Stowmarket Town Council
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Upcoming Events

Stowmarket & District Monday Club

17/10/2016 – 26/06/2017
7:30pm - 9:30pm

A club for adults with learning difficulties and meet each Monday from 7:30-9:30pm at the Community Hub in Crown Street. We are run entirely by volunteers and new members and helpers are always very welcome. If you would like further information, please contact us on 01449 672123 or just come along on a Monday evening. […]

Snapshot: The Museum at 50

25/03/2017 – 29/10/2017

The Museum of East Anglian Life is marking the 50th anniversary of the museum with a special exhibition which captures an intimate portrait of the museum as it is in 2017. ‘Snapshot: the Museum at 50’ is a photographic exhibition which tells the stories of over 100 people who currently volunteer and work at the […]


10:00am - 1:00pm

Thinking of volunteering? Red Gables is setting up a monthly drop-in centre for would be volunteers and organisations to come together Redwoods Red Gables Ipswich Road Stowmarket IP14 1BE For details please contact Elaine or Suzanne 01449 673947 Last Thursday of the month

New Age Kurling

10.30am to 12.30pm

ActivLives presents New Age Kurling at the Stowmarket Scout Centre, every Wednesday 10:30am – 12:30pm Come and Join us in enjoyable activities. Adapted sport is fun & suitable for anyone 45 and over! Parking available. £4.00 per session Refreshments available For more information, contact Kim 01473 345350

Latest News

Mayor and Veterans standing by Memorial Gates

Veterans Gather To Remember Falkland’s War

On Friday 16th June, over a hundred-people attended a Service of Commemoration at Stowmarket’s St Peter and St Mary’s church to mark the end of the Falklands War thirty-five years ago in 1982.  The war, which saw 74 days of bitter fighting to re-take the islands after Argentine had invaded in a dispute over sovereignty, […]

Lets Get Together

Lets Get Together! Come and join Stowmarket Town Council on Saturday, 17th June from 10.30am to 1.30pm in the Market Place to celebrate all that we have in common and all that is great about our community. This is part of a nationwide event that will mark the first anniversary of the death of MP […]

Cllr Barry Salmon and Cllr Heather Salmon on the cemetery driveway

Re-surfaced Cemetery Driveway

  Councillors Heather and Barry Salmon took the opportunity to view the newly resurfaced driveway of the Cemetery, Violet Hill Road, Stowmarket. The driveway to the cemetery was resurfaced last week and the overall appearance of the site has greatly been enhanced.  Most importantly, the risks associated with the previous poor condition of the driveway have been significantly […]

Transformation Tuesday

The Operations team have transformed the railings along Lavenham Way. Stowmarket Town Council place a high value on serving the needs of the people of the town and improving the aesthetics of the town. The Council recently received a request from a local resident commenting of the poor state of the railings in 2 locations […]

New Mayor for Stowmarket

We are delighted to announce that Councillor Dave Muller became the new Mayor for Stowmarket on Wednesday, 3rd May at the Town Council’s Annual meeting, taking over from Councillor Barry Humphreys MBE, who had served the town so well as Mayor for 2016/2017.  

Tree in the Market Place

The tree in the Market Place has had barriers placed around it  for some time now;  the reason for this is that the uneven paving slabs caused by the tree roots has presented a significant hazard to pedestrians.   Indeed there have been a number of incidents where pedestrians have tripped on the uneven slabs, sometimes […]

Re-development of Regal Theatre

Stowmarket Town Council is seeking financial support from Mid Suffolk and Babergh District Councils towards the re-development of the Regal Theatre in Stowmarket. The Town Council has already commissioned a site options appraisal that was conducted by Burrell Foley Fischer LLP and which identified a preferred option involving the extension of the theatre. Town Clerk, […]

Millfields Football Development

Suffolk County Council has submitted two Section 77 applications for Secretary of State approval to enable the former Stowmarket Middle School Playing Field to be used and operated by the Suffolk Football Association. Stowmarket Town Council, Mid Suffolk District Council and the Suffolk FA have undertaken a feasibility study to examine proposals for the re-development […]

BSEVC Community Transport

Are you finding it difficult to use public transport? When you need to make a journey and there’s no public transport available to you locally, BSEVC may be able to help you. They will look to connect you to local bus services and where that is not possible, they will look to provide door to […]

Report An Issue

If you have an issue that you need to report to Suffolk County Council, such as a problem with a highway or footpath (including potholes, faulty street lights or issues with road signs) or flooding, please click on the link below.

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