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‘HMRC’ phone scam warning for Mildenhall and Newmarket

Telephone scammers pretending to be from the tax man have been targeting homes in the Newmarket and Mildenhall areas.

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James Waters and John Griffiths, leaders of Forest Heath District and St Edmundsbury Borough Councils

Public engagement over single council proposals for West Suffolk

Plans for a single council for West Suffolk are moving forward with a draft business case set to be road tested in a public engagement exercise.

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NOT HUFFING: Rob had a great weekend at the N�rburgring to take fifth place overall in the championship

Rob Huff closes on lead following fantastic weekend in Germany

Rob Huff took a pair of podium finishes at the Nürburgring at the weekend, decimating the gap to the lead of the championship to just 25 points.

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West Suffolk House, in Bury St Edmunds.
 Picture by Mark Westley.

Two become one? St Edmundsbury and Forest Heath look to form single council

St Edmundsbury Borough and Forest Heath District Councils are looking to create a single authority for west Suffolk.

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Winter - winner of The Qipco 1000 Guineas Stakes trained by Aidan O'Brien and ridden by Wayne Lordan

Winter storms to victory in the QIPCO 1000 Guineas at Newmarket

It was a Winter’s day in the QIPCO 1000 Guineas on Newmarket’s Rowley Mile.
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SARS responders celebrate 45th year of service

Medical charity marks 45 years of giving aid

An accident and rescue service celebrated its 45th birthday this week.

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Suffolk County Council elections count at Bury St Edmunds Leisure Centre on May 5, 2017

RESULTS: County council elections

Voters in Suffolk, once again, showed overwhelming support for the Conservatives in last week’s county council elections.

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Theresa May

Reaction to Prime Minister Theresa May’s snap General Election

Politicians in the area are giving their reaction to Theresa May’s decision to call a snap General Election on June 8.

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Feature: St Benedicts School in Bury ST Edmunds

Pictured: Chris Burrell (Long Standing Staff), Jack Ginell (Long Standing Staff and head of 6th Form), Head Kate Pereira and Business Manager Christine


PICTURE: Mecha Morton

FEATURE: A golden milestone for St Benedict’s Catholic School

Fifty years ago a new secondary school opened in Bury St Edmunds. It had just 89 pupils and part of it was still a building site.

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Great Heath students with fire safety team Shirley Brame, Mick Lowe and Susan Briggs.
 Picture Mark Westley

Children in Forest Heath learn ‘crucial’ life lessons

Hundreds of children have learnt vital life skills after taking part in a series of activities at Mildenhall Stadium.

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Police are releasing CCTV images of two men they would like to speak to after a taxi driver was robbed in Beck Row

CCTV images released after taxi driver robbed in Beck Row

Police are releasing CCTV images of two men they would like to speak to after a taxi driver was robbed in Beck Row.

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Ipswich Crown Court

Girl, 18, attacked teenage cyclist with metal bar in Bury, court told

An 18-year-old girl from Red Lodge attacked a teenage cyclist with a metal bar, a court has heard.

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Accident.

Man and woman killed in collision in Cambridgeshire village

A man and a woman have died in a collision in a Cambridgeshire village.

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The Atkinsons Action Horses from the BBC's Poldark

Countdown begins to the Suffolk Show

Organisers of the Suffolk Show are preparing an action-packed programme with some new features for the celebration of the county’s heritage.

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Eastbourne

Burglary and attempted burglaries at business premises in Newmarket and Mildenhall

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at a business premises in Newmarket.

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Rail

Rail services cancelled due to repair works between Bury St Edmunds and Ely

Rail services between Ipswich and Peterborough are being cancelled or disrupted today due to emergency engineering work.

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Dr David Egan, a GP from Debenham and a Suffolk clinical commissioning group member, at Woolpit Health Centre where part of the film was shot.

VIDEO: Short film encourages patients to use pharmacies to reduce pressures on NHS

A short film has been produced to encourage residents to make greater use of pharmacies to help reduce the burden on NHS services.

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The scene of the crash on the A14 at Newmarket. Photo: @roadpolicebch

UPDATE: Driver suffers “very serious” leg injuries in two lorry crash on A14 at Newmarket

A man has been rescued from the cab of a lorry after he was trapped following a collision on the A14 near Newmarket this morning.

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Police

Masked men threaten staff during terrifying robbery at Newmarket bookmakers

Staff were threatened by two men, on with a crowbar, during a robbery at a bookmakers in Newmarket yesterday.

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The scene of the crash on the A14 at Newmarket. Photo: @roadpolicebch

Long delays on A14 and in Newmarket after very serious lorry crash

A serious collision involving two lorries is blocking the A14 at Newmarket this morning, Thursday January 12.

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