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  1. Ben Rourke scholarship success

    By News Ed on November 19th, 2017

    Those of you who have been following the progress of Ben Rouke, who has now recieved his Priate Pilot's Licence, will be delighted to see that he has also been presented with his scholarship certificate from the Honourable Company of Air Pilots. …

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  2. Stunning photographs

    By News Ed on November 10th, 2017

    We have been sent these remarkable photographs by village resident Jon Winyard and are delighted to share them here with you all. Don't forget that we are always happy to feature your images in the Gallery, there are albums for photographs and …

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  3. On this day!

    By Contributing archivist on November 4th, 2017

    Weekend of 4th November 1882.   One the the worst floods to affect much of England occurred during the weekend of 25th October 1882. By kind permission of The British Newspaper Archives, we have transcribed and reproduce below an extract taken from …

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  4. Found - Mobile phone

    By News Ed on November 3rd, 2017

    Black phone in black case with brown inner lining found on the beach. Old and much used and marked on face with multiple scratches. Very possibly drowned but we will attempt to charge it today. Contact us 

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  5. On this day!

    By Contributing archivist on November 1st, 2017

    The Ipswich Journal, 1st November 1834. The River Blyth has always had a problem with silting up. By kind permission of the British Newspaper Archives, we reproduce part of a lengthy article describing the use of a new steam escavator to make …

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  6. On this day!

    By Contributing Editor on October 18th, 2017

    We reproduce by kind permission of the Britsh Newspaper Archives, this verse which appeared in the Leamington Spa Courier, 18th October 1884   ARTIST ON THE BRAIN(A song of the Sea-side) I always did love Walberswick, and have in olden …

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  7. Thank you Walberswick

    By Chairman, HH/S committee on October 17th, 2017

    from the Heritage Hut and Scroll Committee for placing your green tokens in the appropriate charity box in the Tuck Shop. The East of England Co-Op have today announced they are donating £300 towards the refurbishment of the Heritage Hut.

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  8. Cultural weekend 21/22 October

    By Contributing editor on October 15th, 2017

    A WALBERSWICK SPECIAL! 21st October 2017 at 7.30pm in the Village Hall. The Walberswick Local History Group's  Autumn Lecture will be given by Bill Ungless and Esther Freud. Bill Ungless will speak about the life and work of Charles Rennie …

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  9. Children's Clubs

    By New Ed on October 14th, 2017

    Following the huge success of the first Walberswick Children's Club in September the next date has been announced. The doors will open at the Village Hall at 5.30pm on Friday November 3rd, with entertainment from 6pm and a range of refreshments and …

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  10. CONGRATULATIONS

    By contributing editor on October 9th, 2017

    To BEN who has gained his Private Pilot's Licence in an incredibly short time! Watch this space for a more indepth report coming shortly!

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