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...


"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


Orford & the Wallace Collection

On your Saturday morning in Orford, do go to the Country Market in the Town Hall in Market Square and when choosing your freshly picked seasonal fruit and vegetables, homemade cakes, marmalades, chutneys and hand-crafted wares, do take the time to look at the three oil paintings on t...

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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.

Havergate Island Trip @ Havergate Island

Sat, Feb 7, 2015 10:00 AM

An opportunity to explore Havergate Island, the first ever RSPB reserve. At this time of year you should see lots of ducks and waders, including wi...

Oh! What A Lovely War Screening @ Town Hall Cinema, Orford

Fri, Feb 13, 2015 7:00 PM

A great evening of entertainment awaits at the screening of Oh! What a Lovely War, cert. PG.Based on the First World War, this film is adapt...

Valentine's Tea 4 Thomas @ Bart's Hall, Orford

Sunday 15th February 2015, 2.30pm - 3.45pm or 4.15pm - 5.30pm

A quintessentially English afternoon tea, raising funds for The Thomas Marshall Education Fund. £10 per headMenu: