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5 October 2022

West Suffolk College and West Suffolk Council collaborate to create careers event for primary schools

350 youngsters from 12 educational establishments are set to take part in one of the only careers events for primary schools in the country.

4 October 2022

Junior Chef competition winners

The Junior Chef competition, hosted by West Suffolk College in partnership with West Suffolk Council, has been a culinary success.

4 October 2022

Are you worried about heat loss and winter bills in your home?

Residents in low income, low energy efficient homes, concerned about the impact of energy bills this winter, are being encouraged to see if they qualify for free help.

3 October 2022

Mildenhall skatepark open for action

Work on the new £100,000 skatepark at St John’s Recreation Ground, Mildenhall is complete, bringing the overall update of facilities there closer to an end.

30 September 2022

New Suffolk team will help more homes be energy efficient and cut bills

Suffolk Public Sector Leaders (SPSL) unanimously agreed funding today to create a new Fuel Poverty Retrofit Team, helping those most affected by the cost-of-living crisis.

28 September 2022

Newmarket to host jobs and skills fair

Calling all local employers and job seekers, Newmarket will be hosting a jobs and skills fair on Tuesday 18 October 2022.

26 September 2022

Why it is so important that landlords and the Council work together

With the cost-of-living crisis bringing challenges to households, the Council’s work to support landlords and their tenants, has never been so important.

21 September 2022

Proposed ‘phased approach’ to Western Way Development would see leisure facilities being rebuilt first

West Suffolk councillors will be asked to reaffirm their commitment to moving forward with the Western Way Development scheme in a phased approach, with the first phase being the much-needed re-building of the leisure centre in Bury St Edmunds.

21 September 2022

Company fined after warehouse accident leaves worker injured

A Bury St Edmunds company has been ordered to pay nearly £48,000 after an accident which left a worker with a compound fracture to one of his legs.

9 September 2022

Suffolk citizens invited to historic moment as new Sovereign proclaimed across the county

The reign of His Majesty King Charles III will be proclaimed across Suffolk on Sunday 11 September - and the county’s citizens are encouraged to attend these historic events.