Children in Need Auction – Saturday 9th November

An exciting auction will be taking place at 8.00pm this Saturday. We’ve got some great lots on offer so come along and do a bit of bidding!

If you are unable to make the auction in person, please call the Cross Keys if you would like to place a commission bid on any items.

All proceeds going to the amazing Children in Need charity.

Our sincere thanks go to all those who have generously donated to this auction.

Halloween Party 2/11/19

Brave souls ventured out into the dark, wet and windy weather yesterday to celebrate Halloween at The Cross Keys with a children’s party run by Bernie and Jan Cresswell followed by great music and dancing from Mick the Baker and Rob. See photos in the Gallery.

Charity Christmas Card Sale 19/10/19

This very successful event was organised and run by Kay Mitchell and friends. It was a first for The Cross Keys with 8 local and national charities selling cards and other goods.

St Nicholas Hospice
EA Air Ambulance
Parkinsons UK
Sue Ryder
Suffolk Wildlife Trust

raised over £1100 between them.

Teas, coffees and bacon baps were also on offer as was a chocolate tombola that, itself, raised £138.

See pictures from the event.

Vacancy for Kitchen Assistant

Our new chef Michael is attracting a lot of new customers and we need more help in our kitchen, particularly at evenings and weekends. Experience desirable but not essential – motivation and a positive attitude are more important!
If you are interested we’d be pleased to hear from you.
For further details, please email:

Our new chef

We are delighted to welcome our new chef to The Crosskeys, Michael Kirkwood. Michael has developed an exciting menu of pub classics plus special dishes to delight every palate. In addition Light Bites and Bar Snacks are available at lunch time. Do come soon to sample our new menu. It is usually advisable to book 01379 779822.