Here is Elmswell!

Blackbourne Community Centre

71 Blackbourne Road

Elmswell Village Suffolk

IP30 9GY


Elmswell is central to East Anglia, and easy to access,just off the A14 between Bury St Edmunds and Stowmarket.  Elmswell has a train station on the Ipswich to Cambridge line, and regular local bus services. The Blackbourne Community Centre is a short walk from the heart of the village, and there is plenty of parking at the centre itself. The village of Woolpit is just a mile away.

                              Just off the A14                                                The Village of Elmswell

Food and Drink at the Festival

Bar Open 

1800 - 2300 Friday
1200 - 2300 Saturday
1200 - 1700 Sunday

Delicious Vegan food served from the kitchen Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Sandwiches, Tea and Cake from the Bar

1200 - 2300 Saturday
1200 - 1700 Sunday

BBQ Outside

1200 - 2300 Saturday
1200 - 1700 Sunday

Train And Bus Travel



Local Accomodation

There is plenty of choice of hotels, campsites, bed and breakfasts, in the local area.

We suggest searching booking sites such as 'Air BnB' '' and similar accommodation sites.

Information about Facilities in Elmswell

The Co-op. Ashfeild Road.

Opening hours 7.00a.m to 10.00pm on Friday and Saturday, 

10:00am to 4.00 pm Sunday




Mace Stores;  Station Rd.

Friday 5.30am to 6.00pm

Saturday 5:30 am to 5pm

Sunday 600am to 12.00am

     01359 240234

Rolfes Butchers, Station Road

Opening hours Friday 08:30 to 17:30, Saturday 08:00 to 13:00

Selling bacon, sausages, meat, pasties, cheeses.

01359 241181

Palmers Bakery, The Street, Woolpit

Friday 08:30 - 17:00, Saturday 08:30 - 17:00

01359 242700

The Station Pharmacy Station Road, near level crossing

Opening hours - 0900 to 18:00, 0900 to 13:00

01359 242808


Chinese Take Away, 1 Huis Building, School Rd.

    Opening hours 17.00-22.30

Phone number 01359 240507

59 242908

Fish And Chips, 2 Huis Building, School Rd.

        Check opening hours

              01359 244672

Nearest pub.The Fox, Station rd.

     Opening hours 12:00 to 14:30  and  18.00 to 23.00

Telephone. 01359 244 672

Serves Thai Food. 

There are also two eating places in Woolpit (five minutes drive away). They are The Bull and The Swan.





Fleetwood Cars, Blacksksmiths way

01284 750336

Adams Travel  

01449 701586 or 07702 889110

The post office is not open on Friday, Saturday or Sunday

Please note that we can't guarantee the opening times of the above shops and restaurants, we include them for your information - please ensure you check with them direct!