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Met Office

Snow is falling across Suffolk and Essex today, but weather experts predict it will soon turn into rain.


Police and firefighters were called to a suspected arson attack in Carlton Colville in the early hours of this morning.

Yesterday, 22:24
United Kingdom

Highways bosses have announced they will be carrying out a series of improvements to the road network across Suffolk and north Essex this week.

Yesterday, 20:39
United Kingdom

Drivers in Woodbridge have faced long delays this afternoon after a major route through the town became flooded.

Yesterday, 14:30

Ed Sheeran has got engaged to his partner Cherry Seaborn, the Framlingham singer has confirmed on Instagram.

Yesterday, 14:25

Emergency services have been called to the scene of a car having gone into a ditch on the A12 near Darsham

Yesterday, 14:00

Could you offer a home to one of these cats and dogs at the Blue Cross centre in Wherstead?

Yesterday, 13:29

Tourism leaders in Suffolk have teamed up to entice high-spending younger visitors to the county and place it on their “must-visit” list.

Fri, 17:08

It comes after a man capsized in the water on Thursday afternoon

Fri, 16:57

A Suffolk folk quartet will be performing a Scottish-themed charity concert celebrating the poet Robert Burns.

Fri, 16:09

Amongst the jobs on offer is the chance to drive the park’s Safari Roadtrain

Fri, 12:30

The resignation of the region’s ambulance trust’s medical director has been announced just a day after it was alleged 20 people died waiting for help whilst the service was stretched.

Fri, 10:42

A community group is hoping a “miracle” will help it save affordable flats in a Suffolk town – after members were given just four months to raise £275,000.

Fri, 10:12

A meeting was held last night with police to address concerns over the crimes.

Fri, 07:12

Engineers worked through the night to restore power to households across Suffolk and north Essex after the region was battered by winds of over 70mph.

Thu, 20:56

A Second World War hand grenade has been destroyed in a controlled explosion after being handed in at Felixstowe Police Station by a member of the public.

Thu, 12:52

Supplying our local pub and restaurant tables with freshly caught fish and shellfish, including Deben mussels and oysters.

Thu, 12:45

A Suffolk woman has told of the part she played in forcing The Sun to scrap Page 3 topless women.

Thu, 11:50

More than 20 firefighters were sent to a blaze at a block of flats in Benhall near Saxmundham overnight.

Thu, 10:45

Major traffic disruption and storm damage is being reported across the region today as gusts of up to 80mph were recorded in Suffolk and north Essex.

Thu, 10:27

An MP has told parliament 20 people died in instances when ambulances arrived late to emergencies in East Anglia during a spell of intense pressure over the Christmas period.

Wed, 17:00
Environment Agency

Dog owners are being warned after a second pet died on the region’s coast in just over a fortnight – this time on Felixstowe beach.

Wed, 15:54

Since gaining my Bachelor of Education Honours Degree in 1991, I have taught in primary schools in London and Suffolk from Nursery to Year 6, writes Eleanor O’Dwyer, from Aldringham.

Wed, 15:29

EDF Energy officials said the Suffolk nuclear twin reactor power plant could cost 20% less than anticipated, and the project could inject up to £200 million a year into the county’s economy.

Wed, 15:12

Reports of dogs worrying livestock in Suffolk have prompted appeals for pet owners to act responsibly.

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