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The Museum of East Anglian Life, Stowmarket

Museums in Suffolk and Essex are to receive a share of more than £1million investment from the Arts Council.

Rodney Williams died after a collision in Sudbury

Tributes have been paid to a “kind, helpful and caring” man with a “heart of gold” who died after he was in a collision with a truck close to his home in Sudbury.

Plane flying.

A campaign group is calling for a fresh review into proposed changes to flight paths across the region.

A total of 88 schools were deemed 'poor' by Suffolk County Council

Almost 90 schools in Suffolk have been rated as ‘poor’ by the county council.

Dr Dan Poulter MP is shown around the new day unit at St Elizabeth Hospice.

A campaign to tackle isolation and loneliness among thousands of older people in Suffolk has been so successful that the rest of the country should learn from it.

Snowdrops at Kentwell Hall in Long Melford. Elaine Edmead (left) and Nichola Edmead with Gracie Mai Edmead (4) and Stanley Edmead (2).

White snowdrops, blue skies and longer days signal the start of a new season.

Police at the scene of the incident at the Parkway multi-storey car park in Bury St Edmunds on November 13, 2014.

Further measures may be taken at a multi-storey car park in Bury St Edmunds after a third incident in just over three months.

Gizmo the foal

A fundraising appeal for an abandoned foal found on the side of the road in north Essex has smashed its target.

Ipswich Wanderers celebrate winning the Suffolk FA Senior Cup final against Whitton United at Portman Road on Wednesday, 08 May, 2013.

Portman Road will not be used for any of this season’s Suffolk FA county cup finals.

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AFC Sudbury boss Jamie Godbold

Fresh from receiving a Ryman League ‘Manager of the Month’ accolade for January, AFC Sudbury boss Jamie Godbold admits he is a little “embarrassed.”

Bury Town celebrate winning the 2013 Suffolk Premier Cup at Portman Road

So, Portman Road will not host any of the Suffolk County FA cup finals again this season.

Needham Market's Keiran Morphew.

Suffolk’s non-league scene is inundated by an abundance of young talent, sports reporter WILL RIDGARD looks at the best of them, highlighting a top five he thinks could make it into the professional game.

St Andrews Hall, boxing night.Billy Bird on his way to taking the vacant British Masters super-middleweight title in his fight against Simon Henry. Photo : Steve Adams

Ipswich Town fan and new British Masters Bronze champion Billy Bird has revealed he would love to fight at his beloved Portman Road after taking another step up the boxing ladder on Friday.

Lawrence Yiga (yellow), who has left AFC Sudbury

AFC Sudbury’s proposed game at Thamesmead Town in the Ryman North Division this evening has fallen foul of the weather.

Billy Bird celebrates with his management team after winning the British Masters title.

Sudbury’s Billy Bird is the new British Masters Bronze light-middleweight champion.

Sudbury's Lawrence Yiga (yellow), who was sent off in midweek

AFC Sudbury boss Jamie Godbold admits ‘he is lost with what to do next’ regarding his side’s disciplinary problems, writes Will Ridgard.

Billy Bird

Winning the British Masters Bronze light-middleweight title would mean the world to rising Sudbury star, Billy Bird.

Jamie Godbold

AFC Sudbury manager Jamie Godbold wants his side to clean-up their act, the team have now picked up 12 red cards this season.

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