A river bank which was falling into the water has been repaired and had improved accessibility installed by the Environment Agency.
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One of Beccles’ most prized community assets will soon be under control of its town council.
Howards’ managing director for 24 years, Chris Mitchell, is retiring following the acquisition of the local estate agency by the Spicerhaart organisation. Property editor Caroline Culot spoke to him about his career.
Plans to put apartments and houses in a former police station have prompted concerns from the town’s mayor.
Large crowds and perfect weather combined to make this year’s Beccles Hospital Fete a resounding success.
Beccles-based Spotlight Musical Theatre Group’s production of Summer Holiday the musical comes to the Beccles Public Hall next week.
A town’s community spirit was epitomised as a popular weekly market celebrated its 40th anniversary.
At a Suffolk hospital, herbs and fruit trees provide a sensory experience for dementia patients that they care for.
Concerns have been raised over plans to build 280 new homes in Beccles with residents fearing it will increase the strain on the town’s infrastructure and worsen existing traffic dilemmas.
Bus users on the coast will need to check timetables after changes were announced by First Norfolk and Suffolk.
The new mayor of Beccles is hoping to improve the town’s facilities for younger generations while also recognising its past accomplishments during her year in office.
A well-known choir will be hosting a special performance to raise vital funds for a Beccles-based charity.
A popular troupe of young performers is gearing up for its latest musical adventure with a brand new stage show.
Two Rotarians were presented with special awards for their dedication at the Rotary Club of Beccles’ 69th charter night celebrations.
Italian restaurant chain Prezzo could be the latest business to close sites after reports emerged of a restructuring plan.
Seven schools have closed in the Waveney area as the ‘Beast from the East’ hit the region.
A stalwart of the Beccles community has seen his years of dedication pay off as he was installed as the new rector of the town.
A foster mother received a rare moment in the limelight as she was made an MBE for three decades of devoted care-giving.
Members of the public will be trained to become special police informants as part of a new trial scheme across Suffolk.
Construction workers have moved in on Beccles fire station, as the first stages of expanding the site get under way.
Traffic on the A146 has returned to normal after a crash caused major delays this morning.
The year 2017 will always be a memorable one for Beccles-based photographer Joe Brady.
Community spirit is alive and kicking with over 30 organisations and charities across Norfolk spreading some Christmas cheer this year.
Community heroes have been honoured for their incredible contributions to groups and projects in Beccles.
A business support organisation is bringing back a popular range of skills workshops for start-ups in Suffolk and Norfolk.
He was the man behind one of the most evil villains in science fiction history - Davros, creator of the Daleks.
In a time of uncertainty for the high street, a Beccles department store has bucked the trend with the addition of two big retail names.
A college student took to the skies in aid of a cancer charity.
The future of a popular public space looks certain to have been settled after an agreement was put in place for it to be taken over by the town council.
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