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WATCH: Take a trip up giant viewing tower with stunning views of Suffolk

The viewing tower is new for 2019.  Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The viewing tower is new for 2019. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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It offers stunning panoramic views showing the very best of Suffolk, from Felixstowe docks to the BT tower at Martlesham Ipswich town centre.

People enjoy the view from the new viewing tower Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNPeople enjoy the view from the new viewing tower Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

And over the two days of the Suffolk Show you can see our great county from up high at the Suffolk Show's 60ft viewing tower.

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The viewing platform, made of 60tonnes of scaffolding and timber, by TH Moss and Sons has taken 875 man hours over the past four weeks to construct.

Paul Moss, from the firm, said a tower this high has "never been done before" at the Suffolk Show - adding: "You can see views all the way from Felixstowe docks to Mendlesham and the BT tower at Martlesham, as well as all across Ipswich."

The new viewing tower Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe new viewing tower Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

People attending the Suffoplk Show can go up the tower for free, although organisers are asking for donations to the RNLI.

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