News

  1. Major development to the land south and east of Adastral Park – 2,000 new homes

    By W W on December 7th, 2017

    Major development to the land south and east of Adastral Park – 2,000 new homes The planning application for 2,000 homes has still not gone before the SCDC Planning Committee for a decision.  November and December 2017 saw further consultations on …

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  2. Become a Councillor

    By W W on December 7th, 2017

    It was with regret that the Council accepted the resignation of Andy Gartan in early December 2017.  We thank him for his contribution whilst on the Council.  We are therefore seeking a new councillor. This is your opportunity to help improve your …

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  3. New automatic barrier at Martlesham Community Centre Car Park, Felixstowe Road

    By W W on November 26th, 2017

    The installation of an automatic barrier took place during November. The entry control system will be installed soon. This is part of the Council’s efforts to help prevent and detect crime; CCTV was installed in October.  On a trial basis the …

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  4. New Martlesham Dog Waste Campaign

    By W W on November 23rd, 2017

    The Parish Council is working in partnership with Martlesham Heath Householders Ltd (MHHL), Martlesham Youth Football Club, Suffolk Coastal District Council (SCDC), and SCL Ltd on a campaign to encourage dog walkers to pick up after their dogs and …

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  5. Martlesham Common Nature Reserve

    By W W on November 16th, 2017

    On 8th November 2017 the necessary papers were signed to formally declare the Common a Nature Reserve. The workplan in place has helped achieve this and the Council is grateful for the help and support of Greenways in helping us improve this natural …

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  6. Martlesham Village Fete

    By W W on November 11th, 2017

    A small group of dedicated volunteers are now taking this forward under the umbrella of the Parish Council. The aim is to have a local Martlesham event showcasing and celebrating community groups, charities, local musicians, businesses and residents …

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  7. Neighbourhood Plan Independent Examination

    By W W on November 11th, 2017

    Rosemary Kidd MRTPI has been appointed to carry out an independent examination of the Martlesham Neighbourhood Plan and this work was started on 19th October 2017. Suffolk Coastal District Council are now taking this matter forward and more …

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  8. Planning Update

    By W W on November 11th, 2017

    SCDC Local Plan Review:  The Council submitted a detailed response stating why potential sites identified for development in Martlesham are unsuitable, particularly in light of the proposed development of 2,000 dwellings. Planning application for …

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  9. UK Power Networks - Steps you can take to ‘Be Winter Ready’

    By W W on November 11th, 2017

    Know your free emergency numbers: In a power cut dial 105 or, for a gas emergency, dial 0800 111999. Register as a vulnerable customer: Vulnerable households can get extra support by signing up to the Priority Services Register. Go to …

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  10. Mill Heath Bins

    By W W on October 18th, 2017

    We have had a number of queries from residents of Mill Heath who were concerned about the lack of waste and dog dirt bins on the development. Following our discussions with Suffolk Coastal planning department, they have liaised with the developer and …

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