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What kind of property will around £300,000 buy you in East Anglia? What about a bungalow in Bury St Edmunds, an apartment in Ipswich or a penthouse in Colchester?

Thousands of young people across the UK opted to miss school or college on Friday to demand action on climate change.

A Sudbury woman who was diagnosed with Parkinson’s last year will take on her 31st marathon when she heads to London for the capital’s famous race in April.

A task force is set to be established later this year to come up with measures to tackle a shortfall of places for youngsters who cannot attend mainstream schools.

It is often considered as an illness that affects people in older age rather than their youth.

The weed, which has been known to grow through concrete, knock down walls and destroy foundations is now prevalent across much of Britain.

Suffolk County Council’s budget featuring a 4% council tax rise and a controversial decision to cut Citizens Advice cash has been given the final go-ahead.

Voluntary groups in and around Sudbury are to be recognised with an awards ceremony.

A popular beer festival at a pub near Sudbury kicks off tomorrow with a wide variety of different ales on offer over ten days.

A woman has appeared in court charged with allegedly sending bomb hoxes and attempted robbery.

A project which gave more than 70 high risk victims of domestic abuse additional security is to be extended for another 12 months.

Controversial plans to expand the Copella juice factory in Boxford will be discussed by councillors next week.

Almost 18,000 drivers took a speed awareness course in Suffolk last year - paying out a total of around £1.6million.

Leaders tackling drug supplies in Suffolk from larger towns and cities have highlighted some of the signs for people to look out for that a “county line” may be operating on their doorstep.

A 50-year-old woman was arrested in Sudbury today after reports she entered a convenience store with a knife.

And now those looking for love this Valentine’s Day have been warned there are tricksters out there more interested in your wallet than your heart.

A sneak thief stole 200 single red roses worth £1,000 from a Sudbury florists shop.

A room dedicated to the memory of world-famous philanthropist Sue Ryder has been opened at a care home in Suffolk which was once her family home.

Sweet success is in store for budding young artists - with the chance to see their work on the front of a chocolate selection box.

A warning is going out that threatened cuts to rural bus services in Suffolk could leave some elderly and disabled people stranded.

Children across the UK - including some from East Anglia - are planning to miss school this Friday as part of a country-wide youth protest demanding action on climate change.

Retailers who offer a personalised service or a place where people can have an “experience” stand a greater chance of surviving the shake-up of the high street.

Depending on who you talk to: drones are either the cause of harassment to wild creatures or useful tools in conservation work.

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Join host Mike Bacon, co-host Carl Marston and guests Lee Norfolk and Jack Sibbons for another episode of non-league chat, some serious, some not...

In his weekly column, MIKE BACON takes a look at why more sports stars are protecting themselves from ‘going viral’.

The 2019 Ely & District Hardriders fully lived to its fearsome reputation as a tough early season challenge, writes Fergus Muir.

AFC Sudbury boss Mark Morsley is confident any ‘doubters’ among his club’s fans have been won over by his side’s performances and results this season.

In the latest round-up of the local rugby action, Colchester and Sudbury enjoy wins in London One North, while Stowmarket and Southwold both triumph in the league below.

In the latest in our Series on the ever-popular parkruns across Suffolk and North-East Essex, we spotlight yesterday’s windswept Great Cornard parkrun

Thurlow Premier

Long Melford 1

Framlingham Town 3

This was a well-deserved three points for Fram against a side that had beaten Stowmarket in the league cup four days previous.

Bostik North

AFC Sudbury 4

Felixstowe & Walton United 2

When these two Suffolk rivals went in for the half-time break at 0-0, it would have been AFC Sudbury who felt they could and maybe should have been two or three goals ahead, writes Barry Grossmith.

Horse owners are being urged to consider getting their animals vaccinated against equine flu even if they do not race.

Enjoy the latest non-league chat with Bury Town chairman Russell Ward and Achilles first-team player/manager Andy Coote. Plenty of views, plenty of opinion. But will you agree?

Joint guests of honour at the Chelmer Cycling Club Gala Dinner were two people who had between them racked up 108 years of membership of the club, writes Fergus Muir.

Felixstowe & Walton travel to AFC Sudbury on Saturday full of confidence with three wins on the bounce and no goals conceded during that period, writes Barry Grossmith.

A loyal Ipswich Town supporter said he was “overwhelmed” to receive a supportive letter regarding his mental health from Blues skipper Luke Chambers.

In his latest column, Tony Garnett reports on the Suffolk Winter Alliance event at Southwold, Suffolk’s Men’s teams for the season ahead and the first game of the season for the Suffolk Ladies.

Join hosts Mike Bacon and Carl Marston for more Non-League fun and chat....This week it’s Stowmarket Town assistant boss Paul Musgrove and Ipswich Wanderers player/manager Mark Goldfinch in the Non-League Pod ‘studio’.

In this week’s column, Mike Bacon takes a look at the FA Cup and the demise of the replay... The demise of the FA Cup?

Updated Horseheath point-to-point is OFF

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Horseheath officials called off tomorrow’s point to point meeting at Horseheath with snow still on the track.

James Madgwick rounded off his cyclo-cross season in style, leading from start to finish in the final Senior Men’s race at Milton near Cambridge, writes Fergus Muir.

New Hadleigh United boss Christian Appleford is ‘100% confident’ his side can avoid relegation from the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division this season, writes Mike Bacon.

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