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West Suffolk Council

West Suffolk covers approximately 400 square miles with a population of around 175,000 (mid 2014 estimate) living in villages and the historic and vibrant market towns of Brandon, Bury St Edmunds, Clare, Haverhill, Mildenhall and Newmarket. It is the home of international and high profile industries. In addition to traditional sectors such as agri-tech, manufacturing, bio-tech, food, engineering the area also has a strong tourist and horseracing industry. Greene King plc's headquarters are based in West Suffolk and British Sugar plc's factory are also based here. It is also home to two of the largest United States Air Force (USAF) airbases in the UK: RAF Lakenheath and RAF Mildenhall.

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West Suffolk also shares borders with Essex, Norfolk and Cambridgeshire and has excellent trunk road connections, including proximity to Stansted airport and east coast ports. Further information about the Council can be found at

West Suffolk Council spends approximately £27m a year on goods, works and services. We need to ensure that we are providing value for money for our residents and customers. At the same time, we are committed to providing quality services and forming good partnerships with our suppliers and contractors.

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All opportunities that exceed £50,000 are advertised through the Suffolk Sourcing web page and through @SuffolkSourcing Twitter feed.

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