Claydon is a village just north of Ipswich in Suffolk and the countryside around Claydon is set among low-lying hills and lies next to the River Gipping
The village has two pubs: The Crown and The Greyhound. There is also a bakers and sandwich bar Freshfills, post office, fish and chip shop, hotel, hairdressers, car dealership and travel agency. It also has a primary school and Claydon High School. There are regular bus connections to Ipswich, Bramford and Stowmarket from the centre of the village.