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11 Aug 2017

We are now accepting applications for Community Chest funding for 2018/2019

Community Chest funding supports voluntary and community groups and organisations who make a contribution to improving the quality of life for people in West Suffolk.

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.

11 Sep 2017

Crafts and gifts market returns to Haverhill this weekend

Our popular crafts and gifts market returns to Haverhill this weekend, with live music and a treasure hunt to entertain children. There will be craft and gift stalls selling candles, cushions, cards, cakes and bags while there’s prizes for children who take part in the treasure hunt. On top of that we will also have our regular Saturday street market as well The crafts and gifts market takes place on the Market Square from 9am-3pm so come along shop and enjoy the entertainment.

11 Sep 2017

On Clare market this weekend

Clare monthly market is back this weekend (16th) with tasty foods and live music to entertain while you shop.

04 Sep 2017

Days left to have you say on draft town centre masterplan

There are just days left for residents, workers, shoppers and visitors to have their say on the future of Bury St Edmunds town centre.

30 Aug 2017

We’ve got the power

One year after it was purchased, one of the largest local authority owned solar farms in the UK is performing to expectations.