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Five fire engines have been called to a four-car crash in Fornham Road, Bury St Edmunds.

A man accused of striking another man with a hammer in Bury St Edmunds has been charged by Suffolk police.

Having spent a year on mental health units Suffolk teenager Sasha Campbell knows how easy it is for patients to lose faith.

Suffolk pet and animal charities have praised Sainsbury's decision to not sell fireworks in its stores ahead of Bonfire night next month.

The A14 has re-opened at Bury St Edmunds after what is believed to be hydraulic fluid spilt into the road.

Calls for a Suffolk authority to reverse cuts to health visitor numbers have been rejected.

A road is blocked in Saxmundham following a two car crash involving an Audi.

An independent review led by Suffolk's chief fire officer is set to take place over controversial school transport changes.

An alcoholic with 140 convictions has thanked a judge at Ipswich Crown Court for sparing him prison and giving him a chance to get help for his drink problem.

A hard-hitting video which sees SEND youngsters talk about how bullies have made them "sad and angry" is set to be rolled out in schools across Suffolk.

Trains may be delayed or cancelled through Needham Market after a van collided with a railway bridge this afternoon.

A burglar who targeted three homes in the same day drove police to two more of his crime scenes in an attempt to "wipe the slate clean".

Ipswich MP Sandy Martin has demanded action over traffic management of the Orwell Bridge in high winds, warning that delays are "playing politics" with the town.

A suicidal man who was brandishing a large knife when he ran in front of cars in Thetford has been jailed for 16 months today.

When Holly Patrick proudly joined fellow students at her University of Suffolk graduation ceremony, she had a very special plus one by her side.

An early 20th century former cinema, lighthouses and a former atomic bomb inspection shed are just some of the East Anglian landmarks to be added to or removed from a register of at-risk historic sites.

Suffolk is among the top five areas of the country for adult social care, according to latest data.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary after a motorcycle was stolen overnight at a Stanton petrol station.

The official AA Restaurant Guide 2020 has named its top 43 Suffolk establishments - and given a prestigious 'three rosette' ranking to two eateries.

The Field of Dreams Community Farm at Thurston in Suffolk has been boosted by an unusual gift - 50 plastic portable toilets.

A motorcycle collided with a car in Bury St Edmunds this morning leaving the 16-year-old biker with a shoulder injury.

One of Suffolk's biggest ever music stars has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Suffolk during a week of celebratory graduations.

The RSPCA is appealing for more people in Suffolk to adopt cats during its Cat Week, which runs until October 20, as part of its "Adoptober" campaign.

Warnings have been issued by environmental experts over water usage as they claim a wet winter is needed to prevent water sanctions being put in place next year.

Catwalk supermodel Claudia Schiffer and her film-maker husband Matthew Vaughn have lost a planning dispute with a neighbour who wants to double the size of her cottage on the edge of their Suffolk estate.

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Orwell Velo member Matt Day took the East District Hill Climb Championship with a 46 second ascent of the short, sharp Semer Hill near Hadleigh, writes Fergus Muir.

Leiston boss, Ian Cornforth, is not prepared to throw in the towel and accept that the East Suffolk club will be relegated from Step Three this season, despite a nightmarish first three months.

With the Witches versus Robins play-offs in sight, one promoter, one fan and one journalist got together to discuss the big meeting ahead.

It's IPSWICH WITCHES v SWINDON ROBINS in the Premiership speedway play-off final... MIKE BACON takes a look at how he feels the final will pan out.

Ipswich off-road expert Ross Tricker came out top of a three-way fight for the Senior win at the CC Ashwell cyclo-cross near Hitchin.

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In our latest round-up of the local rugby round-up action, there are good wins for Bury, Colchester and Braintree.

Join host MIKE BACON for a fun speedway podcast with Ipswich Witches skipper Danny King and Witches team boss Ritchie Hawkins.

Bury Town have a big incentive to win tomorrow's home match against Tilbury - bag another three points and they will go to the top of Isthmian League North.

Join host MIKE BACON and co-host CARL MARSTON, with guests Ben Deacon, Ricky Cornish and Paul Musgrove

Ipswich rider Gemma Melton (XRT/Elmy Cycles) scored a remarkable third place in a massive field in the women's cyclo-cross at Milton Keynes, writes Fergus Muir.

Trevor Newman has stepped down from his role as first team manager of Walsham-le-Willows following last night's match against Thetford Town.

Bury Town will be looking to translate their terrific league form into cup success when they travel to Lincoln United for an FA Trophy extra preliminary round tie this afternoon.

MIKE BACON and CARL MARSTON are joined by one of Suffolk's longest-serving chairman, Bury Town's Russell Ward.

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