210616 CCTV appeal following series of burglaries

The following is a Police Connect message. Officers are releasing CCTV pictures of two men they would like to speak with in connection with a number of burglaries across Suffolk and Norfolk. This appeal for information was also made on the BBC Crimewatch Roadshow TV programme on Friday 17 June. The crimes in both counties all […]

210616 Safer Neighbourhood Team Newsletters

The following is a Police Connect message. Safer Neighbourhood Team Newsletters – Keep in touch with your local team Your local Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) works to keep the community safe and address any issues of concern.  To keep you updated on the work they are carrying out and how they are addressing local priorities, […]

Snape remembers the Somme

At 7.30am on the morning of July 1st 1916 the initial attacks were launched in what would become known as “The Battle of the Somme”. The battle would last until 18th November 1916 and in those 131 days there were nearly 600,00 Commonwealth and 540,000 German casualties. The Snape memorial remembers 30 local men who […]

Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration

Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration in Snape Melanie Thurston and Mary James were determined not to let the Queens 90th Birthday pass us by in Snape without recognising it in some way.  So we put a notice in the magazine earlier in the year inviting anyone interested, to join us in a meeting to see what […]

Annual Parish Accounts Year ended 31 March 2016

Snape Parish Council Annual Parish Accounts BANK RECONCILIATION YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2016 Balance per bank statements: Current Account £2,396.85 Business Money Manager £5,764.43 Ipswich Building Society – Friday Club £341.49 Ipswich Building Society – Traffic Calming £5,410.47 Petty Cash £56.43 Balance Per Cash Book £13,969.67 Less un-presented cheques: 101095 £38.20 101099 £153.60 101100 £252.26 […]

Village Hall Birthday Special!

The June coffee morning was really busy with everyone coming to view Brian Boulton’s fantastic photographic display, including children from Snape primary school. We decided to celebrate the Queens birthday early with Brian’s photos setting the scene perfectly with 90 years of Snape history. Joining in our celebrations were 3 of our Snape residents who, […]

Extraordinary Meeting

To Members of Snape Parish Council You are duly required to attend the next meeting of Snape Parish Council to be held at 6.00pm, Tuesday 14 June 2016 in the Village Hall. Members of the public are most welcome to attend. OPEN FORUM. Members of the public are invited to give their views and question […]

Suffolk Rural Alert – Recent theft of trailers and machinery

The following is a Police Connect message.   Recent thefts of trailers and machinery across rural Norfolk have highlighted the need for residents in rural Suffolk to ensure they are taking measures to protect their property. If you have such equipment, please consider the following: Storing trailers securely behind locked gates, and in an area covered by CCTV […]

090616 Weybread – Images of car released

The following is a Police Connect message. Police investigating the disappearance of Sylvia Stuart and the murder of her husband Peter are releasing two images of the car used by the man detectives want to trace. Suffolk detectives are currently liaising with international law enforcement agencies in a bid to trace Ali Qazimaj, 42, who […]

080616 Missing man found– Leiston

The following is a Police Connect message. A missing 69-year-old man from Leiston has been found. John Witherley had last been seen in Harling Way at around 3.45pm yesterday, Tuesday 7 June.  He has been found safe and well by police in Leiston this afternoon, Wednesday 8 June. Police would like to thank members of […]