Emergency Telephone Numbers in the event of Extreme Weather
● Mid Suffolk District Council outside of office hours 0808 168 7794
● Environment Hotline 0800 807 060
● UK Power Networks 0800 316 3105 or 0333 323 2105 from mobiles
Follow the link for more contacts and useful tips.
We have three upcoming elections - one for the Police and Crime Commissioner on Thursday 5 May, another for the councillor for the Barking and Somersham ward on Thursday 2 June and another for the European Union Referendum on Thursday 23 June.Read more »
Community Achievement Awards winners
Babergh and Mid Suffolk reveal the winners of their first-ever joint community awards!Read more »
New tenants pick up their keys!
The first new council tenants to move into a council-built property in more than two decades on hand to cut the ribbonRead more »
Work starts on next phase of new council housesRead more »
£1bn Devolution Deal announced for East Anglia
Following weeks of negotiation between Government and local councils and LEPs a deal worth over £1bn for East Anglia has today been announced by George Osborne MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer. Read more.
Tourism – Working With Us
In order to help the tourism industry grow in our area and across Suffolk, officers are supporting the creation of a framework of more locally based industry led tourism bodies, called Destination Management Organisations. To find out more and how you can get involved click here.
Is your taxi licensed?
On nights out make sure you only travel with licensed taxi and private hire services. To find out who is licensed with Mid Suffolk, click on our Licensing Register.
Cllr Nick Gowrley was confirmed as the new Leader for Mid Suffolk District Council at last night’s Full Council Meeting (28 April).Read more
Mid Suffolk & Babergh District Council are pleased to announce that Brome Community Recycling Centre will be re-opening on Monday 2 May 2016 at 10am.Read more
Here is a message from the Returning Officer, giving notice of an election within the Barking and Somersham Ward:Read more
International Compost Awareness Week takes place between Sunday 1- Saturday 7 May and to celebrate this, the Suffolk Waste Partnership is giving away free compost and offering advice from Master Composter Volunteers to highlight the environmental and financial benefits for those who choose to make and use their own compost.Read more