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Stowmarket Summer Evening Walks

4 Jul 2024 - 15 Aug 2024
19:00 - 21:00

Sold on behalf of Stowmarket Local History Group

All walks are £6, tickets can be bought online, or booked in the Food Museum shop.


Stowmarket Town Walk 1 – Combs Ford

Thursday 4th July & 1st August

This walk starts outside the Regal Theatre and heads towards Combs Ford via Lime Tree Place.

Come hear stories of explosions, pubs, fires and swimming pools. This walk will be accompanied with photos from the group’s archives.

Walks starts at 7pm and lasts 1½-2 hours.
Maximum of 20 people.


Stowmarket Town Walk 2 – Town Centre

Thursday 18th July & 15th August

This walk will look at how Stowmarket’s Town Centre has dramatically altered over the last 150 years. Using photos and stories from the group’s archive.

The walk is perfect for those who want to learn about the town’s history without lots of walking. Feel free to bring a foldable chair as we will be stopping regularly.

Meet at the town clock opposite Subway.

Walks starts at 7pm and lasts 1½-2 hours.
Maximum of 20 people.


Please wear appropriate footwear and clothing as we will walking along uneven surfaces, please bring a drink. Walks will only be cancelled in the event of adverse weather conditions.

For any additional information contact Stowmarket Local History Group