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Applications for the Greene King Apprenticeship Programme surge by 141% following its 2016 pledge to take on 10,000 apprentices

Greene King

A new free music event planned for August Bank Holiday weekend is set to fill the void left by the popular Mansion of the Moon festival - and help Suffolk bands in their quest for stardom.


Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond) running in different parkruns. This week he heads east to Lowestoft

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Three minutes: that’s all the time you may have to find and use a defibrillator if you see someone having a heart attack.


Suffolk entrepreneur Ben Hutton is set to open his second restaurant in Bury-St-Edmunds with the support of a £30,000 funding package from NatWest bank.


Suffolk-based financial advisers Kingsfleet Wealth has been selected as a finalist in the 2018 Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards.


A Suffolk-based video and film production company has returned to its roots on a recruitment campaign for the University of Suffolk.

University of Suffolk

Martyn Waghorn is set to sign for Derby County today, with Toto Nsisla and Jon Nolan in Ipswich ahead of their double switch from Shrewsbury Town.

Martyn Waghorn

Eastern Enterprise Hub on Ipswich Waterfront is closing after a highly-productive seven-year run. Some of its graduates reflect on how it’s helped them. Sarah Chambers reports


A panel holding Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner to account have urged him to pursue plans to widen a scheme featuring new speed cameras with automatic number plate recognition (ANPR).

Tim Passmore

A dedicated panel which holds Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner to account has expressed “serious concerns” over plans to axe half of the county’s PCSOs.

Tim Passmore

Suffolk-based Supreme Petfoods, a company which makes food for small pets, is seeing growing success.

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The results of our survey into what people thought of this part of the world that we published earlier this week were illuminating – but hardly a major surprise.

Dan Poulter

The shortage of carbon dioxide that forced some supermarkets and pubs to ration fizzy drinks sales has not gone away yet.


Suffolk-based property developer John Howard is revealing his tips on how to make a fortune buying and selling property in a new book.


Although the sun has been shining of late, the mood of manufacturers in Suffolk has been decidedly gloomy, as Brexit uncertainty weighs down on the local exporting economy.

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce

There was a newcomer to the Love Island villa last night - a personal trainer who left stunning Suffolk to live in London with his former girlfriend.


Mark Lewis of Ipswich won the Silver Barrel at Purdis Heath. Playing off a handicap of three he had gross scores of 72 and 71 leaving him with a net score of 137 to take the handicap trophy. He will now play off two.

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Suffolk studio and annexe building specialists Zedbox invests in further growth.


It looks like 2018’s going to be another great year for Suffolk singer-songwriter Bessie Turner, who’s released debut EP 22:22.


Alex Oxley and Jed Cawkwell dazzled with a terrific unbroken stand of 208 to guide Copdock & Old Ipswichian to a fine seven-wicket win at Frinton, in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League on Saturday.


Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond!), running in different parkruns. Here he heads to Felixstowe


Suffolk-based Vertas Group acquires Churchill Catering Ltd and moves into the commercial and leisure market with 50 sites from Forestry Commission visitor centres to county police forces.

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Almost 800 people have paid their respects to a popular Ipswich teenager who tragically died at the age of 17.

Ipswich Crown Court

Calls have been made for Suffolk Highways chiefs to address frustrated Ipswich motorists at a dedicated public meeting to discuss the state of the town’s roads.

Suffolk County Council

The Brat Pack movies were an important part of 1980s cinema. Suffolk-based film critic James King has written a book which delves behind the scenes of this fun-loving period and talks to the stars who defined the era. Arts editor Andrew Clarke caught up with him

Andrew Clarke

One of the major dispensers of gas in East Anglia has described the biggest shortage of carbon dioxide in a decade as the “perfect storm.”

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An inaugural Midsummer Ball has been hailed a huge success after raising nearly £50,000 for a Suffolk-based charity.


The mesmerising voice of Caswell is the latest sound to grace the Suffolk festival scene. We caught up with one of the region’s rising music stars.


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