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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Suffolk’s mobile phone “not-spots” have leapt to the top of a nationwide survey by businesses highlighting the problems they faced in trying to get a signal.

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Monday, April 9, 2018

Latest figures from the government show how council tax bills have trebled during the 25 years they were introduced – and shed new light on which are the cheapest and most expensive places for local authority bills.

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

Only two thirds of fire appliances reached property blazes within 11 minutes of getting an emergency call during the last three months of 2017, according to new figures from Suffolk County Council.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Suffolk leader Colin Noble has provoked a furious reaction from other council leaders in the county over his attempt to restart the unitary authority debate.

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Mark Bee
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

The prospect of a single council running all services in Suffolk is today back on the political agenda with county leader Colin Noble commissioning a new report.

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Colin Noble
Friday, March 16, 2018

The difference in wages between men and women at Suffolk County Council is nearly 15pc according to new figures to be debated by the authority next week.

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Tuesday, March 13, 2018

An angry Greater Anglia commuter has threatened to send the bailiffs in to rail company Greater Anglia after failing to receive £350 compensation he says he is owed after court action.

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Greater Anglia
Friday, March 9, 2018

As Suffolk County Council ramps up its battle against potholes after the winter freeze, one route around the county is set to get special attention over the next three months.

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Suffolk County Council is hoping to be at the forefront of any government initiative to cut down on the amount of plastic waste created in Britain.

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

Suffolk county councillor James Finch has stepped down from the cabinet to allow him to recover after a bout of ill health.

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Friday, January 26, 2018

The police element of council tax bills in Suffolk is to go up by 6.8 per cent – £9.30 a year for Band B properties – after the rise was backed by the official watchdog.

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Tim Passmore
Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Waveney MP Peter Aldous is to meet health minister Steve Barclay to discuss the death of a man in his constituency who apparently froze to death just after Christmas.

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Peter Aldous
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Suffolk County Council’s element of tax bills this year will see the biggest percentage rise since the notorious 18.5pc hike in 2003.

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Suffolk County Council
Monday, December 18, 2017

More than 100 “sausage dogs” with their owners helped to bring a dash of pre-Christmas colour to Southwold beach on Saturday.

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Suffolk’s library services have expressed relief after appearing to escape further serious cuts in next year’s county council budget.

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Monday, October 23, 2017

Suffolk is set to launch a new campaign to try to find more foster carers for children who need to be moved away from their own families.

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Friday, October 20, 2017

Engineers working to keep Suffolk’s roads in good shape could turn to a new weapon in the battle against the menace of potholes – sunflower oil.

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Suffolk has failed to make great savings in the cost of providing care for people in their own homes – and is now preparing to look again at the service when new contracts are negotiated in two years’ time.

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Monday, October 9, 2017

Working-age people will be a minority of Suffolk’s population by the late 2030s – and this has prompted the county council to start making detailed plans to cope with the area’s new landscape.

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Colin Noble
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Suffolk parents and schools will not have a say on controversial changes to school transport until next year after a challenge by opposition members of the county council.

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Suffolk Coastal MP, Dr Therese Coffey, has warned people in Halesworth that they could still see the crossing at the town’s railway station shut if it is not used properly.

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Therese Coffey
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Suffolk County Council has failed to appoint a new chief executive after none of the four candidates on the shortlist were felt to be good enough by the authority’s political leaders.

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Colin Noble
Monday, September 11, 2017

Proposals to bring Suffolk’s police and fire services together under a single administration have been dropped after a £75,000 report said it was not clear there would be any benefits.

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Tim Passmore
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Suffolk County Council’s new chief executive is expected to be introduced at the authority’s meeting next week.

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Colin Noble
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

A frustrated commuter is trying to take rail operator Greater Anglia to court after suffering a catalogue of delays on his daily journey on the East Suffolk line.

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Friday, August 11, 2017

Suffolk’s community transport network – which links some of the most remote villages in the county with their nearest towns – will be retained despite a court ruling that is forcing major changes to the service.

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Well over 100 scams have been reported to trading standards in Suffolk in three months as the county continues to suffer from a national epidemic of fraudsters trying to con vulnerable people out of their money.

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Friday, July 28, 2017

More than 50 jobs at Suffolk libraries are under threat as the service is being forced into a major restructure following two years of serious budget cuts.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, July 21, 2017

Cabinet members at Suffolk County Council are to get above-inflation rises in their allowances after members of the authority backed a new payment scheme.

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Mark Pendlington
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Suffolk County Council’s cabinet has backed its statement of aims and priorities for the next four years – based closely on the Conservative manifesto from the May elections.

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Suffolk County Council

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