We were fortunate to be passed two pictures from around the start of the 20th century by an Ixworth resident. Two photos are shown below – one looking up the high street and one looking down Stowmarket Road. Fascinating visual history and lovely to see how little has changed over the last century. If anyone has […]
An evolving wildlife project in Ixworth will be enjoyed by even more people this summer after a councillor donated money for a picnic table and benches. Robins Copse was bought by the parish council around 30 years ago. Over the years volunteers, which include national butterfly expert Mike Dean, have planted flowers, built a path […]
We are very fortunate to have been passed a series of photos of Ixworth from the air from local resident Steve Wilson. The photos are of Ixworth Abbey, the central area of the village, the church, the village viewed from the south, the High Street and two of the Micklesmere Reserve. One of these photos […]
We realise that it has been a few months since we gathered together as a village at the Ixworth Fruit and Flower show, but we have just been sent in some great photos taken at the event by a local photographer. We really think that they capture the magic of the day and the prize […]
The largest celebration in Suffolk was held at Ixworth for the Diamond Jubilee. Residents of the village and surrounding areas ensured that the Ixworth Diamond Jubilee celebrations were second to none. All the photos on this page are from local photographer Jacqueline Williams whose work can be seen on www.thatslifepics.co.uk.