Council news

Time is ticking for County’s greenest to step forward

Published 26 January 2012

The deadline is looming for innovative entries to the prestigious 2012 ‘Creating the Greenest County’ awards.

Trading Standards uses ‘lethal weapon’ to bag top award

Published 26 January 2012

Scooping a top award last night, Suffolk Trading Standards’ ‘lethal weapon’ in the fight against rogue traders was celebrated at the prestigious UK awards

Unwanted gifts needed in Suffolk

Published 26 January 2012

Suffolk's waste team is urging people to stop and think before discarding undesired Christmas gifts this January.

Suffolk signs up to heritage crime initiative

Published 6 January 2012

Suffolk County Council has signed up to a new initiative to tackle heritage crime and stop thieves and vandals from destroying ancient monuments

Suffolk students in loan scam scare

Published 2 February 2012

Students are being warned against a devious student loan scam currently in circulation

Suffolk to lead the way on healthy ageing in Europe

Published 8 December 2011

Suffolk is to play a leading international role in developing new ways of keeping people active, healthy and happy as they grow older.

Suffolk waste project shortlisted for local government ‘Oscars’

Published 16 December 2011

The successful project to build an energy-from-waste facility in Suffolk has been shortlisted for one of local government’s most prestigious awards

Suffolk’s Libraries IPS appoints new chairman

Published 21 March 2012

The board of the organisation taking over the management of Suffolk’s library service has appointed a new chairman.

Suffolk’s Libraries IPS interim board complete

Published 10 February 2012

ALL positions on the interim board set up to run Suffolk’s library service in partnership with local library groups have been filled.

Suffolk roads gritting and schools update @ 16:20 Sunday 5 February 2012

Published 5 February 2012

Suffolk's A and B roads, main bus and commuter routes are now largely running clear following 24 hours of ploughing and gritting by Suffolk County Council.