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It’s Suffolk Day – here’s what you need to know about joining the celebrations

It’s Suffolk Day – here’s what you need to know about joining the celebrations

It’s Suffolk Day – here’s what you need to know about joining the celebrations

21 June 2024

Town to be at the centre of county-wide celebrations as it leads this year’s Suffolk Day.


‘They are scumbags’: Purse thefts leave elderly women feeling sick, anxious and vulnerable

‘They are scumbags’: Purse thefts leave elderly women feeling sick, anxious and vulnerable

‘They are scumbags’: Purse thefts leave elderly women feeling sick, anxious and vulnerable

21 June 2024

Pensioners in their 80s have described how they felt ‘sick’ and ‘vulnerable’ after their purses were stolen in a Suffolk town centre shop.


Extra patrols in place in town’s parks after suspected dog poisonings

Extra patrols in place in town’s parks after suspected dog poisonings

Extra patrols in place in town’s parks after suspected dog poisonings

20 June 2024

Additional patrols are taking place in a Suffolk town’s parks after a number of suspected dog poisoning incidents have been reported online.


‘I enjoy life to the fullest’: Teenager wins top award following heart surgery

‘I enjoy life to the fullest’: Teenager wins top award following heart surgery

‘I enjoy life to the fullest’: Teenager wins top award following heart surgery

20 June 2024

From heart surgery to tree surgery, a Suffolk teenager has won a top award from his college.


Classic car show attracted a good turn out

Classic car show attracted a good turn out

Classic car show attracted a good turn out

20 June 2024

The first Classic Car Show held in a village proved to be a big success, with one driver making a 300 mile round trip in a 50-year old car to attend.


Junior doctors’ five-day strike action to cause disruption in Suffolk

Junior doctors’ five-day strike action to cause disruption in Suffolk

Junior doctors’ five-day strike action to cause disruption in Suffolk

20 June 2024

Junior doctors in Suffolk are preparing for a five-day strike just days before the General Election.


Town theatre is a pantomime winner – oh yes it is!

Town theatre is a pantomime winner – oh yes it is!

Town theatre is a pantomime winner – oh yes it is!

20 June 2024

A town theatre has scooped a top national award for its pantomime costumes.


‘We should be a caring, modern nation’: Charity asks election hopefuls to commit to tackling poverty

‘We should be a caring, modern nation’: Charity asks election hopefuls to commit to tackling poverty

‘We should be a caring, modern nation’: Charity asks election hopefuls to commit to tackling poverty

20 June 2024

A Suffolk charity is calling on General Election candidates to explain what their parties would do to reverse rising levels of poverty in society.


Village community pub project close to securing landmark £500,000 funding

Village community pub project close to securing landmark £500,000 funding

Village community pub project close to securing landmark £500,000 funding

20 June 2024

A community pub project is well on the way to securing landmark funding, with a tentative construction start date pencilled in.


‘Young people are increasingly isolated’: Fears a lost generation has been created by youth service cuts

‘Young people are increasingly isolated’: Fears a lost generation has been created by youth service cuts

‘Young people are increasingly isolated’: Fears a lost generation has been created by youth service cuts

20 June 2024

Fears historic youth centre cuts in Suffolk could be placing teenagers at risk of isolation, anti-social behaviour and crime.


‘Help walk my beautiful boy off the estate one last time’: Mum of Liam Neathey on his celebration of life service

‘Help walk my beautiful boy off the estate one last time’: Mum of Liam Neathey on his celebration of life service

‘Help walk my beautiful boy off the estate one last time’: Mum of Liam Neathey on his celebration of life service

19 June 2024

The mum of a Suffolk teenager is calling on people to walk him off the estate he loved one final time ahead of a celebration of his life.


‘It’s changed my life’: Andrea celebrates three stone weight loss transformation with charity run

‘It’s changed my life’: Andrea celebrates three stone weight loss transformation with charity run

‘It’s changed my life’: Andrea celebrates three stone weight loss transformation with charity run

19 June 2024

A woman from Suffolk who once disliked her appearance is celebrating losing more than three stone and completing her first 5k charity run.


Charity which empowers young people has hub revamp with help from Sizewell C volunteers

Charity which empowers young people has hub revamp with help from Sizewell C volunteers

Charity which empowers young people has hub revamp with help from Sizewell C volunteers

19 June 2024

A youth charity which helps young people achieve a better future has had a revamp with help from Sizewell C volunteers.


‘Everybody just wants the very best for the children’: Headteacher thanks community after school’s good Ofsted

‘Everybody just wants the very best for the children’: Headteacher thanks community after school’s good Ofsted

‘Everybody just wants the very best for the children’: Headteacher thanks community after school’s good Ofsted

19 June 2024

A Suffolk primary school has been praised in its first Ofsted inspection since becoming an academy.


Disused cold store could be demolished to make way for new housing

Disused cold store could be demolished to make way for new housing

Disused cold store could be demolished to make way for new housing

18 June 2024

A planning application has been submitted to demolish a farm’s disused cold store and build eight new houses in a Suffolk village.


New initiative to offer sports equipment at county’s libraries

New initiative to offer sports equipment at county’s libraries

New initiative to offer sports equipment at county’s libraries

18 June 2024

Residents will be able to borrow sports equipment from the county’s libraries under a new initiative.


Here’s why this Suffolk coastal town is among top 10 places in UK for a ‘dogcation’

Here’s why this Suffolk coastal town is among top 10 places in UK for a ‘dogcation’

Here’s why this Suffolk coastal town is among top 10 places in UK for a ‘dogcation’

18 June 2024

A Suffolk coastal town has been ranked among the top 10 places in the UK for a ‘dogcation’.


Meet the former rugby-playing reverend celebrating more than 30 years of church service

Meet the former rugby-playing reverend celebrating more than 30 years of church service

Meet the former rugby-playing reverend celebrating more than 30 years of church service

18 June 2024

A former rugby-playing Suffolk minister has been honoured for serving his church community for more than three decades.


Body found in search for missing 60-year-old man

Body found in search for missing 60-year-old man

Body found in search for missing 60-year-old man

17 June 2024

Police searching for a missing man in Santon Downham, near Thetford, have confirmed a body has been found.


‘Trailblazing’ dementia care village plans can now move forward after two-year hold up

‘Trailblazing’ dementia care village plans can now move forward after two-year hold up

‘Trailblazing’ dementia care village plans can now move forward after two-year hold up

17 June 2024

A decision notice has been issued for a pioneering dementia care village to be built in Suffolk - more than two years after the plans were approved.


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