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29 November 2022

New leisure centre set to be delivered in first phase of Western Way

West Suffolk councillors will discuss the delivery of a £40 million replacement for Bury St Edmunds leisure centre as part of the first phase of the £75 million Western Way initiative.

28 November 2022

Junior Chefs show off their skills

The winners of the West Suffolk Council and West Suffolk College Junior Chef competition completed their eight-week training course on Saturday 19 November.

28 November 2022

Community project to help residents save energy and cut bills

A community project to help residents save energy and money is to be launched this Saturday, by Green Ixworth with the support from West Suffolk councillor John Griffiths.

28 November 2022

Schoolchildren remind motorists not to idle

A campaign run in partnership with West Suffolk Council and local schools, is reminding motorists to turn off their engines when they are stationary to cut harmful toxic emissions from vehicles.

28 November 2022

Christmas bin-fluencers needed

Once again Christmas bin-fluencers are being looked for in West Suffolk, with households being asked to share with friends and neighbours changes to bin emptying times over the festive and New Year period.

25 November 2022

Suffolk Public Sector Leaders pledge another £913,000 to tackle climate emergency

Suffolk’s ambition to be net-zero by 2030 has been bolstered by an almost £1million pledge for more initiatives to reduce carbon emissions and tackle the effects of climate change.

25 November 2022

Action on antisocial behaviour sees tenant banned from home

A tenant has been banned from her home for at least three months in a bid to stop antisocial and drug related behaviour blighting the lives of her neighbours.

24 November 2022

Thousands more new trees for Suffolk

7,526 trees will be planted across the county this winter by Suffolk’s councils.

23 November 2022

Help for families this Christmas as free programme is extended

A free programme of holiday activities funded by the Government and coordinated by West Suffolk Council, is being extended this Christmas to other families in need.

23 November 2022

Cycle stands forged for Abbey Gardens

Master-crafted bike racks have been unveiled in the Abbey Gardens, Bury St Edmunds, for visitors to secure their cycles.