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.
Tripping Up the Tippers
Green Suffolk's campaign to fight Fly-Tipping has won a national award, but is still hard at work. To find out how you can help, visit their websiteRead 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 »
Brantham Residents Invited to Redevelopment Exhibition
The St Francis Group are inviting residents in Brantham to attend an exhibition of their initial plans to redevelop the former industrial estate and associated land. The event will take place on Tue 16th December at Brantham Leisure Centre.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.
Belle Vue Park
Please note that Belle Vue Park will be locked each evening at dusk. This will be a variable time depending on the time of year however during the winter months it is likely to be by 4pm each evening.
Should you find yourself locked in the park, please call this number 01473 829897.
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.
Residents are being urged to take part in a consultation and have their say on proposals relating to the Chilton Woods development in Sudbury.Read more
Babergh District Council is seeking public feedback on changes to the proposed new Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)Read more
Tenants of Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils are being urged to attend the first meeting of the new Babergh and Mid Suffolk Tenants’ Forum in the New Year.Read more
“Don’t waste it or throw it away, recycle it and make this Christmas greener than ever before” is the message from Babergh and Mid Suffolk district councils.Read more