Saturday, 24 Feb 2018

Events & Functions Guide

Ipswich and Suffolk Club Events February 2018 | 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

Thursday 8th February - Speakers Lunch - Phlying with Phantoms

A Day in the Life of a Phantom Pilot in the Cold war.

Air Commodore Michael Bettell OBE will outline the Soviet air threat and what we had to counter it to defend the country. Then talk about a typical day for a Phantom pilot training for war.

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

Tuesday 13th February - 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 15th February - Speakers Lunch - The Lost Cheeses of Suffolk

Suffolk cheeses lost and found from 1300 to today. With names such as Bang, Thump and Trip, the story of cheese making in Suffolk encompasses social history, chemistry, ethics and fashion. The presentation tells the story of the journey to find and recreate the lost cheeses of Suffolk. The presentation tells the story of the journey to find and recreate the lost cheeses of Suffolk.

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

Friday 16th February - Valentines Dinner

For those traditionalists who wish to treat the one you love by candlelight with a sumptuous four-course dinner.

Bar open 7.00pm. Service from 7.30pm. £32.00 per person.

Friday 23rd February - Call My Bluff wine tasting

Can you tell who is telling you the truth? Try some superb wine and food to compliment and test your palate against our panel in a fun light hearted evening.

Open from 7.00pm. Tasting dinner starts 7.30pm. £36.00 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 Maurice Barnes, 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 |

Our Chess Club runs the second Wednesday of every month commencing 6:30pm and is open to all members whether you are a complete beginner, rusty player or more experienced as the group can cater for all levels and abilities. 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