MAYOR OF FELIXSTOWE FOR 2019/20 ELECTEDTown Hall Staff   24 May 2019

At its Annual Meeting of 15th May, Felixstowe Town Council elected Councillor Nick Barber as the Mayor of Felixstowe for the Municipal Year 2019/20. On the same evening Cllr Mark Jepson was appointed as the Deputy Mayor. On accepting the office of Mayor, Cllr Nick Barber, said: “I am elated and feel privileged to be… Read more »

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FELIXSTOWE TOWN COUNCIL CIVIC AWARDS 2019Town Hall Staff   15 May 2019

Felixstowe Town Council is delighted to announce the winners of their Civic Awards 2019, presented by the Mayor of Felixstowe for 2018-19, Cllr Graham Newman at the Annual Town Meeting held at Felixstowe Academy on Wednesday 8th May 2019. The winners were: Mayor’s Awards:   Bev Boyce For her work with the Felixstowe Society which included… Read more »

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Grant fund closing date approaching 31 May 2019Town Hall Staff   10 May 2019

Felixstowe Town Council has made up to £25,000 available during 2019/20 to support community organisations which are able demonstrate a clear need for financial support.  Eligible organisations seeking to deliver projects and activities which specifically benefit the town of Felixstowe, its residents and visitors are encouraged to apply. Grant applications are considered twice a year… Read more »

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Alcohol consumption in designated public places – ESC public surveyTown Hall Staff   09 May 2019

Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) Consultation Survey The Public Space Protection Orders under the Crime and Policing Act 2014 replaced Alcohol Consumption in Designated Public Place (DPPO) on the 20th October 2017. A number of new measures to better protect communities from serious harm caused by anti-social behaviour include the following: Public space protection order is a… Read more »

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Election Results for Felixstowe Town CouncilTown Hall Staff   06 May 2019

Following elections held on Thursday 2nd May 2019, the following 16 Members were elected to Felixstowe Town Council: Coastal Ward Darren Aitchison Nick Barber Seamus Bennett Steve Gallant Sharon Harkin Mark Jepson Doreen Savage Steve Wiles Marshes Ward Mick Richardson Port Ward Stuart Bird Tracey Green Graham Newman Andy Smith Walton Ward Mike Deacon  Margaret… Read more »

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Help us to celebrate Suffolk Day in FelixstoweTown Hall Staff   26 Apr 2019

We are delighted that the town of Felixstowe has been chosen to host the launch of Suffolk Day 2019, which is held on the longest day of the year, 21st June. As it falls on a Friday this year, everyone is encouraged to spread their celebration of all things Suffolk over the weekend too. On… Read more »

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Resurfacing works to commence on Felixstowe promenadeTown Hall Staff   15 Apr 2019

Suffolk Highways have advised that resurfacing works  to the promenade will commence on Tuesday the 23rd April 2019. The entire area of the promenade will be closed off at this time. A pedestrian walkway in the carriageway to allow safe passage past the works will be temporarily installed.  The work will be carried out in 2 halves. Work will… Read more »

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Electoral Candidates for Town Elections on Thursday 2nd May 2019Town Hall Staff   09 Apr 2019

Statements of Persons Nominated for election to Felixstowe Town Council have now been published. Candidates for each of the new wards can be seen via the links below: Coastal Ward (electing 8 Town Councillors): SoPN – Felixstowe Coastal Marshes Ward (electing 1 Town Councillor): SoPN – Felixstowe Marshes Port Ward (electing 4 Town Councillors): SoPN – Felixstowe Port… Read more »

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Press Release – Vote for your favourite scenes of FelixstoweTown Hall Staff   25 Mar 2019

    The seaside town of Felixstowe in Suffolk is a unique, exciting and diverse location for photographic opportunities – seaside fun, beautiful gardens, huge container ships, historic buildings and rich wildlife habitats. The Felixstowe Photo Competition, organised and supported by Visit Felixstowe, Felixstowe Town Council and the Landguard Partnership, allows both professional and amateur photographers… Read more »

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