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Suffolk County Council and the Suffolk Association of Local Councils have joined together to relaunch Suffolk’s Most Active Communities for 2017.

Mark Cordell

Former Bury Town goalkeeper Nick Pope has described the emotions he went through making his Premier League bow last weekend, as he prepares for his full debut at Anfield tomorrow afternoon.

West Suffolk College

A former England test cricketer turned after dinner speaker will host a special lunch in Bury St Edmunds as part of the town’s festival of sport.

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Leiston goalkeeper Marcus Garnham has hailed former Ipswich Town youngster, Nick Pope’s ‘unbelievable’ rise to the Premier League and believes his story can inspire kids of all ages.

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Choirs from across the county raised more than £1,500 for a guide dog charity after various concert performances.

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Follow our live coverage today as hundreds of students receive their long-awaited GCSE results, amid concerns over the new number-based grading scale being introduced for the first time in a generation.

Thurston Community College

A Bury St Edmunds student is following in the footsteps of some of Britain’s biggest sporting stars after being selected for the athletics squad at the 2017 School Games.

Culford School

A highly respected member of the governing body of the West Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is set to retire at the end of the month.

Suffolk County Council

Touted one of the most popular and thriving markets in the country, traders at the Bury St Edmunds traditional provisions market are starting to feel the pinch, it has been claimed.

St Edmundsbury Borough Council

Residents and staff at a Bury St Edmunds care home took part in an Olympic-style sports day event to celebrate the year’s achievements.

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A community building in Barrow has received a donation of £9,000 from the Asda Foundation to add the finishing touches to its refurbishment.

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A Bury St Edmunds secondary school hosted a “humbling and inspiring” visit from 18 children from Belarus last week.

Sybil Andrews Academy

For most people one marathon would be tough enough, but a Bury St Edmunds firefighter is celebrating after completing ten marathons in ten days.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

A poignant 24-hour charity walk to raise money for Cancer Research UK was held in Bury St Edmunds at the weekend.

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Culford School has secured two national titles at this year’s Independent Schools Tennis Championships held at Eton School.

Culford School

The “vibrant” Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds has vowed to continue on “business as usual” after losing out on £720,000 of Arts Council funding.

Karen Simpson

Firefighters from Suffolk will pit themselves against some of the fittest from around the world when they take part in an annual sporting event this summer.

Rescue Service

Nearly a month’s rain fall fell on Suffolk in the space of a day, as the prolonged dry spell came to a dramatic end.

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More than 3,000 incidents of vehicle crime were recorded by Suffolk police in 2016, according to new figures.

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As the county gears up for its first-ever Suffolk day, a number of exciting events are planned tomorrow to mark the occasion in the west of the county.


Bury St Edmunds chairman Mike Robinson has cited Premiership champions Exeter as a marker of what can be achieved by smaller clubs, ahead of the new National 2 season.

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The electrifying atmosphere of the Race for Life charity event in Bury St Edmunds got runners over the finish line.

Thurston Community College

Ipswich basketball duo Josh Apple and Harriet Welham hope they can inspire others, after they were called up for Great Britain’s respective under-20s squads.

County Upper School

Walsham triple of Shirley White, Tracy Webb and Jeremy Webb retained the Guinness Cup on Sunday at the St Botolphs Club.

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With the UK terror threat level being lowered to ‘severe’, Suffolk’s Chief Constable Gareth Wilson has reassured residents that policing will remain more highly visible for the coming weekend.

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A former County Upper basketball prospect has played his part in history, by helping Hawaii Pacific University become a major success story.

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Welcoming twins into the world has happened not once, not twice, but amazingly three times to a couple from Suffolk.

West Suffolk Hospital

Bury St Edmunds have appointed Irish rugby legend Kevin Maggs as their new Pro-AM Rugby Director, on a part-time basis.

Gavin Hogg

Mark Morsley has finished managing to become Needham Market chairman. Having led Needham, Leiston and Sudbury in the dugout with some distinction, he reveals his best-ever XI.

Tyrone Mings

A secondary school in west Suffolk is at the “forefront” of providing mental health support to students.

Thurston Community College

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