Today, the doors of the Duck & Teapot, the new café and visitor centre at Needham Lake have officially opened for the first time.
The sports centre, based on the site of Ormiston Sudbury Academy, is set to re-open for community use from the start of September as part of a new arrangement to be periodically reviewed by the Trust.
Town and Parish Councils across Babergh and Mid Suffolk have received £1.6 million in the latest round of neighbourhood CIL payments – paving the way for a range of vital community facilities and projects.
Construction is officially underway at Gateway 14 – the multi-million-pound business, innovation and logistics development in Stowmarket.
Four new Changing Places facilities will be created in key visitor locations in Babergh and Mid Suffolk following a successful bid for grant funding for almost £200,000.