... a bit Suffolk
|su 23 Jul|
|th 6 Jul|
|th 4 May|
The Stradbroke Jazz Festival has had a break but it returns tomorrow and in Debenham. Entertaining again are the delicious Nicola Farnon and her musicians (she's Robert Farnon's great niece). ♫
|th 6 Apr|
Kim and Wally on air at Radio Stradbroke last Sunday.
|mo 3 Apr|
It was Cricket Force day at Stradbroke CC yesterday when a good turn out started preparing the ground for the first match of the season on the 29th. Cricket Force is a cricket promotion involving NatWest and Jewsons which we didn't quite understand but we did get a very fine home made sausage roll.
|fr 27 Jan|
Radio Stradbroke fund raiser tomorrow night in Syleham and Wingfield village hall (a new venue to us) with rock/indie/covers band Red Glass and a cheap bar ... sounds brilliant.
|mo 2 Jan|
Gemma, Katie and Ellie have started a JustGiving page to fund bringing Stradbroke's two play areas up to standard.
|tu 1 Nov|
♫ Volunteer managers and creatives wanted for next year's Stradisphere.
|we 17 Aug|
Radio Stradbroke on air 8pm tonight with Summer Music Nights.
|sa 9 Jul|
♫ At Stradisphere last night in Stradbroke as so often at events it took darkness, the approaching show end and possibly Earl Soham Vic at £3.50/pint for the good sized crowd to fill in the empty space at the stage front. Food, sweets and witty tie died babywear stalls and we much enjoyed three no bass player piece from Norwich The Signs. The festival continues today with Oasis tribute Definitely Maybe topping tonight.
|we 29 Jun|
♫ The Stradisphere musical festival returns to Stradbroke the weekend after next with this year design stall I love the 70s. DJ Huggy (and perhaps chums) on Radio Stradbroke tonight preview the festival.
|we 11 May|
♫ Now that summer is here (on occasion) Radio Stradbroke broadcasts Wednesday evenings as well as Sunday mornings, tonight it's Kim Bannon.
|th 21 Apr|
♫ Stradbroke's music festival Stradisphere this June has released 50 more early bird tickets.
|fr 26 Feb|
Radio Stradbroke fires 10:00am-01:00pm this Sunday with DJ Dave Mann.
|th 7 Jan|
|th 17 Dec|
Radio Stradbroke broadcast a Christmas six jock special this Sunday.
|mo 30 Nov|
On a Long Stratton corner opposite the Shell garage the smaller open all hours Co-op is now Funeral Services so on Sunday nights useful the Stradbroke Spar is open for travellers returning to near the coast.
|su 22 Nov|
Not only was the Saturday morning cafe in the Stradbroke Court House open yesterday but it was also the launch of the Geoffrey Smith archive. Geoffrey Smith (not the gardener) was Stradbroke's John Self making photos of local life and people in the 1950s to 1980s and a good part of his massive archive is now online.
|we 12 Aug|
|sa 11 Jul|
The two stages at this year's highly organised (as last year) Stradbroke Stadisphere face each other and run alternately. Last night admirably OTT rock'n roll histrionics from Little Red Kings, interesting if confusing (to us) stuff from Alfie Snoggaa (what an unfortunate name) plus youthful and impressive pizza throwing, gates open at 11:30am today. ♫
|tu 7 Jul|
YES Yes yes, roller derby in Ipswich this Saturday ... we might faint ... and Friday and Saturday the second and very organised Stradisphere music festival though from the band list time runs backwards in Stradbroke ...
|mo 29 Jun|
We might have to review our opinion that everything is happening near the coast this Saturday the fourth, the Saturday after the 11th is getting pretty busy. Cretingham fete is on the 11th though we're not sure where. In Stradbroke Stradisphere is back with loads of local bands. Last year it was extremely well organised, let's hope this year they're rewarded with a better turnout.