Authorities' failure to protect community assets from developers has undermined the public's confidence in planning decisions, a meeting heard.

Retirement scheme residents still say they are being left to fend for themselves - despite authorities promising to respond to recent tragedies.

A Brexit-related exodus of EU workers from Suffolk has seen restaurants close, business advisors warned today.

A developer's bid to expand a housing scheme into a site it had pledged to keep as green space has left residents incensed.

A family complained their rare holiday together was ruined by a filthy chalet with mouldy floors and blood stained mattress.

An independent inquiry could be held after two dead bodies went undiscovered at a retirement home for months, following cuts to care support funding.

Villagers' hopes to save their pub have been "revitalised" after its owner agreed to reduce the price.

Two dead bodies are claimed to have lain undiscovered in a retirement scheme for months, sparking complaints about "callous" cuts to care support.

Hundreds of customers who poured £25m into holiday park lodges will get back just a tiny slice of their investment, according to administrators.

A former pupil at a special school where abuse was said to be "institutionalised" has become the third to die during a prolonged legal fight for justice.

Fresh fears about the expansion of intensive poultry farming have been raised after further proposals were announced for huge chicken barns housing hundreds of thousands of birds.

A town council could buy part of a prestigious riverside development to ensure it remains accessible to the public following a successful campaign to overturn its change of use.

The redevelopment of a Suffolk council's former headquarters faces fresh controversy after documents emerged claiming its inflated price made the project "unviable".

A council's slow handling of a controversial housing development caused "frustration, inconvenience and trouble", an investigation found.

Former pupils who were beaten and sexually abused by teachers at a boarding school could have compensation delayed due to a missed payment from its owners.

A near halving of Trading Standards' budget has seen the number of successful prosecutions plummet - amid fears serious crimes are going unpunished.

The owner of a pub at the centre of a community takeover bid claims criminal charges he was facing in Kenya have been dropped.

A holiday park facing legal action over guests living on site has been warned it could be shut unless it resolves further issues.

New owners of a collection of holiday parks, which collapsed earlier this year owing millions to investors, say they are confident of making it a success.

The academy trust tasked with improving a failing Ipswich school was awarded £550,000 as part of the takeover - one of the largest payments of its kind ever made in England.

Rows over parking in Ipswich have become so heated that traffic wardens are no longer working alone - for their own safety.

A Suffolk peer described a controversial housing estate as an "absolute disgrace" during scathing criticisms of planners and developers.

Angry customers and contractors say they want answers from a home improvement company which has stopped trading.

Housing officials confirmed a holiday park owner will face enforcement action after talks failed to resolve problems of guests staying on site all year.

Tensions ran high at a parish meeting amid accusations of abusive behaviour, threats to resign and pleas to resolve rifts.

Villages are uniting against an onslaught of new intensive poultry farms which are set to produce more than a million chickens every week.

Mass staff suspensions at a Suffolk special school have cost taxpayers more than £1m - and some cases remain unresolved two years later.

Campaigners trying to save a village pub fear their plans are in jeopardy after being unwittingly drawn into a row about property investments stretching from Suffolk to Kenya.

The new interim chairman of the region's troubled ambulance trust will earn 50% more than guidelines set by the NHS.

Campaigners fear a bid to build huge poultry barns could see tonnes of chicken litter transported through their village to a biogas plant.

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