THINGS TO TRY THIS MONTH . . .
Lavenham by Lantern Light Walk: December 5, 13, 22 nationaltrust.org.uk/ lavenham-guildhall
Walk:on the beach at Southwold. Watch the mad swimmers in the sea on Christmas Day and be glad you’re wrapped up in hats, scarves and gloves.
Eat: after a bracing walk, retire to the Magpie Bakery for a cup of their excellent coffee and a slice of delicious cake.
Drink: Hot chocolate. Make it with Pump Street Bakery chocolate, add whipped cream and marshmallows.