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Haverhill to West Suffolk Hospital Bus

The service is available for staff, patients and visitors to the hospital and must be booked in advance, residents who would like to use the service from Haverhill, Wickhambrook and/or Chedburgh also have the choice to book online...

Save this special date!

On Sunday 11th November 2018 the country will be celebrating 100 years since the end of the First World War. Wickhambrook will be celebrating too, and we have planned an exhibition in the WI Hall of anything to do with the war. If you have maps, medals, trench art, photographs or letters we would love to hear from you in the hope that you will feel able to share them with us.

ARE YOU ACTIVE, POSITIVE, INDEPENDENT and COMMITTED?

Do you have common sense, a passion for quality of life and a caring nature? Are you fun and friendly, yet hard working and sensible? If you answered yes to all the above, a young lady in Wickhambrook requires a team of Female Personal Assistants to support her with her daily routine, to help her live a more fulfilled and enjoyable life.

Recent news from our Clubs …

Ghosts of West Suffolk

The theme of November’s meeting of Wickhambrook WI was a suitably spooky one. Graham Higgins gave us a talk on the various ghost stories that abound in West Suffolk. Apparently one of the most haunted places in Suffolk is Denham which appears in the Encyclopaedia of Haunted Places...

Anyone for Table Tennis?

Table Tennis Taster session and coaching demonstration in MSC - Saturday 17th November 2 - 4pm. If anyone is interested in testing their skills or helping to join and run a set of regular playing sessions in the village Hall...

Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown – Hero or Hooligan?

A joint meeting of Wickhambrook’s Horticultural and Local History Societies on the 19th October was asked to decide! A packed W.I. Hall of members were informed and entertained by the man himself – in contemporary dress, complete with wig. Actually it was Michael Brown, well known speaker and writer on Garden History.

Round East Anglia on a Bus Pass

You never know from month to month what to expect from a W.I. meeting and this September’s meeting was a case in point. Entitled “The First Military Surgeon” with speaker Carol Pook, it was an unknown subject to most present but from the very start Carol had us hooked with the true-life story of Dr James Barry, who rose through the ranks of the British army in the mid 1800’s to the rank of Surgeon General...

Parish Council News …

Parish Clerk’s Report for July/August 2018

Wickhambrook Parish Clerk Report for July/August 2018 including Biscuit Barrel Award, Annual Parish Meeting report from May, Annual Parish Council Meeting, Defibrillators, Skate Park and Litter Pick news, a Welcome Bench, Recent Planning Applications and next Parish Council meeting dates...

2018 Annual Report from County Councillor Mary Evans

Thank you for inviting me to your annual parish meeting. It was an honour last May to be re-elected as the County Councillor for Clare. I hugely appreciate the trust and confidence you have placed in me and will do my utmost to live up to it. As you know, I always strive to be candid with you so you won’t be surprised when I start this annual report by talking about highways – and more specifically potholes...

Parish Clerk’s Report for May/June 2018

Wickhambrook Parish Clerk Report for May/June 2018 including public access defibrillator update, cancelled litter pick, donation to School for play bark, refurbishment of skate park, vacancy for lay member, cemetery update, Annual Parish Meeting, Recent Planning Applications and next Parish Council meeting dates...

View our photo galleries …

Gallery – Flower Show

See photos of our previous Flower Shows…

Gallery – Carnival

Take a look at the photos of our previous Carnival Days…

Gallery – History Society – Views

Take a look at the Local History Society – Wickhambrook Views photo gallery…

Gallery – W.I.

Take a look at the W.I. photo gallery…

Over 93% of Suffolk are able to get a superfast broadband connection but many are still yet to upgrade to superfast service. This means that they will not benefit from the increased broadband speeds. You can follow our three easy steps to upgrade here: fal.cn/ryjk ...

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