Barnham Parish Council 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 May 2017 are posted on the Parish Council page of this website and displayed on the notice board by the Village Hall.  The next meeting of the Parish Council will be on Tuesday, 12th September at 7.30pm in the Village Hall.   



Date for your diary - Sunday, 10th September 2017 at 1pm  Barnham Village Fete - in aid of the church, school and village hall.   More information on our News and Events page. 

Coming soon - new bus stop.  The new bus stop to enable passengers to alight safely opposite the school is now in place.   (Apologies for any inconvenience caused - the Parish Council was not informed that the bus service wouldn't be running during the works). 

Reminder ... Don't forget it's really, really easy to report potholes, faulty lampposts, flooding etc. Just check out the Suffolk County Council website's home page 

Barnham Parish Council Facebook Page.  A facebook page has been set up and we will be using this as a virtual "Notice Board" for a couple of months to see if local residents are interested.   Please contact any of the parish councillors or the clerk if you have any queries regarding this. 

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.  

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.  The kiosk will be painted the beautiful "phone box" red over the summer.   

Community Speedwatch - Barnham Parish Council's Community Speedwatch scheme is up and running - you may have seen them in the village by the church ... this will help to ensure that traffic through the village sticks to the speed limit. We have a number of volunteers already but are looking for more. The commitment will require a couple of hours per month and you will be fully trained by Suffolk Police. If you would like to take part please contact John Bauer on 01842 890093 or click here to email him. 

Anglian Water - Do you know of any Private Pumping Stations in the parish?   If so, take a look at this information

New single council for west Suffolk - There is a proposal by Forest Heath District and St Edmundsbury Borough to create a new single council for west Suffolk. You can go to  to find out more, view the draft business case or have your say online. 


Included within the footer of each page on this website are useful links to local organisations.

Disclaimer: The Barnham Parish Council Clerk maintains this website and makes every effort to ensure that the content therein is fair, accurate and meets standards of good taste.  



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