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Students receiving GCSE and A-level results which they are not satisfied with have been urged not to panic this summer.

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Suffolk County Council

Appropriate social media use for councillors could become enshrined in the code of conduct they must follow, after a couple of high profile incidents in Suffolk over the past few months.

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Suffolk

Parents with fears about sending their child back to school in September have been urged to have a discussion with headteachers – but there are currently no plans to prosecute parents.

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Mary Evans
Saturday, August 1, 2020

“This for us is a complete culture change. We have got to all now wake up and smell the coffee.”

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Covid-19
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Parents are facing uncertainty over how their children will get to school in September, as spare seats on school buses cannot currently be offered for sale.

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Mary Evans
Tuesday, July 28, 2020

A social workers’ association in Suffolk is calling for a rethink on a planned shake-up of children’s centres, claiming that it will reduce the availability of safe spaces.

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Jack Abbott
Saturday, July 25, 2020

Sourcing recycled paper, more electric vehicle charging points and reviewing bin collection rounds are among the measures a Suffolk authority has agreed to help tackle climate change.

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Suffolk
Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Good causes in West Suffolk which benefit from a six-figure pot of council cash are to be given more time to carry out their funded projects as a result of coronavirus.

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Covid-19
Wednesday, July 22, 2020

A loan facility of £1 million is to be provided for a west Suffolk gym provider to keep it going through coronavirus, ensuring council-run facilities can open.

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Covid-19
Friday, July 17, 2020

Suffolk councils have received nearly £6million in emergency cash from central government to tackle the coronavirus pandemic in the latest settlement – but council bosses have warned more is needed to see them through the crisis.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, July 16, 2020

Digital doctor’s appointments could be set to stay in Suffolk, after health chiefs outlined their intention to make sure transformations in the system remain post-coronavirus.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, July 15, 2020

West Suffolk Council has reported a £10million hit on its finances as a result of coronavirus – but bosses say the authority is in a good position to overcome the challenge.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

A final decision on the revamp of children’s centres in Suffolk has been delayed after an error was spotted in the council’s reports.

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Matthew Hicks
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Suffolk’s official film office has launched a new database of local TV and film professionals to help kickstart the industry following the coronavirus lockdown.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

The number of parents wishing to home school their child is expected to rise in Suffolk, after the coronavirus lockdown gave families a ‘trial run’.

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Mary Evans
Monday, July 13, 2020

Issues such as home schooling, special educational needs and school transport have prompted fresh calls for a dedicated council committee scrutinising education issues.

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Matthew Hicks
Friday, July 10, 2020

An action plan to tackle food poverty in Suffolk is to be published before the end of next year as part of a pledge to help families struggling to make ends meet.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, July 10, 2020

Plans to create a new woodland space in memory of those who died after contracting Covid-19 have won the backing of councillors.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, July 9, 2020

A catalogue of measures to make Suffolk County Council more environmentally friendly have been unveiled.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, July 9, 2020

East Anglia could be facing a shortfall of thousands of flu jabs this year a health meeting has heard – with drive-through vaccinations under discussion for Suffolk.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, July 7, 2020

A £23million budget shortfall is being faced by Suffolk County Council as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, latest figures reveal.

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Suffolk County Council

A final decision on a shake-up of children’s centres in Suffolk is set to be made next week – with one more centre remaining open full time than planned.

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Jack Abbott

An urgent investigation has been launched after new figures revealed the numbers of Suffolk school pupils permanently excluded doubled this year.

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Mary Evans
Thursday, July 2, 2020

Seven of the 10 biggest nations Suffolk and Norfolk firms export to are EU nations, data has revealed.

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New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership
Thursday, July 2, 2020

A Suffolk education union has warned that having full classes in September without effective social distancing will be “reckless” and “potentially dangerous”.

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Graham White
Saturday, June 20, 2020

Increasing confidence from parents has prompted a rise in the numbers of pupils returning to school - with nearly 2,000 going back in some format.

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Mary Evans
Thursday, June 18, 2020

Britain’s history should be taught “warts and all”, education leaders in Suffolk have said - amid fresh debate on whether the nation’s colonial past gets enough attention in schools.

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Suffolk
Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Plans to begin improving cycle routes across Suffolk have been given the green light, with work to begin on detailed proposals for 20 priority routes.

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Suffolk County Council
Monday, June 15, 2020

Search and rescue efforts are ongoing to try and locate a missing pilot after wreckage of the US Air Force F-15C from RAF Lakenheath was found in the North Sea.

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Lakenheath
Monday, June 15, 2020

A search and rescue mission is underway after an F-15C Eagle from RAF Lakenheath crashed into the North Sea – with the squadron’s commander hopeful the pilot will be “located and recovered”.

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Lakenheath

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