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Suffolk’s only Labour MP could find it harder than ever to retain his Ipswich seat at the next general election if Boundary Commission recommendations are implemented.
East Anglian MPs are demanding greater devolution for the region and more infrastructure spending from government.
Former Ipswich MP Ben Gummer has confirmed he will not be fighting the seat again in any future election – and is now looking at carving out a new life away from the cut and thrust of politics.
Two new councillors have been appointed to east Suffolk councils following by-elections which both saw the incumbent Conservative party unseated.
The decision to make cost-saving cuts in home to school transport looks set to be upheld by a review group next week, according to the latest report.
Plans to approve an allowance increase for Babergh councillors of 25% upwards have been given the go ahead – despite swathes of public criticism.
Nominations have closed for council elections that are taking place in Ipswich and Colchester on May 3.
Former Ipswich MP Ben Gummer has started two new roles after taking time out following his election defeat in June last year.
Suffolk MP Dr Dan Poulter says he denies “all allegations of misconduct or inappropriate behaviour” after he was referred for investigation by his party’s new disciplinary committee.
Seven MPs from across Norfolk and Suffolk met with mental health bosses to thrash out an action plan for recovery.