News

  1. Network Rail consultation on crossing closures

    By Parish Clerk on June 7th, 2016

    Network Rail consultation on crossing closures

    Network Rail is reviewing 31 level crossings (a mixture of private and public level crossings) in Suffolk on the Great Eastern Main Line and on the line between Ipswich and Cambridge. Network Rail have stated that this review is being undertaken …

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  2. Holbrook and District Flower Club success!

    By Parish Clerk on June 7th, 2016

    On the 21 May the Hadleigh Show saw two of our members gaining first prizes with Gilly Thomson being awarded ‘Runner Up to Best in Show’ During the night of 24 May Giovanna Roberts and I competed at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show on behalf of the …

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  3. Catalytic Converter Thefts

    By Parish Clerk on June 7th, 2016

    Catalytic Converter Thefts

    From Police Connect: Since mid-April there have been 35 offences where catalytic converters have been stolen from vehicles in north Ipswich. These offences have occurred on weekdays during the hours of darkness. All vehicles were parked in public …

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  4. Red Cross HumaniTea - take part

    By Parish Clerk on June 6th, 2016

    Red Cross HumaniTea - take part

    Could you show some HumaniTea for people in crisis? Who knew enjoying a cup of tea with friends could help save lives? HumaniTea is a fun and easy to organize tea party in aid of the British Red Cross. You could hold a HumaniTea party in your home …

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  5. Volunteers wanted for Suffolk Dog Day

    By Parish Clerk on June 6th, 2016

    Volunteers wanted for Suffolk Dog Day

    WE NEED YOUR HELP RUNNING SUFFOLK DOG DAY ON SUNDAY 31st JULY 2016! Come along and get involved with a variety of things….. from managing car parking to helping in the tea tent, registration, ticket gates, stewarding in one of the competition …

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  6. Armed Forces Day Tea 25th June

    By Parish Clerk on May 31st, 2016

    Armed Forces Day Tea 25th June

    ROYAL BRITISH LEGION: HOLBROOK & DISTRICT BRANCH Our annual Armed Forces Day Tea will be held at Holbrook Village Hall in The Street on Saturday, June 25, starting at 2.30pm. Please make a note in your diaries of this opportunity to meet up with …

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  7. Fostering Teenagers

    By Parish Clerk on May 27th, 2016

    Fostering Teenagers

    Do you have a spare bedroom and experience in caring for children - have you ever thought about fostering? Suffolk County Council is urgently looking for new foster carers, in particular for teenagers. Over half of the children in care are aged 11 …

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  8. Learning to compost!

    By Parish Clerk on May 24th, 2016

    Learning to compost!

    Suffolk County Council are coordinating a series of free workshops being run by Suffolk Master Composter Volunteers throughout June and July across Suffolk. These are aimed at beginners who would like to get started. The most local of these is at …

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  9. Tourism Action!

    By Parish Clerk on May 24th, 2016

    Tourism Action!

    Calling all accommodation providers, visitor attractions, museums, leisure services, Event organisers, Market operators and Boat and Cycle Hire operators, or any other related groups and organisation who have involvement or benefit from the Tourism …

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  10. Local business survey

    By Parish Clerk on May 24th, 2016

    Local business survey

    From Monday 23 May, the Open For Business Team at Babergh District Council is undertaking a survey of our local businesses to gather data and intelligence.  We can use the data to tailor our service to be more business-focused, such as streamlining …

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