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Suffolk Coastal deputy leader Geoff Holdcroft will retain his role at the council – despite sparking a row after appearing to describe Ipswich as a “cesspit”.

An ex-housing support centre in Ipswich will be revitalised to provide 47 rooms in the town after the borough council approved plans for a new development.

The New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich is set for a radical makeover after planning permission was approved for the development of the old borough council site and spiral carpark.

Parents have voiced concerns after council proposals to remove free transport would see children have to walk more than two and half miles across fields to get to school.

Residents in a picturesque Suffolk village are being invited to attend a meeting to hear details of its neighbourhood plan.

Calls have been made for a full traffic survey in Beccles following the opening of the southern relief road to maximise its effectiveness.

Businesses operating on Ransomes Europark have welcomed the road changes in the area which have reduced congestion at peak hours.

A new programme offering a “long-term commitment” to supporting the rehabilitation of stroke survivors has been launched.

Over 150 people attended the official launch of the Brandon Day Centre and the newly opened Café 27 along with a new minibus enabling access to the centre’s services.

The decision to close the last bank in Halesworth has been described as deplorable and a “dereliction of banking duty” by the town council and county councillor.

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Increasing numbers of Suffolk councils are making money from charging to collect garden waste – with one district council generating £1.25million in just one month.

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

The ever-popular Friday Five Series, supported by East of England Co-Op, has been up-and-running for a couple of weeks, with Framlingham Flyers hosting the third event this evening.

The deputy leader of Waveney District Council and a Suffolk County councillors has been suspended from the Conservative Party after he allegedly posted an Islamophobic comment about the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan on Facebook.

Mike Bacon takes a look at the Suffolk County cup finals, Danny Capriani’s call-up and the speed of speedway!

Confusion over changes to garden waste collection has been addressed by Suffolk Coastal bosses as they aim to make a seamless changeover.

Proposals to merge Babergh and Mid Suffolk Councils have been put on hold after county council leader Colin Noble relaunched the “unitary Suffolk” debate last month.

Around 800 people attended this year’s Suffolk Justice Service at St Edmundsbury Cathedral in Bury St Edmunds today.

Teachers in Suffolk were assaulted hundreds of times in the last three years – with many physical attacks happening in primary schools.

The Department for Transport’s (DfT) refusal to approve key changes to parking enforcement powers in Suffolk for yet another 12 months has left county leaders fuming.

Suffolk County Council remain positive that Woods Lane in Melton will re-open to the public next week.

Opposition groups at Suffolk County Council are coming together to demand a special council meeting is held before the authority’s cabinet decides the future of home to school transport.

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

As Suffolk County Council ramps up its battle against potholes after the winter freeze, one route around the county is set to get special attention over the next three months.

An action group claims its lawyers have found legal problems with the bid for a £133m Suffolk bypass – but highways bosses are confident they acted correctly.

Ipswich-based social enterprise Realise Futures has won a five-year contract to deliver the Government-funded Work and Health Programme in Suffolk on behalf of national charity Shaw Trust.

New uses are being sought for some of the most prominent unused buildings in the town centre as the Ipswich Vision partners prepare to move ahead with the regeneration of the town.

Over the last decade local councils have been really hammered by governments wedded to the notion that austerity is the solution to all our economic ills.

Suffolk campaigners affected by “unjust” pension reforms are taking action on International Women’s Day to keep their plight on the agenda.

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