Council news

Application window to open soon for museums trainee programme

Published 13 June 2019

If you want to become a trainee at one of five Partner Museums across Essex and Suffolk then it is nearly time to apply.

Little feet take big strides in Suffolk

Little feet take big strides in Suffolk

Published 12 June 2019

Nursery children are taking big strides to be more active by embarking on a Little Feet Walking Challenge.

Former Director receives suspended prison sentence and 100 hours Community Payback for company’s misleading sales pitches

Published 19 June 2007

The former Director of an Essex-based energy installation company has been successfully prosecuted by Suffolk Trading Standards.

Lake Lothing Third Crossing project hosts successful suppliers event

Published 6 June 2019

Over 100 attendees from local, regional and national businesses heard how they could be involved in the supply chain for Lake Lothing Third Crossing.

Suffolk’s communities gearing up to celebrate the return of the Women’s Tour

Published 6 June 2019

The OVO Energy Women’s Tour set to return to Suffolk next week for its fifth visit.

Vow to continue as four villages bypass faces government funding setback

Published 5 June 2019

Suffolk County Council has said it will continue to press for money to fund improvements to the A12, after the Department for Transport rejected a funding bid.

Child Safety Week and the dangers of button batteries

Child Safety Week and the dangers of button batteries

Published 5 June 2019

This week is Child Safety Week (3-9 June) and Suffolk Trading Standards is highlighting the dangers of button batteries.

Brandon Leisure Centre awarded county-wide Exercise Referral quality standard

Published 24 May 2019

Abbeycroft Leisure’s Brandon Leisure Centre has become the second site in Suffolk to be awarded.

Housing and the environment among priorities outlined by Suffolk County Council leader

Housing and the environment among priorities outlined by Suffolk County Council leader

Published 23 May 2019

A new programme using council land to create much-needed homes and a plan to cut carbon emissions are among the priorities outlined by our leader today.

New fire engines and uniforms making Suffolk safer

New fire engines and uniforms making Suffolk safer

Published 22 May 2019

Suffolk’s firefighters are now kitted out in new state-of-the-art uniforms, making them safer than ever before.