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th 11 Mar
 JOBS  The


Queen's is prepping for re-opening and recruiting a whole load of mostly part-time staff.
su 31 Jan
New Road a quiet(ish) Framlingham laneDriving a narrow lane near Debenham this morning we met separately two pairs of horse riders and a couple on bikes.  It prompted positive thinks of


's Quiet Lanes proposal... hopefully other town/parish councils will consider the same.
tu 19 Jan
The Suffolk Animal Rescue charity shop in Ipswich is of course closed but manager and


 resident Lucy Daykin on 01728 685632 can still accept donations.  Welcome items include books, CDs, DVDs, and printer ink cartridges full or empty.  
tu 22 Dec

Free range frozen chickens for sale at £5.50/kilo with sizes ranging 1.5-2.5kg.  Collection from Bridge Farm Brandeston, contact Joe Western on 07710 523205 or joe.western1@yahoo.co.uk

we 16 Dec

bloody Christmas ... eh?From 6pm tonight in Brandeston Carols on the Verge with Father Christmas plus fireworks on the playing field afterwards.

we 18 Nov

During this lock down the Brandeston Queens' shop is open with panettone, amoretti biscuits and panforte .. we know what two of them are:)

su 11 Oct

Missing tabby from Mutton Lane, BrandsetonThis unusually marked tabby tom has been missing from Mutton Lane Brandeston for a month.  Any sightings or info please email Lou Paget on louloupaget@gmail.com

fr 18 Sep
Rosh Hashanah - Jewish New Year

Tilly Tuk Tuk in a Brandeston barnJane is reluctantly leaving Brandeston and so is having a massive BARN SALE this weekend.  Items include a small hen house, garden furniture and ornaments, Tilly Tuk Tuk, fencing, a gazebo, bikes, a single bed, hand, garden and electric tools, cylinder mower and more.  Email janelaztdayz@gmail for an appointment.

su 30 Aug

The Brandeston Queen's much in need of courgettes this long weekend, call Rebekah on 01728 685307 if you can help.

sa 15 Jun

Last year Brandeston village fete raised nearly £5,000 for the village hall and the village's charming church.  They're doing it again this afternoon with games, stalls, music from ♫Bristol Fashion♫ and a beer and gin festival.

th 24 Jan

Brandeston Hall - pic contributed    Re-thatching the Brandeston Queen's Head - pic contributed

Brandeston thatched cottages and in 1912 the Queen's Head.

sa 17 Nov

Open weekend at Bridge Farm Brandeston ... always interesting.

we 4 Jul
American Independence Day

Brandeston Fete June 2018 - pic contributedBlimey!  The Brandeston Fete Saturday before last made £4,936 which along with a village feast, an open gardens and the Kettleburgh Fete earlier in June raised over £10,000 ... thanks Darryl.

th 21 Jun
Summer Solstice - the longest day

Like we said before everything happens in June including Brandeston long weekend below.  Tomorrow Peppery initiates the third Ipswich Jazz Festival with Italian band ♫Rumba De Bodas♫.  Saturday in chronological order, Worlingworth Car Show, Playford Hall Open Day and in the evening and Aldeburgh Cinema Bill Nighie will do a Q&A after a showing of The Bookshop.

we 20 Jun

Brandeston Fete weekendA very social long weekend coming up in Brandeston.  It starts tomorrow at The Queen to celebrate Suffolk Day with in the evening ♫The Harbour Lights♫ and concludes Sunday with a Brunch and the fine country rock voice of Man in the Hat. ♫

th 8 Mar

Last weekend a bunch of barn and outbuilding burglaries in Brandeston with the stolen items including chainsaws, hedge trimmers and strimmers.

su 20 Nov

11:30am-04:40pm today open workshops at Bridge Farm Brandeston, when we last visited we discovered a rural idyll ... pix of today on our Facebook page.

tu 15 Dec

Brandeston on Framlingham's Market Hill today.

fr 20 Nov

Empty Pool by Bob FoyersFramlingham camera club's most recent competition was Abandoned Buildings and we particularly like Bob Foyers' Empty Pool, the three dimensioness of an empty swimming pool is always unexpected.  The club meets at Brandeston village hall and you're always welcome.

fr 3 Apr

House sales around near the coastTwo house sales in Brandeston and February, probably doesn't indicate anything.

sa 6 Dec

Bridge Farm Brandeston Open DayLast time we visited Bridge Farm Brandeston a combination of expecting a mini business park and missing a turning left us bemused and confused as it's an absolutely charming cluster of farm outbuildings.  It's their open day tomorrow 2-5pm and worth the effort.

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