Church and Deanery Tower

The Friends of St Mary's Church Hadleigh
The Deanery Office
St Mary's Church
Church Street
Suffolk IP7 5DT

Telephone: 01473 527499

Friends of St Mary's Church Hadleigh fundraising events

FoSM The Friends of St Mary's raise money to contribute towards the substantial costs of restoring and repairing the fabric of our magnificent Church. The Friends contributed £69,000 towards essential low-level window repairs in 2017.

A William Pretty Day

Saturday 14th July 2018

9.30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

A day celebrating the Edwardian Ipswich family, their department store and corset factory and the Hadleigh connection. Also featuring Mabel Pretty and her circle, the Ipswich Women's Suffrage movement, welfare and hospital work during the Great War. Including displays and presentations by Julia Barrett and Roger Kennell

St Mary's Church Hadleigh, Suffolk

tickets: £30 incl. finger buffet

The John Bloomfield Memorial Lecture

"Anglicans on High"

The Oxford Movement & Hadleigh

St Mary's Church Hadleigh, Suffolk

Roy Tricker B.E.M. talks about The Oxford Movement and the Catholic Revival in the Church of England including the connection with Hadleigh

Tickets: £10 (available on the day)

9.30am arrival and coffee, lecture 10am - 12.30 pm.



The Hidden Gardens of Hadleigh

our main fundraising event:

Hadleigh Hidden Gardens

This year's Hadleigh Hidden Gardens raised nearly £3,000 for The Friends of St Mary's

Hadleigh Hidden Gardens

2019 edition: Saturday 8 June 2019

John E.F Hunt, Chairman & Trustee
Jeff Delves, Treasurer & Trustee
Millie Goulbourn, Secretary & Trustee
Roger Kennell, Trustee
Aileen Kerr, Trustee
Andrew Napier
Lesley Turner
Jimmy Wilding
Heather Gibson


[Available on the church bookstall and in local bookshops]
"Hadleigh Suffolk 1900-2000: A Century in word and Pictures" Roger Kennell £6.95
"Hadleigh Suffolk Then and Now"
"Signs of the Times" Roger Kennell
"The Inventory" Sue Andrews £5.00
"The Hadleigh Corset Factory of P&S" £1.50
Historic Picture Postcards
"Hadleigh Deanery Tower through Six Centuries" Roger Kennell £3.50


The Friends of St Mary's Church Hadleigh is the fundraising arm of the St Mary's Hadleigh Church Trust. It is a registered charity (no. 289784)