Days Out

Yesterday, 19:00

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

Yesterday, 06:00

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.

Saturday, August 8, 2020

A major events venue in Suffolk is gradually reopening – with socially-distanced picnics and outdoor entertainment.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Mobile play company Little City is preparing to bring its fun sessions for toddlers to community halls in Suffolk and Essex this month, after being given permission to reopen.

Monday, July 27, 2020

Talented comedy magician Robbie James is celebrating after beating more than 5,000 contenders to be named as East of England Best Entertainer of the Year.

Monday, July 27, 2020

Museums, heritage attractions and theme parks have reopened to the public following the pandemic - but many require you to book in advance. See our guide to what’s open in Suffolk and Essex, what restrictions are in place and how you book your place.

Saturday, July 25, 2020

What are your memories of London 2012? Amazingly, it’s now eight years since the Games which caught the nation’s heart.

Sunday, July 19, 2020

Temperatures are set to rise again in coming days, just as children in Suffolk break up from school - or close the books on home learning - and embark on a six-week break.

Sunday, July 19, 2020

Children splashed about in the water play areas at two Ipswich parks this weekend as they reopened for the first time this year,

Saturday, July 18, 2020

School summer holidays are here for some while others break up next week - but what are the options for family days out to allow youngsters, who have already been stuck at home for months now, to let off steam?

Saturday, July 18, 2020

A farm attraction is expecting to take a 50% hit to its turnover as it gradually reopens following lockdown.

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Two East Anglian arts and heritage centres have been thrown a lifeline by the Arts Council to see them through the current Covid-19 crisis.

Sunday, June 28, 2020

A popular farm attraction business saw its turnover plummet by two thirds overnight after lockdown was imposed.

Saturday, June 27, 2020

A major Suffolk farm attraction estimates it will take the business at least a year or two to recover from the aftermath of the coronavirus lockdown.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

People have been urged to have their say on the planned £8million refurbishment of Ipswich Museum.

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