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Upcoming Road Closure - Jan 31st

15 January 2019

Fressingfield Road, Metfield - Vegetation Removal – January 2019

Suffolk Highways be cutting back the hedge and vegetation along Fressingfield Road, Metfield from the junction with Skinners Lane to the junction with Hunters Lane.

Location: Outside The Gables on Fressingfield Road, Metfield.

The work is planned to be carried out on Thursday 31st January 2019 and will continue for 1 working day, during the hours of 8:30am and 3:30pm. The road will be temporarily closed to through traffic for the duration of the works. The times and dates of works may change depending on the weather conditions. If they do change, we will let you know by updating the information signs on site.

Access to properties and businesses within the site will be available. This will be controlled by staff on site and if access is required please approach a member of staff who will provide access as soon as it is safe to do so.

During the period of the closure, traffic will be diverted via;

C504 – B1123 – C503 – B1116 – C504 – C505 – C504 and vice versa.

Access for emergency services will be maintained at all times.

These temporary traffic management measures are required to allow the works to be carried out safely and in accordance with current Health and Safety guidelines.

If you have any questions about the work, please call on: 0345 606 6171.

Highways 31 Jan

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Tree & Hedgerow Group - Parish Council

8 January 2019

At our next meeting of the Parish Council, Tuesday 15th January, we will be starting at 7pm in an effort to restart the Tree and Hedgerow group.

If you took part in the original group many years ago, or would like to volunteer to help this time around, pop down to our meeting at Sancroft Hall and join in the fun!

Trees Hedgerows A4 Poster


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‘Oh no it’s not, is it?’ Oh yes it is ... Fressingfield’s Panto!

4 January 2019

The grease paint is out, the prosthetics on order and as a plethora of items arrive at Orchard Cottage in brown boxes, it can only mean one thing... it’s ‘Panto Season’.

The Fressingfield Players will be performing Alice in Wonderland from 24 to 26 January in Sancroft Hall in this, their latest family show.

The story brings to life all the traditional characters of the Queen of Hearts, the White Rabbit, the Mad Hatter and the March Hare. The Tweedletwins are joining them as are some special guests such as Nora Knowitall the hapless governess and a slightly scary duo, Rules and Joker! At only £8 adults & £5 children you’d be mad to miss a trip to Wonderland with these hard working players.

Get along to Mace Stores for your tickets today!

Alice In Wonderland Poster

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Fit Villages Survey Results - new activities coming to Fressingfield!

3 January 2019

Following their recent village survey, the Health & Wellbeing group, sponsored by the County Council, has initiated a Walk & Talk group.

See poster for more details:

New Walking Group - 24th Jan

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