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The woman tipped to temporarily take the reins at the region’s ambulance trust when the service’s chief executive steps down has a history of turning around a failing hospital.

A Suffolk emotional and wellbeing charity is celebrating securing a suitable new home to help meet growing demand for its service.

The mother of missing Cockfield man Chas Thacker has made a heartfelt plea for help in searching for her son.

Suffolk shopkeepers are being urged to ban the sale of eggs and flour to young people as part of a police crackdown on antisocial behaviour this Halloween.

Residents in a picturesque Suffolk village are being invited to attend a meeting to hear details of its neighbourhood plan.

Sixth forms and colleges across Suffolk have united for a campaign to lobby the government for better funding.

Campaigners who raised £130,000 to restore bells at a Suffolk church have hailed a “momentous day” in the project following their installation.

Scores of Suffolk schools have signed up for a fresh project to boost attainment – but education chiefs have confirmed no extra cash has been pumped into it.

Opposition councillors at Suffolk County Council have raised fresh questions over the council’s ‘Greenest County’ claim, after it has emerged its new energy deal relies 100% on nuclear power.

Patients have hit out at “scandalous” parking charges at our region’s hospitals after it was revealed they made millions of pounds from their car parks.

A selfless nine-year-old girl with an inoperable brain tumour is hoping to join her classmates on a special fundraising walk to help find a cure for the disease.

In his latest column, Suffolk Constabulary chief constable GARETH WILSON talks about how his force is dealing with the mental health pressures the job of policing can place on his staff.

Ipswich Building Society has donated more than £6,000 to nine Suffolk based charities from its Mutual Advantage affinity saving accounts programme.

An 82-year-old woman who passed out in shock when she realised her bag had been stolen is warning others to be vigilant.

If it’s very good pub grub you’re after, you can’t go wrong with the Maldon Grey in Sudbury, which has just launched its new menu.

Thick fog across the East of England overnight could cause travel disruption during the weekend, weather forecasters have warned.

People have been urged to “keep calm and carry on” by Suffolk’s Conservatives amid fears the impact a no-deal Brexit could have on the county’s business and economy.

Organisers of refurbishment work to a memorial boating lake have been forced to find a new contractor after the project was plagued by problems.

A special commemorative book which honours villagers from Long Melford who served in the First World War has been published following a four-year research project.

Suffolk’s fostering and adoption service has shined a spotlight on some of the harder children to find homes for in its latest campaign.

A serious collision involving a lorry and a cyclist near Sudbury has closed part of the A134 this morning.

Once the mist and fog clears this morning, it is set to be a dry and bright day in Suffolk and north Essex with plenty of sunshine expected over the weekend.

Suffolk County Council has vowed to tackle period poverty – but fell short of committing cash to the cause.

A Suffolk-based company is the subject of a new filmed business case study by mobile phone giant Vodafone.

A fresh drive to boost attainment in Suffolk schools has been announced by education chiefs – but mystery surrounds what it will involve.

Ghosts, aliens, witches and zombies were just some of the unearthly creatures referenced in calls to Suffolk Constabulary last year, new data reveals.

Babies and toddlers from Sudbury, Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich took part in a Peppa Pig-themed danceathon to raise money for charity.

A new primary school in Lakenheath that will accommodate up to 420 youngsters has been given the go-ahead – despite being beneath an RAF jet flightpath.

A national charity is calling for greater awareness of blindness in East Anglia.

A double murder in the family of Thomas Gainsborough set him on his path to fame, it has been claimed after new research shed light on the early life of the world-renowned artist.

Suffolk has risen 40 places in national league tables for students in the county achieving the standard GCSE pass in English and maths, provisional figures have revealed.

East Anglia’s weather will have a distinctly cloudy feel this morning as a band of cloud and rain passes across the region.

The volunteer head gardener at a popular Sudbury museum has been recognised with a prestigious award following 14 years of service.

East Anglian builders merchant Ridgeons has been bought in a multi-million pound deal.

The mayor of Sudbury was among the guests at an awards ceremony which honoured green-fingered enthusiasts in the town.

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