St. Mary's church, Battisford
|Battisford shown within Suffolk|
|Population||482  (2001 census)
458 (2011 census)
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||East of England|
Battisford is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk, England. The village is about 4 miles (6 km) south of Stowmarket, and is directly alongside Wattisham Airfield. | The village contains a Parish Church, a Free Church, a Community Centre - which holds the pre-school playgroup - and a village green, containing a play area. The main road which runs through Battisford is Straight Road, being very straight and over a mile long. The village pub, The Punch Bowl, is a registered Community Interest Company (CIC), and is the very first of its kind in Suffolk.
In 1983, for one day only, Battisford declared its independence from the United Kingdom.
- "United Kingdom Census 2001 Neighbourhood Statistics Parish Profile (People)". Retrieved 30 October 2008.
- "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 16 August 2016.
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