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A new band will win a place on the main stage at Bury Folk Festival 2017

Main stage prize for new bands at Bury Folk Festival

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The alien invader ant Lasius neglectus, left, compared to the native  brown garden ant

Look out for alien invaders that like electricity

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If your footballing pace isn't up to Bury Town standards, you could try walking football

Football at a walk for the over 50s comes to Bury

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Determined Tim who was diagnosed with rare disability achieves gold Duke of Edinburgh Award

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Ten retailers including hospice will grace the catwalk at charity fashion event

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Renovations begin for dementia hub in Bury St Edmunds

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Teaching union fears funding cuts will hit rural schools hard

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Paul Marion, NPAS assistant operations director for the south east, left, and Sgt Jules Bosley, unit base manager at Wattisham 



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Police chopper move ‘will mean a 24/7 service’

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Map showing the approximate locations of the crossings Network Rail plans to close
Background picture: Google Earth

Plans to close 24 Suffolk level crossings

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Plans to close 24 Suffolk level crossings

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Train and Tractor crash at Roudham

Train driver who put safety of others before his own after Roudham crash is hailed a ‘hero’

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Train and Tractor crash at Roudham

Tractor driver seriously injured in Roudham train crash was given permission to cross by possibly fatigued signaller

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Accident.

Motorcyclist suffers life changing injury in collision in Bury St Edmunds

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Fiveways roundabout, Barton Mills, will get �400,000 for traffic lights

Government sets aside £400,000 for traffic lights at Barton Mills’ A11 roundabout

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Police chopper move ‘will mean a 24/7 service’

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Specially trained officers from Suffolk and Norfolk Police continue to search the landfill site at Milton for Corrie McKeague

Health and Safety Executive will investigate if Corrie found at tip

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Ipswich Crown Court

Teen found with crack cocaine and heroin sent to young offenders institution

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Ipswich Crown Court

CPS refuses to accept pair’s guilty pleas on East Anglian burglaries

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Teaching union fears funding cuts will hit rural schools hard

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Westley School has achieved its Fairtrade Active award



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Bury St Edmunds school is recognised for going extra mile with Fairtrade work

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Cygnets (Great Whelnetham Pre-School) has written to Jo Churchill over cuts in funding to pre-schools. They stand to lose �5,000 this year because of lower rates per child and cuts to extra payments  for better qualified staff.



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Pre-schools around Bury fear for their future as they face funding cuts

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The students from the All-Through Trusts Horringer Court Campus

Bury St Edmunds students win first place in heat of engineering contest

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Lower sixth pupils at Culford School during their Evening for Malawi presentations on March 11

Culford pupils fund-raise for annual Malawi trip

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Plans to close 24 Suffolk level crossings

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Richard Hope, group financial director at Treatt PLC

Bury St Edmunds company - Treatt PLC - sees finance boss nominated for UK Stock Market Awards

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A computer generated concept image of the 80 bedroom Travelodge hotel and drive-thru Starbucks coffee shop, in Etna Road, Bury St Edmunds. Image by Brookes Architects Ltd.

Plans for Travelodge hotel and drive-thru Starbucks in Bury

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Assistant manager Alice Harvey with Lloyd Burgess, McKenna-Rae Foley and Layla Barrs

Bury St Edmunds nursery promotes former apprentice

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Region’s politicians unite in horror at Westminster terror attack

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Central Suffolk MP Dr Dan Poulter.

LONDON ATTACK: ‘You are always aware you are in an environment that may be a target’ - reaction from Central Suffolk MP Dr Dan Poulter

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Say whether you thing West Row should have its own parish council

Have your say on Forest Heath parish boundary changes

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Stowmarket Middle School site

Council buys sites in Stowmarket to develop for housing

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Budget announcement

Disappointment in Suffolk over Budget announcement

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Look out for alien invaders that like electricity

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Damaged asbestos roofing on the road by garages in  Plumpton Avenue, Mildenhall.
Picture by Colin Purdew

Residents complain after asbestos roof pieces left on Mildenhall road

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Your chance to say how Bury town centre could be improved

Four weeks left to give plan views

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Today’s Bury town centre masterplan consultation moves from market to Apex

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Members of the Get Walking Mondays group at Nowton Park celebrate their anniversary. Picture by Mecha Morton.

Weekly walk in Nowton Park celebrates third anniversary

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Volunteers and fund-raisers at the West Suffolk Hospital My WiSH Charity thank you reception

Picture Andy Abbott

West Suffolk Hospital’s charity thanks inspiring fund-raisers

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More patients will have to get blood tests at West Suffolk Hospital

Ward closes to new admissions at West Suffolk Hospital after norovirus outbreak

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23,000 birds were culled at Bridge Farm near Redgrave after a bird flu outbreak

Redgrave bird flu outbreak restriction zones eased

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