Christmas in the Village: Trimley St. Martin

Christmas lights hovering above the fields off Grimston Lane, December 2018 Over the last week I have taken the opportunity to reflect upon some of the things we associate with Christmas but in the context of Trimley St. Martin. The Lights, Christmas Trees, Carols, Gifts, Father Christmas, Cards and letters, Turkeys, the Ghost of Christmas … Continue reading Christmas in the Village: Trimley St. Martin

Susan Hughes: new Trimley St. Martin Resident and Library and Information Adviser

Susan Hughes, August 2018 Should you examine the handsome and finely drawn 1807 Enclosure Award Map for Trimley St. Martin, you will observe a survey of extensive farm lands, dotted with small farming settlements and dominated by a closely-knit village centre. The complete population for our village at that time was about 256 people, according … Continue reading Susan Hughes: new Trimley St. Martin Resident and Library and Information Adviser

Diane Conroy – Site Supervisor of Goslings Farm Shop, Trimley St. Martin

“…and the best place is Trimley, in Suffolk’s fair land,  Where the strawberries cluster like grapes in the hand.” From the album:  ‘Time out of mind’ by Triangle It was the hottest day of the summer to date, with the temperature moving towards 33°, when I walked languidly across the dusty fields to Goslings Farm … Continue reading Diane Conroy – Site Supervisor of Goslings Farm Shop, Trimley St. Martin