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Better liaison between highways departments in Suffolk, say roads chiefs

06 April 2019
Better liaison between highways departments in Suffolk, say roads chiefs

Better liaison between highways departments in Suffolk, say roads chiefs

06 April 2019

Co-ordination between highways organisations in Suffolk has dramatically improved since December, according to roads bosses.


Questions raised over Suffolk County Council's investment in fossil fuel

05 April 2019
Questions raised over Suffolk County Council's investment in fossil fuel

Questions raised over Suffolk County Council's investment in fossil fuel

05 April 2019

Concerns are raised over Suffolk County Council’s goal to be greenest county, while investing millions from its pension fund in fossil fuel companies.


Plans for blue light hub in Stowmarket

02 April 2019
Plans for blue light hub in Stowmarket

Plans for blue light hub in Stowmarket

02 April 2019

Negotiations with a landowner in the town are nearing completion.


Developer could push for 1,500 homes on outskirts of Bury

02 April 2019
Developer could push for 1,500 homes on outskirts of Bury

Developer could push for 1,500 homes on outskirts of Bury

02 April 2019

The spread of development in Bury St Edmunds could grow further - with hopes for 1,500 new homes


Plans for 100 homes in Bacton are pushed back after 'dangerous' access road concerns

29 March 2019
Plans for 100 homes in Bacton are pushed back after 'dangerous' access road concerns

Plans for 100 homes in Bacton are pushed back after 'dangerous' access road concerns

29 March 2019

The application for 100 homes off Pretyman Avenue was heard in Elmswell on Wednesday.


Calls for greater scrutiny of Suffolk's education issues

29 March 2019
Calls for greater scrutiny of Suffolk's education issues

Calls for greater scrutiny of Suffolk's education issues

29 March 2019

Suffolk County Council previously had a separate education scrutiny committee to assess the success of its work in that area.


Suffolk County Council asked to explain fossil fuel investment

27 March 2019
Suffolk County Council asked to explain fossil fuel investment

Suffolk County Council asked to explain fossil fuel investment

27 March 2019

The council wants Suffolk to be the UK's greenest county


'All options open' to address failing special educational needs service in Suffolk

27 March 2019
'All options open' to address failing special educational needs service in Suffolk

'All options open' to address failing special educational needs service in Suffolk

27 March 2019

Senior officers across Suffolk’s ailing special educational needs service are to be held to account for its failings, it has emerged.


Suffolk Labour describes pothole blight as 'poor advert for county' as repairs budget revealed

24 March 2019
Suffolk Labour describes pothole blight as 'poor advert for county' as repairs budget revealed

Suffolk Labour describes pothole blight as 'poor advert for county' as repairs budget revealed

24 March 2019

Suffolk’s pothole blight was described as a “poor advert for our county” as figures show the county spends the least on pothole fixes in East Anglia.


Senior officers to be held accountable for special educational needs service failings

22 March 2019
Senior officers to be held accountable for special educational needs service failings

Senior officers to be held accountable for special educational needs service failings

22 March 2019

Suffolk's special educational needs and disability service was the first in the country to fail re-inspections.


About 18,000 new homes needed in Mid Suffolk and Babergh by 2036

19 March 2019
About 18,000 new homes needed in Mid Suffolk and Babergh by 2036

About 18,000 new homes needed in Mid Suffolk and Babergh by 2036

19 March 2019

Fears over whether the required number of new homes can be delivered


Dramatic fall in rating for Kersey school prompts debate over Ofsted inspections

18 March 2019
Dramatic fall in rating for Kersey school prompts debate over Ofsted inspections

Dramatic fall in rating for Kersey school prompts debate over Ofsted inspections

18 March 2019

Fresh questions have been raised over Ofsted inspections, after two establishments with the top rating have seen dramatic falls in the last month.


More sexual offences investigators taken on in Suffolk

18 March 2019
More sexual offences investigators taken on in Suffolk

More sexual offences investigators taken on in Suffolk

18 March 2019

Extra investigators are being appointed in Suffolk in a bid to halt poor rates for solving serious sexual offences.


St Peter's in Sudbury receives £100,000 cash injection towards £2.5m regeneration

17 March 2019
St Peter's in Sudbury receives £100,000 cash injection towards £2.5m regeneration

St Peter's in Sudbury receives £100,000 cash injection towards £2.5m regeneration

17 March 2019

A historic Sudbury landmark at the centre of ambitious £2.5million regeneration plans has received a vital boost to its cause.


Fears Suffolk firms 'not doing enough' to prepare for Brexit

14 March 2019
Fears Suffolk firms 'not doing enough' to prepare for Brexit

Fears Suffolk firms 'not doing enough' to prepare for Brexit

14 March 2019

Chris Starkie, chief executive of the New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership, voiced the concerns.


PSPO to stop boy racers is approved

13 March 2019
PSPO to stop boy racers is approved

PSPO to stop boy racers is approved

13 March 2019

The order means those who carry out related anti-social behaviour can be stopped by police, PCSOs or council officers.


Suffolk leaders back plans to pool Brexit cash to support businesses

08 March 2019
Suffolk leaders back plans to pool Brexit cash to support businesses

Suffolk leaders back plans to pool Brexit cash to support businesses

08 March 2019

In January, local government secretary James Brokenshire announced that each local council in England would receive £35,000 for Brexit preparations.


Councils set to approve tougher measures to crack down on boy racing

06 March 2019
Councils set to approve tougher measures to crack down on boy racing

Councils set to approve tougher measures to crack down on boy racing

06 March 2019

The joint committee is set to approve the changes on Tuesday, March 12.


Health and education chiefs to discuss county's failing special needs education service

06 March 2019
Health and education chiefs to discuss county's failing special needs education service

Health and education chiefs to discuss county's failing special needs education service

06 March 2019

Meeting planned after service fails Ofsted and Care Quality Commission re-inspection.


County's special education needs provision improvement 'too slow'

04 March 2019
County's special education needs provision improvement 'too slow'

County's special education needs provision improvement 'too slow'

04 March 2019

Government officials are set to decide the next steps for Suffolk’s ailing special educational needs provision