Following its enormous success last year, a four ferries bike ride is being arranged for Saturday 22nd September 2018 as part of the Trust’s work in raising funds for the river defences. The ride of some 42 miles will cross all of the four Foot Ferries of Suffolk, including the Association’s Butley Ferry. The Four […]
Film cuts of the April Annual Meeting presentations from Edward Greenwell, Chairman, Andrew Hawes, Consultant Engineer, Karen Thomas and Giles Bloomfield from the IDB and Jane Maxim Funding Chair will be available on the web site shortly. There will be a further public meeting towards the end of the year (probably November) to discuss the […]
The Partnership will be holding their Annual Community Meeting at Snape Maltings Recital Room 14th April 11am-1pm. Coffee will be available from 1030 am. There will be a number of presentations to inform everyone of the flood defence upgrading schemes and the timetable of events over the next few years.
The Alde and Ore Estuary Partnership have published their Spring 2018 Newsletter. Please see below for the latest news and upcoming community engagement meetings: 20180308 Spring newsletter AOEP
INTER ESTUARY PUB QUIZ A MAJOR SUCCESS OVER £42,500 RAISED THANKS TO MATCH FUNDING GENEROSITY Thanks to an extraordinary juggling act of volunteers, pub landlords and celebrity Quiz Masters, 13 pubs competed in parallel pub quizzes on Thursday evening with over 600 people pitting their wits with Suffolk’s Biggest Pub Quiz. The event was […]
ALDE AND ORE ESTUARY PARTNERSHIP ENABLING DEVELOPMENT PUBLIC FORUM Following a series of meetings with Parish Councils, we have a clearer picture of the issues that are worrying residents. We are holding an open forum on Friday 10th November at Tunstall Village Hall at 4pm to be chaired by The Right Hon. Lord Deben. There […]
Our main launch of the fundraising campaign starts in October and we hope everyone will manage to come to one of the film shows and receptions we have arranged. 14th October – Orford Town Hall at 6pm Reception and Premiere of the Save our Suffolk Estuary film presented by Nick Robinson. Libby Purves will chair […]
Stupendous effort from everyone on the Alde and Ore Estuary Trust float – many many thanks for all the time, wit and artistic creations! Well done all. And thanks also go to the Aldeburgh Bookshop who hosted our stand in the window with our 6 minute trailer of Nick Robinson presenting our Estuary Film.
Local businesses, celebrities, residents and landowners are joining forces to launch a new campaign to raise £10 million to strengthen the estuary defence walls of the Alde, Ore and Butley rivers in Suffolk in a pioneering partnership. BBC Radio 4 Today Presenter and Orford resident Nick Robinson has made a short film to highlight what […]