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Bury St Edmunds gallery could be on the move

20 February 2015
Bury St Edmunds gallery could be on the move

Bury St Edmunds gallery could be on the move

20 February 2015

An art gallery in Bury St Edmunds threatened with losing all its council funding in the next two years is setting its sights on a new home.


Mildenhall charity shop’s generous bridal donation

20 February 2015
Mildenhall charity shop’s generous bridal donation

Mildenhall charity shop’s generous bridal donation

20 February 2015

Looking for the perfect outfit for your wedding day? A Mildenhall charity shop may be able to help, following a staggering donation of stock from a local bridal boutique.


Red Lodge Parish Council set to take over reopened play area

20 February 2015
Red Lodge Parish Council set to take over reopened play area

Red Lodge Parish Council set to take over reopened play area

20 February 2015

Residents in Red Lodge are celebrating the reopening of a ‘greatly missed’ playground as parish councillors prepare to take its maintenance into their own hands.


East Anglian mental health trust in special measures following critical report

19 February 2015
East Anglian mental health trust in special measures following critical report

East Anglian mental health trust in special measures following critical report

19 February 2015

An under-fire mental health trust operating in Norfolk and Suffolk has been placed into special measures following a critical report from watchdogs.


Short-staffed blood test clinic at West Suffolk Hospital ‘bursting at the seams’

16 February 2015
Short-staffed blood test clinic at West Suffolk Hospital ‘bursting at the seams’

Short-staffed blood test clinic at West Suffolk Hospital ‘bursting at the seams’

16 February 2015

Dozens of patients have been forced to queue for hours at a time for blood tests at West Suffolk Hospital due to a staff shortage.


Thetford mother’s enterprise encourages generosity among hundreds

13 February 2015
Thetford mother’s enterprise encourages generosity among hundreds

Thetford mother’s enterprise encourages generosity among hundreds

13 February 2015

A generous Thetford mother is helping those in need in her community by collecting people’s unwanted items - and giving them away for free.


Forest Heath residents must ‘play their part’ as council prepares for £1.1m cuts

10 February 2015
Forest Heath residents must ‘play their part’ as council prepares for £1.1m cuts

Forest Heath residents must ‘play their part’ as council prepares for £1.1m cuts

10 February 2015

Forest Heath’s residents are being encouraged to be more ‘self-reliant’ as the district council prepares to make £1.1 million of cuts next year.


West Suffolk schools achieve piece of £6 million Government fund to improve schools

09 February 2015
West Suffolk schools achieve piece of £6 million Government fund to improve schools

West Suffolk schools achieve piece of £6 million Government fund to improve schools

09 February 2015

A number of schools in West Suffolk have been successful in their bids for a slice of £6 millon of Government funding to rebuild and improve the country’s schools.


Thetford stallion keeper Ron is riding to award success

07 February 2015
Thetford stallion keeper Ron is riding to award success

Thetford stallion keeper Ron is riding to award success

07 February 2015

From humble beginnings as a stable-hand more than 40 years ago, a Thetford stallion keeper has made it to the final three in a prestigious national equestrian competition.


Mildenhall entrepreneurs’ efforts pay off

06 February 2015
Mildenhall entrepreneurs’ efforts pay off

Mildenhall entrepreneurs’ efforts pay off

06 February 2015

Two entrepreneurs who took a ‘leap of faith’ to come off benefits and start their own company have achieved their goal in just one year.


St Edmundsbury Borough Council prepares for £1.5 million spending cuts

06 February 2015
St Edmundsbury Borough Council prepares for £1.5 million spending cuts

St Edmundsbury Borough Council prepares for £1.5 million spending cuts

06 February 2015

Councillors in Bury St Edmunds have released more detailed plans to plug a £1.5 million budget gap in 2015/16.


Threat of special measures for ‘inadequate’ East Anglian healthcare trust

04 February 2015
Threat of special measures for ‘inadequate’ East Anglian healthcare trust

Threat of special measures for ‘inadequate’ East Anglian healthcare trust

04 February 2015

An under-fire mental health trust is being threatened with special measures after healthcare watchdogs found serious failings in patient safety and staff morale.


Tide turning for Thetford Army veteran as sailing helps combat stress

01 February 2015
Tide turning for Thetford Army veteran as sailing helps combat stress

Tide turning for Thetford Army veteran as sailing helps combat stress

01 February 2015

An army veteran from Thetford struggling with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has found solace in a former hobby - sailing.


Red Lodge photographer wins award from prestigious European organisation

01 February 2015
Red Lodge photographer wins award from prestigious European organisation

Red Lodge photographer wins award from prestigious European organisation

01 February 2015

A freelance photographer from Red Lodge has been recognised for his contribution to the industry - snapping up an award from a prestigious European organisation.


Mildenhall charity founder Kate is Tesco’s Enterprise Mum of the year

31 January 2015
Mildenhall charity founder Kate is Tesco’s Enterprise Mum of the year

Mildenhall charity founder Kate is Tesco’s Enterprise Mum of the year

31 January 2015

A Mildenhall grandmother who set up a charity to help disadvantaged young people and adults has been honoured with a national award.


Shared military and civilian use of RAF Mildenhall not ruled out

30 January 2015
Shared military and civilian use of RAF Mildenhall not ruled out

Shared military and civilian use of RAF Mildenhall not ruled out

30 January 2015

A shared military and civilian use for the soon-to-close RAF Mildenhall could be on the cards, a Government action group meeting has heard.


Community ‘devastated’ after beloved cat is run over in Bury St Edmunds

30 January 2015
Community ‘devastated’ after beloved cat is run over in Bury St Edmunds

Community ‘devastated’ after beloved cat is run over in Bury St Edmunds

30 January 2015

The death of a beloved cat in Bury St Edmunds who ‘captured the hearts’ of residents has caused widespread grief on his home estate.


Neighbours rally to help Brandon pensioner living in unheated home for almost two months

30 January 2015
Neighbours rally to help Brandon pensioner living in unheated home for almost two months

Neighbours rally to help Brandon pensioner living in unheated home for almost two months

30 January 2015

A community is rallying to help a Brandon pensioner who has been living in the cold for seven weeks - after a housing association cut off his heating.


Undisclosed fault leaves residents in hamlet near Bury St Edmunds without phone line

30 January 2015
Undisclosed fault leaves residents in hamlet near Bury St Edmunds without phone line

Undisclosed fault leaves residents in hamlet near Bury St Edmunds without phone line

30 January 2015

A 93-year-old man has been left without a phone or internet connection after his line was spontaneously disconnected.


Former RAF Mildenhall explosives storage site up for sale

29 January 2015
Former RAF Mildenhall explosives storage site up for sale

Former RAF Mildenhall explosives storage site up for sale

29 January 2015

For anyone who dreams of owning a piece of military history in the Suffolk countryside, the perfect property has just come on the market.