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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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One Life Suffolk: Holiday Health Club

15 July 2022

Fun and interactive 5-week course for children and teenagers. Free! Eligibility criteria apply. Booking required. 

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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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Upgrading of Street Lights to LED Lanterns

20 April 2022

All existing 43,400 streetlights, maintained by Suffolk County Council, will be replaced with greener, LED streetlights during 2021 to 2022. This will include some of the standard streetlights maintained by Suffolk County Council in Thurston are set to be upgraded to more efficient and environmentally-friendly LED lanterns.

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Community Governance Review

7 April 2022

Mid Suffolk District Council are carrying out a Community Governance Review of Parishes, Town Councils and Unparished areas.

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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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New Speed Limits in Thurston

18 June 2021

The Parish Council would like to remind all residents that as a result of the increased residential development in the village, there are changes to the speed limits for the following areas:

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