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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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Friday, November 8, 2019

Plans have been announced to let grass in older sections of churchyards grow longer in a Suffolk district, as part of measures to let wildlife flourish.

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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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Saturday, November 2, 2019

Fears have been raised that litterbugs are getting away with fly-tipping in East Suffolk, with just two people fined despite 750 reports in six months.

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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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Monday, September 9, 2019

Eight new problem-solving groups are to be formed across East Suffolk after fears the merger of two councils would mean grassroots issues being forgotten.

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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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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Council bosses are hopeful that the First Light Festival can return to Lowestoft next year, and have agreed to put up to £200,000 into organising its return.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

A bid to build a community hall in Worlingham has been given a £149,000 boost by council chiefs.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Reduced cutting and chemical use on grass and hedges in two Suffolk towns is to get underway after proposals were given the green light.

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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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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

A trial to reduce cutting and chemical use on grass and hedges in two Suffolk towns is to be agreed next week as the first step in a series of green measures.

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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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Saturday, August 3, 2019

The number of councillors at a Suffolk authority looks set to reduce by five in the face of calls for the numbers to be increased.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Nearly £4.5million in tenancy and Right to Buy fraud has been stopped in Ipswich and East Suffolk in the last year, shock new figures reveal.

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