A village nestling in the Stour Valley
Cavendish is one of the prettiest villages in Suffolk. It is famous for its thatched cottages and picturesque green, set against a backdrop of the historic Saint Mary’s Church and the Five Bells free house. Overall, a quintessential English Village scene.
Friday 27th May 2022 1:15pm — 4:00pmDance festival, raffle, splat the rat, how many balloons in the car, etc
Saturday 28th May 2022 10:30am — 11:59am
Thursday 2nd June 2022 9:45pm — 10:00pmdetails to follow...as they become clearer
Saturday 4th June 2022 2:00pm — 5:00pmAs part of the Celebration of the Queens Platinum Jubilee and the Completion of the Church Tower Restoration we invite you to join us at St Mary’s for an afternoon of activities which will include: A “ Teddy Bear Parachute Jump” from the top of the Tower (make and bring along your teddy bear with a parachute); Raffle; Tower Visits, view the Village from above; Bell Ringing and demonstration; and Activities for children in the Churchyard including a Royal Corgi Trail, Hook-a-duck and other games with prizes. Refreshments will be served inside the Church (including popcorn) and Rodney will be playing the organ.
Saturday 4th June 2022 7:00pm — 11:59pmCavendish Memorial Hall. 1950’s attire if you like. Music and Dancing. Food truck.
Sunday 5th June 2022 10:30am — 11:30amBishop Martin of St Edmundsbury & Ipswich will continue our celebrations by leading our morning worship, all welcome.
Sunday 5th June 2022 1:00pm — 4:00pmBring your own tables, chairs and picnic to the celebration to be held on the Cavendish Village Green, 1pm onwards. Join in with 'Traditional Games', (splat the rat etc), sack races and tug of war.
Monday 6th June 2022 7:30pm'The trouble without wasps'
Sunday 12th June 2022 7:30pm — 9:00pm
Saturday 18th June - Sunday 19th June, 2022 All DaySaturday 18th - Sunday 19th June 2022 11am to 5pm both days. Adults £5, Children free. Tickets valid for both days. Sorry, no dogs. Tickets available from Cavendish Village shop, the village green, participating gardens on the day. Refreshments, light lunches, plants for sale and a raffle. Cash only please. Proceeds to St Nicholas Hospice Care and the Cavendish Community Council. Contact 01787 280549 or 280213
Friday 1st July 2022 7:30pm — 8:30pmWe will be welcoming the return of the Jesus College Choir from Cambridge after several years, to give us a performance in the Church, conducted by Richard Pinel their Director of Music.
Sunday 3rd July 2022 7:30pm — 9:00pmat The George on behalf of The George Savage Trust
Monday 4th July 2022 2:30pmtalk by Greg Harrison on growing Organic vegetables. £2 per person
Thursday 7th July 2022 7:30pm — 9:00pmCavendish Community Council Annual General meeting. Cavendish Memorial Hall. All are welcome to attend.
Monday 1st August 2022 7:30pm'Pruning'
Sunday 7th August 2022 7:30pm — 9:00pmat The George on behalf of The Duck or Grouse village shop
Saturday 3rd September 2022 1:00pm — 5:00pm
Sunday 4th September 2022 12:30pm — 4:00pm12;30pm - 4pm. Hog Roast served at 1.pm. Music by Paul Pleasence. Bring your own tables and chairs. Tickets available in the Village Shop - Adults £14, children 11 years and under, £7. Vegetarian option will be available.
Sunday 11th September 2022 7:30pm — 9:00pmat The George on behalf of the Cavendish Illuminators
Saturday 17th September 2022 7:30pm — 8:30pmThe Suffolk Churches Choir
Sunday 2nd October 2022 7:30pm — 9:00pmat The George on behalf of Cavendish Flowers