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Novelty teapot company thrives over lockdown with orders from across the globe

08 March 2021
Novelty teapot company thrives over lockdown with orders from across the globe

Novelty teapot company thrives over lockdown with orders from across the globe

08 March 2021

A company which makes handmade novelty teapots has seen a boom in sales during lockdown.


Hospital diagnosis backlogs to take months to get back on track

06 March 2021
Hospital diagnosis backlogs to take months to get back on track

Hospital diagnosis backlogs to take months to get back on track

06 March 2021

The hospital's chief operating officer spoke about backlogs in cancer diagnosis at a board meeting last week.


Book shop given whale window painting from illustrator

05 March 2021
Book shop given whale window painting from illustrator

Book shop given whale window painting from illustrator

05 March 2021

A bookshop owner has let an illustrator have a whale of time on the store's window to celebrate a new book about plastic waste in our oceans.


Child bitten by dog in village forest

05 March 2021
Child bitten by dog in village forest

Child bitten by dog in village forest

05 March 2021

Police are appealing for witnesses after a dog jumped up at a child and bit them.


Man sentenced after causing death by dangerous driving

04 March 2021
Man sentenced after causing death by dangerous driving

Man sentenced after causing death by dangerous driving

04 March 2021

A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to prison after causing death by dangerous driving at speeds of around 100mph.


Man jailed for dealing cocaine

04 March 2021
Man jailed for dealing cocaine

Man jailed for dealing cocaine

04 March 2021

The man was jailed for three years on Tuesday for supplying Class A and Class B drugs.


Town's housing development plans deferred

04 March 2021
Town's housing development plans deferred

Town's housing development plans deferred

04 March 2021

Proposals to increase the number of homes planned have been deferred so that options for a play area can be assessed.


Canada calls for amputee walkers after virtual trek

02 March 2021
Canada calls for amputee walkers after virtual trek

Canada calls for amputee walkers after virtual trek

02 March 2021

Two best friends who are both leg amputees and taken on a virtual walking challenge have been offered a chance to visit one of their walks in Canada.


How a town social enterprise has adapted to let the music play on

28 February 2021
How a town social enterprise has adapted to let the music play on

How a town social enterprise has adapted to let the music play on

28 February 2021

A music mentoring enterprise for challenged young people has used the three lockdowns to change the way it will work in the future.


Garden centre's Mother's Day competition hit by scammers

27 February 2021
Garden centre's Mother's Day competition hit by scammers

Garden centre's Mother's Day competition hit by scammers

27 February 2021

The general manager said he was shocked after its online Mother’s Day competition was targeted by scammers just three hours after going live.


Sixth form centre build reaches completion

26 February 2021
Sixth form centre build reaches completion

Sixth form centre build reaches completion

26 February 2021

Work on a new sixth form centre at a village high school, with just under £3million worth of funding, has been completed this month.


West Suffolk Hospitals get free online entertainment services

26 February 2021
West Suffolk Hospitals get free online entertainment services

West Suffolk Hospitals get free online entertainment services

26 February 2021

Patients at West Suffolk Hospitals now have access to a wider range of free entertainment services to make their stay more comfortable.


Hostility over budget and tax rises at full council meeting

25 February 2021
Hostility over budget and tax rises at full council meeting

Hostility over budget and tax rises at full council meeting

25 February 2021

Councillors clashed on Tuesday night as budget and tax setting for 2021/22 were approved.


Couple to plan honeymoon of their dreams thanks to £30,000 win

24 February 2021
Couple to plan honeymoon of their dreams thanks to £30,000 win

Couple to plan honeymoon of their dreams thanks to £30,000 win

24 February 2021

A pair of childhood sweethearts were among three neighbours who scooped a combined total of £90,000 in the Postcode Lottery.


Fundraising woman surprised with 'card of gratitude' from Lord Lieutenant for 'outstanding service to community'

24 February 2021
Fundraising woman surprised with 'card of gratitude' from Lord Lieutenant for 'outstanding service to community'

Fundraising woman surprised with 'card of gratitude' from Lord Lieutenant for 'outstanding service to community'

24 February 2021

A fund-raiser was surprised by her daughter with a card of gratitude from the Lord Lieutenant for her ‘outstanding service to the community’.


Pair of motorbikes taken from garage in village burglary

22 February 2021
Pair of motorbikes taken from garage in village burglary

Pair of motorbikes taken from garage in village burglary

22 February 2021

A pair of motorbikes have been taken and police are hoping someone can help trace their whereabouts.


Great Pottery Throw Down contestant leaves after rollercoaster of a show

21 February 2021
Great Pottery Throw Down contestant leaves after rollercoaster of a show

Great Pottery Throw Down contestant leaves after rollercoaster of a show

21 February 2021

A Suffolk potter's dream of making it to the next round of the Great Pottery Throw Down have been dashed after a up and down episode for him.


Keepers see increases at zoos after annual animal stocktake

21 February 2021
Keepers see increases at zoos after annual animal stocktake

Keepers see increases at zoos after annual animal stocktake

21 February 2021

Keepers at two of the region’s top zoos have found an increase in animal species.


Book in your jab NHS urges people aged 65 to 69

21 February 2021
Book in your jab NHS urges people aged 65 to 69

Book in your jab NHS urges people aged 65 to 69

21 February 2021

64-year-olds are to be called up this week for their vaccinations and 65 to 69-year-olds are being urged to take up their jab invitations too.


Firefighters help man and extinguish village house fire

21 February 2021
Firefighters help man and extinguish village house fire

Firefighters help man and extinguish village house fire

21 February 2021

Two fire crews were called to a 'heavily smoke logged' property fire earlier this morning.