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This web site is provided to keep residents of Debenham & surrounding parishes updated on the latest news & events, inform potential visitors and new residents of the facilities available and provide local history information for historians and family history researchers. Follow us on Twitter or read the "Noddy Guide to Twitter".

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Driving licence changes

From 8 June 2015, the paper counterpart to the photocard driving licence will not be valid and will no longer be issued by DVLA. The counterpart was introduced to display driving licence details that could not be included on the photocard. These details include some vehicle categories you are entitled to drive and any endorsement/penalty points.

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Latest Website Updates

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1937 27 Jun Event Kenton Fete
1936 26 Jun Update Debenham Street Fair - see above
1935 23 Jun News The Truth about the Care Cap
1934 21 Jun Agenda PC Meeting - 23 Jun
1933 17 Jun Newsletter Town & Parish Council
1932 17 Jun Advert The Cedar House
1931 17 Jun Event SRH Summer Sizzler
1930 17 Jun Event Forge Church 'Everest Holiday Club'
1929 15 Jun Update Parish Councillors
1928 15 Jun Reports County Councillor and website reports for Jun
1927 15 Jun News Aviva Women's Tour
1926 15 Jun Neighbourhood Minutes of meeting - 30 Mar 15
1925 15 Jun News Tenants to join Housing Board
1924 13 Jun Agenda PC Meeting - 15 Jun
1923 4 Jun Advert Paul's Carpentry
1922 4 Jun Agenda Allotments Committee - 8 Jun
1921 3 Jun Minutes PC meetings - 23 Mar and 20 Apr
1920 3 Jun Newsletter The Debenham Project (1.5Mb!)
1919 3 Jun News Skip for Allotment Holders
1918 2 Jun Update Waterloo Bi-centenary Celebration
1917 21 May News Driving license changes
1916 21 May Event Debenham Project Conference & Workshop
1915 18 May Reports Annual reports - MSDC, Police & Website
1914 17 May Newsletter Suffolk Police Community Safety Unit
1913 17 May News Election Collection raises over £1600!
1912 15 May Update Please give me a new home! - See this page
1911 15 May Event Waterloo Garden Party
1910 15 May Event Swimming Pool/DS&L Summer Ball

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Please Give Me a New Home!


These 2 old ladies, approx 11 and 12 years old, are mother and daughter. Sadly their owner has died leaving them homeless. They are lovely gentle girls who would love a quite place to call home again.

Suffolk Animal Rescue

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