Parish Council donation for Snape School

Snape Parish council has voted to donate £3737 to Snape school. This donation was made possible by a recent change to the lease for the school which is owned by Snape Parish Council and leased to Suffolk County Council. The school had previously been leased at a peppercorn rent but now this has been changed to provide an income of £5000 per annum to the […]

Parish Council Minutes October 2015

SNAPE PARISH COUNCIL Minutes of the Snape Parish Council Meeting, held on Monday, 12 October 2015, 7.00pm in the Village Hall. Present:– Cllr Malcolm Varley – Chairman, Cllr Tim Beach – Vice Chairman, Cllr Bill Hough, Cllr Graham Woodcock, Cllr Russell Rainger, Cllr Matt Roberts, Cllr Marion Walker, Cllr Mike Hill &. Cllr Helen Stuart. In […]

Speed Warning Signs arrive in Snape

Speed warning signs have been introduced to the village by Snape Parish Council. There are two battery powered signs which may be moved to locations on either the A1094 Aldeburgh road or the B1069 going through the village centre. The signs will be managed by the council and periodically moved between the locations in a bid […]

Parish Council Accounts 2015

The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 sets out a new audit framework for local public authorities which are currently covered by the Audit Commission regime. Under the new audit framework smaller authorities, including parish councils, with an annual turnover not exceeding £25,000 will be exempt from routine external audit. In place of routine audit, these smaller authorities will be subject to […]

Agenda for Snape Parish Council AGM

To be held at 7.30pm, Monday 18 May 2015 at SNAPE SCHOOL. Members of the public are most welcome to attend. OPEN FORUM. Members of the public are invited to give their views and question the Parish Council on issues on this agenda, or raise issues for future consideration at the discretion of the Chairman, before the […]

Annual Parish Meeting Minutes April 2015

SNAPE PARISH COUNCIL Minutes of the Annual Parish Meeting held on Monday 20 April 2015, 7.30 pm, in the village hall. Present: Cllr Malcolm Varley – Acting Chairman, Cllr Andrew Wilmot, Cllr Mike Hill, Cllr Eddie Gillett, Cllr David Abbott, Cllr Marion Walker, Cllr Russell Rainger, Cllr Matt Roberts, Cllr Bill Hough & Cllr Graham […]

Parish Council Minutes – March 2015

SNAPE PARISH COUNCIL Minutes of the Snape Parish Council Meeting, held on Monday, 9 March 2015, 7.30pm in the Village Hall. Present:– Cllr Malcolm Varley – Acting Chairman, Cllr Bill Hough, Cllr Graham Woodcock, Cllr Russell Rainger, Cllr Matt Roberts, Cllr Tim Beach, Cllr Marion Walker, Cllr David Abbott, Cllr Mike Hill & Cllr Eddie Gillett. […]

£5,000 donation brings forward traffic calming for Snape

A £5,000 donation from Hopkins Homes enables plans to tackle speeding traffic.  This donation is part of a larger £25,000 contribution to the Parish Council to support traffic calming measures, and sports, play and recreational facilities in the village. The local house builders, based in Suffolk, have recently built 26 new houses and will build an additional […]