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Residents' association formed in Great Cornard to fight against 'unsustainable' development plans

Residents' association formed in Great Cornard to fight against 'unsustainable' development plans

Residents' association formed in Great Cornard to fight against 'unsustainable' development plans

The organisation has warned of the risks of traffic and flooding issues due to development in Great Cornard, ahead of a public meeting next week.


Wildlife rejuvenated after £10,000 project to improve River Stour in Sudbury

Wildlife rejuvenated after £10,000 project to improve River Stour in Sudbury

Wildlife rejuvenated after £10,000 project to improve River Stour in Sudbury

Prior to the work being undertaken, anglers were unable to fish along this part of the river because of factors such as the build-up of silt.


Cornard residents criticise inaction of authorities after scrambling to fight off floods

Cornard residents criticise inaction of authorities after scrambling to fight off floods

Cornard residents criticise inaction of authorities after scrambling to fight off floods

Homeowners in Great Cornard had to act fast, as water levels rapidly increased due to heavy rainfall over the festive period.


Campaigners raise safety fears over plans for ten-fold rise in HGV volume at Hadleigh quarry

Campaigners raise safety fears over plans for ten-fold rise in HGV volume at Hadleigh quarry

Campaigners raise safety fears over plans for ten-fold rise in HGV volume at Hadleigh quarry

J T Few Plant Hire Ltd is proposing to increase its current daily volume of HGVs at the site from eight to 80 vehicles, to fulfil future demand.


Environment Agency says fallen tree on River Stour in Sudbury does not pose flood risk

Environment Agency says fallen tree on River Stour in Sudbury does not pose flood risk

Environment Agency says fallen tree on River Stour in Sudbury does not pose flood risk

Concerns had been raised after a tree fell on to a stretch of river in the vicinity of Henny Street several months ago.


Belle Vue Community Bid team unveils proposals for heritage centre at Sudbury landmark

Belle Vue Community Bid team unveils proposals for heritage centre at Sudbury landmark

Belle Vue Community Bid team unveils proposals for heritage centre at Sudbury landmark

The bid team wants to form a not-for-profit trust to help convert the building into a community venue, centred around a legacy project.


Perrywood garden centre sponsors Sudbury in Bloom project to rejuvenate roadside

Perrywood garden centre sponsors Sudbury in Bloom project to rejuvenate roadside

Perrywood garden centre sponsors Sudbury in Bloom project to rejuvenate roadside

Perrywood Sudbury announced it has sponsored the creation of a flower bed next to the A134 roundabout by the Esso garage.


Villagers voice fears over potential 150-home development in Great Cornard

Villagers voice fears over potential 150-home development in Great Cornard

Villagers voice fears over potential 150-home development in Great Cornard

Hunstowe Land is seeking to promote fields around 23 acres south of Davidson Close for homes, as part of Babergh and Mid Suffolk’s joint local plan.


Climate change working party formed in Glemsford after parish council declares emergency

Climate change working party formed in Glemsford after parish council declares emergency

Climate change working party formed in Glemsford after parish council declares emergency

A fresh climate emergency declaration has prompted calls for towns and villages in Suffolk to follow suit to encourage action “at a grassroots level”.


Recycling scheme launches at Sudbury school to raise pupil awareness

Recycling scheme launches at Sudbury school to raise pupil awareness

Recycling scheme launches at Sudbury school to raise pupil awareness

A recycling scheme with a difference has been launched at Woodhall Primary School in a bid to increase activity – and awareness – in the playground.


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