Saxmundham Neighbourhood Plan

Leisure recreation & culture

Saxmundham has a lively leisure and recreation scene (including sports) but lacks modern and purpose-built facilities.  There is also no cultural or artistic hub, despite many talented people living in and near the town.  The Neighbourhood Plan gives an opportunity to work up ideas and plans for enhancing our leisure and cultural facilities and “offer”.

For information or volunteering for our working group, contact: Steve Palmer via


A great community asset – Sax Music Fest!


One of Saxmundham's strengths has been its strong community life - even if that has maybe slipped back a bit as the town has grown rapidly in recent years.  One... more...

The Future of Saxmundham – a Student’s Eye View


We are often asked what younger people of Saxmundham think about all the proposals for - or affecting - their town.  Well, thanks to the work of students at Saxmundham... more...

“Final draft” of Local Plan launched by Suffolk Coastal District Council – give them your views!


Suffolk Coastal District Council (SCDC) yesterday (Monday) launched the “final draft” of their new Local Plan, for the period up to 2036, and opened it up to the public for... more...

Next draft of Suffolk Coastal DC’s Local Plan unveiled


Timetable for Local Plan - which has big impact on SaxmundhamLast week, the next draft of Suffolk Coastal District Council’s Local Plan was unveiled, ready to be discussed by its... more...

For all you Guys and Gals – Friday 9th Nov, 6.30 p.m.- bonfire and fireworks fund-raiser for Adventure Playground


We're happy to give a plug for a good Saxmundham cause - come along to the fund-raising bonfire and fireworks evening in support of  our Adventure Playground who are aiming... more...