As part of Freeport East, Gateway 14 is set to bring a range of business and investment benefits from this new national initiative to the region.
A company selling baked goods at various Suffolk markets, including Stowmarket, has been fined nearly £10,000 for food hygiene offences.
New plans for the future of Belle Vue are set to be considered by Babergh District Council in response to the challenges created by the coronavirus pandemic.
Outline plans for 146 houses in Onehouse received the green light today – bringing new footpaths and public open space for the village, and providing low income house-hunters with ‘affordable homes’.
Work on a new sixth form centre at Stowupland High School has recently completed, thanks to an allocation of £2.4m in Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) funding by Mid Suffolk District Council.
Later this year, visitors to Needham Lake, one of the region’s most visited free tourist attractions, will be able to enjoy a range of brand-new facilities including a new café with outdoor seating, a community events space and an accessible Changing Places facility.
Councillors have agreed Babergh District Council’s budget for 2021/22 – delivering financial stability post-Covid while still delivering the council’s commitment to climate change.
Collaboration between councils, the NHS and a local housing developer is paving the way for a new community car park – providing parking for medical staff and patients attending COVID vaccination appointments.
Households across Babergh and Mid Suffolk will be asked to take part in Census 2021 this spring.