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Yesterday, 15:57
Coronavirus

A couple from Mendlesham are among more than 200 British nationals who have been confined to their cabins for almost a week on a coronavirus-stricken cruise ship where four people have died.

Yesterday, 15:47
Coronavirus

Suffolk and Essex have seen another rise in the number of coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours.

Yesterday, 21:46
Coronavirus

Parents have spoken of the challenges of homeschooling children with special educational needs and disability (SEND) and have shared their tips.

Yesterday, 17:45
Coronavirus

A Suffolk headteacher has been given a gold star by parents for his message of support and advice over concerns about their children’s schooling during the coronavirus lockdown.

Yesterday, 15:49
Coronavirus

A pregnant mum from Suffolk said she feels empathy for midwives during the coronavirus outbreak – as union leaders warned maternity services must be ringfenced to ensure women get safe care.

Yesterday, 14:58
Coronavirus

A Suffolk MP battling coronavirus on the frontline is calling for rapid testing of NHS staff to reduce rising sickness levels – as he warned the crisis could last into 2021.

Yesterday, 10:00
NHS

A week into lockdown schoolchildren, teachers and parents in Ipswich and Stowmarket, are still embracing the rainbow phenomenon which is keeping people positive.

Saturday, March 28, 2020
Coronavirus

The number of cases of coronavirus in Suffolk continues to rise, with the latest recorded figure now totalling 74.

Yesterday, 06:00
Coronavirus

The UK finally entered lockdown this week after numerous shutdowns – and scenes from Suffolk and beyond show empty streets and abandoned shops, restaurants and cafes.

Yesterday, 08:41

The clocks go forward this weekend meaning we will lose an hour of sleep, but with the country in lockdown mode we have plenty of time to catch up.

Saturday, March 28, 2020
Coronavirus

With the prospect of weeks at home, finding interesting ways to spend quality time with family is even more important – Colchester’s best board game brains take a look at the best games to keep you entertained.

Saturday, March 28, 2020
Coronavirus

The number of people in the UK who have died after contracting coronavirus has now passed 1,000.

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Chilly weather will arrive in Suffolk this weekend, as temperatures fall – despite us switching to British Summer Time overnight.

Saturday, March 28, 2020
Coronavirus

People in Suffolk are being urged to stay at home this weekend after county leaders issued a stark warning that “anyone can spread coronavirus”.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

A mum from west Suffolk who has incurable cancer had been planning special trips with her family in the time she has left - but then the coronavirus outbreak struck.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices has made an urgent plea for support as the coronavirus crisis has seen it lose up to £100,000 a week in funds.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

Tributes have been paid to a “kind, loving and popular” Suffolk man who died after contracting coronavirus.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

Community groups have banded together across Suffolk to help assist those most in need during the coronavirus outbreak.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

A huge thank you has been expressed to teachers and school staff across Suffolk while they care for the children of key workers leading the country’s battle against coronavirus.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

Greater Anglia has announced it is to make temporary changes to ticket office

Friday, March 27, 2020
Suffolk County Council

Thousands of carers across Suffolk and Norfolk are to be given additional training and progression opportunities as part of a £7.5million investment.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Suffolk County Council

Parents are still expected to hear whether their child has got their preferred primary school place next month.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

Tesco are placing tighter restrictions on their online shopping orders – now limiting the number of items customers can order.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

In today’s EADT Daily podcast an Ipswich teacher talks homeschooling tips, how coronavirus is impacting his GCSE students, and why it’s important to give Year 11s a proper goodbye.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

Firefighters could be called upon to deliver food and medicines if the coronavirus crisis deepens - as well as retrieve bodies should there be mass casualties.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

The UK has seen the biggest rise so far of coronavirus deaths and cases - as almost 3,000 more tested positive in the last 24 hours and nearly 200 lost their lives.

Friday, March 27, 2020

It is finally Friday after what seems like the longest week ever, so take a break and see how you get on in our pub quiz.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

Suffolk MPs have sent well wishes to Boris Johnson after he tested positive for coronavirus.

Friday, March 27, 2020
NHS

At 8pm last night there were emotional scenes across Suffolk as families came out on to their doorsteps to clap NHS workers.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

Suffolk’s authorities have offered assurances that necessary decisions can still be made during the coronavirus pandemic, despite councils unable to meet.

Thursday, March 26, 2020
Coronavirus

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Suffolk has risen to 42, an increase of seven.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

The winners of the Suffolk High Sheriff’s Awards 2020 have been announced on a special live show on BBC Radio Suffolk after the annual awards ceremony at Wherstead Park had to be cancelled due to the coronavirus.

Thursday, March 26, 2020
Coronavirus

All of the pharmacy opening times across Suffolk in one place.

Thursday, March 26, 2020
Coronavirus

The efforts of carers during the coronavirus lockdown are being recognised by social care chiefs – and the public is being urged to show its support too.

Thursday, March 26, 2020
Coronavirus

The number of coronavirus cases in the UK has increased by 2,219 in the past 24 hours.

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