Things to do


Celebrating five decades as Trimley gets ready to party

Trimley St Mary and Trimley St Martin will unite in celebration this weekend as the twin villages mark the 50th anniversary of Trimley Carnival.

June 7, 2019

An award-winning theatre group has been forced to change its box office phone number after the loss of the line following a house move mix-up.

June 1, 2019

Bleak and barren in winter but beautiful and bursting with life in the spring. That’s the marshland alongside the Riven Deben on the edge of Felixstowe – and just the place for a peaceful stroll in the countryside. The sparkling white may blooms may be fading but conker trees still have their candles and the verges are thick with cow parsley (or sheep’s parsley, as my gran would insist) and the trees are all in leaf.

April 26, 2019

Felixstowe had a fantastic Easter - from great weather to a host of activities and events.

April 20, 2019

There’s plenty to do on Easter Saturday – from live music to crafts, car boot to litter picks, record fairs to coffee mornings.

April 2, 2019

The Mad House is catering for special diets and has a “crazy” design inside. Our food writer CHARLOTTE SMITH-JARVIS went along to find out more.

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March 23, 2019

Scotland beckons for playwright Suzanne Hawkes who will take her play, Courage Calls, to one of the UK’s best art festivals.

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March 12, 2019

Harry’s Bar is celebrating 10 years this week – a show that always guarantees to amuse, entertain, provoke and interest in equal measure.

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February 10, 2019

Our vegetarian reviewer EMILY CASHEN tried out Felixstowe’s newest cafe specialising in plant-based food.

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December 26, 2018

The Fludyers is a cosy stop for a hearty Sunday roast on a cold winter’s day, says our food reviewer and eating out expert Emily Cotton.

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