Town Council website was last updated on 24/03/15
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
pick - SATURDAY 21st March 2015 - Sincere thanks to those who helped.
Road Play Area - Please be kind enough to keep this beautiful play
area clean and tidy...encourage everyone to use the litter bin provided.
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. Have fun!
play equipment installed at Chantry Road Play Area
AVENUE PLAY AREA HAS BEEN CLEANED UP AND THE GRASS CUT. THE
TEEN SHELTER WILL BE REPAIRED SHORTLY. PLEASE KEEP THIS AREA
LOOKING AS LOVELY AS IT DOES TODAY. ENJOY YOURSELVES BUT HELP
US TO MAINTAIN AN AREA FOR YOUR ENJOYMENT.
The widening of the footway
in Rendham Road needs to be expedited as soon as possible to provide
safety for pedestrians. The scheme will cost in the region
of £35,000.00 and the Town Council have agreed to contribute
£25,000.00 towards this as agreed in September 2014.
- Electronic copies of
Saxmundham News can be found here.
- Saxmundham 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.
OUR WEDNESDAY WEEKLY MARKET IN THE MARKET PLACE, SAXMUNDHAM AND
ALSO INDOOR STALLS IN THE MARKET HALL, 29 HIGH STREET, SAXMUNDHAM.
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ARE WARMLY INVITED TO OUR ANNUAL PARISH MEETING which will be held
on MONDAY 20TH APRIL 2015 in the MARKET HALL, 29 HIGH STREET, SAXMUNDHAM
AT 7.15pm. The hall will be open from 6pm with displays by local
organisations. Light refreshments will be provided.
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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