Bramford Jams and Pickles

We should like to thank all of our customers for their support at the two Bramford Christmas Bazaars on 5 November and 9 December. Despite the rain during the second event in St Mary’s Church, we made a combined total of over £420 for our charities. People often ask how they can buy the jams […]

Somersham Baptist Church 

New Year, new hope? Maybe you have learned to temper your expectations of a New Year, but hope brings joy to life. We could all do with more joy day to day. Where can you get joy-generating hope? We have a new three-session course entitled ‘Hope Explored’ that grounds hope, peace, and purpose in Jesus. […]

Church Services

St. Mary the Virgin Bramford, St. Mary Nettlestead, St Mary the Virgin Little Blakenham, St Peter Baylham Rector: Revd. Eric Falla 01473 484 676 / 07540 359 993 / email: eric.falla@yahoo.com Please check the notice boards for any changes Morning Prayer St Mary’s Bramford Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 8.30am plus fourth and fifth Wednesdays […]

Somersham and District Community Shop

Festive opening times We will be closed on Monday, 25 December (Christmas Day), Tuesday, 26 December (Boxing Day) and Monday, 1 January (New Year’s Day). We will be open as usual on all other days throughout the Christmas period (see opening times below) – thank you for supporting your local shop! Don’t miss our display […]

Citizens Advice Mid Suffolk 

Citizens Advice on managing energy bills this winter. I am a single parent with two kids and I’m really worried about how I’ll afford to pay my energy bills when I have to start putting the heating and lights on more now winter is here. At the moment I just about have enough money to […]

Great Blakenham Craft Club

The club is held in the Parish Room, Stowmarket Road, Great Blakenham. There is a car park behind the hall and it is accessible to all including disabled toilet facilities.  We meet on Mondays from 2-4pm other than bank holidays from February until the first week in December on which day we have our AGM and […]

New Doors at Great Blakenham Parish Room

We are delighted to report that new front and rear doors have been fitted at the Parish Room. This will hopefully help with energy bills and reduce noise and draughts, especially as the colder months approach. The Parish Room Management Committee gives grateful thanks to Great Blakenham Parish Council and Mid Suffolk District Council Community […]

Bramford Methodist Church

A New Kid in Town! ‘Johnny come lately, The new kid in town.’ Thus sung the Eagles back in 1976 and I have to confess to being a ‘Johnny come lately’ and a ‘new kid in town’, church leader wise, in this area. I won’t have been the only recent arrival, of course, so if […]

WAMFest Felixstowe: A celebration of female creativity

WAMFest, the popular Felixstowe-based festival showcasing women in arts and music is back with two days of music, dance, literature and much more. The festival will launch on Friday, October 13 with a party at @Inc in Hamilton Road featuring a host of female talent including Evie White, Brooke Telling, Lauren Jennifer, Hannah & Oscar, […]