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Craig Bradshaw is a reporter for both the Newmarket Journal and Suffolk News. Craig began his career after an Essex University course on the Bury Free Press and the Diss Express.

Vaccination campaigners protest on roundabout

23 November 2021
Vaccination campaigners protest on roundabout

Vaccination campaigners protest on roundabout

23 November 2021

A group of campaigners has been protesting against the government's policy on vaccinations on a roundabout.


Trial of man accused of attacking former partner delayed due to judge's illness

22 November 2021
Trial of man accused of attacking former partner delayed due to judge's illness

Trial of man accused of attacking former partner delayed due to judge's illness

22 November 2021

The trial of a man accused of assaulting his former partner has been delayed until November 29.


Man tried to smother partner with pillow, court told

16 November 2021
Man tried to smother partner with pillow, court told

Man tried to smother partner with pillow, court told

16 November 2021

A court has heard how a man allegedly attacked his partner in her home as she slept with their baby daughter asleep in a cot beside her.


Developer denies charges relating to building works at flats

15 November 2021
Developer denies charges relating to building works at flats

Developer denies charges relating to building works at flats

15 November 2021

A developer has denied a string of charges relating to building works and false completion certificates at Ipswich Crown Court.


Popular nightclub which shut in 2014 to return for one night of nostalgia

13 November 2021
Popular nightclub which shut in 2014 to return for one night of nostalgia

Popular nightclub which shut in 2014 to return for one night of nostalgia

13 November 2021

A well known former nightclub is to be resurrected for a night of nostalgic reunions in a Suffolk town.


Boy, 9, follows record-breaker's fund-raising footsteps with daily runs

10 November 2021
Boy, 9, follows record-breaker's fund-raising footsteps with daily runs

Boy, 9, follows record-breaker's fund-raising footsteps with daily runs

10 November 2021

A boy is running 3km every day throughout November to raise money for charity after taking inspiration from a record-breaker.


Disqualified driver jailed after being caught behind wheel hours after ban

09 November 2021
Disqualified driver jailed after being caught behind wheel hours after ban

Disqualified driver jailed after being caught behind wheel hours after ban

09 November 2021

A man has been jailed for 12 weeks after being caught driving on the same day magistrates disqualified him from driving.


Dispersal order after Halloween displays damaged

01 November 2021
Dispersal order after Halloween displays damaged

Dispersal order after Halloween displays damaged

01 November 2021

Police put a dispersal order in place yesterday after a large group of youths damaged Halloween displays amid anti-social behaviour and disorder.


School celebrates its 25th year

24 October 2021
School celebrates its 25th year

School celebrates its 25th year

24 October 2021

A school’s teachers and pupils have taken part in a series of activities to mark 25 years since it opened.


Hundreds voice fears over huge solar farm

21 October 2021
Hundreds voice fears over huge solar farm

Hundreds voice fears over huge solar farm

21 October 2021

More than 250 people have gathered to oppose one of the largest solar farms in Europe.


Ex-jockey punched and repeatedly kicked girlfriend, court told

19 October 2021
Ex-jockey punched and repeatedly kicked girlfriend, court told

Ex-jockey punched and repeatedly kicked girlfriend, court told

19 October 2021

A former jockey has been found guilty of attacking his ex-girlfriend in her Suffolk home, where he knocked her to the floor and repeatedly kicked her.


Restaurant celebrates 10 years of thriving trade in town centre

16 October 2021
Restaurant celebrates 10 years of thriving trade in town centre

Restaurant celebrates 10 years of thriving trade in town centre

16 October 2021

A restaurant is celebrating 10 years since it opened its doors through support of a business initiative launched by Newmarket Retailers Association.


Church’s final fund-raising push for renovation project

14 October 2021
Church’s final fund-raising push for renovation project

Church’s final fund-raising push for renovation project

14 October 2021

A church is making an appeal to help it begin phase one of an extensive renovation project.


Woman’s anger over hike in insurance costs due to flood fears

14 October 2021
Woman’s anger over hike in insurance costs due to flood fears

Woman’s anger over hike in insurance costs due to flood fears

14 October 2021

People who live near flood risk areas are being faced with significant price increases when attempting to buy home insurance, a resident has found.


Finding saints and stories beneath the surface of this rarest of habitats

07 October 2021
Finding saints and stories beneath the surface of this rarest of habitats

Finding saints and stories beneath the surface of this rarest of habitats

07 October 2021

Tracing a lucid web of mottled white, silken strands of our region’s chalk stream network have riven the soil for thousands of years.


Fire breaks out at concrete plant

06 October 2021
Fire breaks out at concrete plant

Fire breaks out at concrete plant

06 October 2021

A man is being treated by the ambulance service as six fire crews attend a concrete plant fire.


Duo smash the ‘handcuff-run’ record by hour

06 October 2021
Duo smash the ‘handcuff-run’ record by hour

Duo smash the ‘handcuff-run’ record by hour

06 October 2021

The handcuff-run record has been surpassed by a fantastic fund-raising duo at the London Marathon.


Chess club relaunches

06 October 2021
Chess club relaunches

Chess club relaunches

06 October 2021

A formerly thriving chess club is relaunching and recruiting as it looks to return to league action.


Great British Bake Off star on tour

04 October 2021
Great British Bake Off star on tour

Great British Bake Off star on tour

04 October 2021

Great British Bake Off star Paul Hollywood to visit Suffolk as part of a live tour next year.


Fire on primary school roof

03 October 2021
Fire on primary school roof

Fire on primary school roof

03 October 2021

Fire crews have attended and dealt with a fire on the roof of a primary school.