Norfolk Day Shop 2018

Beccles and Bungay Events

A popular amateur dramatic troupe are set to set the stage alight once again as they return with a brand new show.

The fourth instalment of a country fair will once again honour the memory of a woman who suffered with MS.

An historic market town will burst into life as a market showcasing the best food, drink and handmade items from across the region.

An army of sharply dressed scarecrows will once again descend on a Suffolk village to celebrate 50 years since its inception.

It is a show which has thrilled audiences around the globe, from the West End to Broadway, and now it is coming to Beccles.

Beccles-based Spotlight Musical Theatre Group’s production of Summer Holiday the musical comes to the Beccles Public Hall next week.


Beccles Friends in Harmony Choir will be holding another concert of easy listening music together with their special guests.

Scores of events have now been organised to celebrate the first ever Norfolk Day this summer.

University of East Anglia

A popular brass band will be warming up for a prestigious engagement at Windsor Castle with an outdoor summer concert at Ditchingham Hall.

While most of us are turning our attention to the beach, barbecues and lazy summer days, some are already giving thought to Christmas.

With just days to go before planes from all eras roar over the coast here’s a quick rundown of what to expect and how to make the best of your visit.


A selection of artists are opening their studios to the public as part of this year’s Suffolk Open Studios.

A beautiful country estate is opening its gardens to the public in a bid to raise money for those living with motor neurone disease.

Disco lovers will soon be boogieing in Beccles as a popular DJ returns to play classic 70s and 80s tracks.

For fans of Antiques Roadshow and curiosities made from glass will be in for a treat at Southwold Arts Festival with Andy McConnell due to speak at the event.

Salvation Army

Latitude organisers have added more big names to this year’s line-up, from Oscar winning filmmaker Asif Kapadia to queen of teen literature Juno Dawson.

BBC Radio

An event held to showcase all that Beccles has to offer is returning for the fifth year.

One of film’s most revered actors will take part in the launch of the latest novel from an award-winning author.

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