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Stop press! Combs Fete is back!

The 2015 fete is on it way with family fun for everyone. It's our fete celebrating our village and the talent and interests of our communities. This year the fete is on Saturday 4 July and it will have an unmistakable American twist. So put the date in your diary now 

The fete will start with an American Barn Dance on Friday 30 May so make a note to brush the dust off your stetson and come for the fun!

The night before the fete, Friday 3 July, is American Band Night. Join us for a night to remember.

See Combs events for more info including how you can get involved and help to make our village events even more memorable and fun packed than ever. 

What's on in March?

Catch up on local happenings including the Battisford & District Garden Club, the Punch Bowl Community Inn and St Mary's Church here

Stowmarket wins fight over boundary expansion
Following a ruling by Mid Suffolk District Council, the boundary of Stowmarket will be changed to include land earmarked for major new housing developments.  This means  that despite strong opposition by our Parish Council,  land in the parishes of Onehouse, Combs, Haughley, Creeting St Peter and Badley, will become part of Stowmarket … Read more on the  East Anglian Daily Times website

Composting tips from Orchard Barn
Get the latest news and some handy tips on making the most of waste from Orchard Barn in Ringshall. Read more...

Building works at Prospect Place Cottages, near Scotches Corner
The work is scheduled to be complete mid 2015. Read an update from the Parish Council here

A tale of the Great War

In this centenary year if you read just one book about the Great War then it should be In the Shade of a Willow by Chris Todhunter, a local author living and working in Combs. Read more...

Parish Council News  
A detailed update from our Parish Council (PC) covering the Combs/Stowmarket boundary issue , 2015 PC elections, changes at Combs Cemetery, streetlights, bonfires, flooding, speeding and road safety, and much more.  Parish Council News - October 2014 

Parish Council Elections 2014
These take place next May at the same time as the General Election. Find out more.

Would you pay a little more Council Tax if services in Combs could be improved?
Find out more and let the Parish Council know your views here.


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2015 Combs
Village events

For your diary:
Barn Dance 30 May
American Band Night 3 July
Village Fete 4 July
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