Crafts and cakes will help boost Bury St Edmunds team joining the Girls Night Out event

Odie is this week's stray and is being cared for by West Suffolk RSPCA

Odie is a gentle giant and needs a home says West Suffolk RSPCA

Thurston College Lower school production of Spinning Tales

PICTURE: Mecha Morton

Characterful tale will unfold in college’s production

The Edge cycle race set off from Bury rugby club in aid of St Nicholas Hospice Care

PICTURE: Mecha Morton

The Edge cycle ride round West Suffolk raises £3,000 plus for St Nicholas Hospice Care


Bannatyne Group converts hotel rooms into more spa facilities in Bury St Edmunds


REVIEW: Dixie Strollers return with a bang


REVIEW: Silk String Trio at the Apex, May 25


REVIEW: Aurora Orchestra at the Apex, May 24

John Law performed at the Athenaeum as part of the 2017 Bury Festival programme

REVIEW: John Law at the Athenaeum, May 22

Crowds enjoying free street theatre in the Abbey Gardens

Bury St Edmunds Festival gets off to a flying start


NOSTALGIA: Browning’s blacksmith shop, Southgate Street - from the Spanton Jarman collection

This photo, taken in May 1982, is of a Teddy Bears Picnic, held at Hardwick Heath.

NOSTALGIA: If you go down to the heath today . . .

This photo, taken in May 1982 shows particiants of the Diocesan Family Day, held in the Abbey Gardens.

NOSTALGIA: It’s a knockout day from 1982

Nostalgia: Year 5 performing the Pied Piper of Hamlyn at Horringer Court Middle School in December 1994

NOSTALGIA: Stars of the stage at Horringer Court Middle School

St Mary's Square Vicarage, Bury St Edmunds. From the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: Vicarage, St Mary’s Square, Bury – from the Spanton Jarman collection


Obesity in dogs sparks epidemic of canine arthritis

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REVEALED: Top 10 baby products new parents DONT need, and the ones they do

REVEALED: Top 10 baby products new parents DON’T need, and the ones they do

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Hatchimals are one of this Christmas' must-have toys

From Silly Sausage to the Hatchimal: meet the toys that will drive Britons to spend £1.1bn before Christmas

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Could you benefit from 30 hours free childcare for 3 and 4 year olds?

A scarily good return to form for the Resident Evil series

Console Corner: Resident Evil 7: Biohazard review

Miniature multiplayer mayhem set to return with new Micro Machines

Console Corner: Micro multiplayer mayhem as legend of gaming returns

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The likes of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will make the Switch popular

Nintendo Switch games revealed as launch looms large

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Hacker using laptop

From fiction to fact: the cybercrime threats of the future

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Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

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Low river levels on the River Stour due to blockage at Cornard weir ANL-161124-124606001

Thousands of fish being rescued after dramatic water level drop on River Stour, Sudbury

Mildenhall Cycle Rally competitors ENGANL00120120829110208

Something for everyone at Mildenhall Cycling and Fun Day

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Converted windmill chosen for award

New brewery in Long Melford
Nethergate Brewery
Rodbridge Corner, Rodbridge, LS picture Richard Gray Director of Sales, Robert Crawford General Manager and John Holberry Managing Director
Picture Mark Westley

Nethergate Brewery secures move to Long Melford site

Airport luggage. Photo: Genevieve Hayward

Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports

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How to make the most out of your plummeting pound