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 […]

Change of day for Council Meetings

To improve accessibility future council meetings will be held in the main hall instead of the meeting room. One consequence of this is that we will be moving our meetings Mondays instead of Thursdays. Dates for these meeting will be published shortly.

Speeding Concerns

The open forum part of the October parish Council meeting was dominated by concerns regarding speeding through Snape, both along the A1094 past the Church and B1069 through the village. These issues have been raised a number of times, the first formal letter was sent to Suffolk County Council in 1997; although little progress has […]