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Green Party's deputy leader to address members at meeting in Boxford

Green Party's deputy leader to address members at meeting in Boxford

Green Party's deputy leader to address members at meeting in Boxford

The deputy leader of the Green Party says Suffolk has become one of the greenest counties politically in England, ahead of a meeting in Boxford.


Task forces to place education issues in Suffolk under greater scrutiny

Task forces to place education issues in Suffolk under greater scrutiny

Task forces to place education issues in Suffolk under greater scrutiny

Key education issues, such as special educational needs and catchment areas, will be put under greater scrutiny thanks to a series of new task forces.


Housing plans at former Babergh HQ in Hadleigh stalled as negotiations continue

Housing plans at former Babergh HQ in Hadleigh stalled as negotiations continue

Housing plans at former Babergh HQ in Hadleigh stalled as negotiations continue

Plans to redevelop Babergh District Council’s former headquarters have stalled while the terms of the application continue to be negotiated.


Angry parents brand Suffolk's new school transport policy as 'postcode lottery'

Angry parents brand Suffolk's new school transport policy as 'postcode lottery'

Angry parents brand Suffolk's new school transport policy as 'postcode lottery'

Suffolk’s new school travel policy was branded as “a postcode lottery”, as some pupils miss out on free travel eligibility to their preferred school.


New framework approved to review viability of Suffolk bus services

New framework approved to review viability of Suffolk bus services

New framework approved to review viability of Suffolk bus services

A new framework has been approved to allow a council to review whether its sponsored bus services are viable.


Suffolk's Self Help scheme for road repairs is 'double tax', claims opposition

Suffolk's Self Help scheme for road repairs is 'double tax', claims opposition

Suffolk's Self Help scheme for road repairs is 'double tax', claims opposition

A scheme which will see community volunteers carry out low-level maintenance around their roads was launched this month.


Labour calls child poverty figures for South Suffolk 'one of greatest scandals of our time'

Labour calls child poverty figures for South Suffolk 'one of greatest scandals of our time'

Labour calls child poverty figures for South Suffolk 'one of greatest scandals of our time'

More than a quarter of south Suffolk children have been living in poverty, according to figures described as “one of the great scandals of our time”.


New Sudbury mayor says town must strive to 'keep character' as it develops

New Sudbury mayor says town must strive to 'keep character' as it develops

New Sudbury mayor says town must strive to 'keep character' as it develops

The new mayor of Sudbury, Robert Spivey, believes the town should endeavour to maintain its character, as it continues to grow in the coming years.


Greens angry at snub as Tories set to form Babergh cabinet agreement with Independents and Lib Dems

Greens angry at snub as Tories set to form Babergh cabinet agreement with Independents and Lib Dems

Greens angry at snub as Tories set to form Babergh cabinet agreement with Independents and Lib Dems

The incumbent Babergh District Council leader is set to stay in the top job, as a clearer picture of the new cabinet agreement begins to take shape.


Hotel proposals in Sudbury 'far from done deal', says former Babergh cabinet member

Hotel proposals in Sudbury 'far from done deal', says former Babergh cabinet member

Hotel proposals in Sudbury 'far from done deal', says former Babergh cabinet member

A former Babergh cabinet member, who was ousted in the recent local elections, says his preference is for an alternative development option.


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