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Staying in Tier 1 is Suffolk’s best chance at economic recovery from Covid-19, Suffolk leaders have said.

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Tim Passmore

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

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

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

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
Sunday, October 18, 2020

Mobile coronavirus testing stations are continuing to visit towns across Suffolk, as cases rise countywide.

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Coronavirus
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

A total of 1,000 Bernard Matthews staff in Suffolk are to be tested for Covid-19 as part of “precautionary and preventative” measures to limit the spread of the illness.

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Coronavirus
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
Tuesday, October 13, 2020

A six-figure sum has been given to Suffolk police to help enforce coronavirus rules, it has been confirmed – but nobody in the county has yet been issued a top-level £10,000 fine for Covid-19 breaches.

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Tim Passmore
Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner has outlined where the additional 54 police officers announced last autumn are being deployed – with a large proportion carrying out activities in the west of the county.

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Tim Passmore
Tuesday, October 6, 2020

More Covid-secure measures have been introduced at a Bernard Matthews factory in Suffolk after the number of coronavirus infections among the workforce rose again.

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Coronavirus
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
Friday, September 25, 2020

A government-funded scheme supporting families in need during the coronavirus crisis will continue for a further 12 months in Suffolk thanks to fresh investment by Suffolk leaders.

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Covid-19
Friday, September 25, 2020

A £2million plan to boost Suffolk’s economy and help businesses get back on their feet has been announced - with public leaders saying that supporting the county’s tourism industry is vital to its future.

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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
Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Problems with getting coronavirus tests may last for “weeks”, the health secretary has warned as fellow Suffolk MPs grapple with growing numbers of complaints from constituents.

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Coronavirus
Monday, September 14, 2020

Schools in Suffolk are being hit by a coronavirus testing “shambles” - with both staff and pupils being forced to take time off.

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Coronavirus
Friday, September 11, 2020

A task group has been formed to work with food processing plants across Suffolk to prevent coronavirus outbreaks similar to that seen at Banham Poultry.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, September 10, 2020

Suffolk GP surgeries are receiving just one sixth of the pneumonia vaccines they need, it has emerged.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, September 10, 2020

The number of people testing positive for coronavirus in Suffolk has tripled in a fortnight – and the county’s infection rate is also rising week-on-week.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

More than a quarter of new coronavirus cases in Suffolk are among people aged between 15 and 25, shock new data reveals.

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Covid-19
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Thousands of runners across Suffolk are celebrating the news that parkrun is set to return - but how different will it be?

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Halesworth’s annual Christmas lights switch-on has been cancelled this year due to fears of spreading coronavirus.

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Suffolk Live
Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Struggling tenants facing eviction during the Covid-19 crisis could be saved by an expansion in the Suffolk Law Centre’s (SLC) Housing Legal Aid service.

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Coronavirus
Monday, August 24, 2020

A second wave of coronavirus is “likely” to hit parts of Suffolk this winter and could even lead to local lockdowns if serious, it has been warned.

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Coronavirus

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