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New to Fressingfield?  The parish council gives every newcomer a welcome pack which includes contact numbers for local groups, public services etc.  as well as some vouchers for local businesses. If you have recently moved in and have yet to receive your pack, please email the Parish Clerk

The parish council is responsible for overseeing the long-term development of the village as well as more pressing issues. Full details of its powers and responsibilities are given in the section on the right.

The Parish Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday each month at 7.30pm in the Sancroft Hall.  Members of the public and press are welcome to attend.  Any parishioner requiring information concerning parish council business or wishing to bring a matter to the attention of the parish council should contact any councillor or the clerk.


The council has its own website at https://fressingfieldpc.org/  

The Neighbourhood Development Plan committee has its own page on the council's site  https://fressingfieldpc.org/neighbourhood-plan

Parish Councillors

Alex Brockhurst

8 Carpenters Yard, IP21 5QL  

Garry Deeks


The Old Manse, Laxfield Road, IP21 5PX

01379 586616


Philip Eastgate 10 Priory Crescent, IP21 5PL 01379 586196
Tom Lindsay Mayfield, New Street, IP21 5PG

01379 588105


Nick Stolls Afton House, Harleston Hill, IP215PY

01379 586547


Rachel Troughton   rtroughton.fresspc@gmail.com
Neil Venton   nventon.fresspc@gmail.com
Andrew Vessey  The Laurels, IP21 5NZ

01379 588389


Di Warne Meadow Farm, IP21 5PY


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Clerk to the Council

Andy Parris

The Stooks, Feaveryears Yard, Fressingfield, Suffolk. IP21 5PG

07873 970834


Mid Suffolk District Councillor-Fressingfield Ward

Lavinia Hadingham Walsham Hall, Mendham, Harleston, Norfolk. IP20 0NR

07720 094437 or 01986 782313


Suffolk County Councillor-Hoxne Division

Guy McGregor Time House, Low Street, Hoxne, IP21 5AR 01379 668434

Member of Parliament- Central Suffolk & North Ipswich Constituency

Dr Daniel Poulter, MP Contact Agent, The Street, Earl Soham

01728 685148


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Members of European Parliament-East Region

7 members elected. Click on this link for further details.

Latest Agenda

The agenda for the next parish council meeting will be posted here, as soon as it has been finalised.

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