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Landlord is blamed in shock closure of Sudbury discount store

Babergh District Council

Writer Richard Curtis had concerns that calling his new film “Suffolk Lad” may have brought some pronunciation issues, but as reporter MICHAEL STEWARD found out there is a Suffolk and Norfolk on both sides of the pond.

Ed Sheeran

In his latest column, Nino Severino shares news of a trip to the Elena Baltacha Foundation by patron Judy Murray.

UN Court

Antiques Roadshow will be filming at Cromer Pier on Thursday May 24 - here’s what you need to know if you’re planning on taking an item to be valued or watching other people find out more about their precious or quirky items.

United Kingdom

Rail services between Stowmarket and Norwich were disrupted today due to a signalling fault.

Greater Anglia

Sink your teeth into one of these beauties for British Sandwich Week.

Food and Drink

Police are investigating after a man’s body was found on Suffolk marshland just hours after they had been called to an illegal rave in the area.

Suffolk police

Rail timetables on services in many parts of Britain change dramatically on Monday as companies bring in new trains with different service patterns.

United Kingdom

The end of the road for Charles Drake’s 1947 Standard 10 Tourer was something of a moving experience on a foggy, frosty morning.

Andy Russell

Tony Hewlett had some explaining to do when his 1962 Ford Popular was used by criminals and he did not know it was missing. But it didn’t fare so well as a tow car.

Andy Russell

Ipswich Town’s 2017/18 was dominated by the future and ultimate departure of former manager Mick McCarthy.

Tristan Nydam

Mothercare has confirmed it is to axe 50 under-performing stories – however it will not comment on individual store closures until all staff have been informed.

United Kingdom

A replica World War 1 tank, made in East Anglia, will be making its way to the Suffolk Show this month as part of its 100th anniversary tribute to the end of the deadly conflict.

Suffolk Show

East Anglia-based professional recruitment specialists Pure has scooped an Investors in People Gold Award.


There was plenty of national cycle speedway action over the weekend in Suffolk, with Ipswich and Kesgrave teams to the fore. PHIL CLARKE reports.


Jeremy Dunn of Norfolk Wine School shares his recommendations.

Food and Drink

Bring out the bunting and crack open the bubbly for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding on Saturday.

Food and Drink

Forecasters have warned there is “a lot of uncertainty” for the weekend’s weather outlook – with the biggest chance of showers coming when two major outdoor events are to take place.


Ipswich has today formally submitted a bid to be the home of one of Channel Four’s “creative hubs” developing programmes for the national broadcaster.

Terry Hunt

A person struck by a train on the line between London Liverpool Street and Norwich has died, police have confirmed.

British Transport Police

Peter Lane bought a year-old Ford 100E van in 1961 and he and a school friend enjoyed some memorable, and eventful, camping trips in Scoland with it.

Andy Russell

A person has been struck by a train on the main rail line between London Liverpool Street and Norwich, Greater Anglia bosses have said.

British Transport Police

It’s the Bake Off competition which separates the pro-fiteroles from the amateur-fiteroles - you have to be tough to take the criticism from judges Cherish and Benoit who make Paul Hollywood look like a pussycat.


Poor average journey times on the region’s key routes has led to business chiefs calling for a “fit for purpose” road network to tackle congestion.

Sandy Martin

Norwich chef joins forces with award-winning bakery.

Food and Drink

Ipswich Town’s season ended with a 2-2 home draw with Middlesbrough today. STUART WASTON gives his thoughts.

Freddie Sears

Legendary broadcaster Danny Baker’s back on the road, sharing stories spanning more than 30 years. He talks about holidaying on the Broads and the joy of being shallow.


Ipswich Town caretaker boss Bryan Klug hopes his players are inspired by the celebratory atmosphere which will surround what the club have labelled ‘78 Day’.

Bryan Klug

It gripped Sunday night audiences with its chilling portrait of global crime, now Misha Glenny, the journalist and author behind McMafia is coming to the region to share his story and the real stories that inspired it. Simon Parkin spoke to him.

Theresa May

Richard Batson tells how the Triumph Herald’s looks belied its dodgy driveability but an engine compartment you could almost walk into made it easy to maintain.

Andy Russell

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