Wednesday April 22, 7.30pm: Society AGM, University of Suffolk Waterfront Building

      (please note change of venue). Speaker: Amy Rushton, Project Co-ordinator for 'The Hold'.

Friday June 5 - Sunday 14: 3 Silent Street; Society exhibition for the 500th Anniversary of the

      Field of the Cloth of Gold (as master-minded by Cardinal Wolsey). Free/open to the public.

Thursday July 16: The Society’s 60th Anniversary Celebration Garden Party at

      Ransomes Sports Pavilion, Sidegate Avenue, Ipswich.

August 13: Visit Harwich aboard the sailing barge Victor with IMT (see the flyer in this issue).

September 12-13: Heritage Open Days.
November 18: Annual Awards Evening at The Hold (tbc).

Outings:   20 May - Guided tours of Hadleigh and Finchingfield Guildhall;  11June - Gressenhall Museum;   7 July - Kew Gardens


Thursday July 2, 7pm: Diplomacy with Axe, Lance and Sword: 500 years since The Field of Cloth of Gold Tournament, a talk by Dr Tobias Capwell, Christchurch Mansion. Contact:

emma.roodhouse@colchester.gov.uk for information (Friends of the Ipswich Museums).