Welcome to our village

Monks Eleigh Walk
Suffolk Year of WalkingMonks Eleigh have a walking event organised for Wednesday 21st September 2016 at 11:00am. Starting from outside The Swan Public House, Monks Eleigh - the walk will go along some of the footpaths surrounding the village. The walk should end at approximately 12:00pm noon. The walk is one of a series of walks thought Suffolk as a part of the Suffolk Year of Walking for 2016 and 2017. Read more here

Local Recycling Changes
From Wednesday 1 June 2016, the opening hours at Suffolk’s Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) will be changing to offer site users extended hours on Sundays, Bank Holidays, and on a Thursday evening during the summer months, reflecting the times when the sites are most used and needed by residents. Read more here

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...

What's on...?

The April and May 2016 edition of What's On in Monks Eleigh is now on-line. Read more here...

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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

Come and grab sally!

Come and join the bell ringers! We need more people to keep the bells ringing out over the village. Find out more here...

Today's Date

Parish Council Meeting

The next Parish Council Meeting will be held on Monday 19th September at 7:30 pm, in the Monks Eleigh Village Hall. The agenda for this meeting will be published below.

What's New

3 Day Forecast

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H.O.M.E. - Suffolk's new Retreat Centre

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How to find us

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