Following a successful bid to the Government’s £3.6 billion Towns Fund, it has today been confirmed that Lowestoft will be offered £24.9 million to invest in the regeneration of the town, driving economic growth and acting as a catalyst for future investment.
East Suffolk Council is continuing its investigations into the exposure of oil deposits on Lowestoft North Beach as a result of the historic Eleni V spill.
Residents are invited to comment on a draft document which proposes additions and changes to the existing North Lowestoft Conservation Area.
A new walk-through coronavirus testing facility has opened for those with symptoms to book appointments at Belvedere Road car park in Lowestoft, as part of the Government’s UK-wide drive to continue to improve the accessibility of coronavirus testing for local communities.
A project which will provide protection from the risk of flooding to over 1,500 homes and businesses in Lowestoft takes a step forwards this week with the undertaking of marine investigation works in the outer harbour.
Members of the Royal Anglian Regiment are being trained to support deployment of the temporary flood barriers that reduce the risk of flooding in Lowestoft in the event of a tidal surge.
A ten-year investment plan, which sets out the ambitions for the future of Lowestoft, has been submitted to the Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government.
Construction work at The Ness, the UK’s most easterly park, has now been completed! Our contractor, Blakedown Landscapes has completed all works including the foot ramp, which connects the new park to the seafront and with the UK’s most easterly location, Ness Point.
Local businesses are being offered the unique opportunity to trade within the redesigned East Point Pavilion in Lowestoft, which once complete will be managed by the organisers of the First Light Festival.
The regeneration of the East Point Pavilion in Lowestoft has taken a step forwards with the submission of a planning application from a team incorporating internationally renowned designers Hemingway Design and Hudson Architects.