Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017

Events & Functions Guide

Ipswich and Suffolk Club Events October 2017 | Print |

Club Restaurant & Bar

The Ipswich & Suffolk Club's Restaurant and Bar are open every weekday offering both traditional silver service and bistro style dining.

Bar open from 11am. Restaurant 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Tuesday 10th October - Scrabble Evening with Supper

Test your knowledge at a great fun evening.

Bar opens 6.30pm with a hot supper (diets catered for). Scrabble to follow.

Entry including supper is £12.00 with a prize for the winner.

Thursday 12th October - Speakers Lunch - The Company of Pikeman & Musketeers

Ewan Stamp of The Lord Mayor’s City of London ceremonial bodyguard, who are former members of the Army Reserve with 17th century uniforms and weapons. They support the Lord Mayor’s Show and state banquets.

Pre lunch drinks 11.45. Lunch 12.15pm. £15.00 per person.

Saturday 21st October - Trafalgar Dinner

with guest speaker Capt Richard Channon RN One of our flagship events this season with a classic British menu flogged out of our French chef to celebrate our historic battle against the Franco-Spanish fleet 1805.

Rig for officers and gentlemen - black tie.

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Thursday 26th October - Speakers Lunch - London Mounted Police (Part 2 with new visual presentation)

John Hines was a Mounted Police Officer in London, and for 16 years trained horses for members of the Royal family to ride at Trooping the Colour. He also has related stories about senior Royal members.

Pre lunch drinks 11.45. Lunch 12.15pm. £15.00 per person.

Please click here to enquire about availability or to reserve your place at any of these events.

For further listings of forthcoming events, please visit the full social diary which can be accessed here

Snooker | Print |

snooker at the Ipswich and Suffolk ClubThe Ipswich and Suffolk Club boast a superb snooker facility with two first class tables in gererously proportioned adjacent rooms, conveniently located next to the club bar!

Here a thriving snooker section plays informally on a daily basis and throughout the year in club and inter-club competition.

The snooker section has for many years been under the capable stewardship of Snooker Captain Allan Williams, who with the help of the snooker committee makes sure that the full programme of matches are always well attended and much enjoyed by all.

Book Group | Print |

The Ipswich and Suffolk Club Book GroupOwing to their popularity, the Ipswich & Suffolk Club runs two Book Groups for the enjoyment of its members.

Running throughout the year, the Book Group operates on either the first or the third Wednesday of every month depending upon which group you join.

The club Book Groups see an eclectic range of modern and classic literature discussed by its members.

All members are welcome to come along and join the discussions plus enjoy an informal light lunch afterwards.


Bridge | Print |

Bridge at the Ipswich and Suffolk ClubCaptained by Tim Hedley, the Ipswich and Suffolk Bridge Club meets every Tuesday morning for bridge in the Adam Room ahead of an enjoyable lunch in the club restaurant.

Here duplicate bridge is keenly contested by members and guests.

Golf | Print |

Regular golfing activity for members in IpswichMany of our members are keen amateur golfers and the club’s golf section provides regular opportunities to play in friendly competition.

Matches are played annually against local rivals, the Bury Farmers Club and the Colchester Garrison Officers Club and every year the Barnard Cup (stableford golf day) and Northgate Trophy (knockout) are keenly contested.

For more information about club Golf please contact our Captain of Golf, Allan Gosling. via the club general office.

Scrabble | Print |

Our Scrabble Club usually runs in the evening of the second Tuesday of the month.

Test your wordplay skills and knowledge against other club members at a great fun evening.

Bar opens 6.30pm with a hot supper (diets catered for) and Scrabble to follow.

Chess | Print |

We are delighted to announce our inaugural informal Chess Night on Wednesday 18th October 6:30pm.

Subsequent Chess Nights will be held on the third Wednesday of each month. Please do bring along a board if you have one.

Please note that there is no catering at this event but the Club Bar will be open.

Any queries regarding this event should be directed to fellow club member Elizabeth Molander This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it