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22 May 2020

School Travel Update from Suffolk County Council

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Upcoming Works - Barton Road, Thurston

15 May 2020

Suffolk Highways - Upcoming Works - C691.Barton Road, Thurston and Thurston Road, Great Barton - 26 -29 May 

Suffolk Highways are planning to carry out carriageway patching works on Barton Road, Thurston and Thurston Road, Great Barton in the period between the 26 and 29 May 2020. This will require a temporary road closure so that we can carry out our works safely. Traffic cones may also be placed to prevent on-street parking so our work site is unobstructed.

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Upcoming Works - C562 Station Hill, Thurston - 1 May 2020

27 April 2020

Suffolk County Council (SCC) - Upcoming Works - C562 Station Hill, Thurston  - 1 May 2020 - 9.30aam to 3.30pm 

For your information, SCC are planning to carry out vegetation works to a large oak tree on Station Hill, Thurston on the 1 May 2020, between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm  This will require a temporary road closure (from Wheatfields to Laurel Close) so that they can carry out our works safely. Traffic cones may also be placed to prevent on-street parking so their work site is unobstructed.

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Upcoming Works - Furze Close, Heather Close and Genesta Drive, Thurston

27 April 2020

Suffolk Highways - Upcoming Works - U4926 Furze Close, Heather Close and Genesta Drive, Thurston - 11 - 18 May 2020

Suffolk County Council are planning to carry out road resurfacing works on Furze Close, Heather Close and Genesta Drive, Thurston in the period between the 11 and 18 May 2020 (excluding the weekend) during the hours of 9am and 4.30pm. They estimate that the works will take approximately 3 days to complete. This will require a temporary road closure so that we can carry out our works safely. Traffic cones may also be placed to prevent on-street parking so our work site is unobstructed.

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Highways England notification of roadworks - A14 Rougham Nursery westbound entry slip

20 April 2020

Rougham Hall Nurseries Roadworks2Essential resurfacing works at the above location are due to be carried out which will also include the renewing of faded road markings.

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Citizens Advice Bureau

17 March 2020

Citizens Advice Mid Suffolk can give advice on problems at work, help people struggling to pay their bills and work out if people are getting all the financial help they are entitled to.  They are a local charity and their advice is free. 

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Councillor Vacancies

22 January 2020

If you care about the area you live or work in, you could become a Councillor. Thurston Parish Council has two vacancies for Councillor and urgently needs more people to join this very busy Council.

Councillors are elected to the local council to represent their local community, so they must either live or work in the area. Becoming a Councillor is both a rewarding and privileged form of public service. You will be in a position to make a difference to the quality of other people’s daily lives and prospects.

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Mount Road/New Road - Speed Limit

18 December 2019

40mphSuffolk County Council has exercised its powers under Section 84(1) (a) and (2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended, and has made the following order:

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Temporary Footpath Closure - No. 18

19 November 2019

Please be advised that Thurston Footpath no. 18, from Mill Lane to Ixworth Road, will be closed temporarily from the 21 November 2019 until 21 May 2020. 

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