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A Victorian hospital building will be retained by developers as they convert the former Sudbury landmark into 12 news flats and houses.

Housebuilder David Wilson Homes is planning to build nearly 200 new homes for the edge of Bury St Edmunds.

PEP&CO - Britain’s fast-growing fashion brand, has confirmed it will open its 87th store as a ‘shop-in-shop’, in Ipswich on Friday March 31.

Ipswich solicitors Gotelee have received dementia training from the mayor of Ipswich, Roger Fern.

The Old Bell Inn has become the latest of the town’s fine old buildings to be rescued from dilapidation but more needs to be done to protect other at risk buildings.

One of Ipswich’s most historic timber-framed buildings, close to the Waterfront, has been lovingly restored for use as a funeral home.

There was a good turnout for a special Giles event, organised by the Rotary Club of Ipswich Orwell, last Saturday.

Business birthday celebration at Basepoint networking event

National estate agents Leaders has presented UK children’s palliative care charity Together for Short Lives with a cheque for more than £50,000 after reaching its fundraising target for 2016.

The School for Social Entrepreneurs East is recruiting for its highly popular Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneur Programme 2017.

A well-known hotel in east Suffolk has been put on the market for the second time in less than five years, with a price-tag of more than £4million.

Seven team members from the Suffolk based TA Hotel Collection have been accredited with their Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level One Award in Wines.

Audiences at the summer shows at Felixstowe’s Spa Pavilion will be invited to buy a little stick of Felixstowe rock, with the proceeds going towards the guide dog association.

Local businesswoman Kara Foster realised a dream when she opened her new health and fitness centre on what was a car parking space in Needham Market in January.

Leisure boat operators at Ipswich Waterfront are joining forces for a first Open Boat Weekend to launch their 2017 seasons.

Could you play footbal for 24-hours to help children with cancer?

The National Federation of Builders has launched its 2017 ‘Stay Safe’ poster competition for children.

Jacob Bailey Group, the creative business services agency, is launching the Brilliant Experiences Board to encourage diversity across the business.

Rural Coffee Caravan, the mobile charity that offers a place for Suffolk’s most rural and isolated communities to meet for coffee, friendship and access to vital support services, has announced the fundraising support of Suffolk Life, one of the UK’s leading providers and administrators of specialist pension products.

Have you grown a curvy carrot, a really odd onion or a potato that looks like Wayne Rooney?

Through his work, Ipswich-based artist and cartoonist Carl Giles achieved national recognition including being awarded an OBE in 1959 and being voted ‘Britain’s favorite cartoonist of the 20th Century’ in 2000 - five years after his death.

Retail entrepreneur and former TV Dragon, Theo Paphitis has provided a big boost for two ethical Suffolk businesses.

Fenn Wright’s new Sudbury branch celebrates its first sale between – would you believe – Mrs Fenn, from Sudbury, and Mrs Wright, from Long Melford.

A landmark Ipswich town centre pub with full catering facilities and three bedroom flat is for sale, freehold, through Penn Commercial for £720,000.

Bloor Homes has welcomed the next generation of housebuilding talent to its ever-growing ranks.

An Ipswich cake makers’ amazing working cakes - including a remote controlled car - are proving a hit with YouTube viewers.

Health: Are own homes making us ill?

Krispy Kreme are putting the finishing touches to their new Buttermarket Centre outlet ahead of the opening on February 7.

Quirky illustrated gifts company - Ohh Deer - is coming to Ipswich.

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