Areas of South ward were the focus of the community archaeological dig over the weekend whether it was the Croft or back gardens in Gainsborough St, Friars St, Christopher Lane or Ballingdon. Speaking to students from TGS who supported local primary students and filmed the dig on Friday, they were very enthusiastic and had had […]

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Lib Dem Town Councillor Oliver Forder brought concerns about the time it was taking the developer to complete and finish footpath, lights and landscaping work at the flood compensation scheme on the Cateseby Meadow development. The houses have been sold but the estate is still adopted by Suffolk CC or parts by Babergh DC. A […]

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The other night, at the Town Council, residents again came to gain the support of Town Councillors to get answers to the repair and re-opening of footpath 11 from Newton Rd to Cornard Rd. The footpath has been closed for sometime leading residents to walk down Ingrams Wells Rd where there is no continuous footpath […]

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The expansion of Sudbury’s heritage and museum centre in the Town Hall has begun. The space of the old TIC in Gaol Lane will see a new interactive area created. The space will be a significant addition to the existing Heritage Centre. A recent open day at the Town Hall was a great success with […]

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Newton Rd to Cornard Rd footpath issues.

by nigelbennett on August 12, 2014

We recently had residents attend a Town Council meeting to get our support (which they did) on the closure of the footpath between Newton Rd and Cornard Rd. Suffolk CC have not dealt with this well in terms of a clear explanation and communication of why the footpath is closed, how long till it will […]

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After the initial consultation on regeneration of the the old pool site and House at Belle Vue, an issue raised has been the safe pedestrian access to the park. Most are aware that the Belle Vue junction is not the best for pedestrians and the Sainsbury development on the Cornard Rd put aside monies for […]

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Street flooding in Church Street.

by nigelbennett on August 7, 2014

Suffolk CC will be making camera inspections (within 14 days from 28th July, the Town Council was told) of the drains in Church Street after concerns were raised by residents and your local councillors about surface water flooding risk. Please let us know of any other surface water flooding issues. You can always report them direct […]

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Consultation events on the potential regeneration of the old swimming pool and Belle Vue House site are below. The web link takes you to the detail and concept plan maps as well as a survey to complete on the plan and the Park. Thursday 14th August 9 am – 4 pm, Sudbury Town Hall, The Mayor’s […]

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Gainsborough Trail around Sudbury

by nigelbennett on August 6, 2014

The Gainsborough Trail walk will eventually circle the town. Here is a short film of the first part of the walk which has its own interpretation boards and marked signs. Think you will agree just how beautiful it looks. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r2YrNGYDVts

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Sudbury Steering group agendas and minutes

by nigelbennett on August 3, 2014

The Sudbury Steering Group was created by Babergh DC and brings together Suffolk CC, Babergh DC, Sudbury Town Council, the Chamber of Commerce, the Market Town Partnership and the voluntary sector. It is an attempt to have  around the table talks on matters where there has been impasse previously or disagreement. This has been mainly […]

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