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su 30 Aug
2020

The Queen is much in need of courgettes this long weekend, call Rebekah on 01728 685307 if you can help.

sa 15 Jun
2019

Last year the village fete raised nearly £5,000 for the village hall and the village's charming church.  They're doing it again this afternoon with games, stalls, music from ♫Bristol Fashion♫ and a beer and gin festival.

th 24 Jan
2019

Brandeston Hall - pic contributed    Re-thatching the Brandeston Queen's Head - pic contributed

Thatched cottages and in 1912 the Queen's Head.

sa 17 Nov
2018

Open weekend at Bridge Farm ... always interesting.

we 4 Jul
2018
American Independence Day

Brandeston Fete June 2018 - pic contributedBlimey!  The Fete the Saturday before last made £4,936 which along with a village feast, an open gardens and the Kettleburgh Fete earlier in June raised over £10,000 ... thanks Darryl.

th 21 Jun
2018
Summer Solstice - the longest day

Like we said before everything happens in June including Brandeston long weekend below.  Tomorrow Peppery initiates the third Ipswich Jazz Festival with Italian band ♫Rumba De Bodas♫.  Saturday in chronological order, Worlingworth Car Show, Playford Hall Open Day and in the evening and Aldeburgh Cinema Bill Nighie will do a Q&A after a showing of The Bookshop.

we 20 Jun
2018

Brandeston Fete weekendA very social long weekend coming up .  It starts tomorrow at The Queen to celebrate Suffolk Day with in the evening ♫The Harbour Lights♫ and concludes Sunday with a Brunch and the fine country rock voice of Man in the Hat. ♫

th 8 Mar
2018

Last weekend a bunch of barn and outbuilding burglaries in Brandeston with the stolen items including chainsaws, hedge trimmers and strimmers.

su 20 Nov
2016

11:30am-04:40pm today open workshops at Bridge Farm, when we last visited we discovered a rural idyll ... pix of today on our Facebook page.

tu 15 Dec
2015

Brandeston on the Market Hill Framlingham today.

fr 20 Nov
2015

Empty Pool by Bob FoyersFramlingham camera club's most recent competition was Abandoned Buildings and we particularly like Bob Foyers' Empty Pool, the three dimensioness of an empty swimming pool is always unexpected.  The club meets at Brandeston village hall and you're always welcome.

fr 3 Apr
2015

House sales around near the coastTwo house sales in Brandeston and February, probably doesn't indicate anything.

sa 6 Dec
2014

Bridge Farm Brandeston Open DayLast time we visited Bridge Farm Brandeston a combination of expecting a mini business park and missing a turning left us bemused and confused as it's an absolutely charming cluster of farm outbuildings.  It's their open day tomorrow 2-5pm and worth the effort.

su 13 Jul
2014

Arabella Marshall glass artistLast Sunday we went to Bridge Farm BrandestonHenrietta Inman pâtissière (seemed rather more Cretingham than Brandeston to us) for Arabella Marshall's open studio.  To call Bridge Farm an industrial unit is a complete misnomer as it's a rural idyll (we drove past it the first time) of small businesses including a carpenter, fitted kitchens, shepherd's huts and last weekend a pop up cafe from Henrietta Inman.

sa 28 Jun
2014

Brandeston summer fete 2:30pm this afternoon at the Queen's and that Framlingham sitcom (no, not the council) will be broadcast in October on BBC4.

th 16 Jan
2014

All things will pass ...Throwback Thursday:  Five years ago today we reported Brandeston Hall pupil Suzie Reid retaining her Suffolk county cross country title.

sa 17 Aug
2013

The Brewer has given us the bad news that the hop farm just outside Sibton Hop harvest Sibton 2006has given up and it might be the last one in Suffolk ... although there could be another at Monewden at least.  Either way we hope the splendidly industrial machinery at Sibton has found a home and the Brewer is modestly confident he can keep the character of his beers with other hops ... and the barley still comes from Brandeston.

tu 23 Apr
2013
St George's Day

Last week a Charsfield garage was broken into and petrol pinched, four chainsaws stolen in Brandeston but just one in Stratford St Andrew; two disc cutters burgled in Melton over the weekend, worryingly three shotguns, two rifles and ammo stolen in Otley yesterday but the good news is a man's Rotary watch was handed in to Woodbridge police station Saturday.

tu 24 Jul
2012

Creation Behind Bars by Cara DuffyFramlingham camera club recently met in Brandeston (rather than the more usual Parham) village hall and used the hall's kit to digitally project the images under discussion.

th 18 Nov
2010

The Brandeston Queens Head is looking for an apprentice and the Debenham co-op an assistant manager.

mo 8 Nov
2010

Poppy AppealThe British Legion needs a poppy organiser to cover Brundish, Brandeston and Dennington next year.

fr 6 Aug
2010

The Brandeston Queen'sThe Brandeston Queen's wants you to know they are on Twitter, you can buy their chutneys in Leo's Deli Framlingham, Grange Farm Shop Hasketon and Procter's Sausages in The Walk Ipswich, and they are looking for a sous chef or chef de partie.

tu 22 Jun
2010

Saturday's Brandeston village fete raised £4,900.

tu 1 Jun
2010

Chef wanted (experienced or otherwise) at the Brandeston Queens Head.

sa 17 Apr
2010

Pond Gallery at the Snape MaltingsTwo new artists (including painter Cyndi Speer)Chloe by Cyndi Speer for the collective who showed at Brandeston in February and now showing at the Snape Malting's Pond Gallery until Wednesday.  Their next show is 20-22 August at the Stratford St Andrew Riverside Centre.

fr 16 Apr
2010

For those with binoculars the Brandeston village fete will be 19th June, might start at 2:30pm and is definitely having a beer festival.

su 21 Feb
2010

Neil Innes at Brandeston vilage hall - pic by Amanda FrostEx-Bonzo and the seventh Python Neil Innes played Brandeston village hall last night reportedly trying out material for North America.

sa 6 Feb
2010

We arrived a little early at Brandeston village hall, a very attractive airy space but invisible from the road in last night's pitch black, as setting up was just finishing.  A

Setting up the for the show in Brandeston VH

good crowd soon arrived for the private view of photography and art, we particularly like the paintings to the right as you enter the hall ... yeah, a proper journalist would have got the artist's name.  The show continues all this weekend.

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