Kirton & Falkenham Performing arts (KAFPA) Variety Show
Fri 30th Mar 2012
Kirton & Falkenham Performing arts (KAFPA) need to purchase our own lights, and sound equip so we're holding a fundraising show.
Its a variety show, including Singing, drama, prose, African drumming and a raffle.
For tickets call 01394 448238
Friday 30th March 2012 7.30pm
Tickets are JUST £5.00 and include nibbles to munch on at your table
(Please bring your own drinks)
Beer & Cider Festival - Ringshall
Sat 31st Mar 2012
Ringshall Village Hall is holding a Beer & Cider Festival, all local produce.
There will be a talk by Marc Bartram of Bartram's Brewery plus Official Adnams Broadside sausages.
Beer Festival 2pm - 6pm
Quiz and Curry Night from 7pm
Ringshall Village Hall, Lower Farm Road,
Ringshall, Stowmarket Saturday 31 Mar 2012
JOEY ESSEX Meet N Greet
Sun 1st Apr 2012
The Town Kids Trust are bringing reality TV star Joey Essex to the areas biggest Under 18's club night - SwitchTeen at the Malthouse.
7pm to 11pm with Town 102 DJ Dave James playing dance and RnB anthems
Alcohol free clubbing for ages 12 to 17 inclusive
Exclusive meet n greet with Joey Essex
For tickets please click www.switchteen.co.uk
Open Weekend and Craft Fair
Sat 7th Apr 2012 - Sun 8th Apr 2012
Open Weekend & Craft Fair, Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th April 2012 between 10am and 3.30pm. Craft stalls, refreshments plus the Ipswich charter hangings and heritage displays can be viewed.
Car Boot Sale
Sun 8th Apr 2012
Car Boot Sale held at St Clements Social Club, Foxhall Road Ipswich between 12-3pm
Cars £5 Van/trailers £7.50
Book a pitch - Contact Barbara 07766 103563
Charity Quiz Night in aid of St John Ambulance
Wed 11th Apr 2012
Charity Quiz Night in aid of St John Ambulance,
Wednesday 11th April 7:30pm at Seckford Golf Club,
Teams of 4 £13 per person to include a hot meal and prizes for the quiz.
There will be a draw with some great prizes and a bar is available. Anyone interested should contact Karen on 07738259794
582 Restoration Fund event
Fri 13th Apr 2012
In aid of the 582 Restoration Fund of the Orwell Park Observatory.
Friday 13 April, Nacton Village Hall, The Street, Nacton IP10 0EU.
7 pm for 7.30 prompt start. Choice of Fish and Chips, Jumbo Sausage and Chips, Veggie Burger and Chips. BYO drinks, and snacks if wanted. £7.50 per person.
There will also be a raffle.
Contact Tina 07825 699 539
Sun 15th Apr 2012
Suffolk YFC Country Fair, Sun 15th April, Easton Farm Park
£2 for adults, under 16s free
Horse Show, Dog Show, Tradestands, Police Dogs, Dog Agility, Rare Breeds Livestock, Vintage Tractors, BBQ, YFC Axe Men and much more
Sue knock - Clairvoyant event in Ipswich
Wed 18th Apr 2012
Ipswich Sports club on Henley Road at 7.30pm for the Elena Baltacha Academy of tennis the evening is being held purely as a fundraising event for the The Baltacha Academy of Tennis.
All proceeds will go towards the cost's of supplying high quality training programmes for the girls who attend the academies.
To find out more call Kirsty 07919151517 firstname.lastname@example.org and Nicola 07894037996 email@example.com
British Heart Foundation - Red Heart Ball
Fri 20th Apr 2012
British Heart Foundation - Red Heart Ball on Friday 20 April 2012 Novotel, Grey Friars Road, Ipswich, IP1 1UP
Come and join the British Heart Foundation and help us to celebrate with a night of glamorous fun whilst raising money to help heart patients.
The red themed evening will start at 7.30pm, walk in on the red carpet and enjoy a red fruit cocktail, before sitting down to a three-course dinner, followed by coffee and a disco.
Tickets cost £45.00 per person (all proceeds to the British Heart Foundation) and discounts are available for tables of 10.
Right now, heart and circulatory disease is the UKs biggest killer. All money raised from the ball will support the British Heart Foundation to fund vital research into the causes, treatment and prevention of heart disease and circulatory problems, and also for research into childrens heart problems and the provision of cardiac care equipment for local hospitals.
For more information and to buy tickets please call Mr and Mrs Brennan on 01473 747340 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Stargazer Stroll (for CLIC Sargent) in Stowmarket
Sat 21st Apr 2012
The Stargazer Stroll is a sponsored 5 mile circular walk under the stars on Saturday 21st April.
The walk will begin and finish at Stowmarket Town Football Club.
Its £15.00 for Adults and £5.00 for children, all participants will receive a CLIC Sargent t-shirt, bacon roll and medal for taking part in this fun event.
The event is in aid of CLIC Sargent, the UKs leading childrens cancer charity and we ask that everyone tries to raise as much sponsorship money as they can. To register or for more information please call 01284 829090 or email email@example.com
Ipswich Cats Protection Car Boot Sale!
Sun 22nd Apr 2012
Ipswich Cats Protection are holding a car boot sales 12-3pm at St Clements Sports and Social Club, Foxhall Road, Ipswich.
Pitches are £5 for a car, or £7.50 for a car plus trailer, or a van. Pre bookings only
To book a pitch or for more information please contact Jemima on 07766 222701 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
TEDDY BEAR FAYRE
Sat 28th Apr 2012
A Teddy Bear fayre at Little Blakenham Village Hall on the 28th April from 2 - 4pm.
With Plants, Cakes, Tombola, Raffle and much more.
Funds in aid of Lt Blakenham Church.
Angels Wings,Mind Body Spirit Fayre - Hadleigh
Sat 28th Apr 2012
28th April in Hadleigh
Town Hall Complex,Market Place,10am
Readings,Therapists,Jewellery,Oils,Candles,Aura photography,and much more,including demonstrations belly dance,djembe drumming,overtone throat singing,mediumship and more in aid of Breast Cancer Care
Genesis Orwell Mencap - Craft Market
Sun 6th May 2012
6th May 2012:
Ipswich based charity Genesis Orwell Mencap, which provides services for people with disabilities, their families and carers will be opening its doors to host an indoor Craft Market on Sunday 6th May.
With up to 25 independent stalls selling handmade craft items including jewellery, cupcakes, home decor and modern and vintage giftware, visitors will also be able to take part in a raffle and enjoy refreshments.
Fusion Crafts May Craft Fair
Sun 13th May 2012
Join us in supporting Craft & Design month 2012 to browse around the craft stalls.
The Reg Driver Centre, Christchurch Park on 13th May 11 - 4
Free Entrance In aid of Women V Cancer
Contact sarah 07774 010571
Ipswich Midnight walk
Sat 19th May 2012
Where: Ipswich Town Football Club
Be part of it Ladies, join us for St Elizabeth Hospice's biggest fundraising event of the year - the Midnight Walk.
Be part of a fun, rewarding and inspiring night walking with 2,000 women to support St Elizabeth Hospice.
Whether you decide to take part in memory of a loved one, to get fit or to enjoy a great night out with friends and family, you will be helping to ensure we can continue to provide services free of charge to the local community.
Chose from a five mile or eight mile circular walk at night starting and finishing at Ipswich Town Football Club in Portman Road. Join us for a School Disco themed warm up, walk with your friends and family around the town and then enjoy a bacon roll and hot chocolate to finish!
To find out more and register online visit www.midnightwalkipswich.co.uk
Kesgrave Heath Events
Sat 19th May 2012
11am - 4pm
Kesgrave - Heath, Cedarwood and Gorseland Primary Schools, Kesgrave Tennis, Cycle Speedway and Cricket Clubs.
Watch and participate in a range of sports and activities and be a spectator at Kesgrave's very own 'Torch Relay'.
Park at Kesgrave High School and travel to the different venues on a bus from the Transport Museum.
Fun and activities for all ages.
Great Blakenham Jubilee Picnic
Sun 3rd Jun 2012
Jubilee Picnic on the playing fields as part of the Big Lunch for the celebrations of the Queens Jubilee. This is taking place on Sunday 3rd June from midday.
The event is for villagers to bring along a picnic and rug, or to enjoy our barbeque. We have a licensed bar and music.
The Speedway Group that runs here in the village are offering free rides to kids.
The Parish Council is providing free of charge a jubilee mug for every child of the village.
DR WHO -The Crash of The Elysium
Fri 15th Jun 2012 - Sun 8th Jul 2012
The Crash of The Elysium, Punchdrunk’s live Doctor Who adventure which plays in the Crown street car park site here in Ipswich from 15th June – 8th July as part of the London 2012 Festival.
The Crash of The Elysium is a live Doctor Who adventure in which the audience is the star of the show.
Tickets are booked through the Box office of the New Wolsey theatre.
Lark 'n Park
Sun 24th Jun 2012
Lark'n'Park is on Sunday 24 June,Gippeswick Park,starts at 11am till 4.30pm The event raises money for the local area and is free to all,many attractions and fun for all
Ipswich Music Day - July 1st
Sun 1st Jul 2012
Last year over 40,000 people streamed into Christchurch Park to enjoy seven stages offering everything from classical to punk.
Join Town 102 on Sunday 1st July for the biggest and best free one-day festival in the region.
The Olympic Flame in Ipswich this July
Thu 5th Jul 2012 - Fri 6th Jul 2012
The Olympic Flame will come to Ipswich on the evening of Thursday 5th July and will form the centrepiece of an entertainment extravaganza set in Christchurch Park. As part of the event, LOCOG (the London Organising Committee of the Olympic & Paralympic Games) and its presenting partners Coca-Cola, Lloyds TSB and Samsung will stage a variety of entertainment shows culminating in a cauldron being lit from the flame itself.
The Olympic Flame arrives in the UK from Greece on 18th May 2012 and a 70-day Torch Relay starts the next day from Land’s End. In total it is expected to travel 8,000 miles before it arrives in the Olympic Stadium in east London on 27th July.
The route the torch will be taking here in Ipswich will be announced on air here at Town 102
Suffolk Dog Day
Sun 29th Jul 2012
Suffolk Dog Day held at Helmingham Hall on Sunday July 29.
Gates open at 10.30
With dog classes, Peter Purves commentating & plenty more.
See the website for details.
Kesgrave/Gainsborough Basketball Club reunion
Sat 22nd Sep 2012
Calling all ex players of the Kesgrave/Gainsborough Basketball Club 1970-2005.
Join us at our REUNION at Kesgrave High School on Saturday 22nd September 2012.
All persons interested in attending should contact either Peter Rolls or Kevin Brendish by email at email@example.com or by telephone on 07802245318
Christmas Fair - Norbridge Social Club Ipswich
Sun 2nd Dec 2012
Christmas Fair being held on 2nd December 2012
Norbridge social club Ipswich from 1-3pm
Tables £5 booked in advance & non refundable.
Contact Barbara 07766 103563