Council news

Suffolk County Council’s Children’s Services satisfies CQC in latest inspection

Published 18 January 2019

The Care Quality Commission are satisfied with the effective and well led care being provided by our health services for children and young people.

10,000 Suffolk homes say ‘no’ to cold callers on their doorsteps

Published 9 January 2019

Suffolk Trading Standards recently gave out its 10,000th No Cold Calling sticker, just four years after launching the campaign.

Going the extra kilometre at the Alton Water Great Run Local

Going the extra kilometre at the Alton Water Great Run Local

Published 7 January 2019

The Holbrook Great Run Local (GRL), previously held at the Holbrook Community Centre, has moved to the picturesque Alton Water Reservoir in Stutton.

Places available for “life changing” Great East Swim programme

Published 7 January 2019

Lavinia was one of 77 individuals who signed up and took part in the Great East Swim outreach programme in 2018 and has not looked back since.

Primary school application deadline approaches

Published 7 January 2019

You have until Tuesday 15 January 2019 to make your application to secure your child’s place at a Primary, Infant, Junior or Middle school for September 2019.

Public Health Suffolk launches sugar reduction fund

Public Health Suffolk launches sugar reduction fund

Published 7 January 2019

Public Health Suffolk and Suffolk Community Foundation will offer grant funding to support local projects which encourage a reduction in sugar intake.

Local councils urge people to take part in Sizewell C consultation

Published 4 January 2019

People in east Suffolk are invited to take part in the latest round of consultation about Sizewell C nuclear power station.

Energy project awards its 100th grant to help businesses be more environmentally friendly

Energy project awards its 100th grant to help businesses be more environmentally friendly

Published 2 January 2019

100 Norfolk and Suffolk businesses have now received a grant from The Business Energy Efficiency (BEE) Anglia project.

Consumers failing to protect themselves from online fraud this sales season

Published 20 December 2018

Hunt for a bargain putting shoppers at risk of falling victim to online scams, warns National Trading Standards.

Sport and Physical Activity worth £270m a year to the Suffolk economy

Sport and Physical Activity worth £270m a year to the Suffolk economy

Published 18 December 2018

A new report has revealed the importance of the Sport and Physical Activity sector to the Suffolk economy.