The Localism Bill

It is clearly evident that significant objections by a considerable number of residents have been submitted to the Council.  These appear to have had little influence on the Council’s strategy for the East Ipswich Plan Area.  The views of local people have seemingly had no perceivable impact.  We believe that the current methodology used . . . → Read More: The Localism Bill

EADT – Sizewell: New N-plant’s £100m a year boost

A new nuclear power station could be worth up to £700m to the Suffolk economy during construction and £40m a year when up and running. The construction period – which could last about six or seven years – is likely to employ between 4,500 and 5,000 people and when complete the power station would . . . → Read More: EADT – Sizewell: New N-plant’s £100m a year boost

Freedom of information requests

Useful site for queries on SCC and SCDC.   www.whatdotheyknow.com

List of Parish council websites

For reference

Aldringham cum Thorpe Blaxhall Blythburgh Boyton Brandeston Bruisyard Butley, Capel St Andrew & Wantisden Campsea Ashe Chediston and Linstead Darsham Dennington Eyke Farnham with Stratford St Andrew Friston GreatBealings Great Glemham Grundisburgh & Culpho Kelsale-cum-Carlton Kettleburgh Kirton and Falkenham Levington and Stratton Hall Little Bealings Martlesham Melton Middleton cum Fordley Nacton Newbourne . . . → Read More: List of Parish council websites

EADT June 2009 – Campaigners not welcome during visit

This is an old East Anglian that did not go on the website at the time. There is an interesting remark by Mr. Ridley, SCDC’s Head of Planning:-

Head of planning services Philip Ridley said it was important a site visit took place because the scheme was of major significance for the council . . . → Read More: EADT June 2009 – Campaigners not welcome during visit