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Candidates set to battle for seats on new town council

Candidates set to battle for seats on new town council

Candidates set to battle for seats on new town council

All the candidates asking to be elected to Newmarket Town Council in May and those set to sit on Mildenhall's and Soham's council


Suffolk County Council vows not to overspend next year

Suffolk County Council vows not to overspend next year

Suffolk County Council vows not to overspend next year

A county council finance chief has vowed not to overspend next year as it heads towards another seven-figure hit from reserves


Fourteen page housing report for Suffolk County Council costs taxpayers £70,000

Fourteen page housing report for Suffolk County Council costs taxpayers £70,000

Fourteen page housing report for Suffolk County Council costs taxpayers £70,000

A county council has spent £70,000 on a report which is just 14 pages long - costing taxpayers £11 per word


Councillors set for pay rise

Councillors set for pay rise

Councillors set for pay rise

Newly elected district councillors are set to earn hundreds of pounds more than their predecessors after a review into allowances

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Citizens Advice thrown lifeline after NHS steps up to fill funding gap

Citizens Advice thrown lifeline after NHS steps up to fill funding gap

Citizens Advice thrown lifeline after NHS steps up to fill funding gap

Citizens Advice services have been thrown a lifeline after the health service stepped up to pay the £187,000 that was due to be cut


Popular councillor leaves Tory party

Popular councillor leaves Tory party

Popular councillor leaves Tory party

A long-standing Conservative councillor has quit the party just three months ahead of district elections ‘to be true to himself and residents’


Police and Crime Commissioner plans £24 tax increase

Police and Crime Commissioner plans £24 tax increase

Police and Crime Commissioner plans £24 tax increase

Suffolk Police looks set to hike its part of the Council Tax by more than 10 per cent as pressures on its budget continue


Labour call on county council to stop Citizens Advice Bureau cuts

Labour call on county council to stop Citizens Advice Bureau cuts

Labour call on county council to stop Citizens Advice Bureau cuts

Opposition councillors have urged a county council to stop its proposed cut to Citizens Advice Bureaux across Suffolk


Barley Homes venture costs taxpayers £70, 000

Barley Homes venture costs taxpayers £70, 000

Barley Homes venture costs taxpayers £70, 000

A joint council housebuilding venture which Suffolk County Council abandoned before a single home had been built has cost taxpayers £70,000


Matt Hancock and Lucy Frazer back Theresa May in no confidence vote

Matt Hancock and Lucy Frazer back Theresa May in no confidence vote

Matt Hancock and Lucy Frazer back Theresa May in no confidence vote

MPs for West Suffolk and South East Cambridgeshire have said they will be backing Prime Minister Theresa May, who faces a vote of no confidence


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