

    Published: Wed, 13/02/2019 07:19
    The Noise Next Door are the UK's premier improv comedy troupe who have taken the comedy world by storm! The boys are back with a brand new, full-length adult evening show... Eight time sell-out veterans of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and one of the country's most sought after comedy club headliners. The Noise Next Door leave audiences everywhere
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  • Viva Neil Diamond, Quay, Sudbury, 9th February 2019

    Published: Sat, 09/02/2019 08:12
    Whilst performing in Las Vegas two years ago Bob Drury was described "one of the world's finest vocal tributes to Neil Diamond" and he's now back touring the UK with his new show celebrating the legendary Neil Diamond and his incredible back catalogue of songs.
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  • Tribute to Diana Ross, The India Restaurant, Sudbury, 7th February 2019

    Published: Thu, 07/02/2019 07:24
    The India in Sudbury is delighted to confirm our first Entertainment Night for 2019 will be on Thursday February 7th featuring an outstanding Tribute to Diana Ross.Captivating audiences all over the world for many years, Tameka Jackson is a natural entertainer, and a true success in the world of tribute artists, and of her own accord with
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  • LDN Wrestling Live, Quay, Sudbury, 1st February 2019

    Published: Fri, 01/02/2019 07:58
    LDN Wrestling live events - celebrating 15 years of Britain's top promoters - is coming here, with an explosive evening of top action. Bringing a host of top American wrestling stars to the ring to face the very best of home-grown talent and fans' favourites in two hours of rip-roaring entertainment for all the family to enjoy.
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  • Sudbury Just Talk Drop In Session Dates, 26th January 2018

    Published: Sat, 26/01/2019 06:47
    Where the drop in sessions are held: The Christopher Centre 10, Gainsborough St Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2EU. Disabled access is available to enter our free drop in sessions, if you require free transport please call us: 0330 120 0279. Please note that from the 28th July 2018 our free drop in session's will be running from The Christopher Centre 10
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  • Shell Shock: The Diary of Tommy Atkins, Quay, Sudbury, 25th January 2019

    Published: Fri, 25/01/2019 07:03
    ‘Shell Shock' is a globally acclaimed award winning solo comedy drama - a stage realisation of a former soldier's diary charting his chaotic rollercoaster of a journey through trauma related stress and anxiety. As he rails against the world, Tommy's observations on the absurdities of the everyday are "comic and convincing" (InDaily) and "fabulously
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  • Purple Zeppelin, Quay, Sudbury, Today 19th January 2019

    Published: Sat, 19/01/2019 05:53
    They blow the roof off every time we have them, so we can't wait to have them back again. Featured in the BBC TV documentary "The Joy of the Guitar Riff" (alongside Brian May, Tony Iommi & Dave Grohl) Purple Zeppelin are proud to pay tribute to the two greatest Rock Bands of all time, Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin.
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  • Panto: Robin Hood, Quay, Sudbury, 15th December - 1st January 2018

    Published: Sun, 30/12/2018 06:22
    Robin and his Merry Men need HELP to foil the dastardly plans of the Wicked Sheriff of Nottingham and his Evil Mother. A tale of heroes and villains, love, romance and adventure in Suffolk. (Oh Yes, it is!)
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  • Christmas Entertainment, Kylie Minogue Tribute, The India, Sudbury, 13th December 2018

    Published: Thu, 13/12/2018 07:36
    This fun and exciting show recreates the classic Kylie sound and stage look. Kylie On Show is the best live vocal performing tribute recreating the Australian pop diva's charisma and sound to perfection. Jade as Kylie and The "Minoguettes" as BV's and dancers. You and your guests will experience a high energy show, amazing sound, spot on costumes
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  • The Sudbury Quay Bar's monthly quiz night, 12th December 2018

    Published: Wed, 12/12/2018 07:19
    The Sudbury Quay Bar's monthly quiz night comprising of a variety of rounds, a money prize and a spot prize. Will you be victorious or will you be presented with the KitKat of Consolation?!Entry is £1.50 per person and teams of up to 6 people. Starts at 7.30pm
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  • Spectacular entries for the ABF The Soldiers' Charity Edredon Bleu Chase on Sunday 9th December 2018

    Published: Sun, 09/12/2018 07:36
    A vintage renewal of Huntingdon Racecourse's showpiece race of the year is in prospect on Sunday after trainers revealed their entries. Eighteen horses have been put into the ABF The Soldiers' Charity Edredon Bleu Chase - usually known as the Peterborough Chase - including four from Ireland. There has never been an Irish-trained winner of the race
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  • Ghost Stories for Christmas, Quay, Sudbury, 5th December 2018

    Published: Wed, 05/12/2018 07:03
    In the macabre tradition of the BBC's classic 1970s programme, Ghost Stories for Christmas is a theatre show featuring original spine-chillers in a vintage vein. An evening of vengeful revenants, restless spirits and malevolent ghouls is guaranteed for those brave enough to join us!
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  • That 80s Christmas Rock Show, Quay, Sudbury, 30th November 2018

    Published: Mon, 26/11/2018 15:03
    That 80s Christmas Rock Show is an 80s nostalgia show performed by a 6-piece live band playing all the biggest 80s anthems and power ballads from bands such as Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Def Leppard, KISS, Whitesnake, Foreigner and Journey.
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  • Sudbury Symphony Orchestra Concert, St Peter's Church, Sudbury, Today 25th November 2018

    Published: Sun, 25/11/2018 07:29
    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra are delighted that Jill Morton returns as soloist for our evening of Scandinavian music. We start the evening in Norway with Grieg's Piano Concerto which Jill played for us exactly 10 years ago to critical acclaim. It is then a short trip across the water to Denmark with Carl Nielsen's 1st Symphony. This concert is also
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  • Lavenham Farmers Market, 25th November 2018

    Published: Sun, 25/11/2018 04:01
    Lavenham Farmers Market is now officially the best market in Suffolk since winning the title at the 2012 Suffolk Food & Drink Awards.
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  • Emotional well-being charity celebrates grand opening of new premises, 24th November 2018

    Published: Sat, 24/11/2018 08:27
    Sudbury mayor Sue Ayres will be among the many dignitaries attending the grand opening of new headquarters of the Just Talk Campaign. The charity recently signed contracts with Babergh District Council to move into the former Suffolk Free Press offices in Borehamgate Precinct. The campaign was launched by leading psychotherapist Glenda D Roberts
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  • Robbie & Friends, Quay, Sudbury, 22nd - 24th November 2018

    Published: Thu, 22/11/2018 07:27
    It's time to welcome back Robbie Gladwell and Friends to The Quay stage for three nights of ultimate feelgood live music from this cosummate professional and his plethora of musical friends, including new local talent and old favourites.
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  • Edredon Bleu honoured in 2018 Peterborough Chase, 9th December 2018

    Published: Tue, 20/11/2018 16:48
    This year's Peterborough Chase at Huntingdon Racecourse will be run in honour of Edredon Bleu, the winner of the track's feature race four times who died in September at the age of 26. The star steeplechaser, trained by Henrietta Knight, triumphed in the two-and-a-half mile steeplechase in consecutive years between 1998 and 2001.
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  • 1940's Night, Stonham Barns, Suffolk, 17th November 2018

    Published: Sat, 17/11/2018 06:04
    If you enjoy listening and dancing to 1940's Music then you will love this fabulous evening's entertainment at Stonham Barns. We are hosting a 1940's Night with live music and DJ. There will be entertainment from Fox Wiggle & Sass a vocal harmony trio based in North Essex, who travel the length and breadth of the UK to entertain with their eclectic
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  • The Lionel Ritchie Experience, Quay, Sudbury 17th November 2018

    Published: Fri, 16/11/2018 10:33
    Evan Grant is an international cabaret artist who has worked extensively abroad since 1992. He has performed on all the top cruise ships and hotels worldwide under the name of Grant Paris, which was a Lionel Richie adaptation. Evan decided to put together The Richie Band to establish a band as close to Lionel Richie's band. Evan has sourced some of
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  • Dr Feelgood, Quay, Sudbury, Today 15th November 2018

    Published: Thu, 15/11/2018 08:01
    Formed on Canvey Island in Essex in the early 1970s Dr. Feelgood remains one of the most popular and exciting live rhythm and blues acts in the world. The raw and uncompromising style of their performance resulted in the album Stupidity that immediately went to the number one position in the U.K. charts. Dr. Feelgood have also enjoyed global
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  • Man and Boy, Quay, Sudbury, 6th - 10th November 2018

    Published: Sat, 10/11/2018 05:18
    Set in 1934 Greenwich Village, a ruthless businessman father turns up on his estranged son's doorstep, seeking sanctuary from a damaging and corrupt business deal. His son is forced to confront the impact his father has had on his life. What is he willing to sacrifice for family loyalty?
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  • Cambridgeshire track on a high for Magpas Air Ambulance Beer Festival raceday, 4th November 2018

    Published: Sun, 04/11/2018 06:28
    Huntingdon Racecourse is gearing up for its fastest growing event, the Magpas Air Ambulance Beer Festival race-day on Sunday, 4th November. Visitors to the Cambridgeshire track can enjoy live music from Ompah bands and a wide selection of fine ales from Cambridge's Milton Brewery. The day includes entertainment themed on the famous Oktoberfest
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  • A Pandemonium of Poe, Quay, Sudbury, 2nd November 2018

    Published: Fri, 02/11/2018 05:22
    Be chilled by an evening's eerie entertainment, with this original theatrical anthology of a selection of Poe's finest feats of fear-filled fiction. Be led by the sinister Dr Trevellyan as he leads you into the deepest recesses of the human psyche. Along the way you will encounter such stark terror as may shatter the senses! But will you emerge
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  • Firework and Halloween Spectacular, Stonham Barns, Suffolk, Friday 26th October 2018

    Published: Fri, 26/10/2018 10:12
    Stonham Barns holds the Firework and Halloween Spectacular, this year which is bigger and better than previous years. Komodo Fireworks who produce award winning professional firework displays will once again be supplying the fireworks. This stunning display will light up the sky with vivid colours and noise along with a musical soundtrack. There is
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  • The Time Machine, Quay, Sudbury, Today 25th October 2018

    Published: Thu, 25/10/2018 08:08
    From the creators of Jane Eyre: An Autobiography, Dalloway, The Unremarkable Death of Marilyn Monroe, Christmas Gothic, I, Elizabeth, Female Gothic and Austen's Women. 2018: In this age of uncertainty, where the shadows of tyranny, intolerance and war darken the path into tomorrow, how much time do we have left? If civilisation falls today, what
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  • Lavenham Children's Book Festival, Lavenham Village Hall, 20th - 21st October 2018

    Published: Sun, 21/10/2018 06:00
    There's an exciting line-up of well-loved authors and illustrators in the second Lavenham Children's Book Festival on 20th and 21st October. The programme is aimed at children aged 3 up to 12, featuring tales about an angry dragon, Greek gods, a girl detective, East Anglian legends, and an unusual uncle. There's story-telling, how-to-draw sessions
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  • Sweet Charity, Quay, 17th - 20th October 2018

    Published: Sat, 20/10/2018 06:25
    Sudbury Musicals Society return with Sweet Charity, a Musical Comedy about a girl who just wants to be loved! Charity Hope Valentine is a woman who always gives her heart and dreams...to the wrong man! Despite her dead-end job as a dance club hostess in the dubious Fandango Night Club she still manages to remain an incurable optimist. One day she
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  • Charity Quiz Night, Great Waldingfield, 19th October 2018

    Published: Tue, 16/10/2018 07:44
    The Just Talk Campaign in collaboration with the Ipswich Building Society (Sudbury) will be holding a charity quiz night in aid of raising money for The Just Talk Campaign. Registered charity No: 1175216. Planning is already underway, for more information on how you can get involved, please contact Christine Whiting at the Ipswich Building Society
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  • Simon Evans: Genius, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 12th October 2018

    Published: Fri, 12/10/2018 08:44
    Ever since he was a small boy, all Evans really wanted was to be recognised by the world as a man of genius. He has, until now, remained thwarted. The world seems increasingly indifferent to true genius of any kind, let alone Evans'. Endlessly distracted by the trivial, we allow the classical tools of grammar, logic and rhetoric to lie unregarded
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  • Tina Turner Live Entertainment, The India, Sudbury, 11th October 2018

    Published: Thu, 11/10/2018 07:29
    Voted for by the Agents Association of Great Brit-ain at the 2016 & 2017 National Tribute Music Awards. Totally Tina's has spent many years creating a show to simply ‘wow' audiences by end-less studying of Tina's own live performances to bring you the very best, faithful and explosive tribute to the "Queen of Rock n Roll"
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  • The Silence of Snow, Quay, Sudbury, 11th October 2018

    Published: Thu, 11/10/2018 05:34
    Mark Farrelly (Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope) presents his riveting, kinetic solo show portraying one of the great English writers of the inter-war years. Patrick Hamilton was a dazzling success in his twenties, producing hit plays Rope (filmed by Hitchcock) and Gaslight, and classic novels Twenty Thousand Streets Under The Sky, Hangover Square and The
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  • Annual Sudbury Memory Walk Takes Place This Saturday, 6th October 2018

    Published: Sat, 06/10/2018 05:25
    Hundreds of people are set to take a walk in Sudbury to highlight the affect Dementia has on individuals and their families and raising funds in aid of Decaf at The Bridge, Sudbury and Ansell Memories Café, Hadleigh. The organisers are calling on all ages of the community to come together and sign up for the memory walk held on Saturday 6th October
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  • Andrew Lawrence: Clean, Quay, Sudbury, 3rd October 2018

    Published: Wed, 03/10/2018 13:38
    Andrew Lawrence, star of Live at The Apollo and Michael McIntyre's Roadshow and UK comedy's foremost controversialist takes a break from all the outrage to present an all new hour of good, clean fun. No politics, no religion, no smut, no swearing, just big laughs.
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  • American Car Show, Stonham Barns, Today 30th September 2018

    Published: Sun, 30/09/2018 06:48
    The American Car Show event at Stonham Barns will have a large range of American Cars, American Trucks and American Hot Rods on display for visitors to view. Due to the success of last year's newly established American Car Show it is back again this year with a bigger and better show. All the cars, trucks, hot rods will be parading around the
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  • Swedefest, Stonham Barns, 22nd - 23rd September 2018

    Published: Sun, 23/09/2018 06:25
    Swedefest truck show is an annual event that is pleased to be back for its third year at the Mid Suffolk Showground at Stonham Barns Leisure & Retail Village. This show is a show of just 2 marques Scania and Volvo. Last year we had an amazing year with over 240 of the country's finest Scania and Volvo trucks on display. We also had some amazing
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  • Nicholas Parsons: Just a Laugh a Minute, Quay, Sudbury, 20th September 2018

    Published: Wed, 19/09/2018 10:24
    The hilarious popular host of Radio 4's hit show "Just A Minute" takes to the Nicholas has had many starring roles throughout his illustrious career including The Rocky Horror Show, The Benny Hill Show, Sale of The Century, Mr. Jolly Lives Next Door, Laugh Lines, Boeing-Boeing, and his many performances with the late, great Arthur Haynes.
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  • Countryside & Falconry Fair, Stonham Barns, 15th - 16th September 2018

    Published: Sat, 15/09/2018 05:45
    Back again due to the success of last year's event is the Countryside & Falconry Fair which is a show to promote the wide variety of country crafts and pursuits to be found in East Anglia. With arena events including The Medieval Horse & Falconry Spectacular with horses from ‘The Game of Thrones', Falconry Displays, Dog Agility Teams, Heavy Horses
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  • Make Way for Lucia, Quay, Sudbury, 11th - 15th September 2018

    Published: Thu, 13/09/2018 15:40
    Based on EF Benson's hilarious novels of the war for social supremacy in small town Tilling. Miss Mapp has always taken her rightful place as Tilling's first lady but with the arrival of Lucia for the summer, battle lines are drawn. An amateur production presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD.
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  • Wow Sudbury is happening this Sunday, 16th September 2018

    Published: Thu, 13/09/2018 05:37
    This Sunday over 110 women and girls will take part in WoW (Women On Wheels) Sudbury. Organisers of Wow Sudbury are urging the public to cheer on the ladies if they see them on the routes. For any women still thinking about taking part it's not too late to register, registration closes this Friday and on the day sign up is also available. The women
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  • LowCollective German Car Show, Stonham Barns, 9th September 2018

    Published: Sun, 09/09/2018 06:08
    LowCollective German Car Show is back again celebrating its 5th anniversary. It has continued to grow to host some of the country's best show cars and highest quality traders. To help celebrate this 5th year we have raised the show and shine to Top 25 giving the chance for more high-quality cars to be rewarded.
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  • Forgotten Heroes of Comedy, Quay, Sudbury, 7th September 2018

    Published: Fri, 07/09/2018 08:01
    The Golden Age of Television was blessed with some of the best-loved of comedians, but why are Eric & Ernie and Tommy Cooper and Frankie Howerd so fondly remembered, while Arthur Haynes and Charlie Drake and Harry Worth languish in the archives? These and other once celebrated stars, from the silent days of Hollywood to the comedy club boom, at las
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  • Sudbury Cinema For A Day, Quay, Sudbury, Today 2nd September 2018

    Published: Sun, 02/09/2018 07:52
    Sudbury Cinema For A Day kicks off September with just because you keep asking for it, another chance to see THE GREATEST SHOWMAN (PG), this time in a special Sing-A-Long edition. Then it's time for another Star Wars story blockbuster detailing the beginnings of our favourite space pirate in SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY (12A) followed by the side-quel
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  • Cavendish Fete and Horticultural Show, 1st September 2018

    Published: Sat, 01/09/2018 05:34
    he Annual Fete and Horticultural Show on Cavendish Village Green, near Sudbury will take place on 2nd September, commencing at 1.30pm. Birds of Prey, Punch and Judy, scale traction engine and donkey rides, bouncy castle to name only a few. Entrance is free but 'lucky programmes' will be available for 50p. This is a big Fete with numerous attraction
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  • Showtime at Teatime, Long Melford, 2nd September 2018

    Published: Tue, 28/08/2018 13:09
    Live music, tea and cakes in Long Melford Country Park: Songs from stage shows and movies performed by professional singers Ian Sanders and Janet Munro at Jenny Wren's Tea Garden. JENNY WRENS is an alfresco tea shop in the wonderful setting of Long Melford Country Park (next to Rodbridge). Having opened in May, it has built a local reputation for
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  • Sudbury Regatta will be on the first Saturday of August 2018

    Published: Sat, 25/08/2018 17:27
    The Sudbury Regatta is a rowing event held annually on the first Saturday of August each year on the beautiful River Stour at Friars Meadow in Sudbury Suffolk. The 650m rowing course is rowed up stream from a stake boat start characterised by some challenging bends. Highlights of the regatta are the sprint eight races, racing up the straighter
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  • Classic Car Show, Stonham Barns, 19th August 2018

    Published: Sun, 19/08/2018 09:01
    The Classic Car Show with a range of Classic Cars, Classic Bikes and Classic Trucks on show is a returning esteemed show in Suffolk, Stonham Barns is very proud and thrilled to be hosting for over the past 8 years. The show is going to be a wonderful day out for all the family with an abundance of things to do and see throughout the day.
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  • Babergh Leaders Head to Lavenham for Question Time, 18th August 2018

    Published: Wed, 15/08/2018 10:08
    The Leader and Deputy Leader of Babergh District Council are continuing their successful public Question Time events with a visit to Lavenham on Saturday 18 August. The councillors are inviting people who live and work in the area to ask questions about the council's work at the event in Lavenham Village Hall, Church Street, Lavenham, CO10 9QT
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  • Amazon Jungle Adventure show, Stonham Barns, August 2018

    Published: Sun, 12/08/2018 06:58
    Alex Morley Productions are excited to be returning to Stonham Barns this summer with their all new Amazon Jungle Adventure show. Following the sell out success of the Pirate Adventure Show at Easter this is promising to be a fabulous fun filled show for all the family. Join explorers Alex and Robbie James as they go in search of the mystical
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  • Sudbury RUFC kick off their season 11th August 2018 against Thurrock

    Published: Sat, 11/08/2018 06:35
    Sudbury rugby club kick of their 2018-19 season on Saturday 11th August with a home pre season friendly against Thurrock 2.00 pm KO. Having gained promotion to London League 1 North at the end of last season Sudbury will have to be on top form to compete at the higher level and have been training hard throughout the summer to improve their fitness
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  • The Drifters Night, India Restaurant, Sudbury, 9th August 2018

    Published: Thu, 09/08/2018 08:33
    Formally of the Official Drifters line up, he has toured internationally for over 20 years at numerous theatres festivals and arenas in America and Europe and is quickly becoming a favourite on the cruise ship circuit. Originally from Miami Florida, Steve is a gifted and successful singer/ pianist and voice-over artiste.
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  • Henny Fete and Duck Race, 28th July 2018

    Published: Sat, 28/07/2018 05:08
    All the usual games and stalls: Children's games and for the Adults-Coconut Shy, Bowling for the Pig etc on the banks of the River Stour. As well as the annual Duck Race we have Shire Horses on display and a fun Dog Show.
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  • Women in Rock, Quay, Sudbury, 27th July 12018

    Published: Fri, 27/07/2018 10:32
    Join Women in Rock for a two hour journey through the history of the greatest female anthems. Fronted by some of the most powerful female singers on the live music scene together with a professional touring band, Women In Rock delivers a show stopping performance covering all the great legends through the decades.
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  • Leaders' Question Time Comes to Bures, 28th July 2018

    Published: Wed, 25/07/2018 10:29
    The Leader and Deputy Leader of Babergh District Council are continuing their successful public Question Time events with a visit to Bures on Saturday 28 July. The councillors are inviting people who live and work in the area to ask questions about the council's work at the event in Bures Village Hall at Bures Community Centre, Nayland Road, Bures
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  • Sudbury's Party in the Park returns to Belle Vue Park for its 10th year, 22nd July 2018

    Published: Sat, 21/07/2018 05:31
    Sudbury's popular Party in the Park is back and better than ever as it returns to Belle Vue Park for its 10th year. Opening the event at 11am will be a procession through the park to set the tone for a fun packed Sunday. Making up the procession will be Phoenix Community Marchers along with the Royal British Legion Buglers from Stowmarket Boys
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  • Essex Youth Jazz Concert, Quay, Sudbury, 21st July 2018

    Published: Fri, 20/07/2018 17:39
    The Essex Youth Jazz Orchestra (EYJO) was formed in 1991, and over that time we have seen many students from all over Essex come and go on to study Jazz at conservatoire level. The resident director is Martin Hathaway who has been with the band for over 30 years. The orchestra play a wide range of genres from big band standards to contemporary
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  • Check-Up (Our NHS at 70), Mark Thomas, Quay, Sudbury, 20th July 2018

    Published: Fri, 20/07/2018 08:33
    Mark Thomas is 54, the NHS is 70, UK national average life expectancy is 84. If Mark makes it to 84 the NHS will be 100, what will they both look like? Based on a series of interviews with leading experts in and on the NHS and residencies in hospitals and surgeries and with director Nicolas Kent, Thomas uses his own demise to explore the state
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  • Dr John Cooper Clarke, Quay, Sudbury, 18th July 2018

    Published: Wed, 18/07/2018 08:19
    Poet; Movie star; Rock star; TV & radio presenter; Comedian; Social & cultural commentator. John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people's poet'. Since then his career has spanned cultures, audiences, art forms and continents.
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  • Clare Priory Craft Fair, 14th - 15th July 2018

    Published: Sat, 14/07/2018 05:50
    Since 1993 Grade 1 listed Clare Priory has been hosting a Craft Fair on the second full weekend in July. This has grown steadily to become a very popular event, and now receives around 10,000 visitors over the two days.
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  • An afternoon with Tracy Borman at Lavenham Library, 7th July 2018

    Published: Sat, 07/07/2018 04:39
    Top author and historian, Tracy Borman, will be supporting Lavenham Library with a fund-raising afternoon at The Village Hall on Saturday 7 July at 2.30 pm. Tracy, author of a number of highly acclaimed books, including The Private Lives of the Tudors, has become a firm favourite with audiences at Lavenham Literary Festival. She will be speaking
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  • An Evening of Kora & Sabar Drumming, Quay, Sudbury, 4th July 2018

    Published: Mon, 02/07/2018 15:02
    Come and hear the explosive sounds of the SABAR DRUMS, played with hand & stick. In contrast, Sefo Kanuteh will enchant you with the beautiful melodies of the Kora, or 'African Harp'. The hugely popular Master Drummer from Senegal, MODOU DIOUF, will play with his band "JAPPO" to create loud, exciting rhythms and cross rhythms, guaranteed to get you
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  • Jeremy Nicholas, Quay, Sudbury, 30th June 2018

    Published: Sat, 30/06/2018 08:03
    Based on true-life stories from Jeremy's 27 years in broadcasting, mainly with the BBC. It's like a stand-up comedy show, except all the stories are true. He tells how he learnt to do great on-air pauses at the BBC World Service, but not always in the right place. There's the time he was ambushed live on radio by an armed gunman who claimed to be
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  • Welsh Choir Concert, Clare, 30th June 2018

    Published: Sat, 30/06/2018 05:36
    The Ynysowen choir from Aberfan in Wales, will be performing a concert in St Mary's Church, Cavendish, Suffolk at 7.30pm on Saturday 30th June 2018. The choir is again returning to Cavendish after performing very successful and enjoyable concerts in the village in past years. The large choir also includes soloists. The event is being organised by
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  • Blondie comes to The India, Sudbury, 28th June 2018

    Published: Thu, 28/06/2018 08:19
    I'am delighted to confirm our next Entertainment Night will be on Thursday 28th June featuring an outstanding Tribute to BLONDIE. BOOTLEG BLONDIE is the official Debbie Harry & Blondie tribute band and the only Blondie tribute to play the legendary CBGB's in New York City before it's demise in 2006. CBGB's was the Holy Grail of American Punk and
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  • Thomas Gainsborough School Sixth Form Induction Day, 27th June 2018

    Published: Wed, 27/06/2018 05:06
    We are looking forward to welcoming our potential Sixth Form students at our Sixth Form Induction Day on Wednesday 27th June from 8.50am. Any questions regarding the day, please contact Mrs L King at lking@tgschool.net
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  • Trespass, Quay Theatre, 23rd June 2018

    Published: Fri, 22/06/2018 15:17
    Trespass were part of the new wave of British heavy metal at the beginning of the 1980s. The band have had line-up changes and a hiatus but reformed in 2015. A new drummer Jason Roberts and lead guitarist Joe Fawcett joined Mark Sutcliffe and Danny B signalling a return to the original Trespass twin lead guitar sound.
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  • Cancelled - Sudbury Just Talk Campaign offers free drop in sessions, 30th June 2018

    Published: Mon, 18/06/2018 07:54
    Just Talk Campaign offers free drop in sessions where you can come and talk about anything that is concerning you in a safe and confidential environment. There are many people within the community who are feeling alone and unheard and desperately need someone to talk to.
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  • Wendy Cope: Anecdotal Evidence, Quay, Sudbury, 15th June 2018

    Published: Mon, 11/06/2018 10:29
    In her first collection of new poetry since 2011's acclaimed "Family Values", Wendy Cope celebrates ‘the half - forgotten stories of our lives' with compassion, wisdom and wit. She continues to be the most generous of authors, sharing her experience of childhood and marriage and writing poignantly about the passing of time. In several of the poems
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  • CANCELLED: Charity Casino Night, Sudbury, 8th June 2018

    Published: Fri, 08/06/2018 12:40
    In Aid of The Sudbury Just Talk Campaign Charity. The Prince of Wales Public House in Sudbury Suffolk are holding a charity casino night, all proceeds raised will go to The Just Talk Campaign Charity in Sudbury. Tickets costs £10 and can be purchased from the Prince of Wales Pub or The ExploringU centre for well being, 54 Station Road Sudbury.
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  • Taste of Sudbury, 10th June 2018

    Published: Wed, 06/06/2018 08:14
    This year, the event has received some vital funding from the National Lottery which is being used to introduce a number of fringe events to the festival. During the week of June 4th, free events including a Beekeeping Talk, a Free From Baking workshop and a River Forage will be held in and around Sudbury and at the main event, on June 10th
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  • George Egg: DIY Chef, Quay, Sudbury, 7th June 2018

    Published: Mon, 04/06/2018 10:21
    Direct from Total Sell Outs at the Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh Fringe 2017 and Brighton Fringe 2017, and following sell out Edinburgh Fringe runs in 2015 and 2016 plus a sell-out UK tour, award winning* comedian George Egg (the ‘Anarchist Cook') returns with a BRAND NEW SHOW demonstrating more live cooking and laugh-out-loud comedy.
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  • Edinburgh Festival Preview Double-Bill, Quay, Sudbury, 1st June 2018

    Published: Fri, 01/06/2018 08:41
    Previewing brand new hours ahead of their forthcoming Edinburgh Festival seasons, join Helen Lederer and Robin Morgan for this double bill. Helen is one of Britain's best known faces in the field of comedy, as writer, actor and comedian. As one of the early 1980's alternative comedy boom, her TV credits have included such classics as Saturday Live
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  • Cockfield Art Show, 26th - 28th May 2018

    Published: Sun, 27/05/2018 06:25
    Community Council spokesman Janne Cutting-Keyton said, 'From its conception just four years ago our annual art show has really taken off! There is a huge range of works offered for sale to suit all tastes and pockets from both well established and, very importantly, new and upcoming artists.
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  • Tapestry, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Today May 18th 2018

    Published: Fri, 18/05/2018 08:17
    Nicki Gillis is one of Australia's most amazing entertainers. A singer, dancer, radio announcer and television presenter who exudes such positive energy you can't help but be mesmerized by her. Nicki has toured the UK each year since 2009 and built a strong and loyal following in the club and theatre circuit. Nicki is now presenting her new
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  • Sudbury Dramatic Society Present, Ladies Down Under, Quay, Sudbury, Today - 12th May 2018

    Published: Thu, 10/05/2018 12:50
    The ladies are back! Ladies Down Under is the sequel to the popular 2017 SDS production of Ladies' Day. Pearl, Jan, Shelley and Linda swap the posh dresses and fascinators of Royal Ascot for cork hats and tee shirts as they head ‘down under' on the trip of a lifetime using some of the winnings from their huge win on the horses at the end of Ladies
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  • Talk on Archaeological Test Pit Excavations in Foxearth, Tuesday 8th May 2018

    Published: Tue, 08/05/2018 10:29
    Corinne will give an illustrated talk & show findings from 2012/3 and 2017 excavations and promote involvement for members with the 2018 test pitting with Cambridge and some local school pupils again on June 6th - June 7th in Foxearth.
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  • Clare Art Club Art and Craft Exhibition, Clare Town Hall, 5th - 7th May 2018

    Published: Sun, 06/05/2018 05:54
    The Clare Art Club Art and Craft Exhibition takes place at Clare Town Hall from Saturday 5th of May to Monday 7th May, between 10:00am and 5:00pm. The exhibition is home to a wide variety of original art, crafts, jewellery, prints and cards for sale, all produced by local artists. There will be art demonstrations going on throughout the weekend, so
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  • Sudbury Business Expo this Thursday, 3rd May 2018, 4pm - 7pm

    Published: Wed, 02/05/2018 10:11
    Just Talk Sudbury are urgently seeking small donations from SME corporate sponsors to help us continue our valuable work in the Sudbury community. Sudbury based community charity Just Talk are looking for SME businessowners who believe in the value of community. We are asking for a donation of £10 a month from as man local businesses as possible to
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  • James Phelan, Trickster, Quay, Sudbury, 28th April 2018

    Published: Sat, 28/04/2018 10:04
    James Phelan presents his unique magical prank show that is both jaw-dropping and laugh out loud funny. A night of light entertainment described as extraordinary in The Mirror and legendary by The Sun. A night of hilarious, mind-blowing magic in a show where anything can happen - and quite often does. People are tricked, phones are destroyed
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  • Put Your Questions to Leaders and Deputy Council Leader in Sudbury, 28th April 2018

    Published: Sat, 28/04/2018 06:01
    The Leader and Deputy Leader of Babergh District Council are inviting residents to ask their questions at a Come and Talk event in Sudbury. Cllr John Ward and Cllr Jan Osborne will be in Sudbury Town Hall from 10am to 12pm on Saturday 28 April, and all are welcome to drop by to put their questions on any of the work of Babergh District Council.
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  • The Remi Harris Trio, Quay, Sudbury, 27th April 2018

    Published: Fri, 27/04/2018 13:02
    The Remi Harris Trio take Gypsy Swing characteristics and infuse them with influences from Jazz, Blues, Rock'n'Roll, Funk, World Music and more. They play an eclectic mix of original compositions, jazz standards and new arrangements of music from Django Reinhardt, Jimi Hendrix, Wes Montgomery, Charlie Parker, Peter Green and more
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  • Take a Step into the Simon of Sudbury Story, Today 21st April 2018

    Published: Sat, 21/04/2018 05:16
    Sudbury's next popular monthly guided walk is Saturday 21st April at 11am from the tourist information centre situated in the library. Join the Sudbury story with a professional blue badge guide to show you around. This month we focus
    on Simon of Sudbury to coincide with the Sudbury Heritage Pub Crawl Charity Challenge.

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  • Cathryn Craig and Brian Willoughby, Quay, Sudbury, Today 20th April 2018

    Published: Fri, 20/04/2018 05:10
    With a combined working history reading like a Who's Who of household names in music... Righteous Brothers, Mary Hopkin, Chet Atkins, Strawbs and many more, now it's their turn at the front of the stage, to sing and play their own well-crafted brand of acoustic guitar-based material. Cathryn and Brian met in Michael Snow's recording studio in
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  • George Michael Tribute Band at The India,18th - 19th April 2018

    Published: Wed, 18/04/2018 08:01
    The India is delighted to confirm our next Entertainment Night will be on Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th April (Thursday 19th limited availability) featuring an outstanding Tribute to George Michael. Singing for more than two decades Robert has continued to wow audiences with his shows time and time again. Performing in entertainment venues, for
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  • Not long to go until the International Festival of Learning, 16th April 2018

    Published: Mon, 16/04/2018 10:32
    International Festival of Learning, an exciting day full of inspiring speakers, lively debates, workshops, discussions, demonstrations, engaging panels and research based studies on Monday April 16 at West Suffolk College in Bury St Edmunds.
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  • The Pure Floyd Show, Quay, Sudbury, 14th April 2018

    Published: Sat, 14/04/2018 06:05
    A must see for all PINK FLOYD fans: A high energy 8 member tribute to the legendary Pink Floyd, covering songs from the psychedelic 1960s through to Dark Side of the Moon, The Wall, Division Bell, and touching upon many other albums and both classic and obscure tracks.
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  • A Floral Demonstration with Helen Newman, Quay, Sudbury, 12th April 2018

    Published: Thu, 12/04/2018 08:02
    Following 15 years working for leading florists in London, New York and the Middle East Helen and her family moved to rural Suffolk for a country style of living in 2010. She has since been able to work on individual projects based in her studio, drawing on a wealth of experience and new inspiration from her surroundings.
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  • Fred & Ginger: The Story of Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers, Quay, Sudbury, 6th April 2018

    Published: Mon, 26/03/2018 06:30
    Award winning singer Robert Habermann sings the songs and tells the story of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers - the great dancing pair of the thirties; singing many of the classic songs performed in their iconic musical films. "FRED ASTAIRE AND GINGER!" not only covers their eight great films together but also Astaire's solo career after Ginger left
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  • Martin Turner (ex Wishbone Ash), Quay, Sudbury, 16th March 2018

    Published: Fri, 16/03/2018 08:03
    Fresh from sold-out 2017 shows during which they performed Wishbone Ash's seminal 1972 album Argus in its entirety, Martin Turner and his band return to the concert stages in Spring 2018 to perform another classic album from the vintage years of Wishbone Ash - 1974's iconic There's the Rub.
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  • Sudbury Curry & Comedy Live at India Restaurant, 15th March 2018

    Published: Thu, 15/03/2018 07:28
    I am delighted to confirm our first Curry & Comedy entertainment night IN AID OF PROSTATE CANCER on Thursday 15th March 2018 in Sudbury. Gavin Milnthorpe sings, he plays guitar, he tells jokes - often all at the same time. Gavin is a multi talented singer-comedian, who has a sharp insight into growing up and the state of the world around him.
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  • Cancelled due to weather: Family fun on 188Bet Cambridgeshire National day, 4th March 2018

    Published: Sun, 04/03/2018 06:05
    Randox Health Grand National prospect Minella Daddy could warm up for Aintree by going for Cambridgeshire's own ‘National'. The 188Bet Cambridgeshire National - the longest race in the calendar at Huntingdon Racecourse - is the feature race of this Sunday's Family Fun Day.
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  • Geoff Norcott: Traditionalism, Quay, Sudbury, 3rd March 2018

    Published: Sat, 03/03/2018 05:47
    The star of BBC2's The Mash Report and Live At The Apollo takes to the road with his new show following a sell-out season at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The world is changing at a dizzying rate. Geoff is trying to hold modern views, but worries that tradition is becoming a dirty word.
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  • The Rockabellas, Quay, Sudbury, 24th February 2018

    Published: Sat, 24/02/2018 06:11
    With killer heels, killer curves and killer harmonies, this velvety vocal trio have been called to the musical front line to lift the spirits of Ladies and gentlemen all over the world. Combining bespoke big band arrangements, cute choreography, top to toe pin-up couture and stunning close-harmony vocals, The Rockabellas, described by Dame Vera
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  • Kernos Quiz Night, Long Melford, 24th Febrauary 2018

    Published: Sat, 24/02/2018 06:10
    The Kernos Centre is holding its annual Quiz Night in Long Melford Village Hall. Individual tickets, which can be bought on the door, are £8 and this includes a hot meal and access to a licensed bar! You can either enter the Kernos Quiz as a ready-made team (of up to 8 people) or come along and team up with others on the night.
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  • Mares put Huntingdon Racecourse on top, 22nd February 2018

    Published: Thu, 22/02/2018 08:22
    Huntingdon Racecourse will stage the most valuable mares' chase of the British jump racing season next Thursday. The Listed Smarkets Lady Protectress Mares' Chase - the highlight of the afternoon's racing - has jumped in value to £75,000. The track was boosted two years ago by the addition of the new steeple chase which is run over two-and-a-half
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  • Take a Step into the Sudbury Story, 17th February 2018

    Published: Sat, 17/02/2018 06:33
    Sudbury's next popular monthly guided walk is Saturday 17th February at 11am from the tourist information centre situated in the library. Join the Sudbury story with a professional blue badge guide to show you around. Once upon a time there was Thomas Gainsborough famous 18th century portrait artist, the silk capital of the UK, the ancient water
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  • An Evening with Guillem Balague, Quay, Sudbury, 15th February 2018

    Published: Thu, 15/02/2018 08:28
    For more than 20 years Guillem Balagué has been the definitive voice in the world of Spanish football. The resident expert pundit and presenter of Sky Sports 'Revista de la Liga' he is also an award winning journalist and author who has written the definitive biographies of Pep Guardiola (Another Way of Winning), Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
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  • Aga Open Day, 10th February 2018, 11-3pm

    Published: Sat, 10/02/2018 06:08
    Its a chance to see the launch of our new AGA colours also we now have a Mercury1000 on store.
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  • Whitney Houston Tribute Night, The India, Sudbury, Thursday 8th February 2018

    Published: Thu, 08/02/2018 08:06
    PURE WHITNEY in Sudbury offers all the fans the opportunity to experience a moving tribute to the musical life of the great soul and pop diva "Whitney Houston". Reliving that magical presence that Whitney provided on stage, her resemblance to Whitney creates an amazing illusion for the audience and along with a lot of hard work, passion and vocal
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  • Memorial race for Cambridgeshire racehorse trainer, 8th February 2018

    Published: Thu, 08/02/2018 06:21
    The £30,000 Listed Sidney Banks Memorial Novices' Hurdle is the feature contest at Huntingdon Racecourse next Thursday. The race was first run in the mid-1970s as a tribute to the father of the late racecourse chairman Michael Banks. Sidney Banks held a permit locally to train until his death in 1973.
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  • History Sundays, Quay, Sudbury, 4th February 2018

    Published: Sun, 04/02/2018 10:49
    Talk 1: Speakers: Liz Cole and members of the Sudbury Ephemera Archive. ‘Paul Earee - Gainsborough's successor in Sudbury'. The artist and the architect - Paul Earee's contribution to 20th century Sudbury.
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  • Bishop & Miller Auctioneers Vaulation Event, Sudbury, 31st January 2018

    Published: Wed, 31/01/2018 06:51
    Bishop & Miller Auctioneers of Stowmarket are returning to The Granary on Quay Lane in Sudbury on Wednesday 31st January 2018, from 10am - 1pm, for a free valuation event. After the success of previous events held in Sudbury, expert Oliver Miller will once again offer you the chance to bring along your antiques and collectables for a free no
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  • Sudbury Just Talk Campaign offers free drop in sessions

    Published: Fri, 26/01/2018 11:29
    Just Talk Campaign offers free drop in sessions where you can come and talk about anything that is concerning you in a safe and confidential environment. We offer two group sessions, one for Young Adults (15-22) and one for Adults.
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  • Huntingdon Racecourse Pertemps Raceday hosts the big Trainers, 26th January 2018

    Published: Fri, 26/01/2018 06:06
    Huntingdon Racecourse has had a recent increase in prize money on offer, thus attracting the best trainers in the country to the track. The feature race at 3.15pm is worth £20,000 in added stakes and includes Champion Trainer, Nicky Henderson's Protek Des Flos - who won last time out on Heavy ground and ridden by Geraghty will take on the likes of
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  • Take a Step into the Sudbury Story, Today 20th January 2018

    Published: Sat, 20/01/2018 06:46
    Sudbury's popular monthly guided walk resumes again for 2018 Saturday 20th January at 11am from the tourist information centre situated in the library. Tickets are on sale at £6 for adults and £4 for children
    Join the Sudbury story with a professional blue badge guide to show you around.
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  • Sultans of String, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Today 27th January 2018

    Published: Thu, 18/01/2018 10:24
    3x JUNO (Canada's Grammy) nominees Sultans of String are an "energetic and exciting band with talent to burn!" (Maverick Magazine, UK). Thrilling audiences with their genre-hopping passport of Celtic reels, Flamenco, Gypsy-jazz, Arabic, and Cuban rhythms, fiery violin dances with kinetic guitar, while funky bass lays down unstoppable grooves
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  • Akenfield Special, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Sunday 7th January2018

    Published: Tue, 02/01/2018 10:19
    A special showing of 'Akenfield' as part of the River Stour Festival. We are hoping to have a special appearance by Ronald Blythe himself, along with Lord Andrew Phillips. There will be a short audio interview with Ronald Blythe preceding the main screening if an appearance is not possible (filmed this year).
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  • Aladdin, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 15th December - 1st January 2018

    Published: Mon, 01/01/2018 06:47
    Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to the pantomime at the Quay Theatre! This year will be no exception, as Sudbury Dramatic Society brings Aladdin to the stage. We have everything you could wish for in this traditional family feast of fun and frolics.

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  • Cambridgeshire racecourse set for Boxing Day races

    Published: Tue, 26/12/2017 07:01
    Huntingdon Racecourse is already getting in the festive mood for its most popular jump racing occasion of the year, its Boxing Day meeting sponsored by Cambridgeshire-based Boongate Kia. Every year at Christmas time, over 6,000 people descend on the Cambridgeshire track with friends and family for a traditional sporting day out.

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  • Dickensian Walk in Sudbury, 3rd December 2017

    Published: Sun, 03/12/2017 06:25
    ‘Dickensian Walk’ which takes place on Saturday 29th November at 11am. Meet in the library on Market Hill in Sudbury. Tickets cost £4 and it is advisable to book early as half our quota has now been sold. The 2 blue badge guides dress as ‘Scrooge’ and “Mrs Scratchit”. Scrooge has come from London to escape the Christmas festivities to stay with hi
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  • Wrong Jovi, Quay, Sudbury, December 2nd 2017

    Published: Sat, 02/12/2017 06:04
    Are you ready for One Wild Night with the hottest tribute band on the planet? If so, Wrong Jovi is the band for you. Wrong Jovi have been described as "the best Bon Jovi tribute band in the world" live on the radio by Justin Lee Collins (a tribute band expert in his own right) and personally thanked by former Bon Jovi guitarist, Richie Sambora
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  • Sudbury Just Talk Campaign Free drop in centre will be open

    Published: Sat, 25/11/2017 05:27
    Following the huge success of a group of dedicated Volunteers from exploringU counselling and the local community Sudbury.
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  • An Evening with Frank, Dean and Judy, Quay, Sudbury, 19th November 2017

    Published: Sun, 19/11/2017 05:58
    Sensational swing singers Paul & Stephen Amer will be joined by their live 5 piece band and singer Ellie Darnell along with their beautiful backing dancers as they perform hit after hit of swing classics made famous by the Rat Pack's residence at the famous Las Vegas Sands Casino.
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  • The fifth Lavenham Literary Festival is fast approaching, 17th - 19th November 2017

    Published: Sun, 19/11/2017 05:58
    The programme of events for this year's festival on 17th -19th November will again provide an opportunity to hear an array of talented and interesting speakers, covering a wide range of topics.
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  • Pure Imagination, Quay, Sudbury, 15th November 2017

    Published: Mon, 13/11/2017 10:26
    The cast that brought the smash hit musical "Half a Sixpence" to the Quay last year are back again with another great show to get your feet tapping. Loads of your favourite Musicals numbers, linked by a fascinating story line that will give you a peep behind the curtain into the dressing rooms, with all the tales of intrigue, vanity and lust that
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  • Sudbury holds annual Christmas Fair, Friday 24th November 2017

    Published: Fri, 10/11/2017 16:47
    Sudbury is to hold its annual Christmas Fair on Friday 24th November starting at 5 pm with the Christmas Lights being officially switched on at 6.30 pm, by the Town Mayor of Sudbury, Councillor Sarah Page and the winner of this year's Christmas Card Competition.
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  • Whitechapel Freaks, Quay, Sudbury, 10th November 2017

    Published: Mon, 06/11/2017 17:03
    The year is 1888, and London is in terror at the murder spree being committed by Saucy Jack! Why not seek respite from the horrors of Whitechapel by spending the evening inside Tabram's Music Hall? Fairy Fay guarantees a ripping time will be shared by one and all... A macabre cabaret of Victorian songs, weird skits and disturbing vignettes wherein
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  • Sudbury Sixth Form Open Evening, 9th November 2017

    Published: Mon, 06/11/2017 12:17
    Are you currently in Year 11? Are you looking for a Sixth Form that will personalise your journey and realise your full potential to support your Next Step? Thomas Gainsborough Sixth Form Open Evening, Sudbury, on Thursday 9th November is a fantastic opportunity to see what we can offer you.

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  • Huntingdon Racecourse Guy Fawkes Day meeting could be royal occasion today

    Published: Sun, 05/11/2017 06:50
    Huntingdon Racecourse's Brian Martin Pallets Annual Beer Festival Race-day this Sunday could have a royal flavour. On the Flat, The Queen's horses have famously won many races, including Classics and at Royal Ascot, but she rarely has runners over jumps at the Cambridgeshire racecourse.
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  • Griff Rhys Jones: Where Was I? Quay, Sudbury, Friday 27th October 2017

    Published: Mon, 23/10/2017 10:41
    The star of Not the Nine o'clock News, Smith & Jones and Three Men In A Boat is airing stories, anecdotes, reminiscences and outright lies - from forty years of travelling - down rivers and up mountains, into Africa, out of India, and across the arid wastes of the BBC canteen.
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  • FOD's Sixties Explosion Show, Quay, Sudbury, 21st October 2017

    Published: Sat, 21/10/2017 06:13
    Enjoy a night of nostalgia from four experienced musicians who take their audiences back to the most high energy decade in pop history. Listen to those haunting melodies that were the backdrop of that decade. FOD have a unique insight into the Legends of the Sixties - Lead Guitarist Martin Donald was formerly Musical Director to the Drifters.
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  • Committed to The Blues Brothers, Quay, Sudbury Saturday 14th October 2017

    Published: Sat, 14/10/2017 06:48
    Committed to the Blues Brothers Band takes the greatest songs from two cult films, The Commitments and The Blues Brothers, and puts them together to create two fantastic tribute shows in one memorable evening of foot tapping, sing along entertainment.
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  • Limehouse Lizzy, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Friday 6th October 2017

    Published: Fri, 06/10/2017 15:13
    Limehouse Lizzy continue to keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy alive, well and dominating stages worldwide. The band have also added a tribute into their show to ex-Thin Lizzy guitarist (and world renowned solo artist) Gary Moore.
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  • Tribute to The Jersey 4 and The Beach Boys, Live at India Restaurant, Sudbury, 5th October

    Published: Thu, 05/10/2017 12:41
    A double act with an outstanding Tribute to The Jersey 4 and The Beach Boys. They have been performing as a tribute the Four Seasons with experienced performers, Jay has been signed to Sony records and been a familiar face on XFactor, reaching final stages of boot camp several times, appeared on television, theatre
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  • Sudbury Just Talk help people with Emotional Well-Being issues, 30th September 2017

    Published: Sat, 30/09/2017 06:54
    The Sudbuy Just Talk Campaign are becoming increasingly busy helping people with Emotional Well-Being issues, Glenda Roberts along with the other Just talk Campaign volunteers support people throughout the week to cope with life issues.
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  • Hendrix & Cream by Voodoo Room, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 30th September 2017

    Published: Sat, 30/09/2017 06:54
    Featuring some of the U.K.'s finest musicians, they perform a kicking, world class show in total appreciation of these two massive pioneers from the world of classic blues/rock.
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  • Newmarket in the Trainers Commentary Competition, 23rd September 2017

    Published: Sat, 23/09/2017 06:41
    This year's Trainers Commentary Competition, being held in aid of the 32Red Newmarket Open Weekend beneficiaries on Saturday, 23rd September, will have a new format as Team Newmarket takes on Team Lambourn.
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  • Richard Digence Golden Anniversary Tour, Quay, Sudbury, 22nd September 2017

    Published: Fri, 22/09/2017 07:48
    He's chalked up - 31 albums, 14 books, an audio book with Bill Bryson, 3 million YouTube hits, Gold Award from The British Academy of Composers and a BAFTA Nomination in his career. He will be supported by acoustic duo The Broadside Boys, embarking on their first tour, just like Richard did all those years ago.
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  • Wow Sudbury is happening this Sunday

    Published: Sun, 17/09/2017 07:58
    This Sunday over 110 women and girls will take part in WoW (Women On Wheels) Sudbury. Organisers of Wow Sudbury are urging the public to cheer on the ladies if they see them on the routes. For any women still thinking about taking part it's not too late to register, registration closes this Friday and on the day sign up is also available.
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  • The Rivals, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 5th - 9th September 2017

    Published: Fri, 01/09/2017 13:06
    Since its first performance in 1775 The Rivals has been one of English theatre's best loved comedies.
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  • Mildenhall Cycling Festival, 26th - 28th August 2017

    Published: Mon, 28/08/2017 06:28
    The 3-day event over the August bank Holiday weekend is back 2017. It is being relaunched at a fabulous new venue as well as with a new logo and website. But it will retain all the regular features of the Rally as they have become synonymous with ‘Mildenhall' throughout UK cycling."
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  • Backlash Ballroom, Quay, Sudbury, Sunday 27th August 27th 2017

    Published: Sun, 27/08/2017 06:31
    A ballroom and Latin dance explosion, Backlash Ballroom is a dance spectacular featuring five professional ballroom and Latin couples.
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  • The Strange Doors, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 26th August 2017

    Published: Sat, 26/08/2017 07:22
    The Strange Doors are the UK's most authentic tribute to the legendary American band The Doors. Audiences can expect ad-libbed poetry, a singer that jumps into the air and writhes on the floor (whilst conjuring the Lizard King with his rich baritone voice), those crisp organ sounds of Ray Manzarek cutting through the air with beautiful precision.
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  • Just Talk set up stall at Sudbury Carnival, 20th August 2017

    Published: Sun, 20/08/2017 07:05
    The Just Talk Campaign volunteers are setting up the stall from 9am at Belle View park in Sudbury. The Procession starts at 12.30pm from the Train Station to Belle View park we will be walking the route, handing out leaflets, wearing just talk campaign badges, collection tins have been specially made so we can collect money.
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  • Newmarket Food and Drink Festival is back for 2017, 16th - 17th September

    Published: Fri, 18/08/2017 10:08
    Newmarket Food & Drink Festival on the 16th and 17th September this year. With celebrity chefs, live music, free entry in a new town-centre location and amazing food and drink exhibitors, it's set to be bigger and better than ever before!
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  • Discover Medieval Lavenham, 16th August 2017

    Published: Wed, 16/08/2017 08:04
    A guided walk around the historic centre of this unique medieval village. Join us for coffee & shortbread in our pretty Tearoom, where the Guildhall Manager will give a short talk about the building before you set off to discover the hidden gems of Lavenham. Your guide will take you to the Church of St Peter & Paul, one of the finest parish churche
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  • Sudbury RUFC Children's Summer Camp, Today - 1st September 2017

    Published: Thu, 10/08/2017 14:19
    Sudbury RUFC will be holding a Summer Camp during the school holidays. There will be indoor and ourdoor activities for the kids under the guidance of qualifid coaches and first aid approved.
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  • Sudbury and Great Cornard Summer Film School, 6th - 10th August 2017

    Published: Sun, 06/08/2017 07:03
    The 9th Annual Summer Sudbury and Great Cornard Film School is on from Sunday 6th August to Thursday 10th August from 10 am - 4pm each day.
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  • That 80s Rock Show, Quay, Sudbury, 4th August 2017

    Published: Mon, 31/07/2017 10:28
    That 80s Rock Show is the ultimate, nostalgia filled rock tribute party paying homage to a whole era that taste forgot. Performed by a 6-piece live band performing all the biggest 80s stadium rock classics from Def Leppard, KISS, Whitesnake, Heart and lots lots more.
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  • Just Talk free drop in sessions in Sudbury, Saturday 29th June 207

    Published: Tue, 25/07/2017 12:58
    The just Talk free drop in sessions Campaign is helping so many people in our community.
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  • Sudbury Cricket Week, 24th July - 28th July 2017

    Published: Tue, 25/07/2017 08:47
    Sudbury Cricket Week 24th July - 28th July 2017
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  • Summer School, Quay, Sudbury, 24th - 29th July 2017

    Published: Mon, 24/07/2017 08:23
    A chance to learn and refine performance skills in acting, movement and music through classes, workshops and performance.
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  • The Walrus and The Carpenter, Quay, Sudbury, 22nd July 2017

    Published: Sat, 22/07/2017 07:11
    The Walrus and The Carpenter has an optional accompanying workshop where children make their own hats and oysters which can actually be fed to the Walrus.
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  • The world's oldest surviving horse race, the Newmarket Town Plate, kicks off 2017 July Festival

    Published: Wed, 12/07/2017 10:39
    The 2017 running of the world’s oldest surviving race, the Newmarket Town Plate, which kicks off the three-dayMoët & Chandon 2017 July Festival at the Adnams July Course on Thursday 13th July, looks to see a maximum allowed field of 15 runners take to the track.
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  • Jupiter Ray: Motor City Radio, Quay, Sudbury, Friday July 14th, 7:30pm

    Published: Mon, 10/07/2017 08:16
    The Spirit of Motown and Beyond, Jupiter Ray are one of the UK’s leading Soul, Funk and R&B bands.
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  • Bures Music Festival is filled with entertainment for all ages, 5th - 9th July 2017

    Published: Sun, 09/07/2017 08:38
    Bures Music Festival has some amazing acts booked to perform at the festival, which runs from 5th July to 9th July, they’re now working on the packed schedule of additional treats and entertainment for festival-goers.
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  • Sudbury Rugby Club's 15th Beer Festival, 7th - 9th July 2017

    Published: Sat, 08/07/2017 08:37
    30+ ALES & CIDER
    (Beer Festival Beers only £3.00 per pint)
    LIVE MUSIC, BBQ,
    TOUCH RUGBY, BOUNCY
    CASTLE, RODEO BULL

    Whittome Field, Spicer Way, Gt Cornard, Sudbury.
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  • Sudbury Dramatic Society, The Railway Children, Quay, Sudbury, 5th - 8th July 2017

    Published: Wed, 05/07/2017 12:57
    When their father is arrested, three children and their mother are forced to move to the country near to the village railway station. There, they make friends with Perks, the station master, the travellers on the train and share many adventures before being finally being reunited with their father.
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  • Lavenham Sinfonia Concert, Haydn, Strauss, Schubert, 2nd July 2017

    Published: Sun, 02/07/2017 11:37
    The Lavenham Sinfonia gives vibrant, energetic concerts, with brilliant soloists, of great masterworks from our musical heritage. That we can do this year after year is due in part to the continued generous support of local businesses such as The Great House Restaurant and Hotel.
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  • Clare Party in the Park, Saturday 1st July 2017

    Published: Sat, 01/07/2017 06:21
    The Clare event of the year will soon be upon us and this time it will be even bigger and better. Please make a note in your diaries that the Party in the Park 2017 takes place on Saturday, 1st July in Clare Castle Country Park and will be open from 12 noon until 6pm.
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  • Tinnitus advice and free hearing screening tests in Sudbury, 27th June 2017

    Published: Mon, 26/06/2017 09:45
    Bloom hearing specialists in association with Drage and Tozer Opticians, Siam Place, Sudbury, are inviting people to book a FREE appointment with Jason Searle, bloom audiologist, to an open morning on Tuesday 27th June from 9am - 1pm, to talk about their tinnitus, how it affects them, and possible methods of treatment, while sharing a tea or coffe
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  • Concert in Clare Church, Saturday 24th June 2017 at 7.30pm

    Published: Sat, 24/06/2017 11:57
    The Goldfield Ensemble, a professional chamber group, will be playing works that include Dvorak's String Quartet No.12. Opus.96 (the 'American') and Brahms Clarinet Quintet in B Minor Op.112.
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  • Celebrate Suffolk Day with SS Leisure in Sudbury, Wednesday 21st June 2017

    Published: Wed, 21/06/2017 06:53
    Suffolk Day is an opportunity to celebrate Suffolk’s history, art and culture, cutting edge technology, stunning coastline, wildlife, food and drink, businesses, sport, university – the list goes on and on. The aim of the event is to demonstrate our pride in Suffolk.
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  • Dan Cruickshank, From Spitalfields to Sudbury, Quay, Sudbury, 17th June

    Published: Mon, 12/06/2017 12:53
    French Calvinists, when they were exiled from their own land during the 1680s by the Roman Catholic authorities, took refuge in several European Protestant countries.
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  • Taste of Sudbury is on today with a great showcase, 11th June 2017

    Published: Sun, 11/06/2017 07:00
    The Taste of Sudbury is a fantastic annual event, held in the centre of this Suffolk market town is aimed at celebrating, promoting and showcasing the very best producers, restaurants, chefs and food industries that we are so lucky to have in this part of Suffolk.
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  • Boxford Open Gardens, Sunday 4th June 2017

    Published: Sun, 04/06/2017 05:38
    Come and enjoy a great day out for all the family in the beautiful villages of Boxford and neighbouring Groton and Edwardstone.

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  • Cockfield Art Show, 27th - 29th May 2017

    Published: Sun, 28/05/2017 06:36
    Cockfield Art Show 2017 is set to be one of the largest in East Anglia. In only its third year, and with entries still being accepted, over 90 artists will be exhibiting 650 pictures with pottery, glassware, ceramics and woodturning complementing the hung works.
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  • Gimme Abba: On and On and On, Quay, Sudbury, 27th May 2017

    Published: Sat, 27/05/2017 06:24
    This complete and superb ABBA show comes with a repertoire that draws from the greatest hits of Sweden's most famous export
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  • Bella Berserk, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Friday 26th May 2017

    Published: Tue, 23/05/2017 10:16
    Bella Berserk brings you an evening of spectacular costumes in Sudbury, Amazing glamour, quick wit, comedy Character impressions, puppetry, songs, audience participation and stand-up.
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  • Memory Lane Films Come to the Quay in Sudbury, 22nd May 2017

    Published: Mon, 22/05/2017 08:47
    The Quay Theatre in Quay Lane, Sudbury, will host a screening of High Society on Monday 22 May, by Memory Lane Films, following the success of similar screenings earlier in the year.
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  • Suffolk Walking Festival in Sudbury, 21st May 2017

    Published: Sun, 21/05/2017 06:20
    Come and take a look at Sudbury’s fascinating history with a free guided walk round the churches and chapels and the Talbot Trail.

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  • Chopping Chillies, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Saturday 20th May2017

    Published: Sat, 20/05/2017 08:48
    From Kerala to Camden, an epic, mystical tale of love, loss and soul-food. A cobbler and a cook concoct a delicious transcontinental enchantment as tragedy and chance entwine.
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  • This Weekend, Events at The Prince of Wales in Sudbury, 19th - 20th May 2017

    Published: Wed, 17/05/2017 17:57
    The Rock Dinosaurs. This is a first for them at The Prince of Wales this Friday so we are looking forward to a great evening. You can check them out at:https://www.facebook.com/therockdinosaurs/
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  • The Ladykillers, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 9th - 13th May 2017

    Published: Sat, 13/05/2017 06:09
    Classic crime comedy comes to Sudbury. In a house near Kings Cross station a determined widow and her diseased parrot are pitched against the collective wits of a gang of robbers posing as amateur musicians in order to rob the mail train.
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  • History Special, Peter Cooper, The Quay, Sudbury, 30th April 2017

    Published: Sun, 30/04/2017 09:44
    Peter Cooper and young musicians from Selwyn College, Cambridge will present a 'musical lecture' illuminating the lives of Sir George Murray Humphry, famous Victorian surgeon, born in 1820 in Sudbury's Hardwicke House; his son Alfred, who often frequented Sudbury and was the Bursar of Selwyn College, 1884-1900 and his wife Lizzie, diarist and mothe
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  • Clare Art Club Art and Craft Exhibition, 29th April 2017

    Published: Sat, 29/04/2017 06:35
    The Clare Art Club Art and Craft Exhibition takes place at Clare Town Hall from Saturday 29th of April to Monday 1st May, between 10:00am and 5:00pm.
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  • Sudbury St George’s Celebration Weekend, 22nd and 23rd April 2017

    Published: Sun, 23/04/2017 08:31
    The Sudbury Market Town Partnership has secured Big Lottery funding to go ahead with plans to ‘Celebrate England’ on the weekend of 22 and 23 April 2017 – 23 April is, of course, St George’s Day.
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  • Jesus, My Boy, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 14th April 2017

    Published: Fri, 14/04/2017 06:46
    Meet Joseph, just about the worst carpenter in the area. He first got to know his wife when she returned to complain about a table she had bought from him. It didn’t stop him asking her out and they eventually got married.
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  • Tribute Band to Tom Jones, The India, Sudbury, 13th April 2017

    Published: Thu, 13/04/2017 10:24
    The India in Sudbury will hold ac entertainment night on Thursday April 13th featuring Dean Jones, UK's Number 1 Tribute to Sir Tom Jones. Dean Jones comes from Mountain Ash which is in the same South Wales valley, and just a few miles up the road from where the real Sir Tom Jones came from and grew up, Pontypridd.
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  • Lavenham Easter Treasure Hunt, 3rd - 14th April 2017

    Published: Sun, 09/04/2017 05:41
    Generous businesses in Lavenham have grouped together to donate little gifts hidden throughout the village.
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  • The Time Machine, Quay, Sudbury 6th - 8th April 2017

    Published: Sat, 08/04/2017 09:17
    Far in the future, the human race has become something different – a peaceful species, who live in simple harmony with the planet.
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  • The Rollin’ Clones, Quay, Sudbury, 31st March 2017

    Published: Fri, 31/03/2017 12:58
    The Rollin’ Clones have been entertaining crowds across the World for over 17 years, distilling the show down to a pure hit of Rock ‘n’ Roll, with a chaser of sequinned Glam.
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  • Spoil your Mum this Mother's Day, The India Restaurant, Sudbury, 26th March

    Published: Sun, 26/03/2017 07:11
    An evening of Live Jazz, Indian cuisine and pink fizz. Let your Mum relax, put her feet up and allow someone else do the cooking for her.
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  • Five Mile High and That 80s Band at Prince of Wales, Sudbury, 24th - 25th March 2017

    Published: Sat, 25/03/2017 09:16
    Friday at the Prince of Wales in Sudbury there is the Five Mile High which is a first for them at The Prince of Wales they start at 9:30pm to Midnight. Saturday That 80s Band is back, there a limited amount of ticket still available for at only £5.00 per ticket starting at 9.30 to Midnight.
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  • Kernos Quiz Night, Long Melford, 24th March 2017

    Published: Thu, 23/03/2017 12:47
    Individual tickets, which can be bought on the door, are £8 and this includes a hot meal and access to a licensed bar! You can either enter the Kernos Quiz as a ready-made team (of up to 8 people) or come along and team up with others on the night. Either way – to assist with the catering – it would be helpful if you could let us know your intentio
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  • Sudbury Symphony Orchestra Concert, St Peter's Curch, Sudbury, 26th March

    Published: Tue, 21/03/2017 10:41
    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra is delighted to announce that William Knight, one of Britain's most talented young clarinettist, will be their soloist in Weber’s 2nd Clarinet Concerto in their concert on Sunday 26th March.

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  • Stour Valley Community Archaeology, Lavenham Village Hall, 18th March

    Published: Thu, 16/03/2017 11:51
    Stour Valley Community Archaeology will be holding their 3rd AGM at Lavenham Village Hall on Saturday 18th March 2017 at 7.30pm.
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  • Lady jockeys in the spotlight at Huntingdon Racecourse

    Published: Wed, 15/03/2017 07:59
    Visitors to Huntingdon Racecourse on Wednesday get the best of both worlds, competitive jump racing on home soil and televised action from the second day of the Cheltenham Festival.
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  • Chris Wood, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 17th March 2017

    Published: Mon, 13/03/2017 14:42
    Chris Wood is an uncompromising writer whose music reveals his love for the un-official history of the English speaking people. With gentle intelligence he weaves the tradition with his own contemporary parables.
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  • Black Tie Charity Fundraising Event at The Fleece Hotel, Boxford, Sudbury, 4th March

    Published: Tue, 28/02/2017 13:16
    A pub from Boxford near Sudbury is hoping to raise £1000 for the Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association by a Black Tie Fundraising Event.
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  • Live From The Get In, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 4th March 2017

    Published: Mon, 27/02/2017 14:44
    Live from... is over an hour of radio comedy and sketches – live from in front of the set of whichever show is getting in the following week at the Quay Theatre.
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  • Sudbury fundraising events planned to support campaign, 25th February

    Published: Sat, 25/02/2017 06:59
    A number of fundraising events are being planned to raise moneyin Sudbury for a growing campaign to encourage people talk about their problems.
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  • Coracle Making, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 30th June 2017 - 2nd July 2017

    Published: Sun, 19/02/2017 15:08
    The coracle is a very ancient type of boat, light enough to carry on your back and load into, or on top of, the car. Please measure the inside of your car before you come, or bring a roof rack.
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  • Little Downham Anchor Celebrates Mother’s Day, Ely Hotel, 26th March 2017

    Published: Sun, 19/02/2017 13:43
    Little Downham Anchor can give your Mother a nice day off and treat her to a delicious meal with friends. Little Downham Anchor can give your Mother a nice day off and treat her to a delicious meal with friends.
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  • Metal Detecting Course, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 26th March 2017

    Published: Sun, 19/02/2017 08:05
    The story of the metal detector and how they work. Great finds made by amateurs. How the equipment aids local history researches. What can be found and reading the landscape. Pottery types and field walking clues. Interpreting the evidence and building a picture of what once went on the now empty fields . Darren's thirty five years experiences.
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  • Sudbury Just Talk Campaign first committee meeting open to members of public, 24th February

    Published: Sat, 18/02/2017 10:48
    The Sudbury Just Talk Campaign will be having their first committee meeting open to members of the public this Friday 24 February 12 noon at the exploringU centre for wellbeing in Sudbury, in the light that we reach out to anyone in the local community with free time.
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  • Sudbury funding for St George’s Celebration Weekend in Sudbury, 22nd- 23rd April 2017

    Published: Wed, 15/02/2017 16:01
    Work is well underway for a St George’s weekend of celebration in Sudbury on 22nd and 23rd April. A grant of over £7,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to the Sudbury Market Town Partnership has been augmented by recent donations of £500 from County Cllr John Sayers to help with the costs of awards and prizes, and £870 from County Cllr Colin Spence, to
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  • Traditional sign-writing for beginners, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 21st March 2017

    Published: Tue, 14/02/2017 07:55
    This is a rare opportunity to learn the basics of a skill that is rapidly coming back into fashion, having been replaced by computer cut plastic signage in the 1980s. If there is enough demand, we will also run courses for improvers.
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  • Upholstery, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 23rd - 24th February 2017

    Published: Mon, 13/02/2017 13:58
    Bring your own chairs and learn how to replace the upholstery with the
    help of a professional upholsterer. Once you have done one, you can go
    on and do others.
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  • Bricklaying for Amateurs, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 4th March 2017

    Published: Sun, 12/02/2017 11:27
    A one-day course to help you learn how to build walls, curved walls, plinths, brick edgings, brick paving, and shed bases. Mac Knox Weir will explain about brick bonds and when to use them, pointing and re-pointing, arches, mortars, which bricks to use and why.
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  • Stour Valley Community Archaeology Aerial Archaeology Day, Sudbury Library, 11th February 2017

    Published: Sat, 11/02/2017 05:32
    We have an aerial archaeology day planned for Saturday 11th February at Sudbury Library. The session will be lead by Roger Palmer from Cambridge University archaeology department and will be follow up session to the one he lead in 2015.
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  • Tribute to Frankie Valli, The India, Sudbury, 9th February 2017

    Published: Wed, 08/02/2017 12:26
    The India in Sudbury is delighted to confirm their next Entertainment Night will be on Thursday February 9th featuring Nearly Frankie an outstanding Tribute to Frankie Valli.
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  • Exciting Weekend Line Up at The Prince of Wales, Sudbury

    Published: Thu, 02/02/2017 17:47
    One top of this we are offering a free small breakfast, half price medium breakfast and Large breakfast to all customers Saturday/Sunday between 12-3:00pm plus all the Sky sports and BT Sports football fixtures and a free cheese board Sunday evening 6pm.
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  • Willow Plant Support Course, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 4th February 2017

    Published: Wed, 01/02/2017 14:10
    We will use sturdy 6' uprights and substantial willow 'weavers' to ensure that your plant support is not only a thing of beauty, but is sturdy enough to grace your garden for several seasons.
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  • Leather & Lace, Quay, Sudbury, 3rd February

    Published: Mon, 30/01/2017 11:59
    “Leather & Lace” is a dynamic 7-piece rock band featuring some of the finest musicians & singers on the circuit playing all your favourites tracks from artists including Journey, Bon Jovi, Heart, Queen, Whitesnake, Europe, Boston, Cher, Foreigner, Bryan Adams, REO Speedwagon, Alice Cooper, Aerosmith, Mr Mister, Extreme, KISS, Toto, Def Leppard etc.
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  • Bread Making for Beginners, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 29th January 2017

    Published: Sun, 29/01/2017 06:59
    Beginner’s Bread-making with our new tutor, Ursula Ferrigno. She will be running an intensive one-day course for beginners and to help people to improve their bread-making skills.
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  • Rush Weaving, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 28th January 2017

    Published: Fri, 27/01/2017 16:47
    Its soft, silk like and malleable qualities are gentle on the hands and very light weight. Its colours vary from light gold through gentle greens to bronzy hues. The craft has clear techniques to learn and, once mastered, poduces useful and practical products. It can become a wonderful sculptural medium.
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  • An Evening of Jane Austen, Quay, Sudbury, 25th - 26th January

    Published: Tue, 24/01/2017 13:23
    An evening of readings and dramatic excerpts from the novels tracing the life, times and works of Jane Austen.
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  • Free Catalytic Converter Marking, 21st January

    Published: Sat, 21/01/2017 07:10
    Police are holding a free catalytic converter marking session in Crowfield this weekend.
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  • Sudbury Caught on Camera, Quay, Friday 20th January

    Published: Fri, 20/01/2017 15:34
    It’s that time again to open the magic memory box which is Sudbury’s historic photo archive and now holds more than a thousand images from the past.
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  • Crochet for Beginners, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 21st January 2017

    Published: Tue, 17/01/2017 13:37
    Crochet is a process of creating a fabric by interlocking threads of yarn, wool, cotton or other materials using a specialised hook. Crochet came to Europe in the early 1800s and its name is taken from the french word “crochet,” meaning a small hook. In times gone by, these were made from bone, but the commercially ones produced today are of metal
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  • Just Talk, Free Drop-In Sessions in Sudbury

    Published: Tue, 10/01/2017 08:41
    The suicide of Glenda's children’s two friends in Sudbury has prompted her, an award winning business woman, to launch drop-in sessions to encourage people to talk about their problems.
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  • Treasure Island Panto, Quay, Sudbury, 16th December - 1st January

    Published: Sun, 01/01/2017 08:13
    Come and help us cast off for Christmas with the usual helping of madness and running about from Sudbury Dramatic Society, in their annual Quay Pantomime.
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  • Sudbury Cricket Juniors fund raising, Sudbury Waitrose, Christmas Eve

    Published: Sat, 24/12/2016 07:26
    Waitrose in Sudbury have kindly allowed Sudbury Cricket Juniors packing into Christmas bags in order packing to help raise funds for the Junior section.
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  • Sudbury Advent Art Trail Guided Walk in Sudbury, 17th December 2016

    Published: Sat, 17/12/2016 07:12
    The Sudbury Advent Art Trail is a selection of art created by local schools and groups which will be displayed in shops and businesses between 25th November – 24th December.
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  • Dickensian Guided Walk, Sudbury, 3rd December 2016

    Published: Tue, 29/11/2016 10:41
    Ebenezer Scrooge has decided to spend a few days with his cousin in Sudbury, to escape the festivities of London. To his disgust he has found that Sudbury is also busy preparing for Christmas.
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  • Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, Schubert's Symphony no. 9 in C, 27th November 2016

    Published: Sun, 27/11/2016 07:41
    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra will be performing Haydn's 2nd cello concerto with Thomas Isaac as soloist. He is one of Britain's up and coming young cello superstars winning first prize for his performances while at the Royal Academy of Music.

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  • Great Cornard run, 26th November 2016

    Published: Sat, 26/11/2016 07:27
    Great Cornard run, 26th November 2016
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  • Silver Clay Jewellery Making, Assington Mill, 28th November 2016

    Published: Fri, 25/11/2016 10:29
    This is an extra day for this popular course, for those who don't have to work on Mondays, or whose children are at school. Come and make presents for your friends and family, and relax and have fun at the same time! Silver clay is an amazing new art material (99% silver) that makes it possible for everyone to make real silver jewellery without t
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  • The Marie Lloyd Story, Quay, Sudbury, 25th November 2016

    Published: Fri, 25/11/2016 08:37
    Ladies and gentlemen, Miss Marie Lloyd, that pulchritudinous personification of the Golden Age of Music Hall, invites you to an evening of entertainment excellence in the Euterpian and Terpsichorean Arts; she'll sing and dance a bit, sir!
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  • Huntingdon Winter Ladies’ Race Day set for bumper fields of runners, 19th November 2016

    Published: Sat, 19/11/2016 07:40
    The excellent racing conditions produced by the award-winning ground staff at Huntingdon Racecourse look set to attract a bumper crop of fields on Saturday.
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  • Half a Sixpence, Quay, Sudbury, 16th - 19th November

    Published: Sat, 19/11/2016 07:40
    As the perfect antidote to those November blues, Sudbury Musicals Society are offering the block – buster family musical “Half a Sixpence”.
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  • The Yellow Wallpaper, Quay, Sudbury, 14th - 15th November

    Published: Tue, 15/11/2016 13:27
    In an intimate staging, it tells the story of a woman isolated in a house in the country, trapped by her well meaning husband and family, and forbidden to work or even to write.
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  • Sudbury catalytic converter marking event, 15th November 2016

    Published: Tue, 15/11/2016 07:54
    Officers in Sudbury are holding a free catalytic converter marking session to help reduce further crime. Members of the public are invited to attend during the day to get their catalytic converters marked free of charge by officers to reduce the chances of becoming a victim of crime. No appointment necessary – just bring your vehicle along on the d
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  • Buster James, The Prince of Wales, Sudbury, 12th November 2016

    Published: Sat, 12/11/2016 11:32
    Buster James are the real deal, born to perform their own brand of Rock and Blues to any audience, their line-up contains players who have performed to audiences worldwide and recorded with artists as diverse as Steve Marriott, Dire Straits, Dave Stewart, Bill Wyman, Mungo Jerry, FM and Iron Maiden.
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  • Bike Maintenance For Serious Cyclists, Assington Mill, 13th November 2016

    Published: Wed, 09/11/2016 09:38
    This is a more advanced one-day course on bike maintenance for those who do a lot of cycling, and who are keen to learn the finer points. The aim is to give you the knowledge and confidence to successfully diagnose and repair faults so that you can get the most out of your bike. Could be of use to triathletes.
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  • Thinking about becoming a teacher? Train to Teach, Sudbury, 8th November

    Published: Tue, 08/11/2016 16:20
    If you would like to find out more about training to teach in the Sudbury, Haverhill, Bury St Edmunds are why not come along. Meet teachers, hear of the routes available and have your questions answered.

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  • Bike Maintenance For Amateurs, Assington Mill, 12th November 2016

    Published: Tue, 08/11/2016 10:57
    This is a one-day course on basic bike maintenance. The aim is to give you the knowledge and confidence to successfully diagnose and repair faults so that you can get the most out of your bike. This could be of use to triathletes.
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  • AGA Shop Open Day, Saturday 5th November 2016

    Published: Sat, 05/11/2016 07:09
    Come on in out of the cold, and visit the warm and inviting store of Aga in Colchester; we will be cooking a Pan of your favourite Soup along with crusty rolls and Jacket Potatoes.
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  • Gaslight, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 1st - 5th November 2016

    Published: Fri, 04/11/2016 10:46
    A house that holds a secret. A husband that hides a secret. A wife clinging on to her sanity. A Victorian thriller set in the gloomy evening of a smog bound London.
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  • Hedgelaying, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 5th November 2016

    Published: Sun, 30/10/2016 13:42
    Hedgelaying is a traditional way of making a hedge stock proof, i.e. cutting and weaving and tying the branches so that the end result is an impenetrable fence. This will be a day out in the fresh air doing manual work. It is absolutely essential that you bring the equipment listed below, as this is a practical course, with only a short introducto
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  • Sudbury RUFC have a visit from Wayne Barnes, 30th October 2016

    Published: Sun, 30/10/2016 06:30
    Sudbury RUFC are delighted to announce that the top international referee Wayne Barnes will be visiting Sudbury on Sunday 30th October. He will officiate a number of minis and junior matches on the 1st team pitch (10am-12pm) and will then do a Q&A session in the clubhouse from 12pm. Wayne Barnes has refereed 69 International Test matches and over 1
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  • Enjoy the Annual Beer Festival at the races, 30th October 2016

    Published: Sun, 30/10/2016 06:27
    It’s the Annual Beer Festival at Huntingdon Racecourse on Sunday, 30th October so, while the kids enjoy the free entertainment, adults can sample some special ales and lagers from Milton Brewery, the micro-brewery from north of Cambridge.
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  • Comedy Ghost Night, Quay, Sudbury, 29th October 2016

    Published: Sat, 29/10/2016 06:22
    An hour of radio comedy and sketches with a Halloween ThemeGhost’s are funny, especially because all they do is play dress up in sheets and creak the odd floorboard.
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  • Lavenham Children's Festival, 28th - 29th October 2016

    Published: Sat, 29/10/2016 06:22
    We are proud to announce the first Lavenham Children’s Festival, with lots of exciting activities for youngsters and their families including storytelling and workshops on drawing, writing and illustrating.
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  • The Haunting of Exham Priory, Quay, Sudbury, 28th October 2016

    Published: Fri, 28/10/2016 17:11
    Following last year's creepy 'The Haunted Doll's House'', Rumpus Theatre Company make a welcome return with this new adaptation of H. P. Lovecraft’s classic gothic chiller and is very much in the usual Rumpus high-Gothic horror style; ideal for around Halloween!
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  • Saucerful of Floyd, Pink Floyd tribute band, Prince of Wales, Sudbury, 28th October 2016

    Published: Fri, 28/10/2016 12:21
    Boasting concert level state-of-the art sound and lighting systems and a purpose built stage the Prince of Wales in Sudbury has gained a reputation as a favourite venue for fans of lives music. A Saucerful of Floyd are a Pink Floyd tribute band playing at The Prince of Wales, Sudbury, this Friday 28th November from 9.30pm
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  • Introduction to Body Language, exploringu, Sudbury, 10th December

    Published: Wed, 26/10/2016 10:41
    We are very excited to have Neil Evans (MBACP)(BA Hons) deliver this unique one day training course on Saturday 10th December 2016 from the exploringU centre for well-being, 54 Station Road, Sudbury Suffolk, CO10 2SP.
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  • Tom Allen & Suzi Ruffell: Hit the Road, Quay, Sudbury, 22nd October 2016

    Published: Sat, 22/10/2016 13:59
    Suzi Ruffell ‘She is on top form, a feel good treat’ Time OutSuzi returns to the road with her third show ‘Common’ in which she explores her dodgy family history, her working class roots and makes you laugh a lot! Official tour support for Alan Carr and Josh Widdicombe.‘Impressively accomplished, innate stage presence and quality material, a classy
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  • “A Passion to Inspire“ Charity Dinner, Stoke By Nayland Golf Club, 25th October 2016

    Published: Sat, 22/10/2016 10:49
    One thing that unites all those working in the hospitality industry is the extraordinary passion for ingredients, cooking, service and quality, which is something that A Passion to Inspire has been nurturing in young people since 2009.
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  • Sudbury Memory Walk, Saturday 22nd October 2016

    Published: Sat, 22/10/2016 06:48
    The Sudbury Memory Walk is shaping up to be a pretty amazing event. Jerry Thatcher, urges residents of Sudbury to walk for a world without dementia. This Free community walk will take place on Saturday 22nd October 2016 at 12noon. You can join us young and old for a wonderful walk along memory lane. Starting and finishing at the Kingfisher Leisure
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  • Shakespeare's Stand-up, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 21st October 2016

    Published: Fri, 21/10/2016 15:37
    In 1600 the greatest comedian in the world and the greatest playwright in history had a big fight what happened next is the stuff of legend...Having created the great comedy parts of Falstaff, Bottom and Dogberry, Will Kempe the comedian and William Shakespeare the writer fell out over Kempe's ideas for a comedy part in Hamlet. To show Shakespeare
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  • Fruit Tree Pruning, 29th October 2016, Assington Mill

    Published: Fri, 21/10/2016 12:19
    Fruit Tree Pruning, 29 October 2016, 10.00 - 16.30. Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses. A one-day course to explain the principles of fruit tree pruning, the use of tools and how to sharpen them. This will be followed by a practical demonstration in Chris's orchard on how to prune new trees, and another in a
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  • Calligraphy for beginners, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 30th October 2016

    Published: Sun, 16/10/2016 10:58
    We will look at historic calligraphy in the form of beautiful St.Cuthbert Gospel, from the Wearmouth-Jarrow monastery, written by an accomplished scribe sometime before 716 AD. After practising calligraphy techniques, we will adjust a few elements of this Uncial script to make it more modern, then write out a short quotation.
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  • An Audience with Bob Flowerdew, Quay, Sudbury, 15th October 2016

    Published: Sat, 15/10/2016 07:32
    Born a farmer’s son, Bob has tilled, planted, grown, complained, written, sung and charmed his way to being one of the nation’s favourite horticulture experts, with 20 years as a panelist on BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners Question Time being his most recognisable position in the public eye (or rather, ear).
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  • Whitesnake UK, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 14th October 2016

    Published: Fri, 14/10/2016 12:24
    Whitesnake UK play tribute to the very best of David Coverdale's multi platinum selling band, Whitesnake. From the early classic Moody / Marsden line up to the present day US incarnation, faithfully reproducing timeless classics such as 'Fool For Your Loving' 'Is This Love' & 'Here I Go Again'.

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  • Natural Skin Care: Gorgeous And Good For You, Assington Mill, 15th October 2016

    Published: Wed, 12/10/2016 13:13
    Learn the craft of balm-making and cream-making to produce completely natural skin products. This practical, empowering one-day workshop is a unique chance to transform your approach to skincare. Work with professional herablists to learn the uses of wild plants and to formulate your own costmetics and create beautiful gifts.
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  • Sudbury Memory Walk has only two weeks to go, 22nd October

    Published: Mon, 10/10/2016 12:40
    There is only two weeks to go before over 80 people join the Sudbury Memory Walk. Have you signed up yet? Jerry Thatcher, urges residents of Sudbury to walk for a world without dementia. You may remember reading about Kate who was 100 years old earlier this year. Kate is an avid adventurer and has travelled the world showing that with the right
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  • Cat psychology and behaviour, Assington Mill, 9th October 2016

    Published: Sat, 08/10/2016 11:17
    This course on cat behaviour and psychology will focus on why cats behave as they do and what causes problems for them; what goes on in their minds and all sorts of interesting cat facts to help you understand you and your cat better.
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  • Free antiques valuations, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 8th October

    Published: Sat, 08/10/2016 07:17
    Free antiques valuations in Sudbury. Renowned local auctioneers will be providing free auction valuations in the Quay theatre for any antiques, art or collectables which you wish to bring along. There is no need to book an appointment.
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  • Tribute to The Bee Gees, India Restaurant, Sudbury, 6th October

    Published: Thu, 06/10/2016 10:28
    Entertainment Night at the India Restaurant, Sudbury, with a tribute to The Bee Gees. This will take place on Thursday October 6th where you can enjoy all the great music from the amazing ballads to the unforgettable Disco classics. A fitting tribute guaranteed to bring some nostalgia to your evening.
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  • Clare Flower Club Demonstration, 6th October 2016

    Published: Tue, 04/10/2016 08:05
    A demonstration by Melissa Sheldrake entitled "The Thyme Machine". Come and enjoy a relaxing evening watching flowers come to life. It's also competition time. Create an arrangement from an edible container, for example; cabbage, pumpkin, grapefruit, melon etc. the choice is endless! Visitors welcome! £5.00. Refreshments.
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  • The Strangers, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 1st October 2016

    Published: Sat, 01/10/2016 17:34
    The Strangers are a Shadows Tribute band who aim to re-create those original sights and sounds as closely as possible.
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  • The crystal path is hosting a Macmillan coffee, 1st October

    Published: Sat, 01/10/2016 07:15
    The crystal path is hosting a Macmillan coffee morning on the 1st of October, Saturday, 10-12pm with 10% of all crystal sales on the day going to our local Macmillan unit at the west Suffolk hospital.

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  • LAVENHAM AIRFIELD WALK, 25th September

    Published: Sun, 25/09/2016 06:52
    A tour around the WW2 Airfield of the 487th Bomb Group, learn of the lives of the airmen on and off base. Some of the old buildings still remain – a morning reminiscing. Also the Military Vehicle Trust bring some of their WW2 vehicles along.
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  • Sudbury Bowls Club Open Day, 24th and 25th September

    Published: Sun, 25/09/2016 06:51
    Come and have a go free of charge at Sudbury Bowls Club Open Day on 24th and 25th September between 10am and 2pm. Whether you want to try bowls for the first time or are an experienced player, come and find out all the club has to offer.
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  • Restoration for Beginners, Sunday 25th September 2016, Assington Mill, Suffolk.

    Published: Sat, 24/09/2016 14:37
    Book Restoration For Beginners, Assington Mill Suffolk, Sunday 25 September 2016, 10am to 5pm. Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses
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  • The 60's Britpop Girls Show, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 23rd September 2016

    Published: Fri, 23/09/2016 15:54
    The 60’s BritPop Girls Show is a celebration of songs and stories of the big four British female pop stars of the swinging sixties.
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  • The Threepenny Opera (Live Broadcast), Quay, Sudbury, 22nd September

    Published: Thu, 22/09/2016 11:58
    Rory Kinnear is Mack the Knife in a new version of this landmark twentieth-century musical, broadcast live from the stage of the National Theatre.
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  • Sudbury's World's Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Support

    Published: Mon, 19/09/2016 15:27
    Come and enjoy tea, coffee and cake whilst raising money for a worthy cause at Richmond Fellowship's World's Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Support.
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  • Wow Sudbury is happening this Sunday, 18th September

    Published: Sun, 18/09/2016 07:43
    This Sunday over 65 women and girls will take part in Women On Wheels Sudbury. Organisers of Wow Sudbury are urging the public to cheer on the ladies if they see them on the routes. For any women still thinking about taking part it’s not too late to register, registration closes this Friday.
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  • Concert to raise money for Eden Rose Coppice Trust, Sudbury, 18th September 2016

    Published: Sun, 18/09/2016 07:11
    Some of out members are organising a 'family friendly' fund raising concert at St Peter's Church in Sudbury at 3pm on Sunday 18th September.
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  • Martin Simpson, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 18th September

    Published: Sun, 18/09/2016 07:10
    40 years after he recorded his first album, Golden Vanity, in 1976, Martin is known as a guitarist of formidable talent.
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  • Novel In A Day, Assington Mill, Saturday 24th September 2016

    Published: Sat, 17/09/2016 15:32
    Bestselling author, Victoria Connelly, teaches all you need to know. Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses, Suffolk. Novel In A Day, Saturday 24th September 2016, 10am - 4pm. Tutor: Victoria Connelly. Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses.
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  • STURMER FAYRE, It’s a purple and orange day in Sturmer!

    Published: Fri, 16/09/2016 08:37
    Look out for the purple and orange balloons in Sturmer on 18 September. That Sunday is the day of Sturmer Fayre at Sturmer Hall (turn right up the gravel track where you see the signs for Sturmer Nurseries) starting at noon with fun for all the family including your pet pooch.
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  • The Craft of Landscape Painting, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 17th September 2016

    Published: Thu, 15/09/2016 12:58
    This one-day course is for those who already have some painting experience and want to paint outside. Roy Connelly will show you how to achieve four paintings in a day and, if the day is fine, he would like you to work on into the evening, to catch the special light here in the valley.
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  • Bazaar and Rummage, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 6th - 10th September 2016

    Published: Sat, 10/09/2016 07:25
    A funny and moving story of a self-help group of agoraphobic women who decide to break through their troubled and insular lives for one day by staging a Bazaar and Rummage sale in a London church hall where they begin to come to terms with the outside world. By the time they leave it is apparent that their agoraphobia is not cured but they have mad
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  • The Garden Birds, St Mary's Church, Sudbury, 10th September

    Published: Sat, 10/09/2016 07:25
    The Garden Birds will be performing at St Mary's Church, Chilton (Churchfield Road, Sudbury), on Saturday 10th September.
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  • Stour Valley Communtiy Archaeology Events

    Published: Fri, 09/09/2016 10:56
    September - members are invited to volunteer to assist with the Court Knoll excavations at Nayland. (contact Sally Bartram: sallybartrum123@btinternet.com for info .Places may now be limited).
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  • Cider-making, Assington Mill, 11th September 2016

    Published: Sun, 04/09/2016 12:12
    Cider-making, 11th September 2016, 10am - 4.30pm
    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses, Sudbury, Suffolk.
    Cyder (fermented from apples) and perry (from pears) are amongst the oldest drinks produced in the UK. As world leader, Britain is the largest cyder making country in the world and has a marvelous traditi
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  • The Imaginatively Titled First Show, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 3rd September

    Published: Sat, 03/09/2016 07:16
    An hour of radio comedy and sketches – live from in front of the set of whichever show is getting in the following week.
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  • Sudbury Solicitors use pedal power to raise money for Macmillan

    Published: Fri, 02/09/2016 11:59
    Holmes & Hills Solicitors in Sudbury will be fundraising for Macmillan at the firm’s 2016 annual charity bike ride.
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  • Alan Bonner, Quay Music, Sudbury, 2nd September

    Published: Fri, 02/09/2016 10:37
    Sudbury's own Alan Bonner returns to the Quay on tour with his new album "Night Music".a collection of songs inspired by London and its nocturnal inhabitance. Songs inspired by the disaffected creatures that take to the streets and the bars of the city when the sun goes down.
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  • Clare Priory Flower Festival, Clare, 27th - 29th August 2016

    Published: Mon, 29/08/2016 06:34
    A festival of flowers in the newly extended Priory church, depictng the themes of Unity, Truth and Love in the life of St Augustine of Hippo and those who have followed his Rule through the centuries.
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  • Jam and chutney making, 10th September 2016

    Published: Sun, 28/08/2016 15:06
    Jam and chutney-making - harvest in a jar
    10th September 2016, 10am to 4.30pm
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  • Sudbury Carnival 2016, Sunday 28th August 2016

    Published: Sun, 28/08/2016 06:21
    Sudbury Carnival 2016. Sudbury Carnival, Sudbury, Suffolk. Sunday 28th August 2016. The judging will commence at approximately 11.30am, with the Procession starting between 12.30pm and 1pm.
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  • Lavenham Carnival, 27th - 28th August 2016

    Published: Sun, 28/08/2016 06:20
    Following on from this Summer's Olympics, the Carnival brings Rio to the streets of Lavenham on Sunday August 28th and hosts Club Carnival on Saturday August 27th.
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  • The Second Best Bed, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 26th August

    Published: Fri, 26/08/2016 10:14
    His superb one-woman play, full of both humour and pathos, has received great critical acclaim since its premier at the Swan Theatre Worcester in 2012.
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  • Open Music Night at The Quay, Sudbury, Sunday 28th Auguast

    Published: Mon, 22/08/2016 12:21
    Held upstairs in the Bar at the Quay Theatre, Quay Lane, Sudbury. Free entry, all welcome. Bring your instruments, your voice or just yourself! All types of music welcome but no mics or amps please. Bar open.
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  • Jazz in the Vines, Tuffon Hall Vineyard, Castle Hedingham, near Sudbury, 20th August

    Published: Sat, 20/08/2016 06:41
    Spencer's farm shop, near Sudbury, is selling tickets for a fantastic afternoon of Jazz and wine tasting in Castle Hedingham at Tuffon Hall Vineyard on Saturday 20th August. A great afternoon for all including games and face painting for children.
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  • FREE CIRCULAR WALK, CLARE TO HOUGHTON HALL, Saturday 20th August 2016

    Published: Sat, 20/08/2016 06:40
    Come join a walk of moderate nature (5.5 miles; 2.5 hours)to Houghton Hall and returning to Clare. Part of the initiative for free walks and tours in Clare, and also part of Suffolk's Year of Walking.
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  • 24 hours in EoE is back, 19th August

    Published: Tue, 16/08/2016 10:19
    Users of the popular social media platform Twitter are invited to take a sneak peek into the life of the region’s ambulance service when it runs its second 24-hour Twitterthon this Friday (19th August).
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  • Lavenham VOX, Operatic Duets and Solos, Saturday 13th August 2016

    Published: Sat, 13/08/2016 05:56
    Lavenham VOX is a series of Summer Lunchtime Recitals given by a wide range of talented groups and individuals. Each concert begins at 12 noon and lasts 30 minute. The concerts are free with a retiring collection.
    Lavenham VOX - Operatic Duets and Solos - Saturday 13th August 2016 - Lyn Cook and Judith Douglas
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  • Tribute to Michael Bublé at the India, Sudbury, 11th August

    Published: Thu, 11/08/2016 12:24
    We are delighted to confirm our next Entertainment Night in Sudbury will be on Thursday August 11th where we have the Official UK No.1 Tribute to Michael Bublé.
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  • CREATIVE ARTS EAST BRINGS FLYING THE NEST TO HADLEIGH, 8th August

    Published: Mon, 08/08/2016 08:29
    HandMade Theatre will be performing Flying the Nest, an interactive show for younger audiences, to Cox’s Park in Hadleigh on Monday 8 August.
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  • Sudbury Regatta On The Beautiful River Stour, Sudbury, Saturday 6th August 2016

    Published: Sat, 06/08/2016 09:11
    Sudbury Rowing Club Regatta will take place on Saturday 6th August 2016 on the beautiful River Stour at Friars Meadow in Sudbury Suffolk. Free parking is available on the day. Come and watch rowing clubs from all over the South East of England and beyond compete. There is always a wonderful atmosphere.
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  • Home Photography, 6th to 7th August 2016 Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses

    Published: Sat, 06/08/2016 08:36
    Home Photography, 6th to 7th August 2016, Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses, Suffolk. Home Photography - black & white,
    6th to 7th August 2016, 9am - 5pm
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  • Antony Myers, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 6th August

    Published: Sat, 06/08/2016 08:00
    Antony is renowned for his amazing vocal impressions of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr along with other artists such as Nat King Cole, Tony Bennett, Ray Charles and Michael Buble.
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  • Lavenham Carnival & Rare Breeds Classic Car Show, 31st August 2016

    Published: Thu, 04/08/2016 16:19
    Lavenham Carnival day is on 31st August (Bank Holiday Monday). The day commences with a procession that leaves the Market Place at 12 noon and leads the crowds to the Carnival/Recreation grounds, on Bridge Street Road.
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  • John Etheridge Solo, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 5th August 2016

    Published: Mon, 01/08/2016 13:01
    Celebrating the wealth of early and modern jazz, blues and fusion, John has played at asthe top of the jazz & contemporary guitar world for 30 years.First spotted by the press in 1970s in fusion bands, he replaced Allan Holdsworth in Soft Machine in 1975 and then started touring the world with Stephane Grappelli.
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  • Family Fun Day, Spencer's Farm Shop near Sudbury, 30th July 2016

    Published: Sat, 30/07/2016 07:35
    Spencer’s is a family run Farm Shop & Fruit Farm with a Coffee Shop on site serving delicious lunches and refreshments near Sudbury.
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  • Lavenham Hall Open Gardens, 30th July 2016

    Published: Sat, 30/07/2016 07:35
    5-acre garden built around the ruins of the original ecclesiastical buildings on the site and the village's 1-acre fishpond. The garden incl deep borders of herbaceous planting with sweeping vistas and provides the perfect setting for the sculptures which Kate makes in her studio at the Hall and exhibits both nationally and internationally.

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  • Discover Archaeology! Warehouse Open Day Saturday 30th July 10am – 4pm

    Published: Sat, 30/07/2016 07:34
    As part of the Council for British Archaeology’s Festival of Archaeology 2016, Suffolk Archaeology CIC are opening their doors to the public to come and Discover Archaeology!
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  • FREE GUIDED TOUR OF CLARE CASTLE AND CLARE MARKET, 30th July 2016

    Published: Fri, 29/07/2016 18:34
    A free tour of about 1.5 hours, guided by volunteers from Clare Ancient House Museum, to two of Clare's most important features.
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  • FREE GUIDED TOUR OF CLARE PARISH CHURCH AND CLARE PRIORY, 28th July 2016

    Published: Thu, 28/07/2016 08:32
    A free tour guided by volunteers from Clare Ancient House Museum, to 3 of Clare's Grade I listed buildings.
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  • Sudbury Hockey Club, Summer Camp 2016

    Published: Tue, 26/07/2016 10:28
    Sudbury Hockey Club, Summer Camp 2016
    Saturday 30th July and Saturday 6th August 2016.

    Sudbury Hockey Club in Sudbury are proud to offer places for children on their Summer Camp 2016.

    Sudbury Hockey Club have increasing numbers in it's thriving Under 10 and Under 12 sections; therefore have decided to continue with the su
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  • Film: St Peter's and the Papal Basilicas of Rome, Wednesday 27th July 2016.

    Published: Tue, 26/07/2016 07:30
    Film: St Peter's and the Papal Basilicas of Rome, Wednesday 27th July 2016.

    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    St Peter's and the Papal Basilicas of Rome
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  • Sudbury Cricket Six–a–Side returns to Friars Street, 24th July

    Published: Sun, 24/07/2016 08:03
    After a gap of some 15 years Sudbury Cricket Club are holding a Six – a – Side Tournament on Sunday July 24th starting at 10-00am.

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  • Italian Night at Foxearth Village Hall, 23rd July

    Published: Sat, 23/07/2016 07:51
    A lively and interesting talk by Mr Charles Easton MBA of Nethergate Wines with a three course dinner and tasting of wines.
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  • Summer Holiday, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 23rd July 2016

    Published: Sat, 23/07/2016 07:51
    Family fun for everyone, guaranteed to have you singing and dancing in the aisles! Book your tickets in advance so you don't miss this production.
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  • Viva Neil Diamond! Saturday July 16th 2016, 7:30pm.

    Published: Fri, 15/07/2016 15:30
    Viva Neil Diamond! Saturday July 16th 2016, 7:30pm.The Quay Theatre, Quay Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    As well as his UK tours Bob Drury has performed Neil's songs at venues throughout the world including, in 2015, for the American Neil Diamond Fan Club in Nashville, Tennessee. Following the success of his show in the US, Bob is featured in the movi
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  • Leonardo Da Vinci: The Genius in Milan, 15th July

    Published: Fri, 15/07/2016 09:28
    Leonardo Da Vinci: The Genius in Milan, Friday July 15th 2016, 7:30pm
    The Quay Theatre, Quay Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk. Filmed during an extraordinary exhibition dedicated to Leonardo Da Vinci in Milan in 2015, and led by the greatest experts on his work.We will explore as neve
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  • Trumbo (Film), Quay Theatre, Sudbury, July 12th 2016

    Published: Tue, 12/07/2016 08:44
    Trumbo (Film), Tuesday July 12th 2016, 2:30pm
    The Quay Theatre, Quay Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk.




    In 1947, Dalton Trumbo (Bryan Cranston) was Ho
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  • Pop-up concert to be held as prelude to three day festival for Teenage Cancer Trust, 8th - 10th July 2016

    Published: Sun, 10/07/2016 09:14
    A pop-up “micro-gig” being held at a village post-box will be used to announce the full-line up of a multi-generation three day music and arts festival. PettaFiesta – a celebration of original live music, art, spoken word, theatre, film, comedy and food – is returning to the Suffolk events calendar for 2016.
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  • Sudbury Dramatic Society, The Tempest, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 5th - 9th July

    Published: Sat, 09/07/2016 08:57
    On the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, The Tempest is an appropriate play for SDS to perform, as it is regarded by many as his farewell to the stage.
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  • Cavendish Church Fete, Saturday 9th July 2016

    Published: Fri, 08/07/2016 09:33
    Cavendish Church Fete, Saturday 9th July 2016. Cavendish Church Fete, Saturday July 9th 2016, 2.00pm - 4.30pm.

    The Green in Cavendish Bouncy Castle.

    Dog Show
    Raffles
    Games
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  • Andrei Tarkovsky, Thursday July 14th 2016.

    Published: Thu, 07/07/2016 13:16
    Andrei Tarkovsky, The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.
    Thursday July 14th 2016, 10:30a

    The most famous Soviet film-maker since Sergei M. Eisenstein, his first feature, Ivan's Childhood (1962), won the top prize at the Venice Film Festival. Tarkovsky's films are characterized
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  • Medieval Glass Talk at St Peter's Sudbury on Thursday 7th July 2016

    Published: Thu, 07/07/2016 08:36
    Medieval Glass Talk at St Peter's Sudbury on Thursday 7th July 2016. The next, on Thursday, 7th July at 7:30, concerns local Stained Glass, and is presented by Christopher Parkinson, member of the British Society of Medieval Glass aroun
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  • Clare Country Park Goes Wild, Sunday 3rd July 2016

    Published: Sun, 03/07/2016 06:56
    Clare Country Park Goes Wild, Sunday 3rd July 2016. On 3rd July 2016, Clare Castle Country Park in Suffolk, will be hosting a day’s exploration of the Park’s wildlife. This is a fun day out for the whole family to investigate the amazing variety of plants and animals that live in the Park. Experts will be on hand
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  • Melford Road Charity Sale, Sudbury, Saturday 2nd July 2016

    Published: Sat, 02/07/2016 08:42
    Melford Road Charity Sale, Sudbury, Suffolk, Saturday 2nd July 2016, 10am to 2pm. Join the residents along Melford Road in fundraising for Cancer research, they will be holding stalls outside their houses including:
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  • 'Summer Guided walk around Lavenham', 6th July 2016

    Published: Fri, 01/07/2016 10:31
    A guided Summer tour around this beautiful town, starts at the Tourist Information Centre with fruit juice and homemade shortbread biscuits.
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  • HELP REQUIRED ‘DAUBING’ THE WATER MILL, near Sudbury, 2nd July

    Published: Fri, 01/07/2016 08:54
    About eighteen months ago, some of us helped ‘pug the clay and daub the walls’ of the medieval bread oven and hovel, which Gestingthorpe History Group had constructed at Goldingham Hall.
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  • Headline music acts named for three day festival

    Published: Wed, 29/06/2016 13:02
    Headline music acts named for three day festival. An exciting musical line-up has been announced for a three-day Suffolk music and arts festival, which raises money for the Teenage Cancer Trust.Fast-emerging Swedish-Malawian band The Very Best will dash from their Hyde Park gig, where they are supporting Mumford and Sons to headline at Pettafie
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  • Festival to be an emotional affair for cancer survivor Alfie

    Published: Wed, 29/06/2016 10:10
    Festival to be an emotional affair for cancer survivor Alfie

    It will be a poignant moment when artist and musician Alfie Carpenter takes centre stage at a three-day arts and music festival being held in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust.
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  • The Importance of Being Earnest (Live Encore), Wednesday 29th June 2016.

    Published: Tue, 28/06/2016 09:28
    The Importance of Being Earnest (Live Encore), Wednesday 29th June 2016.
    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk. Wednesday June 29th 2016, 6:30pm, The Quay Theatre, Sudbury. Another chance to see this fantastic 4-star production of Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest starring, the Olivier Award nominee and Poirot star, David S
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  • Goat Husbandry, 26th June 2016

    Published: Fri, 24/06/2016 10:02
    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses, Goat Husbandry, 26th June 2016
    Goat Husbandry, 26 June 2016, 9.30am to 4.30pm. Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses Tutor: Beverley Whelan This one-day course will help you to find out whether you want to keep goats. Course Content This course is aimed at the complete beginner and will
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  • JSLN Dance Company, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 24th June

    Published: Fri, 24/06/2016 08:25
    Whether you already are a ballet lover and cherish the entire bandwidth from the big classics to neo classical works or just want to find yourself rolling around in your seats to the antics familiar characters from 'Allo 'Allo interpreted into the language of dance, this show is for you!"
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  • Suffolk music moguls bring back three day festival for Teenage Cancer Trust

    Published: Fri, 24/06/2016 07:59
    Suffolk music moguls bring back three day festival for Teenage Cancer Trust

    A “unique and wonderful” three-day music and arts festival - which raises money for Teenage Cancer Trust – is returning to the Suffolk events calendar for 2016.

    PettaFiesta, last held in 2014, is a multi-generation celebration of original live music, the arts, the s
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  • Clare Grand Summer Fete, 19th June

    Published: Sun, 19/06/2016 07:05
    This is an old time fete, with family-affordable games in the gardens are space between two popular pubs, with a beer festival in one pub, live music in the other.

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  • Sounds of Simon The Quay Theatre, Sudbury. Saturday June 18th 2016, 7:30pm

    Published: Sat, 18/06/2016 10:03
    Sounds of Simon, The Quay Theatre, Sudbury. Saturday June 18th 2016, 7:30pm As seen on BBC The One Show! The Sounds of Simon is a tribute to the wonderful music of Simon and Garfunkel.All The Hits and more is the brand new show that does exactly was it says on the tin.Hits include Hey Schoolgirl, released in 1957, when they were known
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  • Mark Thompson: The Show at the End of The Universe The Quay Theatre, Sudbury on Friday June 17th 2016

    Published: Thu, 16/06/2016 16:02
    Mark Thompson: The Show at the End of The Universe. The Quay Theatre, Sudbury on Friday June 17th 2016, 7:30pm. Production Company Lakin McCarthy. The Show at the End of The Universe with Mark Thompson. What is our place in the Universe? Did our Universe really spring into existence in the most violent explosion? Will it end in a seething
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  • Teenage Cancer Trust Event on Friday 22nd of June 2016

    Published: Mon, 13/06/2016 15:24
    Teenage Cancer Trust Event on Friday 22nd of June 2016

    We are holding a Teenage Cancer Trust Event at the East Kent College which is inspired by our professional cookery students Emily McKay.

    Emily has been fighting cancer for three years now, during this she time, has remained continuously positive becoming an ambassador for TCT and has ke
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  • ExploringU Counselling, Open Day, Sudbury, Monday 13th June 2016

    Published: Mon, 13/06/2016 07:02
    ExploringU Counselling, Open Day, Sudbury, Monday 13th June 2016. ExploringU Counselling will be have an open day on Monday 13th June 2016, 10am-7pm. Thinking of learning some new skills?
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  • A View From the Bridge The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Tuesday 14th June 2016

    Published: Sun, 12/06/2016 11:26
    A View From the Bridge, The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Tuesday 14th June 2016. Following its smash-hit original broadcast, the Young Vic’s ‘magnetic, electrifying, astonishingly bold’ production of A View from the Bridge returns to cinemas due to audience demand.

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  • Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival 12th June Brochure Now Available

    Published: Sun, 12/06/2016 09:12
    Pick up your free 2016 brochure at the Tourist Information Centre in the Library or download it from www.seeanddosudbury.co.uk. For details of exhibitors who will be filling the centre of Sudbury and St. Peter’s with a wide
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  • Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival 12th June 2016

    Published: Sun, 12/06/2016 09:02
    Taking over the Market Hill in Sudbury and St. Peter’s on Sunday, 12th June, the Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival which celebrates the fabulous diverse range of food available on the Suffolk/Essex border.
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  • Introduction to Falconry, 12th June 2016, 10am to 4pm. Assington Mill, Suffolk.

    Published: Sat, 11/06/2016 10:26
    Introduction to Falconry, 12th June 2016, 10am to 4pm. Assington Mill, Suffolk. This is an Introduction to Falconry day course run by Alec Shearer, a falconer who has had a passion for these birds for a lifetime (click on his name above to see more about him). Anybody th
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  • Welsh Choir, St Mary’s Church, Cavendish, 11th June

    Published: Sat, 11/06/2016 07:13
    The Ynysowen choir from Aberfan in Wales, will be performing a concert in St Mary’s Church, Cavendish, Suffolk at 7.30pm on Saturday 11th June 2016.
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  • Celebrities Add Spice to Charity Ball, 11th June 2016

    Published: Sat, 11/06/2016 07:12
    Pop superstar Kylie Minogue is the latest celebrity to support a summer charity ball being held to raise money for children with cancer.
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  • Wooden spoon-carving on 11th June 2016

    Published: Fri, 10/06/2016 09:30
    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses - Wooden spoon-carving

    Wooden spoon-carving

    11 June 2016, 10am to 4.30pm

    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses

    Tutor: James Linford


    There is no end to the variety of spoon designs that can be created, from the most simple and rustic spoon to something extremely polished and orn
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  • Checkatrade and Suffolk Trading Standards Open Day, 10th June

    Published: Fri, 10/06/2016 06:30
    Checkatrade and Suffolk Trading Standards are joining forces to host an Open Day on Friday 10th June 2016.
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  • Take That Tribute Entertainment Night at The India, Sudbury, 9th June

    Published: Tue, 07/06/2016 11:23
    Could it be magic presents the uk's number 1 tribute to the ultimate man band; join the lads as they capture all the charismatic voices moves & all the hits from start to present of the biggest band to come out of the uk "Take-that".
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  • River Stour Boat Trips to the Henny Swan, every Sunday in Sudbury

    Published: Sun, 05/06/2016 15:22
    Boat Trips on the River Stour in Sudbury will meander down the river every Sunday over the Summer to the Henny Swan. There are three to choose from, each with which comes with a knowledgeable Skipper whom will tell you about the history of the river and anything else you would like to know!
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  • Walking into History in the Heart of Suffolk 14th May - 5th June

    Published: Sun, 05/06/2016 09:20
    ‘A Stroll Through the Ages’ (part of the 2016 Suffolk Walking Festival number 48) will enrich your knowledge of Stowmarket which has pre-Saxon roots, and there is evidence of a Roman settlement. 16th, 17th and 18th century buildings are dotted around the town in the conservation
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  • Scintillating Summer Suppers at the Cafe Clare

    Published: Thu, 02/06/2016 11:12
    The Cafe Clare, in Well Lane, Clare, is offering Scintillating Summer Suppers throughout the month of May every Thursday from 5.30pm with last orders at 7.30pm.
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  • Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses Cane & rush chair seating 4 June 2016 - 5 June 2016 , 10am - 4.30pm

    Published: Thu, 02/06/2016 08:28
    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses
    Cane & rush chair seating

    4 June 2016 - 5 June 2016 , 10am - 4.30pm
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  • Discovering our Romano-British Heritage with Stour Valley Community Archaeology - 28th to 30th May 2016

    Published: Mon, 30/05/2016 09:34
    During this coming Bank Holiday Weekend, Saturday 28th- Monday 30th May, members of Stour Valley Community Archaeology (SVCA) will be engaged in another of its series of community archaeological excavations in Sudbury, Suffolk, investigating the location of a ‘lost’ Roman road and a Romano-British settlement close to the site of a known
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  • The Lady in the Van (Film), Tuesday May 31st 2016, 2:30pm & 7.30pm.

    Published: Mon, 30/05/2016 08:57
    The Lady in the Van (Film), Tuesday May 31st 2016, 2:30pm & 7.30pm. The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk. Based on true events, a man (The Alan Bennet) forms an unexpected bond with a transient woman living in her car that's parked in his driveway.
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  • Wormingford Flower Festival 28th, 29th & 30th May 2016

    Published: Mon, 30/05/2016 08:34
    Wormingford Annual Flower Festival Saint Andrew’s Church, Wormingford (off B1508 between Colchester and Sudbury) Spring Bank Holiday weekend -28th, 29th and 30th May Open from 10.00am – 5.00pm daily.
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  • Bloody Mary Returns Framingham Castle, Suffolk. Saturday 28 - Monday 30 May 2016

    Published: Mon, 30/05/2016 08:17
    Bloody Mary Returns, Framingham Castle,Bloody Mary Returns, Framingham Castle, Suffolk.Saturday 28 - Monday 30 May 2016, 11am to 5pm.Travel back to Tudor England and meet one of the most gruesome monarchs of all. 2016 is the 500th anniversary of Mary’s birth!

    Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the 1500s in our Tudor encampments
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  • Art About Town in Sudbury 13th - 28th May 2016

    Published: Sat, 28/05/2016 12:20
    Thanks to the generosity of local businesses, Winch and Blatch, The Angel Wine Bar and The Art and Framing Centre, artists living in and around Sudbury have been given the opportunity to display their work as a prelude to the ever popular Suffolk Open Studios
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  • They're Playing Our Song on 28th May 2016

    Published: Sat, 28/05/2016 09:25
    Sudbury Musicals Society are back with this vibrant musical comedy. They're Playing Our Song features a book by three-time Tony Award winner Neil Simon, music by Oscar and Tony Award winner Marvin Hamlisch and lyrics by Oscar and Grammy Award winner Carol Bayer Sager. When Vernon Gersch, an e
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  • Sudbury Musicals Society, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, May 25th - 28th 2016

    Published: Sat, 28/05/2016 07:41
    Sudbury Musicals Society are back with this vibrant musical comedy. They're Playing Our Song features a book by three-time Tony Award winner Neil Simon, music by Oscar and Tony Award winner Marvin Hamlisch and lyrics by Oscar and Grammy Award winner Carol Bayer Sager.
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  • Gluten-free baking, 25th June 2016, Assington Mill, Suffolk.

    Published: Tue, 24/05/2016 09:29
    Gluten-free baking,25th June 2016, 10am to 4.30pm, Assington Mill, Suffolk. Tutor: Ursula Ferrigno. Many people know that gluten in food affects their health; many others don't. The testing in this country is not as comprehensive as in some other European countries. Gluten intolerance can lead to stomach bloating and pain, lethargy and more sev
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  • Sudbury Cricket, Sparky's Scoop, 23rd May 2016

    Published: Mon, 23/05/2016 10:52
    Well probably the best weekend of the season so far for Sudbury. The Under 13s set the tone with an excellent win over Stowmarket on Thursday. Followed by a super performance by the ladies on Friday night. They recorded their first win of the season over Eight Ash Green.
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  • Assington Mill Rural Skills & Crafts Courses Scything for Beginners 22 May 2016, 9am to 5pm

    Published: Sat, 21/05/2016 08:18
    Scything is a "green" way of cutting grass, nettles, brambles, and paths between borders and allotments, without the use of heavy machinery and fossil fuel. In a recent competition, a person using a scythe mowed more than a person using a strimmer, in a given time.
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  • The Searchers & Hollies Experience, Saturday May 21st 2016

    Published: Sat, 21/05/2016 07:35
    The Searchers & Hollies Experience Saturday May 21st 2016, 7:30pm The Searchers and Hollies Experience. The best of both worlds brings to the stage all the magical hits of the these two, ledgendary harmony bands.
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  • The 177th Hadleigh Show - Saturday 21st May 2016

    Published: Sat, 21/05/2016 06:23
    The 177th Hadleigh Show, near Sudbury in Suffolk, takes place on Saturday 21st May at Holbecks Park on the edge of Hadleigh, Suffolk. This year we are thrilled to welcome back the world famous Royal Signals White Helmets Display Team. In their immaculate uniforms they will be performing spectacular feats of balance, death defying crossover rides
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  • Long Melford Farmers Market, Saturday 21st May 2016.

    Published: Fri, 20/05/2016 19:12
    Long Melford, Sudbury. Every month we will be holding a free raffle for all customers -you will receive a free entry at each stall you make a purchase from, and at the end of the market one lucky customer will be selected to receive a box of produce from the market. We will also be serving hot and cold refreshments in our on-site cafe,
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  • 20 Years of Richmond Fellowship in Sudbury, Suffolk on Friday 20th May 2016, 10am to 2pm

    Published: Thu, 19/05/2016 13:39
    20 years of Richmond Fellowship in Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Mental health charity Richmond Fellowship will be celebrating 20 years of Making Recovery Reality in Sudbury, Suf and the surrounding villages on Friday 20 May, 10am-2pm in St Peter's Church, Market Hill Sudbury.

    An art exhibition, a pop-up Sparky’s Café, chit chat group, stalls, activiti
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  • Invitation to Big Brekkie in Aid of Christian Aid Week, 18th May 2016

    Published: Thu, 19/05/2016 09:35
    Classic car meet and fundraiser event at Daniel Piper Motor Services

    At the garage in Pentlow, Sudbury, Suffolk, we don’t require a lot of persuasion to host a social meet! This time we are hosting a ‘Big Brekkie’ in aid of Christian aid week and have invited a few classic car owners to adorn our yard with their four wheeled delights.

    If you
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  • Frankenstein (Live Broadcast Ballet) Wednesday May 18th 2016

    Published: Sun, 15/05/2016 10:29
    Frankenstein (Live Broadcast Ballet)

    Wednesday May 18th 2016, 7:15pm

    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk presents a Ballet in three acts | Royal Ballet Artist in Residence Liam Scarlett has chosen Mary Shelley’s gothic classic
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  • Outside Edge, Saturday 14th May 2016

    Published: Sat, 14/05/2016 09:10
    Outside Edge

    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Production Company: Sudbury Dramatic Society

    A varied group of couples, with nothing more in common than a desire for the men to put bat to ball in their regular Saturday cricket match, are pitched toge
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  • Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival 12th June

    Published: Sat, 14/05/2016 08:38
    There is a fantastic line up of local chefs ready to do their cooking demonstrations on stage at the Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival on 12th June 2016. Including Carl Shillingford
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  • Foraging for wild food, Sunday 15 May 2016, 10am to 4pm Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses

    Published: Sat, 14/05/2016 07:24
    Foraging for wild food, Sunday 15 May 2016, 10am to 4pm

    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses

    Tutor: Jude Greenan & Vanessa Neville MNIMH


    This is a one-day course foraging for food available at this time of the year, mainly salads, with explanations of how it can be used and eaten. In the afternoon Vanessa and Jude will show y
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  • Badgers on 14th May 2016 , 4pm to 10.30pm Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses

    Published: Sat, 14/05/2016 07:07
    Badgers on 14th May 2016 , 4pm to 10.30pm

    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses

    Tutor: Bob Cowlin


    Spend an afternoon and evening learning about the life cycle and habits of badgers, how to tell a badger sett from a rabbit hole and how to watch them in the wild.

    The course starts off with an illustrated talk, followe
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  • Transition Sudbury - Visit to Fulibroch Dairy 14th May

    Published: Sat, 14/05/2016 06:53
    Transition Sudbury have organised a visit to Fulibroch Dairy in Bures St. Mary on the 14th May 2016, 10am to 12pm to find out more about how their goat herd
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  • Assington Mill Skills and Rural Crafts, nr Sudbury, Suffolk on Badgers on Saturday 14th May 2016, 4pm to 10.30pm.

    Published: Fri, 13/05/2016 09:30
    Assington Mill Skills and Rural Crafts, nr Sudbury, Suffolk on Badgers on Saturday 14th May 2016, 4pm to 10.30pm.

    Tutor: Bob Cowlin

    Spend an afternoon and evening learning about the life cycle and habits of badgers, how to tell a badger sett from a rabbit hole and how to watch them in the wild.

    The course starts off with an illustrated t
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  • Storytime at The Quay, Sudbury, Suffolk. Monday May 9th 2016, 10:30am

    Published: Mon, 09/05/2016 07:35
    Storytime at The Quay, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Monday May 9th 2016, 10:30am

    Free Entry

    This storytelling session will be conducted by resident all-round theatrical whizz, Sara Knight. The book will be 'Hairy MacLary from Donaldson's Dairy' by Lynley Dodd. Expect interraction and laughs aplenty.
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  • The Premier East Anglian, 8th May 2016. Classic Car Event. 8th May 2016

    Published: Sun, 08/05/2016 06:53
    The Premier East Anglian Classic Car Event.

    Welcome to the 8th South Suffolk Classic Run, jointly organised by the Eastern Counties Motor Club and the West Suffolk Motor Club. Event Information

    This year the event starts in North Street in the centre of Sudbury, which will be specially closed for the event! From the start the route heads sout
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  • Hands on the (Bee) Hive on Sunday 8th May 2016, 2pm to 4.30pm, Assington Mill, Sudbury, Suffolk

    Published: Sat, 07/05/2016 09:40
    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Hands on the (Bee) Hive
    on Sunday 8th May 2016, 2pm to 4.30pm

    Tutor: Simon Cousins - bees
    Cost: £40 including tea and cake.

    An afternoon with Simon Cousins inspecting his beehiv
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  • Risby Indoor Farmers Market, Suffolk - 7th May 2016

    Published: Sat, 07/05/2016 07:41
    Risby Indoor Farmers Market, Suffolk, is an independently-run indoor farmers market, which takes place on the first Saturday of each month, at Risby Village Hall, 10am – 1pm.
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  • Acoustic Night Saturday May 7th 2016

    Published: Sat, 07/05/2016 07:24
    Acoustic Night
    Saturday May 7th 2016, 7:30pm
    Bar Event at The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Free Event
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  • Hands on the (bee) Hive - 5th June 2016, 2pm to 4.30pm Assington Mill, Suffolk.

    Published: Thu, 05/05/2016 09:19
    Hands on the (bee) Hive - 5th June 2016, 2pm to 4.30pm
    Assington Mill, Suffolk. Tutor: Simon Cousins - bees An afternoon with Simon Cousins inspecting his beehives and learning how to find the queen, identify drones and workers and the different brood chambers.
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  • 45 Years (Film) on Thursday May 5th 2016, 7:30pm

    Published: Wed, 04/05/2016 08:20
    45 Years (Film) on Thursday May 5th 2016, 7:30pm
    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    A married couple preparing to celebrate their wedding anniversary receive shattering news that promises to forever change the course of their lives.
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  • Medieval Mayhem This May Bank Holiday -Framlingham Castle's Siege

    Published: Mon, 02/05/2016 09:42
    This May Bank Holiday (Sun 1 – Mon 2 May) English Heritage will be recreating the famous Siege of Framlingham Castle from within the castle walls in the 800th anniversary year. Visitors will be transported back to 1216 when King John of England arrived at Framlingham, demanding the surrender of the Castle.
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  • River Stour Trust, Sudbury, Suffolk. Teddy Bear Boat Rides on Bank Holiday Monday 30th May 2016

    Published: Sun, 01/05/2016 11:06
    River Stour Trust, Sudbury, Suffolk.
    Teddy Bear Boat Rides on Bank Holiday Monday 30th May 2016

    This event is held annually usually on the second May Bank Holiday Monday at The Granary Tea Room in Sudbury.

    We offer free boat trips for young children (under 12 years old) and their teddy bears when accompanied by a fare paying adult (adult far
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  • Aspects of Culture in Victorian Sudbury - Peter Cooper Sunday May 1st 2016, 7:30pm The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Published: Sun, 01/05/2016 06:40
    Aspects of Culture in Victorian Sudbury - Peter Cooper
    Sunday May 1st 2016, 7:30pm

    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.
    Two academic lectures in one!1. Relationships and Chinese Puzzles:

    Friends and Foes in Victorian Sudbury2. 'Kind Sir, we are not ten fair maidens, we are five':
    Fractions, Faith and Farming in Sudbury,

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  • T-Rextasy Unplugged, Saturday April 30th 2016, 7:30pm

    Published: Sat, 30/04/2016 07:28
    T-Rextasy Unplugged, Saturday April 30th 2016, 7:30pm
    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk

    T-Rextasy ‘Unplugged’ brings you the songs of Marc Bolan played acoustically and sung by Danielz (lead singer and lead guitarist with T.Rextasy), accompanied by John Skelton (drummer with T.Rextasy) on congas and percussion.
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  • West Suffolk Motorsport Club, Sudbury, Suffolk. Autosolo 5th June 2016

    Published: Fri, 29/04/2016 10:04
    West Suffolk Motorsport Club was founded in 1966 to promote motor sport in the local area.

    The Club organises a variety of events throughout the year, with members competing at all levels from club events including travelling abroad.

    We meet at the Horringer Social Club every Wednesday night at 8.30pm. Newcomers are very welcome, lots of help
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  • Lammamoor (Delayed Live Screening) Friday April 29th 2016, 7:00pm The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Published: Thu, 28/04/2016 10:27
    Lucia Di Lammamoor (Delayed Live Screening)
    Friday April 29th 2016, 7:00pm

    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.
    Production Company:Royal Opera House

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    Please note this production includes scenes featuring sex and violenceLucia di Lammermoor tells the story of an ongoing feud between two families in 17th century Scotland that has te
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  • A Passion to Inspire Finalists Event, 10th May 2016

    Published: Wed, 27/04/2016 10:50
    A Passion to Inspire Finalists Event, 10th May 2016
    Menu 10th May 2016 - “A Passion to Inspire “- Infusions 4 Chefs
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  • Stuart Harling Exhibition in Sudbury, Suffolk, on Friday 1st to 29th April 2016.

    Published: Mon, 25/04/2016 13:38
    Stuart Harling Exhibition in Sudbury, Suffolk, on Friday 1st / 29th April 2016.

    Stuart Harling Exhibition at The Art and Framing Centre, 8 Friars Street, Sudbury CO10 2AA.
    Concepts

    All my work is created in the studio from memories of nature, the sea, cities, music and myth.
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  • Beekeeping for Beginners on 24 April 2016, 10am to 5pm

    Published: Sat, 23/04/2016 19:08
    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses
    Beekeeping for Beginners on
    24 April 2016, 10am to 5pm

    Tutor: Simon Cousins - bees
    Cost: 85 including home-made lunch etc.

    This course is an introduction to the subject, with the emphasis on the practical aspects of bee-keeping and is designed for beginners. We will have a look at so
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  • The Almost Complete History of Britain Saturday April 23rd 2016, 7:00pm

    Published: Sat, 23/04/2016 07:36
    The Almost Complete History of Britain
    Saturday April 23rd 2016, 7:00pm

    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Production Company:The Pantaloons
    Book Now

    "Horrible Histories meets the Reduced Shakespeare Company... Genius." Gloucestershire Echo"An energetic and playful romp through the centuries." Mail on SundayMud, blood and stiff upper-li
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  • A Walk Through History, 24th April 2016

    Published: Sat, 23/04/2016 06:08
    A Free History Walk at Ridgewell Airfield 24th April 2016

    My names Martin and I'm the Community Archaeologist for a three year Heritage Lottery Funded project exploring the legacy of the US 8th Army Air Force during their time here in WW2. I am leading a Free heritage walk around Ridgewell airfield on Sunday 24th April, 2016 and would very much
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  • Assington Mill, Wild medicine on 23 April 2016, 10am to 5pm

    Published: Sat, 23/04/2016 06:05
    Assington Mill, Suffolk, Wild Medicine Course. For thousands of years we have depended on plants to provide the essentials of life - food, shelter, clothing, fuel and medicine. In many respects little has changed. For most of the world's population, plant medicine is still mainstream medicine. Now many in the more developed world are looking
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  • Voodoo Room, an evening of Hendrix & Cream, Friday 22nd April 2016

    Published: Fri, 22/04/2016 16:11
    Voodoo Room: An Evening of Hendrix & Cream

    Tickets: £16.00 (Friends: £15.00)
    Friday April 22nd 2016, 7:30pm


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    Voodoo Room are a new and exciting Classic Power Trio, paying tribute to both ‘Hendrix’ and ‘Cream’.Featuring some of the U.K.’s finest musicians, they perform a kicking, world class show in total appreciation of these tw
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  • Colne Engaine War Memorial Project, near Sudbury in Suffolk.

    Published: Fri, 22/04/2016 08:45
    Colne Engaine War Memorial Project, near Sudbury in Suffolk.
    Completion of building and dedication service

    After the initial idea was postulated in 2013 and 3 after years of planning and fundraising £26,000 was raised to carry out building. A new War Memorial structure was started in 2016 and it will be completed in time for the Public Dedicati
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  • Sudbury AFC Club Sponsors to mark championship win with a special treat for fans

    Published: Thu, 21/04/2016 23:07
    Sudbury AFC Club Sponsors to mark championship win with a special treat for fans

    FANS of newly crowned champions AFC Sudbury are going to receive another treat thanks to the club’s main sponsor.

    Every single supporter which attends the club’s final game of the season will get 40% off new spectacles purchased at the town optician’s Wardale Wi
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  • The Lady in the Van (Film) Wednesday April 20th 2016, 2:30pm

    Published: Tue, 19/04/2016 16:03
    The Lady in the Van (Film)
    Wednesday April 20th 2016, 2:30pm
    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

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    Based on true events, a man (The Alan Bennet) forms an unexpected bond with
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  • How the Koala Learnt to Hug

    Published: Sat, 16/04/2016 08:53
    How The Koala Learnt To Hug
    Tickets: Adults £8.50 Children: £7.50 (4 children for £28.00)
    Saturday April 16th 2016, 2:30pm

    Click here to Book Now

    Koalas are the cuddliest critters but just how did the koala learn to hug?That's the question our magical Australian storyteller means to answer as he tries to get his daughter (as well as the ch
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  • Giselle (Live Ballet), Royal Opera House, Sunday 17th April 2016

    Published: Sat, 16/04/2016 07:30
    Giselle (Live Ballet), Royal Opera House, Sunday 17th April 2016.

    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    The ballet’s title role also offers one of the great challenges of the ballet repertory, as Giselle transforms from an innocent peasant girl, duped into love, to a forgiving spirit who saves her lover from death.
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  • Fresh and Fun New Dance Fitness Trend is coming to Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Published: Sun, 10/04/2016 20:29
    Fresh and Fun New Dance Fitness Trend is coming to Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Clubbercise U18, a new dance fitness class for 11-17 year olds is coming soon to Sudbury.

    Claire Evans will be holding her first Clubbercise Class at Kingfisher Leisure Centre on Thursday 14th April at 16.30.

    Clubbercise U18 classes are taught in a darkened room with disc
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  • Nayland Farmers Market, Saturday 9th April 2016

    Published: Fri, 08/04/2016 07:55
    Every month over thirty of the region's very best local producers fill the village hall with produce all of which has come from within a 30 mile radius of Nayland with traders travelling from Colchester, Lawford, Sudbury and Wormingford.
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  • Lettice & Lovage, The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk. on 7th, 8th and 9th April 2016

    Published: Thu, 07/04/2016 15:09
    Lettice & Lovage, The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.
    on 7th, 8th and 9th April 2016

    What happens when two independent female characters encounter each other? One is prone to excessive theatricality, the other apparently strait-laced, formal and officious, they make an unusual pair at the centre of Peter Shaffer’s multi-award winning comedy. Th
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  • Rod Stewart Entertainment Night, Thursday 7th April, the India Restaurant, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Published: Thu, 07/04/2016 15:08
    Rod Stewart Entertainment Night, Thursday 7th April, the India Restaurant, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Rod Stuart is without doubt one of the finest Rod Stewart artists in the UK today. Not only is he an uncanny Rod Stewart look alike, he is a fantastic sound alike too. Add to that the moves, the charisma & the showmanship and you have the next best th
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  • Allotments Then and Now, An Evening with Karen Kenny, Thursday 7th April 2016

    Published: Thu, 07/04/2016 15:07
    Allotments

    Then and Now

    An Evening with Karen Kenny, Thursday 7th April 2016

    Karen Kenny is an environmentalist, freelance garden writer, broadcaster and lecturer. She is regularly heard on BBC Radio Suffolk's Saturday Gardening Programme.
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  • Local History Author’s Book Sale in Sudbury, Suffolk, onThursday 7th April 2016.

    Published: Thu, 07/04/2016 11:05
    Local History Author’s Book Sale in Sudbury, Suffolk, on Thursday 7th April 2016.
    St Peter’s Church, Sudbury, Suffolk. 9.45 to 2pm.

    Local history book authors in Sudbury, Suffolk, have been doing a spring clean of storage and the result will be a deep-cut-price book sale at St Peter's, Sudbury, on Thursday, April 7th 2016.
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  • Archaeological Building Recording in Suffolk & East Anglia: We need your help!

    Published: Wed, 06/04/2016 20:27
    Archaeological Building Recording in Suffolk & East Anglia: We need your help!

    Over the coming months our Community Archaeologist is going to be out recording a number of airfield sites across East Anglia and he needs your help to carry out the survey work!

    The recording process is straightforward, no previous experience is necessary and full
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  • 'Better For Business' Evening Event 5-7pm 20th April at The Delphi Centre, Newton Road, Sudbury

    Published: Wed, 06/04/2016 20:19
    Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils are inviting over one thousand local businesses to a free networking, skills and growth event from 5 –
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  • Suffolk Antiques & Collectors Fair, Lavenham, Sunday 9th April 2016, 9.30am to 4pm

    Published: Wed, 06/04/2016 15:11
    Antiques & Collectors fair in the beautiful village of Lavenham
    Suffolk Antiques & Collectors Fair, Lavenham, Sunday 9th April 2016, 9.30am to 4pm
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  • Assington Mill, Suffolk, Pig Keeping - Introduction, 8th May 2016, 10am to 4.30pm.

    Published: Wed, 06/04/2016 14:26
    Assington Mill, Suffolk, Pig Keeping - Introduction, 8th May 2016, 10am to 4.30pm. This one-day course aims to cover all the things you need to know before starting to keep a few pigs on your land. It will not be looking at commercial pig-keeping.

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  • Clay ovens - how to build one Sunday 3rd April 2016, 10am to 4pm

    Published: Fri, 01/04/2016 20:58
    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses
    Clay ovens - how to build one

    Sunday 3rd April 2016, 10am to 4pm
    Tutor: Jon Dyvig Cost: £95 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes

    This is a very practical, hands-on, one-day course on how to build your own clay oven for baking pizzas, bread, etc. Jon Dyvig (click on his name above to see
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  • Railway Walk Melford Hall, Saturday 2nd April 2016

    Published: Thu, 31/03/2016 10:29
    Melford Hall, Suffolk Railway Walk, Saturday 2nd April 2016.

    A popular guided walk taking in some railway history as well as the natural beauty of the Suffolk countryside.

    Join us for a guided four-mile walk retracing the route of the former Great Eastern Railway Line linking the medieval wool towns of Lavenham and Long Melford.

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  • Fleece Jazz – Pete Churchill & Mishka Adams, Suffolk, Friday 1st April 2016

    Published: Thu, 31/03/2016 09:46
    Fleece Jazz –Pete Churchill & Mishka Adams, Suffolk, Friday 1st April 2016
    Stoke By Nayland Hotel, Suffolk, CO6 4P.

    7.30pm Tickets £15. Students half price.
    Box Office 01787 211865.
    Fleece Jazz (not only Jazz!) presents the best improvised music every Friday at 7.30 p.m.

    We have been presenting top class Blues and Jazz, World, Soul, Funk,
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  • Easter Eggs at The Jewel of Suffolk, The Crystal Path.

    Published: Sun, 27/03/2016 22:08
    Easter Jewel of Suffolk Eggs, come to browse around and feel the special beauty and energy of the crystals at the The Crystal Path - ‘ The Jewel of Suffolk’.
    Easter is nearly upon us and we will be open for you on Saturd
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  • Assington Mill, Felt Making, 2nd April 2016.

    Published: Sun, 27/03/2016 11:47
    At Assington Mill, Suffolk, come and learn the oldest of textile arts - Feltmaking. During the day you will have a beginners guide to the traditional wet-felting technique and make a piece of beautiful felt fabric that you can transform into a brooch, purse, other small item, or simply frame up as a picture. You will also have an introduction to
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  • Hunt your Cadbury Easter eggs at Melford Hall, Suffolk, 26th, 27th & 28th March 2016

    Published: Fri, 25/03/2016 08:22
    Hunt your Cadbury Easter eggs at Melford Hall,Suffolk
    Cadbury's Easter Egg Hunt
    Hunt your Cadbury Easter eggs at Melford Hall
    25, 26th, 27th & 28th Mar 2016, 12:00 - 16:30
    Once again Cadbury have sponsored our Easter Egg hunt; come and solve the clues and claim your Easter egg prize. Also show your skill in the Egg and Spoon races
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  • Sudbury Good Friday Fun Run & Sponsored Walk, 25th March 2016, Sponsored walk

    Published: Thu, 24/03/2016 19:22
    Sudbury Fun Run

    Annual Charity 5 mile run and sponsored walk



    Good Friday 25th March 2016



    Sudbury Fun Run 2016



    Good Friday 25th March 2016 – Strictly 9.15am



    Start and finish locations, now just 400m apart, with ample free parking in town.

    Race HQ/Finish: Belle Vue Park, Newton Road, Sudbury, CO10 2RG

    Race St
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  • Film Horrorthon!: Dead & Sudburied The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk on Saturday March 26th 2016

    Published: Thu, 24/03/2016 12:12
    The First Ever Horrorthon in Sudbury, Suffolk. A marathon for the creepy senses!
    Comprising 7 films and starting at 12 midday on Saturday and going through 'til the early hours. There will be an extended bar and food
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  • Rod Stewart Entertainment Night Thursday 7th April

    Published: Mon, 21/03/2016 17:11
    Restaurant, Sudbury

    Rod Stuart is without doubt one of the finest Rod Stewart artists there is in the UK today. Not only is he uncanny Rod Stewart look alike, he is a fantastic sound alike too. Add to that the moves, the charisma & the showmanship and you
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  • Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, Sunday 20th March 2016

    Published: Sun, 20/03/2016 08:12
    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra Sunday 20th March 2016

    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra's next concert features Dvorák's No. 6 Symphony in D Major and Beethoven's 5th Piano Concerto in E flat major.

    The Czech composer's 6th symphony was written in 1880 and shows his profound admiration and love of both Brahms and Wagner but yet the symphony always retai
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  • Concert at St- Mary-le-Tower, Ipswich, 6.30 on Sunday 20 March 2016

    Published: Sun, 20/03/2016 08:11
    Concert at St- Mary-le-Tower, Ipswich, 6.30 on Sunday 20 March

    A wonderful concert of music for Lent by Scarlatti (Stabat Mater),
    Lotti (Crucifixus) and the infamous Gesualdo, conducted by Christopher
    Borrett, and sung by the Tower Chamber Choir. Tickets on the door.
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  • Babergh District Council seek local input for location of new ramp park in Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Published: Sat, 19/03/2016 04:41
    Groups join forces with an aim to bring new facility to Sudbury

    A public consultation to try and find a potential location for a new BMX/skate park in Sudbury, Suffolk, is due to start next week.

    Babergh District Council is working with the Make A Difference (MAD) group, members of the public keen to form a User Group and Sudbury Town Council
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  • Assington Mill, Chainsawing for Amateurs, 19th March 2016

    Published: Wed, 16/03/2016 13:21
    Assington Mill, Chainsawing for Amateurs,19 March 2016, 9am - 4pm,
    Does someone in your family own and use a chainsaw? Has s/he had any proper training? If not, s/he really needs some to avoid a serious injury.
    Get ready for all the summer work: maintenance of the chainsaw, cutting firewood, removing fallen or dead trees and felling unwanted
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  • Kingfisher Leisure Centre Hosts Sainsbury's Sport Relief Swimathon, Friday 18th March 2016.

    Published: Wed, 16/03/2016 11:20
    Kingfisher Leisure Centre has once again joined in to take on the Swimathon challenge and encourage swimmers in Sudbury and the surrounding areas to take
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  • Robbie & Friends The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk Friday March 18th 2016, 7:30pm & Saturday March 19th 2016, 7:30pm

    Published: Wed, 16/03/2016 10:07
    Robbie & Friends
    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk

    Saturday March 19th 2016, 7:30pm

    Local musician Robbie Gladwell has played with some of the best names in the business, from Steve Harley to Suzy Quatro and BB King.
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  • The Befriending Scheme Presents: Tuesday March 15th 2016, 7:30pm, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Published: Tue, 15/03/2016 10:47
    The Befriending Scheme Presents:
    Tuesday March 15th 2016, 7:30pm
    Sudbury Quay Theatre, Tues 15th March 7.30pm
    The Befriending Scheme presents an evening of great music, featuring a host of outstanding young musicians. Acts include the excellent blues–rock trio The Harry Slater Band, gifted 17 year old acoustic soul-stress, Feven Habtezghi,
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  • Assington Mill - Goat Husbandry, 13th March 2016.

    Published: Sat, 12/03/2016 10:15
    Assington Mill Rural Skills and Craft Courses


    Goat Husbandry

    Date: 13 March 2016

    Tutor: Beverley Whelan

    Cost: £90 including home-made lunch & all other refreshments

    Time: 9.30 - 4.30

    Bookings / Places: 10 / 12


    This one-day course will help you to find out whether you want to keep goats.

    Course Content
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  • Suffolk Game & Country Show Suffolk Game & Country Fair, Saturday 12th to Sunday 13th March 2016

    Published: Sat, 12/03/2016 10:12
    Suffolk Game & Country Fair 2016


    Date: 12 March 2016 - 13 March 2016
    Address: Henham Park, Nr Beccles, Suffolk
    Tel: +44(0)1283 820548
    Price: Adults: £12, Seniors: £11, Under 15s: £4, Under 4s: Free

    Suffolk Game & Country Fair 2016

    Saturday & Sunday – March 12th-13th
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  • Cavendish Pre-School Easter Fayre Wednesday 23rd March 2016

    Published: Thu, 10/03/2016 10:26
    Cavendish Pre-School

    Easter Fayre


    Wednesday 23rd March 2016

    10am to Noon

    Memorial Hall Cavendish

    Featuring Tombola & Raffle
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  • Sudbury Rugby Club Horse Race Night, Friday 11th March 2016.

    Published: Tue, 08/03/2016 10:25
    Sudbury Rugby Club

    Horse Race Night, Friday 11th March 2016, 7.30pm

    Sudbury Rugby Club are having a Horse Race Night with a big screen and lots of fun!

    First race under starter's orders at 7.30pm.
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  • Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk. Sunday 6th March 2016

    Published: Sun, 06/03/2016 08:52
    Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    Quay History

    History Sundays
    Sunday March 6th 2016, 7:30pm


    Talk 1: Dr Jonathan Belsey: ‘Privies, Drains and Disinfection – Glimps
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  • Sudbury RFC Glow Party 4th March 2016

    Published: Wed, 02/03/2016 08:17
    Sudbury RFC Glow Party 4th March 2016

    Glow Party, Sudbury Rugby Club, Friday 4th March, 7pm, Sudbury RFC U12's Glow Party, Sudbury Rugby Club, Sudbury, Suffolk.
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  • Why does my dog? Assington Mill, Sunday 6th March 2016

    Published: Tue, 01/03/2016 19:02
    Why does my dog ...?

    6 March 2016
    Tutor: Jane Williams B.Sc., M.A., M.Sc. (Certified Clinical Animal Behaviourist), ABTC listed
    Cost: 85 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc.
    Time: 10am to 4pm

    On this one-day course, Jane Williams (click on her name above to see more about her) will aim to answer questions about your dog, such as w
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  • Shadowlands, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk, 1st to 5th March 2016, 7:45pm

    Published: Tue, 01/03/2016 18:35
    Shadowlands, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk, Tuesday1st to Friday 5th March 2016, 7:45pm

    Tickets: £9.00 No concessions

    Set in the male enclave of Oxford in the 1950s, Shadowlands is the poignant, humorous and ultimately optimistic story of the unlikely relationship between Oxford academic and author CS Lewis and American poet Joy Davidman. Fr
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  • Cornards and Chilton Horticultural Society Spring Show, Sudbury, Suffolk on Saturday 2nd April 2016.

    Published: Tue, 01/03/2016 11:33
    Cornards and Chilton Horticultural Society Spring Show
    Saturday 2nd April 2016.

    Stevenson Centre, Broom Street, Great Cornard. CO10 0WD
    2pm Free Admission
    Tel: 01787 373750

    Cornards and Chilton Horticultural Society
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  • The Quay Bar Acoustic Night on Saturday February 27th 2016, 5:30pm

    Published: Fri, 26/02/2016 09:44
    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.

    The Quay Bar Acoustic Night on Saturday February 27th 2016, 5:30pm
    Free

    Local, talented musicians playing live in the bar. Smooth.

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  • Sudbury RFC, Sudbury, Suffolk, to Host Walking with the Wounded Presentation on Sunday 13th March 2016, 12.30-130pm

    Published: Fri, 26/02/2016 09:02
    Sudbury RFC, Sudbury, Suffolk, to Host Walking with the Wounded Presentation
    on Sunday 13th March 2016, 12.30-130pm
    Sudbury RFC are delighted, on Sunday 13th March at 12.30pm, to be hosting the Charity ‘Walking with the wounded’ (WWTW) www.walkingwiththewounded.org.uk a phenomenal Charity that has Prince Harry as one their major supporters.
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  • Shadowlands, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk, Tuesday March 1st 2016, 7:45pm

    Published: Wed, 24/02/2016 14:12
    Shadowlands, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk, Tuesday March 1st 2016, 7:45pm

    Tickets: £9.00 No concessions

    Set in the male enclave of Oxford in the 1950s, Shadowlands is the poignant, humorous an
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  • Glow Party, Sudbury Rugby Club, Friday 4th March, 7pm, Sudbury RFC U12's

    Published: Wed, 24/02/2016 10:06
    Glow Party, Sudbury Rugby Club, Friday 4th March, 7pm, Sudbury RFC U12's
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  • Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk, As You Like It

    Published: Sun, 21/02/2016 09:14
    Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.
    As You Like It - Live Broadcast,Thursday February 25th 2016, 6:45pm
    NT Live - Picturehouse Entertainment
    Tickets: £15.00 No Concessions

    Shakespeare’s glorious comedy of love and change comes to the National Theatre for the first time in over 30 years, with Rosalie Craig (London Road
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  • Bridge Project, Sudbury, Suffolk

    Published: Sun, 21/02/2016 08:30
    Bridge Project, Synergy Cafe, Sudbury, Suffolk, Sunday 22nd February, 11am - 3pm

    Synergy Cafe in Sudbury, Suffolk welcomes people living with dementia to join us, every Monday (excluding Bank Holidays) with their family carer or a friend, to socialise, relax, participate in enjoyable activities and receive information and practical support. The
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  • Quay Theatre, Sunday 21st February 2016

    Published: Wed, 17/02/2016 10:22
    Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk,Quay History, Sunday 21st February 2016,7:30pm,Talk 1: Robin Drury: ‘Slugs, Kerns and Quoins’ - a brief history of Sudbury’s print trade Sudbury's connections with the print trade in its many guises are as interesting a story as in any of the boo
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  • Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk - Absolute Bowie: 1974 Onwards, Saturday 20th February 2016Friday 19th February 2016

    Published: Tue, 16/02/2016 15:42
    bsolute Bowie: 1974 Onwards
    Quay Music, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk
    Saturday February 20th 2016, 7:30pm
    Tickets: £19.00 or £35.00 for both nights
    Covering Bowie's songs from 1974 on, including the Diamond Dogs days up to China Girl, Modern Love and more! From Europe's premier Bowie Tribute Band, featuring the fabulous John O'Neill as the man
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  • Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk - Absolute Bowie - Ziggy Stardust, Friday 19th February 2016

    Published: Tue, 16/02/2016 07:03
    Quay Music, Sudbury, Suffolk, Absolute Bowie - Ziggy Stardust, Friday February 19th 2016, 7:30pm
    Tickets: £19.00 or £35.00 for both nights

    The Quay Theatre in Sudbury, Suffolk, Event.
    Absolute Bowie are Europe’s Finest David Bowie Tribute. The five piece has toured all over Europe
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  • Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk. Play Readers: 'Racing Demon' (drama) by David Hare

    Published: Mon, 15/02/2016 20:59
    The Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Suffolk.
    Play Readers: 'Racing Demon' (drama) by David Hare

    Wednesday February 17th 2016, 7:30pm


    Free entry
    In the Geoff Kisby Room
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  • Assington Mill, Willow Plant Supports, 28th February 2016, 10am-4.30pm

    Published: Wed, 10/02/2016 11:18
    Assington Mill, Sudbury, Suffolk. Willow Plant Supports, 8 February 2016, 10am - 4.30pm. On this one-day course you will learn standard basket-makers' weaves, as you create your own willow plant support.

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  • Assington Mill, Soap & Cosmetics from Honey & Beeswax Course, 21 February 2016

    Published: Wed, 10/02/2016 09:19
    Assington Mill, Sudbury, Suffolk,
    Soap & cosmetics from honey & beeswax, 1 February 2016, 10am-4pm
    Learn to make cosmetics using honey and beeswax as ingredients. There will be no parabens or other chemicals harmful to the body, found in man
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  • Picture Framing, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 20th February 2016

    Published: Tue, 09/02/2016 17:54
    Assington Mill, Sudbury, Suffolk, Picture-framing - practical introduction
    Date:
    20 February 2016
    Tutor:
    Glyn Jones
    Cost:
    £120 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes. Materials will be £20 to be paid in cash on the day.
    Time:
    10 - 4
    Bookings / Places: 5 / 8


    During the day you will be taken through the whole process of planning and des
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  • Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival 2016

    Published: Tue, 09/02/2016 15:51
    Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival will be held on the 12th June 2016 between 10am to 4pm on the Market Hill and St. Peter’s in the centre of Sudbury.
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  • Rural Skills and Craft Courses

    Published: Tue, 12/01/2016 14:15
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    Crochet - Beginners
    Date: 17 January 2016
    Tutor: Jenny McBride
    Cost: £85 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc.
    Time: 10 - 4
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  • Pink Floyd Tribute Opens Festive Line Up

    Published: Wed, 02/12/2015 14:22
    Floyd tribute opens impressive festive line-up at music hotspot
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  • CHRISTMAS ENTERTAINMENT AT INDIA RESTAURANT, SUDBURY

    Published: Tue, 17/11/2015 16:20
    I am delighted to let you know that the next themed event will be held on Thursday 10th December with Hamilton Browne will be appearing as 'Lionel Richie' and Wednesday 16th December with Gary Goodmaze as 'Freddie Mercury'.
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  • Lavenham Church Christmas Fair, 21st November

    Published: Tue, 17/11/2015 14:57
    Church Gift Shop, Craft & Christmas items, Fairtrade Stalls, Sweets in a jar, Refreshments, second-hand bookstall, Cake stall, Raffle, Jar & Bottle Tombola, Christmas cake raffle and Children's activities
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  • Lavenham Farmers Market, 22nd November

    Published: Tue, 17/11/2015 13:27
    Lavenham Farmers Market is now officially the best market in Suffolk since winning the title at the 2012 Suffolk Food & Drink Awards.
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  • Pirates of Penzance, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 18th - 21st November

    Published: Tue, 17/11/2015 10:49
    Sudbury Musicals Society return to The Quay stage to celebrate their 30th year with Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance.
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  • Stepping Out in Suffolk Health Walk, Sudbury, 17th November

    Published: Tue, 17/11/2015 07:35
    Do you want to get fit without over exerting yourself? Do you fancy a stroll in the Babergh countryside? Do you want to meet people and make new friends? Do you have a couple of hours to spare on a lunchtime?
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  • We are handmade Christmas Craft Fair & demonstrations at Long Melford, 21st November

    Published: Tue, 17/11/2015 07:34
    This event is an ideal place to find unique Christmas gifts and chat with stallholders, as many makers undertake commissions, do restorative work and run workshops or courses in their specialist area. There will be a wide range of contemporary and vintage inspired handmade crafts to buy including jewellery, cards, toys, glass decorations, pottery
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  • Lavenham Literary Weekend Festival, 13th - 15th November

    Published: Sun, 15/11/2015 08:56
    The ‘Getting Here’ section should help you to find us but, please be aware that the car park nearest to the Village Hall (entrance opposite the Church and alongside the newly refurbished and recently re-opened ‘Cock Horse’ pub and restaurant) is likely to be very busy. Parking elsewhere will require a longer walk, so please factor that into your pl
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  • Horse saddle marking session, Stowmarket, 14th November

    Published: Sat, 14/11/2015 07:59
    Suffolk Horse Watch is hosting a saddle marking session on Saturday 14th November from 10am – 1pm at Dawns Tack Box, Unit 2 Charles Industrial Estate, Stowmarket, IP14 5AH.
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  • Johnny Cash Revisited, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 14th November

    Published: Sat, 14/11/2015 07:58
    ohnny Cash Revisited celebrates the musical journey of Johnny Cash from being a young gospel singer from Dyess, Arkansas into the legendary recording artist known as "The Man in Black". Rick McKay and special guest Jodie McKay pay tribute to Johnny Cash and June Carter with their band, Starkville City to bring
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  • The Falcon's Malteser, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 11th November

    Published: Wed, 11/11/2015 09:01
    New Old Friends with Theatre Royal Bath's Egg, Newbury Corn Exchange, Natural Theatre Company and Walker Books present an adaptation of The Falcon's Malteser by Anthony Horowitz. The Diamond Brothers Detective agency (the inept Tim and his quick witted younger brother Nick) have to discover what's so important about a box of Maltesers, or else.
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  • Rumours, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 3rd - 7th November

    Published: Sat, 07/11/2015 08:32
    Neil Simon's farce centres round 8 party guests (4 married couples), who arrive at a 10th Wedding Anniversary Party to find that there are no servants, the hostess is missing and their host has shot himself in the head (however it is only a flesh wound!). The cook, the butler and the maid have all disappeared - but the food is all laid out in the k
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  • Concert of 15/16th century music, Ipswich, St Mary le Tower, 31st October

    Published: Sat, 31/10/2015 07:18
    The Tower Chamber Choir will be singing some wonderful early music from Spain, Portugal and France under their new conductor, Christopher Borrett.
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  • Natural Skin Care, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 29th November

    Published: Fri, 30/10/2015 09:19
    Learn the craft of balm-making and cream-making to produce completely natural skin products. This practical, empowering one-day workshop is a unique chance to transform your approach to skincare. Work with professional herablists to learn the uses of wild plants and to formulate your own costmetics and create beautiful gifts.
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  • Metal Harvest, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 29th October

    Published: Thu, 29/10/2015 09:01
    Throughout the First World War the armaments created passed through many hands - from those in the mines and factories who made them, to those who transported the boxes and those who fired the guns.
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  • Macbeth, Hedingham Castle, Wednesday 28th October

    Published: Wed, 28/10/2015 07:28
    This is a seated performance in the Tapestry Room of the (heated!) Castle, and it is suitable for all ages. Taking their cues from film noir, gangland Britain and the clowning tradition, (yes, really), the Pantaloons put their own contemporary spin on Shakespeare’s most dangerous play.
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  • Wild meat butchery, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 1st November

    Published: Tue, 27/10/2015 13:55
    Do you shoot and not know how to prepare the kill for the table? Are you sometimes given a brace of pheasants or rabbits and don't know what to do with them. Or maybe you like to use road-kill? If so, this new hands-on course is for you.
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  • Sudbury Heritage Centre is lookng for more exhibits

    Published: Tue, 27/10/2015 06:21
    Sudbury Heritage Centre and the Ephemera Archive now have more space following the opening of the Tony Wheeler room and are looking for more exhibits. Museum Trustees will at the Heritage Centre off Gaol Lane on Saturday (10th October, 10am-4pm). We hope that people will look in their attics and scour their garages, sheds and cupboards and offer us
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  • Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, Sunday 29th November 2015

    Published: Mon, 26/10/2015 10:39
    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra’s next concert features Haydn's Trumpet Concerto. Our solo trumpeter is the young Cameron Johnson who has gained wide recognition for brilliant performances throughout his teenage life, resulting in scholarships to attend the Royal Academy of Music, Guildhall School of Music & Drama and Royal College of Music. Cameron has
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  • Long Melford Antiques and Vintage Fair, 24th - 25th October

    Published: Sun, 25/10/2015 07:26
    We have over 30 stalls offering a wide range of antique and vintage items including: jewellery, Victoriana, furniture, garden items, militaria, collectables, emphemera, kitchenalia and genuine vintage clothing. Literally something for everyone
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  • Sudbury Eco Fair, 31st October

    Published: Sat, 24/10/2015 11:59
    A wide variety of over 20 stallholders will be at the Eco Fair in St. Peter's in Sudbury on October 31 between 10am and 4pm. The event is free to enter so come along if you are interested in reducing energy, recycling, conservation, local food and crafts, there will be something of interest for everyone.
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  • Apple Day at Wheldon's Fruit Farm and Cafe, 24th October

    Published: Sat, 24/10/2015 08:04
    Transition Sudbury will be at Wheldon's annual Apple Day on Saturday 24th October 10am and 5pm to help people press apples. Bring your apples, windfalls are perfect and use our press to turn them into apple juice for free. Don't forget to bring a bottle to put your juice into.
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  • Invitation to rural crime prevention day, 24th October

    Published: Sat, 24/10/2015 08:03
    There’s the chance to get information and advice at a Rural Crime Prevention Day being held at Campsea Ashe Auction Rooms this weekend. The event is being organised to run alongside a farm machinery auction day at the venue on Saturday 24 October and will see officers on hand between 8am and 5pm to give crime reduction information in a bid to raise
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  • THE HAUNTED DOLL'S HOUSE, Quay Thetre, Sudbury, 24th October

    Published: Sat, 24/10/2015 08:01
    Wandering unfamiliar streets, Mr Dillett is delighted to stumble upon a beautifully decorated, fully furnished doll's house, which the shopkeeper is only too eager to sell to him.
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  • Chainsaw Course, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 25th October

    Published: Fri, 23/10/2015 07:22
    Get ready for the coming season: maintenance of the chainsaw, cutting firewood, removing fallen or dead trees and felling unwanted trees and so on. The tutor on this chainsaw course is Neil Reekie, one of the local assessors for those who use chainsaws professionally. He will guide you through maintenance, sharpening and the proper use of this da
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  • Javelin brings new industry to Sudbury, 14th November

    Published: Thu, 22/10/2015 11:01
    Javelin are pleased to announce the Grand Opening of our totally new and exciting concept fashion store for men in Sudbury on 14th November at 9.30am at 38 Market Hill. Coffee, bubbly and tasty treats will be served all day.
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  • LA Showcase, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 22nd October 2015

    Published: Thu, 22/10/2015 07:29
    One Thursday every month we will be showcasing new local musical talent in our auditorium with the use of all the facilities used by established acts. The stage is yours!
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  • Long Melford Book Fair, 24th October 2015

    Published: Mon, 19/10/2015 10:27
    Long Melford became part of the Missing Book Fair stable in April 2010, but there have been book fairs at this venue for over 30 years. In fact it is probably the longest running book fair in East Anglia. Whilst fortunes have varied over the years it is now firmly on the up and up.
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  • Sudbury hosts the Military Wives Choir, St. Peter’s, 18th October

    Published: Sun, 18/10/2015 07:11
    Sudbury will welcome the Military Wives Choir this Sunday. The ladies are delighted to be invited back to perform at St Peter’s Church, Sudbury supporting Seafarers UK after a very successful event in October last year. Colchester Military Wives Choir was established in July 2012, since when
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  • Abi Moore makes her debut appearance in Sudbury, 17th October

    Published: Sat, 17/10/2015 08:12
    Singer/ songwriter Abi Moore makes her debut appearance in Sudbury next weekend, bringing her 'Songwriters of the 70s' show to the Quay Theatre on Saturday 17th October.
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  • Imagine, Craft and Gift Fair, Sudbury, 17th October

    Published: Sat, 17/10/2015 07:38
    You are invited to join us at our superb Craft and Gift Fair in St Peter's church, a magnificent venue adjacent to the market square in Sudbury. We have 1000's of gift ideas for all ages and over 30 stalls, offering jewellery, hand made cards/supplies, wedding photography, fossils and minerals, shabby chic, felt work, ceramics, handbags, woodturnin
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  • Limehouse Lizzy, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 16th October

    Published: Fri, 16/10/2015 10:28
    Back at The Quay in Sudbury, by popular demand. Renowned for an action-packed pyrotechnic-fuelled explosion of a show, Limehouse Lizzy continue to keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy alive, well and dominating stages worldwide. The band have also added a tribute into their show to ex-Thin Lizzy guitarist (and w
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  • Transition Sudbury has a busy October schedule

    Published: Wed, 14/10/2015 08:40
    October is always a very busy month for Transition Sudbury & District. Wheldon's Farm Store & Café will be holding the Apple Day on Saturday, 24th October between 10am and 5pm follow the signs off the A134 between Newton Green and Sudbury. With tastings, fruit growing advice, games & completions plus if you bring your
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  • An evening with Stuart Townend, St Peter’s Church, Sudbury, 12th October

    Published: Mon, 12/10/2015 11:58
    This evening is being organised by the Friends of St Andrew’s Church in aid of their building fund. The evening starts at 19.30 (doors open 19.00). This is a unique opportunity to hear one of the countries leading Christian singer songwriters in Sudbury and the evening promises to be an inspiring one.
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  • Benefit Concert by Robbie Gladwell, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 11th October

    Published: Sun, 11/10/2015 07:41
    On October 11th, "one of Suffolk's most renowned musicians", Robbie Gladwell will be appearing with some of his friends at The Quay, Sudbury to do a benefit concert for all those who lost everything in the horrendous fire in Sudbury on September 6th.
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  • Rural Kora on Tour, Assington Village Hall, Sudbury, 11th October

    Published: Sun, 11/10/2015 07:41
    Afternoon concert with Sura Susso, an internationally successful musician who plays the Kora; West African Harp.
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  • Archaeological Fieldwalking Session, Mount Bures, 10th - 11th October

    Published: Sun, 11/10/2015 07:38
    Last week's Goldingham Hall excavation was another successful event. The finds have now all been processed (thank you Julie and team) and will be going off to Cambridge with the paperwork (thanks Aldous) to be processed and identified so the report of the last three years can be written. This report will be our permanent record of what we've uncove
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  • Mat Ricardo - Showman, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 10th October

    Published: Sat, 10/10/2015 08:03
    The Gentleman Juggler, leading speciality act of the British cabaret revival and the UK's most successful juggler, presents big laughs, serious skills, slapstick, and breathtaking spectacle. See genuine danger, dexterous elegance, and thrills, and ofcourse high level circus, performed by a man at the top of his game.
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  • A Stone Alone, Jazz at the Fleece, Boxford, 10th October

    Published: Sat, 10/10/2015 07:59
    There will be the brilliant Rolling Stones tribute act this Saturday 10th October at 9pm. The following week is Traditional Jazz at its best on Sunday 18th October 2pm till 5pm in the Guild room.
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  • Visions of Sudbury 2015, The LISTED Buildings of Sudbury, 6 - 11 October

    Published: Sat, 10/10/2015 07:58
    In case you haven't picked up on our publicity, we'd just like to remind you that this very popular Sudbury Society exhibition will be held at St Peter's and Sudbury Town Hall.
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  • The Rat Pack Tribute Night, The India Restaurant, Sudbury, 8th October

    Published: Thu, 08/10/2015 07:55
    I am delighted to confirm our next Entertainment Night will be on Thursday October 8th where we have an outstanding Tribute to The Rat pack. They will be performing for 90 minutes enjoying hits like; New York New York, Luck be a Lady, Start Speadin' the news in what is sure to be a great night out.
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  • Farm Machinery Preservation Society Annual Vintage Working Day, 4th October

    Published: Sun, 04/10/2015 07:45
    The annual working day is held at Grove Farm Great Henny near Sudbury in Suffolk on the First Sunday in October. This very informal event is a perfect end of season finale and is very popular with Society members who bring their working tractors, stationary engines or other farm machinery to put them through their paces. There are many enthusiasts
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  • Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra, Sudbury, 4th October

    Published: Sun, 04/10/2015 07:44
    Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra have been invited to play on several occasions in recent years at St. Peters Church, Sudbury in Suffolk.
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  • Sudbury Model Railway Club Event, 3rd October 2015

    Published: Sat, 03/10/2015 07:46
    Sudbury Ephemera Archive, Sudbury Association of Miniaturists, Military modelling and painting, Bulmer Stitch and Sew, Bury St Edmunds Slit Car Club, Sudbury and District Philaletic Assiciation, Meccano Models, Glemsford Tin. Lorry Group, Cornard Quilters , Patchwork Kits, Melford Cards, Suffolk Family History Society, Gipping Valley Boat Club, Sud
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  • Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, 3rd - 4th October

    Published: Sat, 03/10/2015 07:38
    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra holds regular Play Days and Rehearsal Weekends where we work on a piece of music from the orchestral repertoire to challenge ourselves.
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  • Sudbury Talbot Rotary Club Art Exhibition, St Peters, Sudbury, 29th September - 2nd October

    Published: Thu, 01/10/2015 07:33
    Our fees are modest and all again our work is for charity.
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  • Beekeeping for Beginners, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 27th September

    Published: Sun, 27/09/2015 07:55
    This course is an introduction to the subject, with the emphasis on the practical aspects of bee-keeping, and is designed for beginners. We will have a look at some beehives but not the inhabitants on this occasion. Today is a theory-only day (but Simon Cousins manages to make quite a dry subject funny).

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  • Year Of The Sheep, 26th September 2015, Hadleigh

    Published: Sat, 26/09/2015 07:30
    At 9am 26th september the sheep are let loose running from Kings Head down to lloyds then to st marys church led by ITV's flockstars Ed Hawkins.
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  • Healthy prizes up for grabs at Macmillan morning bake-off

    Published: Sat, 26/09/2015 07:28
    A Sudbury personal trainer is offering a number of healthy prizes as part of a bake-off being held in support of a cancer charity. The bake-off is being organised by Dan Reader - owner of personal training business Mind Body Performance- as part of a Macmillan Coffee Morning. All proceeds of the event - being held at the Zest Gym, in Milner Road, S
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  • A Peom For Suffolk, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 25th September

    Published: Fri, 25/09/2015 07:41
    Dean Parkin is half-Suffolk - Lowestoft mother, Yorkshire father. A childhood with two ways of saying everything. Poem for Suffolk sees Dean unleash his "local" side and share discoveries from a year-long mission across the county - to meet people of all ages and help them create their own poems about their Suffolk lives.
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  • At the Overseer’s door, A talk by Ray Whitehead, Lavenham, 25th September 2015

    Published: Fri, 25/09/2015 07:40
    Parts of Lavenham Guildhall were used as a work house for almost 200 years. Ray Whitehead will talk about his new book about Suffolk workhouses, and their origins and history.
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  • Got Any Gum Chum? Talk by Peter Thorogood, Sudbury, 25th September

    Published: Thu, 24/09/2015 11:58
    A talk by Peter Thorogood on behalf of the Sudbury Society, Friars Hall, School Street in Sudbury. Our indoor programme begins again at Friars Hall with a talk by Peter Thorogood with tales of American servicemen who were based in Sudbury during WW11.
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  • Sudbury Silk Walk, 24th September 2015

    Published: Thu, 24/09/2015 06:32
    Sudbury Silk Walk will be on 24th September, from theSudbury Tourist Information office. Did you know that Sudbury is the capital of silk in the UK with four working silk mills? Over 130 metric tonnes of raw silk is imported into Sudbury each year. Our blue badge guide will take you around Sudbury to discover the history of this wonderf
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  • The Crystal Path is having a Macmillan Coffee Morning, Friday 25th September

    Published: Mon, 21/09/2015 10:31
    The Crystal Path is having a Macmillan Coffee Morning on Friday 25th September, at Francis Farm. Please come along to support this worthy cause and 10% of crystal sales will also be added to money donated on the day.
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  • Wow is coming to Sudbury this Sunday

    Published: Sun, 20/09/2015 07:42
    This Sunday over 100 women and girls will take part in Women On Wheels Sudbury. Organisers of Wow Sudbury are urging the public to cheer on the ladies if they see them on their routes. The women and girls will be riding either a 5, 20 or 50 mile route through countryside and cycle paths around Sudbury and surrounding villages, the event will start
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  • Old Joe's Golf competition

    Published: Sat, 19/09/2015 07:49
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  • Dog Show, Lavenham, 19th September

    Published: Sat, 19/09/2015 07:36
    A fun day out for all the family in Lavenham. There will also be refreshments, stalls and other competitions. The event is organised by Friends of Lavenham CP School.
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  • Ultimate Beatles, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 19th September

    Published: Sat, 19/09/2015 07:35
    Established in 2001, Ultimate Beatles have earned a reputation as the UK's leading professional Beatles Tribute Band, using authentic instruments and equipment and a range of costumes faithfully reproducing each of the Beatles key eras.
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  • Bocking Concert Brass, Foxearth Church, 19th September

    Published: Sat, 19/09/2015 06:59
    All proceeds are for Foxearth Church Restoration Fund. Tickets £10 from Phil Cox (01787 379410) or Ken Nice (01787 375688) to include glass of wine/soft drink & light supper. Come along and have an enjoyable evening with lots of familiar tunes and songs.
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  • “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning” at Daniel Piper Motor Services

    Published: Fri, 18/09/2015 10:09
    On the Friday the 25th September from 10-12 we will be holding a coffee morning in support of Macmillan. Please come along to support us and raise money for this very worthwhile cause. If you bring a tasty offering we would be very grateful, but just coming along to support us and share a slice of cake and a cup o
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  • 'Honest, Decent, Legal,Truthful?', Lavenham Church, 15th September

    Published: Tue, 15/09/2015 07:05
    Confessions of a Theologian working in the marketplace. To be given by The Very Revd Professor Martyn Percy, Dean of Christ Church, Oxford. Professor Percy writes and teaches on modern ecclesiology. He is the only living theologian quoted in Dan Brown's 'The Da Vinci Code'. All are welcome with refreshments available.
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  • NGS Open Garden at Spencers near Sudbury, 13th September

    Published: Sun, 13/09/2015 07:51
    Romantic C18 walled garden laid out by Lady Anne Spencer, overflowing with blooms following Tom Stuart-Smith’s renovation. Huge wisteria, armies of Lord Butler delphiniums (‘Rab’ lived at Spencers). Many varieties of roses, spectacular herbaceous borders, vibrant clover lawn, oldest greenhouse in Essex. Parkland with many specimen trees.
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  • LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 8th - 12th September

    Published: Sat, 12/09/2015 07:23
    Young, rich, beautiful and happily married, Lady Windermere has it all. Until her husband invites a mysterious widow to her 21st birthday ball. Suddenly everything that Lady Windermere holds dear is in jeopardy. Nothing is as it seems in this satirical thriller, full of intrigue, jealousy and Oscar Wilde's famous, inimitable one-liners. One of the
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  • Heritage Open Days, Sudbury, 10th - 13th September

    Published: Sat, 12/09/2015 07:22
    This is your once a year chance to explore the world on your doorstep unlocked and completely free of charge. Thousands of volunteers across the country invite you to experience local history, architecture and culture.
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  • Goldingham Hall Archaeological Dig 11th - 13th September and future projects

    Published: Fri, 11/09/2015 06:46
    We will be excavating there Friday - Sunday, 11-13 September. The committee are meeting on Monday, after which time further details will be emailed out including application details. I hope that as many of you as possible will be able to join us.
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  • Wild Medicine, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 13th September

    Published: Thu, 10/09/2015 07:52
    This is a one-day very practical workshop where you will go out hunting for suitable plants and berries and make them into effective home remedies. Jude and Vanessa will show you how to identify and harvest a variety of medicinal plants, learn how to make, store and use them.
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  • Classics at Castle Hedingham, Sunday 6th September

    Published: Sun, 06/09/2015 07:19
    We are delighted to announce that the 2015 event will celebrate the advent of the Fuhrmann engine and the four cam Porsche Carrera.This year sees the 60th anniversary of the very first production 356 Carreras and to mark this significant date The Carrera Parade at Hedingham will highlight some of these early rare cars including: the Fletcher Aviati
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  • Craft and Gift Fair, St Peter's Church, Sudbury, 5th September

    Published: Sat, 05/09/2015 07:29
    Sudbury will have 1000's of gift ideas for all ages and over 30 stalls, offering jewellery, hand made cards/supplies, wedding photography, fossils and minerals, filo work, shabby chic, felt work, ceramics, handbags, woodturning, exclusive framed vinyl memorabilia and vinyl record clocks.
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  • Sudbury Hockey Club Festival, 6th September

    Published: Sat, 05/09/2015 07:00
    Sudbury Hockey Club are hosting a Festival of Hockey on Sunday September 6th at Great Cornard Sports Centre astro-turf from 10.00 am until 2.00 p.m.
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  • JAM & CHUTNEY MAKING, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 5th September

    Published: Fri, 04/09/2015 11:57
    This is a one-day course on how to make jam and chutney and to learn the basic principles of making and bottling from a professional jam and chutney-maker, Hannah Taylor, of Lower Dairy Farm near Nayland.
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  • DEL REY & ADAM FRANKLIN, Quay, Sudbury, 3rd September

    Published: Thu, 03/09/2015 07:42
    A rare treat for any guitar and/or ukulele fans as the magnificent Del Rey and Adam Franklin bring their exquisite talent to The Quay on a small tour of the UK. Such opportunities do not come round often so book early.
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  • Clare in Bloom, Gardening, 1st September 2015

    Published: Tue, 01/09/2015 08:34
    We would welcome some help if you are able to join us for a couple of hours gardening to take care of the Church borders and planters around Clare. We meet at 9am outside the Ancient House. Please bring gloves and a trowel. We finish around 11am with coffee and cake.
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  • Sudbury law firm gears-up for annual charity bike ride

    Published: Mon, 31/08/2015 11:41
    Holmes & Hills Solicitors, a local law firm with offices in Sudbury, are holding their 10th annual Bike Ride to raise money for Cancer Research UK, the charity of the year selected by the partners and staff of the firm. Last year’s race raised over £6,500 for charity with over 260 local cyclists taking part.
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  • Lavenham Carnival and Rare Breeds Classic Car Show, 31st August 2015

    Published: Mon, 31/08/2015 07:59
    The main Carnival day is on 31st August (Bank Holiday Monday). The day commences with a procession that leaves the Market Place at 12 noon and leads the crowds to the Carnival/Recreation grounds, on Bridge Street Road. This year we are hosting a 1940’s theme, so the procession will include floats carrying people dressed as war time evacuees, the ho
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  • OPEN DAY at ASSINGTON MILL, 31st August

    Published: Mon, 31/08/2015 06:45
    Come and meet the course leaders at Assington Mill and see what they do, or just come to look round the farm and enjoy tea and home-made cakes.
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  • Jousting with The Knights of Middle England, Hedingham Castle, 30th - 31st August

    Published: Sun, 30/08/2015 16:36
    The astounding Knights of Middle England return. Bold and bright costumes accompanied by stunts such as saddle falls, drags and rearing horses make this a show to remember. The evil Black Knight and his trusty fool cause havoc against the Earl of Warwick and his team of chivalrous Knights.
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  • NGS Open Gardens, Orchard House, Clare, 30th August

    Published: Sun, 30/08/2015 06:36
    A surprisingly large garden for a town house. Redesigned, re-landscaped and replanted by the owners in 2008. Still an on-going project. The long garden is terraced and divided into areas of different interest. A herb garden, colour-themed mixed borders, a tranquil pond garden and productive kitchen garden and wild meadow. All maintained entirely by
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  • Hyde, Kentwell Hall, 28th August

    Published: Fri, 28/08/2015 07:15
    David Davies was last seen at Kentwell Hall as Petruchio and he is well known to Suffolk audiences for his performances in Shakespearean roles. He has been touring Hyde around Germany where he has received rave reviews. This performance at Kentwell is the start of a new hour long version of the play and is a great chance for local audiences to e
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  • Melford Music 2015 season at Holy Trinity Church, Long Melford

    Published: Wed, 26/08/2015 07:42
    The organisers of Melford Music have great pleasure in confirming their programme of Summer Lunch Time Recitals which will run until Wednesday 26th August. These recitals start promptly at 1.10 and finish between 1.50 and 2.00 pm.

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  • Take a Walk Through Time in Long Melford This Summer

    Published: Sun, 23/08/2015 08:09
    A weekly series of guided walks looking at the history of Long Melford will start in May 2015 and continue through August. The tours, which will take roughly one and half hours, are being led by experienced Blue Badge Guides and are suitable for wheelchairs, scooters and pushchairs. Those with dogs on leads are also welcom
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  • Sudbury Carnival, 30th August 2015

    Published: Sat, 22/08/2015 12:18
    The Sudbury Carnival Committee are committed to making this years event more spectacular than last years, we have unfortunately had to say goodbye to one of our volunteers but have been able to recruit 4/5 additions which I am sure will be beneficial and enable us to share the work round.
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  • Hedingham Castle, Classic and Vintage Car Show, 31st August

    Published: Sat, 22/08/2015 08:36
    A great day out in the company of some interesting, beautiful and strange vehicles – and their owners! Bring a picnic, have a glass of something cooling from the Castle Bar! The keep will be open as usual and there are wonderful walks in the grounds.
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  • Automobilia valuations at Hedingham Castle, 23rd August

    Published: Thu, 20/08/2015 15:37
    Bonhams’ Automobilia specialist will be attending the Classic Car and Vintage Show at Hedingham Castle on Sunday 23 August, offering free auction advice on all automobilia items including motoring art, motoring literature, mascots, signs and F1 memorabilia. Larger pieces can be appraised from photographs.
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  • Henny Fete and Open Garden, Sudbury, 15th August 2015

    Published: Wed, 12/08/2015 13:31
    In aid of The Friends of St. Mary's Church, Great Henny, Sudbury and Henny Parish Room. Alongside the fete, there will also be an open garden at Street Farm, Great Henny, on the same day. The delightful farmhouse garden is only a short walk away from the site of the fete.

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  • Robbie Williams Tribute Band at The India in Sudbury, 13th August

    Published: Tue, 11/08/2015 10:31
    Following our successful opening tribute event of "Navi" Michael Jackson tribute with the honour of the Mayor and Mayoress. We now have a date for our next entertainment on Thursday 13th August with tribute to Robbie Williams.
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  • The Wind in the Willows, Hedingham Castle, 16th August

    Published: Mon, 10/08/2015 16:59
    Join Mole as he abandons his spring cleaning for the riverbank, and stumbles into an adventure with Mr Toad and friends. In this hilarious adaptation, let us take you on a journey to see the Wild Woods, experience mishaps with motorcars, battles with weasels and some simple messing about in boats.
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  • The Mayor's Charity Curry Evening at The India, Sudbury, 10th August

    Published: Mon, 10/08/2015 07:18
    The India Restaurant in Sudbury has kindly agreed to donate 50% of the ticket money to the Mayor’s Charity Account, which this year supports: The Mayor’s Benevolent Fund (raising money for the elderly residents of Sudbury), Kernos Centre, West Suffolk National Autistic Society and Prostate Cancer UK.
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  • Welcome return of Jazz to the Fleece, 9th August

    Published: Sun, 09/08/2015 07:35
    After many years abscence Jazz is at last returning to Boxford Fleece near Sudbury. It has been some considerable time since Jazz sessions have been heard at the Fleece but this weekend sees a welcome return.

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  • Around the World in 80 days, Hedingham Castle, 9th August

    Published: Sun, 09/08/2015 07:25
    Racing against the clock, Phileas Fogg and his valet Passepartout travel round the world by any means necessary to see if they can make it back to London in 80 days. Will they do it and win their bet? Will the misguided Detective Fix arrest them? Has Passepartout left the gas on? All these questions will be answered in this exciting musical adventu
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  • Lavenham Church Tower Open Day, 8th August 2015

    Published: Sat, 08/08/2015 07:14
    Only the bravest will dare to climb the tower, only the most musical will be able to make the bells ring; and only the most cunning will be able to follow clues to find the strangest of things - Look out for a man playing a pig like bagpipes. Also Bell Ringing Demonstration Adults £2.50 - Children under 12 £1.00
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  • CAN'T BELIEVE IT'S NOT BUDDY, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 7th August

    Published: Fri, 07/08/2015 07:21
    All the favourites from this amazing Buddy Holly & The Crickets tribute band, from Peggy Sue to True Love Ways, come and be swept up in the sounds of the Fifties in this magnificent show
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  • Photography by Bill Hiskett, August 2015 Exhibition in Sudbury

    Published: Sat, 01/08/2015 07:25
    Probably best known to Sudbury residents for the calendars and postcards he has been producing for the council over the past few years, this months exhibition highlights Bill's interest in black and white landscape photography.
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  • 135th Sudbury International Regatta, 1st August 2015

    Published: Thu, 30/07/2015 10:31
    The Sudbury Regatta takes place on the Saturday of the first weekend of August each year. The 2015 regatta is will take place on 1 August and we’re already planning the usual glorious weather.
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  • Pride and Prejudice, Hedingham Castle, Sunday 26th

    Published: Sun, 26/07/2015 07:16
    Will Mrs Bennet manage to offload her numerous daughters in record time? Will Lizzy and Darcy actually get together? Will creepy Mr Collins please just go away? The literary classic gets the Pantaloons treatment in this hilarious and innovative new adaptation.

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  • Summer Viewing Day, Hedingham Castle, 25th July

    Published: Sat, 25/07/2015 07:58
    To celebrate this most romantic time of year we’re opening the Castle, House and Marquee for a special Summer Viewing Day to allow couples planning their wedding to look round our beautiful venue.
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  • SMELLY FEET, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Friday July 24th at 3pm

    Published: Thu, 23/07/2015 16:57
    Dean Friedman's Smelly Feet is a toe-tickling, tune-humming kids musical that debuted at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this past August to rave reviews and sold-out performances.
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  • Sudbury’s Party in the Park, 19th July

    Published: Sun, 19/07/2015 08:50
    Sudbury’s Party in the Park will be opened in spectacular style this year by the Suffolk School of Samba – who specialise in Brazilian music and carnival dance. The band will perform a lively and colourful procession through the award winning Belle Vue Park, where the popular event is held.
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  • Meet the makers at the we are handmade Summer Craft Fair in Long Melford

    Published: Sat, 18/07/2015 08:12
    The fairs are the perfect place to come and chat with stallholders as many makers undertake commissions, do restorative work and run workshops or courses in their specialist area, as well as selling their work on the day. Peter Bolton is one stallholder who, in addition to his fine art and commercial photography, restores
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  • Falconry, Assington Mill, Sudbury, Saturday 18 July

    Published: Fri, 17/07/2015 10:03
    This is a one-day course run by Alec Shearer, a falconer who has had a passion for these birds for a lifetime. Anybody that is interested in, or has a passion for wildlife, countryside and birds of prey, will find this course most rewarding and interesting. A fun and relaxing day in the company of birds of prey, and like-minded people.
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  • Concert in Clare Church, Saturday 11th July 2015 at 7.30pm

    Published: Sat, 11/07/2015 08:59
    The Kanneh Masons, a hugely talented family, the eldest of whom was a piano finalist in last year’s BBC Young Musician of the Year, will perform a selection of classical favourites.
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  • Bures Music Festival, 8th - 12th July 2015

    Published: Thu, 09/07/2015 13:16
    Bures Music Festival, near Sudbury is a not-for-profit event supporting local charities and organisations including St Helena Hospice and Ferriers Barn Day Centre. It has raised £170,000 for charity since the first festival in 1997. Our line-up for 2015 is more exciting than ever. We’ll announce more of this year’s acts right here in the next few d
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  • Long Melford Vintage Rally, 4th - 5th July 2015

    Published: Sat, 04/07/2015 08:20
    Those involved with Vintage Rallies have long been very aware of the need to encourage youngsters on to the scene because predominately, those currently involved with rallies are of an age that will limit their involvement for the future. Young people have to come forward to protect rallies and the heritage they display.
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  • Sudbury & District Horticultural Show, 4th - 5th July

    Published: Sat, 04/07/2015 07:46
    Sudbury and District Horticultural Society's Autumn Show 2013 & Suffolk Championship of onions, leeks, dahlias & chrysanthemums. There will also be a dessert apple competition of which AboutMyArea is confident of success. The above picture demonstrates one of the fine crop of which AboutMyArea/Co10 will be displayed.

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  • Kids get hands-on at the UK's largest educational farming event

    Published: Fri, 03/07/2015 14:57
    Food & Farming Day is the largest educational farming event of its kind in the UK. 5,500 children from schools across the East of England region are coming together for the third annual Kids Country Food and Farming Day. Food & Farming Day is the largest educational farming event of its kind in the UK, and aims to teach children where food comes fr
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  • Trespass, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 3rd July

    Published: Fri, 03/07/2015 06:49
    Local Sudbury band Trespass are back and taking no prisoners! Hailed as one of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, songs include One of These Days and they can cite Lars Ulrich as a fan. After a much longer hiatus than any of them really wanted, Trespass are back and raring to go. Part of the original NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) this
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  • Free valuations at Bonhams by Asian Art specialist, Bury St Edmunds, Friday 3rd July

    Published: Fri, 03/07/2015 06:47
    Bonhams’ Asian Art specialist will be visiting the Bury St Edmunds office on Friday 3rd July offering free and confidential valuations on any items which you may be considering selling at auction.
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  • Dyeing using native plants, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 5th July

    Published: Mon, 29/06/2015 13:27
    Learn how to identify suitable dye plants on a walk around the beautiful Assington Mill valley near Sudbury, gathering materials to use later in the day. Learn the basics of preparing a dye bath and selecting suitable mordants and modifiers.
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  • Taverners Bringing Showbiz Names To Sudbury

    Published: Mon, 29/06/2015 08:14
    The Lord’s Taverners will make an appearance in a charity match at Sudbury Cricket ground at Friars Street ground on Sunday, July 26. It is the third time the team has visited the ground in 10 years, and last time attracted more than 800 spectators.
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  • Germaine Greer, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 27th June

    Published: Sat, 27/06/2015 07:49
    Forty years ago it seemed that women were about to take their rightful place in the world, in parliament, in the church, in the judiciary, in the workplace but when you open my newspaper you find that news is still made by men in suits.
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  • 38th Sudbury Rotary Prom Concert, Sudbury, 27th June

    Published: Sat, 27/06/2015 07:49
    Formed in 1993, Sudbury Symphony Orchestra aims to enable amateur instrumentalists to play challenging music whilst having fun. The orchestra plays a range of classical and light music in three or four concerts each year. The orchestra has a professional conductor, Matthew Andrews, and is led by Stephen Calder As well as regular concerts, the orche
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  • Alan Bonner with Guest, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 26th June

    Published: Fri, 26/06/2015 06:24
    Sudbury's own Alan Bonner brings his soulful sensitivity with original songs to The Quay stage at last. 'London-based Bonner’s emotionally charged live shows have left audiences stunned, not only by the intensity of his performances and quality of his voice, but by the honesty and confessional nature of his songs'. AltPR Come and see what all the
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  • Pig-keeping, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 27th June

    Published: Tue, 23/06/2015 06:31
    This one-day course aims to cover all the things you need to know before starting to keep a few pigs on your land. It will not be looking at commercial pig-keeping. In the afternoon we shall inspect Kevin Blundell's herd nearby, meet and touch pigs at various stages of their lives (Gloucester Old Spot and Essex Saddleback), see the massive boar in
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  • Sudbury Choral Society Summer Concert, 21st June

    Published: Sun, 21/06/2015 07:22
    Songs From the Shows in Sudbury, favourites old and new from Broadway and London’s West End. A concert for all lovers of the stage and screen. The works of a wide range of composers and lyricists will be featured.  Yes, there will be tea and cakes.
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  • Sudbury Old Rectory House, Open Gardens, 20th June 2015

    Published: Sat, 20/06/2015 07:21
    Sudbury Old Rectory House Open Gardens, Suffolk. Large country garden surrounded by meadows. Approximately 3 acres of garden with some large specimen trees and interesting recent tree planting. Walled ornamental vegetable garden, greenhouse, herbaceous beds and bank. Roses, cottage garden, three ponds with waterside planting and woodland walk.
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  • Artists Around Sudbury Trail, 20th - 21st June 2015

    Published: Sat, 20/06/2015 07:20
    For 2015 seventeen artists are co-ordinating here to produce a trail of exciting art work around Sudbury. You can view the paintings of Brin Edwards, Heather Rachel Johnston, Belinda King, Diddy Kirton, Val Jones, Marnie Deakins and Elizabeth Martland DeAlwis.
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  • Commemoration of WW1, Clare, 19th June

    Published: Fri, 19/06/2015 08:07
    A brief commemoration will take place in Clare, near Sudbury at 11am on Friday 19th June 2015 at the War Memorial. A wreath will be laid on behalf of Clare Town Council to mark the 100th anniversary of each of the Clare men who died in World War 1.
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  • Sudbury RUFC needs your help, 20th - 21st June

    Published: Thu, 18/06/2015 05:10
    Sudbury RUFC have loads to do before they start next season and they need to start as early as possible to ensure they are ready for what will be the biggest season at Sudbury for a long long time with the senior teams getting promotion last season and with the great strides the youth, minis and the girls have made we need to be ready for a great s
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  • Magna Carta Festival in Clare Saturday 13th June, Clare Castle Country Park

    Published: Sat, 13/06/2015 06:36
    The town is already festooned with bunting in de Clare colours - yellow with 3 red chevrons. The procession begins at 11am, led by a jester and drummer, with dozens of children in costume, banners made by local schools, and the High Sheriff of Suffolk.
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  • ‘Opera in the Barn’ at Crow's Hall, Debenham, 13th June 2015

    Published: Sat, 13/06/2015 06:30
    Once again Crow's Hall will be hosting the London Festival Opera at ‘Opera in the Barn’. The evening will include arrival drinks in the garden, a highlight performance of TOSCA, interval drinks and canapés, and a charity auction, followed by favourite ‘encores’.
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  • Lavenham Summer Craft Market & Lifestyle Day, 13th June

    Published: Sat, 13/06/2015 06:28
    Be sure to come along to our gorgeous Summer Craft Market & Lifestyle Day on Saturday June 13th in Lavenham Village Hall.
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  • Blues Brothers Experience, Quay Theatre Sudbury, 13th June

    Published: Sat, 13/06/2015 06:27
    Sudbury event for your joy, attention theatre goers. Local law enforcement is on the lookout for two men dressed in black suits, hats, ties and sunglasses. This eleven piece, high energy, high octane band, complete with brass section, guarantee to crash, croon and rock their way through the evening, performing a cavalcade of hits such as
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  • Cavendish Open Gardens, Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th June 2015

    Published: Fri, 12/06/2015 14:31
    Cavendish, near Sudbury, Suffolk. Over twenty gardens will be open in Cavendish, a quintessential English village with a much admired green, pink cottages and historic church.
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  • Robin Ince, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Friday 12th June

    Published: Fri, 12/06/2015 06:11
    This versatile comedy veteran delivers a highly improvised set which can cover a vast range of subjects and material. As seen on Mock The Week, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, The Now Show, The News Quiz and Loose Ends. As fans of Ince's BBC Radio 4 show, The Infinite Monkey Cage, won't be surprised to see, his major preoccupation this year is science an
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  • The Revised Pevsner Guide to Suffolk, Lavenham, 10th June

    Published: Wed, 10/06/2015 06:42
    In his series of architectural guides ‘Buildings of England’, Sir Nikolaus Pevsner’s Suffolk edition was published in 1961. He wrote that “the scenery and buildings are a delight”. In this talk James Bettley, author of the newly revised guide, introduces the background to the series and the extraordinary man who created it, and uses examples of so
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  • Magna Carta Celebration Event, Hedingham Castle, 14th June

    Published: Tue, 09/06/2015 11:58
    800 years ago Magna Carta was sealed, and to celebrate the close involvement of Hedingham Castle and its Lord, Robert de Vere, third Earl of Oxford, we are staging a special Event to bring those momentous times to life through a stunning combination of original and specially composed songs, dramatic reconstruction and some serious fighting.
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  • The Theory of Everything, Quay Film, Sudbury, 9th June

    Published: Tue, 09/06/2015 07:04
    The Theory of Everything is the story of the most brilliant and celebrated physicist of our time, Stephen Hawking, and Jane Wilde the arts student he fell in love with whilst studying at Cambridge in the 1960s. Little was expected from Stephen Hawking, a bright but shiftless student of cosmology, given just two years to live following the diagnosis
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  • Exhibition of works by Sir Edward Seago, Bonhams, 8th - 9th June

    Published: Mon, 08/06/2015 06:16
    Edward Seago is surely one of East Anglia’s finest artists, following in the artistic tradition forged by Gainsborough, Constable and Munnings. Bonhams’ auctioneers have collected an exceptional group of works by Seago and have taken the opportunity of returning the paintings to the artist’s old stomping ground, prior to their sale in Bonhams’ auct
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  • Spencers NGS Open Garden, Great Yeldham, 7th June

    Published: Sun, 07/06/2015 07:46
    Romantic C18 walled garden laid out by Lady Anne Spencer, overflowing with blooms following Tom Stuart-Smith’s renovation. Huge wisteria, armies of Lord Butler delphiniums (‘Rab’ lived at Spencers). Many varieties of roses, spectacular herbaceous borders, vibrant clover lawn, oldest greenhouse in Essex. Parkland with many specimen trees. Victorian
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  • Monks Eliegh Dog Show and Fete, 6th June

    Published: Sat, 06/06/2015 06:50
    Proceeds of the Fete will contribute to maintaining the fabric of St.Peter's Church, Sudbury, a 14th century place of worship in the heart of the village
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  • Bootleg Bee Gees, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 6th June

    Published: Sat, 06/06/2015 06:43
    The Bootleg Bee Gees are fun from start to finish! All the greatest hits are featured; from the dance sounds of Saturday Night Fever to 60s classics like Massachusetts and Words and all those Bee Gee songs made famous by other artists such as Chain Reaction (Diana Ross), Islands in the Stream (Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton) and Grease (Frankie Valli)
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  • Daws Hall Open Gardens, Bures, Sudbury, 31st May

    Published: Sun, 31/05/2015 06:45
    Daws Hall Nature Reserve is situated in Lamarsh on the banks of The River Stour 4 miles south of Sudbury. Nearly 100,000 school children have received environmental education at Daws Hall since it opened over 25 years ago. Daws Hall now faces fresh challenges as we start establishing ourselves as an independent educational centre that provides cour
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  • Sudbury Art About Town, 18th - 31st May

    Published: Sat, 30/05/2015 07:07
    Art About Town is a prelude to Suffolk Open Studios and Sudbury is proud to be displaying more local art than any other town in Suffolk: visit the 14 retailers and businesses in Sudbury who have agreed to host art by artists living in the community.
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  • Acorn Antiques, Sudbury Musical Society at the Quay, Sudbury, 27th - 30th May

    Published: Sat, 30/05/2015 07:03
    Victoria Wood's much loved sketch Acorn Antiques comes to the stage as a full blown musical! Welcome to Manchesterford – a little town in the North of England, where their table tops are melamine, they have never heard of chip and pin and the little high street revolves around the well-loved antique shop, run by the voluptuous Miss Babs, her d
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  • Scything for beginners, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 7th June

    Published: Sat, 30/05/2015 07:00
    Scything is a "green" way of cutting grass, nettles, brambles, and paths between borders and allotments, without the use of heavy machinery and fossil fuel. In a recent competition, our previous tutor, Beth, using a scythe mowed more than a person using a strimmer, in a given time.
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  • Sheep For Smallholders, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 30th May

    Published: Wed, 27/05/2015 06:06
    The Sheep for Smallholders course covers different breeds of sheep, useful equipment, fencing, feeding and water, routine care and maintenance, organic and non-organic, how to handle sheep, sheep calendar, laws concerning sheep, and those for having an organic flock.
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  • Long Melford Open Gardens, 25th May

    Published: Mon, 25/05/2015 07:39
    Come and see Long Melford village with its 15th century church, two Elizabethan mansions and timber frame buildings, said to have one of the longest village streets in the country.
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  • Quay's Annual Bank Holiday Plant Market, Sudbury, 25th May

    Published: Mon, 25/05/2015 07:39
    The Quay's 14th Annual Plant Market, by kind permission of Sudbury Town Council. Don't miss this market where nurseries from across East Anglia offer a wide range of plants. Perennials, shrubs, herbs and more.
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  • Bread Making for Beginners, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 31st May

    Published: Sun, 24/05/2015 14:56
    Beginner’s Bread-making with our new tutor, Ursula Ferrigno. She will be running an intensive one-day course for beginners and to help people to improve their bread-making skills. The course will combine demonstration and hands–on baking with an understanding of what is going on in bread-making.
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  • Jousting with the Knights at Hedingham Castle, 24th - 25th May

    Published: Sun, 24/05/2015 06:49
    The ever exciting and popular Knights of Royal England return to Hedingham to recreate the classic Tourney in front of the Keep, an awesome spectacle of chivalry, hand to hand combat, mounted challenges and dark deeds! Surrounding it all will be a bustling arena full of craft stalls, a range of food and a host of entertainment!
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  • THE QUAY PLAY READERS GROUP, Quay Theatre, Sudbury

    Published: Mon, 18/05/2015 11:58
    This informal group meets in the Geoff Kisby Room at 7.30pm on the third Wednesday of the month (except December). The majority of us enjoy play-reading but have no aspirations to tread the boards. The programme is planned democratically a year in advance and we try to cover a broad spectrum of drama across the ages.
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  • A Vintage Affair!, Hedingham Castle, 17th May

    Published: Sun, 17/05/2015 08:26
    Now in its third year at Hedingham, A Vintage Affair returns! With a foot tapping Big Band playing live throughout the day, over 50 stalls of all descriptions, Lindy Hoppers, hair styling and a host of classic cars – a triumph of style and glamour, all set on the magical lawn in front of the Castle!
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  • Picture framing course, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 16th May

    Published: Fri, 15/05/2015 06:56
    During the day you will be taken through the whole process of planning and designing the picture. How to cut the mountboard, oak picture frame and glass and assembling the picture to conservation standards. The day will consist of a number of demonstrations of each stage of the framing process. Participants will be invited to take part in each de
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  • Art About Sudbury Town

    Published: Thu, 14/05/2015 09:58
    Art About Town is a prelude to Suffolk Open Studios and Sudbury is proud to be displaying more local art than any other town in Suffolk: Visit Amor Interiors, AG Lifestyle, Coversure Insurance, exploringUcounselling, Harcourt Powell, Health Foods for You, Nanook, Nexus Computing, Stag and Doe, The Art Framing Centre, The Bridge Project, The Podiat
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  • Sudbury Celebrates VE Day 70th anniversary, 8th May

    Published: Fri, 08/05/2015 06:48
    Sudbury Ephemera Archive will be joining the celebrations for commemorating the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day on Friday 8th May from 1.30 - 4pm. The Sudbury Museum Trust’s new Wheeler Exhibition Room on Gaol Lane behind the Town Hall will be open for a preview - the official opening will be 16 May. (The Room is named after local histori
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  • In conversation with Matthew Hoggard, 8th May

    Published: Fri, 08/05/2015 06:48
    "Hoggy" will be in conversation with... for the first part of this event. After the interval there will be a Q&A section. Submit your questions to the Box Office in advance for our host to pick the best.
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  • Artists at Home and at Work exhibition, Gainsboroughs' House, Sudbury

    Published: Thu, 07/05/2015 14:00
    Sudbury has a striking collection of black and white portraits of the country’s leading contemporary artists in their homes and studios is the subject of a new exhibition at Gainsborough’s House. From David Hockney to Grayson Perry, photographer Anne Purkiss has spent the last 25 years capturing artists in their studios.
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  • Badgers, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 22nd May

    Published: Wed, 06/05/2015 14:59
    Spend an afternoon and evening learning about the life cycle and habits of badgers, how to tell a badger sett from a rabbit hole and how to watch them in the wild.
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  • Sudbury - Clermont l’Oise, 30th Anniversary of Town Twinning, 3rd May

    Published: Sun, 03/05/2015 09:00
    Over sixty visitors will be in Sudbury April 30th-May 4th to celebrate thirty years of twinning with the French town of Clermont l’Oise. The Twinning Charters formalising links between the two councils will be ceremonially signed by both Mayors at the Town Hall on Sunday 3rd May, accompanied by Woodhall School Choir and Sudbury’s bagpiper. Come alo
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  • Merlin & the Sword in the Stone, Quay Theatre, 2nd May

    Published: Sat, 02/05/2015 09:32
    The mystical story of the Sword in the Stone follows the life of Arthur, a young squire destined to become king. Guided by Merlin, he has many adventures culminating in him successfully pulling the sword from the stone and unwittingly fulfilling the legend's prophecy.
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  • Clare art club arts and crafts exhibition, Saturday 2nd May 2015

    Published: Sat, 02/05/2015 09:30
    The exhibition is home to a wide variety of original art, crafts, jewellery, prints and cards for sale. There will be art demonstrations going on throughout the weekend, so pop down and learn some tips from the artists themselves. Tea, coffee and homemade cakes are available for you to enjoy after browsing through the artwork. Free entry all weeken
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  • Dr Feelgood, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 1st May

    Published: Fri, 01/05/2015 10:28
    Dr Feelgood returns to The Quay in Sudbury for what will be another sell-out show. A night of great tunes, fantastic musicianship and the all-important "Feelgood Factor!"
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  • Sudbury RUFC 13th Annual Beer Festival, 1st - 2nd May

    Published: Fri, 01/05/2015 06:44
    Sudbury Rugby Club will be holding its 13th Annual Beer Festival on Friday 1st May. There will be a selection of 32 real ales sourced from Breweries all over the Uk including local favourites from Nethergate and Mauldons. For the Cider lovers there is a selection of 10 different ciders and several ones which are new to this years festival.
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  • Jousting with Destrier, Hedingham Castle, Sunday 3rd and Monday 4th May

    Published: Thu, 30/04/2015 16:26
    We are absolutely delighted to welcome back the Knights of Destrier! In custom-made suits of authentic solid steel armour, with an impact speed of over 40mph in a Tournament as close to the real thing as you will ever experience.
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  • Tortoise Owner/Enthusiast Workshop, Assington MIll, 10th May

    Published: Mon, 27/04/2015 09:01
    Jane Williams who runs a tortoise rescue centre in Essex and has lectured on tortoise husbandry and welfare to students at the Royal Veterinary college. She has also been on the BBC's One Show with her tortoises. The day will cover identification of different tortoise types, tortoise gardens and indoor accommodation, illnesses, weighing and meas
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  • Shopping Day in aid of Cancer Research, Lavenham, 27th April

    Published: Mon, 27/04/2015 06:34
    OVER 15 STALLS - Hot Footed ladies quality shoes & sandals, 3 collections of ladies clothes for all ages, jewellery, accessories, linens, gifts, plants and much more.
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  • Detective to run London Marathon in aid of Save Babies UK

    Published: Fri, 24/04/2015 09:01
    A Detective Constable from Mildenhall will be running the London Marathon this Sunday, in memory of a colleague’s granddaughter who died tragically from a rare disease, with donations going to the charity Save Babies Through Screening Foundation UK.
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  • Steve Howe, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Friday April 24th

    Published: Fri, 24/04/2015 06:44
    Best known from Yes and Asia, Steve plays more instruments than just the guitar. If it has strings and a fretboard, Steve has mastered it and recorded with it at some point on one of countless albums he's been a part of as a group member, solo artist and special guest.
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  • That Eighties Band, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, Saturday April 25th at 7.30pm

    Published: Thu, 23/04/2015 14:59
    The ultimate 80s tribute band. With songs from Duran Duran, Spandau Ballet, Van Halen, Pat Benetar, Blondie, Huey Lewis and the News... the hits go on all night.
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  • Beginners pastry making, Sudbury, 9th May

    Published: Wed, 22/04/2015 13:29
    Following the very successful bread making classes, Transition Sudbury are putting on a free beginners pastry making class at the Stevenson Centre, Great Cornard on Saturday 9th May.
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  • Long Melford Charity Fun Ride, 25th April 2015

    Published: Tue, 21/04/2015 11:58
    Saturday 25th April 2015 starting and finishing at Kentwell Hall, Long Melford by kind permission of Mr & Mrs Patrick Phillips 15 Mile sponsored ride starting 10.00 a.m. The 15 mile course will have 8 stewards for safety & control with 8 check points. The 15 mile course will have 8 stewards for
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  • Long Melford Football Club will aim to win title on Saturday, 25th April

    Published: Mon, 20/04/2015 09:17
    On Saturday (25th April) Long Melford Football Club play their last match of the 2014/15 season, at home to Downham Town, Kick off is at 3pm. Melford have already achieved promotion to the Eastern Counties Premier Division for the first time in the club's history and they need one point from Saturday's game to be crowned Champions.
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  • Sudbury Spring Open Gardens, 18th - 19th April

    Published: Sat, 18/04/2015 07:26
    Sixteen of Sudbury town’s gardens will be open to the public under the banner of Sudbury Spring Gardens. A great opportunity to enjoy the colours and smells of spring after the rigours of winter.
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  • Sudbury Rugby Club, 80's Disco, 18th April

    Published: Sat, 18/04/2015 07:25
    Sudbury Rugby Club will be hosting the 80's Disco of all discos.
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  • Sudbury Swimathon, Kingfisher Leisure Pool, 17th - 19th April

    Published: Sat, 18/04/2015 07:24
    Sudbury Swimathon at Kingfisher Leisure Pool, Sudbury, has once again joined in to take on the Swimathon challenge and encourage swimmers in Sudbury to take on Swimathon distance challenges as a team or as an individual to raise funds for Marie Curie.
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  • CLASP Table Sale, Clare Town Hall, 18th April

    Published: Sat, 18/04/2015 07:24
    Doors open at Clare Town Hall to Table Holders; 8.15 am. Sales Start 9.00 am to 12.30 p.m. REFRESHMENTS & TOMBOLA all in Aid of CLASP. ALL WELCOME; Societies, individuals, crafts etc. For Information & Table Bookings; TEL. 01787 277810 or 01787 278338.
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  • Professor Elemental and Mr B, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 17th April

    Published: Fri, 17/04/2015 10:29
    Professor Elemental is a chap-hop musical artist. A lively combination of comedy and music, with some friendly audience banter and plenty of improvisation. Mr B takes to the stage with his Banjolele and stiff upper lip to perform ditties of pipe-smoking, high society, cricket and sexual misadventure.
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  • Sudbury holds bi annual Swap Shop, 25th April

    Published: Mon, 13/04/2015 11:58
    On Saturday, 25th April, the Sudbury bi annual Swap Shop will be held in Old Wells Hall School, Great Cornard. The aim is to reduce landfill, come along to swap or give away your unwanted items or just take away whatever treasures catch your eye, all free of charge.
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  • Mid Suffolk Priority Setting Meetings

    Published: Sun, 12/04/2015 14:57
    The following Mid Suffolk Community Priority Setting Meetings are being held shortly: Mid Suffolk South SNT - Thursday 2 April at Mid Suffolk Council Offices at 7pm.
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  • History Sundays, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 12th April

    Published: Sun, 12/04/2015 10:41
    A variety of lectures on local points of interest in history. Programmes will be available in the Box Office. This Sunday: This Sunday: Growing up in 1940s Sudbury - Michael Hills. From Leather Buckets to Metal Cutters - Peter Rednal
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  • Afternoon Tea With Wendy Cope, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 11th April

    Published: Sat, 11/04/2015 08:37
    Wendy Cope (OBE) will read a hilariously dissatisfied and ironic set of her work either side of an interval of free tea/ coffee and classy biscuits.
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  • Oysters, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 10th April

    Published: Fri, 10/04/2015 11:47
    Eastern Angles combine historical fact and contemporary fiction capturing the soul of an ancient local industry and putting its beating heart on stage, with a tale of sex, boat-building and bivalve molluscs.
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  • Stained glass panel course, Assington Mill, Sudbury,11th - 12th April

    Published: Fri, 10/04/2015 06:45
    Using the Tiffany (copper foiling) technique of stained glass, you'll be introduced to the basic skills of cutting and grinding glass, foiling, soldering and finishing by creating a small warm-up project, quickly followed by a hanging glass panel - approximately A4 size
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  • Cinematography & Cinematographers, Quay, Sudbury, 8th April

    Published: Wed, 08/04/2015 11:58
    Looking at the work of some of the greatest cinematographers, Simon Frampton demonstrates the importance of their artistry in film-making. Film Club meets once a month. It is membership only - £30.00, payable in cash (£9.00 refundable on joining). There is a "one off try out" at the first session only.


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  • How to make a clay oven, Assington Mill, Sudbury, 26th April

    Published: Tue, 07/04/2015 12:25
    Jon Dyvig will explain about the dimensions of the oven and why they are important. We will then dig the clay from a small pit near the mill pond and barrow it back to the concrete hardstanding where the work is to be done. Jon will show you the techniques involved in constructing a clay oven.
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  • Medieval Siege and Fair, Hedingham Castle, 5th - 6th April

    Published: Sun, 05/04/2015 06:20
    The Medieval Siege Society returns to give battle before the ancient castle of the Earls of Oxford. After the Arming of the Knights there’s a set piece battle, skirmishes and a working trebuchet! In amongst the bustle of the camp – a unique view of life in the high medieval period – you’ll be able to try your hand at Archery, get close to some Bird
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  • Simon & Garfunkel: Through the Years, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 4th April

    Published: Sat, 04/04/2015 07:15
    Following a sell-out run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, receiving 4 stars from Broadway Baby, Bookends are back on tour with their moving and powerful live performance and multimedia show, taking a chronological journey through the friendship and career of Simon & Garfunkel.

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  • Easter Fun Day, Do it for Daisy, Sudbury

    Published: Fri, 03/04/2015 12:42
    In May last year our world changed forever, when beautiful Daisy Brooks was diagnosed with DIPG - Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Giloma. DIPG is a type of brain tumor found in the part of the brainstem on the lower back of the brain, near the top of the spinal cord. DIPG primarily affects children between 5 and 7 years old.
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  • Sudbury Big Dig conclusion with Dr. Carenza Lewis, 1st April

    Published: Tue, 31/03/2015 06:59
    Should you wish to discover what was found and the conclusions that can be drawn from the dig that took place in Sudbury last October, Dr. Carenza Lewis will be returning to give a full presentation next month.
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  • Sudbury Symphony Orchestra at St Peters, Sudbury, 28th March 2015

    Published: Sat, 28/03/2015 16:34
    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra’s next concert features Rachmaninoff's glorious 2nd Piano concerto. “For me, it's the greatest piano concerto ever written, with an amazing melody that lodges in your brain for days and days. It is just achingly beautiful." according to Darren Henley of Classic FM. The piano will be the biggest and heaviest ever in Sudbu
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  • Dog behaviour and psychology, Assington Mill, 29th March

    Published: Sat, 28/03/2015 11:23
    This day course is a look into the dog's mind and motivations; from a dog's eye view of the world, to help owners to understand why their dog behaves as s/he does. The course will focus on effective ways for humans to communicate with their dogs.
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  • Scopyons, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 28th March

    Published: Sat, 28/03/2015 09:07
    All the BIG hits like Rock You Like A Hurricane, Big City Nights, No One Like You, Holiday etc are there plus more from the premier tribute band for the Scorpions. Hard Rock as it should be! This could be the only chance you get to see this great band in East Anglia this season.
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  • Sudbury Guided Walk, Strolling in Gainsborough's Footsteps, 28th March

    Published: Fri, 27/03/2015 10:31
    Saturday 28th March 2015, 11am Meet at Sudbury Library. £2 entry to Gainsborough’s House (Usually £6.50) And Painters Restaurant (opposite Gainsborough’s House) are offering A FREE tea or coffee when purchasing a piece of cake or scone Or A FREE glass of wine when purchasing a meal.
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  • The Unremarkable Death of Marilyn Monroe, Quay Film, Sudbury, 27th March

    Published: Fri, 27/03/2015 06:02
    Monroe as we’ve never seen her before: alone in her bedroom, in dressing gown and slippers; no glitz, no glamour, no masks. Overdosed on pills, the woman behind the icon unravels her remarkable life and bares all, revealing a biting intelligence, a frustrated talent and an imperfect body.
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  • Cavendish Pre-school Easter fayre, 26th March 2015

    Published: Thu, 26/03/2015 06:40
    Cavendish Pre-school's Easter fayre on 26th March 2015 from 10am - 12pm in the memorial hall in Cavendish. The children come through at around 11am and sing a song.
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  • John Cooper Clarke and Luke Wright, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 26th March

    Published: Mon, 23/03/2015 15:30
    JCC: Poet; movie star; rock star; TV & Radio Presenter; comedian; social and cultural commentator. If you haven't had the pleasure of experiencing John Cooper Clarke live, in all his glory, now is the time to correct this mistake.
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  • Society for music, Clare Church, 21st March

    Published: Sat, 21/03/2015 06:29
    The Messiah (excerpts) and Zadok the Priest will be performed by an impromptu choir trained and conducted by Tom Appleton.
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  • Acoustic Special, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 21st March

    Published: Sat, 21/03/2015 06:25
    Tilly Dalglish, at just 16, shows an emotional maturity with her singing and her delicate finger picking style on the mandolin. This year she has had songs featured on BBC Radio 1 and BBC 6 Music Mixtape and was the only solo artist on the main stage at FolkEast 2014.
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  • LA Nights, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 19th March

    Published: Thu, 19/03/2015 06:27
    One Thursday every month we will be showcasing new local musical talent in our auditorium with the use of all the facilities used by established acts. The stage is yours. For acts appearing, contact the Box Office.
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  • Mum deserves the best at the India Restaurant, Sudbury

    Published: Sat, 14/03/2015 10:54
    With the Luxury and Uniqueness serving tantalising food to delight all tastes. Book a minimum table of four people at India restaurant and receive a free bottle of house wine with the voucher attached.
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  • Sudbury RUFC is the place to see the Six Nations

    Published: Fri, 13/03/2015 14:58
    Sudbury Rugby Club is fully inclusive within our community and looks forward to welcoming anybody who would like to enjoy our fantastic facilities and unique ambience. With the 2015 Six Nations Championship starting next month and the Rugby World Cup following in September, where better to watch the big matches than in local rugby’s natural environ
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  • Alexei Sayle, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 13th March

    Published: Fri, 13/03/2015 06:22
    Are you sitting comfortably? Alexei Sayle, best selling author, comedian and actor will be giving a preview of the second volume of his hilarious and thought-provoking memoirs with a reading from “Thatcher Stole My Trousers” as well as from his first volume “Stalin Ate My Homework” along with some of his famous short stories.
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  • Ingrid Bergman, Quay Film, Sudbury, 12th March

    Published: Thu, 12/03/2015 06:15
    This Swedish actress won three Academy Awards, two Emmys, four Golden Globes and the Tony Award for Best Actress. Simon Frampton charts her extraordinary contribution to European and American cinema.
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  • Lavenham Butchers, Muntjac Masterclass, 8th March

    Published: Sun, 08/03/2015 07:41
    Lavenham butchers are at Sudbury Farmers Market on the last friday of the month and at Lavenham Farmers Market on the last Sunday of the month selling locally shot wild venison. Lavenham butchers have been so welcomed by the Lavenham commumnity we just wanted to say a big thank you for supporting the local butcher.
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  • Gift Day at St Peter and St Paul Church, Lavenham, 7th March

    Published: Sat, 07/03/2015 08:25
    The church will open for donations 9.30am to 12 noon, special gift envelopes are available from the Church or on request. It costs about £100,000 a year to support the work and upkeep of this splendid Church, that's £274 a day, every day.
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  • Bonhams are offering a free Automobilia valuation day, Bury St Edmunds Branch, 6th March

    Published: Fri, 06/03/2015 06:21
    Bonhams are market leaders in the sale of automobilia, including motoring art, motoring literature, mascots and F1 memorabilia. The Automobilia Department holds auctions at offsite locations globally throughout the year, including the Beaulieu Sale, the Goodwood Revival Sale, and the London to Brighton Run Sale.
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  • Craft and Gift Fair in St Peter's church, Sudbury, 14th March

    Published: Tue, 03/03/2015 16:52
    You are invited to visit to our superb Craft and Gift Fair in St Peter's church, a magnificent venue adjacent to the market square in Sudbury. We have 1000's of gift ideas for all ages and over 30 stalls, offering jewellery, hand made cards/supplies, wedding photography, fossils and minerals, shabby chic, felt work, ceramics, handbags, woodturning,
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  • Sudbury Dramatic Productions presents, THE 39 STEPS, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 3rd - 7th March

    Published: Tue, 03/03/2015 06:32
    Express to Sudbury from the West End! The 2015 curtain raiser for Sudbury Dramatic Society is this fast paced and hilarious re-write of the Hitchcock thriller. Patrick Barlow, "a (slightly cracked) ornament to the English Theatre" (Sunday Times) has brilliantly captured the essence of the Hitchcock script, as performed by a handful of slightly stre
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  • Pop-up Magna Carta in Clare, 7th March

    Published: Mon, 02/03/2015 10:29
    Saturday March 7th the Magna Carta in Clare Committee will hold its second Pop-up event to attract Clare residents and visitors to the June celebrations. Outside the Clare Co-op under the Committee's tent, festooned with de Clare banners and bunting, between 9am and 12.30pm, there will be a chance to sample some medieval recipes, especially the gin
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  • One-day course goat keeping, Assington Mill near Sudbury, 1st March

    Published: Sat, 28/02/2015 17:50
    This course is aimed at the complete beginner and will cover all aspects of goat keeping and their care. You will learn abut the different goat breeds and their suitability for your purpose. The day will cover housing requirements, feeding and hygiene, including worming, hoof-trimming and vaccinations, common diseases, how to identify and treat th
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  • Kernos Quiz Night, Long Melford Village Hall, 27th February

    Published: Thu, 26/02/2015 21:04
    Last year over 100 keen quiz fans managed to raise nearly £1000 in much-needed funding for our charity, which has been invaluable in helping us to continue our work offering counselling support to people in Sudbury and the surrounding area.
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  • Belle, Quay Theatre Film, Sudbury, 24th Februaury

    Published: Tue, 24/02/2015 06:42
    Belle is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle (Gugu Mbatha-Raw), the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Captain. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield (Tom Wilkinson) and his wife (Emily Watson), Belle's lineage affords her certain privil
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  • Snowdrop Sunday at Hedingham Castle, 22nd February

    Published: Sun, 22/02/2015 08:05
    The Castle’s winter gardens are possibly the most romantic in the East of England, with at least 13 varieties of snowdrops covering the steep slopes of the motte and bailey and setting off the trees and lakes in front of the Georgian Mansion House. Lavenham Falconry will be inside and out with a selection of birds of prey, and Graeme the Medieval A
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  • Come and Sing! Workshop with National Youth Chamber Choir, 22nd February

    Published: Sun, 22/02/2015 08:04
    On Sunday 22 February, The Royal Hospital School will welcome choral conductor Adam Treadaway and members of the National Youth Chamber Choir of Great Britain to lead local singers in a three-hour, fun-packed vocal workshop with singers of all abilities, aged 9 and upwards; everyone is welcome to come along and make music together!
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  • Asher Svidensky, Respected Photographer's Documentary, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 20th-21st February

    Published: Fri, 20/02/2015 07:23
    A special 2 day event hosted by Asher Svidensky, renowned young documentary photographer. He will be presenting 2 separate talks as well as informal open forums on his personal approach to the world of photography and the best way for an aspiring photographer to take their own "next step" in their career or personal style of photography.
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  • Body found by firefighters after house fire in Clare near Sudbury

    Published: Tue, 17/02/2015 12:07
    A body has been found following a house fire in Clare this morning, Tuesday 17th February. The Fire Service and Police were called at around 7.50am to reports of a fire at a property in Nethergate Street. The fire was extinguished a short while later and sadly a body was found inside.
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  • Rock Choir, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 12th - 14th February

    Published: Sat, 14/02/2015 15:51
    Rock Choir sing their own arrangements of pop, Motown and chart songs - fabulous, uplifting fun. This is a fundraising event on behalf of The Quay Seating Fund. Led by Daniel Ribbits, the singers are pooled from Sudbury, Braintree, Bury St Edmunds, Chelmsford, Witham, Great Dunmow and Colchester! Sing along at whatever volume you wish.
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  • Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, St Peter’s, Sudbury, 8th February

    Published: Sun, 08/02/2015 07:35
    Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, Formed in 1993, Sudbury Symphony Orchestra aims to enable amateur instrumentalists to play challenging music whilst having fun. The orchestra plays a range of classical and light music in three or four concerts each year. The orchestra has a professional conductor, Matthew Andrews, and is led by Christina Everson. As we
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  • Quay Theatre History Talks, Sudbury, 8th Febraury

    Published: Sun, 08/02/2015 07:34
    Belle Vue House in Sudbury has an uncertain future at the moment but exactly 100 years it was on the brink of its finest hour having been equipped as a Red Cross Hospital. In February 1915 doctors and nurses welcomed its first group of wounded and sick from the trenches in France. Arriving by train ,tired in pain and war weary, the soldiers from
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  • Hartest Farmers Market, 7th February

    Published: Sat, 07/02/2015 07:41
    This lovely market, has at its core the main aim to connect a rural community with local growers and producers. The Hartest Institute is a lovely venue in the heart of one of the most beautiful villages in Suffolk, and the Market attracts visitors from the many surrounding villages as well as from Sudbury, Long Melford and Bury St Edmunds. Our love
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  • The Swings the thing, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 6th Febraury

    Published: Thu, 05/02/2015 11:58
    Having played premier London jazz clubs and further afield; teamed up with the legendary George Melly; sold out Ronnie Scott's every Christmas; Digby and his illustrious troupe bring their exceptional musicianship once again to our little corner of the world – not to be missed!
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  • Frozen’s Elsa and Olaf are coming to Sudbury's Little Kingfishers Play Centre 3rd birthday

    Published: Wed, 04/02/2015 08:51
    Little Kingfishers Play Centre, Sudbury is celebrating its 3rd Birthday Party by throwing a week of Frozen Fun from Monday 9th to Friday 13th February. During the week Little Kingfishers will be transformed into a magical ice and snow centre where the famous Elsa and Olaf will be visiting the party with their favourite musical songs.
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  • Bonhams hold Sporting Gun Valuation Day, 4th February

    Published: Wed, 04/02/2015 06:46
    Bonhams are holding a Sporting Gun Valuation Day at their Bury St Edmunds office on Wednesday 4th February. If you would like to make an appointment to see our Sporting Gun specialist, Patrick Hawes. The Sporting Gun department at Bonhams Knightsbridge has grown significantly in recent years to become one of the global leaders in this specialist fi
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  • Saving Mr Banks, Quay Fim, Sudbury, 3rd February

    Published: Tue, 03/02/2015 06:38
    In his quest to obtain the rights, Walt comes up against a curmudgeonly, uncompromising writer who has absolutely no intention of letting her beloved magical nanny get mauled by the Hollywood machine. But, as the books stop selling and money grows short, Travers reluctantly agrees to go to Los Angeles to hear Disney's plans for the adaptation.

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  • Appeal following attempted robbery, robbery and stolen vehicle

    Published: Sat, 31/01/2015 14:47
    Officers are linking the attempted robbery and the robbery which both took place this morning Saturday 31 January. The first happened at around 7:10am when two men entered the post office as it was opening in The Street, Badwell Ash and demanded money, with what is described as a pistol, from a member of staff.
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  • Count Magnus Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 30th January

    Published: Fri, 30/01/2015 06:35
    Over a century after their first publication, M. R. James' 'Ghost Stories of an Antiquary' remain the most admired supernatural tales in the English language. In the classic spinechiller Count Magnus, a travel-writer’s over-inquisitiveness leads to a breathless, diabolical chase from darkest Sweden to rural Essex.
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  • LA Nights, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 22nd January

    Published: Thu, 22/01/2015 10:29
    One Thursday every month we will be showcasing new local musical talent in our auditorium with the use of all our usual facilities used for established acts. The stage is yours.
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  • California Suite by Neil Simon, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 21st January

    Published: Wed, 21/01/2015 07:36
    This informal group meets in the Geoff Kisby Room, Sudbury, at 7.30pm on the third Wednesday of the month (except December). The majority of us enjoy play-reading but have no aspirations to tread the boards. The programme is planned democratically a year in advance and we try to cover a broad spectrum of drama across the ages.
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  • Ultimate Elton, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 17th January

    Published: Sat, 17/01/2015 09:11
    Voted the UK No.1 Elton John Tribute Act at the National Tribute Awards! Some tribute artists look like their idol, some sound like their idol. Paul Bacon as Elton John does both - you won't believe your eyes or your ears!
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  • Quay Novas, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 8th January

    Published: Thu, 08/01/2015 09:02
    Quay Novas is a term time youth drama course of 10 sessions which runs for an hour and a half. Our dedicated tutors offer a programme of fun-filled drama workshops culminating in an end-of-course show for parents and friends.
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  • The Butler, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 6th January

    Published: Tue, 06/01/2015 16:31
    Eventually striking out on his own, Cecil becomes a hotel valet of such efficiency and discreteness in the 1950s that he becomes a butler in the White House itself. There, Cecil would serve numerous US Presidents over the decades as a passive witness of history with the American Civil Rights Movement gaining momentum even as his family has troubles
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  • Frozen Sing-a-long, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 3rd January

    Published: Sat, 03/01/2015 14:54
    Come along, dress-up and sing your hearts out along with Elsa, Olaf, Anna, Kristoff and the rest of the cast with this lyric-laden version of Disney's No.1 animated film.
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  • New Years Eve Party with Robbie Gladwell, Lavenham Village Hall 2014

    Published: Wed, 31/12/2014 16:57
    Come and join the celebrations as we bring in the New Year with Robbie Gladwell and friends. A fantastic night is promised, live news feed at 12.00 to celebrate 2015. Tickets only, ticket price includes buffet, book now to avoid disappointment.
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  • New Years Eve Party, Clare Social Club

    Published: Wed, 31/12/2014 07:00
    To celebrate the New Year, back by popular demand the fantastic "NINE LIVES". Bar open 7.30pm until late. Complimentary buffet No entry after 11.00pm
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  • Sudbury New Years Eve Dance, Delphi Social Centre

    Published: Wed, 31/12/2014 06:59
    Delphi Social Centre, Newton Road, Sudbury. Dancing to music by Howard & Chris Spurr, 8pm to 12.30am (door open 7.45pm). This has been a tradition for many years with both members and non members. Tickets are available after the summer break, it is best to apply early to avoid disappointment. Dancing is 50/50 ballroom and popular sequence, with the
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  • Little Red Riding Hood, Sudbury Dramatic Society, 12th - 28th December

    Published: Sun, 28/12/2014 07:13
    It's Panto time again in Sudbury ("Oh! No it isn't. Oh! Yes it is!") Little Red Riding Hood is sooo nice, sooo lovely she makes Spring spring early – which upsets the evil Winterking who wants it to be Winter forever, so calls in the Big Bad Wolf to get Little Red out of the picture.
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  • Carols by candlelight service, Sudbury Road Church, 21st December

    Published: Sun, 21/12/2014 07:39
    A traditional carols by candlelight service will be held at Suffolk Road Church, Suffolk Road, Sudbury (CO10 1UN) on the 21st December at 6:30 followed by mince pies and tea/coffee.
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  • Long Melford Silver Band 25th Anniversary Christmas Concert, 17th December

    Published: Wed, 17/12/2014 06:27
    Long Melford Silver Band are putting on their 25th Annual Christmas Concert, Tickets are £5 each and can be purchased on the door (No advanced booking). All proceeds are going to the East Anglian Air Ambulance
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  • Sudbury Christmas Tree Festival, 10th - 14th December 2014

    Published: Sun, 14/12/2014 08:11
    We are proud to continue with this superb Sudbury festival, in the beautiful setting of the town centre Church of St Peter. In the six previous years that our clubs have organised the festival we have raised a total of some £24,000 for charities and good causes, both local and international.
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  • Christmas Concert in Clare Church, 13th December

    Published: Sat, 13/12/2014 05:54
    This is the age old story of Christmas with music by Monteverdi, Grandi, Scarlatti, Purcell, Arne and Mozart alongside traditional carols, as well as short readings from poetry and diaries with words by Samuel Pepys, John Evelyn, William Austin and Helen Rogers.
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  • Pudding Club fund-raiser, Clare, 12th December

    Published: Fri, 12/12/2014 09:01
    Clare will celebrate by its own Magna Carta Festival in 2015 with several events, including a Walk between 2 Magna Carta towns, Clare and Castle Hedingham.

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  • Carol Concert in aid of EACH, Lavenham Church, 11th December

    Published: Thu, 11/12/2014 10:38
    It will be a mix of readings, carols and songs, both traditional and modern Christmas songs. With performances from two local primary school choirs. The event is free to attend and there will be a retiring collection for EACH to raise much needed funds for the support we give life-threatened children and their families in East Anglia.
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  • Sudbury Talbot Rotary Christmas Tree Festival, 10th - 14th December

    Published: Wed, 10/12/2014 10:15
    This year’s Festival, organised again by the two Sudbury Rotary Clubs, will take place as before in St Peter’s Church between Wednesday 10 and Sunday 14 December. This year’s Festival, organised again by the two Sudbury Rotary Clubs, will take place as before in St Peter’s Church between Wednesday 10 and Sunda
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  • Christmas Craft Fair, Lavenham Village Hall, 13th December 2014

    Published: Tue, 09/12/2014 13:29
    Come and visit us at the Village Hall, Lavenham this Christmas and browse 40 craft stalls offering an inspired selection of unique handmade creations including, glassware, pottery, soaps, art, photography, jewellery, cards, textiles & homewares.
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  • Talk, Christmas Party, and Social Gathering at Lavenham Guildhall, 9th December

    Published: Tue, 09/12/2014 06:34
    This stunningly illustrated talk will provide insight into the skills of the medieval carpenter as well as the beliefs, economics and personalities of the people who built them. The time will be either 7.00pm or 7.30pm. It will be specified on the ticket.
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  • Clare Community Carols, Clare Church, 8th December

    Published: Mon, 08/12/2014 06:37
    This is where the community groups of Clare come together to celebrate Christmas. Carols, readings and hearty carol singing from all give an uplifting start to Christmas.
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  • Christmas is Coming, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 7th December

    Published: Sun, 07/12/2014 06:09
    Carols, bells, readings, a musical melange of mirth and merriment for the festive season to fill you with the Christmas spirit, not to mention the mulled wine and mince pies, all included in the price of your ticket!
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  • Deck The Halls, All Saints Church Sudbury, 6th December

    Published: Sat, 06/12/2014 15:12
    All Saints’ Sudbury present Chanter’s Jigge performing 'Deck The Halls'. A jolly Christmas entertainment of words and music.
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  • Lavenham Butchers celebrating this Christmas in Locality and Quality

    Published: Sat, 06/12/2014 10:21
    The new owners, Sudbury man Greg Strolenberg and Gareth Doherty, both local chaps, have joined forces to take on this exciting new adventure. They are both passionate about meat as you would expect two butchers to be, but these guys take it seriously. They want good quality, locally sourced traditionally farmed meat.

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  • Clare Parish Church Christmas Fair, Town Hall, 6th December

    Published: Sat, 06/12/2014 08:26
    Clare Parish Church will be holding its annual Christmas Fair on Saturday, 6th December from 10am to 12pm in the Town Hall.
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  • Lavenham's Annual Christmas Fair, 5th - 7th December 2014

    Published: Fri, 05/12/2014 05:34
    The Lavenham Christmas Fair takes place from 5th to the 7th of December on the Market Place, with events, entertainment, food and craft stalls. The Christmas Fair is our most annual popular event, drawing visitors to our village who are all looking to start their Christmas season in a unique setting with a truly festive backdrop.
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  • Pageants, Priests and Purgatory, Lavenham, 3rd December

    Published: Wed, 03/12/2014 06:48
    When people think of Guilds, they usually associate them with a trade or craft. Yet most guilds in medieval England were far more concerned with their members' souls than their livelihoods.
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  • Talk on William Woollett, Gainsborough’s House, Sudbury, 3rd December

    Published: Wed, 03/12/2014 06:36
    The talk will take place at Gainsborough’s House, Sudbury, at 7pm. Tickets cost £10 each and include a glass of wine. A private view of the William Woollett (1725-85) print and copperplate etching and engraving, The Death of General Wolfe, originally painted by Benjamin West (1738-1820), will be open from 6pm. The owner of the copperplate, arts a
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  • 'Don't Dress for Dinner', Lavenham Players, 28th - 30th November

    Published: Sun, 30/11/2014 09:00
    The farce from French playwright Marc Camoletti, a master of stage philandering and misunderstanding and follow-up to his hit theatrical sexual slapstick ‘Boeing-Boeing’; is this year’s winter warmer from the Lavenham Players.
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  • Absolution, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 29th November

    Published: Sat, 29/11/2014 10:37
    Known for their high energy shows and featuring three top musicians, including both an award winning guitarist and drummer, this is a concert not to be missed! Releasing their debut album Issues, they have also recorded a live album, Live From The Front.
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  • Santa visits Foxearth, 29th November

    Published: Sat, 29/11/2014 06:13
    There will be lots of festive items on sale, refreshments, mulled wine and mince pies, art demonstrations and craft stalls as well as a festive Raffle and Tombola, good quality Bric-a-Brac and cake stall. Santa will be there to help with a children’s Lucky Dip Bran Tub.
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  • Ladies GoDiva at the Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 28th November

    Published: Fri, 28/11/2014 08:04
    They are hilarious, glamorous "old school" divas with big voices and even bigger personalities. Performing original songs penned by the hugely talented Helen Goldwyn, this trio, all of whom have graced the West End stages, love to have fun and mix a modern sound with a vintage feel.
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  • Kersey Christmas Gift Fayre, 28th - 29th November

    Published: Fri, 28/11/2014 08:03
    This is a lovely annual fayre held in St Mary's Church. There will be lots of stalls selling local produce and fantastic Christmas gifts.
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  • Sudbury Christmas Fair and Lights Switch On, 28th November

    Published: Fri, 28/11/2014 08:03
    Sudbury Choral Society singing carols in St Peter’s Church, hot chestnuts, hot dogs, mulled wine, Father Christmas and his Grotto plus a number of stalls both inside St Peter’s Church and outside in North Street and Market Hill, all add to the sense of the occasion. Commented organiser, Lynn James, “We are keen to see as many people here as possibl
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  • Jeremy Hardy On Tour, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 26th November

    Published: Wed, 26/11/2014 08:13
    Jeremy Hardy has been a stand-up comic since 1984 and will be until he dies or wins the lottery! Jeremy is best known for his work on Radio 4, notably on The News Quiz, I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue and JH Speaks to The Nation.
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  • Riding Lights present 'Fantastic Acts!', Lavenham, 26th November

    Published: Wed, 26/11/2014 06:38
    Riding Lights Theatre Company have a new show to enliven autumn in Lavenham. Hilarity and vitality abound as Riding Lights Theatre Company presents Fantastic Acts!
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  • Clare Antiques Fair, 22nd - 23rd November

    Published: Sun, 23/11/2014 08:33
    The largest Antiques & Collectables fair in Clare, host to many of East Anglia’s finest dealers, offering: 17th 18th and 19th century oak, mahogany and pine furniture, 18th 19th and 20th century glass, 18th and 19th century clocks, Moorcroft pottery, Clarice Cliff, 18th and 19th century porcelain, Books, 20th century collectables, vintage fashion,
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  • OH! WHAT A LOVELY WAR, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 19th - 22nd November

    Published: Fri, 21/11/2014 15:51
    Commemorating the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, Sudbury Musicals Society present the tragedy of World War I redefined in bawdy music-hall terms. "Your Country Needs You" - the rallying cry for a generation to do their patriotic duty and fight for king and country.
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  • Undefeated Sudbury RUFC have big match and Winter Beer Festival this weekend

    Published: Fri, 21/11/2014 08:52
    The Sudbury match and beer festival will be held at Whittham Field Spicer Way, Great Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk. CO10 0GB. Don't miss out this weekend as Sudbury play Cantabrians in the top of the table clash. Lets see a big crowd out to support the unbeaten home side. Stick around and sample the beers in the Second Sudbury Winter Beer Festival.
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  • Stafford Park Public Exhibition

    Published: Wed, 19/11/2014 09:09
    There will be a public exhibition to view proposals for the regeneration and remediation of Stafford Park, formally known as the Bush Boake Allen Factory.
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  • Sudbury Rugby Club's 2nd Winter Beer and Cider Festival

    Published: Tue, 18/11/2014 16:51
    Sudbury RUFC is a friendly vibrant Club which invites people and their families to participate with the club, not only in a playing capacity, but a generically supportive nature. You can attend all of the matches and the social events such as this.
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  • Macbeth In Pitch Black, Hedingham Castle, 17th - 18th November

    Published: Mon, 17/11/2014 06:38
    Join us for Shakespeare’s shortest, paciest tragedy Macbeth, performed in the round and in darkness. Staged in the intimate setting of Hedingham Castle’s Norman Banqueting Hall, there can be no finer setting for this most atmospheric of plays.
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  • The Snow Queen, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 15th November

    Published: Sat, 15/11/2014 06:40
    Filled with the beauty of ice-cold winter and the warmth of true love, this Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale translates perfectly into one of Image Musical Theatre's much loved participation musicals.
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  • Soul Town at the Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 14th November

    Published: Fri, 14/11/2014 15:16
    Soul-Town is in Sudbury town! Telling the story of Soul and Motown through the decades, you can expect great melodies, lots of tambourines and hand clapping, driving bass lines, infectious dancing and plenty of audience participation.
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  • An Evening with Anthony Horowitz, Lavenham, 14th November

    Published: Fri, 14/11/2014 07:50
    Lavenham Literary Festival is pleased to promote 'An Evening with Anthony Horowitz' in aid of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices(EACH) on Friday 14th November, 2014 at The Swan Hotel, Lavenham.
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  • Autumn Fayre at Stour Valley Community School, Clare, 14th November

    Published: Fri, 14/11/2014 07:50
    Come along to the Autumn Fayre at Stour Valley Community School on Friday 14 November from 6-8pm. Lots of stalls with beauty demonstrations, toys, antiques, crafts, gifts for all occasions, jewellery, specialist foods, games and refreshments.
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  • Thomas Gainsborough School's 6th Form Open Evening, Sudbury, 13th November

    Published: Thu, 13/11/2014 06:37
    On the 13th November Thomas Gainsborough School in Sudbury will be hosting an open evening, available to all students in Year 11 considering Thomas Gainsborough Sixth Form as a choice for the next stages of their education.
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  • Remembrance Sunday Service at Sudbury RUFC

    Published: Sun, 09/11/2014 12:13
    There will be a service of Remembrance held at 10.50am with a minutes silence observed at 11 o'clock. There will be a Bugler sounding Last Post and Majorettes.
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  • THE CHURCHFITTERS, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 9th November

    Published: Sun, 09/11/2014 09:03
    Three virtuoso musicians strut their stuff on stage and throw in some exquisite harmonies, a slew of startlingly original songs, a few jokes that create instant rapport and you've got a high energy show that always leaves audiences cheering.
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  • Gainsborough’s Musical Friends, Sudbury, 5th - 9th November

    Published: Sun, 09/11/2014 08:41
    Gainsborough’s House, Sudbury, in collaboration with The Suffolk Villages Festival have organised three events for this week. To celebrate Gainsborough and his circle of musical friends, two talks and a concert have been organised to coincide with our current exhibition at Gainsborough’s House, Karl Friedrich Abel, Composer and Impresario.
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  • WAITING FOR GODOT, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 4th - 8th November

    Published: Sat, 08/11/2014 08:23
    The playwright, Samuel Beckett, was winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1969 and ranks amongst the most important influences in the history of modern theatre. Written shortly after World War II, the play continues to inspire translations and audiences internationally with its vision of human existence, unconventional plot structure, iconic
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  • Community Fireworks, Stratford St Mary, 8th November

    Published: Sat, 08/11/2014 08:23
    This is a non profit event being put on in partnership with the local Parish Council and School PTA. More details available at www.ssmfireworks.co.uk or our Facebook page SSM Community Fireworks.
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  • Free Breast Health Talk in Sudbury, 6th November

    Published: Thu, 06/11/2014 16:32
    Janet van Dam is bringing a holistic service to the clinic at Health Foods For You, 11a Friars Street, Sudbury that integrates Homeopathy, Reflexology and simple, straight forward, effective Nutritional Advice, helping to increase everyone’s health and well being and preventing disease.

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  • Juniper Flowers, Charity Vintage Tea Day, Sudbury, 6th November

    Published: Thu, 06/11/2014 06:37
    Not only are you to be greeted by an abundance of beautiful fresh smelling flowers, Anne's of wonderful florists along with herself will be on hand to provide that super cuppa in a nostalgic vintage tea cup and saucer along with a scrummy piece of cake in Sudbury.
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  • Sturmer Local History Group will visit Colchester Castle, 6th November

    Published: Thu, 06/11/2014 06:37
    The museum has been refurbished and reopened earlier this year. The £4.2m project showcases the castle history and its collections of artefacts. The ground floor focuses on the Castle from the ruins of the Roman Temple of Claudius to the Royal Fortress in the middle ages. There are also dramatic recreations of events during the English Civil war
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  • Sudbury will have a spectacular fireworks display, 2nd November

    Published: Sun, 02/11/2014 06:51
    Sudbury will expect more than 2,000 people to attend Sudbury’s annual fireworks display.
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  • Haunting Beauty Exhibition, Lavenham, 25th October - 2nd November

    Published: Sun, 02/11/2014 06:51
    An exhibition of paintings by Ron Olley inspired by WW1 and WW2, together with paintings from Afghanistan by Anna Redwood.
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  • Clare Horticultural Society Autumn Show, 1st November

    Published: Sat, 01/11/2014 07:33
    CLARE & DISTRICT HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY Autumn Show Open show, with no area restrictions. Entries invited, classes include vegetables, fruit, flowers and pot plants, cookery, preserves, flower arranging and crafts.
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  • Songs of Life and Love, Acton, Sudbury, 1st November

    Published: Sat, 01/11/2014 07:33
    This evening promises another of their engaging presentations of songs to suit all tastes, from popular classics of opera such as “Nessum Dorma” to “Phantom of the Opera”, via choices from films, reviews and the music hall, covering all emotions from joyful love, through despair to playful humour.
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  • Haunted Hedingham, Hedingham Castle, 29th - 31st October

    Published: Fri, 31/10/2014 07:51
    The ghost trail is outside and winds it’s way round the lake and through the woods surrounding the ancient castle, followed by a spine tingling tale told by flickering candlelight. There may be bats.
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  • ABSOLUTE BOWIE, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, October 31st

    Published: Fri, 31/10/2014 07:50
    Europe's première Bowie tribute band - a five piece band faithfully interpreting the music of David Bowie with uncanny accuracy. They will take you on a musical journey through the ever changing phases of Bowie's music and fashion with incredible attention to detail.
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  • Lavenham is featured on BBC2, today, 30th October

    Published: Thu, 30/10/2014 17:14
    Lavenham is featured on The Great Interior Design Challenge to be shown on BBC2 on Thursday 30th October at 7.00pm. The programme was filmed in June. Being of interest to Lavenham residents and visitors alike, it has been given a mention on the BBC website, social media sites.
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  • BHS Equine Dentistry Talk and saddle marking event, Stowupland

    Published: Wed, 29/10/2014 10:29
    Demonstrating how teeth are cared for with a real insight into our horse’s mouth.
    Bring your saddle along to be security marked by Suffolk Horse Watch £2.00 per saddle - leather only.
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  • Medieval Graffiti Survey, Clare, 30th October

    Published: Tue, 28/10/2014 08:01
    As a follow-up to our previous medieval graffiti evening, we have arranged with Matthew Champion of the the Norfolk and Suffolk Medieval Graffiti Survey to lead a more in-depth recording session on Thursday, 30th October 2pm-5pm at St Peter's and St Paul's Church, Clare near Sudbury.
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  • Sudbury counselling chistmas party

    Published: Mon, 27/10/2014 10:29
    Come and celebrate with us on Saturday 6 December and enjoy an evening buffet followed by live music and dancing, 6pm-10pm Family, Friends and Colleagues Welcome.
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  • Rag Wreath Evening, Gainsborough's House, Sudbury, 24th October

    Published: Fri, 24/10/2014 13:57
    If you fancy a girly evening come and join us in Sudbury. We will be making rag wreaths, while spending some quality time together without the boys. If you have never made a rag wreath before not to worry just come along and have a go.
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  • ROBBIE GLADWELL, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 23rd - 25th October

    Published: Thu, 23/10/2014 07:24
    Robbie Gladwell has played with some of the best names in the business, from Steve Harley to Suzy Quatro and BB King. We always enjoy hosting Robbie's evenings at The Quay, with performances from some of the best local musicians and sometimes a surprise guest or two!
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  • Lavenham Sinfonia, 19th October

    Published: Sun, 19/10/2014 09:25
    The Lavenham Sinfonia presents vibrant, exciting concerts, with brilliant soloists, of great masterworks from our musical heritage. Coming to a Lavenham Sinfonia concert is a rich experience, and made more memorable by being in one of the truly great East Anglian churches - The Church of St Peter and St Paul in Lavenham.

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  • Sudbury Apple Pressing Day, 18th October

    Published: Sat, 18/10/2014 08:54
    Transition Sudbury's annual Apple Pressing event will take place on Saturday 18th October in the weekly market outside St Peter's Church, Sudbury between 10am and 12.30pm.
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  • SCIENCE BLAST! Quay Theatre, Sudbury, October 18th

    Published: Sat, 18/10/2014 08:48
    Expect lights, lasers and explosions! Meet some of science's greatest brains and some of the worst! This show contains loud noises, explosions, laser lights and cheese sandwiches! Book early to get the safe seats!
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  • Dear Jane, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 17th October

    Published: Fri, 17/10/2014 06:27
    The critically acclaimed Cameo Players will perform a special evening dedicated to the life of Jane Austen. During this informal evening, the six players will dramatise her life in the form of excerpts from her novels, poetry and drama and will include a short play written by J
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  • HOUR OF POWER, Fitness Class, Clare, 15th October

    Published: Mon, 13/10/2014 13:29
    To be held in the Dance Gym at Stour Valley Community School, Wednesdays 7 til 8pm (get there early), £4 a class (first timers go free).
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  • Ramona Braganza, Celebrity Fitness Trainer, Sudbury, 13th October

    Published: Mon, 13/10/2014 07:28
    Ramona is coming to Mwah Fitness in Sudbury, Suffolk on Monday 13th October 6 - 8pm. There will only be 20 spaces for this amazing opportunity to learn about Nutrition and do a fitness class with Ramona.
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  • Trinity Singers, October Concert, Sudbury, 11th October

    Published: Sat, 11/10/2014 08:28
    We are open to members from across East Anglia, whether staff or students of the University of Cambridge, or those unaffiliated with the university, welcoming all regardless of previous musical experience.
    We believe everyone should sing and enjoy doing so.
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  • Barn Dance, Bulmer Village Hall, Sudbury, 10th October

    Published: Sat, 11/10/2014 08:28
    Bulmer Village Hall, Church Road, Sudbury.
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  • Sophia Loren, Quay Film Club, Sudbury, 9th October

    Published: Thu, 09/10/2014 06:42
    Loren appeared in several bit parts and minor roles until the late 1950s when Loren's five-picture contract with Paramount launched her international career. Notable film appearances including; Houseboat, That Kind of Woman and It Started in Naples.
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  • Captain Murderer, Quay Theatre, Sudbury, 10th October

    Published: Tue, 07/10/2014 13:28
    A chilling new play based on the marvellously macabre tale by Charles Dickens. The well-to-do gentleman of the title is a serious wooer; but all his brides come to a deliciously sticky end. When he turns his attention to twin sisters, however, he finds the tables turned on himself in a fiendish act of revenge!
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