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Woodbridge celebrates Great Get Together with live music and entertainment

Woodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Children's art workshop.  Picture: SHARON WOLFF

Woodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Children's art workshop. Picture: SHARON WOLFF

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Crowds united in Woodbridge to celebrate the Great Get Together, remembering the life and work of MP Jo Cox.

Woodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Face painting by Raging Zoo. Picture: SHARON WOLFFWoodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Face painting by Raging Zoo. Picture: SHARON WOLFF

The event, hosted by the Tea Hut, featured live music from Peter Hepworth, accompanied by Merlin Bruce, who also played with fellow Aartwork bandmates Claire Cordeaux and Art Butler.

Woodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Picture: SHARON WOLFFWoodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Picture: SHARON WOLFF

Magic Ollie provided some children’s entertainment as did Steff Evans, who organised the event.

Woodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Aartwork's Claire Cordeaux on guitar, Art Butler on fiddle and Merlin Bruce on beat box. Picture: SHARON WOLFFWoodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Aartwork's Claire Cordeaux on guitar, Art Butler on fiddle and Merlin Bruce on beat box. Picture: SHARON WOLFF

There was face painting by Raging Zoo and a children’s art workshop by Bon, the ‘Distressed Artist’.

Woodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Picture: SHARON WOLFFWoodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Picture: SHARON WOLFF

Mayor of Woodbridge Clare Perkins opened proceedings with an address to remind everyone why they were gathered.

Woodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Picture: SHARON WOLFFWoodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Picture: SHARON WOLFF

The Tea Hut’s Sharon Wolff said: “It was a great day with a fantastic turn out from the public chilled and friendly.

Woodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Magic Ollie, magician and children's entertainer. Picture: SHARON WOLFFWoodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Magic Ollie, magician and children's entertainer. Picture: SHARON WOLFF

“We raised in excess of £900 on the day from passing round buckets, with more to come.

Woodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Picture: SHARON WOLFFWoodbridge's Great Get Together at the Tea Hut. Picture: SHARON WOLFF

“We’re so pleased with everyone’s generosity.”

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