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Road WorksSuffolk Highways Road Works
U8123 Highlands Road, Monks Eleigh – Outside Second Pits

The U8123 will be closed between 06/02/2017 to 08/02/2017. The closure is necessary to install a new water connection.

Alternative route:
The Street, Church Hill, Dark Lane and vice versa. This work is fully detailed in the full document from Suffolk Highways

B1115 Coombes Hill, Monks Eleigh – Adjacent to Spinney Brooks

The B1115 will be closed between 15/02/2017 to 16/02/2017 – 09:30 to 15:30 hours. The closure is necessary to ensure the safety of operatives and highway users during overhead network cabling to restore customer service.

Alternative route:
Road from B1115 to A1141, Monks Eleigh Road, Lavenham Road, Brent Eleigh Road, Water Street, Church Street, Sudbury Road, Lavenham Road, The Street, Haymarket, Humble Green, Milden Hall and vice versa. This work is fully detailed in the full document from Suffolk Highways

About our village

Monks Eleigh is a small and pretty parish village in the south of the beautiful county of Suffolk. It lies within the District of Babergh, and can be found just to the south and east of the historic wool town of Lavenham and is close neighbours with the picturesque villages of Kersey and Chelsworth. Nearby are the towns of Hadleigh, Long Melford and Sudbury, with Stowmarket, Bury St. Edmunds and the county town of Ipswich also within easy reach. Read more...

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Highway Reporting

Monks Eleigh Parish Council
You can use the HIGHWAY REPORTING TOOL at www.suffolk.gov.uk and report the following:-

  • Potholes
  • Empty salt grit heap
  • Blocked drains
  • Problems with drain manhole covers
  • Faulty street lights
  • Obscured, missing or damaged signs
  • Trees or hedges affecting the highway
  • Pavement defects
  • Missing or faded road markings
  • Incidents involving Heavy Goods Vehicles
  • Problems with bridge or highway structure
  • Debris, weed or mud on the road
  • Flooding on a road or pavement
  • Problems with public right of way

There are 5 easy steps to follow. Click here for full information

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What's New

Parish Council Meeting

The next Parish Council Meeting will be held on Monday 23rd January 2017 at 7:30 pm, in the Monks Eleigh Village Hall. The agenda for this meeting will be published below.

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