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Suffolk: Locum GPs being offered £1,000 a day to work in surgeries, prisons and walk-in centres in county

Health campaigners have voiced concern after it emerged GPs are being offered up to £1,000 a day for temporary work in Suffolk.

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Suffolk Show: Looking ahead to the 2014 Suffolk Show - taking place on May 28 and 29

Bill Baker, honorary show director of the Suffolk Show, previews an event beloved of East Anglians and visitors to the area.

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Video/Gallery: Every dog has its day at Trinity Park All About Dogs day

Dog owners had as much fun as their four-legged friends at an event dedicated entirely to canines.

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Copdock Motorcycle Club presents donation to Suffolk Oxygen Therapy Centre

Great Blakenham: Copdock Classic Motorcycle Club donates £500 to Suffolk Oxygen Therapy Centre

An oxygen therapy centre in Suffolk, described as a “lifeline” by its users, has thanked the organisers of an annual motorcycle show for a £500 donation.

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The of The Hearing Care Centre's previous quiz nights.

Ipswich: The Hearing Care Centre invites local firms to enter teams for annual quiz night

The Hearing Care Centre is inviting other local businesses to enter its annual quiz night, which is being held this year on Sunday, May 18 at Greshams Sports Club in Tuddenham Road, Ipswich.

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County council leader Mark Bee and his deputy Lisa Chambers at Endeavour House in Ipswich.

Neither side happy at close leadership election result

The close result in last week’s county council leadership battle has left both sides licking their wounds and trying to work out where it leaves the authority.

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NEWMARKET PREVIEW: Charlie Hills hoping for Newmarket racing win on first day of season

Trainer Charlie Hills is hoping for a winning run today just 72 hours after helping raise thousands of pounds for Racing Welfare by completing the London Marathon.

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Travel: Rail services in Diss, Ipswich, Manningtree and Colchester cancelled after person hit by train in Ilford

Rail services may be cancelled, delayed or revised at short notice after a person was hit by a train earlier today.

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