As the UK's most easterly coast and the first place to see the sunrise you are well placed to see in the new year on The Suffolk Coast
1. See the Sunrise at Ness Point, Lowestoft
As the UK's most easterly point, Ness Point in Lowestoft is the first place to see the sunrise. Whilst the point itself simply features a marker on the floor, the nearby award-winning beach is the perfect place to see the sun come up and enjoy an early morning walk along the seashore. Directions to Ness Point, Lowestoft
2. Black Tie Ball at The White Lion, Aldeburgh
Indulge with fine wine, sea views and a seven-course banquet at The White Lion in Aldeburgh
. The evening starts off with a champagne welcome, followed by a sumptuous feast and dancing with a piper at midnight. A sophisticated and stylish way to celebrate the new year! For more information go to www.whitelion.co.uk
3. Party like it's 1975 at The Crown at Woodbridge
Fine wine, good food and a funk-tastic time is on offer at The Crown at Woodbridge this 31st December. Fancy dress is optional but prizes will be awarded for the best outfit, and the ultimate 70s disco will help you party the night away. For more information go to www.thecrownatwoodbridge.co.uk
4. Cosy comforts at The Ship at Dunwich
If a quiet night spent in front of a roaring fire is more your thing, The Ship at Dunwich invites you to stay and enjoy drinks in the bar before a delicious meal made from local produce. You will then take a lantern-lit walk down to the beach before heading back to the historic pub for Auld Lang Syne and a night cap before turning in for the night and staying in one of their boutique rooms. For more information go to www.shipatdunwich.co.uk
5. Pub Crawl through Southwold
Home to Adnams Ales, the pretty town of Southwold is ideal for an evening soaking up the Suffolk atmosphere in the many pubs and hotels. Whatever your style, there's a Southwold pub to suit! After a few beverages head to the seafront to watch the sunrise over the horizon before heading home or staying in one of the town's hotels, bed and breakfasts or self-catering cottages.
We've picked our top spots and events for your celebrations as you say goodbye to 2015 and a big 'hello' to 2016.