Explore the Course
Chalk Caves of Bury St Edmunds
Interconnecting chalk tunnels totalling over 500 metres in length. Inhabited by bats that hibernate in the caves from September to April.
Nethergate Brewery And Distillery
Established in Clare in 1986 taking its name from the street. Now an award winning brewery in Long Melford. Offering a brewery tour and beer making.
John Constable, Thomas Gainsborough and Alfred Munnings were some of the finest painters in England all born and bred in Suffolk.
Suffolk Water Park
Suffolk has many bridges.
Suffolk Punch Horse
The Ugly Tree
Suffolk is home to the grass snake and adder. The adder has a black zig-zag along the body and is venomous. They eat mice and voles. They may live for 20 years. Often found on links golf courses. Have been known to swallow golf balls mistaking them for eggs.
Water Mills of Suffolk
There are about 130 Suffolk water mills with the oldest working one is the 18th century mill at Pakenham. A watermill works by the force of the water pushing the blades of the wheel which then turns an axle that powers the milling machinery.
The Suffolk Swans
The mute swan is very common in Suffolk and is found on canals, ponds, lakes and rivers. The female is known as a pen and the male is a cob. Their average lifespan is 10 years.
Ipswich Town Football Club
ITFC were founded in 1878 and have won the English league (1962), the FA Cup (1978), and the UEFA cup (1981). Sir Alf Ramsey and Sir Bobby Robson both went on from managing Ipswich Town to managing England, with Sir Alf’s team winning the World Cup in 1966.
Lavenham was one of the richest communities in England because of its wool trade. Built in 1395, The Crooked House is a surviving part of a grand hall house. The popular nursery rhyme ‘There was a crooked man’ was inspired by the crooked house.
The Dragon of Bures
Stretches for 50 miles through heritage coastline and areas of outstanding natural beauty. From the sandy beaches at Lowestoft to the pretty town of Aldeburgh the Suffolk coast has it all.
Octopuses have 3 hearts and blue blood. They squirt ink to deter predators and they have no bones so can squeeze in and out of tiny spaces. A giant octopus can live for 5 years. **CENTRE HOLE GETS FREE GAME**