Council news

Southwold car parks full ahead of torch arrival

Published 5 July 2012

Motorists are being advised that car parks in Southwold are now full, ahead of the 2012 Olympic torch relay arriving in the town.

Collision causes HGV to overturn on A14

Published 5 July 2012

Emergency services clearing route for Olympic torch

Localised and flash flooding possible in Suffolk late tonight and tomorrow morning

Published 5 July 2012

The Environment Agency and the MET Office have today issued a warning about localised flash flooding in Suffolk overnight tonight.

Torch leaves Suffolk briefly following celebrations in our county town

Published 6 July 2012

The Olympic torch successfully completed the first leg of its three day tour of Suffolk yesterday, culminating in a spectacular evening celebration in Ipswich.

Ipswich exhibition seeks views on plan to tackle flash floods

Published 6 July 2012

Ipswich homeowners can discover measures to tackle the problem of flash flooding at an exhibition which will showcase new schemes for four town trouble spots

Suffolk says goodbye to the Olympic Torch

Published 7 July 2012

On its third day in Suffolk the Olympic torch passes through the west of the county.

September weekend of cycling for The Tour Ride and Tour of Britain

Published 28 June 2012

The Tour Ride East Anglia to now take place on Saturday 8th September

Life-saving flood boats launched in Suffolk

Published 28 June 2012

Cutting-edge flood boats are now available in Suffolk to help specially trained crews perform rescues during severe weather and floods.

Funding boost for transport revamp project

Published 28 June 2012

Over £18 million has been secured by central government to fund the Ipswich scheme, Transport Fit for the 21st Century.

Success for Junior Road Safety Officers

Published 29 June 2012

Scores of primary school students filled the council chamber at Endeavour House this week for the annual Junior Road Safety awards.