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A family is working hard in preparation for the opening a farm shop in mid-Suffolk next month.

A specialist service has been launched to help new mums with postnatal depression and other mental health issues.

A group of Mid Suffolk opposition councillors has called for local residents to have their say on the controversial merger proposed for Mid Suffolk and Babergh councils.

A woman from Stowmarket who turned 100 this month has shared her story of war, marriage, and the secret to long life.

A Suffolk businessman is encouraging entrepreneurs to focus on spiritual growth through a series of five workshops.

Following the call, staff at Stowmarket police station looked out of a window and saw Roy Messenger standing on a path leading to the front door holding a carrier bag, Ipswich Crown Court heard.

Clinicians at the region’s mental health trust are too busy to complete mandatory basic life support training, it has been revealed.

The Lions Club of Stowmarket & District has been invited to celebrate the 100th anniversary of its international parent charity at Buckingham Palace next week.

With KFC branches up and down the country closed or offering a limited menu due to a chicken shortage - here is a list of alternative chicken restaurants to help you through the crisis.

Steam icon Oliver Cromwell will travel through Suffolk today as the engine is to make what could be its final journey before retirement.

Book lovers in Needham Market are being asked to have their say on a proposed change to the local library’s opening hours.

A Stowmarket company has been awarded the much sought after Theo Paphitis Small Business Sunday Award.

Suffolk’s highways website has been inundated with problem reports – many from frustrated drivers issuing angry warnings about the “dangerous” condition of the county’s roads.

The inquest opened today into the death of Stowmarket resident Jessie Searle, whose UKIP councillor husband has been charged with her murder.

A debate will be held in the House on Commons this week on whether England should adopt an ‘opt-out’ organ donation system.

Suffolk popstar Ed Sheeran arrives at BRIT Awards ceremony - wearing a wedding ring?

Bosses at a fast food chain have warned that stores could face disruption due to delivery issues for the rest of the week.

The equivalent of 92 ambulance staff shifts were lost in January due to delays at A&E in Suffolk and north Essex, it has been revealed.

Forecasters are predicting a cold start to the beginning of March as temperatures struggle to rise above freezing.

A tribute to disco pop icons The Bee Gees has been announced as the headline act for this year’s ‘Gig in the Garden’.

This year’s High Sheriff Awards have been presented to a selection of Suffolk’s most devoted charitable individuals and organisations.

Stowmarket Town Council has announced a brand new Food & Drink festival is coming to the town this summer.

Marvel’s latest instalment in their cinematic universe sees Chadewick Boseman reprise his role as the Black Panther and follows on directly from the events of his previous appearance in Captain America: Civil War.

A Suffolk organisation, which formed to “stop Brexit”, claims to be growing in numbers as it approaches its largest event to date – a regional rally on a nationwide day of action.

The A140 has reopened in Suffolk after a three vehicle crash this afternoon left traffic at a standstill.

A woman is reported to be suffering head and chest pains after the car she was in collided with a van in Suffolk this afternoon.

Pixie Lott could be your new neighbour, according to a national newspaper.

Norfolk police has thanked both Ipswich Town and Norwich City supporters for their behaviour at today’s East Anglian derby at Carrow Road.

School choirs from across Suffolk are fine-tuning their performances for competition with the Great EACH Choir Off now just a few days away.

Music industry professionals in Suffolk have warned that a “long, sober look” is needed at supporting live music venues across the country, as a new national survey reveals threats to the future of some spaces.

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A police union boss has condemned a spike in ‘vile’ attacks on officers in Suffolk as latest figures reveal a 265% rise in more violent assaults.

Cockney Rebel singer and musician Steve Harley is the latest to be affected by ambulance wait times, after waiting three hours and ten minutes after injuring his leg on Thursday.

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