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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
Friday, June 15, 2018

The leader of Suffolk County Council set out his priorities for Waveney at an event in the centre of Lowestoft.

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Matthew Hicks
Saturday, June 9, 2018

The application process for community groups and organisations to get project and activity funding has opened.

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Mark Bee
Friday, June 8, 2018

The dream of Lowestoft’s long-awaited third crossing is moving a step closer to reality as the first formal planning application is lodged.

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Peter Aldous
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

A new shadow authority to oversee the formal creation of the new East Suffolk Council has elected its first leader.

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Mark Bee
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

A new leader has been appointed to the opposition Labour group on Waveney District Council.

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Mark Bee
Thursday, May 3, 2018

Touching tributes have been paid to a long-serving councillor, who played a prominent role in the community and will be “deeply missed.”

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Mark Bee
Monday, April 30, 2018

Nearly half of the councillors in east Suffolk will lose their seats at the next election – as the area’s two main authorities merge into one unit.

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Mark Bee
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Suffolk County Council leader Colin Noble is facing the fight of his political life after being challenged for the top job by fellow cabinet member Matthew Hicks.

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Matthew Hicks
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
Sunday, April 1, 2018

The iconic Beccles bell tower reopened to the public for the first time since renovation work was completed.

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Richard Stubbings
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, 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
Friday, January 26, 2018

Waveney councillors have voted to award themselves a 28.6pc allowance increase following a recommendation from an independent panel.

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Mark Bee
Friday, January 5, 2018

A councillor has told how his public position enabled him to overcome depression and restore his self-esteem after he lost his vision and was left unable to work.

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Peter Aldous

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