Developing and maintaining Suffolk’s road network has been put at the heart of the policies of the new county council leader as he takes over the helm at Endeavour House.

Rail timetables on services in many parts of Britain changed dramatically yesterday as companies brought in new trains with different service patterns.

Police are investigating after a teenager reported being sexually assaulted in Lowestoft.

Testing has started on the first of Greater Anglia’s new regional trains that are due to transform services across Norfolk and Suffolk.

More than 40% of adults in Suffolk are not doing the amount of physical activity needed to maintain a healthy lifestyle, according to new figures from the county council.

Suffolk County council is to have a new leader – after cabinet member Matthew Hicks defeated Colin Noble in the election for the leader of the ruling Conservative group.

Suffolk County council is to have a new leader – cabinet member Matthew Hicks defeated Colin Noble in the election for the leader of the ruling Conservative group.

The leadership of Suffolk County Council will be decided behind closed doors at a meeting of the authority’s 52 Conservative members tomorrow morning.

Suffolk County Council leader Colin Noble is facing the fight of his political life after being challenged for the top job by fellow cabinet member Matthew Hicks.

Suffolk’s mobile phone “not-spots” have leapt to the top of a nationwide survey by businesses highlighting the problems they faced in trying to get a signal.

Latest figures from the government show how council tax bills have trebled during the 25 years they were introduced – and shed new light on which are the cheapest and most expensive places for local authority bills.

Only two thirds of fire appliances reached property blazes within 11 minutes of getting an emergency call during the last three months of 2017, according to new figures from Suffolk County Council.

Suffolk leader Colin Noble has provoked a furious reaction from other council leaders in the county over his attempt to restart the unitary authority debate.

Central Suffolk and North Ipswich MP Dr Dan Poulter has been cleared of using inappropriate behaviour by a Conservative Party panel.

The prospect of a single council running all services in Suffolk is today back on the political agenda with county leader Colin Noble commissioning a new report.

The difference in wages between men and women at Suffolk County Council is nearly 15pc according to new figures to be debated by the authority next week.

An angry Greater Anglia commuter has threatened to send the bailiffs in to rail company Greater Anglia after failing to receive £350 compensation he says he is owed after court action.

As Suffolk County Council ramps up its battle against potholes after the winter freeze, one route around the county is set to get special attention over the next three months.

Suffolk County Council is hoping to be at the forefront of any government initiative to cut down on the amount of plastic waste created in Britain.

East Anglia’s best-known steam locomotive Oliver Cromwell is to pay a final trip to the region later this month before it is retired after 10 years on the main line.

Suffolk county councillor James Finch has stepped down from the cabinet to allow him to recover after a bout of ill health.

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