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Suffolk County Council elections - 6th May 2021

The Local Government Boundary Commission for England has announced that the implementation of the review of County divisional electoral boundaries they have been undertaking will be deferred until the 2025 County election.

End of Year Update from Dr Thérèse Coffey MP

2018 has proved to be yet another memorable year as we come to the end of a very busy political year particularly focussing on our departure from the European Union.  It feels like little else has been happening but of course it has been.

Full Steam Ahead for East Suffolk Merger

East Suffolk Council will become a reality from April next year.


Last month, Parliament made the Orders that were needed to create the new council, and it has now become law.


Dr Therese Coffey MP

We are pleased to advise that Thérèse Coffey MP continues to make a good recovery from her recent illness, having been discharged from hospital a fortnight ago.  In conjunction with her Parliamentary staff, she continues to handle constituency business.  If you have any issue you wish to raise wi

Leiston By Election

Congratulations to Susan Geater who has just been elected as the District Councillor for Leiston.

The results were as follows :

Con          612

Ind            293

Lab           336

Lib            213

Association AGM is March 23

THE annual meeting of Suffolk Coastal Conservative Association will be held at the Market Hall, Saxmundham, on Friday March 23 starting at 7:15pm.

The main item of business will be the election of a Chairman to succeed Graham Dines, whose maximum term of four years has expired.