We were saddened to learn of the passing of Daphne Mellor, a former Waveney councillor and the district’s first ever female Chair.
A Community Project to create a new garden and wildlife haven at Melton Railway Station took place on Wednesday with volunteers from the Community Rail Partnership and local residents joining staff from Suffolk Coastal District Council and Suffolk Coastal Norse to plant over 250 shrubs.
A memorial fund set up to support local organisations has given donations to two Lowestoft-based charities to support their community work.
As part of the Suffolk Coastal Business & Community Awards, the public are invited to vote on the Enabling Communities Award. The finalists for this award have been shortlisted from all the community projects that have received funding from the Suffolk Coastal Enabling Communities Budget or Exemplar Grant over the past 18 months.
The second closure of Woods Lane in Melton starts from Monday 8 January and runs until Friday 13 April 2018.