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Wickham Market


we 24 Jan

 Wickham Market allotmentsWe were told in the dentists that the Wickham Market post office had a makeover maybe two? three? years ago so that's how long it is since we've been in there.  The PO is looking cheerfully bright, is selling household goods, food and has a significant stationery area ... and here's a good idea at the Wickham allotments.

we 13 Dec

What must have been a scary experience for the householder when two men broke into a Wickham Market house in the early evening last Wednesday.

we 26 Jul

East Suffolk LinesLaying new track will close the Ipswich-Halesworth rail service for nine days from this Saturday the 29th and the Ipswich-Felixstowe for the next two weekends.  Ipswich-Halesworth stations affected include Woodbridge, Wickham Market and Saxmundham, there will be replacement bus services for both lines.

fr 14 Jul
Bastille Day

The 69th Wickham Market village show is the first weekend of next month.  There are over a 100 classes with displays of vegetables, flowers, photography, cookery and handicrafts plus this year's theme is Hedgehog Protection.

mo 22 May

Eye in the SkyJudging by people arriving carrying cushions and a full car park at Wickham Market village hall Saturday night it was film night, next month's presentation Eye in the Sky with Helen Mirren and the late Alan Rickman.

tu 7 Feb

 JOBS  Registered General Nurses wanted in Wickham Market and Framlingham with benefits including a free uniform and a potential £500 welcome bonus.

we 25 Jan

Wickham Market in 2011 to 2007.

fr 20 Jan

A bit busy in Wickham Market this morning.  A continuous (and sinuous) queue in the butchers (we gave up twice), the dentist running a bit late, not much space in the public car park, temporary traffic lights by the A12 roundabout and the Co-op, and a queue to get into the Co-op car park.

th 31 Mar
world backup day

Since Thursday last week there's been a Subway at the back of the Wickham Market Coop.  At the checkout a female staff member told us the staff were pleased it didn't make cooking smells.

we 3 Feb

2016 is the fiftieth year of the Wickham Market Flower Club and they will be having a Golden Anniversary celebration in April.

tu 12 Jan

Woodbridge + District (+ District a slight improvement on the patronising and surrounding villages) safer neighbourhood team proves it is + District by having an all welcome priority setting meeting tomorrow evening in Wickham Market village hall.

we 18 Nov

Free parking on market dayThe high winds last night left back roads near the coast with a light dusting of branches and free parking in the council car park as it's market day in Wickham Market.

th 5 Nov
Guy Fawkes 1570-1606

In the Wickham Market car park the 30 minutes free bays by the toilets have gone but you can now park for an hour free but you do have to get a ticket from the machine.

th 2 Jul

Easton Pre-school are easily the most popular recipients of the Co-op green plastic discs in both Framlingham and Wickham Market.

mo 29 Jun

Mobile police station in Wickham MarketThe mobile police station was in the centre of Wickham Market Friday afternoon operated by PCSOs Kat Howard and Sallyanna Chattenberry with volunteer John Hoe, and it had customers.  The station goes out for a week every six weeks, it's next tour starts Monday 3 August in the Costcutter car park Rendlesham.

mo 16 Feb

Wickham Market diversionsSometimes it seems Suffolk Coastal are trying to isolate bits of near the coast like Wickham Market and Kettleburgh from the rest of the UK.

sa 7 Feb

These gentlemen shopping for booze and other items in the Wickham MarketWickham Market Co-opWickham Market Co-opWickham Market Co-op Co-op last month forgot to pay when they left, indeed they forgot to leave the supermarket baskets behind as well.

fr 16 Jan

Suffolk ConstabularyEarlier this week a Land Rover Defender in Wickham Market had a window smashed and items stolen ... bit concerning this crime is being dealt with by PC Gemma Spink at the Felixstowe station, not Woodbridge?

we 30 Jul

Interesting times in Stradbroke, the post office will re-open in October but in the library and the Spar re-opening has gained a question mark prompted by the East of England Co-op expressing an interest in the now long defunct garage (so a bit like Wickham Market then).

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