Issue details

OD-17-36 Erection of Peregrine Falcon Nesting tower – Former Sugar Beet Factory, Sproughton Road

Ipswich Borough Council are required to erect a 30 metre tower to provide an alternative nesting site for Peregrine Falcons to mitigate the loss of the silos at the Former British Sugar factory, which will be demolished as part of the redevelopment of the site.


After an open tender was issued for the supply and erection of the tower, one quotation was returned from Bellcorp Ltd for the sum of £37,489.20 plus VAT.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/10/2017

Decision due: 19 Oct 2017 by Officer Decision

Consultation process

MCS officers and Parks and Open Spaces