Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness

Autumn is gently nuzzling in. But summer lingers on with strong sunshine, warm breezes and gentle rain between the cooler mornings and nights. All good for gardeners and plenty of time, we hope, to catch up on all those 'tidying up' jobs we love so much. John Keats so vividly brings this season to life. … Continue reading Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness

INVITATION: PCC/Constabulary Drop-in Session in Eye

PCC Drop-in session in Eye Suffolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner Tim Passmore is inviting people living in and around the Eye area to his next Q&A session to talk to him and local officers about policing and crime issues in the area. It’s an informal drop-in session between 4.30 and 7pm on Thursday 19 September at … Continue reading INVITATION: PCC/Constabulary Drop-in Session in Eye


The summer is fast disappearing and what a summer it's been! Torrential rain, prolonged high temperatures, strong winds – we never know what will hit us next. Meanwhile, the business of the village continues… and there's a vacancy on Metfield Parish Council. VACANCY FOR A PARISH COUNCILLOR Are you interested in what goes on in … Continue reading August

Whatever happened to July?

Heatwave? Here? Throughout Europe, it seems. Extraordinary weather all over the world, in fact. We flew to Perth in Western Australia in early June and landed with huge white hailstones filling the sky and covering the pavements! In Sydney, we were COLD! Yes, it is their winter but it was extremely uncomfortable for a few … Continue reading Whatever happened to July?