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Low income homes across Suffolk will benefit from fully funded central heating systems over the next three years after the county was successful in obtaining a £4.3million grant.

Arctic conditions brought by the Beast from the East turbo charged a more severe and prolonged period of colder weather – creating the perfect storm for vulnerable older people, campaigners have said.

As a new study reveals a third of elderly people are set to ration their energy use this winter, the Surviving Winter campaign reports it needs another £25,000 in donations to say yes to every request.

With the coldest weeks of winter yet to come, Ipswich Citizens Advice warns it is being ‘overwhelmed’ by the number of requests for help from the Surviving Winter campaign.

As a new study reveals a third of elderly people are set to ration their energy use this winter, the Surviving Winter campaign reports it needs another £25,000 in donations to say yes to every request.

The charity behind Suffolk’s Surviving Winter campaign has put out an urgent plea for donations having seen a huge surge in the number of people needing its help.

Suffolk’s Surviving Winter Campaign is looking to double the £30,000 raised so far thanks to an anonymous private donor.

There’s still time to donate your Winter Fuel Payment to the Surviving Winter campaign.

An evening of celebration has marked a year of achievements for the Suffolk Community Foundation (SCF).

Donations to the Surviving Winter campaign have hit £10,000, just a week after this year’s appeal began.

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