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More than 200 Londoners linked to drug gangs have been found in Suffolk in just 15 months.

Yesterday, 16:00

Food prices, the adult care system and public order could all be disrupted in Suffolk under a no-deal Brexit, it has been revealed.

Yesterday, 11:00

Biddy's a descendant of the Pretty family, which ran the huge Ipswich corset-making factory behind Debenhams. Do you remember it?

Fri, 19:05

There has been an 'accident' at Kingfisher Leisure Centre in Sudbury - and as a result the pool has been closed this evening.

Fri, 16:47

A young singer/songwriter from Sudbury who draws inspiration from Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift has just been signed by Michael Jackson's former manager.

Fri, 11:43

Thousands of people - including schoolchildren - are hitting the streets today to support the Global Climate Strike, with a series of climate change protests happening across Suffolk and north Essex.

Fri, 05:30

Headteacher Toni Kittle has begun a new role at Westfield Primary Academy.

Thu, 19:01

The public is being invited to an open day at archaeological excavations underway at Clare Castle Country Park.

Thu, 18:58

A mum whose own life and that of her baby son were at risk during labour is fundraising for vital equipment to improve his mobility.

Thu, 15:01

Starting secondary school can be one of the most daunting times in a young person's life - but these pupils were quite literally having a ball - as they were given a disco to welcome them to Suffolk's Thomas Gainsborough School.

Thu, 11:55

A man has been flown to Royal London Hospital with injuries which are believed to be life-threatening after his motorbike collided with three vehicles.

Wed, 19:30

'Bury would not be the wonderful town it is if the abbey church was still with us, because we would be a city equivalent to Durham or York' says author

Wed, 19:00

Parents in Suffolk can now apply to secure a place for their children at schools for September 2020.

Wed, 16:50

Babergh could be set to cease to exist as a council area next year - but that has nothing to do with the controversial idea of merging with neighbouring Mid Suffolk!

Wed, 10:10

A Sudbury man who has survived cancer is helping to launch a nationwide charity campaign with Channel 4.

Wed, 10:10

Journalists of the future will begin cutting their news teeth on a new course at West Suffolk College.

Wed, 00:01

A water company has been told to improve after a huge rise in complaints.

Tue, 19:00

Uncertainty over Brexit is taking its toll on sales of niche homes in Lavenham, leading independent estate agent Tim West of Sworders has said.

Tue, 07:30

Chief executive of County Broadband Lloyd Felton is on a mission to enhance the broadband experience of rural communities across East Anglia.

Tue, 07:10

Find out how patients rate your doctor's surgery for booking an appointment and its overall experience by checking how it performed in our searchable table.

Mon, 19:10

'She was a very courageous, dignified, loving, cheerful and inspiring woman, and we will all miss her dearly'

Mon, 12:42

An Aldeburgh man was told his phone and broadband would be cut off by an automated telephone scam.

Mon, 07:30

Leading Suffolk politician Lord Andrew Phillips has weighed into the debate over the future of an historic Victorian building in Sudbury.

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Thousands of women in pink lined the darkened streets of Bury St Edmunds for the annual Girls Night Out charity walk.

Saturday, September 14, 2019
Bury St Edmunds

If you have been travelling around Suffolk today you may have noticed more people than usual on the roads as classic cars, cyclists and walkers took on a grand tour of the county's churches.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Around 3,000 walkers and cyclists will be taking a grand tour of Suffolk's churches today to help raise cash for the upkeep of some of the county's most historic places of worship.

Friday, September 13, 2019

A crest on a memorial in a Suffolk village church has been stolen.

Friday, September 13, 2019

Burglars stole a quantity of cigarettes from a Suffolk supermarket during the early hours of Friday morning.

Friday, September 13, 2019

A newly-launched police team dedicated to making Suffolk 'a hostile environment for criminals' has racked up 100 arrests.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

It's one of the buildings we can't usually explore. But we CAN see behind the scenes during the Heritage Open Days festival. Details here

Thursday, September 12, 2019

The day to day experience for parents of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) has yet to change more than six months after a damning report, according to campaigners.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Multi million pound plans for a scheme to integrate health, leisure and education services on one site in Bury St Edmunds have taken another step closer to completion.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

A 17th century ring engraved with the crest of the Colman family from Suffolk and with links to King Charles II has sold for more than £17,000 at auction.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The doors of a Sudbury house at the centre of a bitter row over its future are to be opened to interested parties.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

A cash-strapped Suffolk council which has already been forced to make severe cutbacks is facing a seven figure black hole in its school spending, it has emerged.

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