Events for

– 16:00

Bird Ringing at RSPB Minsmere

Organised by: RSPB
Venue: RSPB Nature Reserve, Minsmere IP17 3BY link
Waveney Bird Club’s ringing demonstrations are not to be missed. They offer unique and rare opportunities to experience close encounters with the Minsmere birds – you never know what you might see! Join us to discover more about the lives of the Minsmere birds, what migration adventures they have and the important work the club do every year. These are drop-in events, with no need to book. Ringing is weather dependent so the event may be cancelled or shortened if wet or windy.
Ticket Details: Free event. Normal entry fees apply.
Who to Contact: 01728 648281
To know more about Walberswick or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.explorewalberswick.co.uk
 
– 12:30

Southwold Beach Mission

Organised by: Scripture Union Beach Mission
Venue: Southwold - various venues
Taking place 29th July-2nd August, also 5th-9th August. The Beach Mission is an All-age Christian holiday club with morning, afternoon and evening activities. Events are free and open to all, regardless of faith or belief.
We run groups for children aged between 5-18 yrs as well as activities for parents and toddlers. Age group time starts at 10am at various venues around Southwold Town (see website). All age groups then meet together and we finish with the Beach Special show on the beach (below the Red Lion Pub) which runs from 12-12:30.
Register online at southwoldbeachmission.com. Please also see the website for afternoon and evening activities. Separate Calendar entries have been made for these - see 31st July, 2nd August and 6th August.
Ticket Details: Free event but see text for registration and event location info.
Who to Contact: Andy 07791 064109
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 13:00

Tour of Southwold Lighthouse

Organised by: Southwold Millennium Foundation
Venue: Southwold Lighthouse, Stradbroke Road, Southwold IP18 6LW link
Southwold Lighthouse provides a waymark for vessels navigating the east coast and guides vessels making for Southwold Harbour. On selected dates tours of Southwold Lighthouse are organised by Southwold Millennium Foundation under licence from the Corporation of Trinity House, take approximately 30 minutes, and are on the hour and half hour. To climb the tower there is a minimum height restriction of 1.1 metres tall.
Ticket Details: Adult £4, Child 16 years and under £3, Family of 2 adults + up to 3 children £12. CASH ONLY PLEASE.
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 

General Interest Tour of Holy Trinity Church, Blythburgh

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Blythburgh IP19 9LP link
Holy Trinity, Blythburgh is offering a new service. But this one doesn’t involve hymns, prayers or a sermon! Thanks to local resident Colin Huggins, we’re able to provide a free, general interest tour of the church every Thursday at 11am. There’s no need to book, you simply turn up in the church porch. Children are welcome, but they must be accompanied by an adult throughout the tour.
Ticket Details: No need to book, just turn up. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Who to Contact: To know more, call or text Colin on 0750 8888 460.
To know more about Blythburgh or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.blythburgh.net
 
– 16:00

Tour of Southwold Lighthouse

Organised by: Southwold Millennium Foundation
Venue: Southwold Lighthouse, Stradbroke Road, Southwold IP18 6LW link
Southwold Lighthouse provides a waymark for vessels navigating the east coast and guides vessels making for Southwold Harbour. On selected dates tours of Southwold Lighthouse are organised by Southwold Millennium Foundation under licence from the Corporation of Trinity House, take approximately 30 minutes, and are on the hour and half hour. To climb the tower there is a minimum height restriction of 1.1 metres tall.
Ticket Details: Adult £4, Child 16 years and under £3, Family of 2 adults + up to 3 children £12. CASH ONLY PLEASE.
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 

Mah Jong Group, at Southwold Library

Venue: Southwold Library, North Green, Southwold IP18 6AT link
Can you play mah-jong? Do you want to learn? Come along and join the group at Southwold Library.
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
 

EPP Film Evening - THE MISSIONARY (15)

Organised by: Southwold Film Society
Venue: Electric Picture Palace, Blackmill Road, Southwold IP18 6 link
Doors open 7pm for 7:15pm start. Michael Palin's hilarious Edwardian story of a vicar ministering to fallen women in the East End. With Maggie Smith, Denholm Elliott, Trevor Howard and Michael Hordern. 1982. 90mins.
Southwold Film Society membership required @ £10 a year or £3 for a film season, phone Box Office for details and for bookings. All seats bookable in advance to SFS members and their guests. This Summer Season is from July 25th - August 31st. Tickets: Stalls £6 or £7/Circle £8/Royal Box £15. Evening includes Interval, Organ and National Anthem.
Ticket Details: See text. Southwold Film Society membership required @ £10 a year or £3 for a film season, phone Box Office for info
Who to Contact: Box Office 07815 769565
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk