Litter Pick 2019

Snape’s Annual Parish Litter Pick took place on Saturday 6thApril. We had an excellent turn out of village residents, in spite of a less than clement day, more helpers than expected, which we on the Parish Council take as a sign of how much we care about the village, and the lovely walks and facilities […]

Substation Petition – Windfarms

There is an online petition make the government consider the impact of huge onshore substations and resulting miles of trenches for the cables that provide the infrastructure for offshore wind farms by linking these wind farms together with an offshore ring main. if you’d like to sign this petition please follow this link: https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/240822  

Scottish Power Renewables – Notes for objections

Following the extraordinary meeting of the Parish Council on Friday 8th March, here are some guidance notes relating to any possible objection letters you may want to raise with Scottish Power. Please note you have until midnight 26th March to send in any objections / concerns.   Objection letters can be sent to: Scottish Power […]

Snape Snooker Club

Snape Snooker Club has recently undergone a renovation and now also has a new page on our village website, please look at their page under Organisations for more information relating to visiting the club and/or membership.

Community Speed Watch

Snape now has its own Community Speed Watch that has been operating since November 2018. In January 2019, following the donation of locally raised monies by Janene Bush for traffic calming, the Parish Council purchased its own equipment. Previously we were dependent on borrowing the equipment from another village as part of a syndicate which […]

Village Hall news

We have already had a busy start to the new year with lots going on both inside and outside the hall. Following a request from one of the hall users we have had security lighting fitted at 3 points outside the hall which will hopefully be of benefit to those of you who use the […]

Green Snape Swift Project

Green Snape will be undertaking a project to encourage more Swifts to nest in the village, if you’d like to help with this project and assist these beautiful birds ,Derek Walduck has written the attached article.   Swift project Feb 19

Green Snape achievements

At this time of year it’s always good to look back and reflect on all the positives of the past year and what has been achieved. This list of what has been achieved by GreenSnape for the wider good our our village and our environment as a whole deserves to be celebrated, a fantastic job […]

Bulb Planting

Green Snape along with the valuable assistance of the children from our village school planted a large number of bulbs to supplement the bulbs planted last year, hopefully this will provide a wonderful display next Spring.  Thank you to Jim and Marion Mountain of the Walled Garden who generously donated all the bulbs.  

Village Defibrillator

The defibrillator that the village obtained has now been permanently installed on the outside wall of the Snooker Club / Village Hall. Should this be needed in an emergency, the instructions for access are printed on the casing and the machine will take you through the steps you need to take. A defibrillator is a […]