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Hi Everyone

Just to let you know of an opportunity coming up to take part in VI tennis in Ipswich.

The Ipswich Tennis Club on Henley Road will be running 6 weekly sessions on Thursday afternoons from 12pm – 1.30pm, starting on Thursday 5th November. These sessions will be free to attend and require a minimum of 6 participants.

VI tennis is played using modified rules and equipment, including lower nets and soft balls that rattle to indicate their location.

To register your interest please reply to this message or contact Taiwo Ajayi at  .

Many thanks and best wishes


Clare Burman

iFit Suffolk Co-founder


@ifitsuffolk   Facebook

M: 07979 691330


Physical, competitive, inclusive and fun!

A team game open to anyone – with or without sight loss.


Goalball weekly sessions run by iFit Suffolk

Fridays 6-8pm

St Margaret’s Church Centre

Bolton Lane



£3 per session for members, £4 for non-members

Contact for more information

Helps to develop:

  • Team work
  • Communication skills
  • Spatial awareness
  • Fitness and flexibility
  • Self confidence


  For more information on the game visit


Goalball weekly sessions

Welcome to our second 2017 series of guided walks in the Suffolk Countryside.

Each walk is circular and involves a stop at a pub for refreshments. Transport will be provided from Crown Lay-by in Crown Street and return.

To book a place on a walk, please telephone the Office on 01473 219712. Sighted helpers are most welcome!

Saturday 27th May 2017:

Start/Finish Point:            Coddenham Village Community Centre *

Outward Transport:         Minibus leaving Crown lay-by at 10.30am. Arriving at 10.50am

Walk Start Time:              11. 00am

Distance:                         Circular walk 3.5 miles

Return Transport:            Leaving the Swan Pub, Westerfield at 2.30 pm

            * originally listed for 25th March 2017

Saturday 24th June 2017:

Start/Finish Point:          The Greyhound Inn, Pettistree

Outward Transport:      Minibus leaving Crown lay-by at Arriving at 10.50am     

Walk Start Time:           11.00am 

Distance:                      Circular walk 3.5 miles

Return Transport:         Leaving the Pub at 2.30pm approx


Saturday 22nd July 2017:

Start/Finish Point         Suffolk Food Hall, Wherstead

OutwardTransport       Minibus leaving Crown St lay-by at 10.30am. Arriving at 10.50am.

Walk start time            11.00am

Distance                       Circular walk 3.5 miles  

Return Transport:        Leaving the Food Hall at 2.30pm approx              

Please book via the Office on 01473 219712   

Whilst there will be sighted helpers on the walk, if a sighted helper can accompany you they would be most welcome.

Walkers should be prepared for uneven or slippery surfaces, stiles, mud, puddles, rain...... and plenty of fresh air and exercise.      

If you are visually impaired and want to try a new and exhilarating sport, come and try archery at the British Blind Sport special taster day.  Specifically tailored for anyone who just wants to have a a go, this is the perfect way to challenge yourself and hit your targets!

Sunday 2nd October    10.00am - 4.00pm

Angel Road Junior School

Angel Road


For more in formation or to book your FREE place at this event, contact Lauren Impey at British Blind Sport.

participation@british blindsport.  or phone on 01926/424247  MOB: 07929356428