Council news

Help make Suffolk the Greenest County – join the spring clean

Published 13 March 2018

Local communities are encouraged to clean up towns, villages and countryside by getting involved in a litter pick.

Raising the Bar Awards 2018 nominations are now open; plus: Fancy a career in presenting?

Published 13 March 2018

Find the pupils and students, and people, places and projects that are Raising the Bar in education for Suffolk’s children and young people.

Third progress report on Upper Orwell Crossings ground investigations

Published 7 March 2018

Off-shore ground investigation works for the Upper Orwell Crossings projects have been completed.

Suffolk Highways goes to war on potholes

Published 7 March 2018

Suffolk Highways has declared war on the potholes which are opening up on the county’s roads, following one of the worst winters in recent years.

Suffolk to host opening stage of OVO Energy Women’s Tour

Suffolk to host opening stage of OVO Energy Women’s Tour

Published 7 March 2018

The OVO Energy Women’s Tour will return to Suffolk this June, as the county hosts the opening stage to the UCI Women’s WorldTour race on Wednesday 13 June.

More than 97% of students receive their preferred Secondary School on National Offer Day

Published 1 March 2018

Suffolk’s secondary schools confirm places for 2018/2019 today.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service calling for new recruits

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service calling for new recruits

Published 1 March 2018

For the first time in nine years, Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service is recruiting wholetime firefighters.

Great East Run challenge for 50 inactive Suffolk residents

Published 1 March 2018

50 Suffolk residents who are currently inactive are being given the opportunity to change their lives.

Suffolk residents urged to take care of themselves and look out for elderly neighbours during snowy weather

Published 28 February 2018

People in Suffolk are being urged to take extra precautions around potential fire risks, and look out for elderly neighbours, during the snowy weather.

Council launches next phase of Raising the Bar

Published 27 February 2018

Suffolk County Council’s Cabinet has agreed an update to the Raising the Bar strategy, covering the years 2018-2020.