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Halesworth 2017 Christmas Tree Festival

Venue: St. Mary's Church, Steeple End, Halesworth IP19 8LL link
Open daily from Saturday 25th November to Sunday 31st December, 10am - 3pm.
A big community effort on the theme of 'Christmas Customs'. Come and see around 50 trees, all decorated by local groups, businesses and organisations. All money raised will go to help with the maintenance of this beautiful church.
Ticket Details: Admission FREE but donations very welcome to maintain the church building
Who to Contact: 01986 875941
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Christmas Day Charity Swim at Southwold

Venue: Gun Hill Beach, Southwold link
Annual event organised by Southwold Rotary Club. Fancy dress encouraged. For insurance purposes pre-registration required for swimmers to take part. Open to those aged 16 years and over. To download a registration form or to enter go to . Rules and conditions apply.Swimmers will be asked to raise sponsorship money to benefit chosen charities (see below). Medal presented to all swimmers who take part and raise sponsorship money.

If you don't fancy a dip then just come along to cheer on the participants and watch the fun.

Charities that will benefit from the 2017 event are the Southwold RNLI, Sole Bay Care Fund and Southwold and Reydon Recreational Development Council.
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