The Thurlows

Village News & Information

Useful Information & Contacts

Parish Clerks

Little Thurlow, Molly Hawkins, Telephone: 01440 783259
Great Thurlow, Diana Allin, Telephone: 01440 783560


St Edmundsbury Borough Council

General enquiries 01284 763233
Borough Councillor, Jane Midwood 01440 820360
Haverhill Offices 01440 702271
Waste Management 01284 757320

Bin collection is every Friday morning alternating black bins
one week and brown and blue bins the next.


Suffolk Recycling

Household Waste Centre, Coupals Close, Haverhill is open (for larger items) as follows:

April to September 9am until 5pm - Monday to Saturday
October to March   9am until 4pm - Monday to Saturday
Sundays and bank holidays 10am until 4pm all year round
The sites will close on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day


Environmental Health

(pest control) Telephone: 01284 757053 or 757054

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Suffolk County Council

Telephone: 08456 066067 (Monday to Friday 8:30am to 6:00pm, Saturdays 9:00am to 1:00pm)


Age Concern

Mary Hilton, Telephone: 01440 783649


Thurlow Estate Office

Tim Barling (Agent), Telephone: 01440 783661
Tom Duffin (Assistant to Agent), Telephone: 01440 783661


Boots Chemists, Haverhill. Telephone: 01440 702058
Co-op Pharmacy, Haverhill. Telephone: 01440 702079
Sainsbury’s Superstore, Haycocks Road, Haverhill Telephone: 01440 708043



Swayne and Partners, 84 Hamlet Road, Haverhill. Telephone: 01440 702007
Lida Vets, 162 High Street, Newmarket. Telephone: 01638 560000


Suffolk Libraries

Haverhill. Telephone: 01440 702638
Bury St Edmunds. Telephone: 01284 732255

A Mobile Library visits the village on alternate Mondays, stopping at:

Sowley Green 11.30-11.40am
109 Bury Road, Gt. Thurlow 11.45-12.10pm
Little Thurlow Green, 1 Coronation Villas 12.45-1.00pm



Local Bus Services
Demand Responsive Transport to Newmarket and Haverhill for which bookings can be made up to a week in advance. Telephone: 01638 664 304

Haverhill & Surrounding Areas. Download timetables or telephone: 0845 606 6171

Several operate from Haverhill – see the yellow pages.

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