1. Thorpeness 14th Annual Beach & Village Clean 14 April 2017

    By Bill & Deborah Crow, The Thorpeness Beach Baggers and the residents of Thorpeness on April 17th, 2017

    Much against expectations on a bright but cold morning a record crowd of volunteers, numbering an estimated 130 plus, arrived at The Dolphin Inn to undertake the 14th Annual Beach & Village Clean. This was way over our expectations. We …

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  2. Suffolk County Council - Election of a Councillor

    By Suffolk County Council on April 13th, 2017

    Please see the County Council Notice of Election, the statement of persons nominated notice, the Appointment of Agents Notice and the Notice of Poll for the Aldeburgh and Leiston division of Suffolk County Council which will be contested on 4 …

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  3. Thorpeness Croquet Open Day Saturday June 10th

    By Colin Hart on April 13th, 2017

    Thorpeness Croquet Club will be holding an Open Day on Saturday June 10th for anyone interested in finding out more about the game and seeing whether they would like to play it regularly. The Open Day will be held from 2pm on the club's lawn at the …

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  4. Would you like to get involved in the Parish?

    By Eric Atkinson on March 23rd, 2017

    We still have two vacancies on the Parish Council and there is a chance to get involved with the Neighbourhood Plan. If you feel you would like to contribute to the community in either of these roles please give me a call or talk to one of the …

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  5. An improved Aldringham Lane!

    By ImpACT ( Improving Aldringham Community Team) on March 22nd, 2017

    Have you noticed the improvements to Aldringham Lane? It is now possible for everyone, including wheelchair users and mothers with pushchairs, to use the footpath from Aldringham to Knodishall without hindrance from overhead branches or being forced …

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  6. Fly Tipping

    By Parish Council on March 15th, 2017

    We have had a number of instances of Fly tipping in the Parish over the last few months including garden waste, household items and builder’s rubbish. Last year increased penalties were introduced as described in our August newsletter (available on …

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  7. Report Flooding and Drainage Issues in Suffolk

    By Tom Mann on February 6th, 2017

    Over the winter months flooding can cause persistent and damaging issues for local communities. Despite the disruption this can cause, it can also be quite difficult to know who to report flooding to since there can be a number of different …

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  8. Warning - 'Nottingham Knockers' are in the area

    By Louise Chadwick on January 11th, 2017

    If you read the weekly Trading Standards emails published on the Warnings page of the website you'll have heard of Nottingham Knockers - there was a warning about them in the update of 16 December 2016. See below. Today, 11 January, at 5pm a fat and …

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  9. Avian flu guidance - Update for Poultry Keepers

    By Louise Chadwick on December 15th, 2016

    A message from Suffolk Coastal District Council.... The latest Government advice for Poultry Keepers. Please see the link below for information regarding the latest advice from the Government's Chief Veterinary Officer for Poultry Keepers in respect …

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  10. Art Lectures - Spring 2017

    By Bill Crow on December 12th, 2016

    Thorpeness Art Group Spring 2017 Programme At present the programme of five lectures will cover the lives and works of the artists in the Bloomsbury Group and friends including Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant, Roger Fry, Dora Carrington and Augustus John. …

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