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Households in Suffolk could see council tax bills rise by 4.7% next year if the county’s local authorities and police do as the government suggests in its local government settlement.

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Tim Passmore
Mon, 12:18

The government authority responsible for overseeing projects of national importance has started its examination into a long-awaited third crossing in Lowestoft.

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Peter Aldous

A Suffolk authority promoting campaigns to stop smoking has reduced its pension investments in tobacco firms – but says it still will not disinvest in cigarette firms entirely.

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Andrew Stringer
Saturday, December 8, 2018

Additional maternity and paternity leave has been pledged for Suffolk County Council staff following the birth of a premature baby.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Suffolk County Council has confirmed that it is making a u-turn on cutting all funding to Citizens’ Advice Bureaux – for the time being.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, November 23, 2018

Two town councils have expressed concerns over the removal of historic archives from Lowestoft Record Office and changes to the service.

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Paul West
Friday, November 23, 2018

Calls have been made for controversial plans to axe a six figure grant for Citizens Advice Bureaus in Suffolk to be phased in over a longer period of time.

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Mark Bee
Friday, November 23, 2018

Suffolk County Council’s Tory administration has launched a bid to tackle period poverty – just weeks after it failed to commit cash to the cause.

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County Council
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

A road safety workshop will be held in Lowestoft in the New Year as part of a scheme to keep older drivers independent and safe on the roads in Suffolk.

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Suffolk police
Friday, November 16, 2018

A programme to turn around Suffolk’s special education needs (SEN) provision has been outlined – with an “innovative” pilot set to spearhead the measures.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Millions of pounds of cutbacks for council services in Suffolk next year have been revealed – with homes facing further council tax rises for the next three years.

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Matthew Hicks
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Today we can finally reveal the names of the people selected to be on our first ever Inspiring Women of Suffolk list.

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Suffolk County Council
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Projects supporting domestic abuse survivors in Suffolk and Essex have received a funding boost of nearly £700,000 from the government, it has been announced.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Academy leaders have come under fire as new figures reveal seven trusts with schools in Suffolk pay salaries in excess of £150,000.

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Ormiston Denes Academy
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Fresh concerns have been raised over Suffolk County Council’s overspend, as opposition groups warn it is struggling to stay afloat.

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Richard Smith
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Suffolk’s special needs provision is reportedly in “crisis” as new data reveals one third of children could not get placements within their own county.

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Gordon Jones
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

An “exciting” new heritage and creative arts project will explore the stories of three ‘lost’ communities across east Suffolk.

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Paul West
Monday, October 29, 2018

The county’s highways chief has welcomed an expected £420million in the budget for councils to fix potholes with the message “it’s good to be listened to”.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

The contractor appointed to deliver a long-awaited third crossing in Lowestoft has admitted they are looking forward to working on “a new iconic landmark for the town.”

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Matthew Hicks
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Suffolk has risen 40 places in national league tables for students in the county achieving the standard GCSE pass in English and maths, provisional figures have revealed.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Almost one in three Suffolk children are finishing primary school obese or overweight, we can reveal.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, October 12, 2018

Calls have been made for a full traffic survey in Beccles following the opening of the southern relief road to maximise its effectiveness.

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Mark Bee
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Which services should face budget cuts as Suffolk County Council struggles to trim its budget by £25m over the next financial year.

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Theresa May
Friday, October 5, 2018

A campaign group have launched their own rival consultation on the future of Lowestoft’s record office.

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Paul West
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

After decades of campaigning a new £7m road designed to relieve congestion and boost the Suffolk economy has finally opened.

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Richard Stubbings
Sunday, September 23, 2018

Cyclists, roller-bladers and walkers took to the new Beccles Relief Road as part of an event before its official opening.

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Graham Elliott
Friday, September 21, 2018

Hopes for key historic artefacts staying in Lowestoft were served another blow today as a consultation was launched.

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Paul West
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

A campaign group has branded a consultation over the future archive facility in north Suffolk as “worthless”.

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Paul West
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

In all, 1,154 complaints were made to Suffolk County Council last year, according to data published by its audit committee.

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Suffolk County Council
Monday, September 17, 2018

The Port of Lowestoft has dismissed claims by the county council that work on the Third Crossing will only have a “slight adverse” effect on business, and said that it could instead have a “significant negative impact”.

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Suffolk County Council

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