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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Former Suffolk County leader Mark Bee is about to be ordained as a Deacon in the Church of England – and will be working in his home parish of Beccles.

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Mark Bee
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Network Rail has upgraded safety systems on 28 crossings on the East Suffolk Line between Ipswich and Lowestoft in a move which could ultimately lead to increased train speeds on the route.

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Sunday, May 31, 2020

A second dead whale has washed up on a beach in the region – this time the remains of a decomposed baby whale have turned up at Southwold on Sunday morning.

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Southwold
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

East Suffolk council is to restart its bulky waste collections – picking up unwanted furniture and large electrical items from homes – next week.

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Saturday, May 16, 2020

Fine weather and a relaxation of some lockdown rules is expected to tempt some people to go out for a family trip to the coast or countryside this weekend – but what facilities will they find when they get there?

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coronavirus
Monday, May 11, 2020

Suffolk is waiting to hear how much it will get from the government to encourage more people to walk or cycle to work as part of a £2bn boost for sustainable transport over the next few weeks.

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coronavirus
Sunday, April 12, 2020

One positive aspect of the lockdown on economic activity is the reduction in the level of air pollution from the fact there is far less traffic on the roads, fewer factories are operating, and there are much fewer aircraft in the sky.

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Friday, April 10, 2020

Britain may be in lockdown over Easter – but there is no reason for wildlife fans to be denied their fix of the natural world in their own garden or from the window of their home.

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coronavirus
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Cabinet minister and Suffolk MP Dr Therese Coffey has insisted government business will be able to continue despite the Prime Minister being in the intensive care unit of St Thomas’ Hospital in London.

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coronavirus
Thursday, April 2, 2020

An appeal has gone out for companies with unused personal protection equipment to donate it to help Suffolk’s carers stay safe during the coronavirus crisis.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Network Rail has apologised to passengers and promised to review the way it carries out work in the Lowestoft area after it cut off the East Suffolk Line during Tuesday morning’s peak period.

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Network Rail
Thursday, January 16, 2020

Bosses from Greater Anglia are being invited to Suffolk County Council to explain what has happened during the difficult roll-out of their new trains over the winter.

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Mark Bee
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

After a third day of chaos on the East Suffolk line between Lowestoft and Ipswich, Greater Anglia has pledged to get its services back on track.

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Greater Anglia
Wednesday, January 8, 2020

The last Suffolk properties without superfast broadband could be connected by 2022 if a new deal is approved by council chiefs next week.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

The new trains introduced on Greater Anglia’s rural routes were not the cause of the signalling problems that have plunged services into chaos over the last few weeks, the company said today.

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Greater Anglia
Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Nearly 6,000 pupils in Suffolk are being taught in schools whose last inspection showed them to be inadequate according to new figures unveiled by the county council.

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Suffolk County Council leader Matthew Hicks has been forced into a major reshuffle when his finance chief quit – days after a Tory debate over plans to raise council tax by 4% next year.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Greater Anglia has run its first tests on new trains due to come into service on the East Suffolk line between Ipswich and Lowestoft.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Controversial proposals to expand a quarry near Southwold are to be reconsidered later this autumn – but have already been given the thumbs down by a government inspector.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Cabinet minster Therese Coffey has come under fire from the Kennel Club after it emerged she has used a controversial “e-collar” which could soon be banned by her own government to train her new pet.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Suffolk Conservative MP Peter Aldous has warned that the expulsion of 21 senior members of the party has sent out the signal that the Tories are no longer a “broad church,” welcoming a spectrum of political views.

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