Snape Maltings proposed development meeting April 18th 7pm Village Hall

A village meeting for Snape residents only will take place at 7pm on Tuesday 18th April in Snape village hall with the focus on car parking and traffic, but also reflecting other issues that arise from the consultation. Please take time to complete the questionnaire either on this website, or via the Ebb and Flow […]

Potential Flooding Tonight

The Community Emergency Team are responding to the recent notifications around a the imminent flood risk for the area. The Snape Village Hall will be open at 6pm today Friday 13 Jan, as a Reception Centre for those who need to leave their homes during the risk period. There will be a supply of sleeping […]

Severe flooding – danger to life

Severe flood warning in force now We are currently experiencing high tide levels due to a combination of spring tides and a tidal surge. The gale force winds will cause large waves and sea spray resulting in potential damage to flood defences and flooding of property. Hazardous conditions are likely and you are advised to […]

Snape remembers the Somme

At 7.30am on the morning of July 1st 1916 the initial attacks were launched in what would become known as “The Battle of the Somme”. The battle would last until 18th November 1916 and in those 131 days there were nearly 600,00 Commonwealth and 540,000 German casualties. The Snape memorial remembers 30 local men who […]

Construction of new private residential dwelling, with associated cart lodge

Reference DC/16/0563/FUL Alternative Reference PP-04769748 Application Received Wed 10 Feb 2016 Address The Cloisters Priory Road Snape Suffolk IP17 1SD Proposal Construction of new private residential dwelling, with associated cart lodge, parking & improved existing site access To view the application click here

A1094 Friday Street, Snape — Road Resurfacing April 2016

Suffolk Highways will be carrying out road resurfacing works along A1094 Friday Street, Snape from New Road, Farnham to north west of Wadd Lane, Snape. This work is necessary to improve the existing road surface and prepare for surface dressing taking place later this year. We plan to start work on site on 11th April […]

Get involved with archaeology in Snape 7th & 8th May!

As part of the Heritage Lottery Funded Touching the Tide scheme, residents of Snape and the surrounding area will have the chance to carry out small archaeological ‘test pit’ excavations to find out how the area has developed over hundreds – even thousands – of years in the past. Access Cambridge Archaeology is an outreach unit within the Department of Archaeology […]