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mo 22 Nov

House Sales near the coastRecent(ish) house sales around near the coast includes two pubs, Brandeston, Earl Soham, and surprisingly busy in Badingham.

fr 10 Sep

Tonight the Brandeston Film Club has with a bar and Suffolk Meadows ice creams a free showing of Life on the Deben but you do need to book.

su 8 Aug

The Queen's CrestBlimey!  Brandeston is already thinking about the Queen's Platinum Jubilee June next year.

sa 26 Jun

Fireworks 10pm tonight for the Brandeston Prep School Leavers Ball.

su 23 May

Griff missing since Friday has returned home fine if wind blown.  East Anglia's DogLost on Twitter might have helped.

we 12 May
Wading through a lot of confusing interweb we found a map for one of the proposed quiet lanes but the scale is too large for us to place it.
mo 3 May

Next Sunday 9:30am-1:00pm a jumble sale in the  Village Hall car park for the Brandeston and Earl Soham toddler group ... cash only.

th 11 Mar

 JOBS  The Queen is prepping for re-opening and recruiting a whole load of mostly part-time staff.

su 31 Jan
New Road a quiet(ish) Framlingham laneDriving a narrow lane near Debenham this morning we met separately two pairs of horse riders and a couple on bikes.  It prompted positive thinks of Brandeston's Quiet Lanes proposal... hopefully other town/parish councils will consider the same.
tu 19 Jan

The Suffolk Animal Rescue charity shop in Ipswich is of course closed but manager and village resident Lucy Daykin on 01728 685632 can still accept donations.  Welcome items include books, CDs, DVDs, and printer ink cartridges full or empty.  

tu 22 Dec

Free range frozen chickens for sale at £5.50/kilo with sizes ranging 1.5-2.5kg.  Collection from Bridge Farm, contact Joe Western on 07710 523205 or joe.western1@yahoo.co.uk

we 16 Dec

bloody Christmas ... eh?From 6pm tonight in Carols on the Verge with Father Christmas plus fireworks on the playing field afterwards.

we 18 Nov

During this lock down the Queens' shop is open with panettone, amoretti biscuits and panforte .. we know what two of them are:)

su 11 Oct

Missing tabby from Mutton Lane, BrandsetonThis unusually marked tabby tom has been missing from Mutton Lane for a month.  Any sightings or info please email Lou Paget on louloupaget@gmail.com

fr 18 Sep
Rosh Hashanah - Jewish New Year

Tilly Tuk Tuk in a Brandeston barnJane is reluctantly leaving the village and so is having a massive BARN SALE this weekend.  Items include a small hen house, garden furniture and ornaments, Tilly Tuk Tuk, fencing, a gazebo, bikes, a single bed, hand, garden and electric tools, cylinder mower and more.  Email janelaztdayz@gmail for an appointment.

su 30 Aug

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

sa 15 Jun

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

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

Open weekend at Bridge Farm ... always interesting.

we 4 Jul
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
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

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. ♫

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