News

  1. The Nature Reserve built through Facebook

    January 26th, 2017

    The Nature Reserve built through Facebook

    You don’t need to own vast acres to create a nature reserve. Adrian Cooper reports on his local community initiative. The idea behind Felixstowe’s Community Nature Reserve was born out of my frustration with politicians during the 2015 general …

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  2. Last remaining funding available for fully funded central heating system

    November 9th, 2016

    Last remaining funding available for fully funded central heating system

    Earlier this year the Suffolk Warm Homes service successfully gained funding from Government to help households in Suffolk, struggling to afford to heat their homes. The deadline to apply for this assistance is fast approaching. Householders who have …

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  3. Recruiting Green Champions!

    November 2nd, 2016

    Recruiting Green Champions!

    Are you a Green Champion? Groundwork Suffolk are seeking a number of highly enthusiastic and personable Green Champions to join their team in delivering the Business Energy Efficiency Anglia (BEE Anglia) project. BEE Anglia is part funded by the …

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  4. Speak Up For Action

    October 7th, 2016

    Speak Up For Action

    The 8th – 16th October is a Week of Action to celebrate the people, places and things we want to protect from climate change – and make sure MPs feel that love. Around the country community groups are holding nature walks, tea parties, classic …

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  5. Reducing food waste showcased at Aldeburgh Food and Drink Festival

    October 6th, 2016

    Reducing food waste showcased at Aldeburgh Food and Drink Festival

    Thanks to SCC’s support, the Teapot Project were able to showcase their work to reduce food waste at the Aldeburgh Food & Drink Festival. The Teapot Project intercepts perfectly edible food from supermarkets and restaurants such as M&S, …

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  6. Farming and Water - Meeting the Challenge

    April 11th, 2016

    Farming and Water - Meeting the Challenge

    A short film has been made highlighting SCC’s innovative and exciting approach to water management in East Anglia. The Holistic Water Management Project (HWMP) is about linking different aspects of water management to alleviate flooding, build …

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  7. Award winners announced for Suffolk’s ‘Green Oscars’

    April 4th, 2016

    Award winners announced for Suffolk’s ‘Green Oscars’

    The county’s most dedicated and innovative businesses and community groups were presented with ‘Creating the Greenest County’ awards on Thursday 31st March. At a ceremony held at Snape Maltings, projects, organisations and individuals battled …

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  8. Suffolk responds to call for County’s Greenest

    March 1st, 2016

    Suffolk responds to call for County’s Greenest

    The deadline for entry into the prestigious ‘Creating the Greenest County’ awards has come and gone with a fantastic amount of exciting and innovative initiatives entered for consideration from Suffolk’s greenest businesses, schools and …

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