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Legal challenge for Lakenheath school under RAF flightpath

11 December 2018
Legal challenge for Lakenheath school under RAF flightpath

Legal challenge for Lakenheath school under RAF flightpath

11 December 2018

A legal challenge has been mounted over a decision to approve a new 420-place primary school beneath an RAF flightpath


Council funding for two PCSOs in Mid Suffolk approved

11 December 2018
Council funding for two PCSOs in Mid Suffolk approved

Council funding for two PCSOs in Mid Suffolk approved

11 December 2018

Mid Suffolk District Council’s cabinet agreed the proposal to commit £149,200.


Sudbury to help form spine of proposed high-speed broadband network for Suffolk

11 December 2018
Sudbury to help form spine of proposed high-speed broadband network for Suffolk

Sudbury to help form spine of proposed high-speed broadband network for Suffolk

11 December 2018

Sudbury will help form the spine of a new multi-million pound scheme for a high-speed fibre broadband network across Suffolk.


Suffolk County Council aims to save almost £60m with series of 'transformation programmes'

05 December 2018
Suffolk County Council aims to save almost £60m with series of 'transformation programmes'

Suffolk County Council aims to save almost £60m with series of 'transformation programmes'

05 December 2018

Nearly £60million is hoped to be saved at Suffolk County Council in the next four years, via a series of ‘transformation programmes’.


Christmas fayre to continue for at least another three years

28 November 2018
Christmas fayre to continue for at least another three years

Christmas fayre to continue for at least another three years

28 November 2018

Councillors give green light to event after discussing fayre review.


Pilot scheme to improve special educational needs provision in Suffolk outlined

26 November 2018
Pilot scheme to improve special educational needs provision in Suffolk outlined

Pilot scheme to improve special educational needs provision in Suffolk outlined

26 November 2018

A programme to turn around Suffolk’s special education needs (SEN) has been outlined – with a new pilot scheme set to spearhead the measures.


Insurance payouts for pothole damage doubled in Suffolk year on year

22 November 2018
Insurance payouts for pothole damage doubled in Suffolk year on year

Insurance payouts for pothole damage doubled in Suffolk year on year

22 November 2018

Insurance payouts for vehicle damage caused by potholes in Suffolk more than doubled in a year, new data has revealed.


Criticisms mount as Suffolk County Council reveals plans for millions in budget cuts

21 November 2018
Criticisms mount as Suffolk County Council reveals plans for millions in budget cuts

Criticisms mount as Suffolk County Council reveals plans for millions in budget cuts

21 November 2018

Millions of pounds of cutbacks for council services in Suffolk next year have been revealed – with householders facing further council tax rises.


New campaign aims to boost recycling levels in Sudbury and Hadleigh

15 November 2018
New campaign aims to boost recycling levels in Sudbury and Hadleigh

New campaign aims to boost recycling levels in Sudbury and Hadleigh

15 November 2018

Key towns in south Suffolk may be in line to get on-street recycling bins, as part of a drive to help make Babergh more environmentally friendly.


Suffolk County Council reveal plans to cut millions from budget

14 November 2018
Suffolk County Council reveal plans to cut millions from budget

Suffolk County Council reveal plans to cut millions from budget

14 November 2018

Council tax is set to rise for the next three years as services are cut


Suffolk County Council reveal plans to make millions of pounds in cuts

14 November 2018
Suffolk County Council reveal plans to make millions of pounds in cuts

Suffolk County Council reveal plans to make millions of pounds in cuts

14 November 2018

The axe will fall hardest on the highways, growth and infrastructure department, where £4.2million in savings will be generated.


Plans submitted for new Suffolk special school for children with autism

12 November 2018
Plans submitted for new Suffolk special school for children with autism

Plans submitted for new Suffolk special school for children with autism

12 November 2018

Plans have been submitted by Suffolk’s education team for a new special school in the county, amid a “crisis” in special education needs provision.


Opposition fears free parking could be lost from Sudbury if enforcement is transferred

09 November 2018
Opposition fears free parking could be lost from Sudbury if enforcement is transferred

Opposition fears free parking could be lost from Sudbury if enforcement is transferred

09 November 2018

Fears have been raised that free parking could be lost in Suffolk’s towns, if enforcement is transferred from the police to local councils.


Councillors say Christmas Fayre plans are 'devoid of ambition'

09 November 2018
Councillors say Christmas Fayre plans are 'devoid of ambition'

Councillors say Christmas Fayre plans are 'devoid of ambition'

09 November 2018

A final decision will be made when the shadow executive of both councils meets at the end of the month.


Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre set to continue

01 November 2018
Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre set to continue

Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre set to continue

01 November 2018

Councils in West Suffolk are set to commit to running the Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre for another three years.


Council under scrutiny after second Suffolk children's home rated inadequate

26 October 2018
Council under scrutiny after second Suffolk children's home rated inadequate

Council under scrutiny after second Suffolk children's home rated inadequate

26 October 2018

Questions have been raised over Suffolk County Council’s management of vulnerable children’s homes, as another received an inadequate Ofsted rating.


Plans for 240 homes in Elmswell unanimously approved

24 October 2018
Plans for 240 homes in Elmswell unanimously approved

Plans for 240 homes in Elmswell unanimously approved

24 October 2018

The application submitted to develop land off Wetherden Road had been deferred twice over the summer.


Highways bosses pledge to increase pothole repairs in Suffolk

21 October 2018
Highways bosses pledge to increase pothole repairs in Suffolk

Highways bosses pledge to increase pothole repairs in Suffolk

21 October 2018

More potholes on Suffolk’s roads are set to be repaired as part of a fresh purge of highways problems, according to roads chiefs.