A very challenging project, but totally worthwhile. Have you seen the flyers - delivered with the February "The Link" or the posters - about hand crafting red poppies to decorate the church and vill...
Well, the good news is we do still have a website after the update .... but we've lost lots of things like the banner, photos, some links, etc. Please bear with us. The clerk is going on a course...
Just to let you know that our website is being "upgraded and updated" this week and so no posts will be made. Let's hope it all works OK at the end of the week ......
We have been asked to publicise the email below (bearing in mind the current weather forecast):
...... you will have seen that severe weather is again forecast for our region this evening, into tomor...
We've been asked to publicise this! .... Please get in touch with Sally direct if you are interested.
I hope you don't mind me getting in touch. I found your email on the West Suffolk Dist...
meets every second Tuesday of alternate months at 7.30pm in the side room of the Village Hall.
There is a full council meeting in January, March, May, July, September and November and all meetings are open to the public.
Additional planning meetings may also be held according to need.
Draft minutes of the Barnham Parish Council held on Tuesday, 9th January can be found on the Parish Council page of this website and are displayed on the notice board by the Village Hall. The next meeting of the Parish Council will be on Tuesday, 13th March 2018 at 7.30pm in the Village Hall.
Reminder ... Don't forget it's really, really easy to report potholes, faulty lamp posts, flooding etc. Just check out the Suffolk County Council website's home page. For information, following the November meeting the clerk will be looking at a possible new "dog litter" bin in Water Lane and requesting the missing sign post for "Mill Lane". There are still some lamp post issues and tree works that need completing in the village.
Village Life - Take a look at the News & Events page to see what is happening in the village - "The Link" is delivered to every house each month.
Bollywood Night in the Village Hall, starting at 7pm. Dancing and curry for £12. (Bookings: Alison - 890330, Olive 890586, Judy 890291).
St. Patrick's Day - Murder Mystery Night. Village Hall on Friday, 16th March. 7pm for 7.30 start. Tickets £12.50 including supper (Olive 890586 or Sarah 890095.
Appeal for knitters to make thousands of poppies to decorate the village for the 100 centenary of the First World War in November. Contact the Clerk for more details.
New signs for centre of village. The Borough Council will be installing some new signs in the village - should be arriving shortly!
Polite Notice - Parking on village green. Please DO NOT park on the village green as damage is being caused.
Possible funding for a community/youth project. The former Barnham Cricket Club funds have been deposited with the Parish Council. Please contact the clerk if you have a project in the village that could benefit from a little financial help.
BT Payphone and kiosk - The parish council has now "adopted" the village telephone kiosk. Thanks to local residents who will be taking care of it. In particular, thanks to Karen Inge and her husband Trevor for organising the new paintwork - do take a look if you are passing!