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Giant WWI commemorative poppy unveiled in Haverhill town centre

Giant WWI commemorative poppy unveiled in Haverhill town centre

Giant WWI commemorative poppy unveiled in Haverhill town centre

02 November 2018

Schools, children's groups and businesses all helped to create the poppy


Steeple Bumpstead war memorial restored ready for First World War centenary commemoration on Armistice Day

Steeple Bumpstead war memorial restored ready for First World War centenary commemoration on Armistice Day

Steeple Bumpstead war memorial restored ready for First World War centenary commemoration on Armistice Day

29 October 2018

Parish councillor praised for his dedication towards restoration project


Sudbury veterans raise £1,700 for charity after daring skydive

Sudbury veterans raise £1,700 for charity after daring skydive

Sudbury veterans raise £1,700 for charity after daring skydive

28 October 2018

A pair of veterans from Sudbury plunged more than 12,000 feet during a skydive to raise funds for a worthy charity.


Huge poppy tribute unveiled in Sudbury to mark Armistice Day centenary

Huge poppy tribute unveiled in Sudbury to mark Armistice Day centenary

Huge poppy tribute unveiled in Sudbury to mark Armistice Day centenary

25 October 2018

It took a whole day to manoeuvre into place, but everyone agrees Sudbury’s poppy display on the outside of St Peter’s looks stunning.


Historian sheds light on Long Melford during First World War in new book

Historian sheds light on Long Melford during First World War in new book

Historian sheds light on Long Melford during First World War in new book

20 October 2018

A historian behind a new book, which tells the stories of 1,000 Long Melford people during the First World War, hopes it will inspire other villages.


Moving tribute to fallen at Stradishall Church

Moving tribute to fallen at Stradishall Church

Moving tribute to fallen at Stradishall Church

18 October 2018

Church awarded 10 silhouettes as part of national There But Not There campaign.


Memorial restored and beacon installed to honour Long Melford's war fallen

Memorial restored and beacon installed to honour Long Melford's war fallen

Memorial restored and beacon installed to honour Long Melford's war fallen

11 October 2018

Long Melford is preparing to honour 150 men and women lost during the First World War, following the restoration of its war memorial.


Boxford Bike Club funds life-size Tommy to mark Armistice Day centenary

Boxford Bike Club funds life-size Tommy to mark Armistice Day centenary

Boxford Bike Club funds life-size Tommy to mark Armistice Day centenary

08 October 2018

The life-size silhouette of a Tommy – the nickname for a British soldier – stands proud at a Suffolk war memorial.


RAF Mildenhall brings special athletes together

RAF Mildenhall brings special athletes together

RAF Mildenhall brings special athletes together

28 September 2018

The 37th Joan Mann Special Sports Day event.


Apache landing on playing field delights students at Mildenhall College Academy Festival

Apache landing on playing field delights students at Mildenhall College Academy Festival

Apache landing on playing field delights students at Mildenhall College Academy Festival

26 September 2018

An Apache landed on Mildenhall College Academy's playing field as part of their MCA6 Festival to help inspire students.


Support for past and present RAF members and their families suffering isolation

Support for past and present RAF members and their families suffering isolation

Support for past and present RAF members and their families suffering isolation

26 September 2018

Bury St Edmunds appeal for RAF Association's befriending service to members of the RAF family suffering from isolation or loneliness.


Tesco to fund Bury's military charities

Tesco to fund Bury's military charities

Tesco to fund Bury's military charities

26 September 2018

Tesco's bags of help scheme plans to support charities for serving personnel, veterans and their families in Bury St Edmunds.


Hundreds stand still to commemorate the Battle of Britain

Hundreds stand still to commemorate the Battle of Britain

Hundreds stand still to commemorate the Battle of Britain

17 September 2018

Annual parade from Abbey Gardens to St Mary's Church to remember World War Two battle.


Thousands of poppies crafted for Armistice tribute in Sudbury

Thousands of poppies crafted for Armistice tribute in Sudbury

Thousands of poppies crafted for Armistice tribute in Sudbury

10 September 2018

Volunteers surpassed their goal of thousands of poppies for St Peter’s in Sudbury next month, to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.


Memories of Britain's last surviving female pilot from WWII

Memories of Britain's last surviving female pilot from WWII

Memories of Britain's last surviving female pilot from WWII

10 September 2018

Eleanor Wadsworth gave up her architect training to join the war effort.


AAC Wattisham crews put through paces to prepare for Oman excursion

AAC Wattisham crews put through paces to prepare for Oman excursion

AAC Wattisham crews put through paces to prepare for Oman excursion

09 September 2018

Attack helicopter crews from Wattisham simulated live combat scenarios, in anticipation of a major military training exercise in Oman later this year.


Anger at memorial garden ‘party’ closure

Anger at memorial garden ‘party’ closure

Anger at memorial garden ‘party’ closure

25 August 2018

‘It’s a memorial to 1,800 men – not a party ground’


Long Melford Royal British Legion joins mass war memorial pilgrimage

Long Melford Royal British Legion joins mass war memorial pilgrimage

Long Melford Royal British Legion joins mass war memorial pilgrimage

23 August 2018

Long Melford Royal British Legion (RBL) members represented the village on a five-day memorial pilgrimage to a famous battlefield this month.


National motorcycle week

National motorcycle week

National motorcycle week

20 August 2018

Motorcycle event has been organised by the traffic police to try and encourage riders to take their safety seriously.


Army veteran makes pit stop in Sudbury on ambitious 268-mile run for charity

Army veteran makes pit stop in Sudbury on ambitious 268-mile run for charity

Army veteran makes pit stop in Sudbury on ambitious 268-mile run for charity

18 August 2018

An Army veteran stopped off in Sudbury en route of an ambitious 268-mile run in aid of charity.


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