Council news

It's National Adoption Week from 19 to 25 October 2015

Published 19 October 2015

National Adoption Week's theme this year is ‘Too old at 4?’

Encouraging Suffolk’s students to reach for the sky

Published 19 October 2015

During the October half term holiday (26 to 30 October), all Suffolk students aged 14 to 18 have the opportunity to learn more about STEM subjects.

Launch of the largest flu vaccination programme marks the start of the NHS ‘Stay Well This Winter’ campaign

Published 15 October 2015

East of England residents urged to get protection against flu

GCSE results show Suffolk on the rise

Published 15 October 2015

Provisional GCSE results released today show Suffolk’s 16 year olds have performed better than the national figure for the first time since 2007.

Suffolk’s five-year-olds overtake national average

Published 13 October 2015

More five-year-olds in Suffolk are ‘school ready’ according to new figures published by the Department for Education.

Suffolk to mark National Hate Crime Awareness Week

Published 9 October 2015

From 10 October events will be taking place to help raise local awareness and knowledge about reporting hate crimes.

Ipswich social worker nominated for national award

Published 9 October 2015

Maureen Roscoe-Goulson has been selected as a finalist in the Social Worker of the Year Awards 2015, as a result of her outstanding work with children.

Suffolk County Council’s Leader is listening in Beccles this weekend

Published 7 October 2015

On Saturday 10 October, Leader of Suffolk County Council, Cllr Colin Noble will be in Beccles as part of the series of ‘We are listening’ events.

Suffolk County Council progress the campaign for A12 Four Village Bypass

Published 6 October 2015

On Tuesday 13 October, Cabinet will consider plans to set aside up to £450,000 towards building a business case for the project.

Trader persistently selling alcohol to underage young people prosecuted by Trading Standards

Published 5 October 2015

Suffolk County Council's Trading Standards team is continuing its fight against underage alcohol sales with the successful prosecution of Kalaivani Kathirithamb