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Generous Elizabeth is 'blooming' grateful

12 July 2019

A sheltered housing resident in Botesdale has donated flowers to brighten up a communal patio area, as a thank you to neighbours and staff at the council-run scheme.

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Councils Team Up with CCGs to Launch Active Schools

10 July 2019

A new Active Schools programme has been launched at two schools in Babergh and Mid Suffolk, aiming to increase physical activity in primary schools and combat rising childhood obesity.

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Work set to begin on new pool

10 July 2019

Work to build a new swimming pool at Hadleigh Pool and Leisure Centre is set to begin at the end of this month.

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Cool off with a free summer holiday swim

9 July 2019

Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils, in partnership with Abbeycroft Leisure and Everyone Active, are encouraging younger residents to get active over the summer holidays by offering free swims at their leisure centres.

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New collaborative working agreements will benefit the health and wellbeing of Suffolk communities

8 July 2019

Abbeycroft Leisure has signed two 5-year collaborative working agreements with Suffolk Mind and Allied Health Professionals Suffolk, with the aim of improving the health and wellbeing of residents in Suffolk.

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Eye, Hadleigh and Needham Market residents help to shape their future

5 July 2019

Over a hundred people attended Council workshops to discuss the future of Hadleigh and Needham Market to help build and support the councils’ Vision for Prosperity initiatives. An interactive workshop is planned for residents in Eye to have their say next Thursday 11 July at Eye Town Hall.

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We’ve bin busy future-proofing our waste service

25 June 2019

The majority of Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils’ residents will be given a new bin collection day next month as part of plans to future-proof waste and recycling services in the districts.

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Park ready for summer fun

24 June 2019

Sudbury’s new skatepark and multi-use games area were officially opened in Belle Vue Park over the weekend following £150,000 of investment from Babergh District Council.

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Mid Suffolk's Locality Awards open for 2019 applications

21 June 2019

To mark Suffolk Day, applications are now open for Councillors’ Locality Awards in Mid Suffolk, inviting community groups, charities and organisations to apply for funding for 2019.

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Sporting Memories project to expand across Suffolk

20 June 2019

The Sporting Memories Foundation has been awarded £93k from the National Lottery to tackle rural isolation and loneliness in Suffolk.

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