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The Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds to stage a tense tale of two asylum seekers

Oxford based Mandala Theatre Company come the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds on Monday, October 24 with their latest show Night Light.

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Hal-term fun at Bury St Edmunds Theatre Royal

This half-term, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds stages three different shows for all the family to enjoy with all age ranges catered for.

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Music legend Midge Ure to perform in Bury St Edmunds

Midge Ure, the man behind the iconic 80’s band Ultravox, co-creator of Live Aid/Band Aid/Live 8 with Bob Geldolf and the man behind two of the biggest selling records of all time “Feed The World” & ‘Vienna’ is playing at The Apex in Bury St Edmunds on October 25.

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Enchanched heath to bring Brecks alive

A touch of theatre is set to bring the Brecks alive this weekend.

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A Royal dilemma presents itself in a new play at Bury St Edmunds Theatre Royal

Stephanie Beacham, world-famous and acclaimed for her work on television (The Colbys, Dynasty, Bad Girls), film and stage, comes to Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds to perform a role as iconic as any she has played before.

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Suffolk Halloween attraction in frightful national final

A Suffolk Halloween attraction is a finalist in a UK hunt to find the scariest experience.

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Two great comedians in one night at Sudbury’s Quay Theatre

Comedians Tom Allen and Suzi Ruffell will be appearing at the Quay Theatre as part of their current Hit the Road tour.

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The tale of an epic journey, with bells on

Multi-award winning comedian, author and man with bad ideas (rowing the channel in a bath tub, longest distance in a paper boat, running across deserts in suits of armour) Tim FitzHigham is appearing at The Quay Theatre in Sudbury on October 21.

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Fundraisers hanging up their dancing shoes

Organisers are hoping for one last hurrah at an annual dance in Sudbury which is to end after raising more than £20,000 for charity.

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Ken Loach film to open the 36th Cambridge Film Festival

Cambridge Film Festival gets underway on October 20 with a screening of Ken Loach’s Palme D’Or winner, I, Daniel Blake, before ending on October 27 with Werner Herzog’s, Into the Inferno.

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Haverhill Arts Centre is the place to be for Jim Reeves fans

Haverhill Arts Centre is the place to be on Monday, October 24 if you are a lover of the superstar of American Country music, Jim Reeves.

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Console Corner: Things about to get beta for COD fans

The new Call of Duty is out in less than a month but fans can get a taste of the action this weekend as beta access goes live.

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Washing Machine anniversary gig

October 15 marks the five-year anniversary of Bury St Edmunds’ biggest live music club night, and what better way to celebrate than by doing what they do best, and putting on a gig?

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Hi-De-Hi and Coronation Street stars to appear on stage in Bury St Edmunds

Ruth Madoc stars in Amanda Whittington’s play Be My Baby at the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds. The show is billed as a poignant comedy that examines the human need for friendship and the naivety of the 1960s.

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Haverhill drama group approaches its time for Fame

The award winning Centre Stage Company is busy preparing for its latest musical production, Fame.

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New show in Bury St Edmunds taps into our nation’s love of cycling

TV Presenter, sports journalist and author Ned Boulting, who for 13 years has reported on the Tour de France for ITV, will present his observations on the world of professional cycling, and people’s fascination obsession with the sport, during Bikeology, at The Apex in Bury St Edmunds on October 19.

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‘It could have been so much worse’ - fire at 15th Century Lavenham hotel

The general manager of a 15th Century restaurant and hotel in Lavenham has praised staff for their efforts in minimising the impact of a fire and for evacuating guests safely.

More entries wanted for #SuffolkBeauty campaign

More entries wanted for #SuffolkBeauty campaign

The #SuffolkBeauty campaign and competition, launched by the Suffolk Preservation Society (SPS) in August has had a good first round of entries – but more would be welcome say the organisers.

Latest campaign news from the Suffolk Free Press,, @sfpsudbury on Twitter

Sudbury memory walk

A memory walk to raise awareness of living with dementia takes place in Sudbury at midday on Saturday, October 22, starting and finishing at the Kingfisher Leisure Centre. There are one and three mile routes.

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£4.73 million grant for Gainsborough’s House

Gainsborough’s House in Sudbury, birthplace and home of the renowned artist Thomas Gainsborough, has received Heritage Lottery Fund support of £4.73 million.

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