Suffolk Libraries mobile library visits Bildeston every 4 weeks on a wednesday, giving access to hundreds of thousands of books, including large print, audiobooks and children’s books.You can also hire CDs and DVDs for a small charge.

Refuse and recycling are collected in Bildeston on Tuesdays on alternate weeks.
A bottle bank is located in The Crown car park.
A paper recycling bank is located at entrance of Bildeston primary school.

Our current PCSO is PCSO 3226 Jamie Fudge
Contact Police Tel no. : 101
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In an emergency dial 999. You should dial 999 when life is threatened or people are injured, or of there is a crime in progress or an immediate police response is necessary. It is better to be safe than sorry.

Hospitals are located in the main towns of Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds and Colchester.