Christmas Events and Things to Do this Christmas in Bury St Edmunds & Beyond...

Celebrate the festive season with these Christmas activities and things to do in Bury St Edmunds & Beyond...

Whether you want to whisk your loved one away, take your little ones to meet Santa, enjoy a magical family day out or simply leave the madness behind and escape this festive season, Bury St Edmunds & Beyond is the perfect place to spend Christmas...

Christmas in Bury St Edmunds is magical. With festive fayre to tuck into, high street brands and independent shops for Christmas gifts, and a range of cosy places to snuggle up in.

Find out about other Christmas events in Suffolk and Norfolk by visiting the official tourism websites of Suffolk, NewmarketThe Suffolk Coast, Ipswich, North Norfolk, West Norfolk, The BroadsGreat Yarmouth and Norwich.

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Santa's Post Office

27 Nov - 15 Dec
arc shopping centre, Bury St Edmunds

Post Santa a letter at the arc shopping centre this Christmas...

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Vote for your Favourite Festive Window

30 Nov - 13 Dec
Bury St Edmunds Town Centre

Shoppers, visitors and residents in Bury St Edmunds are invited...

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Late Night Tuesday Shopping at the arc

01 Dec - 22 Dec
arc shopping centre, Bury St Edmunds

It's late night shopping at the arc shopping centre every...

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Bury St Edmunds Sci-Fi and Action Exhibition

02 Dec - 20 Jan
Moyse’s Hall Museum, Bury St Edmunds

The 12th Annual Sci-Fi and Action Exhibition Moyse’s Hall strikes...

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A Christmas Carol (2020) Film

02 Dec - 10 Dec
Abbeygate Cinema, Hatter Street, Bury St Edmunds

A Victorian family prepares a paper theatre for a performance...

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A Christmas Gift From Bob

02 Dec - 03 Dec
Abbeygate Cinema, Hatter Street, Bury St Edmunds

A Christmas-themed follow-up to A Streetcat Named Bob. Based on...

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Festive Afternoon Tea at Ravenwood Hall

03 Dec - 31 Dec
Ravenwood Hall Hotel, Rougham Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9JA

Ravenwood Hall has adapted their Afternoon Tea with your favourite Yuletide flavours...

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Festive Afternoon Tea at The Priory Hotel

03 Dec - 24 Dec
Best Western Priory Hotel, Bury St Edmunds

Enjoy a festive afternoon tea in the beautiful surroundings of...

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Festive Afternoon Tea at The Dragonfly

03 Dec - 31 Dec
The Dragonfly Hotel, Bury St Edmunds

Available throughout December, join The Dragonfly Hotel in Bury St Edmunds...

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Festive Afternoon Tea at The Swan Lavenham

03 Dec - 31 Dec
The Swan at Lavenham Hotel & Spa, Lavenham

Enjoy a Festive Afternoon Tea at The Swan at Lavenham, available...

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Wreath Workshops

03 Dec - 11 Dec
No 5 Angel Hill, Wine & Coffee House, Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds

Learn how to make and take home a beautiful door wreath...

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Booze & Brushes - Snowman Pallet Painting

03 Dec - 03 Dec
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Snowman Pallet Painting Christmas Special! Enjoy a drink or two...

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Enchanted SiXmas Nights

04 Dec - 19 Dec
Ravenwood Hall Hotel, Rougham Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9JA

Enjoy festive fun with Ravenwood Hall in The Pavilion at...

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Ghostly and Macabre Walks

04 Dec - 18 Dec
Meet outside Marks & Spencer, 23 Butter Market, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1DT

Join the Bury St Edmunds Tour Guides to see some...

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Peter Rabbit Trail at Ickworth House, Park & Gardens

05 Dec
National Trust Ickworth House, Park & Gardens

This winter, treat your little ones to the magic of a Peter Rabbit™ winter adventure...

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12 Days of Christmas at Ickworth

05 Dec - 03 Jan
National Trust Ickworth House, Park & Gardens

After a year of being shrouded in scaffolding, Ickworth House, Park & Gardens has been...

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The Christmas Emporium

05 Dec - 20 Dec
Ravenwood Hall Hotel, Rougham Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9JA

Set within Ravenwood extensive gardens will be The Christmas Emporium...

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Santa's Grotto at the Christmas Emporium

05 Dec - 20 Dec
Ravenwood Hall Hotel, Rougham Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9JA

Bring the children to say hello to Father Christmas at...

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Father Christmas at Moyse’s Hall

05 Dec - 06 Dec
Moyse’s Hall Museum, Bury St Edmunds

Meet Father Christmas at Moyse's Hall Museum in his traditional...

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Santas Grotto at Dobbies

05 Dec - 24 Dec
Dobbies Bury St Edmunds Rougham Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 2RN

Santa's Grotto is one of Dobbies most popular festive experiences at Dobbies. Bring your little...

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Breakfast with Santa at Dobbies

05 Dec - 24 Dec
Dobbies Bury St Edmunds Rougham Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 2RN

The popular family event is back at Dobbies and includes breakfast for each child followed...

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Christmas Calligraphy in The Tipi

05 Dec - 05 Dec
The Weeping Willow, Barrow

This festive season The Weeping Willow is delighted to welcome back...

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Nowton Park Wreath Workshop.

05 Dec - 06 Dec
Nowton Park Nursery, Nowton Park, Bury St Edmunds

Make and decorate your own Christmas wreath using natural materials...

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Brandon Christmas Market

05 Dec - 05 Dec
Market Square, Brandon

Brandon is a small market town situated within the Brecks. Brandon's...

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Bury St Edmunds Sunday Market

06 Dec - 06 Dec
The Cornhill and The Buttermarket, Bury St Edmunds

Bury St Edmunds market will be open on Sundays throughout...

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Wreath Making Workshop with The Crafty Foxes

09 Dec - 09 Dec
Oakes Barn, 45 St Andrew's Street South, Bury St Edmunds,IP33 3AE

Wreath Making Workshops with The Crafty Foxes at Oakes Barn on...

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Booze & Brushes - Christmas Tree Pallet Painting

10 Dec - 10 Dec
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Christmas Tree Pallet Painting Special! Enjoy a drink or two...

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Celebration of Christmas

10 Dec - 10 Dec
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

Join Blind Veterans UK at St Edmundsbury Cathedral for an...

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Christmas Wreath Making

10 Dec - 10 Dec
Moriarty's, 3 Whiting St, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1NX

Moriarty's will be hosting a Christmas Wreath making Masterclass with...

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A Christmas Carol

11 Dec - 24 Dec
Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

This December, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds are presenting a brand-new outdoor adaptation of one...

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Wreath Making Workshop with The Crafty Foxes

11 Dec - 11 Dec
Oakes Barn, 45 St Andrew's Street South, Bury St Edmunds,IP33 3AE

Wreath Making Workshops with The Crafty Foxes at Oakes Barn...

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Christmas Storytelling

12 Dec - 12 Dec
The Old Goods Shed, Clare Castle Country Park, Clare, Suffolk

Children can enjoy a Christmas Tale in The Old Goods Shed...

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Santa's Grotto Online at Blackthorpe Barn

12 Dec - 22 Dec
Online

To allow for unforgettable and precious memories to still be...

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Panto Screening: Jack and the Beanstalk

12 Dec - 13 Dec
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

A panto screening of... Jack and the Beanstalk! Please note...

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Festive Wreath Making

12 Dec - 12 Dec
The Weeping Willow, Barrow

This year The Weeping Willow is hosting two Festive Wreath Making...

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Long Melford Farmers Market

12 Dec - 12 Dec
Long Melford Village Hall (opposite The Bull Hotel), Long Melford, CO10 9JQ

Long Melford farmers' market, held on the second Saturday of...

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Haverhill Makers Market

12 Dec - 12 Dec
Market Square, Haverhill

Enjoy browsing handmade items at Haverhill Makers Market and pick up...

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Father Christmas at Nowton Park

12 Dec - 13 Dec
Nowton Park Nursery

Father Christmas and his elves are coming to Nowton Park...

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Bury St Edmunds Sunday Market

13 Dec - 13 Dec
The Cornhill and The Buttermarket, Bury St Edmunds

Bury St Edmunds market will be open on Sundays throughout...

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Bury St Edmunds Makers Market

13 Dec - 13 Dec
Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds

More than 20 local craft stalls we will be in...

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Bury St Edmunds Farmers Market

13 Dec - 13 Dec
The Traverse, Bury St Edmunds

Bury St Edmunds Farmers' Market is held on the second...

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Booze & Brushes - Snowman Pallet Painting

14 Dec - 14 Dec
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Snowman Pallet Painting Christmas Special! Enjoy a drink or two...

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Booze & Brushes - Standing Christmas Tree

17 Dec - 17 Dec
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Enjoy a drink or two with friends at this Christmas...

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Sudbury Farmers Market

18 Dec - 18 Dec
St Peter's Church. Market Hill, Sudbury

Sudbury Farmers' Market attracts hundreds of shoppers through the doors...

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Make Yuletide Decorations

19 Dec - 19 Dec
Clare Castle Country Park, Clare, Suffolk

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year at Clare...

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Clare Christmas Market

19 Dec - 19 Dec
Market Hill, Clare

The town's favourite market traders with added festive music and...

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The Crafty Foxes Kids Christmas Workshop

19 Dec - 19 Dec
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Crafty kids can come and join The Crafty Foxes for...

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Bolshoi 20/21 The Nutcracker

20 Dec - 24 Dec
Abbeygate Cinema, Hatter Street, Bury St Edmunds

On Christmas Eve, Marie receives a nutcracker doll as a...

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Lavenham Farmers' Market

20 Dec - 20 Dec
Lavenham Village Hall, Church Street, Lavenham CO10 9QT

Lavenham Farmers' Market, officially the best market in Suffolk, is...

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Bury St Edmunds Sunday Market

20 Dec - 20 Dec
The Cornhill and The Buttermarket, Bury St Edmunds

Bury St Edmunds market will be open on Sundays throughout...

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Brunch with Santa Claus

21 Dec - 24 Dec
Oakes Barn,

SOLD OUT!...

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Booze & Brushes - Standing Christmas Tree

21 Dec - 21 Dec
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Enjoy a drink or two with friends at this Christmas...

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Nine Lessons and Carols at Candlelight

22 Dec - 23 Dec
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds, has announced its programme...

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Tasmin Little & Martin Roscoe

22 Dec - 22 Dec
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

It is always a delight to welcome Tasmin Little to...

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Festive Afternoon Tea at The Angel

23 Dec - 31 Dec
The Angel, Bury St Edmunds

Celebrate with loved ones with The Angel's ever popular Afternoon...

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Bury St Edmunds Christmas Market

24 Dec - 24 Dec
The Cornhill and The Buttermarket, Bury St Edmunds

Bury St Edmunds market will be open on Christmas Eve...

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Haverhill Christmas Market

24 Dec - 24 Dec
Haverhill Town Centre

Haverhill market will be open on Christmas Eve for all...

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Crib Service at St Edmundsbury Cathedral

24 Dec - 24 Dec
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds, has announced its programme...

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Midnight Mass at St Edmundsbury Cathedral

24 Dec - 24 Dec
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds, has announced its programme...

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Christmas Eve at The Angel

24 Dec - 24 Dec
The Angel, Bury St Edmunds

Enjoy Christmas Eve in the stunning surroundings of the historic...

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Christmas Eve Lunch & Dinner at Maison Bleue

24 Dec - 24 Dec
Maison Bleue, 30-31 Churchgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1RG

Celebrate Christmas Eve in style at the award-winning Maison Bleue...

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Christmas Eve at The Swan Lavenham

24 Dec - 24 Dec
The Swan at Lavenham Hotel & Spa, Lavenham

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Christmas Eve Dinner at Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa

24 Dec - 24 Dec
Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa, Newmarket

Things may look a little different this year, but Bedford...

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Christmas Eve at The Great House Lavenham

24 Dec - 24 Dec
The Great House Restaurant and Hotel, Market Place, Lavenham, Sudbury CO10 9QZ

Enjoy a magical Christmas Eve dinner at The Great House...

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Christmas Day Services at St Edmundsbury Cathedral

25 Dec - 25 Dec
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds, has announced its programme...

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Christmas Day at The Weeping Willow

25 Dec - 25 Dec
The Weeping Willow, Barrow

Christmas is The Weeping Willow's favourite time of year.  They have...

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Christmas Day at The Northgate

25 Dec - 25 Dec
The Northgate, Bury St Edmunds

Christmas is The Northgate's favourite time of year. They have...

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Christmas Day at Ravenwood Hall

25 Dec - 25 Dec
Ravenwood Hall Hotel, Rougham Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9JA

Ravenwood Hall Hotel's Enchanted Christmas is the magical time you imagine...

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Christmas Day at The Angel

25 Dec - 25 Dec
The Angel, Bury St Edmunds

This year, The Angel are offering 2 sittings for the...

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Christmas Day Lunch at Maison Bleue

25 Dec - 25 Dec
Maison Bleue, 30-31 Churchgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1RG

Celebrate Christmas in style at the award-winning Maison Bleue in...

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Christmas Day Lunch at Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa

25 Dec - 25 Dec
Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa, Newmarket

Things may look a little different this year, but Bedford...

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Christmas Day at The Swan Lavenham

25 Dec - 25 Dec
The Swan at Lavenham Hotel & Spa, Lavenham

Enjoy Christmas Day Lunch at The Swan in Lavenham with a...

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Christmas Day at The Great House Lavenham

25 Dec - 25 Dec
The Great House Restaurant and Hotel, Market Place, Lavenham, Sudbury CO10 9QZ

Christmas has never tasted so good with The Great House's exclusive...

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Christmas Day Lunch at The Priory Hotel

25 Dec - 25 Dec
Best Western Priory Hotel, Bury St Edmunds

Invite family and friends to come together for the best...

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Boxing Day at Ravenwood Hall

26 Dec - 26 Dec
Ravenwood Hall Hotel, Rougham Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9JA

Just because Christmas Day is over, the fun doesn't have...

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Boxing Day at The Angel

26 Dec - 26 Dec
The Angel, Bury St Edmunds

Enjoy Boxing Day within the beautiful surroundings of the historic...

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Boxing Day at The Great House Lavenham

26 Dec - 26 Dec
The Great House Restaurant and Hotel, Market Place, Lavenham, Sudbury CO10 9QZ

Carry on the Christmas atmosphere with Boxing Day Dinner at...

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Boxing Day Lunch & Dinner at Maison Bleue

26 Dec - 26 Dec
Maison Bleue, 30-31 Churchgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1RG

Celebrate Boxing Day in style at the award-winning Maison Bleue in...

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Boxing Day Lunch at The Priory Hotel

26 Dec - 26 Dec
Best Western Priory Hotel, Bury St Edmunds

Get the family or friends together this Boxing Day and...

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New Year's Eve at The Swan Lavenham

31 Dec - 31 Dec
The Swan at Lavenham Hotel & Spa, Lavenham

Enjoy New Year's Eve at The Swan at Lavenham Hotel &...

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New Year's Eve at The Weeping Willow

31 Dec - 31 Dec
The Weeping Willow, Barrow

Christmas is The Weeping Willow's favourite time of year. They have...

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New Year's Eve at The Priory Hotel

31 Dec - 31 Dec
Best Western Priory Hotel, Bury St Edmunds

See out the old and welcome in the new, with...

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New Year's Eve at Ravenwood Hall

31 Dec - 31 Dec
Ravenwood Hall Hotel, Rougham Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9JA

The year 2020 has been a whirlwind so its time...

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New Year's Eve at The Northgate

31 Dec - 31 Dec
The Northgate, Bury St Edmunds

Christmas is The Northgate's favourite time of year. They have...

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New Year at The Great House Lavenham

01 Jan - 01 Jan

See in the New Year with an exquisite dinner and...

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New Year's Day Brunch at The Priory Hotel

01 Jan - 01 Jan
Best Western Priory Hotel, Bury St Edmunds

Served from 9am to 11am, start the New Year with...

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