Welcome to the Kesgrave Community Website

A reference and information resource for Kesgrave and its community.


Cafe 66 Open to the public again from Wed 2nd Dec plus Takeaways

Cafe 66 will be open to the public again on Wednesday 2nd Dec and for the rest of the week, and back to our usual Tuesday to Friday opening the week after.

Find us in Kesgrave Scout Hall 10.30 - 1.30 serving our range of drinks, home cooked snacks and lunches.  Our takeaways will also be available during opening hours for pre-order or order at the entrance. 

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Kesgrave Library - Dec 20

The current COVID-19 lockdown ends at midnight on Wednesday 2 December and we will be continuing to provide limited and safe access to essential services at Kesgrave Library.

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Community Partnership Small Grant Scheme

The Kesgrave, Rushmere St Andrew, Martlesham, Carlford and Fynn Valley Community Partnership have today announced the launch of a new funding scheme, which is aimed at enabling environmental care within the local community.

Local groups can apply for funding through the scheme for environmental projects, which will benefit the lives of local people and the local environment. This can include school projects, purchasing of equipment, planting of trees/plants or other activities. The Partnership is also interested in new approaches and innovative ideas as well as sustainable approaches to supporting the local environment.

Grants of up to £1,500 are available and must be spent in the Partnership area outlined in the guidance below. Applications must be submitted by 14 December.

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Census 2021 will provide a snapshot of modern society - March 21

Households across England and Wales will soon be asked to take part in Census 2021.

The census is a once-in-a-decade survey that gives us the most accurate estimate of all the people and households in England and Wales. It has been carried out every decade since 1801, with the exception of 1941.

It will be the first run predominantly online, with households receiving a letter with a unique access code, allowing them to complete the questionnaire on their computers, phones or tablets.

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Roadwork Alerts


Roadworks in Kesgrave plus other local roadworks in Martlesham, Ipswich, Rushmere St Andrew, Foxhall etc

Please click Read More to see further details.

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Kesgrave Market - 19 Dec

Kesgrave Market Facebook Page

Hello from Kesgrave Market - Just to let you know that the next Market is on Saturday, 19 Dec and will be running in the same format as previous months.

Our 'Click and Collect' service will be running and will guarantee we will have what you would like on arrival. It includes LOTS of extras for you to pre-order and collect, ready for Christmas.

Meat orders need to be in by Fri 11 Dec and Bakery, Fruit & Veg, Apple Juice and Honey can be ordered until Wed 16 Dec.

Victoria's Bakery, Newbourne Farm, High House Fruit Farm Apple Juice and our Meat Stall will again be attending with a limited range of produce, which can be bought on the day along with the Country Market and Suffolk Honey from Willow Farm in Hasketon.

Click 'read more' for order forms and more detail.

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Events Further Afield

The section below list events that have been supplied by organisations outside of Kesgrave.

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Community Diary

Scout Jumble Sale (Cancelled)
Ipswich Scout Christmas Post (Cancelled)
Scout Christmas Fayre
Scout Christmas Fayre
Tree Of Reflection
Kesgrave Market
Ice Skating (Cancelled)
Ice Skating (Cancelled)
Shortest Day
Christmas Day (Bank Holiday)
Boxing Day
Boxing Day Bank Holiday
New Year's Eve
News Year's Day (Bank Holiday)
Scout Jumble Sale
Kesgrave Market
Kesgrave Town Council Meeting
Burns Night
Chinese New Year
Scout Jumble Sale
St. Valentine’s Day
Kesgrave Town Council Meeting
Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Day)
Ash Wednesday
Kesgrave Market
St. Davids Day