This website has been created by Mustard Creative on behalf of the Halesworth & Blyth Valley Partnership  a voluntary charitable organisation promoting Halesworth & the Blyth Valley as a visitor destination. Funding support by Waveney District Council, Waveney Business Forum and Halesworth Town Council is gratefully acknowledged.

HBVP must also thank Blythweb for being a valuable source of information and Halesworth in Transition (local people working together to live well) for compiling information on local food producers, also to be seen on

Many thanks to Zaren Templeton of Stopped Clock Imaging for creating the video using his own images and those of Joel Schat of Roadtrippers. Also to Jack Pescod for permission to set it to A Garland, a composition from his latest album, Home.

And grateful thanks to the following individuals and businesses for permission to use their photographs:

Brian Benson
Jo Jordan
Colin Huggins
Becky Marshall-Potter FolkEast
Kim Hoare Ivy Grange Farm Yurts
Corinne Maunder                Anita Gonzalez
Paul Kitchen                         Jo Gilbert
Jane Davis                            Jenny Ruddle

The painting shown on the Art page is ‘Storm over Cookley’ by the late Linda Holmes, courtesy of Sarah & Mike Shephard of Cookley.
Articles have been reproduced by kind permission of the East Anglian Daily Times, The Times and Flick & Son