A consultation on a draft Communities Strategy has been launched by two Suffolk councils, inviting feedback on how the councils plan to lead on the key challenges and opportunities facing the two districts.
Babergh District Council has pledged to support all its residents facing redundancy as a result of Philips Avent leaving Glemsford, further to the multi-national health technology company’s announcement of the proposed closure of its Glemsford site following a strategic review of its wider global operations - which has been seeking a 40% reduction in the number of Philips’ larger sites world-wide.
In 2018 Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils passed £549,674.93 from developers to local infrastructure projects in their districts.
The Holbrook Great Run Local (GRL), previously held at the Holbrook Community Centre, has moved to the picturesque Alton Water Reservoir in Stutton.
Mid Suffolk’s Development Control Committee A decided this morning (Wednesday 19 December) to refuse permission for an application for 295 new homes in the village of Debenham.
Mid Suffolk District Council’s Cabinet approved this week, funding for two Police Community Support Officers to work in partnership with Suffolk Constabulary to help tackle community concerns and build a stronger police presence across the district.
Mid Suffolk Leisure Centre continues to hit leisure industry best practice and this was recently recognised after the site claimed an industry award for a second year running.
Our office Customer Access Points in Stowmarket and Sudbury Town Hall will close at 5pm on Monday 24 December.
Babergh District Council Leader John Ward visited Royal Mail’s Delivery Office in Hadleigh this morning to see first-hand the operation of delivering Christmas post and to pass on early Season’s Greetings to its dedicated, hardworking staff.
Mid Suffolk District Council has submitted plans for the future of their former offices in Needham Market and for the former Needham Market Middle School, including 135 new homes, a library and a new retail outlet.