Council news

New leader for public health services in Suffolk

Published 18 April 2012

A clinician with a strong track record in improving public health has taken up her new role as director of public health for Suffolk.

Home-to-school transport consultation launched

Published 26 April 2012

People living in parts of Suffolk which have, or are set to have, a free school are being asked for their views on new home-to-school transport proposals.

Councils want communities fully engaged in Sizewell C plans

Published 30 April 2012

A conference next month will bring together people and key local groups that could be affected by the proposals for a third power station at Sizewell.

Free compost giveaway to green fingered residents

Published 1 May 2012

Free compost, bargain green waste bins and environmental experts are on offer to green fingered Suffolk residents.

Suffolk motorists praised for fuel shortage sense

Published 2 April 2012

Drivers in Suffolk have been praised for the way they responded during last week’s national panic over potential fuel strikes.

Final stages of process to identify new residential homes provider

Published 3 April 2012

Cabinet papers released today set out the proposed future of the county council’s 16 care homes.

Farmer sentenced for neglecting cattle

Published 3 April 2012

Suffolk farmer sentenced to two months imprisonment suspended and 250 hours unpaid work order for causing serious and unnecessary suffering to cattle

Scrutiny Committee seeks views on Demand Responsive Transport

Published 5 April 2012

USERS of Suffolk Links Demand Responsive Transport (DRT) are being encouraged to give their views on how well the service meets their needs

Suffolk cracks down on illegal tobacco

Published 10 April 2012

A NEW CAMPAIGN is being launched today to prevent children being targeted for sales of illegal tobacco.

Suffolk Adoption Service is ‘Outstanding’

Published 12 April 2012

Adoption in Suffolk has been rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.