News

  1. Churchyard Angels

    By John Simpson on May 17th, 2017

    Would anyone care to join a small team to carry out simple light maintenance jobs at ground level around the churchyard? It would take up "a couple of hours now and then" using your own general gardening tools and gloves. The immediate need is for …

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  2. ITV Anglia reports on Walberswick Scroll

    By News Ed on May 17th, 2017

    For those who missed it, Anglia News has featured Walberswick's unique 123 foot long village scroll, painted by John Doman Turner between 1931 and 1932. There are interviews with Richard Scott, are own resident expert on the subject and Esther Freud, …

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  3. The Sky's the Limit

    By News ed on May 16th, 2017

    Many of you will know Ben Rourke from The Anchor, where he has worked during school holidays and weekends over the last three years, starting as ‘glass collector’. It’s been a crucial role for him in more ways than one and the money he has …

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  4. Crabbing history

    By News Ed on May 16th, 2017

    The iconic "I caught crabs in Walberswick' T-shirts have been gathering dust in my 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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