Cotton Parish News

  1. Bikesafe – Workshops

    By Keith Flynn on March 20th, 2013

    Suffolk Police are giving motorcyclists across the county an opportunity to improve their skills and become better and safer riders by attending a motorcycle course.In conjunction with Suffolk County Council, Suffolk Police is running a series of …

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  2. Shed - Garage Security

    By Keith Flynn on February 23rd, 2013

    Since 1 January 2013, 41 sheds and 9 garages have been broken into across Ipswich. An estimated £7,200 worth of tools and bicycles have been stolen, as well fishing gear and motorbikes.  Of the 50 break-ins, 11 of the buildings had been left …

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  3. Thefts & burglary – Bacton & Cotton

    By Keith Flynn on February 23rd, 2013

    Officers are appealing for information following a number of incidents in Bacton & Cotton over the last few days. In Cow Green, Bacton an insecure Renault Clio was entered sometime between 7.45pm Wednesday 20th & 7.30am Thursday 21st …

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  4. Village Hall Update

    By Keith Flynn on February 11th, 2013

    February 2013 - Sponsored Zumba Congratulations to John Doherty and EVERYONE who supported him in completing his sponsored Zumba.  The event has risen over £300 towards the village hall repairs. February 2013 Regarding the damage, our insurers have …

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  5. Burglaries West Suffolk - Man Charged

    By Keith Flynn on February 6th, 2013

    A man has been charged in relation to three burglaries in west Suffolk. Daniel Williams, aged 19 years of no fixed abode has been charged with one burglary which happened in Mount Road, Bury St Edmunds on 31 January, one burglary which happened in …

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  6. Day of action held to target burglars

    By Keith Flynn on January 24th, 2013

    A pro-active policing operation, held as part of Operation Drawbridge, was held on Tuesday 22 January, to target burglars and those suspected of handling stolen goods across Suffolk.  Eleven teams of officers carried out warrants across the county, …

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  7. New ‘one stop shop’ to tackle fraud coming soon

    By Keith Flynn on January 23rd, 2013

    Norfolk and Suffolk are to join a national scheme aimed at enhancing fraud investigations and cutting the amount of time officers spend taking reports of crime. 14 January 2013 is the date whereby both forces will start using Action Fraud - the …

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  8. Telephone Scam Warning

    By Keith Flynn on January 23rd, 2013

    Suffolk Police are warning businesses and members of the public to be aware of a scam currently operating in the county.Police have been informed that business owners and the farming fraternity have been telephoned by individuals claiming to request …

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  9. Programme Secretary sought for Bacton & Cotton Local History Society

    By Keith Flynn on January 13th, 2013

    Programme Secretary Sought We are urgently looking for someone to be our Programme Secretary and to work with me on the programme for 2013/2014.  Good speakers get booked up very quickly hence the need to start early on planning a new programme.  …

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  10. Cotton Burglary

    By Keith Flynn on December 18th, 2012

    Between 4.50pm Friday 14th and 7.30am Saturday 15th December a community building on Blacksmith Road in Cotton was broken into and damage caused to windows, crockery and fire extinguishers within.An outbuilding off nearby Scuffin's Lane was also …

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