What’s On in the village

Village Hall Calendar

Village Hall Fees

Brandeston bus timetable

How we built the Village Hall

See an aerial view of the village

The Village Recommends - a list of recommended service providers



Need to Know

Essential Information for Newcomers

Newcomers to Brandeston will need to know what services are provided and when they happen. Below is a list of these plus contact numbers where appropriate.

Some information on our four public meeting places can be found by clicking here

Contact the Webmaster if there are any other services that you think can be added to this list.




Buses from Brandeston

Timetable available here and on all pages

Far East Travel  (01473 467970)

Buses for the Framlingham area

Timetable available here

See the timetable. You will probably need to use the Rotate button to the right of the + sign just above the timetable. The + sign increases the text size.

Rubbish collection

Every Tuesday from 7:30 am


Green waste collection

Every other Tuesday.

Click here for the timetable for 2013

Also look at the Recycling pages


Every Tuesday around 4:30 pm

Max’s  Fish (07786 243928)


Every second Tuesday from 7 September 2010; 3:25 to 3:40 pm at the Queen’s Head. Click here for up-to-date information.



Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 8:00 am

Dairy Crest (01473 240404) - Richard


Every day including Sundays

D Patrick (01728 724414)

Planning Permission


New planning rules in place since 1 October 2008 can be seen here

Post Office

Every Thursday at the Coffee Morning.


Post collection

Weekdays 3:00 pm

Weekends 10:30 am

Sundays: No collection





The Queen’s Head


01728 685307

 Recycling - glass

At the Queen’s Head


Schools - primary

Easton Primary School

Charsfield Primary School

Head: Cheryl Singleton (746387)

Head: Val Jones (01473 737347)



John at Crown Cars (01728 724765 or 07789 168822)

Gerry at Fram Taxi Service (724799 or 07768 561654)

Useful phone numbers


Click here for the Contact Us page

Village Coffee Morning

Every Thursday in the village hall


Other village web sites

The home page for onesuffolk can be found here.

A list of village web sites can be found here: http://www.onesuffolk.net/home/parish-councils/

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I book the village hall?

Call or e-mail the hall bookings manager.

How do I arrange a village event?

Call or e-mail the village hall committee

I need some help in my house or garden.

Check the Enterprise page to see what’s on offer.

How much is it to hire the village hall?

The costs are shown here but confirm with the hall manager

Who are my parish and other councillors?

These are shown on the Admin pages

Where can I read the minutes of the Parish Council meetings?

Contact the Parish Clerk or go to the Village Admin page and read them there.

What about the village hall - can I see the minutes of those meetings?

Contact the secretary or read the minutes on the Village Admin page.

..... and the Parochial Church Council minutes?

Contact the secretary to the PCC or the All Saints page.

Who is the village hall manager?

The Contact Us page is the place to start.

How do I get tickets for a village event?

Get in touch with the organiser shown on the What’s On page or at the Coffee Morning

How do I get involved in village life?

Talk to anyone involved with managing the hall or contact the events co-ordinator.

How do I find out what events are being planned?

Have a look at the What’s On page or go to the Coffee Morning

What’s the 100+ club?

It’s a fund raising village lottery with two prizes every month. Click here to see the application form.

How do I join the 100+ Club?

Call or e-mail rhe Parish Clerk

I’m new to the village, how do I find out about services such as the rubbish collection days?

Go to the Need to Know page.

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