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07 Feb 2018

Architects appointed for 17-18 Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds

A project to deliver improvements in the heart of Bury St Edmunds town centre will be considered by Councillors over the coming months.

07 Feb 2018

Budget aims to freeze Council Tax while protecting services and prosperity

Councillors have agreed to propose a budget which protecting services, aims to grow the economy and continues the authority’s investment in local communities.

05 Feb 2018

Mystery and intrigue at the Abbey

From the grisly account of the hands severed from a Duke dug from his grave, to the involvement of the master of ghost stories, the heritage of the Abbey of St Edmunds is full of mystery and intrigue.

02 Feb 2018

Housing for the young and vulnerable secured with Council grant

The future of supported temporary housing for homeless and vulnerable young people in Newmarket, has been secured.

31 Jan 2018

Market wins national award after school collaboration

A community arts project which saw school students collaborate with market traders and St Edmundsbury Borough Council, has won a national award.

23 Jan 2018

Bardwell featured on TV Village of the Year 2017 programme

TV star Penelope Keith enjoyed the Good Life when she saw for herself why friendly, active and busy Bardwell was in the running for UK Village of the Year.

19 Jan 2018

Why not give walking football a try?

If your New Year’s resolution was to get more active then why not follow in the footsteps of St Edmundsbury Mayor and give walking football a try.

15 Jan 2018

Councils, groups and public help shape new West Suffolk Council wards

Local groups, councils and the public are being asked to help initial work to start to shape the new West Suffolk council ward boundaries.

10 Jan 2018

Working with the best landlords and preventing the worst

West Suffolk councils are taking the first steps to adopting new powers to combat rogue landlords, following a decision at a joint Cabinet meeting of Forest Heath and St Edmundsbury last night.

09 Jan 2018

A huge thank you for all of your help so far

School pupils, businesses, organisations and individuals have all been donating to the winter night shelter in Bury St Edmunds.