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21 Oct Council’s Bench Rescue Programme

The Town Council have started an operation to rescue and repair any of the Council owned benches that have seen better days.  So far eleven benches have been restored. Residents are encouraged to report any benches that are like the one in the photo to the Clerk and...

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19 Oct Speedwatch Volunteers Needed

  The Community Speedwatch group for this area run by Neil Ellis from Spexhall Parish Council is looking for volunteers to help monitor vehicle speeds around the local area. Volunteers are trained to use speed indicator devices which display vehicle speeds.  The registered owner of any vehicle seen...

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30 Sep Road Closures in Halesworth

Suffolk County Council Highways will be resurfacing the Saxons Way/Co op roundabout tonight from 7pm until early Saturday morning and this will be closed to traffic. An alternative route will have to be followed around Halesworth. On the night of Monday 3rd October and night of Tuesday 4th October night from...

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23 Sep Update on Rayner Green

Please see below for an update from Councillor Tony Goldson regarding the Rayner Green Centre: 'Following talks with the CCG and Social care. There is no immediate plan to close the Rayner Green facility. This model of care is well respected and will continue for the immediate future,...

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16 Sep Help Save Rayner Green Resource Centre

Help save Rayner Green Resource Centre On top of the devastating news that the Patrick Stead hospital is to close at the end of the month due to staff shortages, it is possible that Halesworth may lose the excellent Rayner Green Resource Centre as well. The Town Council...

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09 Sep Congratulations to Halesworth in Bloom

The volunteers of Halesworth in Bloom have again triumphed in the annual Anglia in Bloom competition in the following categories, Small Town - Gold award Medium size Park - Silver Gilt award Cemetery (under 10 acres) - Silver award Nomination for a Biodiversity special award for Millennium Green Nomination for a...

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12 Aug Barrow Crossing to remain open!

Network Rail has announced that it will not be closing the crossing at Halesworth Station.  It will be instead installing extra safety measures including gates and extra warnings to cyclists to dismount.  The new gates and signs will be installed in the autumn and Network...

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10 Aug Norfolk and Suffolk Devolution – Have your say.

The proposed Norfolk and Suffolk Devolution Deal was published on 17 June 2016.  Since then, all of the councils in Suffolk, along with Norfolk County Council, Broadland District Council, the Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk, South Norfolk Council and the New Anglia LEP...

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01 Aug FREE PARKING RETURNS TO HALESWORTH

  Latest News The Town Council are very pleased to announce that the one hour free parking has returned to the Thoroughfare car park. From the 1st August 2016, shoppers and visitors to Halesworth can obtain free parking for the first hour in the Thoroughfare car park. The Town...

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