Useful Contacts

Anglian Water
Bury St Edmunds Website
County Councillor 
District Councillor
Electricity Emergencies
Gas Emergencies
General Help & Advice
Lavenham Village Website
Local Government
Member of Parliament
Safer Neighbourhood Team
NHS Direct
Oil Syndicate
Shimpling Website
Stanstead Village Website
Sudbury Advice Centre 
Sudbury Website
Suffolk Community Foundation
Suffolk Cruse Bereavement Care


Glemsford Surgery 

Link to Glemsford Surgery Web Site  
The Glemsford Surgery
Lion Road
Glemsford, CO10 7RF  01787 280484 

Hartest Surgery

The Surgery
Melford Road
Hartest, IP29 4DJ  01284 830202 

NHS Direct

Link to NHS Direct Web Site 0845 4647 - open 24-hours a day.

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 General Help & Advice

Citizens Advice Bureau

Link to Citizens Advice Bureau


Click here to link to AgeUk website Age UK

Suffolk Circle

Membership organisation for people over 50. It's a way to meet new people and get things done.

Click here to access their website Suffolk Circle

Suffolk Cruse Bereavement Care

We are a charity set up to help bereaved people to understand
their grief and cope with their loss. We provide information, one to
one support and offer advice, education and training services. We
also have a specialist Children & Young People Team

Click here for contact numbers.

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  Local Government                                                                                                                         

Parish Council

PARISH CLERK  Mrs Pat Lamb  01359 233288

District Council


Babergh Council Web Site

Babergh District Council,
Corks Lane,
IP7 6SJ.
01473 822801.

District Councillor

James Long  01284 830347

County Council

Suffolk County Council Website  Telephone: 0845 606 6067

County Councillor

Richard Kemp
Tresco, New Road, Long Melford, CO10 9JY
Tel;  01787 378149
Fax;  01787 370685

Member of Parliament for South Suffolk

James Cartlidge

Sudbury Advice Centre

Sudbury Advice Centre
Town Hall, Market Hill,
Sudbury CO10 1TL
Tel: 01787 372331
Fax: 01787 311642

Suffolk County Council

Endeavour House,
8 Russell Road, Ipswich,
Suffolk, IP1 2BX

New Number:  08456 077055

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  Other Local Village Sites

Bury St Edmunds

Visit Bury St Edmunds


Love Lavenham


History - Shimpling in Suffolk


Sudbury, Suffolk, England, an Attractive English Market Town


Suffolk Police

All non-urgent telephone calls to the police should be routed through
our central switchboard number - 101
Your call will be charged at a flat rate of 15p
In an emergency dial 999.
You should dial 999 when life is threatened or people are
injured, or of there is a crime in progress or an immediate
police response is necessary.

Link to Suffolk Police

Your Local Safer Neighbourhood Team Officers are

PC 182 Steph Roe

PCSO 3231 Hannah Partington


 Contacts us
 By Telephone - In an emergency always dial 999.
The new telephone number for non emergency calls is 101.
 On-line - Our email address is
or to visit our website -
 By Post -
Sudbury Police Station,
Acton Lane,
CO10 1QN.

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 Suffolk Community Foundation


As an independent grant-maker, Suffolk Community Foundation supports local charities and community groups who are tackling disadvantage in whatever form it takes. It targets its grants to where the needs are greatest, making a positive local impact. 

 For more information on grants currently available -


Buses & Trains

For Buses through Hartest find `Sudbury & Surrounding Area` timetable - For timetables of all trains and buses in the local area -


Anglian Water

Link to Anglian Water Website
General Enquiries - 08457 91 91 55
8am to 8pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 1pm on Saturday.
Water supply and sewerage service queries and emergencies
08457 145 145 - Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Reporting a leak - Please ring as soon as possible
0800 771 881 - Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Electricity Emergency

(National Grid)

0800 40 40 90. - If you spot a potential hazard on or near an overhead electricity line. 
For Power Cuts, please contact your Electricity supplier.

Gas Emergency

(National Grid)

  0800 111 999

Oil Syndicate for Hartest

Chris Roper


01787 281957 / 07860 706428


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