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Members' Events


In addition to helping our work in protecting the special landscape and built heritage of Suffolk, joining SPS also gives members access to our special programme of events. This includes visits to some of the most impressive houses in the county, talks from eminently qualified speakers and training events.

For a taste of what to expect see our Gallery of Recent Events. Details of forthcoming events can be found below:


2018

Media Training for Campaigners

3 July, 10 am – 1 pm (coffee and registration from 9.30 am)
Riverside Centre, Stratford St Andrew, IP17 1LL

This workshop event will demonstrate the ways in which amenity groups can make more effective use of mainstream and social media to raise awareness of their campaign, highlight their concerns about proposed developments, build a campaign team and target their messages to different audiences.

Our speaker is Paul Simon who runs his own public relations consultancy and is a freelance business journalist commissioned by Archant.

The session will involve a practical element aimed at writing the perfect media release.

Cost: Free to SPS members or £30.00 to non-members Open to all.

Please contact Linda Cockburn at the SPS Office to book your places Tel: 01787 247179 Email: sps@suffolksociety.org


An Evening with Simon Jenkins

Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations

Friday 21 September, 6.30 for 7 pm

at Framlingham College, Fowler Pavilion, IP13 9EY

Sir Simon Jenkins is a former Chairman of the National Trust and one of Britain's most prominent journalists.

He has written many books on history and architecture including England's Thousand Best Churches and England's Thousand Best Houses. In his latest new book Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations, Simon Jenkins extols the virtues of 100 of them as well as offering a brief history of the rise, fall and rise again of Britain's railway buildings.

Cost: £18.00 Open to all.

Please contact Linda Cockburn at the SPS Office to book your places Tel: 01787 247179 Email: sps@suffolksociety.org


Last updated: 12-06-2018