The new East Suffolk District Council has a new phone number: 03330 162000. It has replaced any previous numbers used to contact the Customer Services team. It covers the whole of East Suffolk. The web address is: www.eastsuffolk.gov.uk
Stage one of the 2019 OVO Energy Women’s Tour takes place in Suffolk on Monday 10 June with a stage between Beccles and Stowmarket, arriving in Dennington around 11.40am. It starts in Beccles and will pass through Halesworth, towards Sibton and Peasenhall, onward to Framlingham via B1120 and from Framlingham back towards Dennington B1116. They will pass through Dennington, heading towards Laxfield before turning off towards Brundish and Stradbroke.
The Chairman, Robert Wardley, announced at the Annual Parish Meeting that the new Clerk for the Parish Council will be Lydia Kirk who is also the Clerk of Saxtead and Parham Parish Councils. In his annual report to the Parish, he thanked the current Clerk, Ruth Hart, for all the work she has undertaken over the past seven years:
The first meeting of the Club will be held on Wednesday 22nd May at 7.30pm in the Village Hall. Everyone is welcome to attend to hear the plans for the new venture. Click here for more details.
It was another successful Plant Sale sale recently with over £1200 collected and more to come in. Despite the windy weather, a fantastic crowd came to buy flowers, fruit and vegetables, as well as cakes, cards and bric-a-brac. It was also an opportunity to meet friends and catch up over a cup of coffee or tea. It is always an enjoyable experience. The precise amount collected will be announced later on. Peter and Celia Reeve are the foundation of the effort, with additional support from Veronica, Francis, Mary, and Mandy who grew additional plants for sale. Thank you to everyone who supported the day!
Don't forget to use your vote on 2nd May - here is a list of candidates for our East Suffolk district election:
Police in Suffolk are urging people who fly drones, either commercially or as hobbyists, to be mindful of the locations they operate in at this time of year due to nesting birds.
The latest copy of the newsletter has been published. Please go to village hall page to download.