Council news

Launch of Suffolk Energy Ambassador Programme

Published 11 July 2012

An ambitious and unique programme is being launched to link every secondary school in Suffolk with the energy industry.

Suffolk says NO to pylons

Published 12 July 2012

Suffolk County Council’s cabinet agrees to lead the opposition against National Grid’s pylon plans.

Suffolk schools get energy funding boost

Published 13 July 2012

Seven schools along Suffolk’s east coast are celebrating thanks to a £35,000 windfall designed to inspire and equip pupils for a career in the energy industry.

Textile recycling bags now on their way to Suffolk homes

Published 16 July 2012

Every household in Suffolk will soon receive new textile recycling bags as part of a trial scheme.

Suffolk welcomes the Olympic torch

Published 4 July 2012

The Olympic torch starts its three-day tour of Suffolk today as it makes its way to the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Games.

Southwold car parks full ahead of torch arrival

Published 5 July 2012

Motorists are being advised that car parks in Southwold are now full, ahead of the 2012 Olympic torch relay arriving in the town.

Collision causes HGV to overturn on A14

Published 5 July 2012

Emergency services clearing route for Olympic torch

Localised and flash flooding possible in Suffolk late tonight and tomorrow morning

Published 5 July 2012

The Environment Agency and the MET Office have today issued a warning about localised flash flooding in Suffolk overnight tonight.

Torch leaves Suffolk briefly following celebrations in our county town

Published 6 July 2012

The Olympic torch successfully completed the first leg of its three day tour of Suffolk yesterday, culminating in a spectacular evening celebration in Ipswich.

Ipswich exhibition seeks views on plan to tackle flash floods

Published 6 July 2012

Ipswich homeowners can discover measures to tackle the problem of flash flooding at an exhibition which will showcase new schemes for four town trouble spots