Flyer Online Blog : Stowmarket

Stowmarket Feb’20

News from Stowmarket U3A In this new year, new decade, are you desiring to meet new people or learn something new? If you are retired, or semi-retired, then maybe Stowmarket U3A is what you are looking for. The U3A, for those of you who are unfamiliar, is an organisation that aims to bring together retired […]

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Stowmarket Jan ’20

The Rotary Club of Stowmarket Gipping Valley has presented its popular third annual Concert at the United Reformed Church in Stowmarket. Proceeds were in aid of the British Heart Foundation. Well over £1000 was raised. The Concert consisted of an evening of acapella and barbershop music performed by two groups, Stellar Acappellar and The VIPS. […]

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Stowmarket Dec’19

A bright and sunny Saturday morning saw over 80 volunteers attend our Annual Community Litter Pick on Saturday, 19th October at the Recreation Ground. We were also supported by local businesses and community groups including Hughes, McDonalds, PPG, The Majorettes, Stowmarket 3rd Brownies, Trinity CEVA Primary School PTA & the John Peel Centre. The volunteers […]

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Stowmarket Nov’19

Stowmarket Mayor’s November article: After the lull of the late summer months the activity level picked up again markedly in September as expected. There were several really interesting and rewarding events during the month of which our fund raising Caribbean Evening was one of the stand outs. Chef Pete Worthington at The Aviary did us […]

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Stowmarket Oct’19

The Jubilee Ladies Choir We have now returned to rehearsals after our summer break. Our concert with our guests The St Edmundsbury Male Voice Choir was very much enjoyed by everyone. We must do it again! We are now preparing for our Christmas concerts discovering new songs and going back to old favourites. It’s hard […]

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Stowmarket Sep’19

Trees for Love This year in Stowmarket we want to tell a Love Story! As part of the Environment & Sustainability objectives in their Growth & Ambition Plan for the town, Stowmarket Town Council are committing to planting 500 trees over the next 10 years working with partners and housing developers. The Town Council are […]

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Stowmarket Aug’19

How libraries help people ‘Get Online’   From August, Suffolk Libraries are hosting several new IT sessions aimed at older people or those with visual impairments. The sessions will focus on providing advice and improving the accessibility of devices and apps for people who struggle with a visual impairment or have trouble accessing various devices and technology.   These ‘Get online’ sessions […]

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Stowmarket July ’19

Stowmarket Flyer Article for July 2019 Edition It was great to visit the Regal Theatre in Stowmarket recently to hear about the exciting plans to renovate what is a popular local theatre and cinema and growing attraction. I had an interesting time seeing everything from the projection suite to enjoying a cup of coffee and […]

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Stowmarket June’19

Stowmarket Wildlife Group – Suffolk Wildlife Trust Bonny Wood Barking Tye The dry weather has helped us to get on well with our winter work programme and the volunteers have cleared around the pond and created more scalloped ride edges to let in the sunlight. Richard Cage and his Virgin Media colleagues have done a […]

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Stowmarket April ’19

  Funding boost to give Needham Lake brand new facilities  Mid Suffolk District Council has approved up to £600,000 for the development of a brand-new visitor centre at Needham Lake.   Proposals to build a high quality environmentally friendly visitor information centre included a café and new public convenience facilities.   The improvements complement an […]

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