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Society Events programme for 2019

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Town Centre Masterplan, March 2017

Look what you missed from our previous events…

February  2019, Saturday 9th,11.30 a.m.

Annual Winter Lunch


Annual Winter Lunch, with catering by Andrea Davey, entertainment from Marco the Magician. Southgate Community Centre, Caie Walk.

Booking form available in the Winter Review or you can download a form here. Form



March, Saturday 16th, 10.30 a.m. -12.30 a.m.

Spring Coffee Morning


Refreshments, meet people and a chance to see photos of Bury past and present,  United Reformed Church, Whiting Street (please note new venue).  

FREE to members and their guests.



April, Tuesday 30th, leaves 9.30 a.m.

Day Trip to Woodbridge with a cruise on the Deben


Leaves Ram Meadow at 9.30 am. Free time on arrival to explore Woodbridge and enjoy lunch (not included). Cruise boat 'Jahan' leaves at 2pm for a two hour boat trip along the Deben with disabled access and toilet facilities on board. Anticipated return time in Bury St Edmunds 5.15 pm.  Booking form in the Spring Review and then here on the website, cost £22.50.

May, Thursday 23rd, 6.30 p.m. for 7.00 p.m.

Annual General Meeting


With a talk by Dr Richard Hoggett from the Abbey of St Edmund Partnership.  Finger buffet and a glass of wine

New Venue: United Reformed Church, Whiting St.

FREE to members and their guests.

June, Saturday 15th, 10 a.m.

Themed Guided Tours


Themed guided tours of central Bury St Edmunds with registered tour guides Meet at the War Memorial, Angel Hill Booking at the Tourist Information Centre.

FREE to members and their guests.



July, Thursday 18th, leaves 9.30 a.m.

Day Trip to Kings Lynn & Sandringham House & Gardens


Leaves Ram Meadow at 8.30 am, returns around 6.30 p.m. A guided walk around historic Kings Lynn with coffee on arrival and a chance to visit the Queen's Norfolk residence. Cost £40.00

Booking form here on the website, the T.I.P.  and then in the Summer Review.  

September, Saturday 21st, 10.30 a.m.

Lost Bury St Edmunds


Heritage Open Week. A talk by Martyn Taylor at the United Reformed Church, Whiting Street.

FREE to members and their guests.


October, Saturday 12th, 10.30 - 12.30 a.m.

Autumn Get Together


Meet at the Unitarian Meeting House for coffee and cakes.

FREE to members and their guests.


November, Thursday 7th, 7 p.m.  prompt

Quiz Evening


Another Bury St Edmunds Quiz Night hosted by John Saunders and Martyn Taylor at St Edmund's Catholic Church Crypt. Teams of 4, £10 per person includes fish and chips. Licensed bar.  

Booking form in the Summer Review and then here on the website.

photo gallery New events sheet 2019.pdf

Photo gallery of our past events.

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