Local News

Call for on-call firefighters

In Suffolk, part-time on-call firefighters make up 66% of the total fire service workforce and crew 86% of our fire engines.

Online safety among younger children improving in Suffolk

This year’s annual Cybersurvey results show that more parents are delivering messages of online safety to their children from a young age.

The survey, now in its tenth year, shows that parental influence is having an impact on risk-taking behaviour, with 62% of children (up from 57% in 2016) saying they always listen to their parent/carers advice and 80% taught about online safety at school.

Suffolk School Transport Consultation

Suffolk County Council is looking for a long-term solution to providing affordable home to school transport as a major public consultation gets underway.