Council news

Lowestoft shared office plan to cut costs by millions

Published 5 September 2012

Plans to bring staff from two Suffolk Councils together under one roof will reduce the cost by £3 million over 10 years should they get the go ahead this month.

Time to have your say on the future of schools in Stowmarket and Stowupland

Published 10 September 2012

Options for the future of schools in the Stowmarket and Stowupland area have been published today.

Suffolk project secures £290,000 Lottery backing

Published 11 September 2012

Suffolk project set up to help minority communities to learn English, get more involved in Suffolk life and raise aspiration and attainment among young people.

Making a clean sweep

Published 11 September 2012

With summer nights drawing to a close, residents are being urged to prepare for the cold winter months ahead during Chimney Fire Safety Week.

Five bid for Suffolk highways contract

Published 24 August 2012

Five bidders have successfully made it through to the next stage of the process to decide who will maintain Suffolk’s roads in the future.

7000 Suffolk pupils receive GCSE results

Published 24 August 2012

Today thousands of Suffolk school pupils received their GCSE exam results and are planning their next steps.

Coastal clean up for council chiefs

Published 24 August 2012

Council chiefs pledged to protect the county’s treasured landscape during a tour of Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

Suffolk set to Sort and Save

Published 24 August 2012

3000 ‘Sort and Save’ bags will be given away at Household Waste Recycling Centres across Suffolk to help people organise their recycling with added ease.

Paralympic Flame celebrations light up Suffolk

Published 24 August 2012

Suffolk is gearing up to welcome the Paralympic Flame as it makes it’s way into the county for a bank holiday weekend of celebrations and entertainment.

Free bike checks offered in build up to Suffolk’s big cycling weekend

Published 29 August 2012

Free bike checks are being offered as part of a series of road shows in the build up to the Tour of Britain on 9 September.