Event lasts approx three hours. Discover what makes Minsmere such a special place to visit in summer as our guides show you some of our wildlife and historical highlights. We’ll look for breeding birds, migrant wading birds, a wide variety of insects and some attractive flowers.
Ticket Details: Adult £11.25, RSPB member £9, children £5.60, Wildlife Explorer £4.50 plus usual reserve entry fees for non members.
Slaughter in Southwold: Southwold Library Crime Writers Festival
Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold
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Slaughter in Southwold weekend taking place on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th June, plus Murder Mystery Musical on Saturday 8th June 2:30pm and 7:30pm, Murder Mystery Night Friday 14th June 7:00pm, and Fun Crime Quiz Night on Saturday 15th June at 7:00pm (see separate entries). Whodunnit Puzzle Sheet available - £1. Solve the crime and you could win a £10 Book Token. Raffle for a Luxury Crime Related Hamper (raffle tickets available from 1st May at Southwold Library).
Authors Talks by: Val McDermid, Nicci French, Elly Griffiths, Felix Francis, Mick Herron, Kate Ellis, Martin Edwards, Jill Dawson and Mark Dawson. Check schedule for the day when booking. Tickets £6 per talk, £18 per day or £36 for the weekend (lunch not included). Lunch with the authors must be pre-booked.
Ticket Details: £6 per talk, £18 per day or £36 for the weekend (lunch today £12)
Who to Contact:
Book at Southwold Library, phone 01502 722519, or on the website www.suffolklibraries.co.uk/slaughter
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.
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.
Venue: Electric Picture Palace, Blackmill Road, Southwold
Doors open 7pm for 7:15pm start. Steve Coogan and John C.Reilly authentically replicating the comic duo in a moving story set during their gruelling swansong theatre tour of UK theatres in 1953. 2018. 98mins.
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 Spring Season is from May 3rd - June 29th.
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