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Ipswich and Felixstowe

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I am Emily Parker, Editor of Raring2go! Ipswich, Felixstowe & Woodbridge and West Suffolk, which is the go-to-guide for you and your child.  If you're looking for help finding great ideas for a family day out or the ideal party venue we have something for everyone and can even save you money by downloading these great money saving vouchers.
Raring2go! isn't just a national website, we publish two local magazines, that goes out every quarter directly to 29,000 families through primary schools, nurseries, childrens centres, libraries and lots more family friendly venues, that too is jam packed full of events, activities and offers all to help you!

Raring2go West Suffolk covers Stowmarket, Sudbury, Bury St Edmunds, A140 up to Debenham and all the surrounding villages. 

Raring2go Ipswich, Felixstowe and Woodbridge  covers out to East Bergholt, Capel St Mary, Hadleigh, down to Shotley, up to Claydon and to Bawdsey and Hollesley Bay near woodbridge. Plus all the lovely Suffolk villages in between these areas.

Click on the links to see the current version of the Ipswich, Felixstowe & Woodbridge and  West Suffolk magazines.

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If you want to feature your events, activities or family friendly businesses, just click here to download your event.

Please call me on 01473 841532 / 07841 337054 or email at to get in touch with comments, suggestions or if you would like to consider Raring2go! as part of your marketing plans for the coming year.


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Les Miserable - school edition.

The CTC performance of 'Les Miserables' school edition at the Ipswich corn exchange.

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Families are flummoxed by car seat safety abroad

Research finds families are flummoxed by car seat safety laws ahead of the holidays

Visit our KidsZone

Our KidsZone is packed full of activities for indoors and out, plus loads of colouring in and activity sheets to download and print off.
Naughty but nice Puddings!

Naughty but nice Puddings!

Check out our delicious puddings, my favourite is the limoncello trifle, not suitable for the kids, but there are some other scrummy recipes that the whole family can enjoy! Take a look in our pudding section for recipes to make summer BBQ's and eating alfresco all the more tasty! My girls LOVE the chocolate pizza - making it, but mostly eating it!

Raring2go! KidsZone

Raring2go! KidsZone

Over the weekends and holidays there are always times when your children need some chill out time, or to fill an hour or so, or they say the dreaded 5 letter word - BORED! Well, our KidsZone is here to rescue you and them from these moments. Full of puzzles, colouring in sheets and activities from films and programmes there is lots to keep busy!   

Wild In Art Trails across the UK 2018

Free, fun, family-friendly art trails in cities to entertain this summer holidays.

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Have a Bucket Load of Family Fun this Summer

In support of Cornwall Air Ambulance, Konfidence are running a sand castle building competition

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Review of the New Thomas the Tank Engine Film

Read what we thought of the eagerly awaited Thomas & Friends Big World! Big Adventures! The Movie.

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Disney launches its 24 Hour Challenge

Challenge to inspire families to get active this summer with the chance to raise money for Unicef UK

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