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Garden waste (brown bin) collections have been suspended

11 January 2021

Garden waste (brown bin) collections 

MSDC garden waste (brown bin) collections have been suspended from Monday 11 January 2021 until further notice.

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COVID in Bramford !

9 January 2021

All of the 10 COVID hotspots in Suffolk have seen case rates skyrocket in the past two weeks, with more than 1,000 cases recorded per 100,000 people in the worst hit areas.
All of the 10 highest areas, which are spread across the county, are now above the English average for cases recorded in the seven days up to January 2.
1. Fornham, Great Barton and Rougham - 1,032.9
2. Belstead Hills - 1,006.2
3. Christchurch Park - 830.8
4. Leavenheath, Nayland and Boxford - 792.7
5. Priory Heath - 781.8
6. Gainsborough, Greenwich and Orwell - 743.2
7. Sproughton, Washbrook and Hintlesham - 742.5
8. East Bergholt, Brantham and Capel St Mary - 714.1
9. Whitehouse - 706.7
10. Claydon and Bramford - 693.5
Please take care. Stay at Home. If you need help please ask.

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National lockdown: Stay at Home

4 January 2021

Coronavirus cases are rising rapidly across Suffolk..

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A14 Road Works

29 December 2020

A14 JUNCTION 52 TO JUNCTION 55 EASTBOUND AND WESTBOUND ROAD WORKS.

Work will now start on 14th January 2021 and be completed by the end of February 2021.

There will be a diversion at night time sending traffic off the A12 at Washbrook, through Sproughton, then along the B1113, back out on the A14.  This may cause major disruption.

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New bus service - 8B

23 December 2020

Please support your new bus service.  Use it or Lose it!

From Monday 4th January 2021 Ipswich Buses will be introducing a new bus service.

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50 new trees to be planted.

24 November 2020

Once lockdown is eased on 2nd December Bramford Parish Council in partnership with Bramford Open Spaces, will be planting 50 new trees courtesy of the Suffolk Tree Warden Network.

If we can look after these trees they will grow into an extension to Hazel Wood with mature oak, hornbeam, crab apple, wild service, field maple, wild cherry, hazel trees with an open glade in the middle. We will need (of course) to name the wood. Please send Suggestions in the comments section on our Facebook page or send them into;- bramfordparishcouncil@btinternet.com

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Be a Message Campaigner

6 November 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Suffolk

Suffolk County Council message cascader campaign

Suffolk County Council are highlighting the importance of local councils signing up to this campaign. They highlighted this campaign a couple of weeks ago but this is very much a call to action.  In the current climate it has never been more important for all agencies and stakeholders involved in local government, voluntary, charitable and the social enterprise sector to work together.  Local councils are a critical link to our local communities and your feedback from the SCC needs poll in May highlighted above anything else that you wanted clear, up to date and consistent information you can use to help local people. The 'be a message cascader' campaign provides the opportunity for local people to share key messages about COVID-19. we are asking you to share the messages with your communities and family, friends and colleagues in order to ensure they have the most up to date information available and to help avoid the confusion some people are feeling.

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Christmas Tree in Bramford.

5 November 2020

For the first time, Bramford will be having a Christmas Tree during the festive season.

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Suffolk Constabulary launches its #ClickBeforeYouCall campaign

11 October 2020

Suffolk Constabulary is urging more residents to consider using alternative methods of contacting the force in its latest campaign.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): What has changed

23 September 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): What has changed – 22 September.

The government has announced further national measures to address rising cases of coronavirus in England. It is critical that everybody observes the following key behaviours:

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