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Events this Month

Headgate Workshops for 8 - 16 Year Olds - Legally Blonde, 24th July 2017 to 28th July 2017, 9:30 to 16:30 at Headgate Theatre Colchester, Chapel Street North, Colchester (22.6 miles)
Workshop for 8 to 16 year olds: Packed with fun and new skills to learn, this workshop will end with a free performance for an invited audience on the last day. Places are limited and will be allocated as money is received. Please call the box office for details, an application form and to book.
Places: �£95


Blood Donation Session, 27th July 2017, 12:50 to 19:30 at Sawston Village College, New Road, Sawston, Cambridge (21.4 miles)
Come and donate blood between 12:50 and 15:30 or between 16:30 and 19:30


The Sugarhill Reunion 2017, 27th July 2017, 18:45 at The Apex, Charter Square (0.1 miles)
The Sugarhill Reunion
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Stapled to a Chicken - What Planet are you on?, 28th July 2017 to 29th July 2017, 20:00 to 22:00 at Headgate Theatre Colchester, Chapel Street North, Colchester (22.6 miles)
Essex's premiere sketch comedians are back, bending reality into humorous shapes and taking you to fantastic new worlds of funny. Join them on a spoof-tastic voyage that has to be seen to be believed. Contains strong language and adult humour.
Tickets: �£11


Photo Workshop Day, 30th July 2017 at Suffolk Owl Sanctuary, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket (16 miles)
The price per adult is £75 incl. café lunch
Photo Workshop Days at the Suffolk Owl Sanctuary offer something special for all keen photographers - a day in the close company of owls, with an expert wildlife photographer on hand to offer tips & tricks of how to get the best from the experience
PHOTO WORKSHOP DAYS are activity courses which are run at the Centre in tandem with our normal operations, attractions & events. All visitors to S.O.S. are welcome to take any photos or videos of our birds and other animals without charge.


Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot & HESFES on 30th July from 8am #carboot, 30th July 2017, 8:00 to 14:00 at Stonham Car Boot, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal (16 miles)

Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot & HESFES (HEFF2017) this Sunday from 8am, Sell from only Five Pounds. This is the one you must sell at!

The next few Sunday's at Stonham Barns Traditional Sunday Car Boot should be good as we have lots of events and huge numbers camping over the next month. Take advantage & turn up & sell from Five Pounds. Covered Stalls Ten Pounds (You can pre book these only). Great weather expected and guaranteed lots of buyers at Stonham.

Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot is on this Sunday, July 3oth 2017 and every Sunday until the end of November. This Sunday is the MUST SELL AT SUNDAY at Stonham Barns Car Boot and that is irrespective of the weather as we have HESFES or HEFF2017 as it is this year. Everyone that sells at Stonham always talks about this day as they all sold more than any other Sunday so make sure you sell at this one. This is over 1500 already camping at Stonham so there is a crowd already there. Just turn up & sell at the car boot from only Five Pounds. We have had great numbers of sellers and buyers at Stonham Barns Car Boot this year as it's such a relaxed and Friendly Sunday Car Boot where you can sell without being hassled. We are in our 5th year now and we are growing each year. So, if you want to sell just turn up at 8am or alternatively hurry up & pre-book the covered stalls (only 20 of these and they are very popular. These always sell quickly). Text 07817539168 to reserve one. Remember that these also offer some welcome shade. You can turn up on the day without booking and sell from Five Pounds.

Everyone loves the friendly atmosphere, the non-aggressive buyers and a good old-fashioned traditional Car Boot. So, 8am start as usual on Sunday. Just turn up and sell from Five Pounds. Events often run at the same time as the Car Boot so make sure you check the events page. This Sunday is The MUST SELL AT ONE which used to be called HESFES but this year is called HEFF2017. This is the showground & more full of buyers camping at Stonham (all ages - over 1500+ expected). The week after we have the VW Dub Camping event 6th August, 13th August). A week later we have the Classic Car Show (August 20th) I will also try and add all the various Car Meets and activities that will bring extra crowds on the Sundays. When the events are on the visitors park next to the Car Boot..

Stonham itself sees many new shops and a new restaurant as well as the popular Owl Sanctuary, Golf/FootGolf and a growing number of craft shops so, the whole experience on a Sunday is also improving. We also have some additional hard ground with lots more coming next year.

As usual you can just turn up from 8am and sell from Five Pounds small Vans are Seven Pounds Fifty, Large Vans Ten Pounds or alternatively use the Covered stalls (Ten Pounds) which are really popular and offer you the chance to sell without having to bring a table. Text your number plate quickly to reserve one (07817539168). These are held till 8.15am only on a Sunday or text if you are coming but delayed. We are on the big field so there's loads of room without extra charges for space taken. When you enter Stonham take the left into the field and wait to be positioned. Gazebos welcome, especially when the weather is potentially poor. We will always try and open (last year we did not open on only one Sunday in the season).

Email: stonhambarnscarboot@hotmail.co.uk for information on the Car Boot and Events at Stonham Barns. Or better still ring me on 07817539168. Alternatively visit the web page, Facebook or twitter pages for further information:

http://www.fishface.co/stonham-barns-car-boot

http://www.facebook.com/stonhambarnscarboot

http://twitter.com/stonhamcarboot


Blood Donation Session, 31st July 2017, 12:50 to 18:45 at The Athenaeum, Angel Hill (0.2 miles)
Come and donate blood between 12:50 and 15:30 or between 16:30 and 18:45


Blood Donation Session, 1st August 2017, 14:05 to 19:00 at Wesley Methodist Church, Christs Pieces, Cambridge (21.7 miles)
Come and donate blood between 14:05 and 15:30 or between 16:30 and 19:00


Jenny's Ark Pet Zoo, 2nd August 2017 to 3rd August 2017 at Suffolk Owl Sanctuary, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket (16 miles)
Jennyâ??s Ark Pet Zoo will be at S.O.S. every Wednesday and Thursday during the school holidays


Blink by Phil Porter, 4th August 2017 to 5th August 2017, 19:30 to 22:30 at Headgate Theatre Colchester, Chapel Street North, Colchester (22.6 miles)
This is the tale of Jonah, Sophie and a fox called Scruffilitis. It's a love story. A dysfunctional, voyeuristic and darkly funny love story, but a love story all the same.

Tickets: �£12, �£10 (students/over 65s)


Hornby Collectors Day, 6th August 2017 at Mid Suffolk Light Railway, Wetheringsett (15.2 miles)
Our popular Hornby collectors day returns once again. Dublo two and three rail layouts, vintage 0 gauge and Meccano displays, plus swap and sales stands. We will also have two locos in steam for the passenger services. A treat for fans and family.


Blood Donation Session, 7th August 2017, 13:30 to 19:15 at Bocking Arts Theatre, Bocking End, Braintree (22.7 miles)
Come and donate blood between 13:30 and 16:00 or between 17:00 and 19:15


Jenny's Ark Pet Zoo, 9th August 2017 to 10th August 2017 at Suffolk Owl Sanctuary, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket (16 miles)
Jennyâ??s Ark Pet Zoo will be at S.O.S. every Wednesday and Thursday during the school holidays


Blood Donation Session, 10th August 2017, 12:50 to 18:45 at The Athenaeum, Angel Hill (0.2 miles)
Come and donate blood between 12:50 and 15:30 or between 16:30 and 18:45


IAA Lunchtime Concert - Silbury Hill, 10th August 2017, 13:00 to 14:00 at Museum Street Methodist Church, Black Horse Lane, Ipswich (19.7 miles)
Silbury Hill, an East Anglian- based duo, play throughout the region at events, festivals, bars and clubs, as well as in France and Belgium. They have produced three CDs of original material: The Tudor Rose, Broadside and Mayhem and Justice of the Rowan. Much of their original music is inspired by their Suffolk roots and this is what they bring to us today. Expect songs and stories of Thomas Wolsey, Dunwich, St. Edmund, plus a few surprises along the way! Admission is free with a retiring collection. Tea and coffee are served from 12.30pm


The East Anglian Garden Railway Show, 12th August 2017 at Bressingham Steam Museum & Gardens, Low Road, Bressingham, Diss (15.2 miles)
Full Steam Saturday! ! ! Alongside the Garden Railway Show we have our annual miniature steam traction engine rally. The museum will be operating all of its steamable engines. The miniature railway will also be running.


Steam in Miniature Weekend, 12th August 2017 to 13th August 2017 at Bressingham Steam Museum & Gardens, Low Road, Bressingham, Diss (15.2 miles)
Bressinghamâ??s annual Steam in Miniature weekend has come around again where working scale models of steam locomotion are on show, ranging from the large and decorative engines used by fairground showmen and the travelling fairs to the more humble road rollers used to maintain the highways and by-ways. Scales range from 2½ inches to the foot to the larger models of approximately half the size of the originals.


Photo Workshop Day, 13th August 2017 at Suffolk Owl Sanctuary, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket (16 miles)
The price per adult is £75 incl. café lunch
Photo Workshop Days at the Suffolk Owl Sanctuary offer something special for all keen photographers - a day in the close company of owls, with an expert wildlife photographer on hand to offer tips & tricks of how to get the best from the experience
PHOTO WORKSHOP DAYS are activity courses which are run at the Centre in tandem with our normal operations, attractions & events. All visitors to S.O.S. are welcome to take any photos or videos of our birds and other animals without charge.


Blood Donation Session, 13th August 2017, 9:40 to 16:00 at Wilson Marriage Centre, Barrack Street, Colchester (22.9 miles)
Come and donate blood between 09:40 and 12:15 or between 13:45 and 16:00


Bubble Rush 2017, 13th August 2017, 11:00 to 16:00 at Christchurch Park Ipswich, Bolton Lane, Ipswich (19.9 miles)
Bubble Rush is coming back to Christchurch Park on Sunday 13 August!
Bubble Rush is a fantastic, fun-filled, family event in which anyone of any age can take part.
The 5k fabulously frothy event features five bubble stations with bubble cannons which blasts participants with crazy-coloured bubbles, covering you in safe, frothy foam!
Each station jets out different coloured bubbles and unique music to listen to as you run, walk or dance along the route.
For more information please visit: https://www.stelizabethhospice.org.uk/events/events-and-challenges/2935/bubble-rush-2017/


Blood Donation Session, 14th August 2017, 12:50 to 19:15 at King Edward vii Memorial Hall, High Street, Newmarket (11.3 miles)
Come and donate blood between 12:50 and 15:30 or between 16:30 and 19:15


Jenny's Ark Pet Zoo, 16th August 2017 to 17th August 2017 at Suffolk Owl Sanctuary, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket (16 miles)
Jennyâ??s Ark Pet Zoo will be at S.O.S. every Wednesday and Thursday during the school holidays


Blood Donation Session, 16th August 2017, 13:25 to 19:00 at Bramford Rd Meth Ch Hall, Bramford Road, Ipswich (18.8 miles)
Come and donate blood between 13:25 and 15:40 or between 17:00 and 19:00


Blood Donation Session, 18th August 2017, 13:30 to 19:15 at The Village Hall, York Road, Earls Colne, Colchester (19.1 miles)
Come and donate blood between 13:30 and 16:00 or between 17:00 and 19:15


Roy Ayers, 19th August 2017, 18:00 at Cambridge Junction, Clifton Road, Cambridge (21.4 miles)
Roy Ayers
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Blood Donation Session, 21st August 2017, 12:50 to 19:30 at Community Centre, Coles Road, Milton, Cambridge (20.2 miles)
Come and donate blood between 12:50 and 15:30 or between 16:30 and 19:30


Blood Donation Session, 22nd August 2017, 12:50 to 19:30 at Wesley Methodist Church, Christs Pieces, Cambridge (21.7 miles)
Come and donate blood between 12:50 and 15:30 or between 16:30 and 19:30


Jenny's Ark Pet Zoo, 23rd August 2017 to 24th August 2017 at Suffolk Owl Sanctuary, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket (16 miles)
Jennyâ??s Ark Pet Zoo will be at S.O.S. every Wednesday and Thursday during the school holidays


Blood Donation Session, 23rd August 2017, 12:50 to 18:45 at The Athenaeum, Angel Hill (0.2 miles)
Come and donate blood between 12:50 and 15:30 or between 16:30 and 18:45


Blood Donation Session, 25th August 2017, 13:25 to 19:35 at Feering Community Centre, Coggeshall Road, Feering, Colchester (24 miles)
Come and donate blood between 13:25 and 16:00 or between 17:00 and 19:35


Cambridge District Art Circle Art Exhibitio, 26th August 2017 to 28th August 2017, 10:00 to 17:30 at Grantchester village hall (23 miles)
The Exhibition will have both framed and unframed work, as well as cards. Visitors could purchase refreshments and delicious home-made cakes (including gluten-free). The exhibition will be held at Grantchester Village Hall, High Street, Grantchester, Cambridge, CB3 9NF. This is an ideal opportunity for visitors to buy original art from local professional and amateur artists, in a variety of subjects and media including oils, acrylics, watercolours, mixed media and pastels.


Local Clubs

Elvis Remembered Fan Club
An active club enjoying Elvis's career and music. The club produces a bi-monthly newsletter and encourages contributions from its members. If we can get enough members in the Bury St Edmunds area, social events can be organised. Contact the club at tigergirl2uk@aol.com asking for a membership pack to be sent to your address. If you wish to join our club, one year’s subscription is £5, upon which you will receive the latest newsletter and a membership card.
If you'd like more information, you can email the club


Milkmaid/Headway Folk Club meet at The Royal British Legion Club, Guildhall Street (0.3 miles)
Organiser Terry Walden ran the Milkmaid Folk Club in Willingham, Cambridgeshire from 1995-99 and in Wymondham, Norfolk from 1999-2002 and is reviving his former role with this new monthly club. All proceeds from the club go to West Suffolk Headway, an activity/rehabilitation centre in Bury St Edmunds for people who have had their lives shattered by brain injury through such things as accidents, strokes and brain tumours.
If you'd like more information, you can telephone Terry on 01284 705780, email Terry or visit thier website


St Edmundsbury Scale Model Club meet at Committee room of the Horringer Community Centre, The Street, Horringer (1.8 miles)
Second Wednesday of every month 7.30pm to 10pm.
Discuss, build and show plastic models of aircraft, helicopters, tanks, cars, ships, etc. We welcome all those who want to improve themselves and the hobby.
If you'd like more information, you can telephone Club Secretary on 01284 750235, email Club Secretary or visit thier website


TinyTalk meet at Southgate Community Centre, Caie Walk (0.9 miles)
The UK's favourite baby signing classes
TinyTalk is the leading baby signing organisation in the United Kingdom.
We provide experienced and well-trained baby signing teachers, delivering quality educational and fun baby signing classes for babies.
TinyTalk offer baby signing and singing classes for mums (or dads!) and their babies or toddlers across the UK.
In each 1-hour baby signing class...
· You and your baby will learn a number of baby signs for useful everyday words and phrases - allowing you to talk to your baby for the first time by baby signing
· You'll spend time singing favourite nursery rhymes and action songs
· Apart from learning baby signing, your baby will also have time to play with a variety of toys - whilst the mums relax with coffee and biscuits!
The TinyTalk approach is both professional and relaxed. TinyTalk baby signing classes are structured but they are also great fun. Parents and babies seem to adore what the TinyTalk baby signing classes formula offers!
· All of our baby signing classes are run on a drop in basis and not pre-booked
· We sing familiar, well-known songs while baby signing
· We charge only once per family (not per child)- i.e. that twins, triplets etc. are not penalised!
· The baby signing classes are lots and lots of fun with a structured but relaxed atmosphere
· TinyTalk use British Sign Language signs in our baby signing classes, enabling everyone to not only communicate with their hearing baby, but also start communication with the Deaf Community
· Our baby signing classes are suitable for 0 to 2 year olds. Even newborns are most welcome! Children over 2 years old can also attend at the discretion of the class teacher.
If you'd like more information, you can visit thier website


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