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

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Suffolk County Council

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

East Suffolk Council has revealed plans for a 2.98% council tax increase from April, meaning all the county's authorities are planning rises.

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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.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, February 7, 2020

Youngsters with special educational needs in Suffolk are being excluded three time more than their peers, new data revealed.

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Friday, February 7, 2020

A six-figure fund has been set up for improvement works in East Suffolk town centres to combat declining business turnover and negative perceptions.

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Lowestoft
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.

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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.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Patients in Suffolk will experience more efficient liaison between healthcare providers, thanks to a new medical records system.

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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.

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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.

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Suffolk Highways
Friday, January 24, 2020

Suffolk education campaigners have welcomed plans for Ofsted to scrap its inspection exemptions for 'outstanding' schools - but raised fears that some may not have been assessed in 17 years.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Controversial proposals to up councillor allowances in East Suffolk by 53% - more than £2,600 a year - have been given unanimous approval.

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Melton
Saturday, January 18, 2020

Major plans to boost Suffolk's literacy are in the pipeline, as the county's education chiefs aim to team up with a leading charity.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, January 17, 2020

Plans have been unveiled to bring up to 20 council sites forward for housing developments - with nearly £11 million pledged to kick start the scheme.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, January 17, 2020

Suffolk will be gracing the screens both big and small once again in 2020 after a busy year. Local democracy reporter Jason Noble spoke to Screen Suffolk to find out what you can expect to see in the year ahead.

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Richard Curtis
Thursday, January 16, 2020

Councillors at a Suffolk authority are set to agree a rise of more than £2,600 in their allowances next week - an increase of more than 50%.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

The third phase of Suffolk's superfast broadband programme has been given approval to begin, which aims to target the hardest 2% to reach.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Council chiefs have objected to proposals for two offshore windfarms on the Suffolk coast, claiming it will do "untold damage" to the area.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Changes to parking enforcement powers in Suffolk, which are expected to bring tougher crackdowns on nuisance motorists, have been laid before Parliament for the final go-ahead.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, January 10, 2020

Public satisfaction with Suffolk's roads has improved in the last year, new figures show - but nearly two thirds are not happy.

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Suffolk Highways
Thursday, January 9, 2020

Plans to revamp Suffolk's children's centres - which could see two closed - are not about saving money, council leaders are insisting.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Fears have been raised that Citizens Advice Bureaux in Suffolk are being forced to change their structure despite performing a vital service.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, January 7, 2020

A key project to raise educational standards in Suffolk is "not null and void" council chiefs insist, despite fears that spending has plummeted.

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