Troston is a village in the county of Suffolk.
It is around five miles north-north-east of Bury St Edmunds. Its parish church contains rare mediaeval wall paintings, including dragon-slaying and the Martyrdom of St Edmund. The village shop, formerly a Wesleyan chapel, has been closed for some time, and is now a private residence. The centre of the village, surrounded by farms, is characterised by housing estates built through the 1950s to 1970s, with minor, more localised, expansion since. Local children attend primary school in nearby Honington.
The local pub, The Bull, has been a central part of the village since the late 1800's. It has recently changed ownership and is being renovated. The planned re-opening is Easter 2017.
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If you would like to be included in the Troston village email group and be the first to get updates on local information, please email the Clerk at email@example.com
The Village Hall Management Committee meets every other month and is looking for volunteers to help look after the hall. If you are able to help in any way please contact Sue Bishop on 01359 269467