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Annual Events

You are invited to attend any or all of the following events.

We hope that we have provided a varied and interesting selection of events and trips and always welcome comments, suggestions and help for future events and trips.


Members should continue to monitor this site or the notice-boards at the centres as there may be cancellations or additions to this list throughout the year. If there are other events that interest you and you think there would be sufficient interest, please contact Sylvia Baker Tel: 01449 774333 or use our online form “Contact Us” or any committee member. If members would like to organise an event we would be happy to support and help you to set it up and to sell tickets.


Additions, changes or further details of times or costs etc. to the programme will be advised on your notice board and here on the Upbeat web site.


Other events are being looked at and will be advised in due course.

If you would like to be involved and help with the Upbeat Social and Fund Raising events please contact any Committee member.

2017 Events

Upbeat Closed

Upbeat will be closed from Weds 20th December until Tues 2nd January 2018

2018 Events

January - Thurs 18th - Three Course Meal By Mrs Hubbard

At Newbury Community Centre 12.30pm – 3pm
Tickets £15 Bar available
Raffle Tickets available at all venues

February - Sat 17th - Jumble Sale

At The Newbury Centre, Bury St Edmunds
12pm – 2pm Entrance 20p
(Items for sale may be taken in and tables set up from 9am)

March - Thurs 8th - Upbeat Annual Lunch

At Stoke By Nayland Golf Club & Hotel, CO6 4PZ
12 noon for 12.30pm – 5pm
Tickets £26 3 course Carvery Lunch
Speaker: Mark Murphy from Radio Suffolk
Booking Forms available in the Christmas posting to members

April  - * - Theatre Trip

Details to be advised

April - Fri 20th - Quiz Night At The Newbury Centre

7pm Prompt start – 9pm
Tickets £10 incl. Fish & Chip Supper
Please bring your own drink
Organised by David Axton 01284 747238

May - Sat 5th - Old Tyme Music Hall

At Great Barton Village Hall 7pm –11pm
Date & details to be confirmed
Tickets £10 incl. Fish & Chip Supper
Contact Brian Richell 01787 881968 if you can help

May - Tues 15th - Upbeat A.G.M.

At The Southgate Centre, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 2PJ
7pm –9pm 
ALL members welcome. Wine & nibbles available

June - * - Treasure Hunt Around Bury St Edmunds

Organised by Chrissie Medcraft
Details to follow

June - Fri 22nd - Quiz Night

At Long Melford Old School
6.30 for 7pm Prompt start
Tickets £5. Please bring your own drink & nibbles
Tea & Coffee available.

July - Thurs 5th - Strawberry Tea

At Newton Green Village Hall, Nr Sudbury CO10 0QS
2pm – 5pm Tickets £8
Come & enjoy an afternoon tea with friends
Music & Quiz.  Grand Raffle

July - * - Mystery Tour

Following the great success of last years event, we have decided
to run another Mystery Tour, with lunch & refreshment stops to .........
Details to follow

Other Events Being Planned

Are a River Trip, Theatre Trip, Bingo session
We would be grateful for any suggestions that you may have and warmly
welcome event leaders/organisers/helpers for functions. Contact a Committee Member.