News

  1. Mildenhall Cycling Club

    By Mark Burchett on April 1st, 2016

    Mildenhall Cycling Club

    Mildenhall Cycling Club has announced that their much-acclaimed Mildenhall Cycling Rally will undergo a major change this year. Due to circumstances beyond their control, they have not been able to secure a suitable venue in time for this year's …

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  2. Beccles Library to increase opening hours and launch new Reading Hack project

    By Suffolk Libraries on April 1st, 2016

    Beccles Library will be increasing its opening hours next month thanks to additional funding from the Beccles Library Community Trust. The library will be opening an additional four hours every Wednesday. It is currently open from 9.30am to 1pm …

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  3. Adoption of revised Suffolk Flood Risk Management Strategy – protecting vulnerable communities

    By Suffolk County Council on March 24th, 2016

    Important revisions to the Suffolk Flood Risk Management Strategy were approved by Suffolk County Council’s Cabinet earlier this week to embed the latest legislative measures for some of the county’s most vulnerable communities. Key changes …

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  4. Countdown to new policing model – Do you know who to call?

    By Police Connect Team on March 23rd, 2016

    Countdown to new policing model – Do you know who to call?

    The new county policing model in Suffolk goes live on Monday 4th April. Teams and resources have been re-designed following the Suffolk Local Policing Review, to ensure that policing in Suffolk is able to respond to current demand. Analysis of …

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  5. New road safety measures in place for the county’s towns and villages

    By Suffolk County Council on March 22nd, 2016

    Twenty new temporary vehicle activated signs have been purchased by the Suffolk Roadsafe Board to help reduce anxiety around speeding, especially in locations where there are vulnerable road users. The Suffolk Roadsafe Board, which compromises of …

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  6. Suffolk to Invest in the “Screen Industries”

    By Suffolk County Council on March 20th, 2016

    Suffolk Public Sector Leaders have agreed to invest up to £230k of the Business Rates Pool, into establishing a Suffolk Film office initiative.   The UK film and television industry is a success story with a strong reputation for creativity, …

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  7. Suffolk retail chain caught repeatedly selling alcohol to minors fined £10,000

    By Suffolk County Council on March 17th, 2016

    A local business, with a history of selling alcohol to underage people was fined yesterday at Ipswich Magistrates Court, after two of their stores were caught three times on two occasions in a 12 month period. Representatives of Martin McColl …

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  8. Government green light for Wet Dock crossing in Ipswich

    By Suffolk County Council on March 16th, 2016

    The go-ahead has been given today for a new wet dock crossing in Ipswich, spanning the waterfront area of the town to connect communities with a new road infrastructure that will also serve a business and innovation centre based on an island in …

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  9. Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service showcase new life-saving equipment

    By Suffolk County Council on March 16th, 2016

    This week, Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service launched new additions to their operational equipment with a demonstration at the Service’s training centre at Wattisham as well as a display at Ipswich East fire station. The equipment will replace …

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  10. £1bn Devolution Deal announced for East Anglia

    By Suffolk County Council on March 16th, 2016

    Following weeks of negotiation between Government and local councils and LEPs a deal worth over £1bn for East Anglia has today been announced by George Osborne MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer. As part of the deal East Anglia would …

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