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17 Oct 2018

Work with us to bring empty homes in West Suffolk back into use

Owners of long term empty homes in West Suffolk are being asked to work with the Council to help meet some of the local demand for housing.

16 Oct 2018

West Suffolk shapes the future of housing

Homes are vital to support communities, health, education and business growth – but ensuring that there are enough, and the right kind of homes is a challenge.

08 Oct 2018

Community Café aims to combat loneliness

A community café has opened in Rougham as part of a village initiative designed to combat loneliness and isolation.

08 Oct 2018

Better protection for safety of residents and businesses

The safety of residents and business premises in Brandon has been better protected following inspections by housing and fire officers.

01 Oct 2018

Plans agreed on Barley Homes puts West Suffolk in control of development

Being the sole owner of Barley Homes will enable the much needed development of public owned land in West Suffolk, councillors have agreed. St Edmundsbury Borough Council and Forest Heath District Council have agreed to jointly own the development company which previously had Suffolk County Council as a shareholder ...

26 Sep 2018

Center Parcs restaurants win gold and silver

Center Parcs Elveden Forest restaurants have been awarded Gold and Silver standards in Suffolk’s Eat Out, Eat Well Awards this year.

25 Sep 2018

Electric innovation at West Suffolk Business Festival

West Suffolk businesses looking to update their vehicle fleet or save on energy costs are encouraged to register for a free business festival event.

25 Sep 2018

Stop the clock – but plenty more on chime inside

A town clock whose chimes have heralded a meeting place for nearly 150 years will stop early next week to allow vital safety work to take place.

19 Sep 2018

Have your say on a bright future for local design

What makes Suffolk a special place in which to live, work and be?

19 Sep 2018

West Suffolk Sports Awards - sponsors revealed

Headline sponsor Greene King will be joined by other leading, local companies and organisations who will sponsor individual awards categories at the 2018 West Suffolk Sports Awards on 27th September.