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Yesterday, 16:30

After 2020 we are all in need of some Christmas sparkle to boost our spirits. Here’s our guide to a wealth of festive treats that will make Suffolk families feel that the season of goodwill is here.

Yesterday, 12:00

The Little Makers will be bringing some sparkle into December with twice weekly indoor Christmas markets taking place post lockdown.

Sunday, November 22, 2020

Comfort viewing, listening and reading have never been more important. With so much stress around during the second Covid-19 lockdown, here are reader’s feelgood suggestions.

Saturday, November 21, 2020

Festive lights fan Frankie Nixon is getting in the Christmas spirit, by creating a map people can use to follow lit-up homes around Kesgrave during December.

Friday, November 20, 2020

A spectacular light show, a heritage trail and a concert will come to Bury St Edmunds next year as Suffolk marks the 1000th anniversary of the founding of the Abbey of St Edmund.

Friday, November 6, 2020

Are you looking for different ideas for things to do during the second Covid-19 lockdown in Suffolk? Here are nine ideas, ranging from virtual karaoke to Christmas crafts.

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Families are being urged to try safe fun alternatives to fireworks this Bonfire Night - from sparkling crafts to toasting marshmallows.

Monday, November 2, 2020

The much-anticipated Black Panther: Power of Stories exhibition which was due to open at Christchurch Mansion this summer has now been rearranged for April 2021.

Thursday, October 29, 2020

This coming winter will see a beautiful Suffolk country estate brought to life with illuminations and music as its popular night-time event returns for a second year.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Remember, remember! With more people planning Bonfire Night celebrations at home this year, Suffolk council bosses are sending out safety warnings.

Sunday, October 11, 2020

Popular Ipswich pub The Kingfisher is helping to beat social isolation in the wake of lockdown, by joining the Meet Up Mondays network.

Sunday, October 11, 2020

Spooky events for Halloween are being planned around Mistley and Manningtree - one-time home of the infamous Witchfinder General.

Sunday, October 11, 2020

Looking for fun things to do this autumn? A number of museums around the area have reopened, and some have special events and exhibits, ranging from Star Wars to a famous Turner painting.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

A drive-in fireworks event has been announced for Suffolk following the cancellation of traditional displays due to coronavirus.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Organisers of the Suffolk Show have decided to cancel next year’s event after deeming it not possible to hold “safely and with confidence”.

Thursday, September 24, 2020

From geocaching, to drive-in movies and being the first person in the UK to see the sunrise – here are 11 Covid-friendly activities to keep families entertained in Suffolk this weekend.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

The stately home however will be keeping its gardens open this autumn, and will still run its Halloweenies event.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

October half-term is fast approaching and with changeable weather and the uncertainty of lockdown restrictions, it will be a challenging time for parents wanting to keep young ones occupied and happy. This is our list of events and attractions which can provide some family fun

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Nature’s beauty is a great comfort in these uncertain times, and, as always, autumn will bring a blaze of colour to East Anglia. Here are 23 places to see the season at its most glorious.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Trinity Park will host 12 films in four days at the end of the month as it hosts a new Drive In/Outdoor Movie event and also welcomes back a popular antiques and vintage previously postponed because of the pandemic.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Where can you pick your own pumpkins for Halloween? The good news is that several pumpkin patches will be opening up in 2020.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Another firework display has been cancelled because of coronavirus - the event in Colchester’s Castle Park.

Sunday, September 13, 2020

There was dancing in the parks in Ipswich this weekend, as DanceEast led two pop-up dance parties.

Friday, September 11, 2020

Channel 5 will tonight delve into the secrets of the company behind one of Suffolk’s best loved holiday parks - Center Parcs at Elveden Forest.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Heritage Open Days are going ahead between September 11-20 offering free entry to many historical properties and this year they are also offering virtual tours to venues which remain closed.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Thousands of runners across Suffolk are celebrating the news that parkrun is set to return - but how different will it be?

Saturday, September 5, 2020

What are the most dog-friendly places in East Anglia? “e asked readers for suggestions via social media

Thursday, September 3, 2020

Ever got up close and personal with a $20 million super car? Fans of high performance, super sleek racers are in for a treat this weekend when some of the world’s most expensive cars are put on display in Chelmsford.

Saturday, August 29, 2020

Are you looking for inspiration for things to do this weekend - but just realised you haven’t booked in advance?

Saturday, August 22, 2020

With so many attractions being closed over the summer, it has sometimes been a struggle to find anything to do with the family - especially on wet or cool days.

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