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Our favourite Suffolk tweets this week

PUBLISHED: 18:00 29 August 2018 | UPDATED: 18:13 29 August 2018

A sailors view of Suffolk from the River Deben heading towards Woodbridge.
The Woodbridge Tide Mill.

A sailors view of Suffolk from the River Deben heading towards Woodbridge. The Woodbridge Tide Mill.


From a naked gardener to a beautiful picture of the Deben - have we included yours?

The prettiest tweet of the week was posted by Twitter account Life On The Deben,

They posted a stunning shot of the sun setting on the Deben.

This got 13 retweets, 39 likes and three replies.

Twitter user Suffolk Gardener made us laugh with their picture tweet.

They took a photo of our board which read “Shock over naked gardener” and tweeted “It wasn’t me”

This didn’t get a big reaction but we found it funny.

An unusual drawing of Shotley Pier popped up onto our Twitter feed this week.

It is a great sketch of the pier with seals swimming underneath.

This received 15 retweets, 50 likes and eight comments.

The tweet with the biggest reaction was a birthday tribute to former Ipswich football player Fabian Wilnis.

Renegade Statman posted a video of the star with facts about the Wilnis.

This got 32 retweets, 202 likes and seven comments.

A lovely story posted by East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust on twitter made us smile.

An Ipswich Hospital consultant breast surgeon marked her final radiotherapy session dressed as Mrs Incredible.

The inspiring lady did it in style and with a smile.

A pigeon cull on Ipswich Waterfront has been suspended following plans from protestors to “disrupt” the event.

Restoring a village pub that was once John Peel’s favourite watering hole has been a labour of love for two families in Rattlesden, who couldn’t bear to see their local pub falling into a state of disrepair.

Schoolchildren joined a poignant suffragette march through Ipswich to mark the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote.

This was the moment a miraculous double rainbow appeared over an Ipswich school.

The Ipswich-based Volvo retailer, Donalds Garage has celebrated the opening of their new multi-million-pound showroom at Futura Park.

Looking for bargain toys in the run-up to Christmas? If so, there’s still just time to take advantage of Argos three for two toy sale - while Smyths has unveiled early Black Friday offers.

Serious safety incidents led to 35 deaths at the region’s mental health trust over a six month period, figures have revealed.

Ipswich is expected to have one of the fastest-growing city economies in the UK in the three months following the scheduled date for leaving the EU, according to a new report.

A road in a coastal town centre has been shut at short notice for emergency repairs.

Suffolk last week took a step nearer to taking charge of enforcing parking along streets, writes Mary Evans, Suffolk County Council’s deputy leader and cabinet member for highways, transport and rural affairs.

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