St Johns Street


NEW FOR 2018! St Johns Street will be having their own mini Christmas Fayre! Click here to view the programme!

This street will be pedestrianised on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Shops will have special offers and have ‘pop up shops’ on the pavement. A stage will have entertainment throughout the day.
This street offers everything from bespoke jewellery, real ale, antiques, records and vintage clothes, St Johns Street
is also home to great eating places including traditional pubs, tearooms, and a Fairtrade Café. St Johns Church will be opening for refreshments, left luggage and toilet facilities.



Come and browse our range of new and vintage vinyl across all genres plus our turntables
and one stop turntable and speaker packages. Bringing vinyl to people passionate about music.

Open during all hours of the Fayre!



Jewellery by Tony Strowger has a well established reputation of being trusted for his work, values, quality and style.
Designing and creating bespoke pieces in platinum, gold & silver jewellery for customers. Tony remodels old jewellery as well as jewellery repairs.

A qualified Goldsmith and Jeweller, who has spent many years crafting jewellery in countries, such as South Africa and America, as well as working across the Suffolk region in top end jewellers, Tony promises to bring your dream piece to life.
All jewellery making and repairs are undertaken on the premises in his own workshop. Specialising in wedding, engagement and eternity rings, Tony can create jewellery to all specifications. We will be having a Pearl Event on the 23rd November from 11- 6pm. A stunning collection of Fresh Water and Cultured Pearls to Tahitian and Keishi Pearls. Join us for one day only for an exclusive Pearl Event in store. We will have many Offers and Discounts throughout the weekend. So do join us as we look forward to welcoming you to our Jewellery World.



Situated in the old police station named “St John’s House” on St John’s Street, La Boutique is a ladies French boutique, where fashion and accessories are available in limited stock for more exclusivity. A selection of articles for Christmas Presents are in: scarfs, silk scarfs, gloves, winter hats, jewellery, leather handbags and purses… But you could also find a lovely selection of dresses and outfits for Christmas and New Year!

And if you are a little bit hungry there is a French crêpe stall front of the shop where all the crêpes are at £2!

Open 9am – 6pm on Friday and Saturday & 10am – 5pm on Sunday.



Gourmet Goods brings a selection of seasonal gourmet gifts and fine foods to Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre from our bountiful town centre shop in St Johns Street, Bury St Edmunds. Year round best sellers to seasonal specialities, savoury and sweet, our shop is filled with a range of award winning and artisan gourmet foods, hand crafted spirits, gourmet gifts and hampers.



Christmas is coming!!
Throughout the Christmas fayre we will be offering:
– Free Cycle Safety Checks,
– Time Trails … Fastest to 1 Mile … with prizes to be won,
– Demo days from Whyte Bikes and Frog Bikes
– Follow the Star Trail

To make Christmas Merry and Bright for someone special … or a cheeky gift for yourself, come and see us from 9.30 – 5.30 Monday to Saturday and Sunday 11 – 4.



77c St Johns Street

Our shop will have a range of fantastic Christmas gifts, including cards, for sale.
Your purchase will also mean that you are helping to fund our services, ensuring that older people enjoy later life.

We will be open Friday 25th and Saturday 26th November 9am-5pm

For more information about our charity visit



Celebrate Christmas with Trete, 80 St John Street.

Our opening hours for the shop in the event will be:
Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday 9am – 6pm
Sunday 11am – 6pm



Faraway foods is an international grocery shop. We specialise in fresh exotic fruit and vegetables from all around the world. Plantain, Yam and cassava can always be found and when in season rarer fruits like the durian and jackfruit.

We sell spices, sauces and rice all in different sizes and brands.

We stock a variety of fresh herbs and roots from everyday coriander to the more bizarre turmeric and galangal.

We are proud of our friendly serves and are always willing to try and source that hard to find ingredient for your recipe.

Call Justin on 01284488240 for more info

Faraway Foods



Although Smoking Monkey Antiques has only been open for just over a year we are already popular with both locals and visitors to the town. We have an ever changing stock of beautiful and interesting items to suit every pocket. We are the perfect place to find that special Christmas gift or something for yourself or your home.
Facebook: Smoking Monkey Antiques
Christmas Fayre opening times: Thursday 10.00:18.00, Friday 09.00:18.00, Saturday 09.00:18.00, Sunday 10.00:16.00

Smoking Monkey Antiques



Come visit our beautiful store at 7 St John’s Street. All our luxury Clothing is handmade in Suffolk using only the finest materials. We have some wonderful stocking fillers including Harris Tweed scarves and boxer shorts. In addition we have men’s, ladies and Children’s shirts, coats and jackets. Gift wrapping available in store.



The Handmade Shop & Gallery, 77a St Johns Street, is a collective group of talented East Anglian designer-makers.

There is a wide selection of original handmade work on show by both regular and guest artists including original prints, textiles, glass, paintings, silver and gemstone jewellery, together with greetings cards and giftwrap – a one-stop shop to find perfectly unique pieces in the heart of the town.

You can be sure that you are truly supporting local independent makers and your local economy whilst purchasing something beautiful and unique.

Open: Mon-Fri 10am-4pm Sat 10am-5pm

(Sun: 10am-2pm – December only)

Open every day and late night shopping (10am-8pm) for:

Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre – 23rd-26th November



Beautiful Beers is a specialist Off License for beers, ciders and mead from around the world. With over 500 different beers in stock this is a true beer drinker’s paradise. Hampers, gift packs and seasonal specials are also available. Beautiful Beers prides itself for their personal, knowledgeable service to help you choose your beers. Beautiful Beers also have a range of home brewing ingredients, beer and wine making kits and brewing equipment. Delivery can be arranged to anywhere in UK and Europe, including a free delivery service within a 10 mile radius.

Opening times: Mon – Wed & Sat 10.30 – 17.30

Thurs- Fri 10.30 – 20.00

Sunday 11.00 – 16.00



Looking for traditional Fish & Chips – look no further!

We are the Golden Chip, the longest serving fish and chip shop in Bury St Edmunds 70 years. We based on 59 St. John’s Street IP33 1SJ.



Come on down to St Johns Street and step back in time to the glorious era of the 1940’s-50’s!! Be serenaded by Frank Sinatra on the gramophone whilst you go giddy at the knees over our Garments!! Sizes available from 6-26 and items from Swing Dresses to Pencil Skirts, Swing Pants to Knitwear or Luxury Coats to Fancy Accessories!!! We’re also exhibiting in the Athenaeum, however you won’t want to miss all that our St Johns Street Boutique has to offer!!



Black Friday offers all over the Christmas fayre weekend we look forward to seeing you over this special weekend

Call 01284 755919 or email
Black Friday offers on hughes website

Open times
Thursday 9-7,oopm
Friday 7-8.00pm
Sat 10-4.00pm


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