Team News 24 July

Posted on by Tania Birtwistle

Lunchtime (1.10pm to 1.55pm) Organ Concerts in St. Edmund’s Church, Southwold.

Free Admission with retiring collection.

Wednesday 27th July – Tim Patient, Freelance Organist, Norwich

Wednesday 3rd August – Robert Gower, Organist Cathedral Church of St. Barnabas, Nottingham


Lunchtime (1.10pm to 1.55pm) Summer Sounds in St. Edmund’s Church, Southwold

Free Admission with retiring collection.

Monday 1st August – Sole Bay Singers, a local community choir conducted by Sian Mortlock

Monday 8th August – Hannah Curtis, Soprano & Nicole Johnson, Accompanist

Monday 15th August – David Massey, Classical Guitar

Monday 22nd August – ‘A’ Level students from St. John Leman High School, Beccles

Monday 29th August – Victor Scott, Director of Music, St. Edmund’s Southwold, Organist


The Annual Flower Festival and Meadow Sale at St. Lawrence Church South Cove, begins on Saturday, 30th July and will be open daily from 11am to 5pm. until Tuesday 2nd August. Admission is free and light refreshments are available There will be beautifully arranged flowers on the theme ‘The Elements’ to view and much to browse over and purchase in the marquees. A ticketed Preview Evening is being held on Friday 29th. July from 6pm to 8.30pm with wine and canapés available, all for £3. Tickets are available from Alice Eastaugh 01502 675228 and Alison Evans 01502 675610. There is something for all the family.


Weekend of 31st July & 7th August 2pm to 5pm – Uggeshall Teas

The ever-popular Uggeshall Country Teas will be held on the last weekend in July and the first weekend of August 2016 from 2pm to 5pm. Set in idyllic surroundings of the orchard and garden of the Old School in Uggeshall. Traditional home-made drop scones, breads, Suffolk rusks and delicious forget-the-waistline cakes, all served with freshly-made pots of tea.

Proceeds go towards maintenance of St. Mary’s Church, the Old School and local charities.


Sunday 31st July 11am, Blessing of the Animals Service at Holy Trinity Blythburgh. Bring your pet to be blessed.  All creatures great and small very welcome.


Monday 1st August – Mission Fair at the Market Place in Southwold 9am – 12 noon. Any cakes etc should be brought to the stall that morning. We are raising money for the Street Pastors of Lowestoft and for the school and training college in Kagera.