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sa18 Jul
2015

On the A12 side of the Woodbridge Wyevale car park is a new to us Mountain Warehouse.  They sell clothes and kit for outdoor pursuits, couldn't see any ice axes, lots of low cost own brand stuff ... you get what you pay for.

fr 17 Jul
2015

PCSO Marie Smith installing a purse chainThe mobile police station was in the Woodbridge Wyevale car park today handing out purse chains and a placcy car thing that advises Remove your valuables and gives you somewhere to display your parking receipt.  PCSOs Graeme Hawkes and Marie Smith had a steady flow of customers and it's nice to see the police out and about.

sa 13 Jun
2015

Chanter's Jigge - pic contributedTonight in St Mary's Woodbridge songs, ayres, jigs and jollies from around Europe and across the centuries played and sung with ancient, traditional and modern instruments.

tu 2 Jun
2015

Not surprisingly no remaining free tickets for Friday's lunchtime Radio 3 concert at the Snape Maltings but in the evening and Woodbridge a Friends of the Earth Musical Soirée with party fare, how glamorous and just a pound to get in.

th 28 May
2015

An air rifle, a tv and jewellery stolen in a daytime Woodbridge house burglary Tuesday.

tu 5 May
2015

Woodbridge AnchorThe Woodbridge Anchor gets a nice review on the Telegraph web site, that'll please Vernon (if he's still the landlord) ... maybe he'll stop calling us Geoff.

fr 13 Mar
2015
Friday the 13th

Another cycle safety day tomorrow in Woodbridge by the skate park where you can get your bike security coded for free ...  let's hope it's bit drier than last time ...

we 4 Mar
2015

House sales around near the coast including Kettleburgh and Worlingworth with some activity in Saxmundham and Woodbridge.

sa 17 Jan
2015

Security marking by Woodbridge skate parkIt tried to snow this morning in Framlingham and by lunchtime it was raining hard enough that the Woodbridge skate park had just two youngsters using it and PCSOs Graeme Hawkes and Marie Smith were being exercised keeping their stock of bike lights and locks dry.  Despite this the PCSOs still had customers for security marking and we were disappointed to find the Griffin sport and leather goods shop in the Thoroughfare is closed and looking sorry for itself.

fr 16 Jan
2015

Suffolk ConstabularyEarlier this week a Land Rover Defender in Wickham Market had a window smashed and items stolen ... bit concerning this crime is being dealt with by PC Gemma Spink at the Felixstowe station, not Woodbridge?

tu 13 Jan
2015

House burglary Saturday in Warene Close off Brook Lane Framlingham and attempted break-ins in Woodbridge Monday and Tuesday.

tu 23 Dec
2014

Woodbridge Town FCSunday Woodbridge Town FC were going to reenact that World War One football match.  Free entry and charity buckets for the British Legion but it's been cancelled ... what a pity, we were looking forward to the photo op.

we 17 Dec
2014

The Tinder Box#bloodychristmas ... eh?We saw the Common Ground Theatre Company last year in the Halesworth Cut.  Since then principal Julian Harries has been the pub quiz master in an episode of Detectorists.  The company's Christmas show The Tinder Box goes on the road around near the coast starting tonight for four days.in the Seckford Theatre Woodbridge (that's the one in Woodbridge School).

sa 13 Dec
2014

♫ The Suffolk Singers with music director Claire Weston will perform A Prelude to Christmas at St Mary's Church Woodbridge and 7:30pm tonight 13 December.  Tickets are £10 (to include refreshments) and can be purchased by calling 01473 635525 or on the door.

fr 14 Nov
2014

Although admission to Sunday's Woodbridge Mind Body Spirit Festival is £3.50/£2.50/£1 there are free goody bags to the first 150 visitors.

th 13 Nov
2014

Armed robbery at a Woodbridge jewelers yesterday.

we 5 Nov
2014

House sales near the coast this summer ... Woodbridge looks lively.

su 2 Nov
2014

We've picked up three new faves on Flickr; Halloween in AldeburghHippy Jo on Flickr, laptop on the line and our easily most viewed pic Hippy Jo.  You may remember Jo had a Fairtrade clothing stall on Framlingham, Saxmundham and possibly Woodbridge markets but for over two years now she's had a shop in Halesworth selling Fairtrade clothing.

mo 29 Sep
2014

#bloodychristmas ... eh?It's just not the Woodbridge Wyvale and Deben Inns that think it's Christmas already, when we were in Norwich Saturday we saw a banner advertising Festive Lunches.  Even more uncomfortable today is last day posting surface mail to Africa, Asia, Australia, the Caribbean, Central and South America, and New Zealand for Christmas!

th 4 Sep
2014

House sales near the coast over the summer seem most active in Woodbridge.

tu 2 Sep
2014

On the board suffolkbornandbred expresses total disbelief it's already Christmas at the Woodbridge Wyevale and before he's even had his summer hols.

th 28 Aug
2014

Last week a large lump of tools stolen from a Chillesford workshop and a Woodbridge house burglary, a Walberswick caravan set fire to Sunday. and over £2,000 of jewellery burgled in Aldringham yesterday .... quite a crime wave by Suffolk standards.

tu 26 Aug
2014

Suffolk SportNext month and for what remains of this month golf clubs across near the coast are offering four week courses for £20, there's one starting today at Ufford and upcoming at Woodbridge, Stonham Barns and Southwold.

th 14 Aug
2014

Free dog chipping Friday 15 AugustFrom October you won't get a disc when you renew your road tax and from April 2016 owners will be legally obliged to microchip their doggie chums.  In a step towards this the Dogs Trust are offering free chipping 11:00am-3:00pm tomorrow at the Woodbridge King's Head ... that's at the top of the Market Hill.

we 30 Jul
2014

Some house sales in Framlingham, Earl Soham (including what was Thorolds the corner shop), Woodbridge, Saxmundham and Aldeburgh.

fr 4 Jul
2014
American Independence Day

The second coming of the resurrected Woodbridge carnival will parade tomorrow from 12pm followed by events on the very excellent Kingston Field hidden away behind the swimming pool.

th 26 Jun
2014

All things will pass ...Anthony Smith missing since 5th JuneThrowback Thursday:  Six years ago today police made their third appeal about missing 73 year old Woodbridge man Anthony Smith ... it didn't end well.

tu 10 Jun
2014

That Woodbridge ley line is still at it and last week attempted burglaries in Leiston and Sweffling.

mo 9 Jun
2014

Remember there's a ley line or something running through Woodbridge that makes peeps lose rings?  It's happened again.

mo 19 May
2014

Yesterday saw a St John Ambulance ambulance with its blues going coming the other way on the A12 near Woodbridge, didn't know they had blues, presumably neither did the car in front of them not getting out of the way.

su 4 May
2014
Star Wars Day

Women's Tour of Britain 2014Next week the inaugural women's Tour of Britain flirts with near the coast twice.  Stage 3 Felixstowe-Clacton on Friday passes just south of Woodbridge and the final and fifth stage on Sunday passes to the west of Stowmarket to finish in Bury St Edmunds.

we 23 Apr
2014
St George's Day

Woodbridge Abbey riding team - pic contributedA bit Thelwell but also impressive that the riding team from the Woodbridge Abbey prep school qualified for the regional championships at their first attempt.

su 16 Mar
2014

Third right Woodbridge School headmaster Stephen ColeStephen Cole is in his last year as headmaster at Woodbridge School and as part of the school's continuing and hefty commitment to music a concert of past and present pupils was held in the Snape Maltings' Britten Studio.

th 27 Feb
2014

Fancy dress at The Abbey Woodbridge - pic contributedPupils of the Woodbridge prep school The Abbey raised over £400 from a fancy dress day and cake sale for the charity Canine PartnerCanine Partner trains dogs to help those with disabilities by picking things off the floor, working switches, pressing buttons and even emptying washing machines.

we 26 Feb
2014

A cased tool set found in Woodbridge Monday.

mo 10 Feb
2014

Wickham Market flower clubThe next Wickham Market flower club meeting is Thursday fortnight the 27th and here's what happened at January's.  Somewhat sooner the Woodbridge safer neighbourhood team is meeting Thursday in the Wickham village hall.

th 30 Jan
2014

A pair of Dr Dre headphones found in Quay Street Woodbridge.

fr 17 Jan
2014

My Spirit Sang All DayTomorrow evening the Suffolk Singers present My Spirit Sang All Day in Woodbridge Community Centre, in support of the Teenage Cancer Trust and in memory of Michael Balaam a former chairman of the choir.

UPDATE 1:46pm:  SOLD OUT

th 9 Jan
2014

Woodbridge police station is holding a watch found in Wickham Market.

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