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Annual Parish Meeting

27 April 2022

Barham Annual Parish Meeting

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Annual Parish and Annual General Meeting

25 April 2022

The date of the Annual Parish Meeting has been changed from 23rd May 2022, to Monday 16th May. 

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Land East of Norwich Road, Barham - Taylor Wimpey Reserved Matters Application

22 April 2022

Land East of Norwich Road, Barham - Taylor Wimpey Reserved Matters Application
Please come and join us for a workshop about our plans
for new homes at Land East of Norwich Road, Barham.
In 2022 outline planning consent was granted for new
homes on Land East of Norwich Road, Barham.
Taylor Wimpey is now bringing forward a Reserved Matters
application, along with a Design Code for the scheme.
Please come and meet us. We are holding two community events
where there will be an opportunity to talk to the team about our
proposals:
Wednesday 4th May 6pm until 8pm
In-person workshop at Claydon and Barham Village
Hall, 8 Norwich Road, Claydon, Ipswich, IP6 0DF
Thursday 5th May 6pm until 8pm
Online workshop via Zoom
To join us for one of these events please register in advance
by emailing barham@grasshopper-comms.co.uk or
calling 01473 355736.
We ask that you join us for the full session and both events
will cover the same topics so you only need to come along
to one event. We look forward to welcoming you.
http://www.taylorwimpey.co.uk/new-homes/

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Community Governance Review - BMSDC

5 April 2022

Notice of Community Governance Review Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 Local Government
(Parish and Parish Councils) Regulations 2008 Mid Suffolk District Council has commenced a Community Governance Review
in all parts of the District.

The purpose of the review is to enable the Council to consider what changes are needed to parish arrangements

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Kirby Rise Play Area - Press Release

30 March 2022

Until recently the children of Barham Village had to walk up to 2 miles to the neighbouring village of Claydon if they wanted to play on the nearest play area.  Barham Parish Councillors, many who have young children or grandchildren of their own, decided to bring a play area to Barham.    

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Response from NHS England - Closure of Barham & Claydon Doctors Surgery

28 March 2022

NHS West Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group
Dr Ed Garret – Chief Operating Officer;

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Ask Your MP - Dr Dan Poulter

23 February 2022

Claydon & Whitton Parish Council is hosting an 'Ask Your MP' event, with the MP for
Central Suffolk and North Ipswich, Dr Dan Poulter.
Local residents are welcome to attend this online event via Zoom -
please see details in the link. If you have an in depth question for Dr Poulter, please
feel free to let Claydon & Whitton Parish Council know ahead of time so that he can
ensure that he has researched the issue and can provide you with a useful answer
otherwise, please just turn up and ask your questions.

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Extra Ordinary Parish Council Meeting

7 February 2022

The Chairman has called for an Extra Ordinary Parish Council Meeting,
the meeting will take place on TUESDAY 15TH FEBRUARY 2022, 7pm in Barham Church Hall.
All members of the public are most welcome to attend. 
Agenda attached.

February-extra-meeting2.pdf

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Play Area Kirby Rise

26 January 2022



PLEASE KEEP OUT OF THE FENCED AREA


The new play area has not yet been signed off by  health & safety. 
ROSPA should carry out the safety check within the next 7 days
(once the swings have been installed)

Permanent fencing to be installed, kindly donated
by Highways Assurance.

Barham Parish Council give thanks to BMSDC, SUEZ, Cllrs Whitehead &
Passmore for the grants received towards the new play equipment.
(full publicity will be made on completion of the site)

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Road Closure

14 January 2022

Highways is planning to cut back the declining Ash trees to ground level along C455 Sandy Lane, Barham
(from Barham Bridleway 003 to Hemingstone Footpath 002).
The works are programmed to take place between 17 and 18 January 2022,
working between 8.30am and 4pm each day.
The road will be closed to ensure that we can carry out our works safely.

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