Council news

One hundred gritting runs completed so far this winter to keep Suffolk’s roads safe

Published 22 February 2017

Suffolk’s gritting teams have treated enough miles to travel around the world more than four times so far this winter.

Gold standard ‘Tea amongst the trees’

Gold standard ‘Tea amongst the trees’

Published 20 February 2017

Brandon Country Park’s Copper Beach Tea Room has been awarded a Gold level Award for its healthy menu choice and range of food available to visitors.

New campaign sheds light on suicide

Published 20 February 2017

A new countywide campaign that aims to prevent suicide in Suffolk is taking a new approach to this devastating issue.

Suffolk County Council and Suffolk’s clinical commissioning groups’ joint statement regarding the Ofsted and CQC Local Area SEND Inspection outcome

Published 17 February 2017

Suffolk County Council and Suffolk’s clinical commissioning groups statement.

New preschools to be built in Lavenham and Stowmarket

Published 13 February 2017

We'll receive a capital funding contribution from the Department for Education toward the cost of building new preschools in Lavenham and Stowmarket.

Carbon neutral scheme by Suffolk Highways receives environmental award

Carbon neutral scheme by Suffolk Highways receives environmental award

Published 13 February 2017

Suffolk Highways’ first carbon neutral scheme has been recognised by a campaign that promotes and rewards environmental best practice.

Suffolk’s youngest children have greater online access than ever before

Published 7 February 2017

This year’s annual cyber survey results show that 83% of 10-11 year olds in Suffolk now have access to either a smartphone or tablet.

Man receives suspended sentence for selling horseboxes with altered mileage and MOT certificates

Man receives suspended sentence for selling horseboxes with altered mileage and MOT certificates

Published 3 February 2017

A trader from Suffolk has today received a suspended sentence at Ipswich Crown Court for selling horseboxes with altered mileage.

New report announces vision for mental health in Suffolk

Published 26 January 2017

Suffolk’s Director of Public Health releases his annual report today (26 January) setting an ambition to improve mental health services in Suffolk over the next

Design Team announced for ‘The Hold’

Design Team announced for ‘The Hold’

Published 25 January 2017

The design team who will develop the planned heritage centre, ‘The Hold’ has today been announced.