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James Paget coffee mornings for Veterans


The James Paget will be hosting more veterans coffee/information mornings throughout 2024.

Each event will include tea/coffee and buffet lunch, and guest speakers from organisations that support the armed forces.

The dates confirmed are on the poster below.

The coffee and iinformation mornings will take place at the Louise Hamilton Centre, on the James Paget site, between 1100 – 1400. More details will be publicised on our social media accounts closer to each event.

If you or your organisation/business would like to sponsor or donate towards one of our Veterans coffee mornings please get in touch with our Armed Forces Advocate – please email

Veteran Coffee Morning Dates 2024 poster. This details events will be held in the Louise Hamilton Centre on the James Paget site, 11am to 2pm, on the following dates - 17th January, 27th March, 15th May, 26th June, 18th September and 13th November 2024.


Veterans’ Wellbeing Support Groups

Bury St Edmunds

When: Tuesdays 11am-1pm

Where: Combat 2 Coffee , Con Club, Guildhall Street, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1PR


When: Wednesdays, 11am-1pm

Where: Combat 2 Coffee, Whitton Clinic, Meredith Road, Ipswich, IP1 6ED Norwich.


When: Fridays 1-3pm

Where: The Matthew Project, Next Steps Centre, 70-80 Oak Street, Norwich, NR3 3AQ


When: Mondays 11am-1pm

Where: Steam, Tanner Court, Tanner Street, Thetford, IP24 2BQ


When: Thursdays 11am-1pm

Where: Love Toast Café, 10 Old Market Place, Sudbury, CO10 1TL


Beccles Royal British Legion Branch Community Support – Armed Forces Families Lunch Club

The Beccles RBL Armed Forces Families Lunch Club is held on the second Wednesday of the month, at Beccles Sea Cadet Headquarters in Fen Lane, Beccles, NR34 9BH - 11.30am to 1.30pm - with the following dates confirmed for 2024;

10 January

14 February

13 March

10 April

08 May

12 June

10 July

14 August

11 September

09 October

13 November

11 December

You can enjoy a bowl of soup or a bacon roll and chat with one of their friendly branch support volunteers.

Parking is available on site, or the venue is on the X2 bus route.

For more information please call 01502 713003.


Armed Forces and Veterans Breakfast Club Great Yarmouth

Over 60 members and growing, they meet twice a month. Dates for 2024 are as follows;

First Tuesday of each month from 0900 at Café 63, 2 Main Cross Road, Great Yarmouth, NR30 3PA

6th February

5th March

2nd April

7th May

4th June

2nd July

Third Saturday of each month from 0930 at Brewers Fayre, Runham Road, Great Yarmouth, NR30 1SH

17th February

16th March

20th April

18th May

15th June

20th July

For more details please visit; Great Yarmouth Armed Forces & Veterans Breakfast Club | Facebook


RAF Benevolent Fund Coffee Club

Did you serve in the RAF or are you a member of the RAF family? This is a free fully accessible event held at Norfolk & Suffolk Aviation Museum off the B1062 at Flixton near Bungay. 

This takes place on the last Wednesday of the month from 11am to 12.30pm.

For more information please contact Nicky Russell;