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Seven talented young sportsmen and women from Suffolk including a steeplechaser, long jumper, golfer, basketball and hockey players and a javelin thrower, have received a huge shot in the arm following recognition from SportsAid, the national charity for sportspeople.

It was unique and authentic and a programme full of dynamic and diverse music from four wonderful artists.

Shops and businesses closed down early yesterday afternoon to allow their employees and customers to head home early as the Siberian weather began to bite.

Footballing legend Peter Shilton rubbed shoulders with an up-and-coming sportswoman who is aiming to emulate his achievements to play in front of thousands of fans for the senior England team.

Four former serviceman are planning an epic 4,000-plus mile motorcycle ride round the coast of Britain in a bid to raise money for a charity which is close to their hearts.

The popular boxing legend gave an insightful, informative, humourous and honest appraisal of his glittering career (warts and all).

A runner was attacked in a wooded area near Foxhall Stadium near Ipswich over the weekend, sparking concern among residents.

A disabled Hadleigh resident has hit out at the closure of the town’s Barclays Bank saying she has been “let down” by the business.

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

The mother of missing airman Corrie McKeague has said she has not given up the hope of finding her son and her determination in locating him is “as strong as ever.”

Donald Fagen and Walter Becker would be immensely proud and impressed with this nine-piece outfit.

The annual fundraising charity golf day in aid of the Theatre Royal, in Bury St Edmunds, has already attracted over 40 participants but there is still time to enter.

Free, cancer information and support is coming to Suffolk during Cancer Talk Week courtesy of Macmillan Cancer Support’s mobile service.

Empty spaces at rail stations across Suffolk, Essex and Norfolk are being offered to local communities.

For a river just over 25 miles long the Deben packs a mighty punch in terms of tranquil beauty, ever changing scenery and astonishing history.

A motorcylist was injured after a crash near Felixstowe Pier on Saturday afternoon.

Fond and heartwarming tributes have been paid to Ipswich Town Football Club legend Ted Phillips who has died at the age of 84.

Mystery still surrounds the discovery of a man’s body found at the side of the road within earshot of the busy A14.

The Regal Theatre, in Stowmarket, is celebrating record attendance figures after over 8,300 people visited the complex in the town centre.

The VivaVoices community choirs have raised £1,670 for Children With Cancer following their Christmas concerts.

Top sportsmen and women in Suffolk have praised the work of SportsAid Suffolk which has helped them further their careers as it marks its 10th anniversay today.

An elderly woman had to be rescued by firefighters in Ipswich during the early hours of the morning after she became trapped behind a door in her home.

Villagers in Wetherden will be able to see in the new year at the village hall with a variety of entertainers for adults and children.

A man was pulled out of the water in Ipswich this morning after he fell in.

The cold weather failed to deter one man in Bury St Edmunds who was seen just wearing the briefest of underpants and Wellington boots.

Much of Suffolk and North East Essex was waking up to a dusting of early morning frost as winter started to take its grip ahead of the predicted snow tomorrow.

The Snow Fiesta Christmas Fayre comes to Stowmarket this weekend.

A White Poppy replacement wreath has been put on the Memorial Gates, in Stowmarket, after the original one was mysteriously removed.

It’s business as usual today for Palmers Bakery, in Stowmarket, after £1,000 worth of damage was caused to the shop window.

The fine but cold weather was expected to attract thousands of people to Bury St Edmunds today for the annual Christmas Fayre.

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