Council news

Help make councils more accessible online

Published 21 June 2012

The county council is asking local people and businesses to suggest mobile phone and tablet computer ‘apps’ which would make it easier to get what they need.

Ticketing cheats under the Scampaign spotlight

Published 25 June 2012

Music and sports fans are being warned by Suffolk Trading Standards not to fall victim to fake ticketing sites this summer.

Trading Standards' farm shop charter is finalist for top award

Published 26 June 2012

Suffolk Trading Standards' farm shop charter scheme has been recognised on a national stage at the Municipal Journal Achievement Awards held in London

Hero campaigns against loan sharks

Published 26 June 2012

A local campaigner against loan sharks has won a prestigious award at the Trading Standards Institute Conference today.

Open Schools East is launched

Published 26 June 2012

A national first for sharing educational best practice has been launched today in the East of England.

Huge torch relay crowds expected

Published 27 June 2012

The Olympic torch could attract 160,000 to 190,000 spectators when it passes through Suffolk next week.

Suffolk set for street party celebrations

Published 1 June 2012

The Diamond Jubilee has almost arrived and Suffolk is set to celebrate in style.

DisabledGo is launched in Suffolk

Published 1 June 2012

DisabledGo, a new service that sign posts accessible activities, has been officially launched in Suffolk

Free insulation for all Suffolk homes

Published 7 June 2012

Free cavity wall and loft insulation is now being offered to all residents in Suffolk.

£300,000 of funding secured for Suffolk trainees

Published 11 June 2012

Suffolk trainees will benefit from £300,000 funding from Heritage Lottery Fund to kick start careers in the heritage sector.