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Christmas in Saxmundham was a great success, supported by many community groups. See our Facebook page for photos from the popular Pop Up, Pop In venture. A large crowd joined the lantern procession from St John’s church for the carols in Fromus Square and the switch-on of the new lights. As one of the organisers said “I haven’t seen as many people on the High Street for many ...

December’s Suffolk Coast Business breakfast meeting is being held at the Oyster Restaurant, Snape Maltings.

Join us for our Winter Social

Monday 7th December, 6.30 – 8pm
The Bell at Sax, 31 High Street, IP17 1AF

BoS is delighted to be supporting this year’s Christmas in Saxmundham event on Saturday 5th December 2015. We start at 10am with market stalls, pop-up shops offering tempting food, giftware and decorations. You’ll find these in (and spilling out of) Fromus Square. Then, join us for Christmas Carols and Mulled Wine in Fromus Square after the new High Street lights are switched ...

NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM COMES TO SAXMUNDHAM Businesses of Saxmundham (BoS) held a very successful networking event at the Saxmundham Museum on 21st September. There was a very large turnout of members and invited guests who came to meet their fellow business owners over a drink of wine and some tasty nibbles, kindly sponsored by Waitrose. Peter Ewart, of Persell Ewart & Co an ...

Suffolk Coast Business has plans for a series of practical, low cost events aimed at SMEs and micro businesses in the Suffolk Coastal area. The events will focus on the skills that small businesses need in order to achieve success and boost the local economy. Every event is very time efficient so that entrepreneurs can learn something without being away from work for long perio ...

Join us on Monday 15th June at the Old Chequers Inn, Friston at 18:30. The new owners of the Chequers, Andy & Carol Wright, are delighted to host the first of our new social gatherings for the business people of IP17. Meet up with other BoS members to share news and discover what services are on offer from businesses in your local area. As we reported in March, the freque ...

On Wednesday 17th June, this year’s Women’s Tour passes through Saxmundham on their way to the Stage One finish line in Aldeburgh. The cyclists will follow a route from Tunstall to Snape, crossing at Snape Church on their way to Saxmundham via South Entrance and then turning at Church Street as they head towards Leiston. Find full details of the route here: www.womenstour.co. ...

At the recent AGM of Businesses of Saxmundham (BoS), the management committee was reorganised and increased in size to help strengthen the work they do.

The Growing Business Fund is New Anglia LEP’s flagship programme for small and medium sized businesses who are looking to grow and create new jobs. The small grants scheme is still open to applications for grants between £5,000 and £25,000, with £250,000 left to award to SMEs in Norfolk and Suffolk before 30 April 2015. To be eligible for the scheme, you should meet the follow ...