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Welcome to our website.

Our aim is to bring together useful and interesting information about Holbrook, its facilities and the wide range of events and groups that help to make this a thriving community.

For example, you can find  information about the Village Hall, our schools, newsletters from the Surgery and a calendar of events throughout the year. You will also find out about the Parish Council, local news and photos of the village.

If you would like to publicise an event or your organisation, or you have ideas or suggestions for content please contact the Clerk

Neighbourhood Plan: Holbrook Parish Council hosted a meeting about Neighbourhood Planning on 16th October. Click here for the notes of the meeting.

Babergh Local Plan Consultation: For information about this important planning document and how you can have your say about it, including details of a public meeting on 30th October, click here.

Changes to 98 and 98A bus from 30th October 2017: for information click here.

For information about the Ipswich Road development, click here.

Road Closure: Suffolk County Council intends to make an order closing the C411 Harkstead Road, Lower Holbrook outside Brook House to facilitate BT box and cabling works. Other coordinated works may also take place during this period. 

Access will be open for pedestrians and cyclists. The diversion route will be Harkstead Road, Holbrook Road, Ipswich Road, Brick Kiln Road, New Lane and vice versa. It is intended that the closure will operate from 23/10/2017 - 27/10/2017 but if necessary the order may remain in force for 18 months (or longer if extended by the Minister).

Enquiries should be made to Kate Corbett of Telec Networks Ltd. Tel: (01473) 830622. Email: katecorbett@telecutili


Changes to bus service 98 and 98A from 30/10/17

Message to Erwarton Parish Meeting, Harkstead Parish Council, and Holbrook Parish Council, Councillor David Wood

Suffolk Police Crime and Community Survey

People are being encouraged to take part in a Crime and Community Survey to understand perceptions of crime, anti-social behaviour and local policing services in their area.

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