Community leaders to meet with Marks & Spencer’s senior managementTown Hall Staff   25 Jan 2019

Community leaders set to meet with senior management next week following correspondence with Marks & Spencer’s Chief Executive, Steve Rowe. Further to the concern, sadness and anger expressed by Felixstowe residents and businesses at Marks & Spencer’s announcement that they propose closure of their store in the town, the Mayor of Felixstowe, Cllr Graham Newman… Read more »

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Find out more about becoming an East Suffolk councillorTown Hall Staff   16 Jan 2019

Local people who want to find out more about becoming a District Councillor for the new East Suffolk Council are invited to attend one of two information days being held next month. On 1 April, East Suffolk Council will be formed – a new ‘super district’ authority, serving the residents, businesses and communities of both… Read more »

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Suffolk Coastal District Council Local Plan Final Draft Consultation (14th January – 25th February 2019)Town Hall Staff   14 Jan 2019

Suffolk Coastal Final Draft Local Plan, (Publication under Regulation 19 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012)  The Suffolk Coastal Final Draft Local Plan has been published for submission of representations.  This is the final stage before the District Council submits the Local Plan to the Secretary of State for the… Read more »

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Felixstowe to commemorate the Anniversary of the North Sea FloodsTown Hall Staff   14 Jan 2019

On Thursday 31 January 2019 at 10am there will be a short service at the Flood Memorial, Langer Road, Felixstowe led by Revd Dotchin, Vicar of Felixstowe Town and Rural Dean of the Colneys where the Mayor of Felixstowe, Cllr Graham Newman will lay a wreath to commemorate the 1953 North Sea Floods, which claimed… Read more »

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Sizewell C Public Consultation BeginsTown Hall Staff   10 Jan 2019

EDF Energy’s third stage of public consultation on the proposals for a new nuclear power station at Sizewell runs from 4 January to 29 March 2019. To find out more about the project come along to the public exhibition between 11am and 5pm on Tuesday 22 January 2019 at Trimley Sports and Social Club, High Road,… Read more »

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Two new public access defibrillators installed in Felixstowe after generous donation by The Felixstowe SocietyTown Hall Staff   09 Jan 2019

Thanks to the generosity of The Felixstowe Society, Felixstowe Town Council and the East of England Co-op have been able to host two further defibrillators in the town centre (outside the East of England Co-operative store, Hamilton Road and the Senior Citizens Centre, Broadway House, Orwell Road). The devices, which can deliver a brief electric… Read more »

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Important Air Quality InformationTown Hall Staff   14 Dec 2018

Suffolk Coastal and Waveney District Councils have been tasked by the government with trying to reduce emissions of atmospheric particulate matter within the districts. Atmospheric particulate matter comprises microscopic solid or liquid matter suspended in the air, some of which arise from human activity such as burning, and some of which have a significantly adverse… Read more »

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CHANGES AT THE FELIXSTOWE MINOR INJURIES UNIT – FAQsTown Hall Staff   07 Dec 2018

Further to the recent public engagement drop in sessions for the changes at the Felixstowe Minor Injuries Unit (see here for further details), please see below some FAQs which give further information for those who were unable to attend: Is the MIU closing? No What is changing at the MIU? New NHS England guidelines mean… Read more »

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