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New book celebrates short, but 'fulfilled' life of son with learning disabilities

25 June 2022
New book celebrates short, but 'fulfilled' life of son with learning disabilities

New book celebrates short, but 'fulfilled' life of son with learning disabilities

25 June 2022

A former teacher has written a memoir about her younger son to highlight the positive influence he had.


Gallery of pictures as Jubilee celebrations continue

23 June 2022
Gallery of pictures as Jubilee celebrations continue

Gallery of pictures as Jubilee celebrations continue

23 June 2022

Schoolchildren's Platinum Jubilee party will be an event 'they will remember long into the future'.


Festival with ex-Man U pro is part of 'mission' to get black history on curriculum

23 June 2022
Festival with ex-Man U pro is part of 'mission' to get black history on curriculum

Festival with ex-Man U pro is part of 'mission' to get black history on curriculum

23 June 2022

Speakers at the diversity festival included a former Manchester United trainee, a BBC radio presenter and a singer.


'Help us fix our pool': School's campaign to save 'fantastic' asset

23 June 2022
'Help us fix our pool': School's campaign to save 'fantastic' asset

'Help us fix our pool': School's campaign to save 'fantastic' asset

23 June 2022

A primary school has launched a campaign to raise £50,000 to fix its swimming pool.


Podcast: Resident complains over demolition works at store

22 June 2022
Podcast: Resident complains over demolition works at store

Podcast: Resident complains over demolition works at store

22 June 2022

In today's podcast, a resident who lives near a former department store has complained of the disruption to his daily life caused by the works there.


'We have been an integral part of village events for 50 years'

20 June 2022
'We have been an integral part of village events for 50 years'

'We have been an integral part of village events for 50 years'

20 June 2022

What began as a small group who enjoyed singing carols around a village has stood the test of time to celebrate 50 years.


School street closure plan raises concerns and questions among residents

19 June 2022
School street closure plan raises concerns and questions among residents

School street closure plan raises concerns and questions among residents

19 June 2022

A primary school's proposal to close part of its road to improve safety and air quality could cause other issues, residents have said.


Guided tours on town's former wealthy and powerful abbey

17 June 2022
Guided tours on town's former wealthy and powerful abbey

Guided tours on town's former wealthy and powerful abbey

17 June 2022

Bury St Edmunds Tour Guides are running this special series of tours on the Abbey of Saint Edmund in Bury St Edmunds.


Film students shoot 'The Sheriff'

17 June 2022
Film students shoot 'The Sheriff'

Film students shoot 'The Sheriff'

17 June 2022

For a new film, students have been working with a company whose projects include Taylor Swift, Adele and Top Gear.


Podcast: Well-known hotel up for sale with guide price of £3m

16 June 2022
Podcast: Well-known hotel up for sale with guide price of £3m

Podcast: Well-known hotel up for sale with guide price of £3m

16 June 2022

In today's podcast, we bring you news that Newmarket's Rutland Arms Hotel is being put up for sale, plus an amazing story about Nutmeg the cat.


Head of closing middle school appointed to lead lower campus on same site

16 June 2022
Head of closing middle school appointed to lead lower campus on same site

Head of closing middle school appointed to lead lower campus on same site

16 June 2022

A middle school headteacher will be the head of a town's new lower school for Year 7 and 8 students.


Singing club bounces back after losing members during pandemic

16 June 2022
Singing club bounces back after losing members during pandemic

Singing club bounces back after losing members during pandemic

16 June 2022

This Suffolk-based performing arts club is helping children 'grow and get their confidence back'.


MP says dyslexia diagnosis was 'light-bulb moment' as he fights for children to be screened

15 June 2022
MP says dyslexia diagnosis was 'light-bulb moment' as he fights for children to be screened

MP says dyslexia diagnosis was 'light-bulb moment' as he fights for children to be screened

15 June 2022

MP Matt Hancock is today introducing a bill in parliament as part of his campaign for all primary school children to be screened for dyslexia.


Sell-out tribute festival sees crowds dance into the evening

14 June 2022
Sell-out tribute festival sees crowds dance into the evening

Sell-out tribute festival sees crowds dance into the evening

14 June 2022

The Nearly Festival was back at the weekend with a variety of tribute acts, food, drink and entertainment.


We tried a new children's play centre and this is what we thought

13 June 2022
We tried a new children's play centre and this is what we thought

We tried a new children's play centre and this is what we thought

13 June 2022

Reporter Mariam Ghaemi took her young children to newly-opened World of Play for an after-school session.


Podcast: West Suffolk Council gave out more than 42,000 parking tickets in two years

10 June 2022
Podcast: West Suffolk Council gave out more than 42,000 parking tickets in two years

Podcast: West Suffolk Council gave out more than 42,000 parking tickets in two years

10 June 2022

In today's podcast, we cover how many parking tickets have been issued, and where, since the council took on new powers.


Couple Patrick Duffy and Linda Purl are a quality double act on stage in Love Letters

10 June 2022
Couple Patrick Duffy and Linda Purl are a quality double act on stage in Love Letters

Couple Patrick Duffy and Linda Purl are a quality double act on stage in Love Letters

10 June 2022

Reporter Mariam Ghaemi reviews Love Letters at the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds on its opening day there.


School proposes to close town road in move 'to benefit children and residents'

10 June 2022
School proposes to close town road in move 'to benefit children and residents'

School proposes to close town road in move 'to benefit children and residents'

10 June 2022

The school is keen to introduce a partial road closure in the morning and afternoon during term time to improve safety and reduce air pollution.


These are the top 10 parking ticket 'hotspots' in West Suffolk

10 June 2022
These are the top 10 parking ticket 'hotspots' in West Suffolk

These are the top 10 parking ticket 'hotspots' in West Suffolk

10 June 2022

Data has revealed where, and how many, parking tickets have been issued by West Suffolk Council in the two years since taking on new powers.


A Suffolk schools trust is using therapists to help students with mental health issues

07 June 2022
A Suffolk schools trust is using therapists to help students with mental health issues

A Suffolk schools trust is using therapists to help students with mental health issues

07 June 2022

The trust is keen to help pupils to address some of the mental health issues that have worsened during the coronavirus pandemic.