The website for Hollesley, 
 Boyton, Capel St Andrew, 
Alderton & Shingle Street

Photos : Laurie Forsyth
    For a community of our size, there is a tremendous variety of activities for people of all ages.  Some clubs meet on a regular basis while others are 'one-off' events.
    If there is any event that has been accidentally omitted, or maybe there is one that you would like to add, please e-mail me at  
    More information about what's on can normally be found on page 2 of the current Village Voices magazine here or using the link to it on the Home Page.
      Sat. 2nd Oct.  10.30 am - 12 noon.  Boyton Coffee Morning.  In
           the Church Hall. All welcome.

     Sun. 17th Oct.  11am.  Harvest Celebration Service.  In
          Hollesley All Saints church.  Followed by Ploughman's lunch.
          Ring Gill on 410057 to book.

     Wed. 27th Oct.  9.45am - 12.45 pm.  Hollesley All Saints church.
           Bury St Edmonds bellringers.

     Thurs. 28th Oct. 7.30pm.  Hollesley Gardening Club talk on
           'Flowers and Shrubs From Your Garden' in the village hall.

     Sat.  30th Oct.  11am to 5pm.  Artists/Makers Market.  In Hollesley
           village hall. Call 07850 994707 for more details or to book a
    As the Covid restrictions are gradually being relaxed, more events are 
    restarting, and some of these are listed below.  If you wish to add to it, 
    please email me at with details.  

    Pilates.  Mondays  6 - 9 pm.  Hollesley village hall.  Ring Sandy 410530.
                    Wednesday  10 am - 12 noon.  Hollesley village hall.

    Tai Chi.  Tuesdays  9.30 - 10.30 am.  Hollesley village hall.  Julia 549936.

    Welcome Club.  1st and 3rd Tuesdays 2 - 4 pm in Hollesley village hall.  
                    Marian 411262 or Di 411079.

    Just42 Youth Club.  Wednesday  6 - 9 pm. (during term time). Hollesley
                    village hall.

    Yoga.  Fridays 6.30 - 7.30 pm.  Hollesley village hall.  Ring Cathie on 
                     07734 469038 or 01728 747001.

    Hollesley WI.  From 2nd Thursday in July.  In Hollesley village hall.

    Cricket Tots.  From 6th June 9.30 or 10.15 a.m.  Tel. 01394 813415 
                     or see

    Meet Up Mondays.  2-4 pm each Monday in the Shepherd & Dog,
                  Hollesley.  Come along for free tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat.
                  Call Helen on 411232 for details.

                                 OTHER REGULAR EVENTS

     Many of these events have been cancelled until further notice.  Please contact 
     the person involved for more information.

     Meet Up Wednesdays.   10 - 11.30 am in Alderton village hall.   

    Beginners' Art Classes.   Thursday afternoons 2 - 3pm in Butley Village Hall.  £5 per 
    session including refreshments.  Call Mary on 450077 for details.

     Karate.  Thursdays 17.45 - 19.15 pm.  Hollesley village hall.  Contact Glyn Chaplin on
    Whist Drive : Every Friday evening at Hollesley Village Hall.  Contact Les 
    Andrews 411642.

    Table Tennis.   First Sunday each month or by arrangement in Boyton Village Hall.  
    Call Andrew on 411720 for times. 
    Badminton.   Every Wednesday from 8-10 pm. in Hollesley Bay gym.  
         Chris Andrews 411126.
    Yoga : Friday mornings 9.30 - 11.00. Hollesley Village Hall.  £9/session 
        Call Cathie 01728 747001 or 07734 469038.

    Judo Club:  Thursdays contact Julie Jolliffe on 410483.

    Boyton Coffee Morning.  First Saturday each month. 10.30am - 12.30.
          Isabel 411409.
   Short Mat Bowls (in winter).  Every Tuesday 7-10pm., Wednesday 2-4pm and Sunday 2-4pm 
     (League Match day).  Hollesley Village Hall. Contact June Dickens 411172.