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'It feels such a relief': First coronavirus vaccinations rolled out for residents in town

15 January 2021
'It feels such a relief': First coronavirus vaccinations rolled out for residents in town

'It feels such a relief': First coronavirus vaccinations rolled out for residents in town

15 January 2021

The first coronavirus vaccinations for residents in one town were rolled out earlier today - a moment described as 'such a relief' by one doctor.


Man wanted in connection with number of police investigations

14 January 2021
Man wanted in connection with number of police investigations

Man wanted in connection with number of police investigations

14 January 2021

A 32-year-old man is wanted by police in connection with a number of investigations.


Volunteers team up with cab firm to form 'vaccine transport service'

13 January 2021
Volunteers team up with cab firm to form 'vaccine transport service'

Volunteers team up with cab firm to form 'vaccine transport service'

13 January 2021

A team of volunteers who have been helping others during the coronavirus pandemic has teamed up with a cab firm to form a 'vaccine transport service'.


Police officer says farewell to the force after 21 years of service

13 January 2021
Police officer says farewell to the force after 21 years of service

Police officer says farewell to the force after 21 years of service

13 January 2021

A police officer, known for his ‘dulcet tones’ over the work radio, has handed in his warrant card after 21 years of service.


Closed businesses urged to seek financial support

12 January 2021
Closed businesses urged to seek financial support

Closed businesses urged to seek financial support

12 January 2021

Businesses based in one area of Suffolk forced to close under coronavirus restrictions are being urged to seek the latest financial support available.


‘An accident waiting to happen’: Disused bus shelter situation causing residents concern

10 January 2021
‘An accident waiting to happen’: Disused bus shelter situation causing residents concern

‘An accident waiting to happen’: Disused bus shelter situation causing residents concern

10 January 2021

Residents have shared their concern over a disused bus shelter which has not been repaired in a year, leaving commuters in a ‘dangerous’ situation.

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‘Problem pathway’ prompting concern

10 January 2021
‘Problem pathway’ prompting concern

‘Problem pathway’ prompting concern

10 January 2021

Residents in a street have voiced their thoughts on what they deem to be a ‘problem pathway’ that is often avoided by walkers.


Village's Women's Institute which appeared on BBC to celebrate 100 years

10 January 2021
Village's Women's Institute which appeared on BBC to celebrate 100 years

Village's Women's Institute which appeared on BBC to celebrate 100 years

10 January 2021

A village's Women’s Institute, which at one stage featured on the BBC and helped supply soldiers during WW2, is set to reach its 100 year anniversary.


School hits the ground running with new coronavirus testing facility

08 January 2021
School hits the ground running with new coronavirus testing facility

School hits the ground running with new coronavirus testing facility

08 January 2021

A secondary school has hit the ground running this week with almost all staff and students having done their first coronavirus self-swab test.


Police called after attempted burglary at baby bank hub

06 January 2021
Police called after attempted burglary at baby bank hub

Police called after attempted burglary at baby bank hub

06 January 2021

Police were called to the Suffolk Baby Bank main hub yesterday evening after reports from a volunteer working late of someone trying to break in.


Reverence and revolt - the history of famous abbey to be told on its 1000-year anniversary

04 January 2021
Reverence and revolt - the history of famous abbey to be told on its 1000-year anniversary

Reverence and revolt - the history of famous abbey to be told on its 1000-year anniversary

04 January 2021

The 1000-year history of a famous abbey and its relationship with the town it's based is to be explored in an online talk later this month.


Community Awards 2020 - what eco-friendly acts have you seen?

03 January 2021
Community Awards 2020 - what eco-friendly acts have you seen?

Community Awards 2020 - what eco-friendly acts have you seen?

03 January 2021

With the Community Awards 2020 fast approaching the Bury Free Press asks you - who are your eco warriors?


How town's police force has adapted to ever-changing circumstances during the pandemic

30 December 2020
How town's police force has adapted to ever-changing circumstances during the pandemic

How town's police force has adapted to ever-changing circumstances during the pandemic

30 December 2020

It’s been a challenging year for police and community support officers serving a Suffolk town. Sam Walker talks to some of them.


What do some of this town's most notable characters have to say about 2020?

30 December 2020
What do some of this town's most notable characters have to say about 2020?

What do some of this town's most notable characters have to say about 2020?

30 December 2020

The Bury Free Press reached out to a number of notable characters to get their take on 2020.


Community centre handed £20,000 grant for major revamp

27 December 2020
Community centre handed £20,000 grant for major revamp

Community centre handed £20,000 grant for major revamp

27 December 2020

A community centre is set for a major revamp, including the addition of a library, after receiving a £20,000 boost from a town council.


Residents walk 5K through town for charity

24 December 2020
Residents walk 5K through town for charity

Residents walk 5K through town for charity

24 December 2020

Residents walked five kilometres through a town for charity last Saturday, dropping off crucial supplies to homeless people along the way.


Electricity worker ready to interrupt his Christmas meal

24 December 2020
Electricity worker ready to interrupt his Christmas meal

Electricity worker ready to interrupt his Christmas meal

24 December 2020

A long-serving electricity worker is ready to interrupt his Christmas dinner this year if it means keeping homes powered up across Suffolk.


Quad bike and lawnmower stolen from property

22 December 2020
Quad bike and lawnmower stolen from property

Quad bike and lawnmower stolen from property

22 December 2020

A quad bike and lawnmower were stolen from a business property.


Well-being dog is a real teacher’s pet

21 December 2020
Well-being dog is a real teacher’s pet

Well-being dog is a real teacher’s pet

21 December 2020

Students at a school have been reaping the benefits of a well-being dog.


Community Awards 2020: ‘Why our award was the icing on the cake’

20 December 2020
Community Awards 2020: ‘Why our award was the icing on the cake’

Community Awards 2020: ‘Why our award was the icing on the cake’

20 December 2020

One of the co-founders of a rickshaw service who won at last year’s Community Awards has spoken of how their award was the ‘icing on the cake’.