Flood Warning

We are expecting high tide levels on the Norfolk and Suffolk Coast tonight. This is due to a combination of Spring tides and a tidal surge. This Flood Alert is issued as a precautionary measure. Highwater at Snape is expected at 3:15 am on Sunday 11 January 2015. The forecast high water is due at […]

Snape Volunteer Driver Retires at 90

John Parsons from Snape, who has spent the last 30 years helping others, has been thanked for his remarkable service. John has decided to take life easy after celebrating his 90th birthday.  For the last 16 years he has been a driver for Coastal Accessible Transport (CATS) which provides a range of community transport services across […]

Snape Carol Singing Dates

Once again the time has come to loosen our vocal cords in readiness for the village carol singing! We need singers, 2 collectors and one lamp carrier, so even if you feel your voice isn’t up to scratch I’m sure we would benefit from your presence. Each year we collect for good causes and this […]

Update from Snape Village Hall

On Thursday 4th December the village hall was buzzing with activity as Snape Community Group launched their Community Emergency Plan. News reporters from BBC Look East, Radio Suffolk and the EADT joined us to hear about the plan and how it will help the village assess and manage an emergency or natural disaster in the […]

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.

Welcome to the new Snape Website

Welcome to the new look website for Snape, we hope you like it. Take a look around – there’s already a lot of information on it and it’s still growing. You may like the photo gallery, which we are just starting to build, look under the menu for History/Pictures or click here. If you have […]

December Coffee Morning

Join us for Mince Pies, Crackers and …………… Carol Singing with Chris Scott and Friends. Also – Bric a Brac and Raffle £1 entry FREE Coffee/Tea & Mince Pie Please come and join in the fun!  

Cash Hall!

November 13th must go down in the history of fundraising for Snape Village Hall – we raised £1,646 in one day! The day started with the regular coffee morning at the hall. All was going well until we were about to open the doors and the electricity went off in the village. Not fazed by […]

Church Repairs

On September 8th work commenced at Snape church to rectify a number of problems with the fabric of the building. Firstly it was necessary to replace some of the oak louvres in the tower openings, these were last replaced in the 1950s and over the years the fixings have rusted away causing the slats to […]

What to do if you receive a severe flood risk warning,

Consider the following: Gather essential items together either upstairs or in a high place. Fill jugs and saucepans with clean water. Move your family and pets upstairs, or to a high place with a means of escape. Move your car to higher ground. Turn off gas, electricity and water supplies when flood water is about […]