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29 Sep 2020

£2,000,000 investment in Brandon Leisure Centre to be considered

West Suffolk Council’s Cabinet meeting on 6 October will consider a recommendation to invest almost £2,000,000 in an upgrade of Brandon Leisure Centre, which would see community health services provided alongside improved fitness facilities.

29 Sep 2020

100 per cent renewable electricity for West Suffolk Council

Renewable energy sources will be used to generate 100 per cent of the electricity to West Suffolk Council’s buildings, under a new contract starting from 1 October.

28 Sep 2020

Industrial estate rapid charger supports greener businesses

An electric vehicle rapid charger, the third of its kind installed by West Suffolk is seeing strong use on a town industrial estate.

23 Sep 2020

West Suffolk taxi and private hire policy changes support trade and safeguarding

West Suffolk Council's Cabinet has agreed changes that will support West Suffolk’s taxi and private hire trade while working to ensure that passengers are safeguarded.

23 Sep 2020

Work to prevent and reduce rough sleeping gains Government grant

The ongoing work by West Suffolk Council to prevent and reduce the number of people rough sleeping through help and support, has received Government backing.

21 Sep 2020

Temporary measures to help Haverhill stay safe and support businesses

Haverhill High Street will temporarily remain closed to traffic between 10am and 4pm to help people shop and socially distance to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

16 Sep 2020

Major redevelopment is investment in the town’s long-term future

The start of construction on a major West Suffolk Council redevelopment in the heart of Bury St Edmunds town centre will begin next week.

15 Sep 2020

Taxi and Private Hire policy changes support trade and safeguarding

Changes that will support West Suffolk’s taxi and private hire trade while working to bring to ensure that passengers are safeguarded are to be considered by councillors following evidence gathering with drivers, the public, the industry and businesses.

14 Sep 2020

Construction of new community centre set to start

Construction of a new community centre and homes on the Howard estate in Bury St Edmunds is to begin in the next two months.

11 Sep 2020

Back to school with a new hub home to look forward to

It’s back to the classroom for staff and students at Mildenhall College Academy and the start of a school year that will see them move to their new hub home.