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  1. Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend - Raising the Flag

    By Stephen Rampley on June 19th, 2017

    Today (Monday 19 June 2017), marks the start of Armed Forces Week. At 1000 this morning, the Mayor of Felixstowe, Nick Barber officially raised the Armed Forces flag outside the Town Hall in Felixstowe. This was followed by a short service at the …

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  2. Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend - March to Landguard

    By Stephen Rampley on June 16th, 2017

    With just over a week to go until Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017… everyone is being invited to follow in the ‘footsteps of history’ with a special seafront march on Sunday 25 June starting from the Felixstowe Beachside Events Area (near the …

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  3. Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend - Travel Information

    By Stephen Rampley on June 8th, 2017

    Special travel arrangements are being put in place for the upcoming Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend in Felixstowe, which is expected to draw increased numbers of visitors to the town. Hosted by Suffolk Coastal District Council on Saturday and Sunday, 24 …

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  4. Landguard Fort - Philip Thicknesse: Friend or Foe?

    By Stephen Rampley on June 2nd, 2017

    Something fabulous is happening in Felixstowe from Thursday 28 September to Sunday 1 October 2017. The story of Philip Thicknesse, Governor of Landguard Fort 1753-66, is being brought to life in the place where it all happened. A site specific …

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  5. Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend - Plan your Weekend!

    By Stephen Rampley on June 1st, 2017

    With just over three weeks to go until this year’s Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend, we are pleased to announce the official event Souvenir Programme is now available. Hosted by Suffolk Coastal District Council on Saturday and Sunday, 24 and 25 June, …

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  6. Felixstowe Events Listings

    By Stephen Rampley on June 1st, 2017

    The fantastic seaside town of Felixstowe offers a year-round programme of events and activities for everyone. Click here to download the:June Events Listing 2017 Click here to download the:July Events Listing 2017 Please note: these documents are in …

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  7. Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend - Kids Zone

    By Stephen Rampley on May 25th, 2017

    This year’s Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend offers something for all ages… including a fun-packed Kids Zone with exciting activities and adventures by the sea. Hosted by Suffolk Coastal District Council on Saturday and Sunday, 24 and 25 June, the …

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  8. Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend - Music by the Sea

    By Stephen Rampley on May 18th, 2017

    From Baggy Trousers to an uplifting ladies choir… From Californication to drums and bugles… this year’s Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017 offers a two day mini music festival beside the seaside for all ages and tastes - and best of all it is …

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  9. Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend - Let Battle Commerce!

    By Stephen Rampley on May 11th, 2017

    The clash of swords and firing of muskets… the seaside town of Felixstowe is preparing itself for an almighty battle for Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017. In scenes that have not been seen in the town in over three centuries, the town will once …

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  10. Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend - Sky High!

    By Stephen Rampley on May 4th, 2017

    The amazing Global Stars Aerobatic Team are taking to the skies over Felixstowe for Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017 (SAFW), which is being hosted this year by Suffolk Coastal District Council on Saturday and Sunday, 24 and 25 June. The …

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