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Council leaders welcome landmark devolution deal for Suffolk

8 December 2022

The leaders of Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils have welcomed an “ambitious and exciting” devolution deal for Suffolk.

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First tree planted at Gateway 14 in Stowmarket

6 December 2022

Today (6 December) saw the first tree planted at Gateway 14 in Stowmarket, to mark the start of the landscaping regeneration at the site.

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Suffolk Public Sector Leaders pledge another £913,000 to tackle climate emergency

28 November 2022

Suffolk’s ambition to be net-zero by 2030 has been bolstered by an almost £1million pledge for more initiatives to reduce carbon emissions and tackle the effects of climate change.

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Measures agreed to protect districts’ waterways

25 November 2022

Councillors at both Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils voted unanimously this week to support measures to protect local rivers and waterways.

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Babergh and Mid Suffolk Councils call for the abuse of councillors to end

25 November 2022

The abuse and intimidation of councillors must end – that’s the call from Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils amid rising concerns about toxicity in public and political discourse.

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Thousands more new trees for Sudbury

23 November 2022

Babergh District Council is to create a ‘tiny forest’ in Sudbury, thanks to funding from the Government’s Local Authority Treescapes fund.

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Shop Local for the 12 days of Christmas to boost the local economy

23 November 2022

People are urged to get behind brilliant small businesses in Babergh and Mid Suffolk this Christmas, with figures showing the huge impact you can have by shopping locally.

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Severe Weather Emergency Protocol activated to support anyone sleeping rough in the districts

21 November 2022

Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils has its Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP) today 21 November, due to the severe weather.

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Councillors recognise Unsung Hero at Active Suffolk Awards

21 November 2022

Cllrs Mary McLaren and Julie Flatman were honoured to present the Unsung Hero Award at the Active Suffolk Awards on Friday night (18 November).

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Online climate change awareness course launches for Suffolk

17 November 2022

A free, online course has been launched to coincide with COP27 to support individuals and businesses to learn about the impacts of climate change in Suffolk.

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