Entries by Fiona Lemon

Bugle – Ed’s comment (June)

Isn’t it wonderful how one day, one date, can suddenly be loaded with so much importance, anticipation and joy. June 21st seems to be gearing up to be such a day. The June solstice is our signal to celebrate summer in the Northern Hemisphere. This solstice marks the beginning of summer and the longest day […]

Quiet lanes consultation – your views please

Bildeston Parish Council is exploring the opportunity to designate Consent Lane and Church Road in the village as “Quiet Lanes” as part of a Suffolk wide project. Suffolk County Council is providing the majority of funding for the project. The Parish Council considers road safety to be a high priority for Bildeston. Quiet Lanes are […]

Bildeston carpet bowls club

We shall be starting up on Tuesday 22nd June at 7.30pm in Chamberlin Hall for practice nights (we call them roll-ups). Hopefully we shall be playing other clubs later on in our Winter League fixtures. We are a very friendly club and welcome new players of all ages. All equipment is provided free of charge. […]

Bildeston Parish Council vacancy

The Parish Council currently have a vacancy for a Parish Councillor. The Parish Council is made up of nine elected or co-opted members who volunteer their time for the good of the community without receiving payment for their services. Their diverse backgrounds, skills and experience are a great asset to the parish. Representing the community […]

News from King’s Pightle Nature Reserve

During the past year activity in the nature reserve has increased considerably, particularly by our human visitors who have enjoyed the peace and tranquillity as well as the wildlife. A big thank you to the kind people who have donated bird food, this is an ongoing cost but provides our feathered friends with sustenance and […]

Sports field and Pavilion update

Good news, the Sports Field Management Committee now has an alcohol and entertainment license so if you are planning a party or fund raiser this could be the venue for you – contact details below. Work has been done on the pavilion with more planned for later this year. Despite lockdown football has recommenced as […]

BNatural: we are back!

BNatural: we are back! (fingers crossed) 2021! The long-awaited year 10! In order to run this free event, we are holding some great fundraisers. So come along, help us raise funds to run this event and enjoy yourself in the process! The first event kicks off on 3 July, 2pm, with a Busker’s Picnic Fundraiser […]

East Anglia Children’s Hospice needs you

We need YOU to help us keep our shops open and raise vital funds! With many of our shop volunteers currently unable to lend a hand due to the pandemic, the number of hours’ support we normally receive is down more than 50%. We are facing a financial deficit over the next 12 months, following […]

Bildeston Parish Council Vacancy

The Parish Council currently have a vacancy for a Parish Councillor. The Parish Council is made up of nine elected or co-opted members who volunteer their time for the good of the community without receiving payment for their services. Their diverse backgrounds, skills and experience are a great asset to the parish. Representing the community […]

Covid-19 Bildeston Vaccination Information

1st Vaccines Given Care Home patients 100% 80 + 98% 75-79 98% 70-74 98% CEV ( shielding patients) 97% 65-69 97% 16-64 underlying health conditions 90% 60-64 96% 55-59 93% 50-54 90% Housebound patients 109 Total Vaccine 2001 Astra Zeneca 1994 Pfizer Please see Public Health England information regarding COVID-19 Vaccination and blood clotting The […]