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Churches

All Saints Church

All Saints Church offers regular Sunday services and worship, plus Sunday Club, Pathfinders and Youth Fellowship. There is also an extensive weekday programme. Please consult the Parish Magazine for times of worship and further details.
Website: www.wickhammarketchurch.org
Vicar: Rev. John Eldridge 01728 746026.

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Good Neighbours Scheme

Wickham Market Good Neighbours Scheme

Volunteers will help (free of charge) with all kinds of different jobs, such as shopping, one-off garden tidy-up, look after your pet for a short while when you go into hospital, minor repairs, change a light bulb, help write a letter, visit for a chat. They will also give you a lift although there is a charge of 45p per mile for this service. For further information telephone 07914 494108.

Wickham Market Good Neighbours Scheme

Hinterland Parishes

These parishes surround Wickham Market: Blaxhall, Bredfield, Bromeswell, Campsea Ashe, Charsfield, Clopton, Dallinghoo, Debach, Easton, Eyke, Farnham, Great Glemham, Hacheston, Kettleburgh, Letheringham, Little Glemham, Marlesford, Monewden & Hoo, Parham, Pettistree, Stratford St Andrew, Tunstall, Ufford, Wantisden.

Libraries

Wickham Market Library

The village library is situated in the Resource Centre next to the Medical centre on Chapel Lane. The library offers a wide range of fiction and non-fiction books for adults and children. There are also some audio books, DVDs, videos and Playstation Games to hire. Latest opening times are 10am to 6pm Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; 10am to 4.30pm Saturdays; and 10am to 3pm Sundays. Bookstart Storytime is held on Tuesday mornings from 11-11.30.
Click here for details of the Resource Centre.

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Medical

Wickham Market Medical Centre

Wickham Market Medical Centre is in Chapel Lane with a branch surgery in Rendlesham. We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma & diabetes with a wide variety of other services including minor surgery, minor injuries, childhood & travel vaccinations. Everything you need to know about our practice and health-related information is at www.wickhammarketmc.co.uk.

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Parish Council

Wickham Market Parish Council

Wickham Market Parish Council consists of 13 Councillors. Mr Colin Tucker is Chairman. They meet on the third Monday of every other month, and the public are welcome to attend. To get in touch with the Parish Council, please contact: Joanne Jones, Clerk to Wickham Market Parish Council, 4 Chillesford Lodge Estate, Sudbourne, Woodbridge IP12 2AL or visit their website: www.wickhammarket.onesuffolk.net to see minutes of their meetings

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Resources

The Resource Centre

Two bungalows linked by a reception area were converted into the Resource Centre in 2004 with funding provided by the East of England Development Agency and the County Council. The building incorporates the library and community rooms linked by an atrium. The latter offers interview, meeting and treatment/therapy rooms for hire to local groups and organisations. All the building shared by Suffolk County Council and the Wickham Market Partnership is suitable for disabled access.

For information about hiring the Resource Centre community rooms click here

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Village Halls

Wickham Market Village Hall

The Village Hall is a very well equipped hall providing excellent facilities for the local community. The ground provides a recreational area with a bowling green, football pitch, children's area, skate park and a basketball court. The Area Archive Centre is located onsite, and the Hall itself has one large and one small room suitable for hiring for all occasions. To hire the Hall, please telephone the Letting Secretary, Pete Holden on 01728 747229. The Caretaker is Richard Miller, telephone 07846 853601.

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Pettistree Village Hall

A small community hall located just a gentle stroll away from Wickham Market on Walnuts Lane. Can cater for 60 people seated or 90 for other functions, with a kitchen and access/toilets for people with disabilities. A great place for a small gathering on the edge of Pettistree. To book contact Pauline on 01728 745030. For more information, please visit our website.

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