Local headlines

Yesterday, 21:00

Angry farmers' market organisers are asking customers for help after signs advertising their events were mysteriously removed.

Yesterday, 11:36

The Met Office has issued a second yellow weather warning for snow which could see wintry showers and sleet arrive in parts of the region.

Yesterday, 11:30
National Trust

Northern Irish rock stars ASH have been announced as headline act for this year's LeeStock Music Festival in Suffolk.

Yesterday, 07:30

Two Suffolk MPs have called on the government to review police funding amid fears the county receives an unfair share of national grants compared to others.

Yesterday, 18:00

He wants public to have a bigger say and the BBC to put more oomph behind song selection process

Yesterday, 11:34

Hundreds of thirsty ale lovers are set to enjoy a tipple at this year's Chappel Winter Beer Festival as it gets set to return for 2020.

Suffolk County Council

Multi-million pound plans to overhaul Suffolk's street lighting with LED lights have been given the nod by county chiefs.

Tue, 18:58

Can't wait for spring, with its bluebells and lambs? Here are 19 suggestions of places to visit around the region over the coming weeks and months.

Tue, 16:45

Suffolk parents and children are being warned of the dangers of social media after a shocking viral craze left youngsters all over the world injured.

Tue, 16:24

Have you seen Bailey the spaniel? An appeal is going out to help find 90-year-old Terry Brown's much-loved pet dog, who has been missing for more than two weeks.

Tue, 13:09

Suffolk may see snowflakes this week, as some forecasts show glimpses of the white stuff.

Mid Suffolk District Council

Plans to bring empty business units back into use across two Suffolk districts - including the former Toys R Us store at Copdock and Bosch factory in Stowmarket - are being prepared.

Suffolk County Council

Health chiefs in Suffolk are planning to put in place autism support services for children weeks earlier than they receive now in a bid combat long waiting times.

Mon, 18:57

About 800 brave runners refused to be beaten by high winds as they turned out for the Tarpley 10/20 mile road races.

Mon, 18:34

July temperatures beat the 70F average on 26 days, but that super summer has been pushed into the shadows. Why?

Mon, 09:21
Dan Poulter

Surgeries are paying locum GPs up to £700 a day to cover shortages, it has emerged.


Plans to ease A131 congestion between Essex and Suffolk - by directing traffic to the A134 - were criticised as "madness" by councillors.

Mon, 07:30

New data has revealed that the East of England is the loneliest place to live in the Britain - with younger people more likely to be affected than older people.

Sunday, February 23, 2020

Heavy rain and strong winds are set to ease off as Sunday progresses.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

The Environment Agency has issued six new flood alerts for the coasts of Suffolk and Essex this afternoon.

Saturday, February 22, 2020
Suffolk County Council

Just one child in Suffolk referred for an autism assessment was seen within the mandatory 13 week period in 2019, shock new figures show - with waiting times nearly double what they should be.

Friday, February 21, 2020

Wind speeds of between 40 and 50mph are expected in Suffolk over the weekend - but there are currently no plans to close the Orwell Bridge.

Friday, February 21, 2020

The air ambulance has been dispatched after a motorist became stuck in water in a Suffolk village.

Friday, February 21, 2020

A missing teenager from Great Cornard has been found in London after being reported missing earlier in the week.

Friday, February 21, 2020

Medication for common illnesses such as asthma and high blood pressure are being rationed by pharmacies across Suffolk due to a shortage in supply.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Are you looking for weekend inspiration? Here are 10 ideas - ranging from stage shows to a Market for Mums, and a full-scale circus.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

A Stowmarket woman has rediscovered her confidence through the world of beauty pageants, after years of being housebound and "feeling like a zombie" due to living with epilepsy.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Our archives reveal tales of those lost in the last severe pandemic to grip the world

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Hundreds of people have made insurance claims after Storm Dennis and Ciara wreaked havoc in the East Anglia - with one insurance company saying it has already had more than 400.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Thousands of us love this quirky village by the North Sea, with The House in the Clouds and its Peter Pan lake

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

An Ipswich anti-knife campaigner was shocked by news that only around a third of knife crime offenders in Suffolk over 18 are receiving an immediate custodial sentence.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

An Ipswich anti-knife campaigner was shocked by news that only around a third of knife crime offenders in Suffolk over 18 are receiving an immediate custodial sentence.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

More NHS staff in Suffolk look forward to going to work - but rising numbers of workers are reporting being bullied, harassed or abused by managers.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Parents in Suffolk are being targeted with free workshops on what to do if their child has an eating disorder - after shocking statistics revealed young people with conditions such as anorexia are not being seen fast enough.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Too many frontline nurses, doctors and NHS staff are subjected to violence, health secretary and West Suffolk MP Matt Hancock has said - as he urged hospitals to take a zero tolerance approach to assaults.

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