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08 May 2019

Flexi-Park trial offers greater choice to town centre visitors

Flexible parking designed to give people greater choice and support town centre businesses is to be trialled in Bury St Edmunds from next month.

03 May 2019

New West Suffolk Council election results

Results are now in for the first election to the new West Suffolk Council.

03 May 2019

Full steam ahead for new STEM innovation campus to open in September 2019

Construction work creating West Suffolk College’s new campus for STEM innovation for the Eastern region is underway.

26 Apr 2019

Fly-tipper fined £1500

A Suffolk man has been fined a total £1467 in fines and costs after admitting to fly-tipping.

18 Apr 2019

No elections in 25 polling stations in West Suffolk

Residents in 33 West Suffolk parishes will not be required to vote in the local government elections Thursday 2 May, because the elections are uncontested. This means that no postal votes will be issued and that the polling stations will not be opened.

17 Apr 2019

Brexit Business Advisers needed

Everyone has their opinion about Brexit – but a first of its kind scheme is looking for two people to give professional advice to Suffolk businesses that would help them not only survive but flourish during this time of uncertainty.

15 Apr 2019

Historic building shored up to protect public safety

Emergency measures in the interests of public safety have been taken to prevent an historic listed building causing danger to the public.

10 Apr 2019

RAF Lakenheath Meet The Buyer Event

Businesses in and around West Suffolk are being invited to take part in an event to see how they can benefit from a multi-million contract to bring the cutting edge F-35 fighter to RAF Lakenheath.

26 Mar 2019

Armed Forces Day 2019

Celebrating 100 years of women in the armed forces Pop-up Military Market Museum - Public Call for Submissions In celebration of Armed Forces Day on 29 June 2019, Bury St Edmunds market will host a pop-up museum celebrating 100 years of women serving in the armed forces.

25 Mar 2019

New parish council seeks councillors for election

On 1 April, a new Parish Council for West Row is being created. Elections to the new Parish take place on Thursday, 2 May, and if you are interested in standing for one of the nine seats on the new Parish Council, then please visit the elections page on our website at www.westsuffolk.gov.uk/elections to access the nomination pack for Parish Council elections.