The chairman of the inquiry into Baby P’s death has urged care and social workers in Suffolk to deliver “old school social work” free of red-tape distractions in a speech delivered to hundreds of industry professionals and students in Ipswich.
An academy trust which runs three schools in Suffolk and one in Essex has denied allegations it is under threat of bankruptcy, and insists its schools are safe following a damning government report into the state of its finances.
The University of Suffolk will be offering higher and degree apprenticeships for the first time from June – a move which business leaders say will mark Suffolk as a driving force in skills and leadership.
Charities, community groups and good causes across Suffolk and north Essex are being urged to apply for Comic Relief grants following a successful Red Nose Day last week in which more than £73million was raised.
Pupils at Ravenswood Primary School in Ipswich were treated to a visit from Ipswich Town stars Steven Taylor and Kieffer Moore on Tuesday, who helped the pupils learn about the importance of healthy eating.