Knodishall Cancer Research UK Support Group

We will be holding a "Boden of London" Clothing Party in Knodishall Village Hall (with 20% off) on Saturday 8th October from 11am until 4.30pm and also on Sunday 9th October from 9am until 12noon.  
We will be selling ladies', men's and children's clothes, accessories, silver jewellery and cards, raising money for Cancer Research UK.
Jo Mayhew 


McMillan Coffee Morning

A MACMILLAN Coffee Morning takes place on September 30th from 10.30am until 1pm in the Methodist Church, Knodishall. 
All welcome come and have coffee and cake with us to raise money for Macmillan Nurses, who do such a wonderful job supporting patients with cancer. 

Film at the Conservative Club, Framlingham

THE film 'Our Kind Of Traitor', stars Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgård, Naomie Harris is directed by Susanna White.  A couple on holiday find themselves lured into a Russian oligarch's plans to defect soon get caught in a dangerous world of international espionage and dirty politics, positioned between the Russian Mafia and the British Secret Service, based on the novel by John Le Carré.  Film category 15, Running time 108 minutes. 

Come to the Conservative Club, Church Street, Framlingham, 7pm for 7.30pm on Wednesday 5th October. All welcome. Entrance for Film@Fram members £4:  Visitors/guests £6. Like our page on Facebook for the latest film news.

Everyman Folk Club - Stratford St Andrew


OUR guests at The Everyman Folk Club on Friday 30th September are Hilary Spencer & Grant Baynham: Quicksilver. Hilary Spencer (That Voice in acapella meistersigners Artisan) and Grant Baynham (ex-'That's Life' and comic songsmith to the starts) have been working together since 2002. One of their first gigs was at the Everyman, and their traditional and self-penned material is always extremely well received. Hilary and Grant are well known for their on-stage repartee - moving, funny, relaxed and occasionally jaw-dropping.

Guests for Friday 28th October are The Dovetail Trio. The distinctive voices and acclaimed instrumental talents of Jamie Roberts (BBC R2 Folk Award nominee), Rosie Hood (BBC Performing Arts winner), and Matt Quinn (Folk Degree alumnus) combine effortlessly to present England's traditional songs with a bold and fresh approach. Together they explore familiar narratives and modern themes with infectious energy and a passion for musical heritage.

The Everyman Folk Club is held at The Riverside Centre, Gt Glemham Road, Stratford St Andrew, Saxmundham, IP17 1LL on the last Friday of the month. All events start at 8pm with the bar opening at 7.30pm. Tickets are only £5 if bought in advance (otherwise £6 on the door subject to availability). For advance ticket sales please contact Mary and Steve Em: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01449 615523. Visit our website Registered Charity No 267165.

Steve Burch 2016 Suffolk Coastal Business and Community Award



THE judging of the Suffolk Coastal Business and Community Awards, has been completed during July and the finalists have been confirmed.

Steve Burch, our 1st Leiston Group Scout Leader, has been voted as a finalist in the category Services to the Community Award and Charity Champion. This is a tremendous achievement against some incredibly tough competition this year.

The finalist in all the categories can be seen on

Scouting exists to help make young people’s lives better, helping them realise their full potential and make an impact on their community. Steve has certainly played his part with 30 years of service. Steve has been a key figure in our community and has been able to give young people from all backgrounds invaluable life skills, opportunities and development.

His commitment to both the local group in fund raising and the wider scouting community has seen him attend : the world scouting jamborees held in Thailand; the 100 year centenary in the UK; many district group camps; Honoured and presented with the Rose Bowl from Saxmundham and District Rotary Club in recognition of his 25 years charity work supporting their East Coast Heritage Walk; Guest of honour at the annual Rotary Club presentation evening in 2015; Raised over £20k last year to replace the Scout Hut Roof.

Congratulations to Steve Burch for being voted as a finalist in each of the above categories. and wish him every success and a very enjoyable evening to remember. The Awards presentation took place on Thursday 15th September at 6.30pm and the winners will be announced at the Awards Dinner on 15th September at The Hangar, Milsoms Kesgrave Hall.