Council news

Online safety among younger children improving in Suffolk, but support must be sustained

Published 6 February 2018

This year’s annual Cybersurvey results show that more parents are delivering messages of online safety to their children from a young age.

Suffolk pub fined for underage alcohol sales

Published 29 January 2018

The business owner and the licensee of a Suffolk pub have been fined for selling alcohol to under-18s.

Residents thanked for responding to the school and post-16 travel consultation

Published 29 January 2018

On 12 December 2017, Suffolk County Council launched a consultation to help find a long-term solution to providing affordable home to school transport.

Revised GCSE and A Level results reflect progress of Suffolk students

Published 25 January 2018

The Department for Education published revised GCSE and A Level results on Thursday 25 January 2018.

Fraudulent car dealer jailed following investigation by Suffolk Trading Standards and Insolvency Service

Published 23 January 2018

The manager of a Suffolk car dealership has been sentenced to four years in prison for scamming customers out of more than £30,000.

Suffolk County Council approves plans for new heritage centre in Ipswich

Published 17 January 2018

The County Council’s Development Control Committee has approved the scheme to build the new heritage centre The Hold, beside the Ipswich Waterfront.

Additional £21 million to resurface and repair Suffolk’s roads

Published 15 January 2018

Suffolk County Council has announced new plans to invest an additional £21 million in resurfacing and repairing the county’s roads in the next three years.

Increase in hourly funding rate for childcare providers in Suffolk

Published 11 January 2018

The hourly base rate paid to childcare providers in Suffolk will increase from £3.87 per hour to £4.00 per hour from April 2018.

Suffolk Record Office Service is changing in East Suffolk

Published 10 January 2018

Suffolk Record Office is transforming the way its services will be accessed in Lowestoft.

Take part in the Great East Swim 2018

Published 10 January 2018

If you’re ready to make a change to your life and would like to become more active, there are 96 places available on the 2018 programme.