Council news

Suffolk launches innovative new fire engine

Suffolk launches innovative new fire engine

Published 25 April 2018

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service celebrated the launch of the new Light Rescue Pump (LRP) at Wrentham Fire Station.

Do you have someone to thank or say well done to in education? The deadline to get your nominations in for the Raising the Bar Awards has been extended

Do you have someone to thank or say well done to in education? The deadline to get your nominations in for the Raising the Bar Awards has been extended

Published 25 April 2018

The deadline for entries for the awards has now been extended until 5pm on Friday 11 May.

Over 6,500 potholes repaired in Suffolk since January

Published 24 April 2018

Suffolk has seen over 6,500 potholes repaired since 1 January 2018 with a further 950 scheduled to be fixed over coming weeks.

Childwick House triumph in Suffolk Care Home Olympics

Childwick House triumph in Suffolk Care Home Olympics

Published 24 April 2018

Residents of Childwick House, an Orbit independent living scheme in Newmarket, are the Suffolk Care Home Olympics Champions for 2018.

Works in Bury St Edmunds come to an end

Published 18 April 2018

The final phase of civil work to improve walking and cycling facilities around Northgate Roundabout is due to finish on Friday 20 April 2018.

Farmer banned from keeping livestock

Published 16 April 2018

A farmer who pleaded guilty to Animal Welfare offences has been banned from keeping livestock.

More than 94% of Suffolk children offered first choice of primary school

Published 16 April 2018

94.6% or 7,435 children have been offered a reception place for September 2018 at their parents' preferred school.

County Council set to kick start Chilton Woods development

Published 9 April 2018

The county council plans to kick start the Chilton Woods development within weeks, subject to Cabinet approval.

Show your support and become a ‘Breast Friend’

Published 9 April 2018

Suffolk County Council is encouraging partners, families and friends to consider what they can do to support breastfeeding mothers.

National Lottery funding approved for The Hold: a Suffolk archives service for the 21st century

National Lottery funding approved for The Hold: a Suffolk archives service for the 21st century

Published 5 April 2018

A National Lottery grant of £10.3 million to create a flagship heritage centre for Suffolk and transform people’s access to their archives has been announced.