Council news

Popular Most Active County initiatives inspire Suffolk residents to get active and change their lives

Published 3 January 2020

The Great East Swim and Run programmes have been inspiring Suffolk residents to get active for the last 8 years.

‘Reeder’ becomes ‘REDer’ for January!

Published 31 December 2019

Councillor James Reeder, Suffolk County Council Cabinet Member for Public Health and Prevention.

Opinion: 2019, a year in which I hope we’ve done Suffolk proud

Published 30 December 2019

By Matthew Hicks, leader of Suffolk County Council.

New SEND provision identified – ready to offer 168 additional spaces from September 2020

Published 20 December 2019

Further information about the development of new Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) units attached to mainstream schools in the county.

David Waters jailed for 2 years and 8 months for misleading vulnerable customers

Published 19 December 2019

Suffolk businessman, David Waters (71 of Manwick Road, Felixstowe), has today (19 December 2019) received a 32-month custodial sentence.

New bridleway opens up traffic free link

New bridleway opens up traffic free link

Published 17 December 2019

A newly created bridleway in Bury St Edmunds linking the south east side of the town with Suffolk Business Park was officially opened today.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service rated “Good” in Government inspection

Published 17 December 2019

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service is rated "Good" for its effectiveness, efficiency and how well it leads and manages its staff.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service welcomes applications for new firefighters

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service welcomes applications for new firefighters

Published 2 December 2019

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service is looking for new wholetime firefighters as it opens its doors to all members of the community from 2 December 2019.

Schoolchildren’s mission to create 1,000 endangered animals from waste

Schoolchildren’s mission to create 1,000 endangered animals from waste

Published 29 November 2019

From turtles to snow leopards, Suffolk schoolchildren have created 1,000 endangered animals from recycled material.

Award winning Leading Lives celebrates continued success

Award winning Leading Lives celebrates continued success

Published 26 November 2019

Suffolk’s Leading Lives has just picked up a national award for Public Service Mutual of the Year at the UK Employee Ownership Awards.