It was announced this morning that Suffolk hadn’t won the BBC Countryfile award for holiday destination of the year. But we don’t need an award to show us that Suffolk is a great place to live and go on holiday.
In a bid to beat the January blues, many people flirt with the idea of changing careers in the first month of the year, but rarely follow through. MICHAEL STEWARD meets one former Suffolk woman who left the high-flying world of investment banking behind to become a gym instructor – and hasn’t looked back.
The history of the site on the edge of the Great Churchyard, in Bury St Edmunds, which is now a range of quirky buildings in the Victorian Tudor Gothic style, is the subject of a lecture by town historian Dr Pat Murrell.
George Mannell, a design and technology student from Stowmarket High School has been named joint winner of a national award at an exhibition celebrating the work of young designers and furniture makers.