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Useful Info

This is the local services and information page

This is intended to help anyone find useful information about services in our area.

If there is anything else that might be of assistance and could be added to this page, please contact me to let me know so that I can make it available.


Regular bus services connect the Parish with Ipswich and surrounding villages. A timetable of services in the Hadleigh and Surrounding Area is available for download.

For details of our particular services choose either the 461/462 service or the 111 service.

Suffolk Links - Demand Responsive Transport: Two "On Demand" services, specially suitable for disabled but available for anyone to use, also operate in our area. They can provide a "door to door" service if required and can also connect with regular bus services. Specific details, including maps, can be found for the Gipping services that cover our area.


Details of the train services
 from Needham Market and Stowmarket using the main line between London and Norwich.

Details of Ipswich Park and Ride Scheme.

The nearest libraries are in Hadleigh, Needham Market, and Stowmarket. Here are full details of all Suffolk Library Services, including downloading eBooks and accessing other online library services.

The Mobile Library (Orwell Mobile 1, Route 8) stops inside the entrance to Wixfield Park at 1405 to 1430


The nearest main Post Office is in Needham Market BUT a van service is parked outside the old Spar shop at Wattisham Flying Station on Tuesday 14.00 to 16.00 and Friday 14.00 to 16.00.


There are 2 medical practices near to Great Bricett and each has its own pharmacy:

Bildeston Health Centre. tel 01449 740 254.

Needham Market Country Practice. tel 01449 720 666.


The nearest hospital is at Ipswich.

The Mid-Suffolk South Safer Neighbourhood Website gives information about policing in our area or our area team can be contacted.

Periodic reports from the PSNT are on the Parish Council pages, as are County and District Councillor details and reports.

Useful information about heating oil security can be viewed in this document.


Suffolk map

For up-to-date details related to Mid-Suffolk please visit the Mid-Suffolk District Council website at http://www.midsuffolk.gov.uk/