COMMUNITY SPEED WATCH - We now have a team of volunteeers trained to use the speed watch equipment in the village. Many thanks to all who have come forward to be involved with this initiative.  Its not to late to register your interest to join the team. Please contact the Parish Clerk for further information.

LORRY WATCH - trained volunteers operate a lorry watch scheme in the parish. Any HGV issues on restricted or unsuitable routes or similar complaints should be reported to Highways via the reporting tool at 

DISS AND DISTRICT NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN for full details of the Plan and Palgrave's involvement visit<>

Palgrave Parish Council has ten elected members who serve on the Parish Council. If you are interested in finding out more details on becoming a Parish Councillor, please contact the Parish Clerk. The Councillors are:

Mrs E Bootman, M. Bootman (Chairman), Mrs E Collins, Ms. V. Pudney (Vice Chairman), Miss M. Sneddon, K Mobbs,  N Weston, M Brown, Mrs W Cooper and J Shirley-Smith.  

Registers of Interests for all Parish Councillors can be viewed by clicking HERE

If you require further information with regard to Parish Council matters, please contact the Clerk to the Parish Council, Sarah Foote, on 07554 733621 or email:

Or the Chairman: Mike Bootman, 2 Blands Farm Close, Palgrave Diss IP22 1TD. Tel: 01379 640211.

County Councillor: Jessica Fleming

District Councillor : Mr David Burn




           All meetings are held at the Community Centre starting at 7.30pm. The Parish Council meetings are usually held on the second Thursday of the month.  The next Parish Council meeting will take place on Thursday 11 January 2018.

    Members of the public are welcome to attend, and may be invited to speak during an adjournment of the meeting. Plans relating to planning applications under consideration are usually available to view. Information about planning applications is now available on the Mid Suffolk website.

    These meetings and other detail/information is displayed on the Parish Council notice board near Forge Close.


    Mid Suffolk D C Planning Pages
    o view full details of planning applications in Palgrave, please visit