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Green light for 80 new homes

29 April 2021
Green light for 80 new homes

Green light for 80 new homes

29 April 2021

Approval has been granted for 80 new homes after 'final matters' agreed.


Retirement home plans deferred by council

27 April 2021
Retirement home plans deferred by council

Retirement home plans deferred by council

27 April 2021

A decision on plans to build 41 retirement homes close to a village green has been deferred so that councillors can undertake a site visit.


ELECTIONS 2021: Suffolk police and crime commissioner candidates outline priorities

21 April 2021
ELECTIONS 2021: Suffolk police and crime commissioner candidates outline priorities

ELECTIONS 2021: Suffolk police and crime commissioner candidates outline priorities

21 April 2021

PCCs set the policing element of council tax bills, hold their police force to account, and strive to make their force more transparent.


Cab fare changes in Suffolk district scrapped after council admits scheme could 'inadvertently enable discrimination'

19 April 2021
Cab fare changes in Suffolk district scrapped after council admits scheme could 'inadvertently enable discrimination'

Cab fare changes in Suffolk district scrapped after council admits scheme could 'inadvertently enable discrimination'

19 April 2021

The council acknowledged a full equality impact assessment was not carried out and the impacts of the changes were not properly assessed or mitigated.


Joint local plan for development in two Suffolk districts up to 2037 submitted to Government

16 April 2021
Joint local plan for development in two Suffolk districts up to 2037 submitted to Government

Joint local plan for development in two Suffolk districts up to 2037 submitted to Government

16 April 2021

The plan, which eyes 17,000 new homes over its lifetime, has been in development since 2016 and will now be examined by the secretary of state.


Village nine home plan rejected again by council

14 April 2021
Village nine home plan rejected again by council

Village nine home plan rejected again by council

14 April 2021

Plans to develop village land requiring access down a narrow rural lane have been rejected once again.


Decision over plans for 72 'modern' beach huts in seaside town delayed

14 April 2021
Decision over plans for 72 'modern' beach huts in seaside town delayed

Decision over plans for 72 'modern' beach huts in seaside town delayed

14 April 2021

Approval for striking new beach huts at a Suffolk seaside town due to be given by a council has been delayed.


Plans for 35 town houses gets green light

12 April 2021
Plans for 35 town houses gets green light

Plans for 35 town houses gets green light

12 April 2021

Planning permission has been granted for a second phase of homes which will see 35 town houses built in Suffolk.


Suffolk school expansion plans for four sites set for consultation

12 April 2021
Suffolk school expansion plans for four sites set for consultation

Suffolk school expansion plans for four sites set for consultation

12 April 2021

Expansion plans have been unveiled for four Suffolk schools – which would see capacity increase by more than 100 pupils each if approved.


Six seats up for grabs in council by-election

09 April 2021
Six seats up for grabs in council by-election

Six seats up for grabs in council by-election

09 April 2021

The candidates have been announced for this May's by-election in Suffolk.


Candidates for Babergh District Council by-election revealed

09 April 2021
Candidates for Babergh District Council by-election revealed

Candidates for Babergh District Council by-election revealed

09 April 2021

Four candidates have put themselves forward for the Babergh District Council by-election next month for the Great Cornard seat.


By-election candidates revealed for two East Suffolk wards

09 April 2021
By-election candidates revealed for two East Suffolk wards

By-election candidates revealed for two East Suffolk wards

09 April 2021

The candidates contesting two by-elections at East Suffolk have been published ahead of polling day on May 6.


These are the candidates standing for Ipswich Borough Council in the local elections

09 April 2021
These are the candidates standing for Ipswich Borough Council in the local elections

These are the candidates standing for Ipswich Borough Council in the local elections

09 April 2021

The candidates standing in the Ipswich Borough Council elections next month have been published ahead of polling day on May 6.


Candidates standing in Suffolk County Council elections on May 6 revealed

09 April 2021
Candidates standing in Suffolk County Council elections on May 6 revealed

Candidates standing in Suffolk County Council elections on May 6 revealed

09 April 2021

Voters will take to the polls in the 2021 local elections in May – with candidate lists for the Suffolk County Council polls now confirmed.


These are the latest artists and venues announced for Sound City Ipswich festival

09 April 2021
These are the latest artists and venues announced for Sound City Ipswich festival

These are the latest artists and venues announced for Sound City Ipswich festival

09 April 2021

The latest raft of artists and venues to feature in a Suffolk festival have been unveiled, as the event spreads over two days for its 2021 return.


Suffolk's Police and Crime Commissioner candidates announced ahead of election

09 April 2021
Suffolk's Police and Crime Commissioner candidates announced ahead of election

Suffolk's Police and Crime Commissioner candidates announced ahead of election

09 April 2021

The four candidates contesting this year’s police and crime commissioner election for Suffolk have been unveiled.


Village's nine home build recommended despite community concerns

07 April 2021
Village's nine home build recommended despite community concerns

Village's nine home build recommended despite community concerns

07 April 2021

Fresh plans for homes in a Mid Suffolk village have been recommended for approval next week, despite ongoing fears from the community about highways.


One in five lorries' worth of recycling waste in Suffolk rejected due to contamination

07 April 2021
One in five lorries' worth of recycling waste in Suffolk rejected due to contamination

One in five lorries' worth of recycling waste in Suffolk rejected due to contamination

07 April 2021

More than 10,000 tonnes of Suffolk recycling waste has to be rejected each year because of contamination from wrong items being put in bins.


Care village in Suffolk rejected

06 April 2021
Care village in Suffolk rejected

Care village in Suffolk rejected

06 April 2021

Plans to establish a care village in the Suffolk countryside have been unanimously rejected.


Survey finds 84% of Suffolk respondents willing to have Covid-19 vaccine

06 April 2021
Survey finds 84% of Suffolk respondents willing to have Covid-19 vaccine

Survey finds 84% of Suffolk respondents willing to have Covid-19 vaccine

06 April 2021

A survey of people in Suffolk has indicated that 84 per cent will be willing to have a Covid-19 vaccine – below the national level expected.