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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.

Suffolk MP calls for resignations over Downing Street Christmas party if it's proved they breached Covid rules

08 December 2021
Suffolk MP calls for resignations over Downing Street Christmas party if it's proved they breached Covid rules

Suffolk MP calls for resignations over Downing Street Christmas party if it's proved they breached Covid rules

08 December 2021

Anyone who was involved in a Downing Street Christmas party should resign if it is proved that it breached Covid lockdown rules, an MP has said.


Teenage man admits assault on taxi driver which left him with serious head injuries

07 December 2021
Teenage man admits assault on taxi driver which left him with serious head injuries

Teenage man admits assault on taxi driver which left him with serious head injuries

07 December 2021

A teenager has admitted an attack on a taxi driver last month, which saw the victim spend almost a month in hospital recovering from serious injuries.


Flood alerts issued for parts of Suffolk as residents told flooding is possible

07 December 2021
Flood alerts issued for parts of Suffolk as residents told flooding is possible

Flood alerts issued for parts of Suffolk as residents told flooding is possible

07 December 2021

Residents in parts of Suffolk have been warned flooding is possible as Storm Barra is set to hit the county.


Matt Hancock says breaking Covid rules during affair was 'failure of leadership'

06 December 2021
Matt Hancock says breaking Covid rules during affair was 'failure of leadership'

Matt Hancock says breaking Covid rules during affair was 'failure of leadership'

06 December 2021

Suffolk MP Matt Hancock has said breaking the Covid guidance when he had an affair with a colleague amounted to a 'failure of leadership'.


Suffolk's most dangerous neighbourhoods revealed

05 December 2021
Suffolk's most dangerous neighbourhoods revealed

Suffolk's most dangerous neighbourhoods revealed

05 December 2021

Thousands of crimes are reported to police in Suffolk each month, including anti-social behaviour, burglary and violent offences.


Take a look around this five-bed country house with stunning river views on the market for £1.25m

04 December 2021
Take a look around this five-bed country house with stunning river views on the market for £1.25m

Take a look around this five-bed country house with stunning river views on the market for £1.25m

04 December 2021

A country house offering five bedrooms, extensive gardens and river views is up for sale with a guide price of £1.25 million.


One person hurt after two-vehicle crash on A14

03 December 2021
One person hurt after two-vehicle crash on A14

One person hurt after two-vehicle crash on A14

03 December 2021

Two lanes of the A14 were closed in the early hours after a crash between two vehicles.


A14 lane closed after crash between lorry and car

03 December 2021
A14 lane closed after crash between lorry and car

A14 lane closed after crash between lorry and car

03 December 2021

A lane of the A14 has been closed after a crash between a lorry and a car.


Ed Sheeran releases festive song Merry Christmas with Elton John

03 December 2021
Ed Sheeran releases festive song Merry Christmas with Elton John

Ed Sheeran releases festive song Merry Christmas with Elton John

03 December 2021

Suffolk singer Ed Sheeran has unveiled his Christmas single in a collaboration with pop legend Sir Elton John.


National Trust joins forces with Time Team to reveal more about Sutton Hoo's history

03 December 2021
National Trust joins forces with Time Team to reveal more about Sutton Hoo's history

National Trust joins forces with Time Team to reveal more about Sutton Hoo's history

03 December 2021

A collaboration between the National Trust and Time Team is hoping to shed new light on one of the UK's most important archaeological sites.


Person taken to hospital after car crashes into tree

02 December 2021
Person taken to hospital after car crashes into tree

Person taken to hospital after car crashes into tree

02 December 2021

A person has been taken to hospital after firefighters released them from a car that had crashed into an embankment and a tree in a Suffolk village.


Avoid kisses under mistletoe says Suffolk MP, as expert urges ‘sensible’ Christmas

02 December 2021
Avoid kisses under mistletoe says Suffolk MP, as expert urges ‘sensible’ Christmas

Avoid kisses under mistletoe says Suffolk MP, as expert urges ‘sensible’ Christmas

02 December 2021

A Suffolk MP and Government minister has warned against 'snogging under the mistletoe' with people you don't know this Christmas.

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Yellow weather alert for Suffolk as residents warned of icy conditions

01 December 2021
Yellow weather alert for Suffolk as residents warned of icy conditions

Yellow weather alert for Suffolk as residents warned of icy conditions

01 December 2021

Residents are being warned to expect icy conditions across Suffolk as as a result of wintry showers.


Sentenced in November: These are some of the people who faced justice in court last month

01 December 2021
Sentenced in November: These are some of the people who faced justice in court last month

Sentenced in November: These are some of the people who faced justice in court last month

01 December 2021

It has been a busy month for the courts, with sentences handed out to dozens of people across the county.


'Rare opportunity to buy piece of history' as one of coastal village's first properties goes up for sale

30 November 2021
'Rare opportunity to buy piece of history' as one of coastal village's first properties goes up for sale

'Rare opportunity to buy piece of history' as one of coastal village's first properties goes up for sale

30 November 2021

An original 1920s house which was one of the first to be built in a Suffolk coastal village is on the market with a guide price of £750,000.


Fire crews called to industrial premises to tackle fan blaze

30 November 2021
Fire crews called to industrial premises to tackle fan blaze

Fire crews called to industrial premises to tackle fan blaze

30 November 2021

Firefighters were sent to the scene of a blaze at an industrial premises.


Teenager arrested on suspicion of arson after house fire

29 November 2021
Teenager arrested on suspicion of arson after house fire

Teenager arrested on suspicion of arson after house fire

29 November 2021

A man in his late teens was arrested on suspicion of arson after fire crews were called to a house blaze in the early hours of the morning.


Drivers urged to consider whether they need to travel after 'large number' of crashes

29 November 2021
Drivers urged to consider whether they need to travel after 'large number' of crashes

Drivers urged to consider whether they need to travel after 'large number' of crashes

29 November 2021

Police have urged drivers in Suffolk to consider whether they need to travel after a 'large number' of crashes were reported on the roads.


Step back in time with these old photos of Sainsbury's stores as far back as the 60s

29 November 2021
Step back in time with these old photos of Sainsbury's stores as far back as the 60s

Step back in time with these old photos of Sainsbury's stores as far back as the 60s

29 November 2021

Courtesy of The Sainsbury Archive, we're able to transport you back in time to take a look at how stores in the county have changed over the decades.


Podcast: Lorry driver who caused hitchhiker‘s death avoids jail

26 November 2021
Podcast: Lorry driver who caused hitchhiker‘s death avoids jail

Podcast: Lorry driver who caused hitchhiker‘s death avoids jail

26 November 2021

In the podcast, we have the news that a lorry driver who caused the death of a hitchhiker by careless driving has been handed a suspended sentence.