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Yesterday, 20:10

Race campaign leaders have said ‘the time for action is now’ after a public health review shows that black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) residents are more likely to die from coronavirus.

Mental health experts in Suffolk have produced a support pack for schools to help anxious pupils through their return from coronavirus lockdown.

Yesterday, 17:29

The death toll from coronavirus at Suffolk’s care homes remains in double figures this week – but new deaths are at their lowest level since the beginning of April, figures reveal.

Yesterday, 14:18

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported in Suffolk and north Essex by NHS England on Tuesday.

Yesterday, 19:10

Suffolk and north Essex hospitals have recorded the first day since March 22 where there have been no coronavirus-related deaths – however health experts have warned there is still a long way to go before we can relax.

Yesterday, 19:00

The widow of an Essex GP who died after contracting coronavirus is urging others to listen to the guidance being given to prevent the spread of the disease.

Mon, 11:00

A number of changes to the Government’s lockdown policy have come into force today, but what can you do now?

Sunday, May 31, 2020

Fears have been raised that the Covid-19 lockdown easing is “happening too quickly” - as growing numbers of visitors flock to the Suffolk coast in warm weather.

Sunday, May 31, 2020

One new coronavirus-related death has been confirmed in the region after a patient with the illness died at Colchester Hospital.

Sunday, May 31, 2020

How can customers shop safely when more shops in Suffolk and Essex reopen their doors?

Sunday, May 31, 2020

Some of the 35,000 people in Suffolk banned from going outside for months under Covid-19 restrictions will finally be allowed to spend time with other people outdoors from tomorrow (Monday, June 1).

Sunday, May 31, 2020

He was an amazing dad who was utterly devoted to his beautiful three young children.

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Mobile coronavirus testing units are continuing to visit towns across the region next week – here is where you can find them.

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Childminders are being banned from picking up or dropping off children from some schools, it has emerged, which is another blow for a sector struggling during the coronavirus crisis.

Friday, May 29, 2020

For grieving daughter Lisa Hovell, the coronavirus crisis in care homes seems far from over.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Four more people have died with coronavirus in hospitals throughout Suffolk and north Essex.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Latest figures show the reproduction rate of coronavirus is likely to be falling in the east of England, latest estimates show.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Private hospitals in Suffolk and north Essex have been helping treat some NHS patients during the coronavirus outbreak.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Don’t expect to be back in the dentist’s chair on Monday week - that was the blunt warning from local surgeries after the government announced dental services could restart from June 8.

Testing of all care home staff and residents in Suffolk if one person gets coronavirus has been in place for more than two weeks, according to council care bosses.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Public health chiefs in Suffolk say they want to support communities to ensure as many people as possible are involved in the new ‘test and trace’ drive.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Calls have been made for tighter social media regulations after it was revealed over 100 online grooming offences were recorded in Suffolk in the past two and a half years.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

A 67-year-old who has a love of crafts is using her time at home to create face masks with plastic windows, which she thinks could help children in schools and those who have trouble hearing.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says that further adjustments to lockdown will be made from Monday including allowing households to meet in a garden.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Three more coronavirus-related deaths have been reported at hospitals in Suffolk and north Essex.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

A lockdown Thursday night ritual will be coming to an end tonight as the last Clap for Carers takes place on doorsteps across the region.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

A mother of four is urging people to seek medical advice if they have any health concerns after her toddler son was diagnosed with cancer during the coronavirus lockdown.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

A new ‘important’ project to help track people who have been in contact with those who have tested positive for coronavirus is set to be launched.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Four further people have died after testing positive for coronavirus in Suffolk and north Essex hospitals.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Plans to allow greater social contact between friends and family including permission to host garden parties and barbecues are set to be unveiled by ministers as they look to further ease lockdown restrictions.

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