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The location of where new car parking spaces could go in Bury St Edmunds will be revealed as part of work to improve the town centre.

A “stunning” £10,000 sum has been gifted by a mystery donor to help replace a charity’s stolen Rural Coffee Caravan - taking the campaign to more than half way.

A proposal for a Travelodge hotel and ‘drive-thru’ Starbucks on a key gateway into Bury St Edmunds should be approved despite concerns, planning officers have said.

Firefighters from Suffolk will pit themselves against some of the fittest from around the world when they take part in an annual sporting event this summer.

A leisure centre operator criticised for a campaign asking “is your derriere ready for the summer months?” has offered an apology.

A team of cyclists from Delphi in Sudbury are part way through a bike ride of more than 200 miles to support research into dementia.

Eyewitnesses have spoken of the terrifying moment they were woken by a crash as thieves rammed a digger into the wall of a Lakenheath bank.

For diamond couple Alice and Owen from Sudbury size certainly doesn’t matter.

Suffolk’s smallest town is hoping a new tourism strategy will put it firmly on the map for visitors.

A food and drink festival that brought thousands of people to Sudbury is helping the town gain a reputation as a foodie destination, its organiser has said.

An annual event that celebrates rural life has been hailed a success.

The StowBlues Festival in Stowmarket may have enjoyed its best year yet, with more than 800 people attending for a taste of authentic Americana Blues.

The electrifying atmosphere of the Race for Life charity event in Bury St Edmunds got runners over the finish line.

A 38-year-old man who had been reported missing from Diss has been found safe and well after a large scale police search.

Here is a summary of planned roadworks covering Suffolk and Essex for the forthcoming week:

Essex pop sensation Olly Murs thrilled fans with his voice and energy in Colchester on Saturday tonight.

A motorist has been arrested on suspicion of excess alcohol after the car they were driving struck the central reservation of the A14.

A former minister ousted in the General Election had been appointed as Theresa May’s new Downing Street chief of staff.

More than 11,000 miles to cover with climbs totalling 77,000 feet is the challenge facing ten cyclists.

There is queuing traffic on the northbound carriageway of the A12 at Kelvedon due to a bus fire.

Drivers are being asked to be patient after traffic management workers were allegedly threatened at a key route into Bury St Edmunds.

The kindness of strangers is a lasting memory for cycling enthusiast Ian Toulson following his latest challenge.

A 13-year-old Suffolk boy was killed when a “home-made” air rifle held by a lifelong friend accidentally discharged and hit him in the neck, an inquest heard.

An emotional and upbeat concert in honour of a brave young woman suffering from cancer has raised £5,000 for charity.

A number of organ concerts at St Peter’s Church in Sudbury have been cancelled as the 1911 organ is showing “sporadic behaviour”.

Bond Girl Mollie Peters, who appeared opposite Sean Connery in Thunderball, has died.

This year’s Bury St Edmunds Festival has been enjoyed by about 10,000 people - a record figure for the event in its current format.

A redundant Suffolk church that is now a hub of community activity is on track to achieve record visitor numbers.

The Bury St Edmunds constituency has long been a Conservative stronghold, and it is likely to be a one horse race this time round.

Calls are being made for the Grade I status of Bury St Edmunds’ Cupola House - which was reconstructed following a major fire - to be dropped.

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