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Local services

(This page updated September 2014)

The following details of local services are provided for information. Further details may be found on the website of our neighbouring village, Wilby

Doctors
Brundish and surrounding area is served by two doctors’ practices:

Drs Mackay, Manto and Morris
Fressingfield Medical Centre, New Street, Fressingfield, IP21 5PJ (01379-586455)
and
Stradbroke Medical Centre, Wilby Road, Stradbroke IP21 5AN (01379-384220)

http://www.fressingfield-medical-practice.co.uk/staff1.aspx?t=1

Drs Barstow, Cross, Hopton, Turner and Wright
Framingham Medical Practice, Pembroke Road, Framlingham IP13 9HA (01728-723627)

http://www.framlinghamsurgery.co.uk/Meet_the_Team.php

Hospitals (A&E)
Ipswich Hospital
The nearest Accident & Emergency Hospital (21 miles) is Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust, Heath Road, Ipswich IP4 5PD telephone 01473-712233. www.ipswichhospital.net

Norfolk & Norwich Hospital
The next nearest A&E hospital (35 miles) is the Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust, Colney Lane, Norwich NR4 7UY telephone 01603 286286 www.nnuh.nhs.uk

(Please note that the Hartismere Hospital, Castleton Way, Eye does not have an A&E Department).

Transport
Train
Diss station is nearest (12 miles) with frequent services to London Liverpool Street and Norwich. There are two car parks, one each side of the track.  A footbridge provides access between the two. The ticket office is on the London-bound side.

Stowmarket station (18 miles) is the next stop down the line from Diss towards Ipswich and London. The ticket office and car park are on the far side of a level crossing when approaching from the Brundish direction.  If you do not arrive early enough, the barrier may come down to allow through the Ipswich-bound train you were intending to catch!

Ipswich station (23 miles) has extra services to London Liverpool Street. It also has branch lines to Lowestoft and Felixstowe.

Bus

Brundish is no longer served by regular bus services.

Instead, demand-responsive services are offered by Suffolk Links (Hoxne Area).   For details, please ring 01449-616000 (Monday to Friday 0830-1430 hours) the day before intended travel or use the following link:

http://www.suffolkonboard.com/mdv/journeyplanner?action=search&origin=brundish&destination=framlingham