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Thursday, December 5, 2019

A pledge to regenerate high streets in some of Suffolk's market towns is being promised by council leaders as latest figures show as many as one in ten shops lay empty.

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Suffolk rarely produces any dramatic upsets outside of Ipswich in General Elections, but that doesn't mean it won't be interesting to see what the results are as they trickle in during the small hours of Friday, December 13.

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Improved sat navs and more drivers are among the improvements made to gritting services on the county's roads this winter.

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Demonstrators from Extinction Rebellion gathered at Suffolk County Council demanding the authority reconvene its climate task force.

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Monday, November 25, 2019

Village halls, churches, schools and community centres will be transformed into polling stations once again on December 12 - but one historic windmill will be hosting its first General Election poll for its 200th anniversary.

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Friday, November 22, 2019

The number of people injured in fires in Suffolk last year has soared by 62% - with numbers nearly double what they were five years ago.

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Friday, November 22, 2019

Two members of staff at a Suffolk authority were dismissed for using taxpayer-funded pool cars for their own purposes, it has been revealed.

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Suffolk's official film office is hoping to attract even more productions to the county after being involved in the development of an innovative new location database.

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Suffolk County Council - one of Suffolk's largest landowners - has outlined its vision for utilising vacant land for housing and which could include much needed bungalow and small family home developments.

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Suffolk business chiefs have called on the county's Parliamentary candidates to end the Brexit stalemate and "do their bit" for local firms.

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Nearly 170 people have been banned from Suffolk County Council buildings in just two years, new data has revealed - including instances of abusing staff, defecating in sinks and riding bicycles.

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Parking fines will be the same across the whole of Suffolk from early next year, when stronger enforcement is set to take place.

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

With this year's General Election taking place in December for the first time in decades and Brexit being the big issue for this year's polls, the 2019 vote is shaping up to be different to most.

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

Long-running plans to build 375 homes in Lakenheath have hit a fresh delay, after plans were pushed back so councillors could visit the site.

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

A 10-year-vision of getting people in Suffolk to enjoy walking and cycling on the county's bridleways and footpaths has been unveiled.

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Big decisions anticipated for the end of this year are facing a delay as a result of the General Election announcement.

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Suffolk's MPs have united in calling for changes to government guidance on school transport, which have led to problems in the county.

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Monday, November 4, 2019

Changes to a controversial school transport policy in Suffolk have not been ruled out in 2020, as a 'lessons learnt' study is due to be published in the New Year.

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Kerbside collections of glass bottles will not be on the cards for Suffolk in the near future, after studies found it would cost too much.

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Motorists can expect a crackdown on illegal parking from early next year when more local authority employed traffic wardens take to the streets in a bid to end the lack of enforcement which one council leader believes has made Suffolk like the "wild west".

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

A Suffolk MP whose constituency is among those affected by controversial school transport changes has called on his party colleagues at the council to make significant changes to the policy.

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More than a quarter of buildings in Suffolk and Essex inspected by firefighters last year were considered "unsatisfactory" according to new data.

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

A definitive list of items which can and cannot be recycled has been issued in Suffolk, following changes earlier this year.

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Suffolk is among the top five areas of the country for adult social care, according to latest data.

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

The day to day experience for parents of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) has yet to change more than six months after a damning report, according to campaigners.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

A cash-strapped Suffolk council which has already been forced to make severe cutbacks is facing a seven figure black hole in its school spending, it has emerged.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Suffolk's education chief has said he has apologised to parents who have been directly in touch with him over school transport problems.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

A £3.5billion cash injection planned for schools across England is 'too little too late', according to a Suffolk union.

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Friday, August 16, 2019

Fresh controversy has emerged over a £66,000 report on housing in Suffolk after it emerged a think tank commissioned to do the work had gone into administration just days before the publication.

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Friday, August 9, 2019

Three mental health teams are set to be created which will go into schools and offer mental health support, thanks to a £2million cash boost.

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