... a bit Suffolk
mo 29 Jun
Set in East Suffolk police whodunit DI Gwen Danbury has no strong sense of place but name checks locals like Orford and Woodbridge. Copper Gwen Danbury is played by the delicious Annette Badland who was so wonderful in Little Voice.
fr 3 Jan
we 15 Nov
♫ The Black Tower is a BBC parable play with music by Benjamin Britten and first broadcast in 1946. According to at least two Radio 3 presenters it was recorded in Orford church.
tu 31 Oct
This Saturday Slow Living Market at Orford Town Hall.
mo 15 May
Saturday afternoon an Orford traffic incident involving two Volkswagens ended with a VW Bora hitting a tree and injuries to both driver and passenger ... trees can be very unforgiving.
sa 9 May
9:30am Starting right now the fourth annual Orford real food market.
th 12 Feb
fr 21 Nov
There have been three Orford business break ins in the first half of this month.
we 12 Nov
£3,500 stolen from Orford restaurant Sunday night.
th 6 Nov
Throwback Thursday: Five years ago today we went to Orford to meet PCSOs Trudy Sharman and Amy Cowan who were raising awareness of Marine Watch.
su 3 Aug
♫ Today at the Orford Pavilion (no, we don't know where it is either) it's the twelfth annual Picnic Jazz with singers Emma Divine and Natasha Hodge bill topping, and police will be at Rendlesham Forest Centre (we sort of know where that is) 10am-2pm raising cycling safety and security awareness.
mo 14 Apr
A 23 mile bike ride this Saturday to support Cancer Research UK starting and finishing at the Blaxhall Ship and taking in Snape, Orford and Iken with a short cut for thems that wants it.
th 23 Jan
DI Gwen Danbury is a written for radio drama with the DI stationed at East Suffolk Police HQ and doctors who retire to Orford, so very near the coast but it doesn't really have a sense of place just the occasional Muffolk accent.
mo 23 Jul
always quirky, original and highly entertaining we were particularly pleased to see a ukulele move from the pit to centre stage. Mouth to Mouth's garden tour continues this coming weekend at Hoxne, Framlingham, Orford and Laxfield.
we 18 Jul
The Orford Jolly Sailor's brass tortoise's been pinched and even worse some stinker has stolen the swings from the Ufford playground.
sa 22 Oct
A Blackberry found at Orford Castle ... probably not a kindness to return it.
mo 17 Oct
Head chef WANTED for what looks like a re-launched venue in Orford.
sa 30 Apr
off either end of the Market Hill and yesterday there was a sit down tea for the kids, Punch and Judy, fancy dress, the Suffolk Phoenix brass band and later most rewardingly a lot of very assorted people joining in with the morris side from Bredfield.
we 6 Apr
mo 27 Sep
Jewellery and silverware including two bon bon dishes stolen last week in a Burnt Lane, Orford house burglary.
fr 17 Sep
Full and part time paid help needed in Orford.