Pilcher and Maladine

The Maladine family have been involved in the buying and selling of land and property since 1785 when Meredith Maladine began brokering deals for George Murrow following the now infamous ‘Memmett Proposal’ of 1783, in order to buy the Mulgrew lands against Earnest Mulgrew’s wishes. Fast forward to 1978 and a young Gideon Maladine established his first … More Pilcher and Maladine

Around Soddenham

WITH ALWYN GAZE It has often been commented upon that I spend a lot of my time walking in and around the village over the years, without route nor destination, and that I must know every inch of every mile! That well may be, but as I walk amongst our lanes and through our pastures I am … More Around Soddenham


Some say that heaven smells of freshly baked bread which means that here in Soddenham we have a little piece of heaven on the Sodden Road at Gurney’s the bakers! Gurney’s have been baking their wonderful bread here for over 75 years, and it is now Angela Gurney’s responsibility to take the family business forward. Since formally taking … More Gurney’s


For those about to vape – we cater for you! Yes, the distinctive aromas of traditional Soddenham delicacies has been captured in juice form that can be safely inhaled via something called an e-cigarette. This is a new venture by a group of forward thinking entrepreneurs in the village, eager to capitalise on this newfangled … More Advertorial