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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by elizabeth | Feb 23, 2015 | 0 Comments


"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.

Orford Real Food Market @ St Bartholomew's Church, Orford

Saturday 9th May, 2015 9.30am - 2.30pm

A celebration of local food in the magnificent 12th Century Parish Church of St Bartholomew. From 9.30amIn aid of the Thomas Mar...

Suffolk Walking Festival: Walk 44 - Across The Marshes To The Castle @ Orford

Wed, May 20, 2015 11:00 AM

Orford is one of the prettiest and most historic villages in Suffolk. This walk explores the lonely marshes before heading back through the village...

Aldeburgh Music Club Choir @ Orford Church

Sat, May 23, 2015 7:30 PM

A performance by Aldeburgh Music Club Choir, conducted by Edmond Fivet, of Rossini's Petite Messe Solenelle. Soloists Zoe Bonner, Amy Lyddon, Richa...