January 26, 2015
Launched early 2010 and
updated in 2011,
Bures at War.
Life in Bures during the second World War
Special topic - Womens Land Army
The latest email received
congratulating the web site on its contents, originated from Honolulu
A collection of historical and local information on the two parishes
of Bures St Mary and Bures Hamlet from the late 1800`s to
the three parishes of Bures St Mary, Bures Hamlet and Mount
Bures, there are 116 Listed Buildings.
River scene dated 1909
you enjoy your visit, its aim is to view a selection of
the finest buildings and structures of historic interest
within the two parishes.
Hopefully this site will enlighten those, especially new
to the village who may never have heard of the Tannery,
Maltings, Cheese Factory, Gas Works, Workhouse, Victory
If you cannot find what you are looking for then visit the
Site Map for a comprehensive list of available pages.
can make history, but it takes a genius to write it":-
The film that was shown on 15th January at 7.30pm
was the the Oscar nominated
"Captain Phillips" (12a)
19th February at 7.30pm will be the brilliant Golden
Globe & Bafta award winning comedy drama
March will be
Details to follow
Serving the Communities of
Bures Hamlet and Bures St Mary
| The average visitor numbers (not
hits) to this web site is approximately 800 per month.
has been featured in the Halstead Gazette, Evening Gazette,
East Anglian Daily Times,
Suffolk Free Press, Lets Talk and many other local magazines.
BBC East and Anglia TV.
Have any questions
to ask, especially about lost relatives
Why not use our new online message board ?
have 139 registered members.
the past years they have posted 115 enquiries
with 354 answers being posted.
Take this opportunity to have a look and see if you
Seven Circular walks to enjoy around Bures