East of England News

10/09/2021

Suffolk RABI Coastal Challenge 

During June 120 entrants took part in the sporting challenge to run, walk or cycle 11,023 miles […]
26/10/2020
Matt Styles

“Mental health is completely individual & personal”

By Matt Styles, Cambridgeshire farmer Mental health shouldn’t just be a statistic, its something […]
15/10/2020

High Sheriff’s certificate awarded to retired Essex committee…

Fundraisers from Essex organised a harvest thanksgiving service St Peter’s Church, Goldhanger, and […]
14/08/2020

Essex supporters take tea in the garden

Fundraisers in Essex enjoyed afternoon tea at Whitesbridge Farm, home of supporter Angela Smith, and […]
18/06/2020

Suffolk Zooms in on bingo night

  The Suffolk committee is organising a virtual bingo evening on Friday July 3 at 8pm on Zoom. […]
18/06/2020

Online Cereals is resounding success

Cereals LIVE – the online version of the arable event – was a big success, attracting more than […]
29/05/2020

Farewell to Trustee Stephen Miles

R.A.B.I said farewell to Trustee Stephen Miles (pictured above centre at the 2019 Suffolk Show), who […]
12/05/2020

Frognall residents string up bunting for VE Day

Residents of Frognall, Lincolnshire, celebrated VE Day by taking afternoon tea in their gardens. […]
25/02/2020
Metal detectors donation

Metal detectors don’t have to dig deep to raise £1,000

The Dedham Vale Detectorists Club presented £1,000 to Peter Hickling, chair of the Essex committee. […]
30/01/2020

Essex Young Farmers in good voice

Lucy Bellefontaine, Regional Manager in the East, had a great time meeting up with members of […]
12/12/2019

Residents in festive spirit for Manson House Christmas Fayre

Manson House opened its doors for its annual Christmas Fayre, which raised £1,148. Residents, […]
10/12/2019

30 years spreading Christmas cheer

Every year, supporter Sally Mitchell delivers Christmas hampers to the people we help in Norfolk. […]
09/12/2019

Suffolk get into the Christmas spirit

Supporters in Suffolk got into the Christmas spirit with an evening of singing, games, mulled wine […]
26/11/2019

Essex afternoon tea brings in £4k

More than 100 people turned out for an afternoon tea, held at the Room in the Rodings in Essex. The […]
06/11/2019
Flowers

Seasonal plants subject of Suffolk gardening evening

More than 80 supporters attended a gardening event in Suffolk, which raised £800. The event was […]
16/10/2019
Jenny Tyler - East Central Welfare Officer

A day in the life of a welfare officer

Jenny Tyler is one of R.A.B.I’s 14 regional welfare officers, providing frontline support to […]
01/10/2019
HFAA donation

Hadleigh farmers celebrate 180th anniversary

The Hadleigh Farmers Agricultural Association (HFAA) held a ball to celebrate their 180th […]
05/09/2019
Jenny Tyler

‘I absolutely love my job’ says welfare officer Jenny

 “People often ask me if I like my job. I could talk about my job forever, so I’ll keep it […]
19/07/2019
The three winners of the R.A.B.I Norfolk Golf Day

Norfolk golf day generates £3.5k

Norfolk supporters took part in a golf day Bawburgh Golf Club and raised £3,500. The annual event […]
18/07/2019

Hefty appetites and a course in great nick

Halesworth Golf Club was the venue for Suffolk’s golf day, which raised £1,170.84. Golfers […]
12/07/2019
Five men who attended the Essex golf day

Essex golf day returns for 8th year

The annual golf day held at Gosfield Golf Club in Essex raised £916. Now in its eighth year, the […]
10/07/2019

Two Sues celebrate 10 years at Manson House

Sue Potter and Sue Groundrill are celebrating ten years of working at Manson House, R.A.B.I’s […]
03/07/2019
Four men stood beside a R.A.B.I banner

Perfect score for top gun Rob

Supporter Rob Nash won top gun at the annual Essex clay shoot with a maximum score of 50 out of 50. […]
01/07/2019

Sentry welcomes 64 competitors for clay shoot

The seventh clay shoot at Wood Farm in Chatteris, Cambridgeshire, raised £2,218. Sentry, an Ipswich […]