Council news

National Lottery funding approved for The Hold: a Suffolk archives service for the 21st century

National Lottery funding approved for The Hold: a Suffolk archives service for the 21st century

Published 5 April 2018

A National Lottery grant of £10.3 million to create a flagship heritage centre for Suffolk and transform people’s access to their archives has been announced.

Volunteers needed to help Suffolk get composting

Volunteers needed to help Suffolk get composting

Published 29 March 2018

Suffolk Master Composters are inviting green minded enthusiasts to join their ranks and master the art of composting this spring.

Serial rogue trader receives Enforcement Order

Published 29 March 2018

Suffolk Trading Standards has taken action to help protect residents from a serial rogue trader.

Deadline for Raising the Bar Co-Presenter Competition has now been extended

Deadline for Raising the Bar Co-Presenter Competition has now been extended

Published 26 March 2018

Budding co-presenters have been given more time to take part in the Raising the Bar 2018 co-presenter competition.

Fourth progress report on Upper Orwell Crossings ground investigations published

Published 23 March 2018

The ground investigation works as part of the Upper Orwell Crossings project are now in their final phase, following the completion of works within the highway.

Funding for transport schemes to bring forward housing

Published 23 March 2018

The government has announced that Suffolk County Council’s bids to the Housing Infrastructure Fund (HIF) have successfully got through to the next stage.

New chief executive for Suffolk County Council

New chief executive for Suffolk County Council

Published 22 March 2018

We have appointed a new chief executive, following a unanimous recommendation by the authority’s Staff Appointments Committee and decision by the full council.

Residents are invited to take part in Suffolk’s biggest walking festival to date

Published 22 March 2018

With up to 125 walks on offer, this year’s Suffolk Walking festival is shaping up to be the biggest yet.

Deadline looming: Parents urged to apply for Free School Meals before 1 April 2018.

Published 21 March 2018

Suffolk County Council is urging parents and carers whose children may be entitled to free school meals to register before 1 April 2018

Suffolk Waste Partnership awarded £10,000 to help tackle blight of litter

Published 15 March 2018

Suffolk Waste Partnership have been awarded £10,000 from the Government’s Litter Innovation Fund to run innovative local projects aimed at reducing litter.