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23 Aug 2019

Smiles from Sloane as “fantastic” new £60k play area opens

There were smiles and laughter as three year-old Sloane Fairbairn, tried out a new £60,000 play area, before officially opening it for other children to enjoy.

21 Aug 2019

Special taskforce survey seeks YOUR evidence to help tackle rural issues

Residents, businesses and organisations are being urged to help a new West Suffolk Council taskforce identify opportunities and issues in rural areas.

20 Aug 2019

First Skills Share Fair a hit and second takes place this week

The first West Suffolk Skills Share Fair has been praised by residents and participating organisations – and another takes place this week.

13 Aug 2019

Solar farm funds support public services come rain or shine

One of the largest local authority owned solar farms in the UK has generated more than £1.5 million of income in its third year.

07 Aug 2019

Do you use West Suffolk’s car parks?

People who use car parks in West Suffolk’s six towns will be asked to give their views as part of council research which begins this Friday 9 August.

06 Aug 2019

Queen Street shop fronts painted and polished

Volunteers from major Haverhill employer AXA have joined councillors, council workers and tradespeople to give Queen Street shop fronts a facelift, as part of the Haverhill Town Centre masterplan.

06 Aug 2019

First West Suffolk Skills Share Fair to take place next week

The first West Suffolk Skills Share Fair, a free event for all ages designed to boost skills and reduce social isolation, will take place next week.

01 Aug 2019

Have your say at exhibition on nationally ground breaking West Suffolk initiative

A special exhibition is due to be held on proposals for a nationally ground breaking project to deliver better integrated services and outcomes for residents in West Suffolk.

29 Jul 2019

Exciting opportunity for crafty entrepreneurs

West Suffolk Council has teamed up with community artist Louise Gridley to launch a free training programme for crafty entrepreneurs looking to start-up a market trading business.

26 Jul 2019

Latest construction milestone for Mildenhall Hub

Construction of the Mildenhall Hub has reached another milestone, with the completion of the first phase of steel framework for the multi-million project.