Council news

Cabinet agrees to Healthwatch Suffolk

Published 18 May 2012

Local people to have their voices heard on health issues thanks to a new Healthwatch service.

Olympic flame takes first steps on route to Suffolk

Published 18 May 2012

Olympic flame starts its 48-day journey to Suffolk this week and the county’s Olympic chiefs are urging people to get ready to welcome it.

Local leaders commit to working together to create a single front door for public services

Published 18 May 2012

Public sector leaders from across Suffolk committed this week to work towards a single public IT network.

£5,500 raised to fight Cystic Fibrosis

Published 18 May 2012

A £5500 cheque has been presented to the Cystic Fibrosis Trust by Suffolk County Council Chairman, Patricia O’Brien as she marks the close of her year in office

Leader smashes million step target in time for walking festival

Published 21 May 2012

Just in time for the official Olympic torch handover and the launch of Suffolk's Walking Festival 2012.

‘Scampaign’ launched to protect Suffolk people

Published 1 May 2012

A crack down on rogue traders and cold callers is being launched today as part of Suffolk Trading Standards’ six month long ‘Scampaign’.

Aspiring female firefighters put to the test

Published 2 May 2012

Stamina, skill and dedication were in abundance this week at a firefighter open day aimed specifically at women.

Suffolk welcomes Swedish health delegation

Published 4 May 2012

Suffolk is set to welcome a delegation of health experts from Sweden who are determined to improve workplace health.

Excitement 'brewing', after Suffolk and Norfolk stage of the Tour of Britain launched in Southwold

Published 8 May 2012

Suffolk and Norfolk’s joint stage of the Tour of Britain was officially launched today

Suffolk Youth Offending Service praised

Published 9 May 2012

Suffolk's Youth Offending Service is considered to be in the top 10% in the country, a recent inspection has revealed.