Writer Richard Curtis had concerns that calling his new film “Suffolk Lad” may have brought some pronunciation issues, but as reporter MICHAEL STEWARD found out there is a Suffolk and Norfolk on both sides of the pond.
An imaginative campaign has been kick-started to form a group to work for businesses in the heart of Haverhill which could see £1 million created to make improvements and enhance the local economy and attract further visitors and trade into the town.
Mildenhall are now the only unbeaten side in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League, after their five-wicket win at West Suffolk rivals Bury St Edmunds in a low-scoring encounter at The Victory Ground on Saturday.
Summer sunshine was the order of the day for parkruns across our region, as local runners, joggers and walkers warmed-up for the impending Royal Wedding and the FA Cup Final with their weekly 5K challenge.
Joe Reed and James Stamatis both struck unbeaten centuries as Mildenhall continued their impressive start to the 2018 Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League campaign, with an eight-wicket victory over Norwich on Saturday.
It was the sort of day time-trialists dream about. Despite outwardly unattractive conditions, both the VC Norwich 25 at Larling and the Eastern Counties CA 50 at Six Mile Bottom produced personal bests by the dozen, writes Fergus Muir.
After the boost of a superb six-wicket victory over Vauxhall Mallards the previous weekend, Bury St Edmunds were well beaten by strong opposition in Swardeston, in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League on Saturday.