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Suffolk County Council in running for Most Improved Council award

Suffolk County Council has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Most Improved Council category for the 2014 Local Government Chronicle Awards. This award gives councils the opportunity to demonstrate how they are striving for excellence and continuous self improvement … Continue reading

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Suffolk to test emergency text alerts

A text message system which could be used to alert the public to an emergency will be tested in Suffolk today. Three messages will be sent to Vodafone customers over a period of several hours, starting from 11:00am. The messages … Continue reading

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County councils to sign cross border partnership

The Leaders of Norfolk and Suffolk county councils will meet on the county boundary today to sign an agreement committing them to working more closely together. They’ve also announced an immediate pledge to simplify and improve health and social care … Continue reading

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Police in hunt for council chairman

Published on: 4 Oct 2013. One of Suffolk’s civic dignitaries is today being hunted by the Police – for a crime that was, once, punishable by death. Suffolk County Council chairman, Councillor Guy McGregor, stands accused of breaking a law … Continue reading

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Warning over ‘Suffolk Council’ telephone scam

A telephone scam is circulating in the county, with fraudsters offering cash prizes and purporting to be from ‘Suffolk Council’. across Suffolk have been receiving calls from ‘the council’ about a grant. They are then being asked various financial questions … Continue reading

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Works to Tower Ramparts area to start Monday

Travel Ipswich improvement works to the Tower Ramparts area are due to begin on Monday 5 August. The works are due to start on the hard standing area opposite Haart Estate agents and will continue for the next four – … Continue reading

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Policies of Ipswich Gridlock

As is the tradition of the Suffolk County Tories just after being reelected, they are coming out with some ridiculous policies to help Ipswich Labour pulverise the Borough Tories next May. With no Andrea Hill or controversial divestment strategy this … Continue reading

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Junction redesign postponed

Plans to replace two mini roundabouts with traffic lights on the junction between Norwich Road and Chevallier Street in Ipswich have been put on hold. Work had been scheduled to start next week as part of the £21 million Travel … Continue reading

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Suffolk Tories Policies of Ipswich Gridlock

Here, the Marmite character that is Ben Redsell did a post titled Tories at war over traffic light plans. The Spy reports Former Ipswich council leader Liz Harsant slammed plans to put traffic lights at the top of Bishops Hill, … Continue reading

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East of England Ambulance Service considered by Health Scrutiny

Suffolk’s Health Scrutiny has heard the progress being made to improve the East of England Ambulance Service. Suffolk’s Health Scrutiny Committee heard the current position of the East of England Ambulance Service and its strategy for the future, at its … Continue reading

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