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BUNGAY NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN

The Bungay Neighbourhood Development Plan will guide the future development for Bungay over the next 15 years. The Public Consultation period will be from 10th September - 5th November 2021. Click on the image to find links to opies of the draft plan and the dates, times and locations of the public consultations along with a link to the survey.

PROUD OF BUNGAY

PROUD OF BUNGAY

PROUD OF BUNGAY LITTER PICK. The next event will take place on Sunday 17th October, meet at 10am at the Town Hall, 1a Broad St NR35 1EE. All ages welcome provided children are supervised in their family groups. His-vis vests, litter pickers, gloves and bin liners will be provided, along with Health and Safety guidance.

NATURE OCTOBER HALF TERM ACTIVITIES

NATURE OCTOBER HALF TERM ACTIVITIES

NATURE OCTOBER HALF TERM ACTIVITIES  Free nature themed activities for those aged 7 to 16 in the Bungay area. Book by emailing sam.kenward@eastsuffolk.gov.uk

THE BUNGAY SHOPPA

THE BUNGAY SHOPPA bus service commences Thursday 28th October 2021 and will run every Thursday until 3rd February, and on Sunday 5th December for the Christmas Street Market.

LET'S DANCE

LET'S DANCE

LET'S DANCE Coming soon to the Riverside, Bungay. Beginner adult and senior classes, a step by step guide to the essential steps and sounds, rhythm and music of tap dancing. For details call Garth on: 07767 357581, or email: garthsfp@hotmail.co.uk

BUNGAY EARTHWAKE

BUNGAY EARTHWAKE Saturday 23rd October 2021, 3.30 - 7pm at the woods - location to be confirmed at time of booking. An environmental club for children 9 years plus. Cobtact: lornaearthwake@gmail.com 07825 097732

WAVENEY LEAF

Waveney Leaf, for users of mental health services accross Waveney, and their families to share their voices and lived experience.

Yoga with Jodie at the Riverside Centre, Bungay from 2nd July 2021. Friday mornings, 9am to 9.45am, £5 per session payable on the day. Contact Jodie Taylor: jodietaylor@yandex.com

YOUTH DROP-IN CENTRE, BUNGAY

BUNGAY YOUNG PERSON SUPPORT YOUTH DROP-IN CENTRE Wednesday's 6-8pm, starting 6th October 2021 The Riverside Centre, Bungay NR35 1BF For more details click on the image or heading to see a recent press article. Supported by ACCESS Community Trust

HEARTS & MINDS

HEARTS & MINDS supports Bungay to become a mental health friendly community. Course starts Tuesday 14th September 4-6pm then runs weekly for 6 weeks at the Riverside Centre, The Staithe, Bungay NR35 1BF. Contact Beth.stephens@access.org / 07817 313593. A film about the hearts and minds project in Bungay can be viewed by clicking on the banner above.

PUBLIC TOILET REFURBISHMENT

PUBLIC TOILET REFURBISHMENT

REFURBISHMENT OF PUBLIC TOILETS UPDATE: Cross Street Public Conveniences are now open having recently been refurbished. Priory Lane toilets were the subject of recent vandalism and are currenly closed pending further cleaning and repair work. Any comments or information please: Email admin@bungaytowncouncil.gov.uk Tel: 01986 894236 (option 2).

WILD WELLBEING FOR OVER-65'S

WILD WELLBEING for over-65's at The Staithe Fridays, once a month, 10am - 12.30pm - Meet at the Riverside Centre Please contact: Lou 07708 619252 lou4learninginnature@gmail.com

SUFFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL HIGHWAYS

SUFFOLK COUNTY HIGHWAYS ROAD CLOSURES, TRAFFIC CONTROL UPPER OLLAND ST 13TH TO 15TH OCTOBER 2021 SCC KERB WORKS

EMPTY SHOP WINDOW DISPLAYS

The project aimed at brightening up Bungay Town Centre has given some empty shops a new lease of life.

POLICE STREET MEETS

SUFFOLK POLICE STREET MEETS. Amy Yeldham and her team will once again welcome you to visit them to ask questions and seek advice. They also offer free bike and property security marking at all street meets. Saturday 26th August, 10am to 11am, Bungay Co-op, Hillside Road East, Bungay. Saturday 18th September, 10am to 12 noon at The Maltings, Staithe Road, Bungay. Dates tbc - Car Park, Wharton St, Bungay (opp' Library).

BUNGAY TOWN TRAIL

BUNGAY TOWN TRAIL map and guide are available free of charge from  Bungay Town Hall & Council Offices, 1A Broad St, Bungay, Suffolk NR35 1EE Bungay Community Library, Wharton St, Bungay NR35 1EL and other locations including The Chocolate Box, Ma Belle, Giddens & Thompson, The Green Dragon and Earsham Street Cafe

PLACES CALLED HOME

PLACES CALLED HOME A funding programme supported by IKEA and the National Lottery Community Fund.

Bungay Temporary Post Office

Bungay Temporary Post Office

Bungay Temporary Post Office is located at Town Hall, 1a Broad Street, Bungay NR35 1EE                                      Open Monday to Friday 08.30am to 5pm. Please note we are closed between 12.30 and 1.00pm

FALCON BRIDGE

Please Note: These works were not able to start as planned and new dates are to be provided. FALCON BRIDGE Temporary road closure Monday 16th August t0 Friday 20th August. Bridge Street will be closed each day to ensure that the works can be carried out safely. Click on this link for a map of the diversion route.

SUMMER ACTIVITIES IN BUNGAY

SUMMER FUN in Bungay every Thursday These activities have now concluded, and we are delighted to say that the events were highly successful. Please watch this space for half-term events. Starting 29th July for 5 Weeks 11am to 2pm. Just click on the title or image to reserve your places now.

TOWN CLERK VACANCY

TOWN CLERK VACANCY

TOWN CLERK VACANCY This vacancy has now been filed. Thank you to all who applied for this prestigeous position.

SWIFT AWARENESS WEEK

SWIFT AWARENESS WEEK commencing Saturday 3rd July 2021. 

NHS & GENERAL PRACTICE SHARING YOUR DATA

NHS & GENERAL PRACTICE - SHARING YOUR DATA. Make your choice. Choose if data from your health record is shared for research and planning.

ALGAL BLOOMS ON LAKES AND RIVERS

ALGAL BLOOMS ON LAKES AND RIVERS Please click on the image to find advice from the Environment Agency on naturally occuring Algal Blooms

QUEENS PLATINUM JUBILEE PLANS UNVEILED

The Queens Platinum Jubillee Plans are unveiled, marking the Queen's 70-Year reign. There will be a four-day bank holiday weekend commencing Thursday 2nd June 2022.

SUFFOLK COMMUNITY RESTART

Suffolk Community Restart aims to support groups and organisations of all sizes.

SUFFOLK RECYCLES

Recycling Locator to find out what you can take to a bring bank

HOME TESTING

HOME TESTING KITS - HOW TO ORDER A kiosk will be located in St. Mary's Street between 10am and 12.30pm on Wednesday 26th May 2021, and staff will be on hand to explain and advise.

PRIDE MONTH AND NALC

PRIDE MONTH TAKING PLACE THROUGHOUT JUNE. The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) have set up a new national network for LGBT and Councillors.

Pride in Suffolk's Past

Pride in Suffolk's past explores the hidden histories of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and gender non-conforming people in Suffolk's past. 

Drugs Awareness Webinar

Drugs awareness webinars for Suffolk taking place in May and June

Understanding the hidden impact of periods

Understanding the hidden impact of periods. Residents in East Suffolk are invited to have their say.

His Royal Highness, the Duke of Edinburgh

The online book of condolences is open for residents to pay their respects and show their love and support for the Royal Family. 

YES 2 TEST COVID BUS

YES2TEST COVID BUS Suffolk County Council's Covid Test Bus will be outside Bungay Coop on Wednesday 23rd June from 9am to 4.30pm.

DR HILLS CASEBOOK

Streaming June 2021 A partnership between The Restoration Trust and the UpShoot Theatre Company

BUNGAY PRIDE CAKE COMPETITION

BUNGAY PRIDE CAKE COMPETITION

BUNGAY PRIDE CAKE COMPETITION Bungay's very own 'bake-off'. Children and adult catergories. Entry forms available form the Library, Sew and So's or by email: bungayvolunteers@gmail.com Funds in aid of Bungay Community Support (BCS). 

STAITHE FOOTBRIDGE

STAITHE FOOTBRIDGE

BUNGAY STAITHE FOOTBRIDGE has now been re-opened!