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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.


Councillors urge rethink on future development at Belle Vue in Sudbury after hotel plans collapse

Councillors urge rethink on future development at Belle Vue in Sudbury after hotel plans collapse

Councillors urge rethink on future development at Belle Vue in Sudbury after hotel plans collapse

Questions have been raised about whether the old pool site could be repurposed as green space, or if a hotel is better suited to another location.


Peaceful protest in Glemsford shows solidarity with global Black Lives Matter movement

Peaceful protest in Glemsford shows solidarity with global Black Lives Matter movement

Peaceful protest in Glemsford shows solidarity with global Black Lives Matter movement

Clare McGlasham, who organised the demonstration at Tye Green in Glemsford, said she was overwhelmed by the level of support.


Demonstration planned in Glemsford in solidarity with global protests in response to death of George Floyd

Demonstration planned in Glemsford in solidarity with global protests in response to death of George Floyd

Demonstration planned in Glemsford in solidarity with global protests in response to death of George Floyd

The incident that led to the death of 46-year-old George Floyd, which was captured by video footage, has sparked widespread protests across the world.


Elections and national policy changes blamed for delays to Babergh and Mid Suffolk joint local plan

Elections and national policy changes blamed for delays to Babergh and Mid Suffolk joint local plan

Elections and national policy changes blamed for delays to Babergh and Mid Suffolk joint local plan

The plan, which outlines suitable areas of development up to 2036, was meant to be adopted in February 2020, but delays meant that target has passed.


Treasury plans to limit property investments by local authorities could impact Babergh District Council-owned Cifco

Treasury plans to limit property investments by local authorities could impact Babergh District Council-owned Cifco

Treasury plans to limit property investments by local authorities could impact Babergh District Council-owned Cifco

Babergh District Council has employed a property investment strategy, but the Treasury says it wants local authorities to end this practice.

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Government urged to reimburse Suffolk schools forced to fund free school meals during coronavirus crisis

Government urged to reimburse Suffolk schools forced to fund free school meals during coronavirus crisis

Government urged to reimburse Suffolk schools forced to fund free school meals during coronavirus crisis

Problems with a Government food voucher programme has left some schools putting in place their own free school meal schemes to ensure pupils were fed.


'Root and branch' review of curricula planned ahead of Suffolk pupils returning to school

'Root and branch' review of curricula planned ahead of Suffolk pupils returning to school

'Root and branch' review of curricula planned ahead of Suffolk pupils returning to school

Education leaders in Suffolk are expecting that pupils will have made different levels of progress during lockdown.


Lockdown changes: your questions answered

Lockdown changes: your questions answered

Lockdown changes: your questions answered

Here is what we know has changed after last night's broadcast.


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