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A planning application to expand the Copella juice site in Boxford has been withdrawn, the owners have said.

An eight-year-old Ed Sheeran fan has attended one of the pop star’s concerts just months after he joined a campaign to help save her life.

Forecasters have predicted some warmer weather in the region this week – and temperatures could hit the 26C (78F) mark on Wednesday.

Multi-million pound plans to create a pioneering institute of technology in East Anglia have leapt forward, it can be revealed today.

Controversial plans to award councillors at two Suffolk authorities an allowance rise of 25% upwards could be delayed until next year, if opposition proposals go through.

A Sudbury woman has been nominated for a national award for her work supporting people with learning disabilities.

Much-loved British comedian, actor, writer and television presenter Michael Palin will appear at a special event in Woodbridge launching a film festival on the subject of food and drink.

One in five cancer patients in Suffolk and north-east Essex faced a “horrendous” wait of more two months for treatment last year, it has been revealed.

Weather experts are predicting a warm weekend across Suffolk and Essex, but are warning of the chance of thunder and rain.

Take a look at the interactive map which has been created to show you what events are happening on Suffolk Day and where you can find them.

A new chief nurse appointed to the region’s mental health trust has vowed to drive safety improvements and regain people’s confidence in services.

Paramedic Tracy Nicholls has been appointed as director of clinical quality and improvement at East of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST).

A committee hoping to help transform a historic Sudbury landmark into a leading cultural venue is asking the town’s residents to get behind the fundraising campaign.

Cradle Foods CIC application for Films, Live and Recorded Music, Late Night Refreshment, Supply of Alcohol for consumption ON the premises only

South Suffolk MP James Cartlidge has become the latest RSPB Species Champion and lent his name to efforts to halt the decline in the number of turtle doves.

A historic pub on the Essex/Suffolk border which is believed to have once been the ‘local’ of world famous artists John Constable and Thomas Gainsborough has reopened after two years of closure.

Controversial plans to build 130 homes on land by Chilton Woods near Sudbury have been approved – despite existing approvals already exceeding the number laid out in the masterplan.

A new TV show is looking for pets with quirky, funny, and embarrassing traits to star in a teatime series.

Here is our monthly look back at some of the criminals jailed in Suffolk and north Essex courts in May.

Sexual health check-ups should be as routine as going to the dentist, a health professional has said, as new figures show cases of syphilis have increased five-fold in Suffolk.

With only a week to go until Suffolk Day organisations across the county are stocking up on merchandise.

National and regional education bosses will join up with Suffolk County Council to form an action plan improving under-performing academies, it has been revealed.

A task force has been set up at councils in west Suffolk to review whether its garden waste scheme is working.

The trust that runs West Suffolk Hospital has appointed a new executive chief operating officer.

The owner of a children’s soft play centre in Sudbury says she is “devastated” after thieves broke in and stole cash – causing thousands of pounds worth of damage.

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Daisy Glover had the distinction of finishing not only the first female, but also the first runner overall, at the latest Great Cornard parkrun, held over the normal flat 5K course from Great Cornard Sport Centre on Saturday.

National Series mountain bike racing brought top riders from across the country to the Phoenix Cycleworks off-road facility at Kentford near Newmarket, writes Fergus Muir.

Sudbury’s opening bowling attack of Jonny Gallagher and James Poulson shared nine wickets between them as the defending champions recorded a vital victory at chief rivals Swardeston on Saturday.

The experience of losing to eventual winners Berkshire at the same stage should stand Suffolk in good stead in Sunday’s Unicorns KO Trophy Quarter-Final, writes Nick Garnham.

In the Orwell Velo ten mile event Ross Fawcett of Pedal Power Ipswich broke Lloyd Chapman’s already very competitive course record for the Crowfield circuit, writes Fergus Muir.

In his latest column, Nino Severino discusses the work being done at the University of Suffolk to support elite athletes – and his mission to help many more get the benefit of the superb facilities and experts there.

Sudbury recovered from the precarious position of 21 for five, during a torturous start to their innings, to run out impressive winners by 63 runs over Vauxhall Mallards in a Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League clash at Friars Street on Saturday.

Martyn Waghorn is loving his time at Ipswich Town. STUART WATSON spoke to the popular street footballer who plays with a smile on his face.

Two teenagers are poised to play for Suffolk for the first time in their final T20 group games this weekend, writes Nick Garnham.

With the wind bringing a taste of Belgian conditions to a short circuit in south Norfolk, the Diss Road Races proved exceptionally competitive with breaks succeeding in both the men’s and women’s events.

Suffolk have been dealt a big blow ahead of Sunday’s T20 double-header against Bedfordshire at Bury St Edmunds, writes Nick Garnham.

Excitement is building for the Women’s Tour as dignitaries take up the chance to ride part of the Suffolk route ahead of the main event next month.

Mark Arnold led a trio of Suffolk riders at the top of the Great Yarmouth CC 25 miler on the Somerleyton circuit, writes Fergus Muir.

Sudbury suffered a rare setback last weekend, losing their first match of the season in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League by a big margin of 169 runs at home to Horsford.

In his latest Garnett on Golf column, Tony Garnett reports on the Eastern Counties Challenge Cup at Woodbridge and the first round of the Stenson Shield, which is set to get started on Saturday.

It was the sort of day time-trialists dream about. Despite outwardly unattractive conditions, both the VC Norwich 25 at Larling and the Eastern Counties CA 50 at Six Mile Bottom produced personal bests by the dozen, writes Fergus Muir.

Walsham-le-Willows completed a notable double at the Crown Imperial Youth Cup Finals Day, writes Nick Garnham.

Head coach Andy Northcote anticipates a ‘cracking fixture’ when his Suffolk side host Buckinghamshire in the Unicorns Trophy on Sunday, writes Nick Garnham.

Sudbury won a very tight contest against previously unbeaten Frinton-on-Sea in a rain-affected East Anglian Premier League clash at Friars Street on Saturday.

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