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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

EDF Energy has applied to the Environment Agency for three environmental permits required to operate Sizewell C.

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Environment Agency

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

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
Saturday, June 6, 2020

Fewer than one in five primary pupils returned to school in Suffolk last week, new data shows.

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Mary Evans
Thursday, June 4, 2020

Communities in Suffolk are being urged to be the “eyes and ears” for children in danger, as children’s services bosses report a 50% drop in referrals.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, June 3, 2020

The Liberal Democrat, Green and Independent group at Suffolk County Council has adopted a new leader.

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Elfrede Brambley-Crawshaw
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Mental health experts in Suffolk have produced a support pack for schools to help anxious pupils through their return from coronavirus lockdown.

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Covid-19
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

The value of pension fund investments by Suffolk County Council plummeted by £327million as a result of coronavirus, latest figures show.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

The leaders of Suffolk council are being urged to create a climate emergency role at cabinet level so the issue can be addressed with greater “energy and conviction”.

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Matthew Hicks

Fewer pupils and schools returned in Suffolk today than anticipated, according to education chiefs, as parents proved to be cautious about sending their children back.

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Mary Evans
Sunday, May 31, 2020

If you are a keen sky gazer, then here are all the important astronomical events to mark on your calendar throughout June – including a strawberry moon, space station and clouds made out of ice crystals.

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Suffolk

Testing of all care home staff and residents in Suffolk if one person gets coronavirus has been in place for more than two weeks, according to council care bosses.

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Suffolk County Council

Businesses in Suffolk preparing to reopen in the next few weeks following the coronavirus lockdown are being urged to press ahead with safety measures for their stores.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, May 28, 2020

A handful of Suffolk primary schools are not expected to reopen their doors on June 1, it has been confirmed.

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Mary Evans

A decision on the revamp of children’s centre services in Suffolk should not be made while the coronavirus crisis continues, a trade union has warned.

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Mary Evans

A new push to get Suffolk cycling in the wake of the coronavirus lockdown could solve town centre congestion in Suffolk while encouraging social distancing, it has been claimed.

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Suffolk County Council
Saturday, May 23, 2020

A greater reliance on video and messaging apps during the coronavirus lockdown has helped children’s social care teams communicate better with vulnerable youngsters, say care chiefs.

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Suffolk County Council

Changes to road and pavement layouts are on the cards in Suffolk to help ensure social distancing as lockdown eases.

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Suffolk County Council

Dozens of questions are being asked by schools in Suffolk as they prepare to open schools from June 1 in a bid to ensure safety.

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Mary Evans
Thursday, May 21, 2020

Dedicated home-schooling activities have been produced to help children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in Suffolk during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, May 21, 2020

A Suffolk council has admitted that people could be receiving council-funded care worth tens of thousands of pounds which they are not eligible for because of their immigration status.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

A monthly package of more than £3million is keeping Suffolk care providers afloat during the coronavirus pandemic, it has emerged.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Government provision of personal protective equipment (PPE) was unlikely to have been enough to meet demand in Suffolk, it has been revealed.

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Suffolk County Council

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