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The value of Suffolk’s tourism industry has grown to £1.85billion a year, according to new figures, with the total, for the 2013 season, represents a rise of £50million over 2012.

Yesterday, 08:55
Dan Poulter with employees at B&Q

A Suffolk MP has said he will do what he can to try and prevent a B&Q store closing down with the potential loss of around 100 jobs.

Yesterday, 05:59
New Anglia LEP chairman Mark Pendlington.

1) Given the critical nature of these discussions aimed at devolved government for Norfolk and Suffolk, why is the timetable so rushed – as various leaders have indicated to us?

Saturday, October 3, 2015
B&Q in Anglia Retail Park will close by 2017.

Home improvement giant B&Q is set to close one of its biggest Suffolk stores - at Anglia Retail Park on the edge of Ipswich, it can be revealed.

Friday, October 2, 2015
Alex Fairfull, managing director of Suffolk Installers in Needham Market.

More than 300 jobs in Suffolk and north Essex are at risk due to a proposed cut in Government support for solar energy, an industry organisation has claimed.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Screwfix is to open a second branch in Ipswich.

Building products retailer Screwfix is creating 13 new jobs with the launch of a second store in Ipswich.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Poundworld in Ipswich

Discount retailer Poundworld has announced it will open a store in Ipswich town centre next week.

Sunday, September 27, 2015
Can shopping local save you money?

There’s only four days to go until the end of September, which means my month-long challenge to eat only food produced within a 30-mile radius of my home is almost over, writes Sheena Grant.

Saturday, September 26, 2015
The river Colne at Wivenhoe, with River Cortage and other properties

I could call this story How Modern England Works but it wouldn’t quite do it justice, so I’ll just tell it and you can make up your own title.

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