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Surgery bids farewell to GP after 39 years in post

28 May 2021
Surgery bids farewell to GP after 39 years in post

Surgery bids farewell to GP after 39 years in post

28 May 2021

One of Suffolk’s longest-serving GPs has retired, 39 years after taking up her first post in general practice.


Racing worker dies in tragic accident on stud

27 May 2021
Racing worker dies in tragic accident on stud

Racing worker dies in tragic accident on stud

27 May 2021

Tributes have been paid to a popular member of Newmarket’s racing community who died in a tragic accident on his 66th birthday on Friday.


Tributes after tragic death of popular horseman on 66th birthday

27 May 2021
Tributes after tragic death of popular horseman on 66th birthday

Tributes after tragic death of popular horseman on 66th birthday

27 May 2021

Tributes have been paid to a popular member of Suffolk's racing community who died in a tragic accident on his 66th birthday.


Tributes to paid to Barney who 'had a heart the size of the universe'

26 May 2021
Tributes to paid to Barney who 'had a heart the size of the universe'

Tributes to paid to Barney who 'had a heart the size of the universe'

26 May 2021

Well-known jockeys have paid tribute to trainer, arch punter, and charity founder, Barney Curley, who died on Sunday aged 81.


Palace House’s hidden history as a haven for Jews fleeing the Nazis

24 May 2021
Palace House’s hidden history as a haven for Jews fleeing the Nazis

Palace House’s hidden history as a haven for Jews fleeing the Nazis

24 May 2021

More than 80 years ago, Newmarket's Palace House was a safe haven for Jewish families fleeing Nazi persecution in Germany.


'What struck me was his passion and love of the horse': Tributes paid to racing's Smokin' Joe

23 May 2021
'What struck me was his passion and love of the horse': Tributes paid to racing's Smokin' Joe

'What struck me was his passion and love of the horse': Tributes paid to racing's Smokin' Joe

23 May 2021

Suffolk's racing community has been remembering former jockey Joe Mercer, who has died aged 86.


Endurance athlete's marathon effort raises more than £200,000 for children's charity

22 May 2021
Endurance athlete's marathon effort raises more than £200,000 for children's charity

Endurance athlete's marathon effort raises more than £200,000 for children's charity

22 May 2021

A charity campaign led by a Guinness World Record holder has raised a staggering £225,000 to help care for children with brain tumours.


Mourners hear tribute to a ‘truly remarkable’ man

19 May 2021
Mourners hear tribute to a ‘truly remarkable’ man

Mourners hear tribute to a ‘truly remarkable’ man

19 May 2021

An invited congregation of 63 said their final farewell to benefactor Simon Gibson in the parish church where he had worshipped for 50 years.


Final farewell for benefactor Simon Gibson

19 May 2021
Final farewell for benefactor Simon Gibson

Final farewell for benefactor Simon Gibson

19 May 2021

Villagers and charity representatives are expected to turn out it force to say their final farewells to village benefactor Simon Gibson.


Hidden gem built to remember the lost love of a Duchess

17 May 2021
Hidden gem built to remember the lost love of a Duchess

Hidden gem built to remember the lost love of a Duchess

17 May 2021

St Agnes' is a beautiful church in the heart of a Suffolk town, Alison Hayes looks at its history and the infamous Duchess who built it.


Man, 34, took his own life at the cliffs near Beachy Head inquest told

14 May 2021
Man, 34, took his own life at the cliffs near Beachy Head inquest told

Man, 34, took his own life at the cliffs near Beachy Head inquest told

14 May 2021

An accountant whose body was found in the sea off the Sussex coast, had been struggling with work, an inquest heard yesterday.


Faults in apartment block ‘pose serious threat to life’

13 May 2021
Faults in apartment block ‘pose serious threat to life’

Faults in apartment block ‘pose serious threat to life’

13 May 2021

A block of flats has been deemed so dangerous a 24-hour fire patrol is in place to keep residents safe.


Tributes paid to popular former town councillor

13 May 2021
Tributes paid to popular former town councillor

Tributes paid to popular former town councillor

13 May 2021

Tributes have been paid to a popular former Suffolk town councillor, who died aged 60 in hospital, following a fall at his home.


'He will leave a large gap in the lives of many': Tributes paid to ‘quiet, humble’ benefactor

08 May 2021
'He will leave a large gap in the lives of many': Tributes paid to ‘quiet, humble’ benefactor

'He will leave a large gap in the lives of many': Tributes paid to ‘quiet, humble’ benefactor

08 May 2021

A benefactor who helped numerous good causes in his community has died aged 94.


'Finley the fighter': Couple praise 'outstanding' care after baby son born at 23 weeks

07 May 2021
'Finley the fighter': Couple praise 'outstanding' care after baby son born at 23 weeks

'Finley the fighter': Couple praise 'outstanding' care after baby son born at 23 weeks

07 May 2021

A couple say they will never forget the nursing staff who supported them when their baby son arrived after just 23 weeks and five days in the womb.


Organisers call time on popular fair

06 May 2021
Organisers call time on popular fair

Organisers call time on popular fair

06 May 2021

A popular country fair which drew thousands of visitors from all over the region has been held for the last time.


Food festival is set for a comeback

06 May 2021
Food festival is set for a comeback

Food festival is set for a comeback

06 May 2021

Iconic venue announced for return of town's food and drink festival.


Controversial housing plans still on the table, despite claims they had been dropped

02 May 2021
Controversial housing plans still on the table, despite claims they had been dropped

Controversial housing plans still on the table, despite claims they had been dropped

02 May 2021

Controversial plans to build 145 homes in a Suffolk town are still being considered, despite a councillor's claim parts had been dropped.


Racing legends named as first inductees in Hall of Fame

01 May 2021
Racing legends named as first inductees in Hall of Fame

Racing legends named as first inductees in Hall of Fame

01 May 2021

Racing legends Lester Piggott and Frankel have been named as the first two inductees in a new racing Hall of Fame.


From beginning to end: See town's new Aldi take shape over months

30 April 2021
From beginning to end: See town's new Aldi take shape over months

From beginning to end: See town's new Aldi take shape over months

30 April 2021

Construction work on a new Aldi store appears to be complete but the supermarket giant is keeping tight lipped about when it will open its doors.