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Thetford wrestler Ashleigh hoping for USA fame

31 May 2015
Thetford wrestler Ashleigh hoping for USA fame

Thetford wrestler Ashleigh hoping for USA fame

31 May 2015

A young Thetford wrestler is aiming for the big leagues after applying for a televised American competition.


Community group raises hundreds towards Lakenheath club’s renovation

21 May 2015
Community group raises hundreds towards Lakenheath club’s renovation

Community group raises hundreds towards Lakenheath club’s renovation

21 May 2015

The group behind a project to revamp the former Royal British Legion club in Lakenheath is celebrating a finanical boost from its VE Day celebration.


Mildenhall skipping clubs hopes to rope in funds for hall hire

17 May 2015
Mildenhall skipping clubs hopes to rope in funds for hall hire

Mildenhall skipping clubs hopes to rope in funds for hall hire

17 May 2015

A Mildenhall skipping club is kickstarting a fund-raising effort to hire out a new community facility in the town for its classes.


Thetford community groups raise £2,000 for charity’s scheme for homeless veterans

16 May 2015
Thetford community groups raise £2,000 for charity’s scheme for homeless veterans

Thetford community groups raise £2,000 for charity’s scheme for homeless veterans

16 May 2015

Two Thetford societies have given a huge boost to a regional military charity, raising more than £2,000 to help it kickstart a scheme for homeless veterans.


‘Popular’ Bury St Edmunds community figure and dedicated parent loses cancer battle

15 May 2015
‘Popular’ Bury St Edmunds community figure and dedicated parent loses cancer battle

‘Popular’ Bury St Edmunds community figure and dedicated parent loses cancer battle

15 May 2015

A ‘popular’ Bury St Edmunds community figure who spent four decades caring for foster children with his wife has been remembered by her as a ‘great man’.


Poundstretcher in Thetford must pay nearly £50k for ‘serious’ environmental health breaches

14 May 2015
Poundstretcher in Thetford must pay nearly £50k for ‘serious’ environmental health breaches

Poundstretcher in Thetford must pay nearly £50k for ‘serious’ environmental health breaches

14 May 2015

A discount retailer in Thetford previously labelled ‘filthy’ by health inspectors has been ordered to pay almost £50,000 for serious environmental legislation breaches.


Creative designs impress at Stowmarket High School exhibition

10 May 2015
Creative designs impress at Stowmarket High School exhibition

Creative designs impress at Stowmarket High School exhibition

10 May 2015

Innovation and originality were on display at an exhibition in a Stowmarket school this week, showcasing the designing talent of its students.


Parking problems hit plans to tranform Mildenhall pub into housing

09 May 2015
Parking problems hit plans to tranform Mildenhall pub into housing

Parking problems hit plans to tranform Mildenhall pub into housing

09 May 2015

Proposals to transform a former pub in Mildenhall town centre into affordable homes have received a mixed response from local authorities.


New arrivals at West Suffolk Hospital share princess’ birthday

09 May 2015
New arrivals at West Suffolk Hospital share princess’ birthday

New arrivals at West Suffolk Hospital share princess’ birthday

09 May 2015

While the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrated their daughter’s birth in London last Saturday, seven families welcomed their own new arrivals at West Suffolk Hospital.


Families refute ‘negative’ report of Mildenhall care home

08 May 2015
Families refute ‘negative’ report of Mildenhall care home

Families refute ‘negative’ report of Mildenhall care home

08 May 2015

The families of residents in a under fire Mildenhall care home have spoken out in its favour following another critical report from watchdogs.


Thetford remembers ‘wise and kind’ former mayor

08 May 2015
Thetford remembers ‘wise and kind’ former mayor

Thetford remembers ‘wise and kind’ former mayor

08 May 2015

Tributes have been paid to a communinty champion and former mayor of Thetford who passed away last Sunday.


American diner Zak’s cooking up a storm in Thetford

07 May 2015
American diner Zak’s cooking up a storm in Thetford

American diner Zak’s cooking up a storm in Thetford

07 May 2015

A new American diner is already cooking up a storm in Thetford, just weeks after opening.


Icklingham war veteran receives commendation from Russia 70 years after WWII’s end

04 May 2015
Icklingham war veteran receives commendation from Russia 70 years after WWII’s end

Icklingham war veteran receives commendation from Russia 70 years after WWII’s end

04 May 2015

As Europe marks 70 years since the end of World War Two, an Icklingham veteran has finally received a commendation from Russia for his work in one of the conflict’s most dangerous convoys.


First glimpse of Bury St Edmunds building’s reconstructed cupola

02 May 2015
First glimpse of Bury St Edmunds building’s reconstructed cupola

First glimpse of Bury St Edmunds building’s reconstructed cupola

02 May 2015

This is to be the crowning glory of an iconic Bury St Edmunds building, reconstructed after it was ravaged by fire.


Outrage in Christian community after ‘dangerous’ leaflets distributed at Bury hustings

01 May 2015
Outrage in Christian community after ‘dangerous’ leaflets distributed at Bury hustings

Outrage in Christian community after ‘dangerous’ leaflets distributed at Bury hustings

01 May 2015

Christians in Bury St Edmunds have expressed outrage after ‘dangerous’ leaflets condemning sex education for young children were distributed at a General Election hustings.


East Anglian singers raise £7k for charity in memory of Thetford member

30 April 2015
East Anglian singers raise £7k for charity in memory of Thetford member

East Anglian singers raise £7k for charity in memory of Thetford member

30 April 2015

A community of East Anglian singers has raised almost £7,000 for a regional charity which helped one of their members before her tragic death last year.


Christians get tough on candidates in Bury St Edmunds hustings

30 April 2015
Christians get tough on candidates in Bury St Edmunds hustings

Christians get tough on candidates in Bury St Edmunds hustings

30 April 2015

The gloves were off last Friday night as Bury St Edmunds’ Parliamentary candidates faced a mixture of well-worn and fresh questions at a hustings hosted by a Christian group.


Mildenhall classmates organise school reunion for charities

27 April 2015
Mildenhall classmates organise school reunion for charities

Mildenhall classmates organise school reunion for charities

27 April 2015

After a quarter of a century out of the classroom, four Mildenhall school friends are attempting to reuinte their class with a charity fund-raising event.


Group which saved Lakenheath’s Royal British Legion calls for support

26 April 2015
Group which saved Lakenheath’s Royal British Legion calls for support

Group which saved Lakenheath’s Royal British Legion calls for support

26 April 2015

The group which gave the Royal British Legion Club in Lakenheath a new lease of life is appealing for support to ambitiously renovate the centre.


Mum Carly riding to support son’s Bury St Edmunds school

25 April 2015
Mum Carly riding to support son’s Bury St Edmunds school

Mum Carly riding to support son’s Bury St Edmunds school

25 April 2015

A Brandon mum is getting on her bike to raise money for a special needs school which has greatly helped her autistic son.