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18 November 2022

Bury St Edmunds’ festive weekend

To start off the countdown to Christmas, Bury St Edmunds has a fun-filled festive weekend from Friday 25 to Sunday 27 November, with plenty of opportunities to get in the seasonal spirit and find the perfect gift for families and friends!

18 November 2022

Cheers to Greene King in supporting Christmas in Bury St Edmunds

Christmas in Bury St Edmunds has officially begun and festive visitors have even more choice on where to park at weekends thanks to Greene King.

14 November 2022

Council ready to continue to tackle homelessness this winter

Over 800 households who were homeless or facing homelessness, have been helped by West Suffolk Council in the past year.

14 November 2022

Consultation begins on draft for new homes and community facilities

Residents in Great Barton can now have their say on a draft Development Brief that will bring homes and deliver on many of the community’s ambitions for new facilities.

9 November 2022

Sunnica application must be refused says West Suffolk Council

West Suffolk Council is calling on the Secretary of State to refuse an application for a massive solar farm, saying it could be damaging to communities and businesses.

8 November 2022

We will remember them

The Remembrance Sunday Parade and wreath laying ceremony in Bury St Edmunds will see road closures and parking suspension on Sunday 13 November as the town joins other communities across West Suffolk in remembering the fallen.

3 November 2022

Women’s Tour draws in the crowds and boosts the economy

In June 2022 West Suffolk welcomed back the Women’s Tour. Bury St Edmunds hosted the finish to the first stage of Britain’s biggest professional women’s cycling race, marking the towns third appearance in the race’s history.

1 November 2022

Sunnica could damage communities, homes, businesses and more

Cabinet members at West Suffolk Council will be recommended to formally object to the Sunnica Energy Farm planning application when it meets next week.

31 October 2022

Go lizard spotting with Get Suffolk Reading’s new digital trail in Haverhill

Haverhill families are invited to join a digital story trail through East Town Park, thanks to a collaboration between Get Suffolk Reading and West Suffolk Council.

27 October 2022

West Suffolk is the location for you

West Suffolk Council is pleased to launch the new The Location For website to promote business and investment in the area.