Council news

No costs for Jubilee street party organisers

Published 15 March 2012

Suffolk County Council has announced that it will not make any charges for those holding a Diamond Jubilee street party this summer

No stress street parties

Published 6 February 2012

Street party stress will become a thing of the past as the county council simplifies the application process in time for the Diamond Jubilee.

Olympic flame's route through Suffolk revealed

Published 19 March 2012

Get ready to welcome the Olympic Flame as it's carried down your street in Suffolk

Pakefield High School tops out

Published 3 February 2012

The finishing touches were made to a specially designed roof today during a traditional topping out ceremony at the new Pakefield High School

Parents urged to have their say on school admissions

Published 26 January 2012

Today parents and carers across the county are being asked by Suffolk County Council to have their say over the proposed school admission process.

Property developer’s guide agreed to help economic growth in Suffolk

Published 22 February 2012

Suffolk County Council has approved a guide making it easier for developers to plan new developments and work with councils to benefit local communities.

Record breaking year for Suffolk’s ‘Green Oscars’

Published 8 February 2012

A record breaking number of entries have been received for the prestigious Creating the Greenest County awards this year.

Full Council recommended to back council tax freeze

Published 26 January 2012

Suffolk county councillors have been recommended to freeze the authority’s share of next year’s council tax bills when they agree the council’s 2012/13 budget.

Halesworth votes yes to improved sporting future

Published 26 January 2012

People in Halesworth have overwhelmingly backed a proposal that will eventually create new, state of the art sports facilities

Holiday scammers on the prowl

Published 26 January 2012

Officially the most depressing day of the year is fast approaching and Suffolk Trading Standards is warning people to be vigilant when booking a sunny holiday