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Monday, June 18, 2018

An ‘outgoing’ father-of-two drowned after getting caught in a rip current while swimming on a beach near New York.

United States
Friday, March 9, 2018

A groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction work on 18 affordable homes in west Suffolk was held today.

James Cartlidge
Monday, March 5, 2018

Suffolk County Council has seen a significant rise in insurance claims due to defective road surfaces over the last five years, new figures reveal.

Jane Storey
Saturday, March 3, 2018

Drivers are being warned to take care on the roads this weekend as the rising temperatures cause the snow to melt - bringing with it the potential for surface water and flooding.

Suffolk Police
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

A Sudbury-based charity has received a grant of nearly £5,000 to launch a community farm project to reduce loneliness and isolation in the area.

Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

A new £20million waste hub facility on the outskirts of Bury St Edmunds is due to be fully operational by next year, according to property consultants.

Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Plans to replace a Bury St Edmunds community centre have been backed by the Government following the announcement that £670,000 has been awarded to the project.

St Edmundsbury Borough Council
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

A signed photograph of Princess Diana – which was given to Babergh District Council on the royal’s visit in 1993 – has been presented to a Sudbury care home.

Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Parents of pupils across west Suffolk have warned of extra traffic on the roads tomorrow as a demonstration against proposed school transport cuts takes place.

Gordon Jones
Thursday, February 1, 2018

A major transport project in Bury St Edmunds will be completed ahead of schedule next week, the county council has confirmed.

Suffolk County Council
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Residents campaigning for improved broadband access in rural areas were given the opportunity to speak to the chief executive of Openreach at an event last week.

Matthew Hicks
Monday, January 22, 2018

Drivers have reported delays this morning in Bury St Edmunds after roadworks – which are planned to last for 16 weeks – began in the town.

Jane Storey
Friday, January 19, 2018

Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner is proposing an increase in the force’s council tax precept of 6.8% – which will add an average of £12 a year to the overall council tax bill of each household in the county.

Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Suffolk is in the final five for BBC Countryfile Magazine’s Holiday Destination of the Year 2018 – and needs your vote to scoop the prestigious award.

Colin Noble
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Roadworks, branded a “disaster” and a “crackpot scheme”, to improve the area surrounding the Northgate roundabout, in Bury St Edmunds, is due to begin towards the end of this month.

Jane Storey
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Suffolk’s Chamber of Commerce says the Government has not been ambitious enough with its plans for superfast broadband in the county – and want to 
see download speeds 10 times as fast by the end of the decade.

Suffolk County Council
Friday, January 5, 2018

Children from two schools planted flowers as part of a collaborative project to create a new community area in Bury St Edmunds – which has been officially opened.

Jo Churchill
Saturday, December 16, 2017

Improvements to a Bury St Edmunds underpass have been carried out thanks to team work from many organisations and companies in the town.

Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

A community project in Bury St Edmunds which aims to reduce waste and save families money is hoping to expand in the new year.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

“If the lorry can’t fit, we can’t grit” - that is the message from Suffolk County Council as the gritters prepare to hit the county’s roads again later today.

Jane Storey
Friday, December 8, 2017

Suffolk County Council cabinet member Gordon Jones has defended his decision to not declare his position as a non-executive director of an academy trust ahead of a meeting discussing controversial changes to school transport.

Gordon Jones
Friday, November 10, 2017

A former Suffolk primary school headteacher has been banned from teaching for two years after she put pupils and staff at “significant risk” by failing to carry out fire drills and falsifying records to show she had.

Suffolk County Council
Thursday, November 9, 2017

A primary school in Bury St Edmunds has been put in special measures by Ofsted following a damning inspection.

Gordon Jones
Monday, November 6, 2017

The Christmas lights in Bury St Edmunds will be switched on next Thursday, November 16, which will also mark the beginning of late night shopping in the town.

Suffolk County Council
Friday, November 3, 2017

Controversial plans for a £20million waste hub on the outskirts of Bury St Edmunds have been approved after councillors met again to review the application.

Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The organisers of the Bury St Edmunds Festival of Sport have hailed the week-long event as their best yet.

United Kingdom
Thursday, October 26, 2017

A flower bed near a new roundabout in Bury St Edmunds has been given an attractive spruce up after work by the town’s award-winning horticultural organisation.

Suffolk County Council
Monday, October 23, 2017

Citizens Advice Mid Suffolk has helped clients achieve more than £1million in financial gains over the past year, the charity has reported.

Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

A Sudbury residents group is crowdfunding to make a computer-generated animation of a proposed bypass in the town to give people more information on the project.

Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

West Suffolk villagers concerned about speeding vehicles have taken action by purchasing a new activation sign which tells drivers how fast they are going.

St Edmundsbury Borough Council

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