Useful Information

A list like this will, by its very nature, quickly become out of date. If you have any additions or amendments which you would like to make to the list please contact the Hon Clerk.

(List last amended May 2016)

Doctors Surgeries

Framlingham Framlingham Medical Practice
Pembroke Road, Framlingham, Woodbridge
01728 723627
Saxmundham Saxmundham Health Group
Lambsale Meadow, Saxmundham
01728 602022
Wickham Market Wickham Market Medical Centre
Chapel Lane, Wickham Market
01728 747101

Suffolk Careline

Suffolk Careline is a new service that enables vulnerable residents to call for immediate assistance at the touch of a button. For more details vist the Careline website.


For all emergencies dial 999

Community police support is provided by PCSO Kevin Mann, who can be contacted by phoning 101.

Citizens Advice Bureau

The Leiston CAB website can be accessed by clicking on this link.


There are branches of Barclays in  Framlingham and Saxmundham, and HSBC in Saxmundham.

Newspaper Deliveries

DC Patrick of Framlingham delivers in the village Monday - Saturday. Phone Gerald on 01728 724414

Milk Deliveries

Dairy Crest deliver on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Tel: 01473 744602 


Garry Bull and Glen High deliver fresh fish from Lowestoft on Thursdays.
Tel: Garry - 07970293631 or Glen - 07881555287

Mobile Shop

Dale's Fruit Drop visits on Wednesdays, 1.30pm.

Green Issues

If you would like more information on local green initiatives please click on this link:

Recycling Hosehold Waste

Details of the Household Waste Recycling Centres extended opening times can be found HERE

For details of the local sites see

Bed and Breakfast

Ron and Jill Smith provide B&B accommodation in the village. They can be contacted for information and reservations by phone: 01728 663767 or e-mail: Or by post:  Dumgoyne, Gt Glemham, Saxmundham, Suffolk IP17 2DH.


Grade II listed, C16th village house in Great Glemham offering Luxury B&B; 3 double bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms which have been sympathetically modernised. 10 minutes drive from Snape Maltings.

Contact Sasha on 07785 301064 or email

Village Charities

There are two Trusts with funds available to residents of the village.

Great Glemham Church School Trust makes cash gifts to children, adults and village organisations for general and educational purposes. Applications should be addressed to Mrs Nicola Redman (Chairman) at The Cottage, The Street, Great Glemham, IP17 2DA.

The Great Glemham Church Lands Trust (Non Ecclesiastical Branch) makes grants to groups and organisations for the benefit of village residents. Applications should addressed to Mrs Jill Wilson, Hawthorns, Low Road, Great Glemham.

Charities supported by Parish Council
In 2010 - 2011 the Parish Council made grants to the following:

  • East Anglian Air Ambulance
  • Sufolk Wildlife Trust
  • Leiston CAB
  • Coastal Accessible Transport Service
  • St Elizabeth Hospice
  • Great Glemham Village Hall
  • Great Glemham PCC (Burial ground maintenance)
  • Disability Advice Service

In addition to the Charities supported directly by the Parish Council, the Great Glemham community holds an annual Charities Fete, which, as the name suggests, divides its proceeds between Six Charities each year. The 2016 fete was held on Saturday 16th June. A total of £2200 was raised, and shared between the following charities:

  • RNLI
  • Red Cross
  • Mind
  • East Anglia's Children's Hospices
  • East Anglian Air Ambulance
  • Suffolk Animal Rescue
  • RABI

The 2017 fete will be held on Saturday 17th June on Butcher's Field, starting at 1pm

If you have information to add to this page please contact the Hon Clerk.

Events Calendar

November 2017