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To celebrate your lovely mum and all those little things she does for you (and she thinks you don’t notice)… We are giving you the chance to win a prize worthy of a Queen! All you have to do is create a picture of your Mum…Draw, Paint or Sketch a picture and display on the […]
The launch of several upcoming Art & Festive Craft Markets happening at the upper mall in Sailmakers Shopping Centre. Shop a great selection of local crafts, festive handcrafted items and watch local talented Artist Lois Cordelia perform her live speed painting with real life model. Enjoy a festive creative weekend with Home of Suffolk Arts […]
20th January 2020
An Ipswich artist just might be the quickest draw in the east and she’ll be demonstrating her skill – and recording it on real-time video – at a busy shopping centre in the town this week. Lois Cordelia specialises in speed painting, capturing a subject in double-quick time and she’ll be bringing her talents to […]
2nd January 2020
Sailmakers Shopping Centre is on track for its busiest month of the year with over half a million shoppers expected by the time shops close on New Year’s Eve. A busy pre-Christmas carried over into Boxing Day at the mall in Ipswich where retailers reported brisk business as the traditional sales kicked-in. Tatiana Gecmane, manager […]
27th November 2019
FANS of classic computer consoles are in for a treat when a busy Ipswich shopping centre hosts a weekend of retro gaming fun. Bring Back Retro, who organise gaming events and even cater for weddings, are bringing along their full repertoire of old-school games consoles to Sailmakers Shopping Centre on November 9 and 10. Gamers […]
The touching and tragic stories of local men killed in the carnage of the Second World War are being commemorated in a special memorial at a busy Ipswich shopping centre ahead of Remembrance Day. In all over 600 Ipswich men and women lost their lives during the conflict and this year marks several major anniversaries […]
A nurse who uses pottery as a therapy for the stressful work she does with of eating disorder sufferers will have her work on display at a craft fair at a busy Ipswich Shopping Centre. Jennifer Meintjes grew up in apartheid era South Africa and now works with adults with anorexia and other eating disorders […]
A TOP artist whose eye-catching work has adorned sculptures in a host of major UK cities will be creating the design for a busy Ipswich shopping centre’s take on popular pachyderm Elmer the Elephant. Deven Bhurke has been commissioned to produce Sailmakers Shopping Centre’s very own version of the much-loved children’s character as part of […]
A Caribbean band carrying on their Windrush fathers’ 50-year musical legacy will fill a busy Ipswich shopping centre with the unique sounds of the tropical region during an eagerly-anticipated summer event. Phaze2 Caribbean Steelband, who have sprung from the Ipswich Caribbean Band which has been performing since the early 1960s, will be showcasing their traditional […]
VISITORS to a busy Ipswich shopping centre will have the chance to sample a taste of the Caribbean during a summer event dedicated to the tropical region.