Urgent – sandbag availability

There will be sandbags available at the village hall from 11.30am to 12 noon today, 18 February. Fran will be there to supervise. Please only collect sandbags if you are in imminent likelihood of flooding.   Charsfield Parish Council

Flooding

I have just put a call into the Environment Agency Floodline to report that Potsford Brook has reached the top of its bank in several places and the roads are flooding. They are going to report to SCC flood authority. Dont know if it will do any good but worth a try.   There is

SUFFOLK LOFT INSULATION GRANT

We are pleased to announce that Suffolk’s Public Sector Leaders have teamed up with Travis Perkins to offer Suffolk residents a great deal on loft insulation. Not only can you buy loft insulation at a much reduced price, but you can also claim a further 50% discount (up to a maximum of £200) towards the

Charsfield Parish Council – Road Safety Survey 2024

The Parish Council have received so many diverse comments and complaints about road safety in the village we feel the best way forward to utilise the limited funds available is to formulate a long term Road Safety Plan.  This is your opportunity to have your say. The survey can  be completed electronically via this link:

Woodbridge Choral Society presents Mozart Requiem SOLD OUT

Woodbridge Choral Society presents Mozart Requiem SOLD OUT Saturday 02 March | 7:30pm Duration: 120 minutes, including a 20-minute interval Venue: Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Snape, Suffolk IP17 1SP Price: £28, £25, £22, £18; students, carers, disabled half price Woodbridge Choral Society returns to Snape Maltings. Mozart: Requiem, K.626 (50’) Ben Ponniah: Begin (24’) Beethoven:

Storm Isha Information from East Suffolk Council

In light of the forecast for more storms – Emergency contact numbers Fallen trees, emergency: 0345 606 6171 Highway flooding: SCC 0345 606 6171 or 0300 1235000 or use the Highways reporting tool on SCC website www.highwaysreporting.suffolk.gov.uk Street cleaning/clearing: 0333 016 2000 Power cut : Power Networks call , 105 or 999 Dangerous structure: 01394

LATER LIFE PROGRAMME 2023-24

Later Life Programme 2023-24 Britten Pears Arts is a pioneering cultural charity based in Suffolk. Our work with adults in the local community allows those taking part to harness the power of music to create social connections and impact their physical and emotional wellbeing. Currently we deliver 2 projects within the Later Life programme: –

We Need Your Photos

The Charsfield Flood Action Group is building a comprehensive library of photos and videos and would like everyone’s help – a picture paints a thousand words! Further to the request back in October, we would now like as many photos or videos as possible to add to our collection. If you have not sent any

Wickham Market Flower Club

Our January meeting, previously advertised, is on Thursday 25th January. Wickham Market Flower Club’s February meeting is on Thursday 22nd February at Wickham Market Village Hall . Doors open at 6.30pm for 7.00pm start. The demonstrator is going to be Doreen Robinson – “Embracing Colour” There will be a Sales Table, Raffle and Refreshments. Visitors

The New Friends of Charsfield Email List

I sent the following message out yesterday from the new Friends of Charsfield Email list via the village website.  If you signed up for the new list but didn’t receive an email from  friendsofcharsfield@charsfield.org.uk please check your spam box and mark it Not Spam to ensure you receive future emails. Jan Hello Everyone This is

Quality cat food for sale in aid of animal charity

QUALITY CAT FOOD FOR SALE (CHICKEN AND TURKEY FLAVOUR ONLY) £5 A 1.25 KG BAG (RRP £17.99) IN DATE. WE HAVE BEEN DONATED A LARGE QUANTITY OF CAT FOOD WHICH WE ARE SELLING CHEAPLY TO RAISE MONEY FOR OUR SANCTUARY. THIS PRICE MAKES IT CHEAPER THAN GO CAT! PLEASE CALL GEORGINA ON  07768 760272

Floods 2023

Dear Charsfield Residents Further to the email we sent out before Christmas, we would like to remind you that we would really like to hear from every household in Charsfield.    The questionnaire is suitable for everyone, whether you’ve been flooded or not.  We need to know how you were affected even if you weren’t

Charsfield Three Horseshoes Community Pub Ltd

Happy New Year from The Charsfield Three Horseshoes Community Pub Limited (the group set up in the village to help secure the future of our pub including, if needed, initiating a community purchase). We have some good news: Board Member Peter Clitheroe has successfully negotiated the district council’s processes to secure the re-registration of the

COFFEE MORNING FINAL TOTAL

Hi Everyone, St Elizabeth Hospice Coffee Morning See below from the Hospice Fundraising team This total is absolutely amazing. Thanks for all your support. Dave & Joyce _______________ Happy Christmas from St Elizabeth Hospice Dear Dave&Joyce, Thank you so much for your amazing support of St Elizabeth Hospice this year in which you raised £1430.69.

Floods 2023

Dear Charsfield Residents Further to the catastrophic flooding in our community, we have formed the Charsfield Flood Action Group.  The purpose of this is to ensure we are fully represented when the various agencies decide what, if anything, to do to protect our village in the future.  The first step is for us to gather

We’re recycling Christmas trees in your postcode!

     Be A Star Appeal    Recycle your tree    Events     We’re inviting you to recycle your real Christmas tree with us – simply donate to support your local hospices!   We are proud to be working together again with East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) for Tree-cycling in 2024.   We will

BIN COLLECTION CALENDAR FOR 2024

I am pretty sure this covers the whole of Charsfield but don’t have dates for Dallinghoo or Debach.  You can check your individual postcode via the following link: https://my.eastsuffolk.gov.uk/service/Bin_collection_dates_finder Jan

THERMAL IMAGING CAMERA

CHARSFIELD PARISH COUNCIL THERMAL IMAGING PROJECT Helping You Keep Your Warmth In The Suffolk Climate Change Partnership, which is made up of all the Local Authorities in Suffolk, have purchased several thermal imaging cameras which they are loaning out to community groups to carry out surveys in their areas for free. CHARSFIELD PARISH COUNCIL  has

Charsfield Flood Action Group (CFAG)

PC meeting 20/11/23 Following the devasting flood in Charsfield on the 20th of October 2023 we are in the process of setting up a Flood Action Group affiliated to the National Flood Forum. The intention of CFAG will be to gather information from all those affected by Storm Babet (and the flooding in May) and