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22 Jul Town Park wins Green Flag Award.

More parks and green spaces than ever will be flying the Green Flag Award this year – more than 1,600 across the UK. Halesworth Town Park in Suffolk is one of the very best in the UK – and that’s official. The Park is among a...

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22 Jul Barrow Crossing – Disability Impact Assessment

Railtrack are conducting a Disability Impact Assessment for the closing of the Barrow Crossing.  They will be contacting the Suffolk Coalition of Disabled People as part of this.  If you will be disadvantaged by the crossing closure and you consider yourself to be disabled or...

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20 Jul Update on One-Hour Free Parking

Please see below for recent correspondence between HTC and WDC.  The Town Council have agreed to pay the £6666 agreed for the first year to reinstate the one-hour free parking in the Thoroughfare car park. Payment for free parking to WDC 19 07 16 reply to Andrew Jarvis regarding...

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17 Jun Free Parking set to return to Halesworth

Following recent discussions with Halesworth businesses, the Town Council in collaboration with District Cllr Tony Goldson have hopefully been successful in negotiating a deal with Waveney District Council to reinstate the free one hour parking in the Thoroughfare car park. The Council will meet on Monday...

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17 Jun Aviva Women’s Tour

The 2016 Aviva Women's Cycle Tour arrived in Halesworth to crowds of on-lookers hoping for a glimpse of some of the world's top women cyclists.  The rolling road block kept the cyclists safe and added to the general excitement of the event.  The stage was...

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15 Jun Queen’s Birthday Celebrations

Saturday the 11th June saw Halesworth celebrate the Queen's 90th birthday with a picnic in the park in the sunshine.  A jazz band kept the crowds entertained and the children were given a free ice cream.  After singing 'Happy Birthday' to Her Majesty, the delicious cake made...

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03 Jun Opening of the new play park

The sun was shinning on the 29th May for the celebration of the new children's play area in Halesworth.  The event was well supported by local organisations and businesses. There was a BBQ run by Halesworth Lions and Dynamo Disco playing games with the children. Melons greengrocers were...

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