Bury St Edmunds

Bury St Edmunds

Bury councillor remembers howthe late Lord Snowdon got him a top job

To town councillor Tom Murray, the death of Lord Snowdon meant the loss of a respected former colleague.

James Sawyer coocked up a sytorm on Come Dine With Me
Picture by James Sawyer

Bury estate agent kicks off the 40th series of Come Dine With Me by winning

If estate agent James Sawyer ever gets tired of selling houses, he could always re-train as a chef.

The 'Photo Bomb the King' challenge
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‘We Love Bury St Edmunds!’ members recreate memorable photo challenge

The popular ‘We Love Bury St Edmunds!’ Facebook group has celebrated its ever growing membership by recreating a memorable photo-shoot.

Westley Rail Bridge on Newmarket Road

Bury’s Westley Bridge work enters its final stages

The dates for the final chapter in the three-year saga of Westley Rail Bridge’s traffic restrictions has been set – it will be closed from February 13 to April 7.

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LATEST: Corrie search police get information on all five people in CCTV pictures

Police say they now have information on all five people in CCTV pictures Corrie McKeague search police issued on Friday have been identified.


UPDATE: Two men taken to hospital following serious collision in Elveden

Police have attended the scene of a serious collision between two cars on the B1106 at Elveden.


Two men stabbed at address in Bury St Edmunds - two being hunted by police

Police are hunting two offenders after two men were stabbed at an address in Bury St Edmunds last night.

Year 7 pupils did a project on space and Mars during which they communicated with aerospace engineer Andrzej Stewart  
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Horringer Court pupils examine life on Mars

Pupils at Horringer Court Middle School have been looking at life on Mars with the help of an expert.

The scene on the A16 today. Photo: John Clarke

Pigs from Risby euthanized at roadside after lorry overturns

A number of pigs from a farm near Bury St Edmunds have had to be euthanized this morning after the lorry they were being transported in overturned.

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Bury company sets £10,000 charity target in memory of cancer victim colleague

The staff of technology recycling specialists Network 2 Supplies have set themselves an ambitious target of raising £10,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support this year.

The site of Hopkins Homes and Pigeon's Abbots Vale housing development on the edge of Bury St Edmunds
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Abbots Vale developers will have to contribute to Bury-wide road plan

Outline planning permission has been granted for a 1,250-home estate on the east of Bury St Edmunds but developers will have to chip in on road improvements across the town.

Corrie McKeague's uncle Tony Wringe on Facebook Live on Saturday January 7 ANL-170901-153424001

Corrie’s uncle says family’s experts will help police not replace them

Missing airman Corrie McKeague’s uncle has explained how the family bringing in private experts is to help the police investigation, not start their own.


VIDEO: Missing airman Corrie McKeague to become a father, girlfriend reveals

RAF serviceman Corrie Mckeague - who has been missing for more than three months - is due to become a father, his girlfriend has said.

Paul Rayner, chairman of the My WiSH Charity's special events committee, with son Thomas Rayner; Sarah Wightman, from Revel Outdoors; Chris Lockwood, member of the special events committee, and charity mascot Dr Edmund ANL-170501-154321001

Fund-raisers encouraged to sign up for cycle event in aid of West Suffolk Hospital

Fund-raisers are being encouraged to use pedal power in a cycle event in aid of West Suffolk Hospital.

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Village’s delight as new owners take over pub

Villagers are celebrating because a pub which had become a eyesore is to reopen under new ownership.

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Masters in the art of searching

Posting about missing airman Corrie McKeague on his Facebook group was not enough for Andy Pearson.

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Bury sees footfall rise and vacant shops drop

New businesses opening and higher footfall have given Bury St Edmunds town centre a great start to 2017.

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Bury loses fire engine next week

Senior fire officers have promised Bury St Edmunds fire station will be able to respond to everything it does now when it loses one of its on-call appliances on Tuesday.

Do you see anything suspscious in Mitchell Avenue, Bury St Edmunds, yesterday evening? 

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UPDATED: Man in 70s held down while raiders ransack Bury home

A raider held down a man in his 70s while three accomplices ransacked his home yesterday in what police have called a ‘callous attack’.

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Family’s floral tribute vandalised at Horringer churchyard

A family were horrified to find a floral tribute on their father’s grave was vandalised just before Christmas.

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