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Rebekah Chilvers trained on the Lynn News before moving over to launch Suffolk News in 2020 as one of its two news editors.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital with serious injuries after A14 crash

20 September 2021
Motorcyclist taken to hospital with serious injuries after A14 crash

Motorcyclist taken to hospital with serious injuries after A14 crash

20 September 2021

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash which closed a major road for several hours overnight.


The caveman who showed Ben Fogle his unique lifestyle and the student taking on University Challenge, this is Suffolk's week in pictures

19 September 2021
The caveman who showed Ben Fogle his unique lifestyle and the student taking on University Challenge, this is Suffolk's week in pictures

The caveman who showed Ben Fogle his unique lifestyle and the student taking on University Challenge, this is Suffolk's week in pictures

19 September 2021

The last week has seen the return of Girl's Night Out, while a sniffer dog has discovered thousands of illegal cigarettes at three shops in Suffolk.


Ed Sheeran replaces himself at Number 1 with new song Shivers ending Bad Habits' reign at the top spot

17 September 2021
Ed Sheeran replaces himself at Number 1 with new song Shivers ending Bad Habits' reign at the top spot

Ed Sheeran replaces himself at Number 1 with new song Shivers ending Bad Habits' reign at the top spot

17 September 2021

Superstar Ed Sheeran has gone straight to Number 1 with his new single Shivers ending his previous song Bad Habits' 11-week reign at the top spot.


Third person arrested in connection with stabbing which left teenage boy needing hospital treatment

17 September 2021
Third person arrested in connection with stabbing which left teenage boy needing hospital treatment

Third person arrested in connection with stabbing which left teenage boy needing hospital treatment

17 September 2021

Police investigating a stabbing which left a teenage boy needing hospital treatment have arrested a third person.


Sniffer dog finds thousands of illegal cigarettes stashed under manhole cover

17 September 2021
Sniffer dog finds thousands of illegal cigarettes stashed under manhole cover

Sniffer dog finds thousands of illegal cigarettes stashed under manhole cover

17 September 2021

Thousands of illegal cigarettes have been seized from shops in two Suffolk towns - with more than 8,000 of them discovered under a manhole cover.


'Significant progress' made in investigation into Victoria Hall's murder, detectives say as 22nd anniversary looms

17 September 2021
'Significant progress' made in investigation into Victoria Hall's murder, detectives say as 22nd anniversary looms

'Significant progress' made in investigation into Victoria Hall's murder, detectives say as 22nd anniversary looms

17 September 2021

Detectives investigating the murder of a 17-year-old girl in 1999 say they have made 'significant progress' but the public's help is still needed.


Concerns remain as Mason, 22, still missing after a month and a half

16 September 2021
Concerns remain as Mason, 22, still missing after a month and a half

Concerns remain as Mason, 22, still missing after a month and a half

16 September 2021

Police are continuing to search for a 22-year-old man who has been missing for over a month.


Wanted man arrested at address in town

15 September 2021
Wanted man arrested at address in town

Wanted man arrested at address in town

15 September 2021

A wanted man has been arrested after police appealed for help to find him.


Have you seen this wanted man?

15 September 2021
Have you seen this wanted man?

Have you seen this wanted man?

15 September 2021

Police are asking for help to find a wanted man.


A11 closed both ways after loose pigs find way onto carriageway

14 September 2021
A11 closed both ways after loose pigs find way onto carriageway

A11 closed both ways after loose pigs find way onto carriageway

14 September 2021

Police have said a major road has closed both ways after loose animals descended onto the carriageway.


Police appeal after car window smashed and wallet stolen

14 September 2021
Police appeal after car window smashed and wallet stolen

Police appeal after car window smashed and wallet stolen

14 September 2021

A wallet containing bank cards and cash have been stolen after a car window was smashed in a town.


Motorhome stolen from driveway of village home

14 September 2021
Motorhome stolen from driveway of village home

Motorhome stolen from driveway of village home

14 September 2021

A motorhome has been stolen from a driveway of a Suffolk home, prompting police to appeal for information.


These Suffolk villages made The Sunday Times' list of UK's top 50 places to live a 'dream country life'

13 September 2021
These Suffolk villages made The Sunday Times' list of UK's top 50 places to live a 'dream country life'

These Suffolk villages made The Sunday Times' list of UK's top 50 places to live a 'dream country life'

13 September 2021

Three Suffolk villages have been named among the UK's best places to live, according to a guide compiled by The Sunday Times.


Burglar jailed after stealing jewellery from two houses on same street

13 September 2021
Burglar jailed after stealing jewellery from two houses on same street

Burglar jailed after stealing jewellery from two houses on same street

13 September 2021

A 45-year-old man has been jailed after admitting breaking into two houses on the same street and stealing jewellery.


Man charged with burglary, attempted burglary and theft after car stolen from property

13 September 2021
Man charged with burglary, attempted burglary and theft after car stolen from property

Man charged with burglary, attempted burglary and theft after car stolen from property

13 September 2021

A man has appeared in court charged with burglary, attempted burglary and theft after a car was stolen from a property at the weekend.


Podcast: Speculation new artworks could be by Banksy and tributes paid to long-serving firefighter

10 September 2021
Podcast: Speculation new artworks could be by Banksy and tributes paid to long-serving firefighter

Podcast: Speculation new artworks could be by Banksy and tributes paid to long-serving firefighter

10 September 2021

On the podcast, we mark Suicide Awareness Day by speaking to a charity founder who has herself been affected by suicide.


Podcast: Child dies after medical emergency and Victorian signal box demolished

09 September 2021
Podcast: Child dies after medical emergency and Victorian signal box demolished

Podcast: Child dies after medical emergency and Victorian signal box demolished

09 September 2021

On today's podcast, new data reveals there are serving police officers in Suffolk who have been convicted of the crimes they are meant to stop.


Podcast: Burglars steal £100,000 worth of bikes and fire crews tackle workshop blaze

08 September 2021
Podcast: Burglars steal £100,000 worth of bikes and fire crews tackle workshop blaze

Podcast: Burglars steal £100,000 worth of bikes and fire crews tackle workshop blaze

08 September 2021

In today's podcast, we have an update on the dogs seized from a Suffolk site that had been kept in squalid conditions.


Podcast: Pair sentenced after 84 dogs seized at traveller site

07 September 2021
Podcast: Pair sentenced after 84 dogs seized at traveller site

Podcast: Pair sentenced after 84 dogs seized at traveller site

07 September 2021

In today's podcast, we hear why it's been declared a 'bad day' for local democracy and the news that a coffee chain is opening a branch in a town.


Podcast: Man dies days after crash and army officer starts tidy up mission

06 September 2021
Podcast: Man dies days after crash and army officer starts tidy up mission

Podcast: Man dies days after crash and army officer starts tidy up mission

06 September 2021

A quarter of 18 to 44 year olds haven't had their first Covid jab and plans to expand a sixth form - here's the round-up of today's top stories.