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Supermarket staff to star in Channel 5 documentary

16 June 2021
Supermarket staff to star in Channel 5 documentary

Supermarket staff to star in Channel 5 documentary

16 June 2021

Staff from a Suffolk Tesco store have taken a starring role in a prime-time television documentary series about the business.


Council backs proposals to improve town's much used footpath

14 June 2021
Council backs proposals to improve town's much used footpath

Council backs proposals to improve town's much used footpath

14 June 2021

A community project has been launched in a bid to improve and rejuvenate a well used town footpath.


The society wedding which united two racing dynasties

13 June 2021
The society wedding which united two racing dynasties

The society wedding which united two racing dynasties

13 June 2021

It may have been taken more than a century ago but this photograph still has a remarkable horseracing story to tell.


Renewed calls for licensing of properties after stabbing

10 June 2021
Renewed calls for licensing of properties after stabbing

Renewed calls for licensing of properties after stabbing

10 June 2021

A council is being urged to control the use of short stay rental properties after a teenager was stabbed twice at a house.


Frankie Dettori and fellow jockeys carry coffin at funeral of legendary punter and trainer

08 June 2021
Frankie Dettori and fellow jockeys carry coffin at funeral of legendary punter and trainer

Frankie Dettori and fellow jockeys carry coffin at funeral of legendary punter and trainer

08 June 2021

Jockeys Frankie Dettori, Jamie Spencer, Tom Queally, and Shane Kelly carried the coffin of Barney Curley, at his funeral service today.


Tributes to club chairman who secured its future

04 June 2021
Tributes to club chairman who secured its future

Tributes to club chairman who secured its future

04 June 2021

Tributes have been paid to a former chairman of Suffolk town's football club credited with helping to secure its future.


Renewed calls on safety after horse is hurt in crash

03 June 2021
Renewed calls on safety after horse is hurt in crash

Renewed calls on safety after horse is hurt in crash

03 June 2021

A crash which left a driver traumatised, a racehorse injured, and a car damaged, has increased calls for safety measures to be implemented.


Rosie launches online petition to make roads safer for horses and riders

01 June 2021
Rosie launches online petition to make roads safer for horses and riders

Rosie launches online petition to make roads safer for horses and riders

01 June 2021

A woman has collected more than 13,500 signatures on a petition in her fight to try and end the dangers faced by horse riders on the road.


Scholarship could be dream come true for riders

31 May 2021
Scholarship could be dream come true for riders

Scholarship could be dream come true for riders

31 May 2021

The British Racing School is to play a pivotal part in a new initiative to help riders from under-represented communities to get into racing.


Council seeks views on whether policy to prevent anti-social behaviour should continue

29 May 2021
Council seeks views on whether policy to prevent anti-social behaviour should continue

Council seeks views on whether policy to prevent anti-social behaviour should continue

29 May 2021

A council is considering whether a licensing policy aimed at preventing anti-social behaviour in the centre of a Suffolk town should continue


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.