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Organisers appeal for help to ensure future of Sudbury Festival of Performing Arts

Organisers appeal for help to ensure future of Sudbury Festival of Performing Arts

Organisers appeal for help to ensure future of Sudbury Festival of Performing Arts

15 November 2019

The festival is facing a battle to survive due to a shortage of help.


Clare songwriter hopes vegan band's charity single tops Christmas charts

Clare songwriter hopes vegan band's charity single tops Christmas charts

Clare songwriter hopes vegan band's charity single tops Christmas charts

14 November 2019

A Clare resident has co-written a song that he hopes will provide a message of peace and positivity, while also being the Christmas number one single.


Gainsborough's House in Sudbury awarded £100,000 to create art hub

Gainsborough's House in Sudbury awarded £100,000 to create art hub

Gainsborough's House in Sudbury awarded £100,000 to create art hub

07 November 2019

Gainsborough’s House has unveiled plans to transform its neighbouring workshop in Sudbury into an art hub, thanks to a further funding boost.


PICTURES: Craft society pays first visit to Lavenham as 50th anniversary approaches

PICTURES: Craft society pays first visit to Lavenham as 50th anniversary approaches

PICTURES: Craft society pays first visit to Lavenham as 50th anniversary approaches

07 November 2019

Lavenham Village Hall played host to 24 creators from the Suffolk Craft Society.


Acton man wants new business to serve as hub of creativity for aspiring artists

Acton man wants new business to serve as hub of creativity for aspiring artists

Acton man wants new business to serve as hub of creativity for aspiring artists

31 October 2019

Adam Symonds staged his first exhibition at the former Edinburgh Woollen Mill site in Sudbury on Friday.


PICTURES: Students showcase artistic talents in exhibition at Great Cornard gallery

PICTURES: Students showcase artistic talents in exhibition at Great Cornard gallery

PICTURES: Students showcase artistic talents in exhibition at Great Cornard gallery

11 October 2019

Mill Tye gallery in Great Cornard has become the canvas for beautiful pieces of artwork created by schoolchildren.


Creative arts inspires five-week festival at churches across Stour Valley

Creative arts inspires five-week festival at churches across Stour Valley

Creative arts inspires five-week festival at churches across Stour Valley

29 September 2019

A series of public events inspired by the creative arts are being hosted across the Stour Valley as part of a five-week festival.


PICTURES: Five artists showcased at Great Cornard art gallery

PICTURES: Five artists showcased at Great Cornard art gallery

PICTURES: Five artists showcased at Great Cornard art gallery

24 September 2019

It is the first time the gallery has put together an exhibition showcasing furniture, paintings, prints, mono-prints and ceramics all under one roof.


PICTURES: Polstead art show smashes attendance record

PICTURES: Polstead art show smashes attendance record

PICTURES: Polstead art show smashes attendance record

29 August 2019

Record numbers of visitors came along to Polstead’s three-day art exhibition over the bank holiday weekend.


FEATURE: Appeal for help as Sudbury Festival of Performing Arts fights for survival

FEATURE: Appeal for help as Sudbury Festival of Performing Arts fights for survival

FEATURE: Appeal for help as Sudbury Festival of Performing Arts fights for survival

26 August 2019

The Sudbury Festival of Performing Arts, which every year gives young musicians, dancers and actors a chance to perform, is facing a fight to survive.


Lavenham Art Society's annual exhibition enjoys successful opening weekend

Lavenham Art Society's annual exhibition enjoys successful opening weekend

Lavenham Art Society's annual exhibition enjoys successful opening weekend

16 August 2019

More than £500 of artwork by local artists was sold in a successful opening weekend for a village society’s annual exhibition.


Gainsborough's House prepares for 18-month closure to allow work on £9m expansion

Gainsborough's House prepares for 18-month closure to allow work on £9m expansion

Gainsborough's House prepares for 18-month closure to allow work on £9m expansion

08 August 2019

The museum dedicated to Sudbury’s most famous son is preparing to close for 18 months to allow for a major £9million regeneration project.


FEATURE: Artists drawn together for summer exhibition in Long Melford

FEATURE: Artists drawn together for summer exhibition in Long Melford

FEATURE: Artists drawn together for summer exhibition in Long Melford

03 August 2019

Suffolk Art Society is staging its annual summer exhibition in Holy Trinity Church, Long Melford.


Art showcase at Thomas Gainsborough School hailed by mayor of Sudbury

Art showcase at Thomas Gainsborough School hailed by mayor of Sudbury

Art showcase at Thomas Gainsborough School hailed by mayor of Sudbury

29 July 2019

An annual arts exhibition showcasing the work of GCSE and A-level students at Thomas Gainsborough School has been hailed a success.


PICTURES: Creators showcase crafts for thousands of visitors at Clare Priory

PICTURES: Creators showcase crafts for thousands of visitors at Clare Priory

PICTURES: Creators showcase crafts for thousands of visitors at Clare Priory

19 July 2019

Clare Priory continued its long-running celebration of local arts and crafts, as it attracted around 11,000 visitors for its annual craft fair.


Smile Festival to return to Sudbury this weekend in memory of Arran Tosh

Smile Festival to return to Sudbury this weekend in memory of Arran Tosh

Smile Festival to return to Sudbury this weekend in memory of Arran Tosh

19 July 2019

Renowned pop rock bank The Hoosiers are set to headline a Sudbury music festival this weekend, organised in memory of a teenage boy who died in 2014.


PICTURES: Bures Music Festival draws thousands to enjoy tunes in the sun

PICTURES: Bures Music Festival draws thousands to enjoy tunes in the sun

PICTURES: Bures Music Festival draws thousands to enjoy tunes in the sun

18 July 2019

Crowds took along picnics, comfy blankets and chairs to lap up the wonderful weather and great music at this year’s sell-out Bures Music Festival.


PICTURES: National Gallery inspires art exhibition at Sudbury school

PICTURES: National Gallery inspires art exhibition at Sudbury school

PICTURES: National Gallery inspires art exhibition at Sudbury school

18 July 2019

A single image taken from an art gallery in London inspired youngsters in Sudbury to spread their artistic wings for a whole-school exhibition.


PICTURES: Professional creators star at Sudbury Summer Art Fair

PICTURES: Professional creators star at Sudbury Summer Art Fair

PICTURES: Professional creators star at Sudbury Summer Art Fair

12 July 2019

Professional artists in the region have enjoyed their time in the limelight, as the Sudbury Summer Art Fair draws over a hundred of visitors each day.


Bures Music Festival returns with hopes of record turnout

Bures Music Festival returns with hopes of record turnout

Bures Music Festival returns with hopes of record turnout

10 July 2019

Bures Music Festival gets under way this week – with hopes for another successful fundraising event and record turnout.


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