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Kevin Hurst is a trainee reporter on the Bury Free Press and Suffolk News and has been with the company for more than five years.

Boy 'took photos' of girls in leisure centre changing room

07 December 2021
Boy 'took photos' of girls in leisure centre changing room

Boy 'took photos' of girls in leisure centre changing room

07 December 2021

Police are appealing for witnesses after a boy reportedly took photos of girls who were getting changed in a leisure centre.


Popular venue goes nuclear as new escape room opens

07 December 2021
Popular venue goes nuclear as new escape room opens

Popular venue goes nuclear as new escape room opens

07 December 2021

Visitors to a new escape room will be trying to avert a nuclear disaster before their time runs out.


Town firefighters presented with portraits to say thank you

03 December 2021
Town firefighters presented with portraits to say thank you

Town firefighters presented with portraits to say thank you

03 December 2021

Some of a town's firefighters have been recognised for their bravery and hard work protecting the community.


Podcast: Drug dealing pensioner caught with cocaine in car is jailed

02 December 2021
Podcast: Drug dealing pensioner caught with cocaine in car is jailed

Podcast: Drug dealing pensioner caught with cocaine in car is jailed

02 December 2021

In today's podcast we hear about a 67-year-old who was caught with 2kg of drugs in his car after a search.


Roadworks in six Suffolk towns you may want to avoid

02 December 2021
Roadworks in six Suffolk towns you may want to avoid

Roadworks in six Suffolk towns you may want to avoid

02 December 2021

Here are some of the roadworks, road closures and diversions that could cause some Suffolk drivers delays.


Town's sold-out Santa experience releases 500 extra tickets

01 December 2021
Town's sold-out Santa experience releases 500 extra tickets

Town's sold-out Santa experience releases 500 extra tickets

01 December 2021

A town's Father Christmas event has announced that extra tickets have been made available today.


Appeal for potential 'key witness' in village attempted sexual assault investigation

01 December 2021
Appeal for potential 'key witness' in village attempted sexual assault investigation

Appeal for potential 'key witness' in village attempted sexual assault investigation

01 December 2021

The hunt for a man who attempted to sexually assault a jogger continues as police would like to hear from a 'key witness' who may be able to help.


Town art exhibition gives donation to men's mental health charity

30 November 2021
Town art exhibition gives donation to men's mental health charity

Town art exhibition gives donation to men's mental health charity

30 November 2021

A Suffolk support group for dads, carers and father-figures has been given around £7,500 following an art exhibition's card sales.


'I knew I had reached a point where looking after him was beyond my capability'

30 November 2021
'I knew I had reached a point where looking after him was beyond my capability'

'I knew I had reached a point where looking after him was beyond my capability'

30 November 2021

A bereaved mum who lost her 11-year-old son has called on Suffolk to support a hospice's Christmas challenge.


New name for Mid Suffolk's most popular free attraction is revealed

29 November 2021
New name for Mid Suffolk's most popular free attraction is revealed

New name for Mid Suffolk's most popular free attraction is revealed

29 November 2021

Councillors marked a ‘topping out’ ceremony of a new café and visitor centre by announcing its name following a public vote.


Man could face prison for attack on former partner after guilty plea

29 November 2021
Man could face prison for attack on former partner after guilty plea

Man could face prison for attack on former partner after guilty plea

29 November 2021

A man has been told he could potentially face jail time after admitting attacking his former partner at her Kennett home.


Handbag theft prompts police warning on car security

29 November 2021
Handbag theft prompts police warning on car security

Handbag theft prompts police warning on car security

29 November 2021

Motorists are being reminded to ensure their vehicles are locked after a handbag was stolen from the rear seat of a car.


Town man charged with possession of a weapon during police crackdown on knife crime

29 November 2021
Town man charged with possession of a weapon during police crackdown on knife crime

Town man charged with possession of a weapon during police crackdown on knife crime

29 November 2021

The force arrested 14 people and charged three during a week of action to tackle knife crime.


Footage of a large amount of fire crews seen at town factory site

27 November 2021
Footage of a large amount of fire crews seen at town factory site

Footage of a large amount of fire crews seen at town factory site

27 November 2021

A large fire service presence has been spotted at a large town factory tonight.


Town's Santa experience which has sold out opens its doors

27 November 2021
Town's Santa experience which has sold out opens its doors

Town's Santa experience which has sold out opens its doors

27 November 2021

The Bury Santa Experience has been launched, with more than 2,000 children's tickets bought for the sold-out event.


Beer and cider festival gives to good causes and announces 30th anniversary details

26 November 2021
Beer and cider festival gives to good causes and announces 30th anniversary details

Beer and cider festival gives to good causes and announces 30th anniversary details

26 November 2021

Organisers of the record-breaking festival give a share of £30,000 to charities and good causes and announce details for next year's special event.


Town-born author returns to her roots with new wildlife book

25 November 2021
Town-born author returns to her roots with new wildlife book

Town-born author returns to her roots with new wildlife book

25 November 2021

A journalist, blogger and wildlife campaigner is returning home on Saturday with her new book.


Podcast: Rats invade estate and explorer does Amazon first

25 November 2021
Podcast: Rats invade estate and explorer does Amazon first

Podcast: Rats invade estate and explorer does Amazon first

25 November 2021

In today's podcast, residents complain about rats and an explorer completes an uncharted 253-mile trek.


Town parents start community youth project after attack on daughter

25 November 2021
Town parents start community youth project after attack on daughter

Town parents start community youth project after attack on daughter

25 November 2021

A couple whose 12-year-old daughter was videoed being attacked by bullies have set up a community project creating a safe place for children.


Roadworks in five Suffolk towns you may want to avoid

25 November 2021
Roadworks in five Suffolk towns you may want to avoid

Roadworks in five Suffolk towns you may want to avoid

25 November 2021

Here are some of the roadworks, road closures and diversions that could cause some Suffolk drivers delays.