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Vacancies for Councillors

11 November 2022

Picture with the words make a change, become a councillorThurston Parish Council has two vacancies for the post of Councillor and is seeking to fill the posts as soon as possible.

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Help Available to Pay for Home Adaptions for Anyone Living at Home With a Long-term Health Condition

30 September 2022

Applications are invited for grants, up to £30,000, from Babergh and Mid Suffolk Councils Independent Services for pay for home adaptations.  

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Cancellation of routes 384 and 384 during holidays and weekends

12 August 2022

Bus Route 384 and 385

The Parish Council have been alerted to changes to Bus Route 384 and 385 by Stephensons of Essex which will impact the village of Thurston. The 384 and 385 will run Mondays to Fridays on Schooldays only with no services at the weekend. The new timetable will come into effect on 5 September 2022.

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Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme

13 May 2022

Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme

Due to the many individual queries to Suffolk County Council's dedicated Refugee Support email address, and given that they do not have capacity to reply to everyone individually, they have put together this generic information to update residents as much as they can about the response to the Ukraine refugee crisis.

Please continue to refer to the government frequently asked questions page Homes for Ukraine scheme: frequently asked questions - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk) as this is being updated regularly.

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Anglian Water Priority Services Register.

5 January 2022

Anglian Water are supporting the people in our community who need it most, through their Priority Services Register. This last year has been hard for us all, particularly those in vulnerable situations. It’s highlighted how important it is to work together to make sure those most in need, know about the support services available to them.

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Fostering in Suffolk

17 December 2021

With more children coming into care in Suffolk every year, the need for foster carers to come forward has never been greater.

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Is Your Home Safe from Fire?

4 August 2021

Book your free Home Fire Safety Check from Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service.

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Thurston Railway Station Building

14 August 2019

Are you interested in renting the Station Building in Thurston from Great Anglia?

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Help shape the future of Suffolk’s fire service

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service is seeking the public’s views on how it manages risks as part of its continued commitment to making the county safer.

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