Maltings Petition update

GreenSnape’s petition opposing Snape Maltings’ proposal for a giant car park on the grazing marsh north of the river has gone from strength to strength, with over 1450 signatures since its launch.  Over 300 Snape residents, an incredible 61.5% of the electoral roll, have signed.  A great result.  The petition response was backed up by […]

Maltings Development – Observer Newspaper Article 16-04-2017

To see the full article, follow this link to The Observer The trill of a skylark darting above the reedbeds shatters the early morning silence, as Teresa Cook looks out across the field where she grazes her sheep towards the world-famous Snape Maltings concert hall, home of the Aldeburgh festival. Snape Maltings So far so pastoral. […]

Email from Tony and Erica Bound

Dear Matt I was at The Parish Council meeting on Tuesday and thank you for giving Snape residents so much time to air our views, but once the formal meeting was under way I was unable to contribute the following—– I do not see that it is realistic on the one hand to support the […]

An email from a group of Snape Residents

To:  Snape Parish Council From:  A group of Snape residents   Snape Maltings is a cultural asset of great local and national importance. Profit from its commercial activities, including shops, restaurants, housing and special events, help to fund its world-renowned music teaching and public performances, including the unique Aldeburgh Festival. To develop these commercial activities […]

Letter to Snape PC from The Maltings

  Tuesday, 14 March 2017   Dear Snape Parish Councillors,   Since the acquisition of the whole Snape Maltings site, we have been clear about the organisation’s ambition to grow its unique role as an international creative campus as well as establish a centre for music, health and wellbeing. We want to use the opportunity […]