Hello from Loddon!

There are lots of lovely things to see and do in the market town of Loddon, the most northerly of the Waveney Valley Towns. Loddon is a traditional Norfolk market town, based on the River Chet which is part of the Norfolk Broads. It has some lovely Georgian buildings and a rather magnificent church in…

Cosy fireplace at Old Rectory Cottages, Bungay, Suffolk

Special Offers On Spring Breaks Near Bungay

There are some lovely special offers at the Old Rectory Holiday Cottages in Flixton, near Bungay. Four stylish one-bedroom cottages are available for breaks in the beautiful Waveney Valley on the Suffolk/Norfolk border. Owners Jeannie and Keith Parker moved to the Victorian rectory in 2005 and refurbished the four outbuildings, turning them into stylish holiday…

Bungay Beer Festival

Bungay Beer Festival

Don’t miss the Bungay Community Beer Festival on Saturday, 11th March. The aim is to raise money for the community centre and have a sociable time while doing so! Starting at 12pm there will be 12 real ales on offer, live music and a hog roast. Bungay Community Centre, Upper Olland Street, Bungay  

Bedroom at Inglewood House, Bressingham, Norfolk

Inglewood House B&B, Bressingham

We are delighted to welcome a new B&B to the Visit Waveney Valley website. Inglewood House B&B is conveniently situated close to Bressingham Steam and Gardens and other Norfolk/Suffolk visitor attractions and is surrounded by countryside. This warm, friendly B&B is nestled in a designated ‘Quiet Lane’ in rural South Norfolk in a hamlet of…

Snowdrops at Raveningham Hall Gardens, Norfolk

Snowdrop Tours at Raveningham Hall

Snowdrop Tours will be taking place at Raveningham Gardens on Sunday, 12th February at 11.30am and 2pm. Richard Hobbs, one of the gardening experts on BBC Radio Norfolk’s Garden Party and Raveningham’s garden consultant, is leading tours of the garden’s snowdrops. Raveningham Hall is the home of Sir Nicholas and Lady Bacon and it was…


Bressingham Half Term Opening

Date for your diary: Bressingham will be opening its doors again for the February school half term from Saturday, 11th February to Sunday, 19th February.  The Dad’s Army exhibition hall, one of the railways and the Gallopers will be in operation, providing entertainment for the whole family. Ticket price details and further information have yet…

Snowdrops at Raveningham Hall Gardens, Norfolk

Snowdrops at Raveningham Hall Gardens

Raveningham Hall Gardens will be open for the snowdrop season from Wednesday, 1st February to Tuesday, 28th February (closed on Saturdays). Visitors will see drifts of snowdrops in the main garden from 11am to 4pm (dusk if earlier). Raveningham Hall is the home of Sir Nicholas and Lady Bacon and it was Sir Nicholas’ mother,…

Berly Cottage, Waveney Valley

Berly Cottage in Harleston

We are pleased to have a new self-catering cottage on the Visit Waveney Valley website. Berly Cottage is a freshly renovated 19th century cottage which sleeps five people in the attractive market town of Harleston, Norfolk in the beautiful Waveney Valley. The cottage is in a quiet corner of the town, close to footpaths and…

Father Christmas on the Gallopers Bressingham Steam_photo James Hoye

Christmas at Bressingham

Enjoy Christmas at Bressingham. From Saturday, 3rd to Saturday, 24th December Father Christmas will be at Bressingham. Rudolph is away on his holidays so Santa decided to use his old faithful steam car for the journey to Norfolk Visitors can take a ride on the steam train along the Nursery Line; under 12s can visit…