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Norman Lloyd, Campaign Manager, and Jason Alexander, The Wildlife Gadget Man, with Elmer

Nov 06, 2018

Next summer, St Elizabeth Hospice are bringing 50 fantastically designed sculptures to the streets and open spaces of Ipswich and from the standard of entries received it....Read more
Members of the SAA and Elmer team

Nov 03, 2018

The Suffolk Agricultural Association (SAA) has joined Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk in aid of St Elizabeth Hospice. The SAA will be the lead Education Partner in the 2019 ....Read more
Elmer visits learners at WS Training

Nov 01, 2018

Learners from WS Training Limited, a private training provider with a base in Ipswich, enjoyed a visit from Elmer the Patchwork Elephant recently, in recognition of fundr....Read more
Isaacs Halloween event poster

Oct 25, 2018

Isaacs on the Quay is preparing itself for an outbreak of the plague this Halloween and it’s calling in the Plague Doctor to help customers navigate through a tour of s....Read more
Sailmakers Halloween activities promotional picture

Oct 25, 2018

Lovable children’s favourite Elmer the Patchwork Elephant will be joining in the Halloween half-term fun at Ipswich’s busy Sailmakers Shopping Centre this week. Th....Read more
Suffolk Fostering and Adoption launch of Elmer sponsorship

Oct 18, 2018

Suffolk Fostering and Adoption has today been unveiled as a sponsor for Suffolk’s biggest ever mass participation public art event – ‘Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk....Read more
Elmer visits the Concertus offices in Ipswich

Sep 21, 2018

Elmer the Elephant paid a visit to Concertus yesterday, ahead of ‘Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk’ which takes place in Ipswich next year. The eagerly-awaited follow-....Read more
Elmer visiting Ipswich School in July 2018

Sep 13, 2018

Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk this week announced an enhanced partnership with local leading independent school, Ipswich School. Already a keen supporter of the campaig....Read more
Larking Gowen Crazy Golf Challenge winners - Ashtons Legal

Sep 12, 2018

Teams from 18 local businesses took part in a crazy golf challenge at Ufford Park Hotel in Woodbridge on Tuesday raising over £1,500 in support of Elmer’s Big Parade S....Read more
Some of the Curtis Banks team, with Norman Lloyd, Jo Beattie and Elmer

Sep 11, 2018

Curtis Banks’ CSR team have created a buzz about all things Elmer around their office by welcoming a very special guest to launch an internal design competition aimed a....Read more
Cliff Lane Primary pupils with Elmer

Sep 10, 2018

There are only 25 more chances for schools, nurseries or youth groups in Ipswich to win a full size Elmer sculpture. This fantastic opportunity is open to any school, you....Read more
Norman Lloyd, Campaign Manager, and Elmer at Bubblerush Ipswich

Sep 04, 2018

The Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk team at St Elizabeth Hospice are thrilled to announce that they have signed up 50 sponsors for their 50 Elmer sculptures! The final two s....Read more
Elmer's Big Parade Suffolk - A Wild in Art event in support of St Elizabeth Hospice

Elmer's Big Parade Suffolk – A Wild in Art event in support of St Elizabeth Hospice