Council news

Farmer banned from keeping livestock

Published 16 April 2018

A farmer who pleaded guilty to Animal Welfare offences has been banned from keeping livestock.

More than 94% of Suffolk children offered first choice of primary school

Published 16 April 2018

94.6% or 7,435 children have been offered a reception place for September 2018 at their parents' preferred school.

County Council set to kick start Chilton Woods development

Published 9 April 2018

The county council plans to kick start the Chilton Woods development within weeks, subject to Cabinet approval.

Show your support and become a ‘Breast Friend’

Published 9 April 2018

Suffolk County Council is encouraging partners, families and friends to consider what they can do to support breastfeeding mothers.

National Lottery funding approved for The Hold: a Suffolk archives service for the 21st century

National Lottery funding approved for The Hold: a Suffolk archives service for the 21st century

Published 5 April 2018

A National Lottery grant of £10.3 million to create a flagship heritage centre for Suffolk and transform people’s access to their archives has been announced.

Volunteers needed to help Suffolk get composting

Volunteers needed to help Suffolk get composting

Published 29 March 2018

Suffolk Master Composters are inviting green minded enthusiasts to join their ranks and master the art of composting this spring.

Serial rogue trader receives Enforcement Order

Published 29 March 2018

Suffolk Trading Standards has taken action to help protect residents from a serial rogue trader.

Deadline for Raising the Bar Co-Presenter Competition has now been extended

Deadline for Raising the Bar Co-Presenter Competition has now been extended

Published 26 March 2018

Budding co-presenters have been given more time to take part in the Raising the Bar 2018 co-presenter competition.

Fourth progress report on Upper Orwell Crossings ground investigations published

Published 23 March 2018

The ground investigation works as part of the Upper Orwell Crossings project are now in their final phase, following the completion of works within the highway.

Funding for transport schemes to bring forward housing

Published 23 March 2018

The government has announced that Suffolk County Council’s bids to the Housing Infrastructure Fund (HIF) have successfully got through to the next stage.