Council news

Wellbeing Support for Suffolk Veterans

Wellbeing Support for Suffolk Veterans

Published 6 November 2019

As we lead into the Remembrance period, the Suffolk Armed Forces Community Wellbeing Group is raising awareness of veterans’ wellbeing.

School travel policy implementation review outlined

Published 4 November 2019

The group looking into the implementation of the new school travel policy have today outlined the scope of their review.

Director of mobility chair business who misled vulnerable customers found guilty

Published 31 October 2019

A Suffolk business and its director failed to fulfil orders and refused to refund customers.

Opinion: Pumpkin waste is the biggest scare of all this Halloween!

Opinion: Pumpkin waste is the biggest scare of all this Halloween!

Published 29 October 2019

By Councillor Paul West.

Barrow Primary School Scoops Sustainable Travel Award

Barrow Primary School Scoops Sustainable Travel Award

Published 28 October 2019

Children from Barrow Primary School have been recognised for their efforts in encouraging active travel to school.

Thousands of illegal cigarettes seized in Lowestoft raids

Thousands of illegal cigarettes seized in Lowestoft raids

Published 24 October 2019

Trading Standards has successfully targeted Lowestoft retailers in illegal tobacco raids, seizing 21,880 cigarettes and 10.9kg of rolling tobacco.

Sales of ‘part worn’ tyres raise concerns

Published 24 October 2019

Trading Standards is asking people to be cautious when purchasing ‘part worn’ tyres for their vehicles, after several test purchases in Suffolk raised concerns.

Opinion: This winter give yourself and others the gift of good health

Opinion: This winter give yourself and others the gift of good health

Published 22 October 2019

By Councillor James Reeder, Cabinet Member for Public Health and Prevention.

Solar Together Suffolk will help you reduce your carbon emissions – final chance to register

Solar Together Suffolk will help you reduce your carbon emissions – final chance to register

Published 18 October 2019

Last year, the Solar Together Suffolk scheme enabled 635 households to have their own solar panels installed at a reduced cost.

Deadline approaching for secondary school places in Suffolk

Published 17 October 2019

Parents and carers have until Thursday 31 October 2019 to submit an application to secure their child’s place at a Suffolk secondary school for September 2020.