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Council tax bill in Suffolk set to rise by 4 per cent in 2020/21

Council tax bill in Suffolk set to rise by 4 per cent in 2020/21

Council tax bill in Suffolk set to rise by 4 per cent in 2020/21

It means from the county’s portion of council tax alone, a Band B property will pay £40 a year more.


Grant funding restored to Citizens Advice in Suffolk after county council U-turn

Grant funding restored to Citizens Advice in Suffolk after county council U-turn

Grant funding restored to Citizens Advice in Suffolk after county council U-turn

Finance chiefs confirmed in the first draft of the council’s budget for next year that it would be restoring a CAB grant of £360,000 over three years.


General Election 2019: James Cartlidge re-elected in South Suffolk

General Election 2019: James Cartlidge re-elected in South Suffolk

General Election 2019: James Cartlidge re-elected in South Suffolk

Conservative Party candidate James Cartlidge has been re-elected to serve as the MP for South Suffolk for the third time in five years.


General Election 2019: Live coverage for South Suffolk and surrounding constituencies

General Election 2019: Live coverage for South Suffolk and surrounding constituencies

General Election 2019: Live coverage for South Suffolk and surrounding constituencies

Follow our live blog for all the latest news and updates during polling day and from the election counts in your area.


GENERAL ELECTION 2019: What time will results in Suffolk be declared?

GENERAL ELECTION 2019: What time will results in Suffolk be declared?

GENERAL ELECTION 2019: What time will results in Suffolk be declared?

The nation goes to the polls today and these are the times the results are expected for each constituency.


Result of inquiry into plans for 150 homes in Long Melford delayed

Result of inquiry into plans for 150 homes in Long Melford delayed

Result of inquiry into plans for 150 homes in Long Melford delayed

The outcome was due before the end of 2019, but due to the general election, a decision is not expected to be made until January 2020 at the earliest.


GENERAL ELECTION 2019: Students raise big issues at televised hustings in Great Cornard

GENERAL ELECTION 2019: Students raise big issues at televised hustings in Great Cornard

GENERAL ELECTION 2019: Students raise big issues at televised hustings in Great Cornard

During a lively debate televised on ITV on Monday, sixth form students quizzed four parliamentary candidates on their political party’s manifestos.


GENERAL ELECTION 2019: South Suffolk candidates make their case to voters

GENERAL ELECTION 2019: South Suffolk candidates make their case to voters

GENERAL ELECTION 2019: South Suffolk candidates make their case to voters

The Suffolk Free Press has offered every candidate a chance to outline their pitch for your vote and what they pledge to do if elected.


Respects paid for London Bridge attack victims

Respects paid for London Bridge attack victims

Respects paid for London Bridge attack victims

The Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich and a former High Sheriff of Suffolk have paid their respects after the London Bridge attack on Friday.


GENERAL ELECTION 2019: South Suffolk candidates confirmed for hustings in Sudbury

GENERAL ELECTION 2019: South Suffolk candidates confirmed for hustings in Sudbury

GENERAL ELECTION 2019: South Suffolk candidates confirmed for hustings in Sudbury

Voters have a chance to quiz the prospective parliamentary candidates for South Suffolk at a hustings event at St John's Methodist Church next week.


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