Council news

Suffolk Record Office to join 1940s weekend celebrations

Published 23 May 2017

Lowestoft will be going back in time to the 1940s on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th May in an event to celebrate the town’s history.

Success for Foxhall Household Waste Recycling Centre at national awards

Success for Foxhall Household Waste Recycling Centre at national awards

Published 19 May 2017

The success of a Suffolk Household Waste Recycling Centre has been recognised at a national awards ceremony in London.

Three men jailed for sophisticated fake DVD operation

Three men jailed for sophisticated fake DVD operation

Published 17 May 2017

Three men were jailed for a total of 10 years and seven months for selling fake DVDs following a successful investigation by Suffolk Trading Standards.

Free compost giveaway to green fingered residents in Suffolk

Published 3 May 2017

Free compost giveaway to green fingered residents from Sunday 7 May to Sunday 14 May 2017.

Unite and Foster event to be held in Ipswich as part of ‘Foster Care Fortnight’

Published 2 May 2017

An event aimed at bringing communities together in support of Foster Care will be held at St Michaels Church in Ipswich on 9 May 2017.

Newmarket and Aldeburgh to host Suffolk stage of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain

Newmarket and Aldeburgh to host Suffolk stage of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain

Published 25 April 2017

Newmarket and Aldeburgh will host the Suffolk stage of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain on Friday 8 September 2017.

Suffolk set to welcome Tour return this September

Suffolk set to welcome Tour return this September

Published 25 April 2017

Suffolk is set to welcome the return of Britain’s biggest professional bike race this September, with the race due to take place on Friday 8 September.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service join call to be aware when near water

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service join call to be aware when near water

Published 24 April 2017

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service and has joined a call by UK fire chiefs to raise awareness of the dangers of everyday activities near water.

Trader prosecuted by Suffolk Trading Standards for not carrying out work despite receiving payment

Trader prosecuted by Suffolk Trading Standards for not carrying out work despite receiving payment

Published 18 April 2017

A trader that left a flat uninhabitable after not completing work despite receiving over £10,000 to do so has been prosecuted by Suffolk Trading Standards.

94% of Suffolk children offered first choice of primary school

Published 18 April 2017

94 per cent of parents in Suffolk have been offered their first choice of primary school for their children this year.