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Emergency Road Closure

13 November 2017

The road between Mill Green and North Green in Parham has been closed because of a burst water main outside Overbetts. 

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B1116 Planned Road Closure

10 November 2017

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984: SECTION 14
TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF PART OF THE B1116 MAIN ROAD, PARHAM

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Suspicious Van

1 November 2017

Police are asking residents to be alert for a suspicious white Citroen Berlingo van following a series of rural burglaries & thefts in Suffolk, including around the Parham area.

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Community Small Grants Scheme

16 October 2017


Saxmundham and District Rotary Club is pleased to announce that from 2017, it is offering a Community Small Grants Scheme for deserving causes it its catchment area (10 mile radius of Saxmundham).

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Almshouse Vacancy at Framlingham

16 October 2017

The Mills Charity have asked us to pass the following information on:-

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New Councillor Fills Final Vacancy

25 September 2017

Rhodri Griffiths from Willoughby Close was co-opted as a Councillor at our last meeting.

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Hacheston Power Plant Application- Have your Say

20 September 2017

The Parish Council have been invited to respond to a new planning application for a fast response embedded power plant on land to the west of the electricity sub-station at Hacheston. This land borders Parham and some properties in the village.  

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Parham's Interregnum

11 September 2017

Following Deirdre's retirement from the Orebeck Benefice, anyone wishing to arrange a wedding, baptism or funeral in the village is asked to contact their Churchwarden initially. 

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New Local Plan- Information Sessions

5 September 2017

Key Message from Councillor Tony Fryatt,

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Village Fete Success

5 September 2017

Despite the rain around lunch time hindering setting up, the first village fete to be held at Silverlace Farm was a huge success and was well attended by Parham residents and visitors from further afield too.

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