Christmas is Coming

St Mary Le Tower Church in Tower Street have their 9th Grand Christmas Tree Festival soon. The Festival is a celebration of the life of Ipswich as a town and community. Entry is free to all, and open from Thursday 29 November until Wednesday 5 December. 

st mary le tower

Over 100 trees, decorated by individuals, businesses, community groups and charitable organisations will be on display. A pop up Festival Café will be offering home made soups and rolls, cakes and hot & cold drinks. 

This year charities supported are: Talitha Koum, supporting women with addiction; Suffolk Law Centre, offering free legal advice; and Music at St Mary le Tower. The Festival is a wonderful start to the Advent season, the time of the year as we prepare for Christmas. 

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