Stowmarket Town Council
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Latest News

Welcome to our new Councillor

We would like to say a big welcome to Councillor John Curle who was co-opted to the Town Council on Wednesday, 1st July, 2015. All of the Councillors and Officers are looking forward to working with him and we wish him well for his term of office.


Community Defibrillator at the Regal Theatre

Defibrillator Demonstration On Thursday 18th June Stowmarket’s newest defibrillator on the side of the Regal Theatre building was officially opened by the Town Mayor, Councillor Barry Salmon. Back in the Autumn of 2013, the East of England Coop approached local organisations, groups and Councils to let them know they had funding to install 100 Community […]

2015.06.17 Cycle Race

Women’s Cycle Tour of Great Britain

Hundreds of people lined the streets to watch the Aviva Women’s Tour Stage One come through the town on Wednesday, 17th June, 2015. Full details of the tour can be found via the link below. Stage One – Aviva Women’s Tour


Advertise your community event

If you would like to advertise your local community event on the Town Council website, please send the details and a copy of the poster or flyer with accompanying photographs to  

Upcoming Events

Pickerel Project – River Clear Up


The Pickerel Project monthly River Clear Up. All welcome, the more the merrier! Just turn up wearing stout footwear. Meet at the Station Road Bridge at 10am.

Stowmarket Local History Group’s Summer Outing


Stowmarket Local History Group’s Summer Outing is a Stowmarket walk led by members of the Committee. All welcome. Meet at the Tourist Information Centre in Wilkes Way. Members £1, Non-members £3. For further details please telephone 01449 675271 or visit  

Family Fun Day

10am to 4pm

Our Lady’s Pre-School is holding its annual Fun Day on Saturday, 11th July.

Simply Brass at Stowmarket Library


On Sunday, 12th July, 2015 Simply Brass, a local brass band set up to encourage young people who want to play a brass instrument, will be performing at the library from 2pm. They will play two sets and during the interval local storyteller Sylvia Warry will entertain the children.

Tim Passmore

Visit by the Chief Constable and Police & Crime Commissioner

11am to 2pm

Suffolk Constabulary Temporary Chief Constable, Gareth Wilson and the Police and Crime Commissioner for Suffolk, Tim Passmore will be paying a visit to the town to meet and great members of the public. Everyone is welcome to come along and discuss any news or views that you may have.

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