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More than £42m will be spent on new buildings and vehicles for the region’s ambulance service, after bosses voted to press ahead with two new schemes.

Youngsters at Saint Felix Nursery have brought the Spring Term to a close in spectacular style with an Easter Bonnet Parade.

Simon Ward

Members of the community, who are passionate about their area, are being asked to make a difference and stand for election to the new Lowestoft and Oulton Broad Parish Councils.

Colin Law

Unsung heroes, community stalwarts and charitable organisations from across Suffolk were honoured at an annual awards ceremony.


Southwold Arts Centre and Southwold Library have teamed up to offer an exciting cinematic screening for all to enjoy.


Public drop in event over potential merger of Beccles police and fire stations.

Tim Passmore

The RSPCA received more calls from concerned people about animal cruelty and neglect across Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire in 2016 compared with the previous year.

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Beccles and Bungay Sport

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Bungay and Beccles Taekwondo Clubs have a very active student membership with more than 100 members, of which 35 successfully completed their first grading of 2017 recently.

It was a memorable day for Beccles Rugby Club’s under 12s on Sunday.

Beccles left it to the last game of the season to secure their place in Division One of the Empresa Norfolk Hockey League, finishing ninth after beating Pelicans 2nds 2-1.

Langley Schools Under 15s are celebrating reaching a national final after a long trip to Devon.

Earsham maintained their position of second in the division with a hard-fought victory against their promotion rivals but the day was marred by a serious injury to a key member of the squad.

Beccles and Bungay Events

There is the chance to dust off those Blue Suede Shoes at the Marina Theatre this April, as the smash hit musical Million Dollar Quartet arrives in town.

Simon Ward

Aspiring young thespians are being sought to audition for an upcoming youth musical to be performed at The Seagull Theatre in Pakefield.


Comedian and panel-show regular Ó Briain is among the latest acts to be announced for this year’s Latitude Festival.

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There will be entertainment to suit the tastes of all at The Seagull Theatre, in Pakefield, during the coming weeks.

Andy Davis

One of the most distinctive guitarists is set to thrill fans at Milestones Jazz Club this April.

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Painting, textiles and photography will be used in a new exhibition planned for Norwich.


Shakin’ Stevens knew very little about his large family’s history. A serious heart attack in 2010 inspired the singer, heading to the Ipswich Regent and Norwich Theatre Royal, to change that.

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Comedian, writer, broadcaster and former UEA student Arthur Smith was one the first alternative comedians before becoming one of the Grumpy Old Men. Now he is heading back to Norwich.

Donald Trump

Craig David and Pendulum will headline Sundown at the Norfolk Showground in Costessey this September, rounding off the festival season in style.

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Fans of Mozart are in for a treat next month with a concert dedicated to the composer at St Nicholas Church in Dereham.

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Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

Members of a small fishing club in north Norfolk have been called up to the England team.

More than 40 clubs in Norfolk have signed up to a new initiative to encourage youngsters to take up cricket this summer.

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A 75th minute strike from Phoenix striker Michael Power saw the visitors move into the Ryman North play-off positions while severely denting the Planters’ own hopes.

Old Buckenham Ladies complete a clean sweep as a new name appeared on the Shell Women’s Indoor League trophy after its third successful season.

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Horning Sailing Club’s 2017 season began on Sunday in brilliant sunshine and a pleasant breeze.

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