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Important message from Bennett Swayne regarding Higham Post Office and shop. Click here to read.


Churchyard clearance Sunday, 4 October: coffee after the Harvest Festival service at approximately 11.15am followed by action at 11.30am! Please come along and help.

Oil order: next order date 20 October (see Village Info page for more...)

NEW DATE Next parish meeting: Thursday 22 October, 7pm at Linden House, Middle Green, Higham, IP28 6NY by kind invitation of Jane and Mev Handcock (see Parish Meetings page for previous minutes).

Village Bonfire: Sunday 1 November 5.30pm


The Iceni Ward Report (Forest Heath District)

This report provides a snapshot of Iceni ward, using data that is available at ward level drawn from Census 2011 unless otherwise stated.  For further statistical information, please contact Amy Eggleston on 01284 757634.

If you are interested in looking at the Bury St Edmunds Vision 2031 Local Plan documents, there is information about how to do this here.


Introduction to the village
Higham is a small rural village (population 140 in 2005) split into three parts: Lower Green, Middle Green and Upper Green. It has developed over the years within the boundaries of Higham Estate which is owned by the Barclay family. Visit the History of Higham page for more information about the landscape, history and development of the village.

This website is designed to be a source of local information for both visitors and residents and it is hoped it will be particularly useful for newcomers to the village - start with the Village Info page! Constructive suggestions for improvements are very welcome, please contact the webmaster (see below).

Items of news are distributed automatically to Higham residents who have registered on the village email list. If you would like to register on this list, please click here.

Page last updated: 27 September 2015
To contact the Higham Village webmaster, please click here.
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