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Angry farmers' market organisers are asking customers for help after signs advertising their events were mysteriously removed.

The Met Office has issued a second yellow weather warning for snow which could see wintry showers and sleet arrive in parts of the region.

Northern Irish rock stars ASH have been announced as headline act for this year's LeeStock Music Festival in Suffolk.

Two Suffolk MPs have called on the government to review police funding amid fears the county receives an unfair share of national grants compared to others.

He wants public to have a bigger say and the BBC to put more oomph behind song selection process

An award-winning Suffolk hip-hop poet paid a visit to his former school to inspire pupils to be ambitious in his role as a judge for a national writing competition.

Hundreds of thirsty ale lovers are set to enjoy a tipple at this year's Chappel Winter Beer Festival as it gets set to return for 2020.

Multi-million pound plans to overhaul Suffolk's street lighting with LED lights have been given the nod by county chiefs.

Two men have been charged with aggravated burglary after allegedly stealing wallets and cash armed with a hammer.

A man has died after his vehicle came off the road and crashed into a pond.

Suffolk parents and children are being warned of the dangers of social media after a shocking viral craze left youngsters all over the world injured.

Can't wait for spring, with its bluebells and lambs? Here are 19 suggestions of places to visit around the region over the coming weeks and months.

When former soldier Danny Holmes lost his leg after being dragged from a horrific lorry crash, moments before it went up in flames, he knew his life would never be the same again.

Suffolk may see snowflakes this week, as some forecasts show glimpses of the white stuff.

Two cars crashed during rush-hour on the A14 this morning, close to Bury St Edmunds.

Around 3,500 homes and businesses in Bury St Edmunds are currently without water due to a burst water main.

A man was caught attempting to throw drugs over the fence at a Suffolk prison, a court heard.

Health chiefs in Suffolk are planning to put in place autism support services for children weeks earlier than they receive now in a bid combat long waiting times.

A new 420-place primary school could be on the cards in Woolpit after a development of 300 homes was approved - but fears have been raised that it will be in the wrong place.

About 800 brave runners refused to be beaten by high winds as they turned out for the Tarpley 10/20 mile road races.

July temperatures beat the 70F average on 26 days, but that super summer has been pushed into the shadows. Why?

Tributes have been paid to a young RAF gunner from Bury St Edmunds on the 10th anniversary of his death in Afghanistan.

Train services between Ipswich, Cambridge and Peterborough were heavily disrupted this morning due to a engine problems on an early morning service which was blocking the line.

Surgeries are paying locum GPs up to £700 a day to cover shortages, it has emerged.

Plans to ease A131 congestion between Essex and Suffolk - by directing traffic to the A134 - were criticised as "madness" by councillors.

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Lewis Sullivan was crowned English National champion as Suffolk celebrated a marvellous one-two in the under-15 boys' race at the annual English National Cross Country Championships, held at Wollaton Park, Nottingham, on Saturday.

Athletics correspondent Carl Marston reports on Sunday's Tarpley 10/20 mile road races

Bury Town 0 Great Wakering Rovers 3

Injury-ravaged Bury Town, who ran league leaders Maldon & Tiptree very close on Tuesday night, have another home match to look forward to against Great Wakering Rovers tomorrow afternoon.

The postponement of the Revel Outdoors mountain bike racing, due to be held last Sunday, opens an opportunity to highlight the Sporting Courses (SPOCO) East Competition, writes Fergus Muir.

IT'S electrified the speedway scene... JASON CRUMP'S return to the UK this summer with Ipswich Witches... MIKE BACON caught up with him to speak to the 3x former World Champ...

Join host MIKE BACON and co-host CARL MARSTON as they are joined by Stowmarket Town boss Rick Andrews.

Bury Town 1 Maldon & Tiptree 2

The competition is fierce, towards the top of the Isthmian League North, but Bury Town remain in the thick of the play-off race going into the final 14 matches of the season.

During the week, Paige Peake knuckles down at college studying for her A-Levels - but this weekend she will go toe-to-toe with the England captain in a crucial FA Cup clash.

Time-trialists who compete under the age-related system of the Veteran's Time Trial Association gathered at Exning near Newmarket for the East Anglia Group's Lunch and Prize Presentation, writes Fergus Muir.

The Suffolk Winter League boasts a new venue this Sunday, with a cross country league race to be staged at Pakenham for the very first time.

Join host MIKE BACON and co-host CARL MARSTON as they are joined by former Luton Town and Cambridge United defender and now Bury Town boss Ben Chenery.

Like many racing cyclists Peter Horsnell of the Chelmer CC is preparing for the 2020 racing season, writes Fergus Muir.

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