Emergency Telephone Numbers in the event of Extreme Weather
● Babergh District Council outside of office hours 01473 826 622
● Environment Hotline 0800 807 060
● UK Power Networks 0800 316 3105 or 0333 323 2105 from mobiles
Follow the link for more contacts and useful tips.
FREE 2 Day Master Composting Training
Green fingered or green minded? Get involved with the Suffolk Master Composter scheme and help others get the best out of their home composting!Read more »
Suffolk Energy Action Scheme
Are you being effected by rising energy prices? If so, check out the Suffolk Energy Action Scheme to find out how you can improve your energy efficiencyRead more »
Warm Homes Healthy People Fund
Might you be struggling to heat your home when winter comes? Suffolk's Warm Homes Healthy People Fund may be able to help. To find out how to apply, visit the webpage by clicking Read More.Read more »
We Need Your Views on Local Plan
Babergh, together with Mid Suffolk District Council, are looking for your views as we put together our first Joint Local Plan. To find out how you can influence Planning Policy in your area, click Read moreRead more »
Elections are coming - register to have your vote!
It's under 100 days until the district, parish and general elections! Don't miss out on your opportunity to vote, register today!Read more »
Useful tips for preparing for bad weather and other emergencies
If severe weather strikes are you prepared at home, on the move and in your community? www.getpreparednow.co.uk is the Suffolk Community Emergency Preparedness website which offers great tips and useful links on how to prepare and cope with bad weather and other emergencies.
Consultation on Tenancy Agreement
As a Landlord we have decided to carry out a review of our tenancy agreements. As part of this we now need your feedback on our proposed changes, and our consultation is open until noon on 16 April.Find out more here
Do you receive Housing Benefit? Do you have unoccupied bedrooms? Government changes are set to come in which could affect the amount of Housing Benefit you get.Find out about these changes
Heart of Suffolk website
Not sure what to do over the festive period? Visit the Heart of Suffolk website for some great ideas for things to see and do across the county.
The Suffolk Waste Partnership is encouraging more residents to join in local efforts to clean up towns, villages and countryside to help make Suffolk the Greenest County by getting involved in a litter pick during 2015.Read more
Babergh residents will see no rise in their district council tax precept after councillors voted in favour of the budget for 2015/16 today (Feb 24).Read more
With a packed programme of over 90 guided walks, this year's Suffolk Walking Festival which takes place 9th - 31st May 2015, is set to be the biggest yet with an eclectic mix of walks around medieval villages, market towns, along the coast and through the gentle landscapes of Suffolk.Read more
Back in September 2014 two local nurses Heather and Roni from Allied Healthcare set out to create a dementia friendly community for Hadleigh.Read more