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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


New mental health response team to be launched

04 March 2019
New mental health response team to be launched

New mental health response team to be launched

04 March 2019

Suffolk police and the county's clinical commissioning groups set to adopt the scheme.


Scathing report into Suffolk's special education needs and disability service published today

04 March 2019
Scathing report into Suffolk's special education needs and disability service published today

Scathing report into Suffolk's special education needs and disability service published today

04 March 2019

NHS and Whitehall to decide next steps for SEND.


Campaign calls for garden waste collection charges to be scrapped in Babergh

02 March 2019
Campaign calls for garden waste collection charges to be scrapped in Babergh

Campaign calls for garden waste collection charges to be scrapped in Babergh

02 March 2019

Campaigners calling for garden waste collection charges to be scrapped in Babergh have described the fees as a tax for doing the right thing.


David Copperfield film shoot in Bury St Edmunds generated £82,500 for town's economy

01 March 2019
David Copperfield film shoot in Bury St Edmunds generated £82,500 for town's economy

David Copperfield film shoot in Bury St Edmunds generated £82,500 for town's economy

01 March 2019

Figures reveal spend from film and TV productions shooting in Suffolk exceeded £3.8m in two years.


Suffolk County Council vows not to overspend next year

28 February 2019
Suffolk County Council vows not to overspend next year

Suffolk County Council vows not to overspend next year

28 February 2019

A county council finance chief has vowed not to overspend next year as it heads towards another seven-figure hit from reserves


Go-ahead for over 130 homes at former council offices and middle school site in Needham Market

28 February 2019
Go-ahead for over 130 homes at former council offices and middle school site in Needham Market

Go-ahead for over 130 homes at former council offices and middle school site in Needham Market

28 February 2019

Former Mid Suffolk District Council offices will be turned into 94 homes and a shop, while the former Needham Middle School will site 41 properties.


Council announces 'northern bypass' consultation

27 February 2019
Council announces 'northern bypass' consultation

Council announces 'northern bypass' consultation

27 February 2019

The public consultation on the route details and junction options with the A12 and A14 will be launched this summer.


Council vows to end overspending

27 February 2019
Council vows to end overspending

Council vows to end overspending

27 February 2019

Latest papers revealed that overspend was now likely to be £5.9m, following on from that of £5.2m last year.


Suffolk County Council backs new mental health vision

27 February 2019
Suffolk County Council backs new mental health vision

Suffolk County Council backs new mental health vision

27 February 2019

Detailed plan for implementation of new measures is due later this year.


'Garden town' suggestion for Mildenhall or A14 corridor

25 February 2019
'Garden town' suggestion for Mildenhall or A14 corridor

'Garden town' suggestion for Mildenhall or A14 corridor

25 February 2019

Idea mooted in controversial £66,000 report.


'An absolute disgrace': Taxpayer-funded council report cost £4,700 a page

22 February 2019
'An absolute disgrace': Taxpayer-funded council report cost £4,700 a page

'An absolute disgrace': Taxpayer-funded council report cost £4,700 a page

22 February 2019

Suffolk County Council's Conservative leadership has been criticised over hiring a think-tank to complete the £66,000 report


Mid Suffolk council tax rise and £25 million in property investment approved

22 February 2019
Mid Suffolk council tax rise and £25 million in property investment approved

Mid Suffolk council tax rise and £25 million in property investment approved

22 February 2019

Babergh and Mid Suffolk councils established a joint investment firm CIFCO Capital Ltd to invest in commercial and retail buildings.


Tax rise and Citizens Advice funding cuts approved in Suffolk County Council's budget

21 February 2019
Tax rise and Citizens Advice funding cuts approved in Suffolk County Council's budget

Tax rise and Citizens Advice funding cuts approved in Suffolk County Council's budget

21 February 2019

Suffolk County Council’s budget, which features a 4 per cent council tax rise and cuts to funding to Citizens Advice services, was given the go-ahead.