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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

It’s Dementia Action Week, an annual campaign to improve the lives of the UK’s 850,000 sufferers. Sheena Grant reports on a housing initiative that helps couples stay living together after a dementia diagnosis, however bad things get.

Sheena Grant

The Suffolk Show will be rolling out the pink carpet as independent clothing labels provide a draw for the event’s dedicated fashionistas.

Ed Sheeran

Ellisons Solicitors has marked a milestone as its Clacton-on-Sea office clocks up its 10th anniversary.


East Anglian bean to bar chocolate maker scoops accolades at 2018 Academy of Chocolate Awards.

Food and Drink

Bury St Edmunds-based major employer Servest the target for European company

United Kingdom

Hundreds of families have signed up for free school meals following a link-up between Suffolk county council and three other authorities.

Gordon Jones

Suffolk-based Hopkins Homes has been named in the fifth edition of the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG)’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain report.

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

More than 1500 people are expected to descend on one of the the region’s largest business-to-business event, which takes place in Ipswich today (Wednesday, May 16).

Suffolk County Council

Alice Barlow of Hintlesham retained the Churchman Challenge Cup as Suffolk Ladies’ champion for the third successive year.


The Suffolk superstar recommended The Hot Sausage Company on Ipswich high street in his latest promo video.


Running a restaurant is tough, but a host of new outlets, including in East Anglia, have sprung up since the end of the recession, new figures show.

United Kingdom

Ipswich Town youngster Dylan Crowe is just one win away from the Under 17 European Championship final following the Young Lions’ victory over Norway yesterday.

Josh Emmanuel

Jon Vaughan Treherne Marks, who has died aged 75, was one of Suffolk’s best-ever amateur golfers, writes Tony Garnett

Marcus Evans

Ipswich Town’s new manager may not have millions to spend, but much about the job will appeal. STUART WATSON analyses why the Blues will prove a lure.

Tristan Nydam

Festival founder Melvin Benn assured families worried about Latitude becoming the first festival arena to sell solely street food that kids will find lots to eat.

Latitude 2018

John Norman takes a look at annual RIBA Suffolk Craftsmanship Awards.

John Norman

Suffolk Show-goers are set for a heavy horse extravaganza this year, with unprecedented access to the kings of the field as they are prepared for their big moment in the ring.


A retired City investor has warned that Suffolk councils’ attempts to boost their income by investing in property could come back to haunt them if there is another financial crash.


Suffolk auctioneer Hayden, and his teenage son, to cycle through three countries for charity.


Ipswich Town legend George Burley has formally applied for the vacant manager’s position at his beloved Blues – and lined up Terry Butcher as his assistant – insisting he has ‘all the credentials’.

George Burley

Two Ipswich Town legends will go head-to-head in the dugout to raise money for a Suffolk-based charity.

George Burley

More than £74m has been invested in commercial-scale renewable energy generation projects developed by businesses, farmers, landowners and communities across Suffolk, according to a new study.


Flower fanatics are in for a treat this year as the Suffolk Show goes all out with its biggest display to date.

Trinity Park

Find out how to organise an event of your own as we continue the countdown to Suffolk Day on June 21.

Suffolk County Council

Celebrations were held on Sunday to mark the completion of building works at St Augstine’s Church in Ipswich.


Art For Cure, the art exhibition raising money for cancer research, is back with a bang, once again taking over Glemham Hall. Arts Editor Andrew Clarke spoke to curator and founder Belinda Gray about the new additions to this year’s show

Andrew Clarke

Suffolk Show organisers are launching what is thought to be the first interactive app for an agricultural event of its kind in England.

Suffolk County Council

Everybody loves photographs of babies - and pets - and now they win prizes.


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