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In 3 months there was 200 flytipping offences, but just a handful of people were brought to justice

23 July 2019
In 3 months there was 200 flytipping offences, but just a handful of people were brought to justice

In 3 months there was 200 flytipping offences, but just a handful of people were brought to justice

23 July 2019

A council reported that in the three months up to July there were 200 reports of flytipping - an increase of 86 for the same period last year.


Suffolk County Council's new Community Self Help project attracts healthy early interest

22 July 2019
Suffolk County Council's new Community Self Help project attracts healthy early interest

Suffolk County Council's new Community Self Help project attracts healthy early interest

22 July 2019

18 town and parishes express an interest in joining new scheme


Council agrees to shake up speech and language education model

17 July 2019
Council agrees to shake up speech and language education model

Council agrees to shake up speech and language education model

17 July 2019

Three centres are to become specialist units attached to mainstream schools.


Stress-related staff sickness at Babergh and Mid Suffolk councils more than doubles

17 July 2019
Stress-related staff sickness at Babergh and Mid Suffolk councils more than doubles

Stress-related staff sickness at Babergh and Mid Suffolk councils more than doubles

17 July 2019

Staff sickness due to stress, anxiety and depression at two Suffolk councils has more than doubled in just one year, shock new figures reveal.


Suffolk County Council to create climate change task force

17 July 2019
Suffolk County Council to create climate change task force

Suffolk County Council to create climate change task force

17 July 2019

The task force is to be set up in September to come up with the measures to make the authority carbon neutral.


Staff sickness due to stress, anxiety and depression more than doubles at councils

17 July 2019
Staff sickness due to stress, anxiety and depression more than doubles at councils

Staff sickness due to stress, anxiety and depression more than doubles at councils

17 July 2019

New figures reveal mental health is the number one reason for sickness at Babergh and Mid Suffolk district councils.


Here's when a consultation is planned over shake-up of Suffolk's children's centres

17 July 2019
Here's when a consultation is planned over shake-up of Suffolk's children's centres

Here's when a consultation is planned over shake-up of Suffolk's children's centres

17 July 2019

The plans could save up to £1 million.


Rural communities in Suffolk will 'suffer' if proposals to shut some children's centres go ahead

16 July 2019
Rural communities in Suffolk will 'suffer' if proposals to shut some children's centres go ahead

Rural communities in Suffolk will 'suffer' if proposals to shut some children's centres go ahead

16 July 2019

The proposals go before Suffolk County Council's Cabinet today


Number of drug-drive arrests in Suffolk passes drink-driving for first time

09 July 2019
Number of drug-drive arrests in Suffolk passes drink-driving for first time

Number of drug-drive arrests in Suffolk passes drink-driving for first time

09 July 2019

Rising demand for drugs in Suffolk and improved roadside testing are behind increased drug-driving arrests in the county, police bosses have said.


Suffolk snubbed over requests for high street regeneration funding

09 July 2019
Suffolk snubbed over requests for high street regeneration funding

Suffolk snubbed over requests for high street regeneration funding

09 July 2019

Despite every borough and district council in Suffolk submitting at least one bid, the government failed to grant a single penny to the county.


These are the planned changes to Suffolk's children's centres

09 July 2019
These are the planned changes to Suffolk's children's centres

These are the planned changes to Suffolk's children's centres

09 July 2019

Suffolk County Council’s cabinet will next week agree to present changes to children’s centres for a public consultation.


More people unsatisfied with police in Suffolk, figures reveal

08 July 2019
More people unsatisfied with police in Suffolk, figures reveal

More people unsatisfied with police in Suffolk, figures reveal

08 July 2019

Public satisfaction in Suffolk’s police has continued to fall – prompting calls for more focus on supporting victims of crime.


Drug-driving arrests surpass drink-driving for first time in Suffolk

08 July 2019
Drug-driving arrests surpass drink-driving for first time in Suffolk

Drug-driving arrests surpass drink-driving for first time in Suffolk

08 July 2019

Rising demand for drugs in Suffolk and improved roadside testing are behind increased drug drive arrests.


Volunteers help catch thousands of speeding motorists in Suffolk

08 July 2019
Volunteers help catch thousands of speeding motorists in Suffolk

Volunteers help catch thousands of speeding motorists in Suffolk

08 July 2019

A 34 per cent increase was recorded for the 2018/19 year.


More and more people think Suffolk Police is doing a bad job, new statistics say

05 July 2019
More and more people think Suffolk Police is doing a bad job, new statistics say

More and more people think Suffolk Police is doing a bad job, new statistics say

05 July 2019

Public satisfaction in Suffolk’s police has continued to fall – prompting calls for more focus on supporting victims of crime.


Work yet to begin on almost 5,000 approved homes on 59 sites in Babergh, report reveals

04 July 2019
Work yet to begin on almost 5,000 approved homes on 59 sites in Babergh, report reveals

Work yet to begin on almost 5,000 approved homes on 59 sites in Babergh, report reveals

04 July 2019

Nearly 5,000 homes which have planning permission in Babergh have yet to be built, it has emerged.


What controversial Babergh and Mid Suffolk council-owned firm wants to invest in next

02 July 2019
What controversial Babergh and Mid Suffolk council-owned firm wants to invest in next

What controversial Babergh and Mid Suffolk council-owned firm wants to invest in next

02 July 2019

CIFCO Capital Ltd, a property acquisition firm set up by Babergh and Mid Suffolk district councils, has come under fire for its investment strategy.


This is how many planned housing sites in Mid Suffolk and Babergh have stalled

02 July 2019
This is how many planned housing sites in Mid Suffolk and Babergh have stalled

This is how many planned housing sites in Mid Suffolk and Babergh have stalled

02 July 2019

Two councils have had to agree a housing delivery action plan to help kick-start stalled sites.


What controversial council-owned property firm is looking to invest in next

02 July 2019
What controversial council-owned property firm is looking to invest in next

What controversial council-owned property firm is looking to invest in next

02 July 2019

CIFCO Capital Ltd, set up by Babergh and Mid Suffolk district councils, has come under fire for its investment strategy.


What new infrastructure plan could provide for Suffolk

01 July 2019
What new infrastructure plan could provide for Suffolk

What new infrastructure plan could provide for Suffolk

01 July 2019

Strategy for what county needs in the future to help complement its housing growth.