Two nurseries strike gold at Chelsea show

Two local nurseries are celebrating gold medals at this year’s Chelsea Flower show.

Jamie Glerum with project manager Brian Sykes at the construction site for Western Way Retail

Construction under way of £10 million retail park in Bury - generating up to 150 jobs

Construction is under way of a £10 million retail park which will create up to 150 jobs in Bury St Edmunds.

Pictured with their coffee are Vicky, Harry,3, Ruby, 6, and Ben. Vicky and Ben have formed the Wise Coffee Co supplying coffee from their Alpheton home.

West Suffolk couple launch their own coffee company

A couple have set up their own business sourcing and supplying freshly ground and whole bean coffee - and it all came about following sleepless nights.

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Converted windmill chosen for award

A windmill has won the RICS East of England Tourism and Leisure award.

The team from Mark Ewin Estate Agents with their gold award at the Estate Agent of the Year Awards (ESTAS)

Bury St Edmunds estate agent, Mark Ewin, takes gold at ESTAS awards

Independent estate agent Mark Ewin has won a gold award for the East of England, Norfolk and Suffolk, at the Estate Agent of the Year Awards.

Radio X presenters Chris Moyles and Dominic Byrne attend the launch of Greene King's new ale, Amplified (Photo by Tim P Whitby/Getty Images)

Radio presenters Chris Moyles and Dominic Byrne launch new Greene King ale

Greene King has partnered with national broadcaster Radio X to release a limited edition ale for the summer.

Premier Bodyworks has won the British Bodyshop Awards LGV 'Bodyshop of the Year' award

Bury St Edmunds business comes top at British Bodyshop Awards

Independent bodyshop repair company Premier Bodyshop has for the third year running been named LGV Bodyshop of the Year at the industry’s annual awards.

Radio Caroline has a licence to broadcast on AM from its ship Ross Revenge

Ex-pirate Radio Caroline gets licence to broadcast to Suffolk

Former pirate radio station Radio Caroline has been granted a community radio licence to broadcast to Suffolk and north Essex on AM.

Ken and Carol Thompson, right, with long serving Bussens & Parkin staff Chris Orford, Caroline Parker, Ben Richardson, Sam Torbuck, Terry Cook and Mike Staley
Picture Mark Westley

Century old Mildenhall business is back under old ownership

A landmark on the Mildenhall business scene has been taken over once again by its former owner.

New dating business
Casa Del Mar, Risbygate Street, Bury St Edmunds
Fi Thompson from Bury St Edmunds is setting up Soulmate Suppers which aims to enable people to meet others face to face in a relaxed and romantic setting.
Fi Thompson with Doug Turner, Sophie Davis and David Usher.
Picture Mark Westley

New face to face dating agency launches in Bury St Edmunds

A woman who is training to marry couples is setting up her own business which could get wedding bells chiming.

Peter Crofts, wh fought to save The Beehive, and Max Mellor, its chef/manager

Horringer’s Beehive gets its buzz back

A year ago the future of The Beehive as a pub was still in doubt, but now it’s buzzing.

JOINT VENTURE: Yasmin Lambert and Kate Denton at the new shop and gallery in Lavenham.

Jewellers and gallery team up to launch new Lavenham venture

A Sudbury jewellers has teamed up with a renowned sculptor to create a new venture in the heart of Lavenham’s High Street.

The team at The Bull Inn, Barton Mills celebrating 10 years. From left are Sonia Hickman, Wayne Starling and Cheryl Hickman

The Bull Inn at Barton Mills marks 10 years under its committed team

The team who have transformed The Bull Inn at Barton Mills are celebrating 10 years in business and consistent AA rosette standards for their food offer.

Yasmin Lambert and Kate Denton at the newly opened joint venture in Lavenham High Street. Jonathan Lambert Bespoke Jewellers and Kate Denton Fine Art have opened their business at the former home of the Wildlife Gallery

Jeweller and sculptor team up in Lavenham High Street

Two artistic businesses have teamed up to showcase their talents in Lavenham High Street.

Bury Free Press front office opening.

Picture Mark Westley

We’re open once more – come in and see us!

Say hello to your Bury Free Press team – you’ll be seeing much more of us from now on.

Lovewell Blake in Bury St Edmunds celebrates its fifth anniversary. Pictured are, from left, Matt Jackson, Dawn Burke, Colin Fish, Lisa Cornwall, Georgia Camilleri, Paul Milton and Colin Chamberlain
Picture by Andy Newman

Lovewell Blake celebrates its fifth anniversary in Bury St Edmunds

Regional accountancy firm Lovewell Blake is celebrating five years working in Bury St Edmunds.

Daemmon Reeve, CEO of Treatt Plc

Treatt Plc in Bury St Edmunds reports healthy set of six monthly figures with good growth forecast

Flavour and fragrance supplier Treatt Plc has posted a positive set of six monthly figures with a forecast that new business will outperform its 2020 target by three years.

The team at The Great House, Lavenham

Celebrated Lavenham restaurant up for sale

Regis and Martine Crepy, owners of The Great House, an award-winning hotel and restaurant in Lavenham, have announced they plan to sell the business and start a new restaurant venture with their son.

The first part of the relief road, between the two roundabouts, is open and businesses ask why the second part to the estate cannot open

Rougham businesses hit as road building closes direct route to the A14

Businesses on Rougham Industrial Estate say work on a relief road is hitting trade as customers and deliveries struggle to get to them.

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The iCandy store in Bury St Edmunds has been put on the market after the company went into administration today

iCandy Bury St Edmunds store for sale after company goes into administration

iCandy’s Bury St Edmunds store is for sale after the company went into administration earlier today.

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