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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.

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.


Man admits manslaughter after fatal stabbing

19 November 2021
Man admits manslaughter after fatal stabbing

Man admits manslaughter after fatal stabbing

19 November 2021

A 19-year-old man has admitted manslaughter following the fatal stabbing of a man.


Christmas countdown begins as town's Christmas lights event opens

18 November 2021
Christmas countdown begins as town's Christmas lights event opens

Christmas countdown begins as town's Christmas lights event opens

18 November 2021

Fairground rides, stilt walkers and Father Christmas himself were at the opening of a town's festive lights event today.


Muntjac put down after railings rescue attempt

18 November 2021
Muntjac put down after railings rescue attempt

Muntjac put down after railings rescue attempt

18 November 2021

A Muntjac deer who became trapped in railings yesterday has been put down, Suffolk Rural, Wildlife and Heritage Policing Team has confirmed.


Roadworks in eight Suffolk towns you may want to avoid

18 November 2021
Roadworks in eight Suffolk towns you may want to avoid

Roadworks in eight Suffolk towns you may want to avoid

18 November 2021

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


Town's winter beer festival is launched

17 November 2021
Town's winter beer festival is launched

Town's winter beer festival is launched

17 November 2021

The town's Constitutional Club and a branch of the Campaign for Real Ale (Camra) have teamed to host the town's first annual winter beer festival.


Hospice announces appointment of new chief executive

17 November 2021
Hospice announces appointment of new chief executive

Hospice announces appointment of new chief executive

17 November 2021

The new chief executive for St Nicholas Hospice Care has been announced.


Cathedral service to remember homeless lives lost during pandemic

17 November 2021
Cathedral service to remember homeless lives lost during pandemic

Cathedral service to remember homeless lives lost during pandemic

17 November 2021

A service to remember the lives of nine homeless people who died during the pandemic will be taken on Saturday.


Councillor calls for rethink after halt to village bus service

17 November 2021
Councillor calls for rethink after halt to village bus service

Councillor calls for rethink after halt to village bus service

17 November 2021

A Suffolk councillor has called on a bus company to help villagers who he says have been ‘abandoned’ after it halted its service due to roadworks.


Tower crane to come down as major town development is on track

16 November 2021
Tower crane to come down as major town development is on track

Tower crane to come down as major town development is on track

16 November 2021

An 18-metre high crane which has dominated a town skyline since April is scheduled to be dismantled next week.


Trial of five people accused of stabbing to death man in town starts

16 November 2021
Trial of five people accused of stabbing to death man in town starts

Trial of five people accused of stabbing to death man in town starts

16 November 2021

A trial of five people accused of murdering a man who was stabbed to death has begun.


Britain's Got Talent finalist James set for magical show return

14 November 2021
Britain's Got Talent finalist James set for magical show return

Britain's Got Talent finalist James set for magical show return

14 November 2021

A performer and Britain’s Got Talent finalist is bringing magic back to town with a show which will include the only magician to win the competition.


Man is bailed after arrest in connection with attempted sexual assault in Suffolk

13 November 2021
Man is bailed after arrest in connection with attempted sexual assault in Suffolk

Man is bailed after arrest in connection with attempted sexual assault in Suffolk

13 November 2021

A man arrested in connection with the attempted sexual assault of woman earlier this week has been released on police bail.


Parish Council and Women's Institute say goodbye to 'True friend'

12 November 2021
Parish Council and Women's Institute say goodbye to 'True friend'

Parish Council and Women's Institute say goodbye to 'True friend'

12 November 2021

A Women’s Institute hosted a parish council’s farewell at its pop up coffee shop.


RAF station remembers fallen at memorial service and garden wreath laying

12 November 2021
RAF station remembers fallen at memorial service and garden wreath laying

RAF station remembers fallen at memorial service and garden wreath laying

12 November 2021

Suffolk RAF station attends memorial service and hosts garden wreath laying on Remembrance Day.