Events for

Minsmere @ 70 Wildlife Walk

Organised by: RSPB
Venue: RSPB Nature Reserve, Minsmere IP17 3BY link
Explore the seasonal sights and sounds at Minsmere, discover some of our amazing wildlife and learn about key moments in Minsmere's 70-year history during this guided walk with our friendly and knowledgeable guides. Walk lasts approx three hours. ***Places are limited so booking is essential*** Children must be accompanied at all times.
Ticket Details: Price: Adults £8, children £4 plus normal reserve entry fees for non-members. BOOKING ESSENTIAL
Who to Contact: Telephone: 01728 648281
To know more about Walberswick or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.explorewalberswick.co.uk
 
– 18:00

Grand Henham Steam Rally

Organised by: Henham Steam Rally Ltd
Venue: Henham Park, near Southwold NR34 8AQ link
...with vintage fairground, vintage vehicles, working steam demonstration, craft stands, heavy horses, monster trucks and so much more. Taking place on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September. The Grand Henham Steam Rally is a charitable organisation and has several beneficiaries; Southwold (Sole Bay) Lions Club, Wangford Community Council and the Pariochial Church Councils of Sotherton, Uggeshall and Wangford-cum-Henham. This year chosen beneficiaries are Clinks Care Farm, Halesworth Community Nursing Care Fund and the Sandra Chapman Centre at James Paget Hospital.
Dogs on leads and please clear up after your dog.
Free Parking. Camping and caravan sites-in advance £50.00, - at gate £57.00 (cash or card payments only). Camping available from Friday 15th-Mon 18th September.
Ticket Details: At gate: Adult + Over 14 years £12/booked online £10, Child 8-14 years £3, Child aged under 8 years FREE.
Who to Contact: by email info@henhamsteamrally.com
To know more about Blythburgh or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.blythburgh.net
 
– 15:00

Friends of Southwold Library - BIG BOOK SALE

Venue: Scout Hall, Mights Road, Southwold
Massive Selection of Donated Fiction, Non Fiction and Children’s Books. Fill a bag for £3 (bring own bag).
Ticket Details: Fill a bag for £3.00 (Bring your own bag)
Who to Contact: Southwold Library 01502 722519
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 12:30

Southwold Beach Clean - Beachwatch Event

Venue: see event text for venue information
Part of the Great British Beach Clean, an annual event that has been taking place for over 20 years. Volunteers should wear suitable clothing and footwear. If you have them, bring along strong gloves such as gardening gloves. Children and dogs welcome. Come and join in - register with Benedict.Orchard@adnams.co.uk . Meet at The Crown, High Street, Southwold.
Who to Contact: Contact Benedict.Orchard@adnams.co.uk
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 16:00

Minsmere Beach - Beachwatch Event

Organised by: RSPB
Venue: see event text for venue information
Part of the Great British Beach Clean, an annual event that has been taking place for over 20 years. Volunteers should wear suitable clothing and footwear. If you have them, bring along strong gloves such as gardening gloves. Children and dogs welcome. Contact Matt Parrott for more information 01728 648281, no need to book, entry fees apply to non-RSPB members. Meet at RSPB Minsmere Beach, from the end of the North Wall down to Sizewell. Staff and volunteers will be on the beach to assist.
Who to Contact: Contact Matt Parrott for more information 01728 648281, no need to book, entry fees apply to non-RSPB members.
To know more about Walberswick or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.explorewalberswick.co.uk
 
– 16:00

Tour of Southwold Lighthouse

Organised by: Southwold Millennium Foundation
Venue: Southwold Lighthouse, Stradbroke Road, Southwold IP18 6LW link
Tours of Southwold Lighthouse take place on selected dates between April and October and are organised by Southwold Millennium Foundation under licence from the Corporation of Trinity House. PLEASE NOTE minimum height requirement of 1.1 metres tall to climb the tower. Last tour today is at 3:30pm. NB-Please telephone in advance for group bookings of ten or more people.
Ticket Details: Adult £4, child £3 (minimum height 1.1 metres). Family Ticket for 2 adults and up to 3 children £12
Who to Contact: 01255 245156
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk