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East of England Co-op Education Centre, Ipswich

General Details

Situated in central Ipswich, our Education Centre has many different groups running. Various rooms are available for hire for meetings and events, at very competitive rates.

  • Wifi in in all rooms
  • Car parking for up to 50 vehicles
  • Digital projectors and screens, TV, video and DVD player
  • Flip chart stands and display boards
  • Lounge for refreshments and catering
  • Self service or prepared Fairtrade refreshments

Who to contact

East of England Co-op Education Centre
01473 280316

Where to go

11 Fore Street
Area served
South Ipswich, East Ipswich, North Ipswich, West Ipswich
Parking available
Parking details
Car parking for up to 50 vehicles

Disabled access to the ground floor is available from the car park at the rear of the building. All ground floor rooms are accessible for wheelchairs.

Easy access to main toilets on the ground floor, additional toilets are located on the first floor.

Other details

Age Groups
Adults, Young people
Disabled Parking, Wheelchair Access, Adapted Toilet, Audio Loop

Groups include: 

Co-op Friendship Club
Brings together ladies and gents of all ages who enjoy talks, Sunday lunches and trips out in the summer.

Co-op Ladies Choir
We are a friendly, social group who sing to a high standard. Performing a variety of music, including chart hits, musicals and religious items, at more than 15 concerts a year. Rehearsals take place at Co-op Education Centre in Fore St on Tuesdays from 2.00pm to 3.30pm.

Co-op Senior Singers
A long established and friendly group of male and female singers all aged 55 plus. With no audition required, the group welcomes new singers to their weekly rehearsals.

Co-op Singers
Rehearsing and performing a varied repertoire of music, the group welcomes adults to weekly rehearsals in Ipswich.

East of England Co-op Retired Colleagues Association
An association that organises meetings and outings for retired East of England Co-op employees

Co-op Waterfront Music School
Teaching every type of instrument to a huge number of students, the School has a fantastic record of choral and musical work which culminates in the annual 'Co-op Music Fest'

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