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Town council will not cancel Christmas

Town council will not cancel Christmas

Town council will not cancel Christmas

12 September 2020

Town councillors agreed they want to do their best to put on a Christmas event for residents within Covid-19 imposed guidelines.


Lavenham Christmas Fair cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

Lavenham Christmas Fair cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

Lavenham Christmas Fair cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

21 April 2020

Without knowing how long the crisis will last, plans for the three-day spectacle in December have had to be placed on ice.


Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre cancelled this year

Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre cancelled this year

Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre cancelled this year

30 March 2020

West Suffolk Council says the move frees up officer time and resources to support businesses now and their recovery in the future.


Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre wins national award

Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre wins national award

Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre wins national award

30 January 2020

The event, which attracts about 130,000 visitors each year, has been named as the 'best large speciality market'.


Sudbury continues long tradition with festive presentation for elderly residents

Sudbury continues long tradition with festive presentation for elderly residents

Sudbury continues long tradition with festive presentation for elderly residents

03 January 2020

Hosted by Sudbury Municipal Charities at the town hall, 27 elderly men were presented with a £45 voucher for winter clothing at a special ceremony.


Number 72 crowned winner of Sudbury Christmas Window Display competition

Number 72 crowned winner of Sudbury Christmas Window Display competition

Number 72 crowned winner of Sudbury Christmas Window Display competition

02 January 2020

The charity in North Street was chosen as the winner after recreating a scene from the renowned Charles Dickens tale A Christmas Carol.


Suffolk police officer cooks up some extra Christmas cheer for hospital staff and patients

Suffolk police officer cooks up some extra Christmas cheer for hospital staff and patients

Suffolk police officer cooks up some extra Christmas cheer for hospital staff and patients

31 December 2019

PC Emily Bean provided the treats to staff and patients at West Suffolk Hospital and to residents of a care home


'You've brought hope': Bury St Edmunds charity 'overwhelmed' by foodbank appeal response

'You've brought hope': Bury St Edmunds charity 'overwhelmed' by foodbank appeal response

'You've brought hope': Bury St Edmunds charity 'overwhelmed' by foodbank appeal response

30 December 2019

You embraced the gift of giving to help fill more than 500 food parcels and those who donated were entered into a raffle to win ‘Love2shop’ vouchers.


Students hand over cheques after fund-raisers for charity

Students hand over cheques after fund-raisers for charity

Students hand over cheques after fund-raisers for charity

28 December 2019

A year of fundraising was celebrated at two schools.


'Thank you': Bury St Edmunds community rallies to support Gatehouse at Christmas

'Thank you': Bury St Edmunds community rallies to support Gatehouse at Christmas

'Thank you': Bury St Edmunds community rallies to support Gatehouse at Christmas

27 December 2019

Gatehouse, which runs a foodbank and a Christmas Day lunch, received donations from businesses, schools and groups.


Woolpit nativity walk brings Christmas story to life

Woolpit nativity walk brings Christmas story to life

Woolpit nativity walk brings Christmas story to life

26 December 2019

Shepherds, angels and three wise men gathered in Woolpit for the recreation of the classic Christmas story.


Stroke survivors enjoy festive meal

Stroke survivors enjoy festive meal

Stroke survivors enjoy festive meal

25 December 2019

Stroke survivors come together for Christmas dinner


Bishops selflessly choose prison on Christmas day

Bishops selflessly choose prison on Christmas day

Bishops selflessly choose prison on Christmas day

25 December 2019

Two bishops have made a choice to stand beside those who cannot be with their families over Christmas


A night to remember after Christmas proposal

A night to remember after Christmas proposal

A night to remember after Christmas proposal

25 December 2019

A Stanton couple’s Christmas night out turned into one they will never forget after a surprise proposal.


Decoration double act for communities

Decoration double act for communities

Decoration double act for communities

24 December 2019

Neighbouring exhibits bring hundreds of people to Thurston and Great Barton


Bikers’ Christmas toy run organiser Babs hangs up helmet after 15 years

Bikers’ Christmas toy run organiser Babs hangs up helmet after 15 years

Bikers’ Christmas toy run organiser Babs hangs up helmet after 15 years

24 December 2019

It was the end of an era at the annual Bikers' Toy Run as organiser Babs bid farewell to the event.


12 Days of Quizmas: The Christmas Quiz

12 Days of Quizmas: The Christmas Quiz

12 Days of Quizmas: The Christmas Quiz

24 December 2019

Bury St Edmunds goes all out at Christmas time but how much do you know about its festive traditions?


Children shine in nativity

Children shine in nativity

Children shine in nativity

24 December 2019

Barrow Primary School hosts array of Christmas performances.


12 Days of Quizmas: The TV quiz

12 Days of Quizmas: The TV quiz

12 Days of Quizmas: The TV quiz

23 December 2019

If you get 10 out of 10 on this quiz you're probably watching too much telly.


River Stour Trust stages Santa boat trips in Sudbury as Christmas approaches

River Stour Trust stages Santa boat trips in Sudbury as Christmas approaches

River Stour Trust stages Santa boat trips in Sudbury as Christmas approaches

23 December 2019

Father Christmas has ditched his sleigh and joined visitors on a festive-themed river cruise in Sudbury.


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