Established on 1 April 2015 by the three sponsoring local authorities (Suffolk Coastal District Council, Felixstowe Town Council and Suffolk County Council) the aim of Felixstowe Forward is to develop a collective approach to tackling the town’s key challenges and opportunities.
Engagement with a wide range of business and community groups is central to developing a plan of action which will improve the economic, social and environmental wellbeing of Felixstowe. Felixstowe Forward consists of a small team which is headed up by the Felixstowe Change Director.
The work of the team is guided by the Felixstowe Forward Sponsoring Group which consists of local government, business and community representatives.
Among its aims, Felixstowe Forward will work in the heart of Felixstowe to: