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Data shows one in four new coronavirus cases in county among people aged 15 to 25

08 September 2020
Data shows one in four new coronavirus cases in county among people aged 15 to 25

Data shows one in four new coronavirus cases in county among people aged 15 to 25

08 September 2020

More than a quarter of new coronavirus cases in Suffolk are among people aged between 15 and 25, shock new data reveals.


Money set aside for rail and infrastructure projects

08 September 2020
Money set aside for rail and infrastructure projects

Money set aside for rail and infrastructure projects

08 September 2020

More than £222,000 in developer contributions have been approved for key infrastructure projects in Mid Suffolk.


Food justice officer set to be appointed to help tackle food poverty in Suffolk

07 September 2020
Food justice officer set to be appointed to help tackle food poverty in Suffolk

Food justice officer set to be appointed to help tackle food poverty in Suffolk

07 September 2020

Suffolk County Council pledged to form a food justice action plan by the end of 2021 after a motion was given unanimous support in July.


Domestic abuse rises by more than a quarter during coronavirus lockdown

05 September 2020
Domestic abuse rises by more than a quarter during coronavirus lockdown

Domestic abuse rises by more than a quarter during coronavirus lockdown

05 September 2020

Domestic abuse referrals in West Suffolk rose by more than a quarter during the coronavirus lockdown, latest data shows.


These are the unusual structures set to be added to town's 'special interest' list

03 September 2020
These are the unusual structures set to be added to town's 'special interest' list

These are the unusual structures set to be added to town's 'special interest' list

03 September 2020

Pubs, churches, sports domes and even a bus stop are among the 54 structures set to be added to a list of local buildings of special interest.


Town traders to vote on plans to form business improvement district

03 September 2020
Town traders to vote on plans to form business improvement district

Town traders to vote on plans to form business improvement district

03 September 2020

Hundreds of businesses in a Suffolk town have the opportunity to decide if they want to be part of a scheme to champion their interests.


Festival to return to town next year after council's £140,000 commitment

02 September 2020
Festival to return to town next year after council's £140,000 commitment

Festival to return to town next year after council's £140,000 commitment

02 September 2020

A commitment of £140,000 has been made for the return of a festival next year, after coronavirus forced this year’s event to be cancelled.


Authority's decision to revamp children's centres called in by opposition councillors

27 August 2020
Authority's decision to revamp children's centres called in by opposition councillors

Authority's decision to revamp children's centres called in by opposition councillors

27 August 2020

A controversial decision to revamp Suffolk’s children’s centres made earlier this week has been challenged by opposition councillors.


Work to save historic building given approval to begin

27 August 2020
Work to save historic building given approval to begin

Work to save historic building given approval to begin

27 August 2020

Work to save an historic merchant house can begin after securing planning permission for work to take it off the ‘at risk’ register.


New multi-storey car park plans given go ahead

26 August 2020
New multi-storey car park plans given go ahead

New multi-storey car park plans given go ahead

26 August 2020

Plans for a new multi-storey car park in a town centre have been given the green light.


Suffolk families urged to ensure children adapt routines to prepare for return of school

25 August 2020
Suffolk families urged to ensure children adapt routines to prepare for return of school

Suffolk families urged to ensure children adapt routines to prepare for return of school

25 August 2020

The new term in September represents the first appearance in school since March for many pupils, prompting the launch of a new health scheme.


Have you picked up these new habits since coronavirus lockdown?

22 August 2020
Have you picked up these new habits since coronavirus lockdown?

Have you picked up these new habits since coronavirus lockdown?

22 August 2020

People across Suffolk have been urged to assess their habits since the coronavirus pandemic struck in March.


Archaeology project exploring village's Saxon history extended

21 August 2020
Archaeology project exploring village's Saxon history extended

Archaeology project exploring village's Saxon history extended

21 August 2020

A key archaeology project in Suffolk has been forced to cancel public events and fieldwork because of the coronavirus pandemic.


County's chief fire officer set to stand down

20 August 2020
County's chief fire officer set to stand down

County's chief fire officer set to stand down

20 August 2020

Suffolk’s chief fire officer is standing down from his role after being elected chairman of the National Fire Chiefs Council.


Commitment to third lake crossing shows town is 'open for business'

20 August 2020
Commitment to third lake crossing shows town is 'open for business'

Commitment to third lake crossing shows town is 'open for business'

20 August 2020

The commitment to pursuing plans for a third crossing over a town's lake is a sign that it is “open for business”, say council chiefs.


Plans for new multi-storey car park set to be approved

20 August 2020
Plans for new multi-storey car park set to be approved

Plans for new multi-storey car park set to be approved

20 August 2020

Plans for a new multi-storey car park in a town are to be given the green light next week.


Deal finalised for council to expand social housing stock at new development

19 August 2020
Deal finalised for council to expand social housing stock at new development

Deal finalised for council to expand social housing stock at new development

19 August 2020

More than 150 new council homes are to be delivered in Babergh over the next three years, according to council chiefs.


Parents urged to make sure children are ready for return to school after lockdown

19 August 2020
Parents urged to make sure children are ready for return to school after lockdown

Parents urged to make sure children are ready for return to school after lockdown

19 August 2020

Public health chiefs in Suffolk are urging families to make sure their children are ready for the return of school in September.


Costs for third lake crossing rise by £34million

18 August 2020
Costs for third lake crossing rise by £34million

Costs for third lake crossing rise by £34million

18 August 2020

Costs to build a third crossing over Lake Lothing in Lowestoft have ballooned by more than £34million, latest data has showed.


Exotic spiders make Suffolk their home thanks to council's rewilding project

17 August 2020
Exotic spiders make Suffolk their home thanks to council's rewilding project

Exotic spiders make Suffolk their home thanks to council's rewilding project

17 August 2020

An exotic spider species has been making Suffolk its home this summer thanks to wild grasses being allowed to grow.