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A software firm is offering 'space days' to its employees to help improve their sense of satisfaction in the job.

Writer Julian Tennyson found Stowmarket 'rather dull', and Aldeburgh 'a far more pleasant place fifteen years ago'.

Who is The Lady in White, what happened to the wife threatened by highwaymen, and was a church haunted?

Back in the day (before Netflix, Alexa and YouTube) it was THE social highlight of the summer

This Christmas mums and dads across Suffolk are desperately trying to get their hands on Kevin the Carrot and Edgar the John Lewis Dragon - but can you remember the must have toys when you were growing up?

Cyril and Maria show how age is just a number and prove relationships with age gaps can last the test of time.

Is boarding school for your child? More and more parents are choosing this educational route for their children, increasingly aware of the benefits on offer.

Try local gins and Christmas trifle beer at what is the town's smallest inn.

He defied a Puritan crackdown and kept the spirit of Christmas alive

An Ipswich firm which makes toys to entertain the super-rich on their yachts is among the fastest-growing companies in the UK, according to a new study.

Models of the much-loved characters from the animated short film will be on display until January 5.

Farmer and preacher Alec Garrard devoted the last 20 years of his life to building the recreation of Herod's temple. The astonishing testament to his faith and skill once brought visitors from around the world to the Waveney Valley.

How much were houses in Ipswich? (You'll cry.) Who topped the pop charts? Was festive TV rubbish?

You better watch out...because Santa Claus is coming to town. In fact he could be coming down your street.

She risked her skin smuggling people out of occupied Belgium. So why don't we remember her?

A breakthough gel 'treatment' is currently on trial across the world - but will it liberate women, or become another thing to worry about?

Searching for your ideal fir? Pay a visit to one of these Suffolk-based growers to find your perfect Christmas tree this festive season.

Alan Cocksedge was our Sudbury chief reporter for 36 years. He 'showed a straight bat to hit cancer for six for as long as possible'

Binge-buying gifts leaves us with mountains of debt (and single-use plastic). Our reporter asks, is it time to stop piling up boxes by the tree?

This Thursday, November 28, will be the second late-night shopping event in Ipswich, with festive bargains ahead of Black Friday. Here's our guide to which stores are taking part.

Stowmarket Christmas Tree Festival attracted over 32,000 visitors last year.

A women's charity is crossing the gender divide with a new venture aimed at helping men transform their lives.

A Suffolk pet-owner has launched a luxury dog hamper business, after deciding there was a gap in the market for upper-crust canine treats.

Get started on your Christmas shopping and enjoy family-friendly entertainment at this festive event in Ipswich

We try out two pampering treatments at New Street Market's newly opened R&R spa

Fresh from opening in Chelmsford, the brand has moved into premises at Westgate Street in the town, promising loads of bargains for festive shoppers.

Viewers have been gripped by the broadcaster's new four-part series Cold Call. But it might strike too close to home for some.

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