Business is booming at one of the newest shops in Bury St Edmunds.


The Woolpit Steam Rally celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, with the two-day event is best known for its selection of rare and unusual tractors.

Hardwick Primary School in Bury St Edmunds has been lauded by a Government inspector as it retained its ‘good’ Ofsted status in Suffolk’s new two-tier education system.

Five votes cast out of more than 9,000 in the Tower division of Bury St Edmunds were the difference between victory and defeat for two councillors.

Paul Hopfensperger

Nowton Park will not be damaged by the construction of a new three-storey nursing home, says the company behind the plan, after a government inspector overturned St Edmundsbury Borough Council’s decision to refuse the proposal last year.

West Suffolk Hospital

The Bury St Edmunds branch of the Labour Party has announced that Bill Edwards will stand in the constituency at June’s general election.

Jo Churchill

Finding the body of St Edmund beneath tennis courts in Bury’s Abbey Gardens could see a surge in tourists similar to that experienced by Leicester after the discovery of Richard III’s remains under a car park.

Abbey Gardens

Two pieces of 14th-century gold that were found by metal detectorists in Lavenham will go on show at Moyse’s Hall this summer.


A pre-school has started working towards raising a massive £200,000 in funds to pay for a new building.

The mother of missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague has spoken of how the efforts of search and rescue volunteers helped her family “have some kind of life” as the effort to find him continues.

Nicola Urquhart

Many dream of having their own private cinema but behind the doors of a £1.45m Bury St Edmunds home this is exactly what you will find – along with a roof garden and an underground car park

St Edmundsbury

The tireless work of two fundraisers motivated by the search for missing serviceman Corrie McKeague has helped raise more than £3,000 for the Suffolk Lowland Search and Rescue team.

Corrie McKeague

Frustrated town councillors in Bury St Edmunds have been told they must wait another nine months for their second new PCSO to start in the town.

Andrew Speed

Tesco’s superstore in Bury St Edmunds has become the only place in the whole country where the company sells Silver Spoon granulated sugar – in a move that has been labelled a sweetener to local shoppers.


Just a few short weeks after temperatures soared to 24°C in Suffolk on April 9, rapidly-changing weather conditions saw a number of snap hail storms batter Suffolk this afternoon.

Met Office

Former Ipswich Town stars Matt Holland and Russell Osman captained the teams in the annual ITFC Legends charity match, held at Bury Town’s Ram Meadow stadium on Sunday.

Ipswich Town

An artist from Bury St Edmunds is not getting the attention she deserves, according to the head teacher of a school named after her.

Julia Wakelam

Many dream of having their own private cinema but behind the doors of a £1.45m Bury St Edmunds home this is exactly what you will find – along with a roof garden and an underground car park

St Edmundsbury

An aquatic mural has been splashed across the wall of West Suffolk Hospital’s day surgery unit – thanks to a Californian artist who holds Suffolk dear in her heart.

West Suffolk Hospital

The eighth week of searching a landfill site in Cambridgeshire for missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague could be a crucial one, according to his mother Nicola Urquhart.

Nicola Urquhart

A mother who was diagnosed with breast cancer just before Christmas has completed a ‘booby walk’ around Bury St Edmunds in aid of the hospital unit that helped her.

West Suffolk Hospital

More than 1,000 people have had their say on shaping the future of Bury St Edmunds.

Outraged residents claim those backing plans for a new waste hub on the outskirts of Bury St Edmunds would be blamed if increased traffic on surrounding roads caused a tragic accident.


It has sprinted by in the blink of an eye, but today marks the 200th parkrun event to be held at Nowton Park in Bury St Edmunds.


Concerns over the impact a new waste hub on the edge of Bury St Edmunds could have on those suffering from exposure to asbestos have been addressed by the councils behind the plan.

Environment Agency

A father has raised hundreds of pounds for the West Suffolk Hospital neonatal unit that helped him and his wife after their newborn twins arrived prematurely.

West Suffolk Hospital

Friends and family are mourning the loss of a former president of the Suffolk county branch of the Royal British Legion.


A serious collision has taken place in west Suffolk this evening, with police and paramedics on the scene.

Suffolk Constabulary

Drugs raids in Bury St Edmunds have unearthed a machete and sledgehammer along with a haul of suspected crack cocaine and heroin.

Suffolk police

Residents in the St Olaves precinct of Bury St Edmunds remain “furious” that they have lost their post office through no fault of their own or the business.

Ernie Broom

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