Council news

Two weeks left to apply for a secondary school place

Published 17 October 2017

Parents and carers have until Tuesday 31 October to submit their application to secure their child’s place at a Suffolk secondary school for September 2018.

Suffolk Social Worker Karen Stock nominated for National Adoption Week Award

Published 13 October 2017

A Social Worker from Suffolk has been selected as a finalist at the First4Adoption National Adoption Week 2017 Awards.

GCSE and A Level results on the rise in Suffolk

Published 12 October 2017

Provisional GCSE and A Level results have been published by the Department for Education on Thursday 12 October 2017.

Don’t put off your flu vaccination

Published 12 October 2017

Health chiefs in Suffolk are reminding people to get a flu vaccination to ward off the worst effects of a potentially debilitating illness.

Improvement works to go ahead at Tayfen Road, Bury St Edmunds, following public consultation

Improvement works to go ahead at Tayfen Road, Bury St Edmunds, following public consultation

Published 9 October 2017

Following a four-week public consultation, work to improve the junction of Tayfen Road in Bury St Edmunds will go ahead next year.

Reminder to check white goods as Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service marks UK Home Safety Week

Published 5 October 2017

People in Suffolk are being urged to check their white goods and to not use them unattended in an attempt to reduce the risk of fires starting in the home.

Parents urged to have their say on school admissions consultation

Published 3 October 2017

We are seeking views on its proposed admissions policy for the 2019/2020 school year; ensuring school places are offered to children in a fair way.

Director handed suspended sentence after Suffolk Trading Standards undertake illegal tobacco investigation

Published 2 October 2017

The director of a Suffolk shop has been handed a suspended sentence after pleading guilty to supplying illegal tobacco from behind the counter.

Representatives come together to officially open Bury St Edmunds Eastern Relief Road

Representatives come together to officially open Bury St Edmunds Eastern Relief Road

Published 25 September 2017

Those delivering a crucial relief road to the east of Bury St Edmunds have celebrated its official opening.

Sign up for free in time for Liftshare Week: 2 to 8 October 2017

Sign up for free in time for Liftshare Week: 2 to 8 October 2017

Published 19 September 2017

Drivers and passengers are invited to sign up for free for Liftshare Week and help get more people car sharing in Suffolk.