Useful Info

Living in Brettenham

This is a very useful guide telling you everything that you need to know about Brettenham, from Church Services, to the Village Hall, what local services there are to useful telephone numbers.

Living in Brettenham

Conservation Area Map

Brettenham Parish Magazine

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Brettenham Village Review

Brettenham completed a Village Review in November 2016. This was a very useful exercise to establish the view of local people to a number of issues. The Village Review Report has been prepared with the support of Community Action Suffolk. Click the documents below to view the full report. Brettenham Parish Council are now forming Action Groups to take forward the areas raised in the report.

Brettenham Village Review Report


Babergh District Council

Michael Creffield is the current Babergh District Councillor for the Brett Vale Ward which covers Brettenham, Bildeston, Hitcham and Wattisham. You can contact Michael via email

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Suffolk Constabulary

Suffolk Police can be contacted by calling 101. Alternatively in an emergency always dial 999. For further information and advice Suffolk Police

Suffolk County Council

Jenny Antill is the current County Councillor for the Cosford Division of Suffolk, which covers Brettenham along with a number of other villages. You can contact Jenny via email at: or by telephone on: 01787 378310. Or you can visit her blog to find out what she has been up to at

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Planning and Development

To find out more information about planning and development within Brettenham click on the below link for Babergh Dictrict Council Planning Application Search.  

Planning Applications Search

Paws on Patrol

If you are a responsible dog owner then you could be part of this free initative that rewards you with discounts, offers and freebies. For more information on the initative and how to join the scheme click here

Public Transport

Please view the following leaflet for information on the local service.

Local Bus Service Timetable (PDF 35KB)

Click here to find out more on the  Public Transport website which will also contain details of bus services operating in your area or contact 0845 606 6171.

Please note that this page is being frequently updated to include new timetables.

Suffolk Trusted Trader Scheme:

Please view the following leaflet for more information on this scheme.

Suffolk Truster Traders Information