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Council hopes to demonstrate five-year land supply by March

25 January 2019
Council hopes to demonstrate five-year land supply by March

Council hopes to demonstrate five-year land supply by March

25 January 2019

Mid Suffolk District Council announces consultation.


Citizens Advice funding cuts remain as part of Suffolk County Council's budget

23 January 2019
Citizens Advice funding cuts remain as part of Suffolk County Council's budget

Citizens Advice funding cuts remain as part of Suffolk County Council's budget

23 January 2019

More than £10 million of cutbacks remain in Suffolk County Council’s budget – with plans to phase out Citizens Advice grants still set to go ahead.


Business rate scheme which generated over £10m for Suffolk will not continue

22 January 2019
Business rate scheme which generated over £10m for Suffolk will not continue

Business rate scheme which generated over £10m for Suffolk will not continue

22 January 2019

A funding pot, which generated more than £10 million for regeneration projects across Suffolk, will not continue next year, it has emerged.


Hundreds of special educational needs places to be created

21 January 2019
Hundreds of special educational needs places to be created

Hundreds of special educational needs places to be created

21 January 2019

£45.1m to be pumped into creating special needs places in schools.


Council plans to support unemployed young people across west Suffolk

21 January 2019
Council plans to support unemployed young people across west Suffolk

Council plans to support unemployed young people across west Suffolk

21 January 2019

Funding earmarked for scheme with West Suffolk College.


Babergh faces further four years of tax rises as district braces for 'most difficult time financially' ever

19 January 2019
Babergh faces further four years of tax rises as district braces for 'most difficult time financially' ever

Babergh faces further four years of tax rises as district braces for 'most difficult time financially' ever

19 January 2019

Babergh is set to face a further four years of tax rises – as the district braces itself for the “most difficult time financially” it has ever seen.


Suffolk County Council axes unpaid leave plan

17 January 2019
Suffolk County Council axes unpaid leave plan

Suffolk County Council axes unpaid leave plan

17 January 2019

Plans to force all staff to take a day of unpaid leave each year as part of cost-cutting measures have been scrapped following union pressure.


Plans lodged for 100 new homes in Bacton

15 January 2019
Plans lodged for 100 new homes in Bacton

Plans lodged for 100 new homes in Bacton

15 January 2019

Online proposals submitted to Mid Suffolk District Council.


New delay to Mid Suffolk and Babergh joint local plan

15 January 2019
New delay to Mid Suffolk and Babergh joint local plan

New delay to Mid Suffolk and Babergh joint local plan

15 January 2019

Decision to halt progress on joint plan until after May elections.


Number of starter homes in controversial Hadleigh housing plans slashed to seven

12 January 2019
Number of starter homes in controversial Hadleigh housing plans slashed to seven

Number of starter homes in controversial Hadleigh housing plans slashed to seven

12 January 2019

Plans to build 171 homes for first-time buyers in Hadleigh will now see just seven starter properties built, it has emerged.


Suffolk business rate pilot to stop next year

10 January 2019
Suffolk business rate pilot to stop next year

Suffolk business rate pilot to stop next year

10 January 2019

The pilot generated £10.4m for the county this year, which was split between 29 projects.


Suffolk Highways details community self-help scheme for minor roadworks

08 January 2019
Suffolk Highways details community self-help scheme for minor roadworks

Suffolk Highways details community self-help scheme for minor roadworks

08 January 2019

Details have been unveiled for a Suffolk scheme that could see parish volunteers carrying out low-level roadworks.


Labour Party calls for garden waste charges to be scrapped in Babergh

07 January 2019
Labour Party calls for garden waste charges to be scrapped in Babergh

Labour Party calls for garden waste charges to be scrapped in Babergh

07 January 2019

A motion calling for garden waste charges to be scrapped and weekly food waste collections introduced in Babergh is set to be put forward.


Suffolk Highways calls for reduction in disruption caused by utility works

06 January 2019
Suffolk Highways calls for reduction in disruption caused by utility works

Suffolk Highways calls for reduction in disruption caused by utility works

06 January 2019

Suffolk’s highways chief has vowed to bring traffic management firms and utility companies in for talks over the time they spend closing roads.


Suffolk Highways calls for 'fairer share' of funding for road maintenance

03 January 2019
Suffolk Highways calls for 'fairer share' of funding for road maintenance

Suffolk Highways calls for 'fairer share' of funding for road maintenance

03 January 2019

Fresh lobbying for fairer highways funding is set to be pursued by Suffolk Highways.


‘No plan B’ if proposals don’t save over £50m, Suffolk County Council warns

02 January 2019
‘No plan B’ if proposals don’t save over £50m, Suffolk County Council warns

‘No plan B’ if proposals don’t save over £50m, Suffolk County Council warns

02 January 2019

Suffolk County Council has warned they “don’t have a plan B”, if its proposals do not generate tens of millions in savings over the next four years.


Plans for 171 new homes and large business area lodged for Hadleigh

02 January 2019
Plans for 171 new homes and large business area lodged for Hadleigh

Plans for 171 new homes and large business area lodged for Hadleigh

02 January 2019

Controversial plans to build 171 starter homes and create 10,000 square feet of employment land in Hadleigh have been lodged.


Plans for new West Row Parish Council a step closer

27 December 2018
Plans for new West Row Parish Council a step closer

Plans for new West Row Parish Council a step closer

27 December 2018

A May 2019 formation date has been established for the new council.


Parish council volunteers could carry out low level roadworks under Suffolk scheme

21 December 2018
Parish council volunteers could carry out low level roadworks under Suffolk scheme

Parish council volunteers could carry out low level roadworks under Suffolk scheme

21 December 2018

Options for Community Self Help scheme revealed.


Under-fire investment firm buys Suffolk warehouse site

18 December 2018
Under-fire investment firm buys Suffolk warehouse site

Under-fire investment firm buys Suffolk warehouse site

18 December 2018

Babergh and Mid Suffolk venture had been criticised for only investing outside of county.