Council news

Suffolk offers new CareAware service

Published 5 March 2012

Suffolk residents to benefit from free impartial advice on how to fund long term care.

Suffolk people urged to show support for better broadband

Published 26 January 2012

People who live, work and shop in Suffolk are being urged to show their support for the Better Broadband for Suffolk campaign.

Suffolk residents protected by new No Cold Calling Zone

Published 7 December 2011

The ongoing crackdown on rogue traders and uninvited doorstep sellers in Suffolk continued today with the launch of a ‘No Cold Calling Zone’ in Felixstowe

Roman Hill Primary rated outstanding

Published 7 December 2011

Following an inspection by Ofsted in November, Roman Hill Primary School has been judged as ‘outstanding’, an accolade awarded to only 10% of schools inspected

Shop owner pleads guilty to underage sales

Published 26 January 2012

A Lowestoft shop owner has pleaded guilty to allowing a child to buy cigarettes from his store.

Stage set to celebrate Stars of Suffolk

Published 2 December 2011

The nominations are in, the judges have made their decisions and now 47 finalists are waiting to discover whether they’ll be crowned a 2011 Star of Suffolk.

Stark warning over Olympic lottery scam

Published 27 March 2012

Bogus Olympic lottery letters are being sent to unsuspecting Suffolk residents.

Stars of Suffolk Celebrated

Published 7 December 2011

At an awards ceremony held at Endeavour House, 16 deserving winners were announced to applause, tears and standing ovations from the 280-strong audience.

Street lights to remain switched on over the festive period

Published 16 December 2011

All Suffolk County Council managed street lights will remain switched on from dusk until dawn over the Christmas period and on New Year’s Eve.

Suffolk County Council freezes share of council tax, again

Published 10 February 2012

SUFFOLK county councillors have voted to freeze the authority’s share of next year’s council tax bills for a second consecutive year.