Wilby, Suffolk

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Wilby is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk part of Suffolk in eastern England. It is around nine miles south-east of Diss, in 2001 there was 231 people living in Wilby.[1] It has a primary school, village hall,[2] Church,[3] Trucking company (TG Askews) and a phone box (cards only).

Wilby & Brundish Church Newsletter.JPG

Transport[change | change source]

Between 1908 and 1952 the village had a railway station on the Mid-Suffolk Light Railway.

It had two bus routes :

118 to Ipswich and Framlingham and Otley.Morning and Evening only (1 bus at 7:12 to Ipswich and a one coming back drop off only from Framlingham).Run by Far East Travel

569 to Norwich and Harleston from Framlingham.Wednesdays only.Run By Simonds of Botesdale

References[change | change source]

  1. http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadTableView.do?a=3&b=799795&c=wilby&d=16&e=15&g=488354&i=1001x1003x1004&m=0&r=1&s=1304193181360&enc=1&dsFamilyId=779
  2. http://www.onesuffolk.co.uk/Wilby/VillageHall/
  3. http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-280276-church-of-st-mary-wilby