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More than £10million of cutbacks remain in Suffolk County Council’s budget, it has emerged – with controversial plans to phase out Citizens Advice grants still set to go ahead.

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Suffolk County Council

Plans have been unveiled to pump up to £45.1million into creating hundreds of special educational needs places in Suffolk, in a bid to meet soaring demand.

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Suffolk County Council
Monday, January 14, 2019

Motorists are being warned “delays are likely” as roadworks continue in Lowestoft.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, January 10, 2019

The community have been asked to give their opinion on changes to the Citizens Advice service in Suffolk after proposed cuts to the service.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Almost a year on from the announcement that the historic archives from Lowestoft Record Office were to be moved, historians, heritage authors and campaigners remain united in opposing the proposals.

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Peter Aldous
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

More than a third of children and young people in Suffolk do less than half an hour of physical activity a day, according to government research.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Relief could soon be in sight for families, staff and motorists on the school run, as new parking improvements may resolve serious traffic problems.

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Peter Aldous
Thursday, December 27, 2018

A nursery has reopened its doors just months after being forced to close.

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Suffolk County Council
Saturday, December 22, 2018

More than £130,000 in funding has been secured as part of an “innovative project” to boost the East Anglian fishing industry.

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Peter Aldous
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Families have been forced to spend thousands of pounds just to get the special support their child needs.

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Gordon Jones
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Finance chiefs at Suffolk County Council have warned they “don’t have a plan B” if its savings programmes do not generate tens of millions in savings over the next four years.

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Richard Smith
Tuesday, December 18, 2018

A consultation has been launched for people to have their say about funding for the Citizens Advice service in Suffolk.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, December 14, 2018

Households in Suffolk could see council tax bills rise by 4.7% next year if the county’s local authorities and police do as the government suggests in its local government settlement.

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Tim Passmore
Monday, December 10, 2018

The government authority responsible for overseeing projects of national importance has started its examination into a long-awaited third crossing in Lowestoft.

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Peter Aldous
Monday, December 10, 2018

A Suffolk authority promoting campaigns to stop smoking has reduced its pension investments in tobacco firms – but says it still will not disinvest in cigarette firms entirely.

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Suffolk County Council
Saturday, December 8, 2018

Additional maternity and paternity leave has been pledged for Suffolk County Council staff following the birth of a premature baby.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Feedback from a controversial consultation into the Lowestoft Record Office and “future delivery” of the service will come under scrutiny in the next few days.

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Peter Aldous
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Suffolk County Council has confirmed that it is making a u-turn on cutting all funding to Citizens’ Advice Bureaux – for the time being.

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Suffolk County Council
Monday, November 26, 2018

The squeeze on library services across the region as councils face financial pressures has been revealed by analysis of government figures.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, November 23, 2018

Two town councils have expressed concerns over the removal of historic archives from Lowestoft Record Office and changes to the service.

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Bob Collis
Friday, November 23, 2018

Calls have been made for controversial plans to axe a six figure grant for Citizens Advice Bureaus in Suffolk to be phased in over a longer period of time.

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Mark Bee
Friday, November 23, 2018

Suffolk County Council’s Tory administration has launched a bid to tackle period poverty – just weeks after it failed to commit cash to the cause.

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County Council
Thursday, November 22, 2018

“Hands off our archives!”

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Bob Collis
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

A road safety workshop will be held in Lowestoft in the New Year as part of a scheme to keep older drivers independent and safe on the roads in Suffolk.

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Suffolk police
Saturday, November 17, 2018

TV naturalist Chris Packham has called on energy bosses to “work harder” to avoid building a massive substation in a “beautiful” Suffolk habitat.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, November 16, 2018

A programme to turn around Suffolk’s special education needs (SEN) provision has been outlined – with an “innovative” pilot set to spearhead the measures.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Millions of pounds of cutbacks for council services in Suffolk next year have been revealed – with homes facing further council tax rises for the next three years.

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Matthew Hicks
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Today we can finally reveal the names of the people selected to be on our first ever Inspiring Women of Suffolk list.

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Suffolk County Council
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Projects supporting domestic abuse survivors in Suffolk and Essex have received a funding boost of nearly £700,000 from the government, it has been announced.

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Suffolk County Council

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