October 26 2014 Latest news:
As Suffolk and Essex’s rivers and lakes return to full health, it’s not just wildlife that is heading back to the water. Matt Gaw looks at the rise of wild swimming and the best places to take a dip this autumn.
Framlingham 1st XI girls were crowned county champions after a superb display in a physically demanding night of hockey. The first match saw a comfortable 3-0 win against Woodbridge School, goals from Hattie Sunderland (2) and Abby Gooderham.
Strong winds and squally showers made for difficult conditions for the rearranged final stages of the Suffolk PGA Match Play Championship at Thorpeness. Robert Pritchard (Cretingham) and Lawrence Dodd (Bury Golf Range), first and second in the qualifying stroke play, met in the final.
The gloves came off as Olympic gold medallist boxer James DeGale mucked in with paratrooper training at Colchester Garrison.
A pioneering Olympian who paved the way for the decades of female athletes after her was remembered at her funeral yesterday.
Ipswich: A former professional tennis player visited a school in Ipswich last week to give some coaching to one of Suffolk’s future stars.
Organisers of a charity road race in Suffolk are hoping to have raised thousands for worthy local causes after more than 300 runners turned our on a “wonderful” October morning.
Records were smashed in the horse racing world this week as Newmarket based bloodstock auctioneers Tattersalls took around £84million in three days – the highest turnover for a sale in European auction history.