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Community Café

Open to all, meeting every Thursday morning.

10am - 12pm at Marlesford Community Centre, Church Road, Marlesford, IP13 0AT

For more info, call 01728 747308

Call the café on 01728 747308

Friends on Fridays

Open to all, this social group run by St Michaels and All Angels Church meets every Friday 10am – 12.30pm at St Michael and All Angels Church, Martlesham Heath.


You will find snooker, table tennis, board games and company.   

Phone: 01473 612659 to discover more on the group.

Phone to find out more on 01473 612659
Playing Pool

Walk On

Walk On is free walking group run by LivingGrief at St Elizabeth Hospice.


Open to anyone who has been bereaved. 

45 - 60 min walks in Ipswich and surrounding areas.  


Friendly group meeting every 2 weeks at different locations in East Suffolk.   

Usually have coffee and cake after walks to chat.

The Runway

The Runway is a church coffee shop in the centre of Martlesham Heath community.


It's a place to chat or find a listening ear, a place to meet friends or a place to be.


Usual opening hours Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 9am – 12pm, Martlesham Heath IP5 3PL


Phone: 07925 519111 Email: therunway@martleshamcofe.org.uk


East of England Co-op
Support Group

Open to anyone who has been bereaved over the age of 18.   

These friendly groups meet in Woodbridge every third Thursday from 10.30am - 12pm at St Mary's House (in the downstairs small hall), 11 Market Hill, Woodbridge, IP12 4LP.


Call  01473 231460 or email bereavementsupport@eastofengland.coop

for more information. 

Support Group
Community Garden

Meet Up Mondays

Open to anyone in need of company.


There are lots of groups across the county for anyone feeling alone.

There are a range of days, locations and times in the local area.    


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Woodbridge Library

The local library has a number of social groups to get involved with, including:


Open Space group

A wellbeing drop-in group,

every Wednesday from 13:30 - 15:30