Council news

Suffolk County Council approves plans for new heritage centre in Ipswich

Published 17 January 2018

The County Council’s Development Control Committee has approved the scheme to build the new heritage centre The Hold, beside the Ipswich Waterfront.

Additional £21 million to resurface and repair Suffolk’s roads

Published 15 January 2018

Suffolk County Council has announced new plans to invest an additional £21 million in resurfacing and repairing the county’s roads in the next three years.

Increase in hourly funding rate for childcare providers in Suffolk

Published 11 January 2018

The hourly base rate paid to childcare providers in Suffolk will increase from £3.87 per hour to £4.00 per hour from April 2018.

Suffolk Record Office Service is changing in East Suffolk

Published 10 January 2018

Suffolk Record Office is transforming the way its services will be accessed in Lowestoft.

Take part in the Great East Swim 2018

Take part in the Great East Swim 2018

Published 10 January 2018

If you’re ready to make a change to your life and would like to become more active, there are 96 places available on the 2018 programme.

Improvement works to Northgate in Bury St Edmunds to start at the end of January

Published 10 January 2018

Transport improvements to the area surrounding Northgate Roundabout will begin on 22 January for 16 weeks.

Suffolk Trading Standards officer named in New Year’s Honours List

Suffolk Trading Standards officer named in New Year’s Honours List

Published 29 December 2017

A Suffolk Trading Standards officer has tonight been named in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List.

Suffolk Family Nurse Partnership Celebrate with annual Christmas Party

Suffolk Family Nurse Partnership Celebrate with annual Christmas Party

Published 22 December 2017

The Family Nurse Partnership held their annual Christmas Party last week, celebrating their families’ achievements over the last year.

More counterfeit Fingerlings seized at Port of Felixstowe by Suffolk Trading Standards

More counterfeit Fingerlings seized at Port of Felixstowe by Suffolk Trading Standards

Published 21 December 2017

Five hundred more of the popular children’s toy, Fingerlings, have been seized by Suffolk Trading Standards at the Port of Felixstowe.

Primary School application deadline approaches

Published 21 December 2017

You have until Monday 15 January to make your application to secure your child’s place at a Suffolk Primary, Infant, Junior or Middle school for September 2018.