Sharing our Stories
The image shows part of the front page of the first edition of Telstar. This was launched in 1962 to bring local items of local news to local people.
SLHG are indebted to the editors of Telstar, both past and present, for their hard work in providing valuable insights into the lives of Stowupland’s residents. Many of the pages of this website have been illuminated by comments nad memories retrieved from the pages of Telstar. Read more about Telstar
Over the decades local people and events have featured on TV and radio. It all started in 1959 when Jack Carter was interviewed for an outside radio broadcast about the building of Stowupland Village Hall. Visit Stowupland in the Media for more stories.
Museum of East Anglia Life, in 2022 MEAL became the Food museum in Stowmarket Read more…
Most years Stowmarket holds a Christmas Tree Festival, SLHG takes part by decorating a tree in the museum.
Ena and Jack Carter’s 1970 Stowupland Exhibition of Local History and Bygones . Read more…
2022, As part of the village’s celebrations for the Queens Platinum Jubilee SLHG put on a display of images from our archives showing some of Stowupland’s Pastimes over the last ’70 Glorious Years‘