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Woodbridge, Suffolk

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Woodbridge is a town in Suffolk, East Anglia, England, about from the sea coast. [1]

92 relations: Abolitionism in the United Kingdom, Anne Knight (children's writer), Æthelwold, Baptists, Baptists Together, BBC, Bernard Barton, Bishop of Winchester, Boat building, Brass band, Bretwalda, Brian Capron, Brian Eno, Brinsley Schwarz (musician), British Museum, Buttrum's Mill, Woodbridge, Canons regular, Catholic Church, Charlie Simpson, Church of England, Church of St Thomas of Canterbury, Woodbridge, Cold War, Conservative Party (UK), Deben Registration District, Director-General of the BBC, East Anglia, East Anglia Array, East Suffolk line, Edward FitzGerald (poet), Edward III of England, Elizabeth I of England, Ely, Cambridgeshire, Evangelical Alliance, Farlingaye High School, Fellowship of Independent Evangelical Churches, Framlingham, Francis Drake, Georgian architecture, Henry VIII of England, Ian Jacob, Ipswich, John Calver, John Clarkson (abolitionist), Kingdom of East Anglia, List of ufologists, Lowestoft, Medieval architecture, Methodism, Middle Ages, Military air base, ..., Monastery, Mussidan, Nate James, Nicholas Pandolfi, Non-League football, Rædwald of East Anglia, Regency architecture, Rendlesham Forest, Rendlesham Forest incident, River Deben, Rope, Roy Keane, Royal Air Force, Sail, Seckford Trust, Sister city, Suffolk, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk Coastal (UK Parliament constituency), Suffolk County Council, Sutton Hoo, Thérèse Coffey, The Daily Telegraph, The Salvation Army, Thomas Churchyard (painter), Thomas Seckford, Tom Leppard, Town council, Tricker's Mill, Woodbridge, Tudor architecture, Unidentified flying object, United Kingdom census, 2011, United Reformed Church, United States Air Force, Victorian architecture, Windmill, Woodbridge Airfield, Woodbridge Priory, Woodbridge railway station, Woodbridge School, Woodbridge Tide Mill, Woodbridge Town F.C.. Expand index (42 more) »

Abolitionism in the United Kingdom

Abolitionism in the United Kingdom was the movement in the late 18th and early 19th centuries to end the practice of slavery, whether formal or informal, in the United Kingdom, the British Empire and the world, including ending the Atlantic slave trade.

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Anne Knight (children's writer)

For this author's namesake, the social reformer, see Anne Knight. Anne Knight (born Anne Waspe; 28 October 1792 in Woodbridge, Suffolk – 11 December 1860 in Woodbridge, Suffolk) was a Quaker children's writer and educationalist.

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Æthelwold was a common Anglo Saxon name.

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Baptists are Christians distinguished by baptizing professing believers only (believer's baptism, as opposed to infant baptism), and doing so by complete immersion (as opposed to affusion or sprinkling).

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Baptists Together

Baptists Together (officially The Baptist Union of Great Britain) is the association of Baptist churches in England and Wales.

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The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.

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Bernard Barton

Bernard Barton (31 January 1784 – 19 February 1849) was known as the Quaker poet.

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Bishop of Winchester

The Bishop of Winchester is the diocesan bishop of the Diocese of Winchester in the Church of England.

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Boat building

Boat building, one of the oldest branches of engineering, is concerned with constructing the hulls of boats and, for sailboats, the masts, spars and rigging.

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Brass band

A brass band is a musical ensemble generally consisting entirely of brass instruments, most often with a percussion section.

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Bretwalda (also brytenwalda and bretenanwealda, sometimes capitalised) is an Old English word.

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Brian Capron

Brian Capron (born 11 February 1947) is an English actor who trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA).

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Brian Eno

Brian Peter George St John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, RDI (born Brian Peter George Eno; 15 May 1948) is an English musician, composer, record producer, singer, writer, and visual artist.

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Brinsley Schwarz (musician)

Brinsley Ernst Pieter Schwarz (born 25 March 1947, Woodbridge, Suffolk) is an English guitarist and rock musician.

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British Museum

The British Museum, located in the Bloomsbury area of London, United Kingdom, is a public institution dedicated to human history, art and culture.

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Buttrum's Mill, Woodbridge

Buttrum's Mill or Trott's Mill is a Grade II listed tower mill at Woodbridge, Suffolk, England which has been restored to working order.

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Canons regular

Canons regular are priests in the Western Church living in community under a rule ("regula" in Latin), and sharing their property in common.

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Catholic Church

The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.

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Charlie Simpson

Charles Robert Simpson (born 7 June 1985) is an English singer, songwriter and musician.

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Church of England

The Church of England (C of E) is the state church of England.

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Church of St Thomas of Canterbury, Woodbridge

The Church of St Thomas of Canterbury is a Roman Catholic church in St John's Street in Woodbridge, Suffolk.

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Cold War

The Cold War was a state of geopolitical tension after World War II between powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its satellite states) and powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others).

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Conservative Party (UK)

The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.

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Deben Registration District

Deben is a British Registration district in Suffolk, England.

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Director-General of the BBC

The Director-General of the British Broadcasting Corporation is chief executive and (from 1994) editor-in-chief of the BBC.

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East Anglia

East Anglia is a geographical area in the East of England.

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East Anglia Array

The East Anglia Array is a proposed series of offshore wind farms to be located around 30 miles off the east coast of East Anglia, in the North Sea, England.

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East Suffolk line

The East Suffolk line is an un-electrified 49-mile secondary railway line running between Ipswich and Lowestoft in Suffolk, England.

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Edward FitzGerald (poet)

Edward FitzGerald (31 March 1809 – 14 June 1883) was an English poet and writer, best known as the poet of the first and most famous English translation of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam.

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Edward III of England

Edward III (13 November 1312 – 21 June 1377) was King of England and Lord of Ireland from January 1327 until his death; he is noted for his military success and for restoring royal authority after the disastrous and unorthodox reign of his father, Edward II.

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Elizabeth I of England

Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was Queen of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death on 24 March 1603.

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Ely, Cambridgeshire

Ely is a cathedral city in Cambridgeshire, England, about north-northeast of Cambridge and about by road from London.

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Evangelical Alliance

The Evangelical Alliance (EA) seeks to represent evangelical Christians in the UK.

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Farlingaye High School

Farlingaye High School is a co-educational secondary school and sixth form with academy status located in Woodbridge in the English county of Suffolk within East Anglia.

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Fellowship of Independent Evangelical Churches

The Fellowship of Independent Evangelical Churches (FIEC) is a growing network of over 500 independent, evangelical churches mainly in the United Kingdom that preach an evangelical faith.

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Framlingham is a market town and civil parish in Suffolk, England.

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Francis Drake

Sir Francis Drake (– 28 January 1596) was an English sea captain, privateer, slave trader, naval officer and explorer of the Elizabethan era.

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Georgian architecture

Georgian architecture is the name given in most English-speaking countries to the set of architectural styles current between 1714 and 1830.

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Henry VIII of England

Henry VIII (28 June 1491 – 28 January 1547) was King of England from 1509 until his death.

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Ian Jacob

Lieutenant General Sir Edward Ian Claud Jacob (27 September 1899 – 24 April 1993), known as Ian Jacob, was a British Army officer, who served as the Military Assistant Secretary to Winston Churchill's war cabinet and was later a distinguished broadcasting executive, serving as the Director-General of the BBC from 1952 to 1959.

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Ipswich is the county town of Suffolk, England, located on the estuary of the River Orwell, about north east of London.

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John Calver

John Calver (ca. 1695 – 12 April 1751) was an English clockmaker based in Woodbridge, Suffolk.

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John Clarkson (abolitionist)

Lieutenant John Clarkson, RN (1764–1828) was the younger brother of Thomas Clarkson, one of the central figures in the abolition of slavery in England and the British Empire at the close of the 18th century.

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Kingdom of East Anglia

The Kingdom of the East Angles (Ēast Engla Rīce; Regnum Orientalium Anglorum), today known as the Kingdom of East Anglia, was a small independent kingdom of the Angles comprising what are now the English counties of Norfolk and Suffolk and perhaps the eastern part of the Fens.

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List of ufologists

This is a list of notable people who are Ufologists (UFO researchers).

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Lowestoft is a town and civil parish in the English county of Suffolk.

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Medieval architecture

Medieval architecture is architecture common in the Middle Ages.

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Methodism or the Methodist movement is a group of historically related denominations of Protestant Christianity which derive their inspiration from the life and teachings of John Wesley, an Anglican minister in England.

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Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Military air base

A military air base (sometimes referred to as a military airfield, military airport, air force station, air force base or short air base) is an aerodrome (military base) used by a military force for the operation of military aircraft.

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A monastery is a building or complex of buildings comprising the domestic quarters and workplaces of monastics, monks or nuns, whether living in communities or alone (hermits).

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Mussidan (Moissida) is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

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Nate James

Nathaniel James Speas, known as Nate James, (born 15 September 1979 in Lakenheath) is a British singer-songwriter.

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Nicholas Pandolfi

Nicholas Pandolfi, also known as Nick Pandolfi, (born 16 January 1970, in Woodbridge, Suffolk, Evening Star, 2007-04-12. Retrieved 2011-04-28.) is an English actor, voice artist & radio presenter, who has worked for the BBC and Global Radio (HEART).

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Non-League football

Non-League football describes football leagues played outside the top leagues of a country.

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Rædwald of East Anglia

Rædwald (Rædwald, 'power in counsel'), also written as Raedwald or Redwald, was a 7th-century king of East Anglia, a long-lived Anglo-Saxon kingdom which included the present-day English counties of Norfolk and Suffolk.

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Regency architecture

Regency architecture refers to classical buildings built in Britain during the Regency era in the early 19th century when George IV was Prince Regent, and also to earlier and later buildings following the same style.

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Rendlesham Forest

Rendlesham Forest is a 1,500-hectare mixed woodland in Suffolk owned by the Forestry Commission with recreation facilities for walkers, cyclists and campers.

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Rendlesham Forest incident

In late December 1980, there were a series of reported sightings of unexplained lights near Rendlesham Forest, Suffolk, England, which have become linked with claims of UFO landings.

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River Deben

The River Deben is a river in Suffolk rising to the west of Debenham, though a second, higher source runs south from the parish of Bedingfield.

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A rope is a group of yarns, plies, fibers or strands that are twisted or braided together into a larger and stronger form.

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Roy Keane

Roy Maurice Keane (born 10 August 1971) is an Irish football assistant manager and former professional football player.

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Royal Air Force

The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.

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A sail is a tensile structure—made from fabric or other membrane materials—that uses wind power to propel sailing craft, including sailing ships, sailboats, windsurfers, ice boats, and even sail-powered land vehicles.

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Seckford Trust

The Seckford Trust (or Seckford Foundation) is a charitable trust founded in the 16th century by Thomas Seckford that remains active to this day.

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Sister city

Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.

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Suffolk is an East Anglian county of historic origin in England.

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Suffolk Coastal

Suffolk Coastal is a local government district in Suffolk, England.

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Suffolk Coastal (UK Parliament constituency)

Suffolk Coastal is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Therese Coffey, a Conservative.

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Suffolk County Council

Suffolk County Council is the administrative authority for the county of Suffolk, England.

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Sutton Hoo

Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk, is the site of two 6th- and early 7th-century cemeteries.

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Thérèse Coffey

Thérèse Anne Coffey (born 18 November 1971) is an English Conservative Party politician who was first elected as the member of parliament for Suffolk Coastal constituency at the 2010 general election.

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The Daily Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.

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The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army is a Protestant Christian church and an international charitable organisation structured in a quasi-military fashion.

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Thomas Churchyard (painter)

Thomas Churchyard (born Melton, near Woodbridge, Suffolk in 1798, died 1865) was an English lawyer and painter of Woodbridge.

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Thomas Seckford

Thomas Seckford (1515 – January 1587) was an official at the court of Queen Elizabeth I and Member of Parliament.

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Tom Leppard

Tom Leppard, born as Tom Wooldridge, also known as Leopard Man or the Leopard Man of Skye, (14 October 1935 - 12 June 2016) was an English-born soldierinterview with Neil Stephen in the Guardian newspaper: (28 October 2008) previously considered by Guinness World Records to be the world's most tattooed man and later recognised as the most tattooed senior citizen.

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Town council

A town council, village council or rural council is a form of local government for small municipalities.

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Tricker's Mill, Woodbridge

Tricker's Mill is a Grade II listed tower mill at Woodbridge, Suffolk, England which has been converted into holiday accommodation.

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Tudor architecture

The Tudor architectural style is the final development of Medieval architecture in England, during the Tudor period (1485–1603) and even beyond, and also the tentative introduction of Renaissance architecture to England.

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Unidentified flying object

An unidentified flying object or "UFO" is an object observed in the sky that is not readily identified.

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United Kingdom census, 2011

A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.

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United Reformed Church

The United Reformed Church (URC) is a Christian church in the United Kingdom.

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United States Air Force

The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial and space warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.

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Victorian architecture

Victorian architecture is a series of architectural revival styles in the mid-to-late 19th century.

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A windmill is a mill that converts the energy of wind into rotational energy by means of vanes called sails or blades.

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Woodbridge Airfield

Woodbridge Airfield previously RAF Woodbridge, is a former Royal Air Force station located east of Woodbridge in the county of Suffolk, England.

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Woodbridge Priory

Woodbridge Priory was a small Augustine priory in Woodbridge in the English county of Suffolk.

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Woodbridge railway station

Woodbridge railway station is on the East Suffolk Line in the east of England, serving the town of Woodbridge, Suffolk.

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Woodbridge School

Woodbridge School is an independent school in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England, founded in 1577, for the poor of Woodbridge.

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Woodbridge Tide Mill

Woodbridge Tide Mill in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England is a rare example of a tide mill whose water wheel still turns and is capable of grinding a wholemeal flour.

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Woodbridge Town F.C.

Woodbridge Town F.C. is an English football club based in Woodbridge, Suffolk.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodbridge,_Suffolk

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