Better Broadband to Suffolk
The Better Broadband to Suffolk campaign is working to get higher speed internet connections in Suffolk to ensure that households and businesses in Suffolk enjoy the benefits of high speed internet. Find out more on their website.Read more »
Communities warned of coastal flooding
Residents are being urged to make emergency preparations for flooding in the Babergh area as a result of upcoming tidal surges. Full information here.....Read more »
Recycling in Suffolk
Find out more about recycling plastics in Suffolk with the Plastics - Know Your Place! campaignRead more »
Warm Homes Healthy People Fund
Babergh District Council is working with local authorities across Suffolk to support those who are struggling to keep warm or are worried about the cost of heating their home.Read more »
Are you in receipt of Housing Benefit but struggle with the cost of living?
There is extra money that is available to help people who are currently in receipt of Housing Benefit but do not get enough benefit to pay their rent.Find out more in our Benefits pages.
Babergh Tenants Forum Annual General Meeting
This will be held on 4th Dec 2013, at 2.30 pm in the council offices at Corks Lane, Hadleigh. All tenants and leaseholders are welcome to attend.Click here to find out more.
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
Are you a council tenant? Complete our Money, Heating and Internet survey
Please help us to provide services that meet your needs by completing this survey. It should only take five minutes of your time and would really help us in shaping our services.
The Environment Agency and Met Office are forecasting that gale-force winds and large waves will combine with spring tides and a large surge later on Thursday 5th December and through to Friday.Read more
Residents living in approximately 1000 properties on the Suffolk coastline are being encouraged to evacuate as a tidal surge travels down the county this evening.Read more
As a result of the nine severe flood warnings issued by the Environment Agency in relation to Suffolk's Coastline a major incident (Operation Fulstone) was declared by the Suffolk Resilience Forum at 07:30 this morning.Read more
Good company, great food, Christmas crackers and all the trimmings are usually the ingredients for a great meal out during the festive season - but what about the food hygiene rating?Read more