The 2017 AGM is on 17th March, in the King’s River café, Sutton Hoo. 7.00 p.m. for 7.30.

This year’s speaker is Sue Brunning, curator at the British Museum. She will talk on “Sutton Hoo through the Microscope”… a detailed look at some of the finds in the 1939 dig. Members free… non-members are invited to make a contribution of £3…or, indeed to join! (See Membership page)


Saturday 27th Mayth,  10.30 for 11.00, at the Riverside Theatre, Woodbridge. Prof. Gale Owen-Crocker, of the University of Manchester, will speak about Anglo-Saxon Dress and Textiles.

Members of SHS £7, public £8, tickets available on the day (or near the time) from the Riverside Theatre, Woodbridge (01394 382174).


We are preparing to arrange a coach trip in East Anglia to a site of interest… please watch this space.



 Reports on our trips are to be found in our magazine, ‘Saxon’, which can be viewed on this website.

Recent visits have included Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

West Stow Anglo-Saxon village and Mildenhall Museum,

Corpus Christi College (Parker Library) Cambridge

Archaeological site at Lyminge, Kent

and we have travelled as far as Gamla Uppsala, Ireland, Lindisfarne and Canterbury as well as closer to our Suffolk homeland.

For more information or enquiries, please contact our SHS Membership Secretary, via the website.