Category Archives: Village Information

Mellis Cricket Club

  Welcome. We have moved the Mellis Cricket Club webpages to a new site but we  will keep some basic information about the club here as well. Our new web site is here Mellis Cricket Club Mellis Cricket Club is based … Continue reading

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Playground History (June 2008)

Prior to 1990 the Playground was situated by the tennis courts opposite the Thornham walks car park [swings, slide and see saw] These had been provided by the late John Henniker some years earlier and had been dismantled and were … Continue reading

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Entertainment Essentials

Screen In The Barn A hidden gem for fans of cinema, the Screen In The Barn at Thrandeston shows an eclectic selection of films with screenings on the last Friday of every month. Check their website our our local upcoming … Continue reading

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Travel Essentials

Senior Railcard If you are 60 or over and travel by train, you are entitled to a Senior Railcard which is advertised as saving one third on rail fares.Details can be found at www.senior-railcard.co.uk. The good news is that these … Continue reading

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Education

Local Primary School Thorndon Primary School is our catchment primary school and is a small (currently around 50 children) and very friendly school. Children can travel to school on the council provided minibus which collects at around 08:15 each morning … Continue reading

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Places to eat, drink and stay

The Four Horseshoes Thornham Magna Nr. Eye Suffolk IP23 8HD Telephone: 01379 678777 Fax: 01379 678134   Thornham Coach House Licensed Country Cafe & Restaurant Thornham Hall Thornham Magna Suffolk IP23 8HA Tel: 01379 783373 Website Providing morning coffee, light … Continue reading

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Healthcare

Local Doctor Eye Health Centre (01379 870689 – redirects to emergency Doctor out of hours) is our nearest practice with Mendlesham a close second. Both have excellent GPs and loyal supporters. Local Dentist Bermuda Lodge Dental Surgery in Eye is … Continue reading

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General Living

Refuse Collection Collections take place every Thursday and you are advised to have your bin out by 07:30 although the current pattern indicates an afternoon collection. The council operate a twin wheelie bin scheme with recycling and refuse collected on … Continue reading

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