News

  1. Crabbing history

    By News Ed on May 16th, 2017

    The iconic "I caught crabs in Walberswick' T-shirts have been gathering dust in a shed for the last 7 years, and after consultation with the last remaining Crabbing Championship Committee member, it has been decided that they should have a new home …

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  2. Walberswick Bird Song Walk 2017 – A Tribute to Tony Lancaster

    By Pat Lancaster on May 10th, 2017

    I thought you might like to know how the Bird Song Walk went. It was an extremely cold morning but I was warmed and honoured to have had so many friends come along to support me. A bit daunting at first but realising the affection everyone had for …

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  3. Southwold Gorse Fire

    By News Ed on May 8th, 2017

    A serious fire has devastated reedbeds and heathland on Southwold common, and caused smoke damage to the Golf Club. Miraculously there were no casualties. Local news agencies have all reported on the event and the incredible work of the Fire …

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  4. The Church Tower

    By on May 7th, 2017

    Click here to see views from St Andrew's church tower which will be open on at least four Saturdays this summer - 27th May, 29th July, 12th August and 19th August. Click here to see what else is on in Walberswick.

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  5. Art for Cure

    By Ed. on May 5th, 2017

    Raising money for the care and cure of breast cancer, SHE is an inspired collection of paintings, sculpture, ceramics and prints, all about women. It is showing on the weekend of 3rd and 4th June at the Garage Gallery, Aldeburgh. Sarah Muir Poland …

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  6. Chas Elliott

    By Sonia Elliott on April 29th, 2017

    My lovely Chas died early this morning - very peacefully. He did not want a funeral and has chosen Direct Cremation, the same as Bowie and Lennon. Rock n' Roll to the end!

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  7. St Andrew's church

    By Joanna Saunders and Julia Josephs on April 19th, 2017

    "St. Andrew’s church council was upset to realise we had not picked up that the Annual Parish Meeting was taking place on 13 April and so a representative had failed to attend.  The meeting came in the middle of the Holy Week Services and we were …

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  8. A Walberswick Scroll "Double-Header"

    By John English on April 17th, 2017

    Saturday, 13th May.  A unique opportunity to view the scroll, then hear and question the experts. There will be three showings of the scroll in the Heritage Hut at 10am, 11am and 12 noon, to be followed by an evening on John Doman Turner and the …

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  9. Funeral Service

    By on April 16th, 2017

    Monica Louisa Old (Christine's mother) died peacefully at Green Gates on 29th March. Her funeral service will take place at Sacred Heart Church Southwold on Tuesday, 18th April 2017 at 12 noon. For further details please see the notice in the village …

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  10. Easter Egg Hunt

    By News Ed on April 11th, 2017

    The Annual Walberswick Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Easter Sunday

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