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Police and Crime Commissioner Consultation

1 November 2021

PCC consultation on new Police & Crime plan  

Police and Crime Commissioner Tim Passmore is inviting Suffolk residents and businesses to have their say on the direction of policing in the county and the activity which will be taken forward by his office over the next three year.

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Compost Processing Plant Closing

1 November 2021

We have now heard that the Biogen processing plant at Silverlace Green will be permanently closed from 12th November. The EA permit has been surrendered. The site is undergoing a deep clean and is now up for sale. 

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Latest Greenprint Forum Publication

1 November 2021

Please click here to view the latest Greenprint Forum newsletter about local eco initiatives and inspiration.  If you are interested in joining the forum please email greenissues@eastsuffolk.gov.uk

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Keeping Well This Winter

1 November 2021

Please click here to see the latest infographic advice from the Message Cascaders 

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East Suffolk Council- Climate Action

27 October 2021


Please click here to see what action East Suffolk Council is taking or has planned:- 

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Wickham Market Traffic Consultation

7 October 2021

Wickham Market Parish Council, East Suffolk Council, Suffolk County Council and Sizewell C (The Working Group) are seeking feedback from local residents on proposals to change the way traffic is managed in the village.

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Solar Park Approved

5 October 2021

The application for a solar farm at Parham Airfield was approved at East Suffolk Council's Planning Committee on 4th October. 

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Recycling in East Suffolk

30 September 2021

Recycle Now and the Suffolk Waste Partnership are asking residents to take action to protect our environment by actively considering the way in which they dispose of their household waste and increase positive recycling habits.

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Long Covid

24 September 2021

Please click here to view the latest message from the Communities Team re Long Covid. 

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