Felixstowe Town Council is GOLD!Town Hall Staff   13 Oct 2017

Felixstowe Town Council is proud to become the first of 424 parish/town councils in Suffolk to be rated ‘Quality Gold’; the highest award level in the Local Councils Award Scheme. The Town Council received the prestigious award for demonstrating best practice in governance, community engagement and business planning. Notably, the Council is recognised for going… Read more »

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MAYOR OF FELIXSTOWE CHRISTMAS CARD COMPETITION 2017Town Hall Staff   09 Oct 2017

The Mayor of Felixstowe, Cllr Nick Barber is delighted to announce the launch of his Christmas Card Competition 2017.  Speaking about the competition, the Mayor said: “We are launching this competition in order to find a photo that will reflect our great town of Felixstowe on the theme ‘Great Days by the Sea’. The winning… Read more »

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The Passing of James Wearne, Felixstowe Town CrierTown Hall Staff   09 Oct 2017

It is with great sadness that we acknowledge the passing of James George Derrick Wearne 10th February 1930 – 3rd October 2017 Jimmy or Jim to his friends, Mr Wearne was best known to Felixstowe as the local Town Crier – a role he carried out with pride entering competitions around the world – leading… Read more »

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Temporary Closure of part of the U3126 Chevalier Road, FelixstoweTown Hall Staff   28 Sep 2017

Suffolk County Council intends to make an order closing the U3126 Chevalier Road, Felixstowe from the junction with Brownlow Road for 30 metres southbound to facilitate cable laying. Other coordinated works may also take place during this period. Access will be open for pedestrians and cyclists. The diversion route will be Hamilton Gardens, Cambridge Road,… Read more »

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Landguard Photography Competition 2017 – Cast Your Vote Now!Town Hall Staff   13 Sep 2017

VOTE NOW! The online vote for the Landguard Photography Competition 2017 is now live. Help us choose the winners… with 68 wonderful entries over three themes: Wildlife; Macro; and Photographs at Landguard that make you go ‘wow’! Click here to vote: www.discoverlandguard.org.uk/landguard-photography-competition-2017-vote-now Voting closes at 12pm on Monday 25 September 2017. The four top photographs… Read more »

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Beach Hut Review – Way Forward AgreedTown Hall Staff   12 Sep 2017

Following a period of consultation, a way forward has now been agreed to manage Suffolk Coastal’s Beach Hut Service in the future. At its Cabinet meeting on Tuesday, 5 September 2017, Suffolk Coastal agreed a series of recommendations, including retaining the licence system for its existing beach hut sites (rather than moving across to offering… Read more »

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Suffolk Disability Focus Day 24th October 2017Town Hall Staff   12 Sep 2017

There is still time to book a place at this annual event for disabled people in Suffolk: Disability Focus. It is being held on Tuesday, 24th October, 2017, at One (Centre of Learning), Scrivener Drive, Ipswich, IP8 3SU, from 10.00 am – 3.00pm.  Disability Focus is being organised by the Disability Focus Planning Group, the Disability Forum for Suffolk and… Read more »

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Local Plan: Issues and Options (Suffolk Coastal District Council Consultation 18th August – 30th October 2017)Town Hall Staff   12 Sep 2017

Suffolk Coastal District Council Local Plan: Issues and Options Consultation 18th August – 30th October 2017 Suffolk Coastal District Council is undertaking a Local Plan Review, beginning with the Issues and Options document which is published for public consultation from Friday 18th August until Monday 30th October 2017.  The consultation document and other supporting information… Read more »

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Suffolk’s Energy Gateway (Suffolk County Council Consultation from 12th September – 25th October 2017)Town Hall Staff   12 Sep 2017

Consultation: Suffolk’s Energy Gateway (Suffolk County Council Consultation from 12th September – 25th October 2017) Consultation is now underway on Suffolk’s Energy Gateway, specifically the proposed new road to by-pass the villages of Farnham, Stratford St Andrew, Little Glemham and Marlesford on the A12. The proposed scheme is designed to provide a modern high quality… Read more »

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