COMMUNITY SPEED WATCH - Would you like to volunteer to be a member of a voluntary team operating a Speed Watch scheme in Palgrave? If so, please contact the Parish Clerk to receive an application form to submit your details to Suffolk Police. A scheme co-ordinator will also need to be appointed.  The Parish Council will consider the purchase of the required equipment at their September meeting - but there must be enough committed parishioners to operate the scheme. There are approved locations for the scheme to operate in several areas of the village. 

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 


Palgrave Parish Council has nine 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


NEXT MEETING - Thursday 13 July 2017

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