Holywells Park 2018 Events
Visiting Holywells Park – Buses & Parking information
FoHP = Friends of Holywells Park events. For details of FoHP meetings click here
SWT = Suffolk Wildlife Trust events. For further information on SWT events, contact 01473 890089.
Friends of Holywells Park Calendar 2019 is now on sale (£5) at the Reception in the Stable Block – details here (PDF)
Our bees have been working hard so we now have Honey for sale in the Park Reception. It’s really delicious, so go on, treat yourself to a jar (£5). All proceeds go back to Friends of Holywells Park, to enable them to continue to hold free events on the Park and to support the bees.
Sunday 18th November
Teens: Advanced Wildlife Photography
Join Suffolk Wildlife Trust and Kevin Sawford, an award winning photographer, to learn how to capture wildlife at its best. Whether you bring your camera, smart phone or tablet, Kevin will guide you through different advanced techniques and explain different processes in more detail in order to capture the perfect wildlife shot.
Please book, 11-16s
Saturday 8th December
Christmas Fayre (FoHP)
Holywells Park Conservatory & Garden, 11am – 2:30pm
Includes craft stalls, craft activities for children, warming refreshments
Visiting Holywells Park
The park is about 10 minutes walk from Ipswich Central which is served by numerous buses. There are also bus routes that pass directly by the park
Routes 3, 4, 60, 61, 61A (inbound to town centre), 76, 76A, 77, 77A
Nacton Road aka Allen Lane
Route 3, 60, 61, 61A (inbound to town centre)
Cliff Lane (by Margaret Catchpole)
Cliff Lane (Kissing Gate entrance, near junction with Holywells Rd. and Landseer Rd.)
Routes 1, 2, 61A (outbound from town centre)
Use Cliff Lane (Kissing Gate) routes and walk up from stop near Myrtle Road roundabout, or use Bishops Hill routes, take Cavendish St. stop. Walk short distance up Bishops Hill, then right in to Myrtle Road.
For timing on routes 60 and above, consult First Bus Norfolk & Suffolk at www.firstgroup.com/
The car park at the Cliff Lane entrance can only be used by blue badge holders.
Visitors are advised to use public transport or the car park at Athena Hall off Duke Street, which is only a few minutes walk from the Myrtle Road and Cliff Lane entrances to the park. It is open from 8am to midnight.
2016-17 Holywells Park events here