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28 Sep 2017

New plans for a single West Suffolk Council backed

Proposals to create a new West Suffolk council to drive prosperity, jobs and meet future challenges will now be sent to Government to consider.

27 Sep 2017

New plans for a West Suffolk Council backed in St Edmundsbury

Proposals to create a new West Suffolk council to drive prosperity, jobs and meet future challenges have been backed by St Edmundsbury Borough Council. The new authority, which also has strong support from local residents, businesses and public services, would replace Forest Heath District and St Edmundsbury Borough Councils.

27 Sep 2017

Edmund Jewel provides even greater focus on Saint’s story

An extremely rare piece of jewellery with possible links to the martyred King of East Anglia from whom Bury St Edmunds takes its name, is to go on display in the town’s museum.

27 Sep 2017

New plans for a single West Suffolk Council backed

Proposals to create a new West Suffolk council to drive prosperity, jobs and meet future challenges will now be sent to Government to consider.

25 Sep 2017

Representatives come together to officially open Bury St Edmunds Eastern Relief Road

Those delivering a crucial relief road to the east of Bury St Edmunds have celebrated its official opening today.

20 Sep 2017

Secretary of State decision means Lakenheath homes and school can be built

A decision by FHDC to approve planning permission for new homes and a primary school for Lakenheath will now go ahead after the Secretary of State has decided not to call the council's decision in for review.

19 Sep 2017

Power to change

Brandon has been selected as a potential area for financial investment through Power to Change as part of their programme of support aimed at tackling regional inequality through the establishment and development of community businesses.

19 Sep 2017

New plans for a West Suffolk Council has local support

A new report says innovative proposals to create a new West Suffolk council will drive prosperity, jobs and meet future challenges as well as having local support.

18 Sep 2017

How Janice helped make her community a better place

A community volunteer who works tirelessly to better the lives of those around her, has been recognised with an award.

11 Sep 2017

Thank you for taking part – here’s what happens next

A six week campaign to encourage anybody who uses Bury St Edmunds town centre to help shape its future, has finished.