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Thursday, March 14, 2019

A new country park is set to transform open space land close to a major housing development.

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Mark Bee
Friday, March 1, 2019

The first ever budget for a new council has been set.

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Mark Bee
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Waveney District Council have agreed to a £50,000 refurbishment to sports clubs in the area.

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Mark Bee
Thursday, February 14, 2019

Highly-regarded and "ever-cheerful" former council chief executive Malcolm Berridge MBE has died aged 80.

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Mark Bee
Thursday, January 31, 2019

Hundreds of mourners braved the bitter cold to pay their respects to the "honourable" and "generous" John Groom.

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Mark Bee
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

A council leader has defended its decision to spend more than £20,000 updating signage at its headquarters with a new logo after it was branded a "waste of tax payers' money".

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Mark Bee
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The Waveney District Council leader discusses the interest in the council's new signs.

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Mark Bee
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Tributes have flooded in following the death of councillor John Groom, described as a "true Bungay man".

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John Groom
Sunday, December 16, 2018

Businesses in Beccles are struggling after continuous roadworks have left their shopping district a ghost town in the lead up to Christmas.

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Peter Aldous
Monday, December 10, 2018

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
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, 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
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

An evening of readings raised more than £1,000 for ten charities in Beccles.

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Mark Bee
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
Thursday, September 13, 2018

With the creation of a new 'super district council' for east Suffolk now 200 days away, the logo for the new authority has been revealed.

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Mark Bee
Friday, September 7, 2018

Leaders from across Suffolk came together to discuss the ongoing work to transform Lowestoft and secure a bright economic future for the coastal town.

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Peter Aldous
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

The new £7m Beccles Southern Relief Road will officially open later this month.

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Peter Aldous
Monday, August 6, 2018

A councillor has resigned from the Conservative party following the expulsion of Waveney District Council's deputy leader over an alleged Islamophobic comment.

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Stephen Ardley
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

A district and county councillor who allegedly said it was "unbelievable" Sadiq Khan had been elected mayor of London has been expelled from the Conservative party.

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Stephen Ardley
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Suffolk County Council's decision to close the Lowestoft Record Office will come under renewed scrutiny after a deal was struck at a council meeting.

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Mark Bee
Thursday, July 19, 2018

A Conservative councillor who was suspended from the party after allegedly posting Islamphobic comments on Facebook has apologised.

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Stephen Ardley
Monday, July 9, 2018

High-flying flags of St George, a possible big screen for the final and even a pledge to name new roads after players.

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Mark Bee

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