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Bungay High School to provide new provision for children and young people with hearing loss

Published 8 July 2020

Bungay High School will provide a resource base for children and young people with hearing loss from September 2020.

James Reeder column on Pillar 1 and pillar 2 results and Stick With It Suffolk.

Published 7 July 2020

An article from councillor James Reeder, published 07 July 2020.

Proposal to broaden support for Suffolk’s families and 0-19s published

Published 6 July 2020

A proposal to develop a wider and better range of services for Suffolk’s families and young people will be considered by the council’s Cabinet on 14 July 2020.

Re-Use Shop at Bury St Edmunds’ Recycling Centre to reopen

Published 6 July 2020

The Re-use shop at Bury St Edmunds will reopen on Thursday 9 July 2020 after the successful reopening of the Re-use shop at Foxhall Recycling Centre.

Vans, trailers and trade waste now accepted at nine of Suffolk’s Recycling Centres

Published 1 July 2020

In line with the phased approach to reopening, people with vans, trailers and trade waste can now book to visit nine of Suffolk's 11 Recycling Centres.

Suffolk granted more funding for emergency walking and cycling schemes

Published 1 July 2020

We've been awarded more money than expected from the Department for Transport to support our plans for emergency temporary walking and cycling schemes.

Play your part to keep businesses open and stop the spread of COVID-19

Published 1 July 2020

Press release issued on behalf of Suffolk Resilience Forum published on 1 July 2020.

New plan sets out how Suffolk will prevent and respond to COVID-19 outbreak

Published 30 June 2020

A plan which sets out how Suffolk would prevent and respond to a localised outbreak of COVID-19 has been published today.

Let’s Stick With It Suffolk

Published 30 June 2020

Column by Matthew Hicks, Leader of the Council, published 29 June 2020.