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Council approves plans to move parts of Sizewell B power station

21 January 2021
Council approves plans to move parts of Sizewell B power station

Council approves plans to move parts of Sizewell B power station

21 January 2021

Revised plans to move parts of the existing Sizewell B power station to facilitate the proposed new Sizewell C facility have been given the go-ahead.


Plan for 190 Suffolk homes is deferred

21 January 2021
Plan for 190 Suffolk homes is deferred

Plan for 190 Suffolk homes is deferred

21 January 2021

Developers behind plans for 190 homes in Suffolk have been told to come back with improved proposals.


Compromise 'likely' over plans to slash free parking in one area of Suffolk

20 January 2021
Compromise 'likely' over plans to slash free parking in one area of Suffolk

Compromise 'likely' over plans to slash free parking in one area of Suffolk

20 January 2021

A compromise could be in the offing on divisive plans to slash free parking in one Suffolk district.


Eight homes planned in Suffolk for former rough sleepers

20 January 2021
Eight homes planned in Suffolk for former rough sleepers

Eight homes planned in Suffolk for former rough sleepers

20 January 2021

Eight new temporary homes are coming to Ipswich this spring to give former rough sleepers a step up towards their own homes.


Proposals to cut free parking in two towns may be revised after scrutiny committee's intervention

19 January 2021
Proposals to cut free parking in two towns may be revised after scrutiny committee's intervention

Proposals to cut free parking in two towns may be revised after scrutiny committee's intervention

19 January 2021

It was recommended that an hour of free parking remains at most car parks, instead of just 30 minutes, but this is still down from the current period.


Suffolk musician assists Ralph Fiennes on shoot of Netflix film The Dig

19 January 2021
Suffolk musician assists Ralph Fiennes on shoot of Netflix film The Dig

Suffolk musician assists Ralph Fiennes on shoot of Netflix film The Dig

19 January 2021

A new Netflix film reimagines the 1939 excavation of Sutton Hoo - and features one Suffolk musician.


Council plans to put brakes on estate boy racers with new PSPO

15 January 2021
Council plans to put brakes on estate boy racers with new PSPO

Council plans to put brakes on estate boy racers with new PSPO

15 January 2021

Plans to curb boy racers around a town estate are in the pipeline after nearly five years of turmoil for locals.


Culture change needed within mental health services, summit told

14 January 2021
Culture change needed within mental health services, summit told

Culture change needed within mental health services, summit told

14 January 2021

Particular phrases must be eradicated from the language used to speak to youngsters in need of mental health support, a health summit has heard.


Plans for 170 holiday lodges in £16m revamp of leisure facility given green light

13 January 2021
Plans for 170 holiday lodges in £16m revamp of leisure facility given green light

Plans for 170 holiday lodges in £16m revamp of leisure facility given green light

13 January 2021

A £16million revamp of a rural woodland leisure resort off the A12 has been approved, with scores of new holiday lodges set to be built.


Plans to revamp town's historic former Post Office approved

13 January 2021
Plans to revamp town's historic former Post Office approved

Plans to revamp town's historic former Post Office approved

13 January 2021

Plans to give a town's historic former Post Office a new lease of life have been approved, with nine new homes set to be built behind it.


Garden waste collections to stop for two Suffolk councils

12 January 2021
Garden waste collections to stop for two Suffolk councils

Garden waste collections to stop for two Suffolk councils

12 January 2021

Two Suffolk councils are halting garden waste collections.


Thousands of families with young children missing out on food vouchers

11 January 2021
Thousands of families with young children missing out on food vouchers

Thousands of families with young children missing out on food vouchers

11 January 2021

Low income families of young children eligible for vouchers to help with their food shop have been urged to take up the scheme,


Decision on controversial proposals to cut free parking in two Suffolk towns pushed back

07 January 2021
Decision on controversial proposals to cut free parking in two Suffolk towns pushed back

Decision on controversial proposals to cut free parking in two Suffolk towns pushed back

07 January 2021

A decision was originally due to be made at a district council cabinet meeting tonight, on plans to radically reform short stay car park charges.


Village housing development plans are deferred

06 January 2021
Village housing development plans are deferred

Village housing development plans are deferred

06 January 2021

A decision to approve new homes in a Suffolk village has been pushed back after councillors had concerns about impacts on the landscape.


Council adopts 'neutral' position over plans for two offshore windfarms

06 January 2021
Council adopts 'neutral' position over plans for two offshore windfarms

Council adopts 'neutral' position over plans for two offshore windfarms

06 January 2021

A neutral position has now been adopted by a council over plans for two offshore windfarms on the Suffolk coast.


New beach hut village and activity park plans given green light

06 January 2021
New beach hut village and activity park plans given green light

New beach hut village and activity park plans given green light

06 January 2021

£1million plans to create a new beach hut village and activity park in a coastal town have been approved by a council’s cabinet.


Number on allotment waiting lists increases by more than 200 due to Covid-19

05 January 2021
Number on allotment waiting lists increases by more than 200 due to Covid-19

Number on allotment waiting lists increases by more than 200 due to Covid-19

05 January 2021

Demand for allotments in a Suffolk town has more than tripled as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, with scores of homes now on the waiting list.


Suffolk town to benefit from investment totalling tens of millions of pounds

04 January 2021
Suffolk town to benefit from investment totalling tens of millions of pounds

Suffolk town to benefit from investment totalling tens of millions of pounds

04 January 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has disrupted scores of plans nationwide, but one Suffolk town is to benefit from investment totalling millions of pounds.


Planning permission granted for new 32-bed ward at hospital

31 December 2020
Planning permission granted for new 32-bed ward at hospital

Planning permission granted for new 32-bed ward at hospital

31 December 2020

A new 32-bed ward is to be built at a hospital to maintain services while urgent repair work takes place.


Man arrested in connection with protest over parking charge changes held outside councillor's home

31 December 2020
Man arrested in connection with protest over parking charge changes held outside councillor's home

Man arrested in connection with protest over parking charge changes held outside councillor's home

31 December 2020

A man has been arrested in connection with a demonstration over planned parking changes which saw vehicles gather at a council leader’s home.