Here are links to organisations and stakeholders of interest to the River Waveney Trust. We'd like to build this as a "whole river" resource, so please email us with any suggestions and additions. We're particularly interested in any archival photos, documents, maps, film or sound recordings which celebrate or record the river, its communities and heritage.

River Care Groups

Bungay Rivercare Group
Diss Rivercare Group
East Anglian Waterways Association (navigation group)
Access for All (navigation)
The Norfolk and Suffolk Boating Association

Angling Clubs

Bungay Cherry Tree AC
Diss & District AC
Harleston, Wortwell & District AC
Southwold & District Freshwater AC

Boat hire and Clubs

Waveney Valley Canoe Club
Beccles Rowing Club
Waveney River Centre
Outney Meadow
Rowan Craft (Geldeston)
Hippersons (Beccles)
Beccles Sailing Club
Big Dog Ferry (Beccles to Geldeston)
Canoe England
The Canoeman

Arts organisations

Bungay Camera Club
Waveney & Blyth Arts
Harleston & Waveney Art Trail
Black Dog Arts
Fisher Theatre Bungay
Diss Corn Hall
Literary Norfolk (River Waveney)
Vanessa Whinney (Ellingham artist)
Waveney Springs (Diss art collective)


Anglian Bus
Travel Line Journey Planner

Visitor attractions

Norfolk & Suffolk Aviation Museum
Redgrave & Lopham Fen Nature Reserve
Carlton Marshes Nature Reserve
North Cove Nature Reserve
Castle Marshes
Oulton Marshes
Roydon Fen
Wortham Ling
Big Dog Ferry (Beccles > Geldeston Locks)
River Waveney Centre & Ternpike Ferry
Visit Waveney Valley

Statutory authorities

Environment Agency (river levels)
Broads Authority
South Norfolk District Council
Mid Suffolk District Council
Waveney District Council
Norfolk County Council
Suffolk County Council
Association of Rivers Trust

Nature organisations

Norfolk Wildlife Trust
Suffolk Wildlife Trust
Waveney Bird Club
Norfolk Biodiversity Information Service (NBIS)
Suffolk Biodiversity Partnership
WWF (Rivers on the Edge)

Structures & Heritage

Waveney Rush
Watermill Machinery
Waveney watermills

Film and sound

Roger Deakin "Cigarette Down the Waveney (BBC Radio 4 2005)
Reflections on a River (BBC Horizon 1984)
Beccles Town Regatta 1933 (East Anglian Film Archive)
Burgh Castle Anglia News 1963 (East Anglian Film Archive)
Where Broadland Meets the Sea 1959 (East Anglian Film Archive)
Here and Now: A Dying Race 1964 Burgh castle marshman's story (East Anglian Film Archive)
Otter Trust Closes (Philip Wayre interviewed by BBC Radio Suffolk 2006 - requires RealPlayer)
Woody Debris broadcast (BBC Radio 4 April 2012)
A walk around Geldeston Locks (Broads Authority podcast MP3)
Memories of Geldeston (Broads Authority 2009)


Angles Way (Bob Cains)
Suffolk Ramblers

Poetry & writing

The Carnival (1895 - with thanks to Mary Britton)
Literary Norfolk (Cameron Self's Waveney tribute)


Diss Express
Diss Mercury
Beccles & Bungay Journal
Lowestoft Journal
BBC Radio Norfolk
BBC Radio Suffolk
Beach Radio
Park Radio (Diss)
Waveney Valley Blog
Iceni PostNews from the North folk and South folk

River Waveney Trust

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