News

Therese joins Felixstowe Coastal Patrol in Parliament

I was delighted to join John Cresswell, Simon Comber and Danny Wright from our wonderful Felixstowe Coastal Patrol, at the Independent Lifeboats reception in Parliament this week.  The Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani MP spoke to us about the challenges and opportunities for Independent Lifeboat Or

Therese visit Falcon Inn, Felixstowe

I recently dropped in to the Falcon Inn Felixstowe – which has just gone through an £85,000 refurbishment thanks to Admiral Taverns, the UK’s leading community pub company.

Barclays to Retain Both Southwold and Leiston Branches

Therese has welcomed the news that Barclays Banks has announced that they will keep all their remote or ‘last-intown’ branches open for at least the next two years. This commitment applies to 105 branches in England and Wales including their Southwold and Leiston branches in Suffolk Coastal.

Have Your Say on Marine Protection Areas

As part of the government’s commitment to leave the environment in a better state than they inherited it, an independent review to potentially introduce Highly Protected Marine Areas has been launched.

Therese's Campaign Success to Prevent Quarry Expansion

Therese has welcomed the decision by the Planning Inspectorate to halt the proposed extension of Wangford Quarry into the Parish of Reydon, following the public examination of the Suffolk Minerals & Waste Local Plan.

Therese Convenes Utility Infrastructure Companies for Unique Meeting

Some of the most senior utility directors in the UK gathered at the Snape Maltings on Friday 6th September to hear the latest plans of the Alde and Ore Estuary Partnership’s pioneering £26.9m flood programme to upgrade vital river walls.  The gathering was hosted by Therese.

Felixstowe Minor Injuries Booking Issues

Following the public meeting Therese hosted in June with the Clinical Commissioning Group’s Chief Officer, Ed Garratt, he has provided an update that the booking issues affecting Felixstowe Minor Injuries Unit seem to have been ironed out.