Aldeburgh news

Parts of Suffolk were flooded at high tide on Wednesday 22nd October. Places included Southwold Harbour and parts of Aldeburgh golf course.
The Coast Guards were on stand by at Snape.

Flood defences along Suffolk’s coast stood firm against the threat of breaching, which today spread panic among communities still reeling from the devastation of December’s storm surge.


The coastguard was called out to a coastal town to assist an 80-year-old man yesterday.

Framlingham news

The new Sixth Form Centre and Paul's Court at Framlingham College.

A top Suffolk school has brought in experts to work with its sixth-formers to help their personal growth and achieve better exam results.

Market Hill in Framlingham.

A new organisation has been created to galvanise action against the perceived threat of inappropriate development in an east Suffolk town.

Leiston news

Fire engine.

Multiple calls were made to Suffolk’s fire brigade after a van caught fire on the A12.

Hannah Everett and Wayne Burns of Leiston Film Theatre - the venue is preparingf or a royal visit next week.

One of the country’s oldest purpose-built cinema and theatre venues is have its centenary receive the royal seal of approval.

Saxmundham news

Fire engine.

Multiple calls were made to Suffolk’s fire brigade after a van caught fire on the A12.

The stoney soil at Meadowlands play area

A housing association has been accused of “cutting corners” by leaving an uncompleted play area in east Suffolk in a dangerous condition.

Wickham Market news

Fram Broadband is installing high speed connections at the top of churches in the firm's local area. L-R: Graeme Hall (chair of parish council), James Halsall (diocesan advisory committee and pastoral secretary), Tony Eaves (Fram Broadband) and David Clough (tower captain) pictured at Hacheston Church

A rural broadband provider is taking internet access to new heights by using church towers to connect a network of Suffolk villages.

A Fire Fighter from Leiston and Aldeburgh works on damping down the fire at The George Pub in Wickham Market that caught fire early Thursday morning.

Hopes are growing for the future of a historic Suffolk pub – 18 months after it was devastated by fire.

Woodbridge news

Mayor, Bill Quinton, officially launches the Poppy Appeal on the steps of Ipswich Town Hall.

An annual appeal to support British servicemen and women has launched across Suffolk this weekend.

Planning consultant Richard Brown attends an exhibition of proposals for 180 homes at Woods Lane in Melton.

Developers have lodged a government appeal over a district’s refusal to allow 180 homes to be built on the outskirts of a Suffolk village.

Halesworth news

Southwold news

A Volkswagen Fox was involved in a collision with a Hyundai Getz on the southbound carriageway at Wangford, near the B1126 Norfolk Road junction, at 12.45pm today.

Two motorists are in hospital after a crash on the A12 near Southwold.

Emergency services were called to a crash on the A12.

Two people were taken to hospital this afternoon following a two vehicle crash on the A12 near Southwold.

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