Taxi!

One of the great things about living in Sweffling is the way people rally round and help. One of these ways is Sweffling Taxis. If you ever find yourself without transport and are in need of assistance, there are a set of people who are prepared to help out. If you would like to add […]

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The Plaque

At 3pm on Sunday 13th Novemeber, the Village gathered to see the unveiling of the Village Hut’s new Commemorative Plaque, followed by a celebratory Posh Tea. The event in pictures…  

The bugler…

by Robbie – Sweffling’s resident poet The poppies all have gone now The fields are smooth and green The silence now encompasses The atmosphere serene The hell that was, forgotten Beyond the scope of minds Nature’s covered over Where the fallen fell in lines The only sound is birdsong From larks that sing on high […]

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Jubilee Field

Funding has been gratefully received from The Adnams Charity for a new mini football goal. This will be put in place during November. This will be shortly followed by the erection of the 3-piece Trim Trail for adults and older children, which is being funded by SCDC Sportspace Many thanks to all the volunteers who […]

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Pooch Pooping

Notice to all dog walkers re. dog fouling. If you walk your dog particularly in the churchyard or around the village PLEASE take a bag to collect any faeces and put it in the bin provided or dispose of it at home.  There is one dog bin at the bottom of the churchyard and a […]

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Obituary

It is with sadness that we record the sudden death of Jean de Gale on 20th October at her home in Stamford, Lincolnshire.  Jean and David originally lived at Dernford Hall and then moved to Dernford Barn before relocating to Stamford in 2002.  Jean was an excellent artist and there are many reminders of her […]

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A One Pub Village

On 1st April 2016 there appeared outside The White Horse on the B1119 a blackboard announcing that, in addition to its other awards, it had been voted “Best Pub in Sweffling 2016”. Those who innocently wondered what the competition might have been would have had to take a trip in history. The highways and byways […]

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Juniper Barn Rendham

Village Shop and Café This traditional Suffolk barn has just become…. …the newest place in the area to get your essentials – milk, bread, local eggs, meat and those bits and pieces you forgot to pick up at the supermarket …a stunning café with inside and outside seating Opening: Saturday 8th October Opening hours: 8.00 […]

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