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Saturday, August 1, 2020

“This for us is a complete culture change. We have got to all now wake up and smell the coffee.”

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Covid-19
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Parents are facing uncertainty over how their children will get to school in September, as spare seats on school buses cannot currently be offered for sale.

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Jack Abbott
Tuesday, July 28, 2020

A social workers’ association in Suffolk is calling for a rethink on a planned shake-up of children’s centres, claiming that it will reduce the availability of safe spaces.

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Suffolk County Council
Monday, July 27, 2020

A taskforce is to be formed to investigate ways of kickstarting the economy in part of Suffolk following the coronavirus lockdown, including means of upping demand for local firms.

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Lowestoft College
Friday, July 24, 2020

CCTV systems in Lowestoft will be upgraded to high-resolution cameras, it has been revealed.

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East Suffolk Council
Thursday, July 23, 2020

An ambitious blueprint to reinvigorate Lowestoft town centre has been unveiled featuring ambitions for up-market hotels, new green spaces and vibrant waterfront nightlife.

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East Suffolk Council
Friday, July 17, 2020

Suffolk councils have received nearly £6million in emergency cash from central government to tackle the coronavirus pandemic in the latest settlement – but council bosses have warned more is needed to see them through the crisis.

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Gordon Jones
Friday, July 17, 2020

East Suffolk Council has forecast a £4.5million hit on its finances this year as a result of coronavirus, but bosses say that it is in a stronger position than most authorities.

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East Suffolk Council
Thursday, July 16, 2020

Digital doctor’s appointments could be set to stay in Suffolk, after health chiefs outlined their intention to make sure transformations in the system remain post-coronavirus.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

A final decision on the revamp of children’s centres in Suffolk has been delayed after an error was spotted in the council’s reports.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

The number of parents wishing to home school their child is expected to rise in Suffolk, after the coronavirus lockdown gave families a ‘trial run’.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Suffolk’s official film office has launched a new database of local TV and film professionals to help kickstart the industry following the coronavirus lockdown.

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Coronavirus
Monday, July 13, 2020

Issues such as home schooling, special educational needs and school transport have prompted fresh calls for a dedicated council committee scrutinising education issues.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, July 10, 2020

An action plan to tackle food poverty in Suffolk is to be published before the end of next year as part of a pledge to help families struggling to make ends meet.

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Jack Abbott
Friday, July 10, 2020

Plans to create a new woodland space in memory of those who died after contracting Covid-19 have won the backing of councillors.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, July 9, 2020

A catalogue of measures to make Suffolk County Council more environmentally friendly have been unveiled.

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Elfrede Brambley-Crawshaw
Thursday, July 9, 2020

East Anglia could be facing a shortfall of thousands of flu jabs this year a health meeting has heard – with drive-through vaccinations under discussion for Suffolk.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, July 8, 2020

A revamp of Lowestoft’s iconic East Point Pavilion has secured the lion’s share of a £750,000 pot awarded to East Suffolk from the government.

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East Suffolk Council
Wednesday, July 8, 2020

High streets in 12 Suffolk towns are to get a major boost after hundreds of thousands of pounds were approved for a project to provide free Wi-Fi and footfall tracking.

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East Suffolk Council
Tuesday, July 7, 2020

A £23million budget shortfall is being faced by Suffolk County Council as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, latest figures reveal.

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Gordon Jones

A final decision on a shake-up of children’s centres in Suffolk is set to be made next week – with one more centre remaining open full time than planned.

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Jack Abbott

An urgent investigation has been launched after new figures revealed the numbers of Suffolk school pupils permanently excluded doubled this year.

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Mary Evans
Thursday, July 2, 2020

Seven of the 10 biggest nations Suffolk and Norfolk firms export to are EU nations, data has revealed.

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New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership
Thursday, July 2, 2020

A Suffolk education union has warned that having full classes in September without effective social distancing will be “reckless” and “potentially dangerous”.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Thirty-five towns and villages across East Suffolk have begun work on extra measures to protect their areas from speculative developments.

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David Ritchie
Saturday, June 20, 2020

Increasing confidence from parents has prompted a rise in the numbers of pupils returning to school - with nearly 2,000 going back in some format.

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Mary Evans
Thursday, June 18, 2020

Britain’s history should be taught “warts and all”, education leaders in Suffolk have said - amid fresh debate on whether the nation’s colonial past gets enough attention in schools.

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Suffolk
Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Plans to begin improving cycle routes across Suffolk have been given the green light, with work to begin on detailed proposals for 20 priority routes.

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David Ritchie
Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Nearly 150 routes across Suffolk have been eyed as priorities for cycle improvements over the next five years, costing well in excess of £80million.

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Suffolk County Council

Parents in Suffolk are divided over whether they would send their child to a summer school this year to help them catch up with learning, a poll has indicated.

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Suffolk County Council

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