Events for

– 16:30

OPEN DAY AT STEAMWORKS

Organised by: Southwold Railway Trust
Venue: STEAMWORKS, Blyth Road, Southwold IP18 6AZ link
The SteamWorks site in Blyth Road lies adjacent to the 1879 Southwold Railway trackbed and close to the site of Southwold Station. Just ten minutes' walk from the town centre, it is where The Southwold Railway Trust volunteers are working on locomotives and rolling stock, with the aim of re-creating the experience of travelling on the 3-foot gauge Southwold Railway (operated 1879-1929).
Come and see how this site is being transformed, the 3-foot gauge steam engine Scaldwell, the Blyth Valley Light Railway (a 7.25 inch railway), and learn more of what the Trust is achieving. Refreshments available. Shop. All Welcome.
Ticket Details: FREE entry - rides £2
Who to Contact: 01502 725422
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 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
 
– 16:30

Walberswick Horticultural Show

Venue: Village Hall, Main Street, Walberswick IP18 6TZ
Classes for fruit, vegetables, flowers, baking, jams and preserves etc. Everyone welcome to see the exhibits. Refreshments. Raffle.
To know more about Walberswick or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.explorewalberswick.co.uk
 

SAMIA MALIK

Venue: The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth IP19 8BY link
Fresh from a sell-out tour of the States, Samia returns to tour the UK with an electrifying new collaboration with her new show in Samia Malik Company. Born in Saudi Arabia to Pakistani parents, Samia Malik has lived in the UK since she was a child. She writes and performs songs in Urdu and English based on traditional Urdu Ghazal (a highly refined union of poetry with music), extending and subverting the form to explore contemporary issues around identity, race and gender. Samia is also a visual artist: her live shows are supported by translations and projections of her original visual art. Accompanied by internationally respected Italian guitarist Giuliano Modarelli.
Ticket Details: Ticket price - Standard £12.00
Who to Contact: Box Office and Booking Tickets 0300 3033 211
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net