Accommodation Come and sample the fantastic range of eateries in and around the coastal town of Orford, from river cruise dining experiences to traditional pubs, aw...

Things to do

Climb to the top of the castle, visit the unique Suffolk Punch horses, or take a boat out to the stunning Orford Ness nature reserve with its iconic L...


Pump Street Bakery: Oscar-Worthy Doughnuts!

Who'd have thought our beloved little bakery would get a mention at the Oscars? Last night director Mat Kirkby, whose The Phone Call won Best Live Action Short at the LA ceremony, credited the Pump Street Bakery's delicious rhubarb doughnuts in his acceptance sp...

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"Heaven On Earth": Anthony Horowitz on Orford

Author of the famous Alex Rider books, and creator and writer of TV's Foyle's War, Anthony Horowitz, has been visiting Orford for decades. Here, he shares his thoughts on why the little town on the Suffolk Coast is a piece of heaven on earth...Taken from The Telegra...

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by elizabeth | Jan 19, 2015 | 0 Comments


To The Lighthouse - A Trip to Orford Ness

What better way to blow away the cobwebs and re-energise the sinews than to take an invigorating walk across the shingle of Orford Ness to the lonely Lighthouse, recently de-commissioned by Trinity House?This fun event was organised by the new owner of the Lighthouse and...

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by john | Jan 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

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Accommodation Find wonderful accommodation in the centre of the lovely seaside town, in nearby villages, or in the rural expanses of surrounding countryside. See a range of hotels, Bed and Breakfasts and self-catered holiday properties here.

Prometheus Orchestra @ Orford Church, Orford

Sun, Mar 1, 2015 4:00 PM

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Havergate Island Trip @ Havergate Island, Orford

Sat, Mar 7, 2015 10:00 AM

Winter sees a wide variety of ducks and wading birds inhabiting the island, which was the first ever reserve established by the RSPB.Stout f...

Vinyl Night @ The Kings Head, Orford

Sat, Mar 7, 2015 7:00 PM

Come along to The Kings Head to hear some old school vinyl for a night of nostaglia. Why not make an evening of it and book a table?&nb...