Emergency Telephone Numbers
● 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.
You're recycling even more
Suffolk Waste Partnership has launched a new video to highlight how much is now being recycled. It also reminds residents which materials can go in household recycling bins. Watch it by clicking the "read more" link.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 »
Elections are coming!
There's only one day to go until the district, parish and general elections! To learn more about the nominated candidates click on 'read more'.Read more »
Help to shape Cox's Park
Babergh officers will be speaking with parents and children about how we can improve the park and what new equipment could make it even better for families to enjoy in the future.Read more »
Bank holiday bin collections
Don't forget! As it's a bank holiday weekend, bin collections will be a day later than usual from Monday 4 May.
Looking for something to do in Suffolk?
If you're looking for ideas for places to visit in Suffolk, click on the Heart of Suffolk website where you will find lots of useful visitor information and ideas for things to do in our wonderful county.
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
A recent venture, which enabled some residents in Stowmarket to enhance their neighbourhood by planting trees on the roadside near their homes, has proved so successful that Mid Suffolk and Babergh are now planning to extend this opportunity throughout both districts.Read more
BBC daytime show The Housing Enforcers, featuring Matt Allwright, the champion of consumer rights, heads to Babergh and Mid Suffolk.Read more
To celebrate this year’s compost awareness week (4-10 May 2015) Mid Suffolk and Babergh District Councils will be giving away free compost at Mill Meadow (Needham Lake), Needham Market on Sunday 3 May.Read more
Police are appealing for help in identifying a man they would like to speak to in connection with two burglaries in Sudbury.Read more