A council has launched a new campaign to address the 450 school governor vacancies that exist across Suffolk.
We asked the general election candidates in Waveney to tell us why you should vote for them on Thursday, June 8. We also invited them to submit videos outlining their three priorities. This is what they said:
Council flags have been flown at half-mast across Suffolk as communities pay their respects following the “horrific events” of the Manchester terror attack.
A Suffolk social worker has been struck off after having an inappropriate relationship with a service user while employed by Suffolk County Council.
boosting Suffolk’s long-term ambition of becoming the most active county.
A 13-year-old Southwold pupil has completed a 200 mile sponsored bike ride in memory of a family friend who died of cancer.
Touching tributes have been paid following the death of “influential” Waveney District Council leader Colin Law, after a short battle with illness.
An experienced Suffolk social worker who obtained a “significant sum of money” at the taxpayers’ expense through false mileage claims has been struck off for misconduct.
Fire crews have spent 24 hours at the scene of the blaze, which broke out behind Southwold Golf Club at 2pm yesterday.
Voluntary, community groups and social enterprises in east Suffolk are being invited to attend an event to find out more about funding available locally and nationally – and how to apply for it.
With all the results now in from the Suffolk County Council local elections, take a look at our interactive map.
Suffolk County Council will continue to be a Conservative-controlled authority after challenges from other parties failed to materialise.
The national picture has been reflected in the local elections in Waveney with gains for the Conservatives.
Voters in Waveney have gone to the polls to vote in the local elections today.
The Labour Party have revealed their candidate in Waveney for next month’s general election.
The public will go to the polls on May 4 to pick who should represent them at Suffolk County Council.
Beccles Rotary Club has awarded a £500 cheque to Riding for the Disabled, run by Tess Hardy and based at Pakefield Riding School.
Beccles were represented in five finals and won three county titles at the Suffolk County Ladies’ finals.
An increase in six-figure payments to council chiefs in Suffolk and Essex has raised “serious questions about efficiency and priorities” during times of austerity.
Drivers in one of our local authority areas are among the best in the country at dodging parking fines, new figures have revealed.
Nominations have closed for seats on county councils which will be contested in this year’s local government elections on May 4.
Fashion and lifestyle brand Cath Kidston shot its Autumn/Winter 2017 collection in Southwold last month, after Screen Suffolk helped bring it to the seaside town.
A total of seven Waveney businesses have been presented with awards for offering customers a wide variety of healthier food choices.
Road race fixtures for March provide a plentiful supply of events and Waveney Valley Athletic Club have had several to choose from to enter.
In just a single year, police had to look for 2,338 missing children in Suffolk in what the county’s police commissioner called “every parent’s worst nightmare”.
A service that has helped Suffolk mums and their babies to successfully breastfeed is to be cut.
Work is to start on a long-awaited road for Beccles which will remove heavy traffic from the town and boost the local economy.
Suffolk has one of the higest numbers of substandard bridges in the country it has been revealed today.
People in Suffolk are being invited to ‘come along for the stride’ as a popular festival celebrates its 10th anniversary.
Prospective agents and candidates for the Suffolk County Council elections on May 4 are being invited to attend briefing sessions in Lowestoft.
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