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East Anglia continues to thrive as one of the leading theatre centres outside London. And this season there are a raft of premieres coming our way.

Andrew Clarke

Back in August, newly promoted Felixstowe & Walton came out 3-1 winners against Bury Town in a close encounter that saw both sides reduced to 10 men for much of the game, writes Barry Grossmith.


Fresh from another busy year bringing filming to Suffolk, the county’s film office Screen Suffolk reflects on some of the highlights and looks ahead to a promising 2019 complete with more blockbuster films.

Ed Sheeran

With Brexit looming, all EU citizens living in the UK will need to apply for the right to remain in the UK, and the Italian restaurant chain Carluccio’s has taken bold steps to ensure that its foreign employees do just that.

European Union

Our reviewers picked some of the best places to eat in Suffolk and North Essex.


Ruby Vinton was a very impressive winner of the under-13 girls’ race, at the Suffolk County Cross Country Championships, held at Culford School on Sunday.


Back in May 2018 a crowd in excess of 1,500 watched a top of the table clash in The Thurlow Nunn Premier between Felixstowe & Walton and Coggeshall, writes Barry Grossmith.


Make sure you know which pharmacies are open in case you need health advice or medicine over the festive period.


More details have been unveiled for a Suffolk scheme that could see parish council volunteers carrying out low level roadworks.


Former Ipswich Town striker Alan Lee has admitted his involvement with Bury Town is the ‘perfect fit’.


Ipswich Town take on a Wigan Athletic side including a number of familiar faces tomorrow. ANDY WARREN takes a look.


Ipswich Town goalkeeper Bartosz Bialkowski has been backed to recover from a bad week by team-mate Cole Skuse.

Cole Skuse

Ipswich Town have released their accounts for the 2017/18 financial year ahead of the club’s PLC AGM at Portman Road tonight.

Ellis Harrison

Sudbury is to lose another big retailer.


Bury Town boss Ben Chenery has heaped praise on young Ipswich Town striker Jack Lankester, saying he has a ‘real eye for goal’.

Paul Lambert

A distraught mother has described Suffolk’s mental health service as “farcical” and claims it is failing families after her daughter attempted to take her own life – but was not sectioned.

Ipswich Hospital

Heirlooms passed down by a First World War veteran who served as a butler to children of the Royal Family are going under the hammer next week.


An annual Christmas fayre held in west Suffolk, one of the largest in the UK, is to continue for at least another three years, it has been confirmed.

United Kingdom

Mark Heath and his wife Liz visited The Cadogan Arms in Ingham, near Bury St Edmunds, for a Saturday night dinner. Here’s what they made of it.


There’s something special about a well-performed pantomime. Arts editor Andrew Clarke spoke to Karen Simpson, from Bury Theatre Royal, about what makes this great theatrical tradition so successful

Andrew Clarke

Football writer Carl Marston dons his anorak to visit clubs in the region (and beyond) in his quest for good football and a good cup of tea. Here he rolls up at Stowmarket Town’s Greens Meadow

With Guy Fawkes night just a fading memory, Christmas is now looming closer with lighting switch-ons, the arrival of Santa and Christmas fayres now dominating our social calendars. Miriam Spall from Where To Take Our Children/Suffolk Kids has look at the family events coming up this week

West Suffolk Hospital

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history. Today features David Johnson signing for Town and Sir Bobby Robson’s testimonial match at Portman Road

Bobby Robson

Recommendations for the future of Bury St Edmunds’ Christmas Fayre have been slammed as “devoid of ambition” – with calls made to start 2020’s event from scratch.


Leiston boss Stuart Boardley says it’s been ‘a promising’ first week at Victory Road for him as the new boss.


Commuters faced delays and cancellations this morning after Greater Anglia announced disruption due to a trespass incident.


Our Best Coffee Shop winners have much to celebrate this year.


Take a look at some of the snaps of the sky which have been shared on Instagram in Suffolk over the last seven days.


Local businesses in Bury St Edmunds attended the Local Links award ceremony on Wednesday to celebrate the achievements of organisations who have been promoting sustainable travel amongst their employees.

Suffolk County Council

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