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Measures to fossil fuel use set out in Babergh District Council's carbon reduction management plan

Measures to fossil fuel use set out in Babergh District Council's carbon reduction management plan

Measures to fossil fuel use set out in Babergh District Council's carbon reduction management plan

More tree planting, new electric vehicle charging points and new solar farms are among measures in a plan to make Babergh carbon neutral by 2030.


Gas-fired power plant proposals in Sudbury draws wave of opposition over noise and air pollution fears

Gas-fired power plant proposals in Sudbury draws wave of opposition over noise and air pollution fears

Gas-fired power plant proposals in Sudbury draws wave of opposition over noise and air pollution fears

Balance Power Projects is seeking planning permission to construct a gas-powered electricity reserve facility on the Chilton Industrial Estate.


Sudbury Common Lands Charity ranger Adrian Walters steps down after 30 years in role

Sudbury Common Lands Charity ranger Adrian Walters steps down after 30 years in role

Sudbury Common Lands Charity ranger Adrian Walters steps down after 30 years in role

Adrian Walters has called on everyone who uses Sudbury's water meadows to play a role in preserving them, after announcing his retirement as a ranger.


PICTURES: First ever Melford in Bloom lifts spirits in village during coronavirus lockdown

PICTURES: First ever Melford in Bloom lifts spirits in village during coronavirus lockdown

PICTURES: First ever Melford in Bloom lifts spirits in village during coronavirus lockdown

Volunteers have worked for months to revitalise the village centre with floral displays, aided by a £10,000 grant from Long Melford Parish Council.


Fish populations swell at River Stour in Sudbury after year-long improvement project

Fish populations swell at River Stour in Sudbury after year-long improvement project

Fish populations swell at River Stour in Sudbury after year-long improvement project

The Environment Agency confirmed a huge rise in roach and rudd spawn, as well as improved water quality, following £10,000 of work at the river.


Fly-tipping of garden waste reported in Little Waldingfield as concerns raised about brown bin collections

Fly-tipping of garden waste reported in Little Waldingfield as concerns raised about brown bin collections

Fly-tipping of garden waste reported in Little Waldingfield as concerns raised about brown bin collections

Concerns have been raised around the schedule since the collections resumed, with reports of a late collection in Little Waldingfield last week.


Sudbury horticulturalist launches new book on back-to-basics approach to gardening

Sudbury horticulturalist launches new book on back-to-basics approach to gardening

Sudbury horticulturalist launches new book on back-to-basics approach to gardening

Having gained extensive experience over 20 years, Catherine McMillan is keen to pass on her knowledge to help people develop their gardening skills.


Melford in Bloom set to go live to bring colour and cheer to village during coronavirus lockdown

Melford in Bloom set to go live to bring colour and cheer to village during coronavirus lockdown

Melford in Bloom set to go live to bring colour and cheer to village during coronavirus lockdown

Volunteers have been working hard in recent weeks, inspired by other projects in Sudbury and Halstead, to revitalise the street scape of Long Melford.


Plant stall continues 20-year tradition by raising £700 for All Saints' Church in Little Cornard

Plant stall continues 20-year tradition by raising £700 for All Saints' Church in Little Cornard

Plant stall continues 20-year tradition by raising £700 for All Saints' Church in Little Cornard

Gerry and Cheryl Bird sold hundreds of plants by operating an online order and collection service in front of their home in Upper Road.


Hidden Gardens of Hadleigh replaced with photo competition due to coronavirus lockdown

Hidden Gardens of Hadleigh replaced with photo competition due to coronavirus lockdown

Hidden Gardens of Hadleigh replaced with photo competition due to coronavirus lockdown

Organisers of the Hidden Gardens of Hadleigh have invited residents to submit one photo of their garden, which will be judged across three categories.


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