Raising the Flag for the CommonwealthTown Hall Staff   05 Mar 2018

Felixstowe Town Council will join Lord Mayors and Mayors, Lord Provosts, fellow town and parish councils, local authorities and local communities, school children and college students, members of Girlguiding and the Scouts from around the UK and Commonwealth, Sea and Air Cadets, charities and community groups, Commonwealth Ex-Servicemen and major shipping lines, training ships crewed… Read more »

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Severe Weather updateTown Hall Staff   02 Mar 2018

The situation in Suffolk continues to present numerous challenges, with the areas of North, East and Central Suffolk worst hit by the weather conditions.  High winds and sub-zero temperatures continue to drive drifting snow across many routes making for hazardous driving conditions.  The Emergency Services have responded to numerous call for Road Traffic Collisions and… Read more »

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Information on Grit bins and gritting roadsTown Hall Staff   28 Feb 2018

Due to the recent weather conditions, here is some advice from Suffolk County Council: Grit heaps and bins are generally placed in locations such as the bottom of hills, junctions on minor roads which are on lower priority routes for gritting.  The grit from these heaps and bins must only be used on the public… Read more »

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A14 Orwell to Junction 62 works notification updateTown Hall Staff   26 Feb 2018

The current wet and cold weather is affecting the road works and causing cancellations, however, the current programme of works on this stretch of road is as follows: Date/Time Closure Diversion   24 January to 8 March   Monday to Friday, 8pm to 6am.   Westbound Junction 59 to 57   A clearly signed diversion… Read more »

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Flying the Flag for the Commonwealth on 12 March 2018Town Hall Staff   22 Feb 2018

The Mayor, Cllr Nick Barber, on behalf of Felixstowe Town Council invites you all to our Annual Ceremony to Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth. The ceremony will be held in the Town Hall Gardens at 9.45am on Monday 12 March – Commonwealth Day 2018. At 10am the Town Council will join over 950 other… Read more »

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Help Shape Felixstowe LeisureTown Hall Staff   19 Feb 2018

Local people are being invited to take part in a survey to have their say on how they want leisure to look like in Felixstowe. In November 2017, Suffolk Coastal District Council published its Felixstowe Leisure Vision document, which showcases the potential for a multi-million pound sports and leisure development and highlights the opportunity to re-vitalise… Read more »

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Felixstowe Museum Wins ‘Best Small Visitor Attraction’ AwardTown Hall Staff   09 Feb 2018

Felixstowe Museum have won ‘Best Small Visitor Attraction’ at the EADT EDP Norfolk and Suffolk Tourism Awards 2018 Felixstowe Museum are celebrating this morning after winning one of the prestigious awards last night at the EADT (East Anglian Daily Times) EDP (Eastern Daily Press) Norfolk and Suffolk Tourism Awards 2018 (www.tourismawards.co.uk) The museum is now… Read more »

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Nominate Your Local Community Heroes for a Civic AwardTown Hall Staff   08 Feb 2018

CIVIC AWARDS Felixstowe Town Council recognises contributions to the community made by individuals, young people and organisations in the town at its annual Civic Awards evening. At the event several awards will be presented: Mayor’s Awards: Presented to up to 5 local people for their personal contribution to the community. HMS Ganges Youth Trophy: Presented… Read more »

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Register for Garden Waste Collection now!Town Hall Staff   01 Feb 2018

Suffolk Coastal District Council is in the process of introducing a £43 a year charge for collecting garden waste and people can now sign up to register an interest in joining Suffolk Coastal’s Garden Waste Collection.   Please see Suffolk Coastal District Council’s Press Release here. This is a completely voluntary scheme, which people will have… Read more »

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