Carnival Entertainment Area

Entertainment Area sponsored by Gipping Homes Saturday 23rd Entertainment Area 1300 – 1345 Chris The Clown 1400 – 1500 PROCESSION 1515 – 1545 Chris the Clown 1545 – 1630 Royal British Legion Band 1630 – 1700 Suffolk Samba Band 1700 – 1745 Royal British Legion Band 1800 – 1900 Dennis Maisey __________________ Sunday 24th Entertainment […]


Meet the Carnival Royalty

Our Carnival Queen Nicola Barclay is 33 years old and manages Livia’s Boutique in Orwell Road. She is married with 3 children. Maddison VIncent, known as Maddy, is 11 years old and attends Felixstowe Academy. She does Majorettes with the Odyssey Twirlers. Olivia Andrews is 10 years old and attends Colneis Junior School. She is […]


Felixstowe is Awarded with Green Flag

More parks and green spaces than ever will be flying the Green Flag this year, including two parks located in east Suffolk. Nicholas Everitt Park in Oulton Broad and Felixstowe Seafront Gardens are both winners of a prestigious Green Flag Award – along with a record-breaking 1,686 parks and green spaces across the UK. The […]


Autism Awareness

I’d like to invite you into my families world of autism. Autism is a lifelong developmental disorder, autistic children become autistic adults, You can’t punish autism out of me. In Fact, my autism means that I see things clearer than you, hear things much louder than you, my senses are much stronger than you could […]


South Kiosk Statement to Felixstowe News

Felixstowe News has been contacted by Kim of the South Kiosk, she has issued the following statement and in the interest of giving all a fair hearing we have deemed it fair to publish her statement. South Kiosk: child­friendly! South Kiosk is an extremely child­friendly business; this is demonstrated by the toy boxes we provide […]


Felixstowe High Street could win up to £10,000

Communities Minister, Marcus Jones, launched the 3rd annual Great British High Street competition on Thursday 7 July. The competition celebrates the great work that is being done to revive, adapt and diversify the nation’s high streets. It was a huge success last year. We got a record-breaking 230 entries across the country and attracted over […]