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County council chiefs have called on EDF Energy to listen to communities and “do something about Suffolk’s very reasonable concerns” over Sizewell C.

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Elfrede Brambley-Crawshaw

East Suffolk Council will maintain a “neutral” stance on the proposed Sizewell C development, after its Cabinet on Monday night approved its response to be submitted to the Planning Inspectorate this week.

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East Suffolk Council

A by-election in Lakenheath is the latest in a string of planned polls set to take place in May 2021.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Garden waste collections will restart in East Suffolk later this month after being impacted by the coronavirus crisis.

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East Suffolk
Monday, September 14, 2020

Suffolk councils could be forced to approve twice as many homes per year under new government proposals – a move that some claim could “permanently destroy” the character of many communities.

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David Ritchie
Wednesday, September 2, 2020

A commitment of £140,000 has been made for the return of the First Light Festival to Lowestoft next year, after coronavirus forced this year’s event to be cancelled.

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East Suffolk Council
Tuesday, September 1, 2020

A blueprint for investment in Lowestoft over the next 10 years is to be submitted to the government next month in a bid to secure up to £25million of cash for key projects.

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East Suffolk Council
Wednesday, August 19, 2020

The commitment to pursuing plans for a third crossing over Lake Lothing is a sign that the town is “open for business”, say council chiefs.

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Matthew Hicks
Monday, August 17, 2020

Costs to build a third crossing over Lake Lothing in Lowestoft have ballooned by more than £34million, latest data has showed.

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Matthew Hicks
Friday, August 14, 2020

They may be used to the sunny climes of continental Europe, but an exotic spider species has been making East Suffolk its home this summer thanks to wild grasses being allowed to grow.

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East Suffolk Council
Friday, August 14, 2020

Six electric vehicles have been bought by East Suffolk Council for its fleet as part of measures to reduce its carbon impact.

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East Suffolk 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

Hundreds of volunteers have dedicated their time to help in East Suffolk communities during the pandemic – and now a council wants to thank those who have made a difference.

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East Suffolk
Monday, July 13, 2020

Householders are being urged to remain alert following a spate of scam calls from fraudsters offering doorstep Covid-19 testing.

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East Suffolk
Friday, July 10, 2020

More than 60 groups have now benefitted from a special hardship fund established to support those in need.

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East Suffolk
Wednesday, July 8, 2020

A council is introducing a scheme to boost street and market traders amid the continuing coronavirus crisis.

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East Suffolk
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, 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
Wednesday, June 17, 2020

A new online service has been launched in East Suffolk, helping young people to find employment.

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East Suffolk
Thursday, June 11, 2020

A council has relaunched a scheme to help people who are struggling with social isolation and loneliness during the continuing coronavirus crisis.

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East Suffolk
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

A probe into the first elections at England’s largest district council last year has found there was no systemic issue with postal votes, but did acknowledge there were delays at the count.

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East Suffolk Council
Saturday, April 4, 2020

A council is processing the payment of grants for local businesses provided by the government in response to the continuing coronavirus crisis.

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East Suffolk
Friday, April 3, 2020

A council has called on people to think of others following increased complaints about noisy neighbours during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, March 30, 2020

As part of East Suffolk Council’s response to the impact of coronavirus on vulnerable residents, a new community fund of more than £70,000 has been launched.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Garden waste collections are to be suspended amid the continuing coronavirus crisis.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

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