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Shocking figures have shown that the number of dogs stolen in Suffolk and Norfolk has risen dramatically in the last two years.

A charity for victims of childhood sexual abuse in Suffolk and Norfolk has appointed former Ipswich Town and England footballer Kieron Dyer as its latest ambassador.

More than 6,500 potholes in Suffolk have been repaired since the start of the year as the county council continues its all-out war to tackle the issue across the county.

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Two people were taken to hospital after a serious crash on the Suffolk/Essex border last night.

Health leaders have pledged to at least halve the number of people who die in hospital in Suffolk and north-east Essex by 2021.

New mental health beds for children and young people are set to open in the region after a review found current services were not enough.

The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a son weighing 8lbs 7oz, Kensington Palace has announced.

A car collided with a pedestrian before crashing into four other vehicles in the car park of a Suffolk convenience store.

Organisers of a new scheme tackling loneliness in Suffolk have been left “buzzing” after 11 venues signed up to host events – including five launching today.

Dazzling sunshine has poured down on Suffolk and north Essex this weekend – with sun-seekers flocking to coastal resorts to enjoy the hot weather.

A teenage woman was raped after she was forced into a taxi outside a Suffolk nightclub.

Are you cheering on friends or relations taking part in today’s 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon?

Representatives from eight charities attended a Suffolk event designed to promote the safe driving of mobility scooters.

Police investigating a series of power tool thefts from vans and properties in Suffolk have recovered more than 120 items.

The East of England Ambulance Service answered 3,200 calls per day over the winter period, new data shows.

The sunshine, blue skies and record breaking temperatures of recent days are set to come to a thundery end - with heavy rain and lightning expected across the region this weekend.

An Ipswich man who gives his time to widen opportunities for children from deprived backgrounds has been recognised by the Queen.

A catering team which has doubled the turnover at an Essex golf club is taking on a second franchise in Suffolk.

Huge demands on GPs in Haverhill has led to “burn-out” and problems recruiting health professionals, a new report says.

Councillors in Suffolk have warned that Government proposals for a new National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) will create a greater burden on local authorities.

Suffolk and Essex were hotter than Nairobi and the Canary Islands today, as the mercury reached more than 26 degrees Celsius (78.8 Fahrenheit) in parts of the region.

Take a look inside this Grade II listed period home which has a plot extending to around a quarter of an acre.

Have you got your best summer clothes on? Maybe you are heading to the park or beach - wherever you are make sure you send us your sunny snaps.

The NHS could recoup £128 million worth of medical equipment if chiefs follow the lead of those in Suffolk, a new report states.

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11:38

Sudbury skipper, Tom Huggins, plundered his third successive century, in the East Anglian Premier League, as his side thumped hosts Bury St Edmunds by 238 runs at The Victory Ground in Saturday’s opening league fixture of the summer.

Suffolk T20 coach Tom Huggins expects the county to be challenging strongly in the shortest format of the game this season, writes Nick Garnham.

London 2 promotion play-off

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Sudbury 37

Sudbury Rugby Club are back in London 1 North after an unanswered 22 second-half points saw them comfortably beat Hampstead 37-7 at Wildwood Road to clinch promotion in the play-off game, writes Ken Watkins.

MIKE BACON casts his eye over Saturday night’s Witches home defeat to Lakeside Hammers.

Cricket correspondent CARL MARSTON previews the new East Anglian Premier League season, speaking to the captains of our region’s five top clubs

AFC Sudbury boss Mark Morsley says he will continue to give players a chance in his first-team squad as the season comes to an end.

2017 winner Amy Pritchard returned to the Waveney Valley to score a repeat victory in the Wolsey Road Club’s Pat Pepper Memorial 25, and this year broke the course record to boot, writes Fergus Muir.

Suffolk start their preparations for the 2018 season with a T20 double-header versus Cambridge MCCU on Sunday.

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Sudbury 17

Sudbury lost their final league game of the season when they travelled to league champions, undefeated Rochford.

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Mid-table Sudbury failed to build on recent victories over Cheshunt and Hertford as their lowly visitors took the points to all but secure a place in the division for another season.

Competitors in the Fast Test Road Race faced 80 miles in rain and grime plus a dozen climbs of the finish hill at Willisham Tye near Needham Market, writes Fergus Muir.

Former Ipswich Town star Carlos Edwards is now plying his trade with Woodbridge Town in Thurlow Nunn One.

Mike Bacon takes a look back at the Masters and why Patrick Reed is no different to many of sport’s winners

The first round of the Dave Barkshire Two Man Enduro Championship was not without drama.

Northstander, Terry Hunt, casts his eye over another ‘sterile’ Town performance and more stick for Mick

The stuttering East Anglian point-to-point season has got back on track with successful meetings over the past two weeks and one positive result of the recent weather-enforced postponements is that a bumper entry of 136 horses has been received for the Essex & Suffolk fixture at Higham tomorrow, writes James Crispe

In his weekly column, Ipswich Witches skipper Danny King takes a look at a week of rain-offs, why a clock is the answer to the ‘gardening’ issue and why it’s great to see Tiger back.

The start of the region’s biggest cricket league, the East Anglian Premier League, has been put back because of the bad weather.

Kevin Keegan will be the guest speaker at AFC Sudbury’s inaugural sportsman’s dinner next month.

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