Search
Friday, March 27, 2020

Thousands of carers across Suffolk and Norfolk are to be given additional training and progression opportunities as part of a £7.5million investment.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Friday, March 27, 2020

Suffolk’s authorities have offered assurances that necessary decisions can still be made during the coronavirus pandemic, despite councils unable to meet.

Read more
Coronavirus
Thursday, March 26, 2020

The efforts of carers during the coronavirus lockdown are being recognised by social care chiefs – and the public is being urged to show its support too.

Read more
Coronavirus
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Repairs and maintenance on Suffolk’s roads are continuing during the coronavirus pandemic – but highways chiefs have asked the public not to approach workers.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Timetable changes have been confirmed for dozens of Suffolk bus services, amid the ongoing coronavirus crisis.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Following the Prime Minister’s latest isolation measures unveiled on Monday night, Suffolk’s councils have unveiled further changes to public services. See below each council for what the latest measures are:

Read more
Ipswich Borough Council
Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Bus services in Suffolk are the latest to be hit by the coronavirus pandemic, as reduced timetables are being rolled out.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Monday, March 23, 2020

The old adage that the worst of situations can bring out the best in people couldn’t be more apt right now.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Thursday, March 19, 2020

Fresh questions have been raised over the care of some of Suffolk’s most vulnerable children, following an ‘inadequate’ report for a council-run children’s home.

Read more
Mary Evans
Thursday, March 19, 2020

Time restrictions on bus passes for older and disabled people have been lifted during the COVID-19 crisis.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Thursday, March 19, 2020

Frequent cannabis use, two months of missed medication and alcohol abuse are among a host of issues raised by Ofsted in an inspection of a Suffolk children’s home.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Saturday, March 14, 2020

More than 5,600 Suffolk youngsters are being taught in ‘inadequate’ schools, according to latest data.

Read more
Ofsted
Friday, March 13, 2020

More than 600 flooding problem spots on Suffolk’s roads are in need of work, new data has revealed – with 100 new issues raised this autumn and winter alone.

Read more
Suffolk Highways
Thursday, March 12, 2020

Suffolk’s fire service has been inundated with hundreds of applications for just 30 full time firefighter jobs, new data has revealed.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Sunday, March 8, 2020

A cheque for billions of pounds, poised finely on a bridge spanning a lake in Lowestoft – as much at risk of staying put as falling into the water.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Friday, March 6, 2020

The opt-in process for parents to secure school transport for their children has begun – but parents have reported issues within just a handful of hours of the system going live.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Friday, February 28, 2020

Suffolk leaders have made a plea to the Chancellor of the Exchequer for better funding ahead of the upcoming Budget, as data reveals a £700million economic hit per year from A14 delays.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

A children’s home in Beccles is to be sold and a replacement site found because costs for repairs will be too high.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Multi-million pound plans to overhaul Suffolk’s street lighting with LED lights have been given the nod by county chiefs.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Saturday, February 22, 2020

Just one child in Suffolk referred for an autism assessment was seen within the mandatory 13 week period in 2019, shock new figures show – with waiting times nearly double what they should be.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Friday, February 14, 2020

The one-time finance chief at Suffolk County Council, who walked away last year because he couldn’t back another council tax rise, issued a damning assessment of his former colleagues’ budget.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Friday, February 14, 2020

Half a million pounds has been pledged by Suffolk Highways for fresh road markings and signs outside schools ahead of a changeover in parking laws.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Thursday, February 13, 2020

Calls for a Suffolk authority to increase funding in Citizens Advice and reverse cuts to health visitors and bus subsidies have failed to secure agreement.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Thursday, February 13, 2020

Measures which aim to improve the implementation of the school transport application process in Suffolk have been outlined - but there will be no changes to policy in time for the beginning of the next school year.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Education chiefs are to form a task force to revamp a key strategy which aims to raise educational standards in Suffolk.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Monday, February 10, 2020

Fresh investment in health visitors and a commitment to restore Citizens Advice funding in full are among the challenges being presented to Suffolk County Council this week.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Thursday, February 6, 2020

Lollipop ladies and men in Suffolk are to be equipped with body cameras to catch “unacceptable” drivers who fail to stop for kids crossing the road.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Thursday, February 6, 2020

Lollipop ladies and men in Suffolk are to be equipped with body cameras to catch “unacceptable” drivers who fail to stop for kids crossing the road.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, February 4, 2020

A catalogue of errors have been found in the launch of a controversial new school transport policy last year, a new report has found.

Read more
Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Plans to introduce permits for utility firms carrying out roadworks have been given the green light, which aims to reduce disruption for motorists.

Read more
Suffolk Highways

Most Read

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Beccles and Bungay Journal e-edition today
E-edition