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we 22 Mar

The Bridge Farm Workshops Brandeston have an 8x8metre double available from April 1st ... Steve and Sally Weston 01728 685320 bridgefarm@yahoo.com

tu 7 Mar

Petanque in Aldeburgh and 2007In prehistoric times when the Campsea Ashe pub was still The Talbot it briefly had a boule pitch at the side and there were attempts in Aldeburgh to get a team going.  Brandeston has a petanque team for this year's summer league and needs more players.  Email Joanna Moorman for more info.

th 15 Dec

Bah, humbug!Christmas looms, the John Lewis ad recalls our attempt to relearn roller skating and the Brandeston panto Alice in Winterland. is Sunday afternoon.

th 17 Nov

house sales around near the coastHouse sales around near the coast are always interesting and the latest update includes Badingham, Brandeston, Kelsale, Knodishall, and Stratford St Andrew.

th 10 Nov

 JOB  More details about the Brandeston Parish Council clerk vacancy: up to £15/hr plus mileage and exs, and five hours per week .  Training is available so both experienced and inexperienced welcome, send cv to Rachel Summers.

th 13 Oct

Covid has cancelled today's Brandeston coffee morning.

tu 11 Oct

 JOB  Brandeston Parish Council have employed a locum clerk for the next two months so a permanent clerk clearly still needed.  Training is available so both those with and without experience welcome, send your cv to Rachel Summers.

fr 9 Sep

Tonight's Brandeston film The Duke postponed for the obvious reason.

tu 7 Jun

Eastern Angles - Booming VoicesLast month's Brandeston plant and cake sale raised £900 for the village hall and All Saints' church and in the village hall tomorrow there are still tickets for the Eastern Angles' Booming Voices.

th 7 Apr

Hugh Creighton has responded to Ron George's query about Earl Soham Falcon regulars in the 1980s.  As Ron anticipated most have passed away: NevilleThe Earl Soham Falcon in the 1950s? probably 12 years ago, Bob Airey (Percy Bob) 18 years ago maybe, Morris and Daphne (Daffy Duck) have also passed away and Paul was last heard of in Kesgrave.  Hugh describes the pub as friendly, proper Suffolk and getting horribly drunk over a dice game with confusing rules.

we 6 Apr
Ron George

The Earl Soham Falcon circa 1907Ron George lived in Brandeston 1984 to 1988 and enjoyed patronising the Earl Soham Falcon with landlords Jan and Brian and then Vee and Paul.  Ron had many friends there and is asking after Neville Jolly, Irene and her boyfriend Bob, Morris and two local American lads.  Let us know and we'll forward your news to Ron.

tu 22 Mar

 WANTED next month a man with a van for a move Brandeston to Aldeburgh, we'll forward your email.

th 3 Feb

 JOB  The Brandeston Queen is looking for a FOH Supervisor, £24,000p/a + £4k bonus, 40 hour week, paid overtime and could include accommodation.

th 6 Jan

We've merging and editing to make the pages Brandeston 2009-03 and near the coast 2018-14.

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.  

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