Entries by Fiona Lemon

Bildeston Sports Field Annual General Meeting

Bildeston Sports Field Management Committee invite you to the Annual General Meeting, to be held on Thursday 27 August 2020, 19:00. This meeting will take place outside – weather permitting – otherwise socially-distanced inside at the Sports Field, Consent Lane, Bildeston. The agenda for the meeting is set out below: Agenda 1. Welcome & Apologies 2. […]

News from the BNatural committee

Sadly there will be no festival this year – but see you all for our 10th Festival in September 2021. Like many other village events we have been unable to hold any fundraising events and so plan to host a socially distanced fundraising picnic on September the 6th – details will follow! Lastly, we still […]

Bildeston Bugle – Ed’s comment (August)

At the end of July, Government help, including food parcels and medication deliveries, will be stopped to those who are shielding. Many of those affected might have already received a letter from Government explaining the changes. Much more publicly were the announcements about the re-opening of pubs, hairdressers and barbers, museums, galleries and a wider […]

News from Bildeston Surgery

Our workload is increasing at a rate of knots! We are still only able to offer telephone triage, our Clinicians will book in face to face appointments where needed. Remember  you can also use the EConsult on our website. We are getting more people just turning up at the surgery expecting to be seen- Please […]

Social prescribing in Bildeston

What is social prescribing? Social prescribing is a way for local agencies to refer people, or for people to self-refer to a Community Connector. Community Connectors give people time, focusing on ‘what matters to me’ and taking a holistic approach to people’s health and wellbeing. Through shared decision making or personalised care and support planning, […]

News from Bildeston Sportsfield Committee

Thank you to all those of you who have shown an interest in the progress of the sports field and pavilion. To bring you up to date so far: The A.G.M. should have taken place in June but will take place as soon as Government restrictions on public meetings are lifted. In the meantime, we […]

Scarecrow competition details

Thank you for all your scarecrow entries. So far we have 40! To confirm your entry you need to have paid your entry fee of £2.50 please. You can drop it off at The Old Post Office, 90 High street, Bildeston. I will be producing a map of all the gardens where the wonderful scarecrows […]

Eco Church Awards

St. Mary Magdalene Church in Bildeston is working towards becoming an ‘ECO CHURCH’- an awards scheme for churches to demonstrate how they care for God’s earth in these   challenging times. ‘Eco Church’ is an A Rocha UK project that runs in partnership with Christian Aid, The Church of England, the Methodist Church and Tearfund. At […]

Pastoral Letter – August 2020 from Revd Elke Cattermole

“Ask the Lord of the Harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field”. Matthew 9:38 We may think of August as the month we have our holidays, especially if you have children. This is as we know living in such a beautiful rural area of Suffolk is not the case for our farmers. […]

St Mary Magdalene Church is now open

Welcome to St Mary Magdalene Church, Bildeston. We are delighted to advise you that the church is now able to invite you in for private prayer. We have been open since Sunday 28th June 2020 and are now open as follows; Wednesday and Sunday 11.00 am – 12.30 pm On Sunday there is a recorded […]