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Brunch Postponed!

At the Coddenham Centre we pride ourselves on COVID care. The diligence of staff, trustees and volunteers has ensured everyone’s safety through the last 21 months. We have therefore sadly decided in...

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Good Neighbours Week

Running from Monday 11th October, all week, this is a national  programme which the Coddenham Community Response Group links to as part of its membership of the Good Neighbour Network and Community...

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Welcome to Coddenham

New arrivals to the Parish of Coddenham now get a warm welcome on behalf of the community, with a jam packed introduction pack, provided by the Coddenham Community Response Group. Compiled by Debbie...

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Look Back in Time

All our NEWS and information is retained on your Community website, so that you can look back over the past year and remember. Alternatively, if you are just a visitor or thinking of moving to...

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From the Rectory

Bless The Lord O My Soul it’s a glorious day.  Stepping into the kitchen for breakfast, I saw that,while our trees are still green, with the golden stubble in the fields behind them, the early...

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Thank you Brunchers!

A quick THANKYOU to everyone who supported last weekend's Sunday Brunch. A convivial sell out, with the weather being exceptionally kind, given all the doom & gloom (and contingency in place)....

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Local Photographer in the News

Local resident Georgie Kerr will have recognised recent sports success in the Olympic news. Not least Tom Daley, who alongside many other sports stars, she has photographed over many years. A...

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Climate is for Everyone

While a hefty report, its headlines are arguably for everyone, wherever your community is. The Coddenham Community Response Group (CCRG) is providing a link to IPCC | Climate Change 2021: The...

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Active Travel Plan Update

Consultation on the Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Council Active Travel Plan ended on Thursday 22nd July. Enthusiasm for alternative forms of transport was emphasised by the response of around...

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COVID Step Four

As another cautious milestone is marked in the battle with COVID, all the latest information can continue to be found here on your Community website www.coddenham- parish.uk While cases are high and...

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New Nordic Walking!

We are introducing for a trial period, a new walk, 'A Stroll With Poles', for those returning to exercise for the first time, having learnt to Nordic Walk previously or with us. One of our four,...

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Mischief in Coddenham

It’s sad to report some foolish vandalism on our Recreation and Football field over the weekend. Diligent residents reported the theft of goal net fixtures and a broken window, with attempted entry...

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Coddenham On Air Again

Local scientist, nordic walker and now writer of a new novel, will be featured on BBC Radio Suffolk's Lesley Dolphin Show Wednesday 23rd between 3.30 & 4pm. See the previous post on Tom's latest...

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Local Resident Publishes a New Book!

Well known Coddenham resident Tom Boles has discovered more supernovae than any other person in history. Tom is a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society and a past President of The British...

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Thanks for Brunch!

Many thanks to everyone who supported and volunteered help behind the scenes last Sunday, for our successful first outdoor SUNDAY BRUNCH @the Coddenham Centre, We took over £400 and above all, were...

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Mess on the Rec!

After considerable improvements, it’s sad to report somebody or persons are leaving dog litter on our lovely recreation ground again. We are blessed in Coddenham with an abundance of countryside and...

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Rubbish!

The Coddenham Centre has taken delivery of a number of litter pickers, high viz vests* and rubbish bags, for local individual and group clean ups. Supplied by MSDC with support from CCRG, its an...

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Don’t Forget Your Census Return!

The 2021 Census needs to be returned by March 21st. If you know of someone in Coddenham, who doesn’t have internet access, print a copy off or contact us and we’ll try to help. Census and details...

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Got Some News or Information to Share?

If you have some local news, something to say, an event/special occasion for the diary or a comment about content, this is YOUR website! Email support@coddenham-parish.uk or drop copy into the...

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The Late Sylvia Harris

The funeral for Sylvia Harris was held at St Mary’s Church on the 24th February. For those unable to attend or prevented by COVID restrictions, the family have asked the CCRG to make their recording...

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Coddenham Snow Update

Access and Egress available for Coddenham. All roads passable, including B1078 although heavy drifting on the Henley Road and should be avoided. Some milk deliveries disrupted. Steve the postman has...

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Farewells

We regret to have to report the passing at the beginning of this year, of two distinguished Coddenham residents, past and present. Bernard Baker and Sylvia Harris were both well known figures -...

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Have Your Say – A Reminder

This website, it’s stakeholders and sponsors are all about developing communication and engagement across our Parish and beyond. You can comment on any of the News Items on this site on their...

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A Vandalism Report

Sadly, last weekend the Coddenham Centre and Recreation ground experienced a rare case of vandalism. Haysel House were also alerted to a small group causing concern in the vicinity. Picnic benches...

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Your Community Diary is Here

Adding even more to your Coddenham Parish Community Website, we now have a New Calendar for All events and reminders. Just click on your day of choice to see what’s happening or if there is a clash...

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Carpet Bowls Tuesday!

Don’t forget our Carpet Bowls Club meets every Tuesday at 2.30 pm at the Coddenham Centre. All Welcome * £2 an afternoon. First visit free. Refreshments available. Supported by Active Suffolk with...

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One Word….

You may have noticed some small changes on the Home Page of the Coddenham Parish Community Website this month. All of the collaborating stakeholders agreed last month to change The Coddenham COVID19...

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Another Local Business Re-Opens

The Beauty Spot Coddenham is officially back open for business They are now able to offer all treatments on the menu. With PPE all in place the girls are excited to welcome old and new faces back in...

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We help four legged residents too!

A good news story over the weekend as these pages were used to reunite, black Labrador ‘Minty’ with his owners. Thank you David for the alert ( and temporary kennels)  plus Bliss and Kelly for the...

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Community Gets Together Again!

Perfect weather, enthusiasm and support from table hirers, guests, volunteers and friends, made for a perfect morning at the Coddenham Centre’s Table Top Sale. As was pointed out, probably the first...

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Bear With Us

With this wonderful weather, some of our surrounding grassland has been romping away, despite the efforts of volunteers and limited contractors. As you previously heard, our estates contract with...

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We Are a Hundred!

Last weekend your parish website completed 100 posts in total since the site’s creation at the end of March this year. Thank you to all contributors, people and events that have helped make the news...

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News – Coddenham Bridge Closure

Herewith a statement from MSDC. For your information, we are planning to carry out brickwork parapet repairs on the Three Cocked Hat Bridge on Church Road, Coddenham following impact damage in the...

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Try Something New?

Ever thought of trying the Coddenham Centre Bowling Green? Suitable for all ages, we have a full size green and a set of bowls are available, sponsored by the Day Foundation. If you’d like some...

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A New Book By Local Author

Local author, Marie-Madeleine Kenning, writes: A book described as a memoir on the Khmer Rouge take over is not what you would expect from someone writing in Coddenham. Unless, of course, they...

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Funeral of Helen Wyles

Helen Wyles will be laid to rest at 3.15pm at the Old Crematorium, Ipswich on Wednesday 15th April. In line with the current restrictions, immediate relations only can attend. However, in order for...

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