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The annual summer production in Stowmarket is underway, with families invited to see The Railway Children this week.

United Kingdom

A new East of England Co-op funeral branch will open in Stowmarket this week to extend its support to the town’s community.

Stowmarket Town Council

A footbridge in Stowmarket has received a new lick of paint as part of two initiatives in the town.

11:01
Sudbury

With Bank Holiday Monday on August 28, many chemists and pharmacies will be closed for the day or open for a limited time.

Yesterday, 16:39

A Stowmarket museum is looking for individuals, community groups and schools to help set a Guinness World Record for the longest Suffolk puff caterpillar.

Yesterday, 12:17

A delivery driver is facing a trial after pleading not guilty to causing the death of a 72-year-old Suffolk cyclist by careless driving.

Yesterday, 17:20
Stowmarket Town Council

Colourful hanging baskets which are brightening a Stowmarket shopping street are on display thanks to the town council and a housing developer.

Yesterday, 16:30
Essex County

An Essex theatre has been given a cash grant to buy a captioning unit.

Yesterday, 14:49
Suffolk

With numbers replacing letters in some GCSE results this year, reflecting a new tougher curriculum, here is a guide to the new system for parents in Suffolk and Essex.

Yesterday, 13:00
United Kingdom

Work to maintain safety by repairing the Ewell Bridge in Essex continues this week, and there will be several closures on the A14 in Suffolk starting from August 21.

Yesterday, 11:47
Suffolk County Council

A highly respected member of the governing body of the West Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is set to retire at the end of the month.

Yesterday, 11:41
GCSE results 2017

Thousands of students in Suffolk and Essex are this week waiting for their GCSE results, but can you correctly answer these eight sample GCSE questions?

Yesterday, 09:26
What's On

If you live in Ipswich then you have probably noticed the growth in restaurants and eateries in the past two years. We have compiled a list of them for you to try.

Yesterday, 08:25
Environment Agency

More than 100 pollution incidents have been reported at livestock farms in Suffolk and Essex since 2010, including pig muck leaking into rivers.

Sunday, August 20, 2017
United Kingdom

The research has revealed the county is in the top 10 – with key indicators showing it’s a great place for pensioners to live.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Take our 20 question quiz to see how much of an expert you are on global cuisine.

Saturday, August 19, 2017
NHS

With the V Festival getting under way, health chiefs say it’s important to make sure you are vaccinated if you are attending major events.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

This quiz is bound to take you down memory lane – see how well you do at identifying what year these pictures of popular Ipswich spots were taken.

Saturday, August 19, 2017
Suffolk police

Nearly 200 suspects are wanted by Suffolk police for crimes from rape to drug offences – but we can’t tell you who they are because officers say it would breach their privacy.

Friday, August 18, 2017
Suffolk New College

More than 1,700 people will be running through Ipswich this evening – here are the key details for those taking part and going along to cheer them on.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Part of the A14 has re-opened after a lorry towing a trailer with a ride-on lawnmower on top crashed near Stowmarket this morning (August 18).

Friday, August 18, 2017
Tony Goldson

Urgent action needs to be taken against childhood obesity, leaders have warned, as new figures show at least 34 people aged under 25 in the East of England have Type 2 diabetes.

Friday, August 18, 2017
NHS

Health bosses are warning people to stay healthy and look after themselves during this year’s V Festival.

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Suffolk Constabulary

A lorry driver failed to stop after it was involved in a collision with a car in Suffolk.

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Suffolk Constabulary

A home in Bury St Edmunds has been targeted by criminals for the second time in less than three weeks.

Thursday, August 17, 2017
A level 2017

Hundreds of sixth-formers have discovered their much-anticipated A-level grades across east Suffolk following the biggest exam shake-up in a generation.

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Suffolk Police

Police have launched an arson investigation after a wooden barn was destroyed by fire near Stowmarket in the third blaze at the site in 24 hours.

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Stowmarket High School

An aspiring data scientist praised for developing a ground-breaking gadget which predicts pupils’ GCSE results has won a place at a top university to develop the project for real.

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Terry Hunt

The long-serving editor of the East Anglian Daily Times has announced his decision to retire at the end of September.

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Michael Gove

Thousands of students in Suffolk and Essex receive their long-awaited A-level results today, with early reports suggesting the region could post an unexpected rise in results amid national concerns over toughened-up reforms and exam “chaos”.

Thursday, August 17, 2017
University of Suffolk

Thousands of students in Suffolk today find out their A-level results. Here is a guide for parents and students about what happens on the day and what to do after discovering your results, with advice from the University of Suffolk and UCAS.

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Ipswich Hospital

Ipswich and Colchester hospitals are set to merge in a bid to create an organisation that can stand the test of time within an NHS that is at breaking point.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

It has been almost 60 years since Sir Cliff Richard was signed to a music label. To celebrate, we have created a quiz that will test your knowledge of his lyrics.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

A new Halloween event is creeping into Ipswich this year in support of a local hospice charity.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Are you stuck for ideas on what to do this weekend? Get some inspiration from our list of activities around Suffolk and north Essex from Friday, August 18, to Sunday, August 20.

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