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Celebrating Saxtead presents

Inspiring FREE talks at All Saints Church, Saxtead.

During May, June & July

Saxtead Table Market 2022

Our Saxtead Table market is back!

Save the date:

Saturday 16th July

Saxtead Village Fete 2022

Save the date:

Tuesday 28th June

Saturday 4th June


The Queen's Jubilee Tea Party!

In The Old Mill House pub garden.

All welcome...

Scarecrow cards available to purchase. Order yours today!

You can now purchase cards displaying the Celebrating Saxtead festival 2019 scarecrows!

60p each. Cards are blank inside.

When ordering please state red/white version.

Available to order now:

Map of Saxtead by Lorette E. Roberts.

Own your very own print of Saxtead designed and illustrated by our resident artist Lorette E. Roberts.

A3 poster costs just £20. (As pictured here)

Lorette has generously suggested that all profit from your purchase will be donated to our Celebrating Saxtead fund.

To find out more on how to order please contact Lorette direct on:

Podcast now available:

Recorded: 21st September 2019 in All Saints Church, Saxtead

This podcast is free, however donations are very welcome.

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Podcast now available:

Recorded: 20th September 2019 in and around All Saints Church, Saxtead.

This podcast is free, however donations are very welcome.

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Podcast now available:

Recorded: 21st September 2019 at Saxtead Green.

This podcast is free, however donations are very welcome.

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Thank you for all those who attended the Saxtead Table Market 2021.

It was a huge success!

Saxtead Village Picnic - 2021

Saturday 17th July from 3-5pm

The Old Mill House pub garden, Saxtead Green.

All Welcome!

Bring your own picnic and feel free to bring rugs and chairs. Drinks available to buy from the pub.

Looking forward to seeing everyone, especially those new to the village.

Tune into BBC Radio Suffolk Saturday morning for 10.40am

Sarah Lilley will be interviewing our Saxtead resident Christina Darell-Brown, about the ancient pathway to health with probiotics.

Christina will be at All Saints Church on Saturday as part of Celebrating Saxtead, demonstrating probiotics and the health benefits it can bring us all.

Hear us again with Lesley Dolphin on BBC Radio Suffolk!

Catch Lesley Dolphin chatting with Lorette, all about Celebrating Saxtead via BBC Sounds app.

Interview commences 31 mins, 45 sec into the show. For 9 mins & 15 sec.

Small tokens, BIG DIFFERENCE! At the Co-op.

A huge THANK YOU to the East of England Co-op for supporting Celebrating Saxtead in stores with their token scheme enabling YOU, our community, to help by voting with your green tokens at the checkout. Thank you all in advance!

From 16th September to 15th December 2019

Start your weekend by joining in our relaxing Qi Gong workshop

Workshop Saturday 21 September at 10am only.

On Saxtead Green. Free, but donations welcome.

No booking necessary, just turn up in comfortable clothes with a mat or blanket.

All ages welcome!

Saxtead, look out! Look out! There are scarecrows about!

Have you driven through Saxtead and wondered WHAT is going on with all those scarecrows?

It's our Celebrating Saxtead scarecrow competition.

Read all about it in Framfare!

Pick up your free copy of Framfare and check out Sue Ward and Lorette Robert's article on Celebrating Saxtead, the concept, the development and the type of events we have planned for you enjoy during our festival weekend!

Podcast available soon!

Historian and author Canon Roy Tricker launched our Celebrating Saxtead weekend with a fascinating talk on All Saints Church, Saxtead. Recorded on Friday 20th September as part of Celebrating Saxtead festival weekend.

Watch the website and Facebook page for podcast launch.

Vintage Cars Parade route announced!

The parade starts at 2pm on Saturday 21st Sept.

Afterwhich, the classic cars will be parked on Saxtead Green for the general public to enjoy.

Read all about it!

Saxtead Post-Mill hits the national press as it's new sails were lifted in place.

Go Wild at Celebrating Saxtead!

We are delighted to announce that the Suffolk Wildlife Trust will be at Celebrating Saxtead!

Come along and have a chat.

You can find out about your local wildlife and hear about the fantastic work that they do.

Are you taking part in Celebrating Saxtead?

Then, please click on Exhibitor's Information link and find out how our team can make your event run smoothly.