Town Council website was last updated on 22/05/15
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
Saxmundham Primary School Annual Summer Fete SATURDAY 13th June
2015 from 1 to 6pm - Free entry - a fun day for all the family.
Bouncy castle, tug of war, candy floss, slush machine, beer tent,
Punch & Judy Show,
BBQ and refreshments, tombola and much more.
by school choir & brass band and a display by the street dancing
team and the Alde Valley band.
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
Town Clerk is very pleased to announce that new play equipment has
been installed at the Chantry Road Play Area. This equipment is
inclusive for small children to enjoy and is ready to use.
play equipment installed at Chantry Road Play Area
- 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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