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Barry Peters is editor of Suffolk News. He has been Group Editor of Bury Free Press, Newmarket Journal, Haverhill Echo, Suffolk Free Press and Diss Express for more than 20 years.

Make it a pie or a pint and help the hospitality sector bounce back

18 September 2021
Make it a pie or a pint and help the hospitality sector bounce back

Make it a pie or a pint and help the hospitality sector bounce back

18 September 2021

You can help the troubled hospitality sector to rise again after the ravages of Covid.


Get ready for National Hospitality Day

01 September 2021
Get ready for National Hospitality Day

Get ready for National Hospitality Day

01 September 2021

Pubs, cafés, restaurants and hotels are set to unite for a special day to celebrate an industry under pressure.


Stunning barn-conversion on Suffolk border makes dream family home for less than you think

11 August 2021
Stunning barn-conversion on Suffolk border makes dream family home for less than you think

Stunning barn-conversion on Suffolk border makes dream family home for less than you think

11 August 2021

Country barns can offer space, charm and luxury galore - and this one could easily be your forever home.


Man suffers head injury in Suffolk market town assault

08 August 2021
Man suffers head injury in Suffolk market town assault

Man suffers head injury in Suffolk market town assault

08 August 2021

A man has been assaulted in a Suffolk market town, suffering a head injury.


Your questions answered about this week's Suffolk A-level and GCSE results

08 August 2021
Your questions answered about this week's Suffolk A-level and GCSE results

Your questions answered about this week's Suffolk A-level and GCSE results

08 August 2021

It's exam results week - here's our essential guide for parents and students


Seven pictures of the Orwell Bridge which show its strange beauty

08 August 2021
Seven pictures of the Orwell Bridge which show its strange beauty

Seven pictures of the Orwell Bridge which show its strange beauty

08 August 2021

You can't miss it - maybe you use it every day - but how beautiful is the Orwell Bridge!


A14 and Orwell Bridge reopens as man is arrested for 'public nuisance' offence

07 August 2021
A14 and Orwell Bridge reopens as man is arrested for 'public nuisance' offence

A14 and Orwell Bridge reopens as man is arrested for 'public nuisance' offence

07 August 2021

The A14 at the Orwell Bridge is now open again after a five-hour closure.


Ed Sheeran given No 17 shirt by Ipswich Town

07 August 2021
Ed Sheeran given No 17 shirt by Ipswich Town

Ed Sheeran given No 17 shirt by Ipswich Town

07 August 2021

Suffolk's Ed Sheeran has been given the ultimate honour - an official Ipswich Town shirt for the season


12 films you can watch in this beautiful Suffolk outdoor setting this summer

06 August 2021
12 films you can watch in this beautiful Suffolk outdoor setting this summer

12 films you can watch in this beautiful Suffolk outdoor setting this summer

06 August 2021

Here's the perfect place to take yourself - or you and the kids - for a summer treat: Pictures in the Park!


This stunning property could be yours for £900,000

04 August 2021
This stunning property could be yours for £900,000

This stunning property could be yours for £900,000

04 August 2021

Take a look inside this stunning property, located in a beautiful Suffolk village, which is on the market for £895,000.


Police appeal for help after wallet containing £1k is stolen

25 June 2021
Police appeal for help after wallet containing £1k is stolen

Police appeal for help after wallet containing £1k is stolen

25 June 2021

Can you help police to track two people from CCTV who they want to talk to?


Hospital's maternity services improving - but inspectors say further work is required

24 June 2021
Hospital's maternity services improving - but inspectors say further work is required

Hospital's maternity services improving - but inspectors say further work is required

24 June 2021

Inspectors say maternity services at one Suffolk hospital need improvements - despite some progress.


Tennis world unites in memory of ex-British No1 from Suffolk

24 June 2021
Tennis world unites in memory of ex-British No1 from Suffolk

Tennis world unites in memory of ex-British No1 from Suffolk

24 June 2021

A global, online, auction created in memory of former British number one tennis player Elena Baltacha will take place in November.


Man jailed for Suffolk drug offences

18 June 2021
Man jailed for Suffolk drug offences

Man jailed for Suffolk drug offences

18 June 2021

A drug dealer has been locked up for more than three years.


Feeling hot, hot, hot? Get set for 30 degrees later on in Suffolk

16 June 2021
Feeling hot, hot, hot? Get set for 30 degrees later on in Suffolk

Feeling hot, hot, hot? Get set for 30 degrees later on in Suffolk

16 June 2021

Get set for what could be the hottest day of 2021 as temperatures are set to rise to 30 degrees.


Police on hunt for missing 13-year-old Suffolk girl

06 June 2021
Police on hunt for missing 13-year-old Suffolk girl

Police on hunt for missing 13-year-old Suffolk girl

06 June 2021

Police are appealing for help in tracking a missing 13-year-old Suffolk girl.


Police inquiries continue after blood found in Suffolk town centre

06 June 2021
Police inquiries continue after blood found in Suffolk town centre

Police inquiries continue after blood found in Suffolk town centre

06 June 2021

A police search for an injured man has concluded after blood was discovered near the Sainsbury supermarket in a Suffolk town.


West Suffolk MP Hancock says there are 'plenty of good reasons' for Covid jabs for kids

06 June 2021
West Suffolk MP Hancock says there are 'plenty of good reasons' for Covid jabs for kids

West Suffolk MP Hancock says there are 'plenty of good reasons' for Covid jabs for kids

06 June 2021

West Suffolk MP Matt Hancock has today spoken of 'good reasons' to vaccinate kids


Raiders strike Suffolk newsagents

06 June 2021
Raiders strike Suffolk newsagents

Raiders strike Suffolk newsagents

06 June 2021

Raiders sprayed a liquid in the faces of staff at a Suffolk newsagent this morning before escaping with cash.


Updated: MADE IT! Massive transformer completes journey to Burwell from coast

06 June 2021
Updated: MADE IT! Massive transformer completes journey to Burwell from coast

Updated: MADE IT! Massive transformer completes journey to Burwell from coast

06 June 2021

The massive, abnormal load which travelled at just 12MPH along the A14 across Suffolk has reached its destination.