Tag: Suffolk

24 July 2017

Two Ipswich’s – 10,000 miles apart

The county town of Suffolk is, of course, Ipswich, which has a proud history of manufacturing, beautiful parks, a thriving riverside and a popular transport museum. In Australia there is another Ipswich, 26 miles from Brisbane, which also has a proud history of manufacturing, beautiful parks, a popular transport museum, etc. This much I learnt from a guidebook, but I assumed that the similarities probably […]

3 June 2013

Review of “Blue Remembered Hills”, Framlingham Amateur Dramatic Society

29 May -1 June 2013, Headmaster Porter Theatre, Framlingham College How dramatically childhood has changed in just a couple of generations! Can you imagine seven children in 2013 playing together without a computer game, mobile phone or reference to a TV programme or celebrity? What children would now be allowed to play in woods, unaccompanied by an adult, and armed with catapults, matches and knives? […]

9 May 2013

Saddle Up for Summer.

  As small sun-shaped symbols hopefully appear on the weather forecasters maps, many people will remember the sporting summer of 2012 and decide they really should head outdoors and take up a sport. Perhaps cycling?  Riding a bike could help you to get fit, save you money and enable you to enjoy the towns and countryside of Suffolk and Norfolk from a new perspective. There […]

27 November 2012

ISSBA Meet the Members Networking Event

  The Ipswich and Suffolk Small Business Association (ISSBA) Meet the Members  Networking coffee morning  The New Wolsey Theatre – in the upstairs bar. The pantomime is on at the New Wolsey Theatre so you might want to “look behind you” whilst at the latest networking opportunity being organised by ISSBA! Both ISSBA members and visitors are welcome to attend the January ISSBA networking event […]