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Russell Claydon is sports editor for the Bury Free Press and four other Suffolk titles as well as co-ordinating the sports offering for Suffolk News.

Wolfpack’s losing run goes on after lowly Wimbledon seize victory in last play

17 February 2024
Wolfpack’s losing run goes on after lowly Wimbledon seize victory in last play

Wolfpack’s losing run goes on after lowly Wimbledon seize victory in last play

17 February 2024

Bury St Edmunds head coach Jacob Ford gives his reaction to seeing his side lose at home to relegation-threatened Wimbledon with a final-play try.


Curry ‘honoured’ to take on Bury captaincy full-time

16 February 2024
Curry ‘honoured’ to take on Bury captaincy full-time

Curry ‘honoured’ to take on Bury captaincy full-time

16 February 2024

Josh Curry speaks about being appointed Bury Town’s permanent new captain as well as praising his manager after another award.


Frustration and pride as Bury’s Colts exit National U18s Cup

16 February 2024
Frustration and pride as Bury’s Colts exit National U18s Cup

Frustration and pride as Bury’s Colts exit National U18s Cup

16 February 2024

Samir Kharbouch believes his side’s ‘outstanding performance’ went unrewarded as they exited the RFU National Under-18s Cup on Sunday.


Afolabi looks to conjure up some magic at Yellows

15 February 2024
Afolabi looks to conjure up some magic at Yellows

Afolabi looks to conjure up some magic at Yellows

15 February 2024

AFC Sudbury’s recent signing Afolabi Soyemi-Ololade is looking to produce some magic moments to fire their relegation escape act.


‘To get a point at the end of the day is massive’ – Broadhead on Town’s draw with Baggies

10 February 2024
‘To get a point at the end of the day is massive’ – Broadhead on Town’s draw with Baggies

‘To get a point at the end of the day is massive’ – Broadhead on Town’s draw with Baggies

10 February 2024

Ipswich Town’s Nathan Broadhead discusses the 2-2 comeback draw with West Brom and ending his wait for another goal.


Stoppage-time strike sees Town claim a point at home to West Brom

10 February 2024
Stoppage-time strike sees Town claim a point at home to West Brom

Stoppage-time strike sees Town claim a point at home to West Brom

10 February 2024

Ipswich Town had to come from behind twice against promotion-rivals West Brom to claim a point with a stoppage-time effort from Omari Hutchinson.


Needham star attracting interest from pro clubs

09 February 2024
Needham star attracting interest from pro clubs

Needham star attracting interest from pro clubs

09 February 2024

The Needham Market striker speaks about his future after being involved in trials with three professional clubs in recent weeks.


Yellows bolster forward line with further addition

08 February 2024
Yellows bolster forward line with further addition

Yellows bolster forward line with further addition

08 February 2024

Relegation-threatened AFC Sudbury have added a forward to their ranks who was recently playing out in Italy.


Premier League duo to provide timely boost for AFC Sudbury’s run-in

08 February 2024
Premier League duo to provide timely boost for AFC Sudbury’s run-in

Premier League duo to provide timely boost for AFC Sudbury’s run-in

08 February 2024

AFC Sudbury boss Marc Abbott discusses the arrival of two Luton Town players and his goalkeeper situation ahead of James Bradbrook’s suspension.


Move over Messi - school hotshot eclipses great's record run

05 February 2024
Move over Messi - school hotshot eclipses great's record run

Move over Messi - school hotshot eclipses great's record run

05 February 2024

A Suffolk schoolboy is celebrating after breaking through a goals record set by the great Lionel Messi.


Marketmen bounce back at Bloomfields to cut gap to leaders

03 February 2024
Marketmen bounce back at Bloomfields to cut gap to leaders

Marketmen bounce back at Bloomfields to cut gap to leaders

03 February 2024

Two second-half goals saw Needham Market end AFC Telford United’s long unbeaten run to strengthen their position in the title race.


Bury Town part ways with long-serving captain

03 February 2024
Bury Town part ways with long-serving captain

Bury Town part ways with long-serving captain

03 February 2024

Bury Town have announced announced long-serving club captain Ollie Fenn has left the club by mutual consent.


Hawkins confident new signings can boost Stow

02 February 2024
Hawkins confident new signings can boost Stow

Hawkins confident new signings can boost Stow

02 February 2024

Stowmarket Town first-team coach Liam Hawkins believes their latest two signings can help move them forward


Bury let lead slip as Haberden prepares for ‘Big Day Out’

02 February 2024
Bury let lead slip as Haberden prepares for ‘Big Day Out’

Bury let lead slip as Haberden prepares for ‘Big Day Out’

02 February 2024

Bury St Edmunds head coach Jacob Ford believes his side will learn quickly after their 10-game unbeaten run came to an end.


Bury management pledge to support injured Thulborn as great run continues

02 February 2024
Bury management pledge to support injured Thulborn as great run continues

Bury management pledge to support injured Thulborn as great run continues

02 February 2024

Bury Town assistant manager Paul Musgrove reacts to losing Tom Thulborn to a horror injury and praises the side following another fine away win.


Town defender heads out on loan

01 February 2024
Town defender heads out on loan

Town defender heads out on loan

01 February 2024

An Ipswich Town defender has completed a loan move to a Sky Bet League One club.


Coach says high-flying Blues will not be moved

01 February 2024
Coach says high-flying Blues will not be moved

Coach says high-flying Blues will not be moved

01 February 2024

After eight straight wins Sudbury RFC’s Cameron Greenhall has outlined their determination to not let go of second spot in Regional 1 South East.


AFC Sudbury boss calls for change in mentality after punishing Leiston defeat

29 January 2024
AFC Sudbury boss calls for change in mentality after punishing Leiston defeat

AFC Sudbury boss calls for change in mentality after punishing Leiston defeat

29 January 2024

AFC Sudbury manager Marc Abbott reflects on a 2-1 defeat to Suffolk rivals Leiston that leaves them four points from safety.


Bury Town reveal extent of player’s horror injury following surgery

29 January 2024
Bury Town reveal extent of player’s horror injury following surgery

Bury Town reveal extent of player’s horror injury following surgery

29 January 2024

Bury Town have confirmed the severity of the injury which saw Tom Thulborn carried off on a stretcher in Saturday’s home derby with Stowmarket Town.


Bury hit four past Stow in dominant derby win to move into play-off spot

27 January 2024
Bury hit four past Stow in dominant derby win to move into play-off spot

Bury hit four past Stow in dominant derby win to move into play-off spot

27 January 2024

In-form Bury Town proved to have far too much for winless Stowmarket as they celebrated a dominant derby victory at the OCS Ram Meadow Stadium.