The Ipswich Hospital Charity presents our first NHS Fun Day for all to come along and enjoy!

The NHS is turning 70 this year and we would like to bring everyone together to celebrate!

Entertainment for the whole family including:
Bouncy Castles • Slush Puppies • Egg and Spoon Race • Gladiator Dual • Ice Cream • Climbing Wall • Pirate Slide • BBQ • Live Music • Sack Race • Craft Stalls • Popcorn • Raffle • Bungee Run • Picnic Area • Tombola • Candyfloss • Rodeo • 5-a-side Staff Football Tournament • 3 Legged Race • Sumo Suits • Pillow Bash • Cake Stall • Lucky Dip • Bar • World Cup Screening •

The Details:
Date: Saturday 16th June
Location: Ipswich Town Football Club, Training Ground, Portman Road
Time: 12:00pm to 4:00pm
NHS Staff: FREE*
Adult Fee: £5 for adults
Children’s Fee: FREE

Included in the ticket price is entry to the Fun Day and unlimited turns on our inflatable activities. There will be food available to purchase on the day or bring along a blanket and picnic!
There is no free parking available, so please plan your journey however the stadium is really close to the bus and train stations.

*All NHS staff can come along FREE to the event, you can bring one additional adult for free and as many children as you like (please bring you NHS ID badge for FREE entry). This is also open to staff who work within our Trust sites, i.e. OCS staff, contractors and volunteers. Please complete the below booking form to get your FREE tickets.

Tickets are no longer available to purchase online – please buy on the gates on the day (Cash Only)

NHS staff – bring your ID badge for FREE entry

Fete Fundraisers

Are you fundraising for one of our wards or departments to buy a piece of equipment or something additional for patients? Why not use this as a fundraising opportunity?
Sign up for a spot to fundraise at our Fun Day, you could plan a hook-a-duck, tombola, cake stall, stocks, lucky-dip, bottle hoopla, the ideas are endless. Everything you raise on the day goes towards your chosen appeal, ward or department.
*2 free tickets to the fun day included with each fete fundraiser pitch, can only be used to fundraise for the hospital charities, you’ll need to bring all equipment to run your stall.

Book a Fete Fundraising Spot at:

Table-top Stalls – SOLD OUT

We have a craft marquee on the day for businesses to sell their products, home-made or otherwise we want to see what the local community has to offer!
Sign up for a table in our marquee on the day and have a ready made audience to sell your items to. We will provide the table and two free tickets to the event. Limited tables available so register your interest early!

  • £20 per 6ft Table
  • Donate a Raffle Prize

To book your table email:



Complete form detailing number of Adult (max 2) and Children tickets required.

01473 702929
Email us

Registered charity number: 1048827.

The Ipswich Hospital Charity,

Ipswich Hospital,

Heath Road,



IP4 5PD.

NHS Staff FREE Tickets