Bungay

Towns along the Waveney Valley

Get to know the towns along the Waveney Valley   The beautiful Waveney Valley is peppered with picturesque towns and villages, each with their own individual character. Discover some of their hidden treasures, locally produced food and drink, thatched cottages, ancient churches, village greens and inviting local pubs, where you will receive a warm and friendly Waveney…

vintage tea closeup

IT’S COMPETITION TIME!

Like our Facebook page and Win a Vintage Afternoon Tea for two.   For this months Competition Time, our lovely friends at The Pennoyer Centre in Pulham St Mary, are offering a Vintage Afternoon Tea for two people absolutely free. Normally £15 per person, Afternoon Tea includes a selection of sandwiches, cheese and fruit scones,…

Flint Vineyard_Ben & Hannah Witchell in the vines

This week in the Waveney Valley

Running along the border between Norfolk and Suffolk, the Waveney Valley is an unspoilt haven of wildlife, idyllic villages and unique market towns.  Guided Tours and Tastings Flint Vineyard is one of England’s most exciting new wineries, based in the beautiful Waveney Valley, close to the bustling market town of Bungay. Winemaker, Ben Witchell, combines cutting…

Beccles Lido

Top 5 things to do in the Waveney Valley

This bank holiday weekend…   1. Make a splash at Beccles Lido Re-openening for the summer on Saturday 27 May, in Puddingmoor, Beccles, by the beautiful River Waveney, Beccles Lido provides a fun filled day around a traditional open air swimming pool. There is a 30 x 15 metre pool, separate toddler and paddling pools which…

Waveney Valley Beer, Wine and Cider Trail

Waveney Valley Ale, Wine and Cider Trail

A new tourist trail has been launched to highlight some of the outstanding producers of cider, ale and win in the beautiful Waveney Valley. Seven drinks producers between Diss and Bungay will open their doors to visitors for guided tours and tastings between 11am and 5pm on the last Saturday of the month of May;…

Harleston Open Gardens, Waveney Valley

Harleston’s Summer Events

Harleston is the place to be this summer, where there are some lovely events on the horizon. The town has a vibrant arts community with many artists, writers, actors and musicians living in the area. The annual Harleston & Waveney Art Trail takes place over three weekends in the summer, with more than 30 professional…

Raveningham Garden, Waveney Valley

Raveningham Gardens Spring Flowers Weeks

Raveningham Gardens’ Spring Flowers Weeks are from Monday 1 May to Friday 19 May, open 11am to 4pm (closed all Saturdays and Sundays). Enjoy the array of spring flowers on the meadow: ox eye daisies, birds foot trefoil, pink campion, cowslips, meadow buttercup, sorrel, ragged robin, snakeshead fritillaries and yellow rattle on the wild flower…

Suffolk Walking Festival 2017

Suffolk Walking Festival 2017

This year, the Suffolk Walking Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary and it is going to be bigger than ever before, with over 100 walks across much of the county. There is something for everybody in the anniversary programme, whatever your walking experience or level of ability. There are ranges of different lengths of walks…

A stitch in Time, Bungay, Suffolk

A Stitch in Time

The exhibition, A Stitch in Time, offers the visitor the opportunity to explore Bungay through the textiles that have been left as legacies of its past and enjoy admiring textiles that it is hoped will become heirlooms for future generations. Many of the older items on show owe their origins to the churches and Benedictine…

Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum, Suffolk

EAAAster Trail in Aid of East Anglian Air Ambulance

Join East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) for their Easter eggstravaganza trail around the Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum in Flixton, near Bungay in Suffolk on Sunday, 16th April. For £3 per child, visitors will receive a printed trail map to explore the museum and find clues among a collection of aircraft and aviation-related artefacts. Take the…