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Calls have been made by education champions in Suffolk to bring poorly performing academies back under council control.

Health bosses facing the "unenviable task" of providing care as All Hallows Healthcare Trust prepares to close their services have moved to reassure users.

The struggles of All Hallows Healthcare Trust are "deeply disturbing" for many service users in the area, according to health bosses.

A group of travellers have been kicked off land at the entrance to a Suffolk village after setting up camp almost four months ago.

Street lights in Diss are set to be replaced with energy efficient LED lamps using smart technology as part of a deal done with Suffolk County Council.

Hundreds of concerned relatives, service users and staff have signed a petition to save All Hallows Healthcare Trust after it announced plans to close vital services pending a consultation.

Health checks for 40 to 74-year-olds are on the rise again following concerns that confusion over new GDPR laws was causing fewer people to take them up.

New schools could be built across Waveney as a council plan helps to shape future growth in the district.

"We are getting ever closer to the first spade going into the ground to make this bridge a reality."

Time capsules have been buried at some of Suffolk's historically significant locations.

The Home Secretary is being urged to review the case of a failed asylum seeker in Suffolk fighting to stay in Britain to protect her nine-year-old daughter from female genital mutilation (FGM).

New portable technology has been placed in six locations around Bungay, to stop speeding through the town.

A large retail premises, which formed part of a hotel and was most recently a careers guidance centre, is due to be auctioned off next month.

Suffolk councils say they remain 'deeply concerned' about the impact of proposed wind farm schemes off its coast, and the 'lack of co-ordination' with other planned energy projects.

An MP has hit out at the fake and malicious posters which circulated among Suffolk towns following the loss of a vital bus route.

Suffolk County Council has confirmed a new service will operate between Southwold and Bungay, after a vital route was cut in January.

A scheme to convert five Victorian properties into new supported housing units would provide a town with a much needed service, it is said.

Suffolk County Council's entire reserves will be eradicated in less than a decade if current levels of overspend continue, it has emerged.

Councils have been criticised for spending millions on awards.

Former county council offices, which have been vacant for more than three years, look set to be given a new lease of life.

Suffolk will host the opening stage of the 2019 OVO Energy Women's Tour for the second year running, bringing in a predicted £3.5 million to the county's economy.

Motorists are being warned that delays are likely this week as roadworks get under way.

Time capsules are set to be buried at locations across Suffolk next week as part of "an exciting new chapter in Suffolk's history."

A brother and sister are set to open a new residential care home in Beccles next month after more than three years of development on the site.

Leaders tackling drug supplies in Suffolk from larger towns and cities have highlighted some of the signs for people to look out for that a "county line" may be operating on their doorstep.

A Lowestoft road has been described as "an accident waiting to happen" after residents challenged the council to have permit parking put in place.

It is a scheme that focuses on people, communities and the things that matter most.

Suffolk's Citizens Advice Bureaux have had their funding restored after the county's health services stepped in to make up the cash cut being planned by the county council.

A new 420-place primary school planned for Lakenheath despite objections over noise from nearby jets is to be the subject of a judicial review, after the High Court upheld a challenge by the parish council.

One of the country's first 24-hour car charging areas has been opened in Beccles, as the council announce 100 more stations for hybrid vehicles across the county.

A couple who adopted three Suffolk children say they are living in fear after their personal information was wrongly given to the birth mother.

Nearly three quarters of Suffolk parents still believe schools in the county should be run on a catchment area system, new survey results have revealed.

Planned cuts to the Citizens Advice grant by Suffolk County Council could result in fewer scams and rogue trader cases being presented to Trading Standards, it has emerged.

The union supporting firefighters in Suffolk has warned the permanent rollout of on-call firefighters featuring just three crew members to all incidents is "dangerous" and "unnecessary".

Homes vulnerable to flooding could be protected in the future by a 200m wall as part of a major £32.5m scheme.

Homes across Suffolk are set to see their council tax bills rise by around £65 from April, after county council budget proposals were approved.

Hundreds of commuters could be left isolated if the axing of a key rural bus service goes ahead, a transport group has claimed.

Two public hearings will be held next month as stakeholders, businesses and community groups have their say on a long-awaited third crossing in Lowestoft.

The first visitors have browsed the book shelves as the new library in a market town opened its doors for the first time.

More than £10million of cutbacks remain in Suffolk County Council's budget, it has emerged - with controversial plans to phase out Citizens Advice grants still set to go ahead.

Concerns over parking and open space for new residents have been raised over plans for nearly 30 new homes on the site of a former library and community centre.

Plans have been unveiled to pump up to £45.1million into creating hundreds of special educational needs places in Suffolk, in a bid to meet soaring demand.

Suffolk and Norfolk food and drink producers have reaped the rewards of taking part in a trade mission to the Netherlands after gaining a host of fruitful sales leads.

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