Community event gives groups chance to show off

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are members of the Sudbury Salvation Army Brass Band. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE
Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are members of the Sudbury Salvation Army Brass Band. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Charities, clubs and other groups were given the chance to put themselves on show on Saturday and display the wide variety of voluntary organisations in Sudbury.

Sudbury on Show offers groups from the town and surrounding villages a chance to show what they offer, with the chance to attract new members.

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are members of the Sudbury Salvation Army Brass Band. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are members of the Sudbury Salvation Army Brass Band. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

In total, around 53 groups filled St Peter’s, while another 40 could be found in the town hall.

Even more organisations can be found in the free booklet available at the town hall and library.

“It went really well,” said Sudbury deputy clerk Jodie Budd. “There was a steady flow of people in both venues all day.

“Groups varied from Churches Together, St John’s Ambulance to TRI Sudbury and The Sudbury Society launching its Love Sudbury campaign.

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are some the stall holders and organisers of Sudbury on Show. from left Gerry Higginsonm Matt Webb, Sue Ayres, Andrew Phillips, Horns Hoey, Anita Floodgate and Sue Tibbetts. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are some the stall holders and organisers of Sudbury on Show. from left Gerry Higginsonm Matt Webb, Sue Ayres, Andrew Phillips, Horns Hoey, Anita Floodgate and Sue Tibbetts. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

“Even people that have lived here for a long time don’t realise how many clubs, charities and organisation there are in Sudbury.”

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured clockwise from from left Shannon Margrie, Aysha Bilgi, Ian Margrie, Alice Fryer and Jazmine Woolley of Sudbury St. John's Ambulance. 

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Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured clockwise from from left Shannon Margrie, Aysha Bilgi, Ian Margrie, Alice Fryer and Jazmine Woolley of Sudbury St. John's Ambulance. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured clockwise from from left Shannon Margrie and Jazmine Woolley of Sudbury St. John's Ambulance. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured clockwise from from left Shannon Margrie and Jazmine Woolley of Sudbury St. John's Ambulance. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are Amy Estall-Meah and Matt Webb of the Richmond Fellowship.

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Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are Amy Estall-Meah and Matt Webb of the Richmond Fellowship. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are Rosemary Woodward, Lorna Hoey and Anne Grimshaw of the Sudbury Society. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are Rosemary Woodward, Lorna Hoey and Anne Grimshaw of the Sudbury Society. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are Rosemary Woodward, Lorna Hoey and Anne Grimshaw of the Sudbury Society. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Pictured are Rosemary Woodward, Lorna Hoey and Anne Grimshaw of the Sudbury Society. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Friendship dancers from left Karen Barltrop, Kathleen Hill, Robin Hart and Diana Gwilliam. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sudbury, Suffolk. Sudbury on Show at St Peter's Church in Sudbury. Friendship dancers from left Karen Barltrop, Kathleen Hill, Robin Hart and Diana Gwilliam. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE