Looking for ways to entertain the family during the school holidays? Here we bring you a round up of what is on in Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds and elsewhere in Suffolk, and into north Essex.
Heavy rain and flooding has caused delays on the road and rail networks across Suffolk this morning, after more than a months worth of rain falls in four hours.
A horse stuck in a water-filled ditch in Suffolk was rescued this evening.
A yellow weather warning has been issued for the East of England tomorrow.
Firefighters were called to assist paramedics in rescuing a 40-year-old man who was found in a pit in his garden with a suspected broken ankle this morning.
From half-term fun and open gardens to the Suffolk Show and air displays, there’s plenty to see and do in Suffolk during the school holidays.
Mobile speed cameras will be out and about in Suffolk today operating on the B1077 near Eye, in the Kenton area and around Bury St Edmunds according to the Norfolk and Suffolk Speed Camera Twitter account.
One lane is blocked on the A14 westbound at Thurston due to a broken down van.
Firefighters extinguished a building fire in Risby this afternoon.
The search for the holy ale may have come to an end in Stansfield after a new beer received a blessing from the local vicar.
It has seen a 30% rise in audience numbers in the past two years and now the Theatre Royal’s director is hoping an ambitious new programme will lead to a further dramatic increase.
Suffolk police are appealing for witnesses after a crash on the A1088 near Ixworth on Tuesday afternoon.
An infestation of potentially dangerous caterpillars in Bury St Edmunds has caused a supermarket chain to take the unusual step of cordoning off a piece of public land – for customer safety.
Bank Holiday beach-goers should be prepared for “unsettled” weather this weekend, forecasters have said.
A memorial jersey left in tribute to a cyclist killed in Clare after being hit by a car has been reported stolen two days before his funeral.
More than 225 people have signed up to take part in a charity cycle ride this weekend in support of West Suffolk Hospital.
A charity is looking for volunteers to take dogs like five-year-old Lhasa Apso ‘Sadie’ (pictured) for a walk.
Theatre students were given a shock during their latest performance – when they were greeted by West End and Broadway star Ruthie Henshall sitting in the front row.
Budding young artists have helped to launch a new walking trail around Bury St Edmunds.
Primary school pupils from across the county will be showcasing their skills in gardening and landscape design at this year’s Suffolk Show.
Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to the scene of a single vehicle crash on the A1101 at Mildenhall.
When I was nine years old, I headed off to St James Middle School in Bury St Edmunds in my smart blue blazer.
KEGS headteacher Geoff Barton doesn’t know what a fronted adverbial is, yet he has taught English for years and has written grammar text books. So how much do the new SPaG tests really work?
Emergency services were called to a head-on crash in Ixworth Thorpe earlier this afternoon.
The work of almost 400 West Suffolk College students is being showcased in a special exhibition as part of the Bury Festival.
Ipswich Town are preparing to tweak their approach in the Championship next season, with the signing of cultured Portsmouth centre-back Adam Webster.
Cai Griffiths has no regrets leaving professional rugby, as he plans his new career at Bury St Edmunds.
National 2 outfit Bury St Edmunds have completed the signing of former Ospreys front row, Cai Griffiths.
With “nowhere to go” a frustrated Bury Town Football Club is now investing £100,000 in their dilapidated Ram Meadow home, admitting a long-desired move away is out of their hands.
International superstar Mark Ronson will complete the stellar lineup performing at this year’s Newmarket Nights concert season, it has just been announced.
Bury St Edmunds welcomed Suffolk’s new professional cycling duo who are taking part in the national Street Velodrome competition.
A crowd of nearly 4,000 fans basked in the sunshine as they took in the red-hot action at the eighth annual Greene King IPA Sevens tournament, at Bury St Edmunds Rugby Club, on Sunday.
Friends of Haverhill man Sean Hickey, who died after a collision with a car in west Suffolk, have paid tribute to the “kind, funny guy” and talented cyclist.
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The biggest game of the SIL season so far takes place at Greshams Sports & Social Club tonight, when leaders Achilles travel to Crane Sports.
Mildenhall Fen Tigers just lost out to the Eastbourne Eagles in a superb KO Cup tie between two well-matched teams, that went down to the wire over this weekend’s two meetings.
There have been some memorable days at the Greene King Haberden in recent years but Saturday’s events will live long in the memory for those that were present.
Some of the last-ditch defending was excellent, while Bartosz Bialkowski was his usual sublime self in goal, making two fine saves.
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