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Welcome to Freckenham, Suffolk.

In the following pages are outlined a brief history of the parish; a history of the Grade II* listed church and a note of church services; details of the Parish Council including meeting dates, agendas, minutes and Freedom of Information publication scheme; local information and an outline of the facilities in the village hall and details of the many activities in the hall which include professional theatre productions as well as weekly events.

100+ClubSubscriptions are now due.

Tickets are £12.00 each (only £1.00 per month!)  Application should be made by
1st October 2018 (late entries accepted!) to Effie on 01638 721320 or with the Renewal Form

The next parish council meeting has been brought forward from 19th November to Monday 12th November at 7.30 pm as usual.

Film Nights


Film Night is on the first Friday of each month.

In November (Friday 2nd)
Bombshell - the Hedy Lamarr Story

will be show.

There will be no film shown in December.

See the Film Nights page for full details.


There are works being undertaken in the centre of the village which affect all roads into the village. The contractors say that the current works will last until, hopefully, 20th July - but might not be finished then and could last for a further week (to 27th July).

HOWEVER they will be back in October and November 2018


This note was put on the web on 15th July and updated 17th and 20th July 2018.

 VillageHallOct016compressed See Village Hall pages for all Special and Weekly Events with full details and website links.

Image result for clipart evening With the longer evenings of autumn and winter most of the Weekly Events have returned to full session but some do have to be cancelled so do check the Weekly Events page for details.

  Move it or Lose it Logo 1As we say "if we don’t move it, we lose it”, so we have brought Move it or Lose it classes to Freckenham! Delivered by a qualified Instructor, these fun-filled and low-impact exercise to music classes aim to get people moving whilst improving strength, balance and flexibility. Suitable for everyone in particular the 40+ and no experience required! now a weekly session - see Weekly Events page.

fabs logoStrength and Balance classes have now become FABS (Flexibility, Aerobic health, Balance and Strength) classes - as before on THURSDAYS starting at 2.00 pm. Full details on the Weekly Events page.



Pilates improves flexibility, builds strength and develops control and endurance in the whole human body.     It puts emphasis on alignment, breathing, developing a strong powerhouse, and improving coordination and balance.

THURSDAYS with Rosie Trull with 2 classes:-

9.30-10.30am for intermediate/mixed ability 
10.45-11.45am for beginners/more gentle exercise

FRIDAYS with Julie Craig

11.00am - 12 noon.

or attend both!

Full information on the Village Hall Weekly Events page.

TableTennisTable Tennis restarts after the summer recess on 11th September. See the Weekly Events page for details.






New Note!

Most of the weekly activities have now re-started after the summer months reces

s. Check the Village Hall > Weekly Events page for details




The Coffee Caravan will be back in the village in 2019.

Their visits during 2018 have been much appreciated.



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In September, on the 18th, there is the annual Shoe Box Coffee Morning and on the 29th the Farmers' Market returns after the summer break. (Full details of all events on Special Events page)

The first Friday of each month is FILM NIGHT in the village hall. The film in October- the 5th - will be Lady Bird. Full details can be seen on the Film Nights page under the village hall heading.

And further entertainment is always being planned!

See the village hall page for full details of all events in the hall and the church page for full details of services and events at the Church.


The Parish Council has undertaken considerable improvements to the RECREATION GROUND with an all-weather circular path and equipment for all ages. The whole of the cost of the works has been funded from various outside sources.

For full details see the Recreation Ground page.