Council news

Independent review of Upper Orwell Crossings costs published

Published 1 October 2018

The cost of building three new bridges across the river Orwell in Ipswich will be up to £139 million, a new independent report has confirmed.

Cabinet to examine new care at home model

Published 1 October 2018

A new model for the delivery of adult social care in Suffolk will go before Cabinet on Tuesday 9 October 2018.

Representatives come together to officially open Beccles Southern Relief Road

Representatives come together to officially open Beccles Southern Relief Road

Published 25 September 2018

The Beccles Southern Relief Road was officially opened by Vice Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk, Robert Rous.

County council urges residents to make use of new bus service between Haverhill and West Suffolk Hospital

Published 25 September 2018

More residents are encouraged to use a new community bus service linking Haverhill with West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds.

Suffolk’s businesses invited to comment on fair enforcement

Published 24 September 2018

Suffolk’s businesses and residents are being invited to comment on Suffolk County Council Trading Standards’ proposed updated Enforcement Policy.

Rogue traders targeting the elderly and vulnerable sentenced to a combined 82 weeks and fined £5,994

Published 20 September 2018

An Essex company which sold unnecessary energy products to vulnerable people in Suffolk has been successfully prosecuted for a total of 16 offences.

Residents invited to have their say on proposals for the future of Lowestoft Record Office

Published 21 September 2018

Suffolk County Council is seeking views on proposals for the future of Record Office services in North East Suffolk.

Suffolk County Council launches scheme celebrating takeaways offering healthy options

Suffolk County Council launches scheme celebrating takeaways offering healthy options

Published 20 September 2018

Suffolk County Council has launched a scheme encouraging takeaways to promote healthier food and drink options to their customers.

Lasting Legacies: Annual Public Health Report launched at Health and Wellbeing Board Conference

Lasting Legacies: Annual Public Health Report launched at Health and Wellbeing Board Conference

Published 19 September 2018

Suffolk’s Annual Health and Wellbeing Board Conference took place on Wednesday 19 September at Wherstead Park, Ipswich.

Have your say on a bright future for local design

Published 17 September 2018

Take part in a survey about the Suffolk Design Guide. The survey closes on Wednesday 31 October 2018.