Council news

Suffolk set to welcome Women’s Tour for third time this summer

Suffolk set to welcome Women’s Tour for third time this summer

Published 25 May 2016

The media were invited along the route planned for Stage One of the forthcoming Aviva Women’s Tour that returns to Suffolk for the third time this summer.

Proposed new heritage centre receives over £0.5million grant

Proposed new heritage centre receives over £0.5million grant

Published 23 May 2016

Suffolk County Council’s Record Office has received a grant of over £0.5 million from the Heritage Lottery Fund towards a proposals for a new heritage centre.

Council’s Cabinet commits to no further fire station closures in Suffolk before Government’s 2020 Spending Review

Published 18 May 2016

Suffolk County Council’s Cabinet approved plans yesterday for Suffolk Fire and Rescue’s 2015-18 Integrated Risk Management Plan (IRMP).

Shop owner prosecuted for selling illicit tobacco and counterfeit cigarettes

Published 18 May 2016

A shop owner in Ipswich has pled guilty to selling illicit tobacco and counterfeit cigarettes.

£10million of road surfacing work taking place during spring and summer 2016

Published 16 May 2016

Suffolk County Council is allocating £10million of additional investment from its reserves into 2016’s programme of road surface dressing before September.

Ipswich pupils mark start of Walk to School Week

Ipswich pupils mark start of Walk to School Week

Published 16 May 2016

Pupils and parents at Ranelagh Primary School in Ipswich stepped out today to be part of national Walk to School Week, which runs from 16 to 20 May.

Suffolk steps out for a year of walking

Suffolk steps out for a year of walking

Published 12 May 2016

Get ready for a celebration of all things walking with the start of a new campaign that invites old and young, and everyone in between, to step up to the year o

Free composting workshops in Suffolk

Free composting workshops in Suffolk

Published 12 May 2016

Suffolk Master Composter volunteers will be holding free workshops to help beginners get the most benefit from setting up their own compost at home.

Time to Foster, Time to Care: Foster Care Fortnight 2016

Published 10 May 2016

Suffolk County Council is asking would-be foster carers with love to give to come forward and offer children a stable home.

Investment funding enables detailed work to progress on Suffolk’s two major crossing schemes

Published 10 May 2016

Suffolk County Council’s Cabinet will discuss proposals to invest £20m over the next three years two major crossing schemes in Lowestoft and Ipswich.