090817 – Home Security when you are away on holiday

The following is a Police Connect message. Crime reduction advice in order to reduce the likelihood of becoming a victim of crime when you are away on holiday   Use timer switches to turn on some lights when it gets dark   Remember to secure windows (use locks, and do not leave keys in locks), […]

080817 – Communities asked to be alert to lead thieves

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Police are calling on local communities to help tackle incidents of lead theft from churches.  The advice follows reports of attempted theft in Ipswich and Woodbridge in recent weeks; however there are concerns that some incidents are not being reported which limits the Constabulary’s ability to take […]

080717 – Six reports of doorstep crime Monday 7 August 2017

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Police are urging residents to remain vigilant following incidents of doorstep crime in the Saxmundham, Leiston and Beccles areas. Police have received six reports yesterday, Monday 7 August, of rogue traders cold calling residents and demanding cash to repair alleged electricity faults. There have been reports of […]

37-52004-17 straw stack damage – farm safety

The following is a Police Connect message. With the harvest season underway Suffolk Police are warning of the dangers of climbing on straw stacks awaiting collection from fields. At approximately 3.50pm on Saturday 29th July 2017 youths were seen climbing on a large straw stack on a farm in Hinderclay.  The youths also cut the bindings […]

Alde and Ore Estuary Trust Pub Quiz

THURSDAY 23rd NOVEMBER 2017 7pm prompt start “HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW SUFFOLK?” BRING A TEAM AND TAKE PART! 4-8 per team £5 per head Essential to book a table at your favourite pub now All proceeds go to the Alde and Ore Estuary Trust The Dolphin, Thorpeness – 01728 454994 The Punchbowl & Parrot, […]

Suffolk SAFEKey Summer Message

The following is a Police Connect message. Dear Police Connect Member The summer holidays are upon us, and as a valued member of Police Connect, we wish to remind you of the Constabulary’s ‘Suffolk SAFEKey’ key fob recovery and keyholder database service; that protects your keys in the UK and the EU as well as […]

010817 Prisoner absconds from Hollesley Bay

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help in tracing a Hollesley Bay prisoner who has absconded. Mark Heanan, aged 30, was reported missing to police this evening, Tuesday 1 August, after he was absent from a roll call at 5pm. He is serving an indeterminate sentence for wounding with intent […]

010817 Prisoner absconds from Hollesley Bay

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help in tracing a Hollesley Bay prisoner who has absconded. Mark Heanan, aged 30, was reported missing to police this evening, Tuesday 1 August, after he was absent from a roll call at 5pm. He is serving an indeterminate sentence for wounding with intent […]

Snape Village Fete and Fun Day

The Village Fete will take place on Saturday 5th August from 12:30 to around 5:30pm. There will be a whole range of displays in the centre ring and also stalls, raffles, table tops/car boot, games for all the family and a barbecue, bar and afternoon tea tent. There will be a dog show and an […]

Vacancy for a Parish Clerk

SNAPE PARISH COUNCIL   VACANCY FOR PARISH CLERK     There is a vacancy for a Parish Clerk to work with Snape Parish   Council.  The current hours are 20 hours per month.  If you are   interested please call Maureen Philpot on: 01728 663251 for an   informal chat.           […]