Town Council website was last updated on 24/11/15
is a popular market town on the River Fromus at the centre of Suffolk's
Heritage Coastal region, providing an excellent base for tourists
wishing to visit the many attractions in the area. This website
is run by Saxmundham Town Council and is intended
for both residents and visitors. We hope that you find what you
are looking for and that you drop by again soon.
featured on the website relies on the various groups and bodies
updating us with any changes. If you wish to notify us with a change,
please contact the Town
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Report and recommendations by Ormiston Families
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event will be held in Fromus Square, Saxmundham on Saturday 5th
December as follows;
Market stalls & pop-up shops in the Fromus Square
Best dressed Christmas tree and some carols at St. Johns
Church Street, Sax
Lantern procession (via Hopkins Homes) to Fromus Square
Town lights switch on (including Fromus Square). New lights provided
by the T.C.
Christmas Carol singing & Santa's Grotto
Singing will finish
Mulled wine will be available - event ends at 7pm
will be on sale at H G Crisp (27 High Street, Saxmundham) for children
to meet Santa at his Grotto from 4:15 pm on Saturday 5th Dec in
the Fromus Square.
will go on sale from Saturday 21st November at a price of £2.00
each and advance purchasing is strongly advisable to avoid disappointment.
We are urgently looking for land for allotments - if anyone can
help please contact me as soon as possible. Maybe someone who doesn't
have anywhere to grow vegetables and flowers would like to share
a garden from a resident who finds gardening too much for them to
- Electronic copies of
Saxmundham News can be found here.
Town Council are looking for musicians for the
Wednesday Markets. Please contact
the Town Clerk, Maddie Gallop, for further information. Please support
Saxmundham's Wednesday market - click
here for more information.
for Council Services
area of Saxmundham has a population of about 4000 and prior to local
government re-organisation in 1974 had its own Urban District Council
carrying out the majority of functions and services for their community.
Saxmundham Town Council has succeeded the Urban
District Council for minor functions such as managing the Market
Hall, the Memorial Field, and now the Wednesday street market. Services
such as refuse collection and street cleaning are administered by
Coastal District Council. The various strategic services
e.g. highways, education, fire service, etc, are the responsibility
of the Suffolk
County Council. Domestic water is supplied by Essex
and Suffolk Water Company and Anglian
Water Authority is responsible for sewage disposal
Agency data for the River Fromus
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