Witches in and around Suffolk
Setting an eerie atmosphere with dimmed lights on a warm autumn evening, Pip Wright enthralled a large audience with tales of ‘Witches in and around Suffolk’. Read some more about his talk here....
21 Sep, 2018
Our Index is now online!
A printed index of the many local family-history related records held in our Help Centre has been available there for some years, but is now posted on the website, downloadable ⬇︎ here.
25 Jul, 2018
History: Fact or Fiction?
Our July meeting was treated to a thought-provoking talk by Sue Liddell. Sue, an articulate and entertaining speaker, was formerly a tutor in English and History at UEA. Read more here.
19 Jul, 2018
Our events earlier in 2018
You can still read reports on events earlier in 2018 _18/6/18: "Fisherfolk and Lifeboatmen: The Downings of Aldeburgh" by John Martin _ 21/5/18: "Villages in Wartime" with Sheila Wright _ 16/4/1...
30 Jun, 2018
'The Hold': National Lottery approval
A grant of £10.3m, to create a flagship Heritage Centre and transform people’s access to archives, will see the completion of The Hold, beside Ipswich Waterfront. Read more about it here.
11 Apr, 2018
Some of our events in past years
You can still read reports on past years' events _18/5/15: "Leiston Abbey" by Sheila Harrison _20/7/15: "Reflections on Flanders Field" by Geoff Robinson _22/1/16: "The History of Minsmere" by C...
31 Dec, 2017
Have you a plaque on your house?
Have you ever wondered what the history of your house is? Who lived there, or what the name plaque on the wall might mean? We are undertaking a long-term project: to capture name plaques above prop...
29 Apr, 2016