Celebrating 50 years of the Port of FelixstoweTown Hall Staff   27 Jun 2017

The Mayor, Cllr Nick Barber, was among the distinguished guests who were invited to celebrate the Port of Felixstowe’s 50th anniversary celebrations at the Cutty Sark in Greenwich last Friday. The UK’s first operational container terminal opened at the Port of Felixstowe on 1 July 1967. The 50th anniversary of this major event will be… Read more »

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Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017 – March to LandguardTown Hall Staff   16 Jun 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 Pier). Join the colourful costumed re-enactors representing the Dutch invaders from 1030 for… Read more »

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Felixstowe in Flower 2017 launch at the Triangle, Saturday 17 JuneTown Hall Staff   12 Jun 2017

  Join us at the Triangle in town from 10am – 12noon on Saturday 17th June for the launch of our annual floral display scheme – Felixstowe in Flower. Free sunflower plants and seeds Competitions Music from The Stowaways Balloons and other goodies Horticultural Society stand Girl Guides stand …plus judge the Town Councillors’ flower… Read more »

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Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017 – Travel InformationTown Hall Staff   12 Jun 2017

Special travel arrangements are being put in place for the upcoming Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend, which is expected to draw increased numbers of visitors to the town. Hosted by Suffolk Coastal District Council on Saturday and Sunday, 24 and 25 June, the action-packed weekend will recognise the huge contribution made by our servicemen and women… Read more »

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Chaucer Road – Footway reconstruction June 2017 UpdateTown Hall Staff   08 Jun 2017

Suffolk Highways would like to sincerely apologise for the recent disruption caused with gaining access to residents properties.  To undertake the footway and access reconstruction, it isnt always possible for access into properties to be maintained however, for the remaining works, on street parking will be allowed within the coned area between the  temporary traffic… Read more »

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Woven Theatre Company Play coming to Landguard Fort 28 Sept – 1 OctTown Hall Staff   06 Jun 2017

  PHILIP THICKNESSE – FRIEND OR FOE? The life and very lively times of Phillip Thicknesse, Governor of Landguard Fort 1753-66. LANDGUARD FORT, FELIXSTOWE:  September 28th – October 1st Something fabulous is happening in Felixstowe.  The story of Philip Thicknesse, Governor of Landguard Fort 1753- 66, is being brought to life in the place where… Read more »

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Temporary Closure – A154 Trinity Avenue (June 2017) (reference: .Felixstowe, A154 Trinity Avenue (June 2017))Town Hall Staff   05 Jun 2017

Suffolk County Council intends to make an order closing the A154 Trinity Avenue, Felixstowe westbound only from Dock Gate Number 1 roundabout to Anzani Avenue and eastbound only from the A14 Overbridge to Dock Gate Number 1 roundabout to facilitate carriageway resurfacing. Other coordinated works may also take place during this period. Access will be… Read more »

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Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017 – Kids ZoneTown Hall Staff   26 May 2017

Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend 2017 – Kids Zone This year’s Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend offers something for all ages… including a free 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 action-packed weekend will recognise the huge contribution… Read more »

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Flag for Armed Forces Weekend and a Commemoration for PasschendaeleTown Hall Staff   24 May 2017

Raising the Flag for Armed Forces Weekend followed by a moment of reflection for the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele – Monday 19th June 2017. To recognise the huge contribution made by our servicemen and women, Felixstowe has been chosen as the venue for Suffolk Armed Forces Day this year. 2017 also represents the… Read more »

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