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Saturday, November 21, 2020

Suffolk is in line to get 75,000 rapid tests per week in its fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, November 13, 2020

Suffolk schools hit hardest by Covid-19 are in desperate need of financial support as additional costs are stretching already-tight budgets to breaking point, it has emerged.

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Mary Evans
Wednesday, November 11, 2020

A series of improvements are set to be made to Suffolk’s ‘alternative education’ provision, which councillors say will be “life-changing” for families.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, November 6, 2020

Suffolk’s special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) services has been recognised with a national award for supporting teenagers.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, November 6, 2020

Suffolk’s tips will remain open throughout the November lockdown, it has been confirmed – but visits will continue to be by appointment only.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, November 3, 2020

A free phoneline set up during the first Covid-19 lockdown to help people in need has been relaunched in time for the second national lockdown starting on Thursday.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Suffolk was on the cusp of entering Tier 2 prior to the government’s national lockdown announcement, public health chiefs have said – and could have been just a fortnight away.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Hundreds more youngsters are being educated at home in Suffolk since the start of the school term, according to new figures.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, October 30, 2020

Sponsor trusts have been announced for two new special schools being built in Suffolk under £45million plans to create hundreds of new places.

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Mary Evans
Thursday, October 29, 2020

Families in Suffolk have shared their experiences with health and education watchdogs as part of a national investigation into the impact of Covid-19 on youngsters with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) – a survey which will then determine future improvements in education.

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Mary Evans
Wednesday, October 28, 2020

People in Suffolk can have their say on plans for a ‘healing’ woodland space in memory of those who died from Covid-19, with a new survey having been launched.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, October 23, 2020

Government plans to bypass the planning system in order to set up lorry parks for queued up port traffic post-Brexit have been dubbed “a disgrace” amid fears locals will not get a voice.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, October 23, 2020

Calls for a blanket 20mph speed limit for Suffolk’s residential roads have been rejected amid opinions that it could not be enforced.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, October 22, 2020

More than 1,200 school pupils and 160 teachers in Suffolk have had to self-isolate because of potential coronavirus risks, new data has revealed.

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Mary Evans
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Applications for spare seats on school buses in Suffolk open on Friday, after having to be frozen because of coronavirus.

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Mary Evans
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Covid-19 test centres in Suffolk have been given a boost after public health chiefs confirmed extra capacity had been made to test people locally.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Hundreds of laptops have been dished out to children in Suffolk to help them while learning at home during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Mary Evans
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Cases of gonorrhoea, syphilis and chlamydia have significantly risen in Suffolk, but health bosses have said that the county remains much lower than other areas.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, October 15, 2020

People in the 50-64 age group in Suffolk should find out from next month if they are eligible for a flu vaccine this year, as health organisations do not yet know how many vaccines will be available.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Anticipated demand for hospital beds this winter has been stress-tested amid a second wave of Covid-19, health chief have said.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Calls have been made for residential streets in Suffolk’s towns and villages to have a 20mph speed limit across the board, as a means of improving air quality.

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Suffolk County Council
Monday, October 5, 2020

Proposed school admission rules in Suffolk for 2022/23 have been published, with measures to help prevent twins being sent to different schools among the proposals.

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Mary Evans
Thursday, October 1, 2020

Confidence is starting to return to the voluntary and charitable sector in Suffolk, an industry leader has said – but more than a third of organisations are still under threat of closure in the next 12 months unless circumstances change.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, October 1, 2020

Suffolk is facing around 20,000 more people being made redundant as a result of Covid-19, an authority has warned – with increased demand expected on vital support services.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, October 1, 2020

A six-figure sum has been announced to designate more roads in Suffolk as quiet lanes – roads where motorists must use additional caution.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, September 22, 2020

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
Tuesday, September 22, 2020

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
Monday, September 21, 2020

More than £43million is the anticipated financial hit facing a Suffolk authority as a result of coronavirus this year – though Government grants have made up for most of that.

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Gordon Jones
Monday, September 21, 2020

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

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