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Foxgrove and Maynell House residential care homes in Old Felixstowe are staging a special joint event on Thursday, August 16.

The exciting proposal has been drawn up by Suffolk Coastal council – and plans have already been submitted for approval.

More than 100 prints and 200 digitally projected images on a wide range of subjects and themes will be on show at the event.

Crafts, stories, songs, games, drama and puppet sketches were enjoyed by youngsters as they visited Psalm Tree Island, a fictional land where things weren’t always what they seemed.

Seventy-year-old Mel Hopkins will cycle 100km in the Crafted Classique Sportive on Saturday for the Teenage Cancer Trust as a tribute to 18-year-old Jack Cook, who died from leukaemia three-and-a-half years ago.

Dexterous Dean Gould has been flippin’ marvellous at breaking records over three decades – and now he is to explain exactly how he does it.

It was an event which harked back to an earlier time, giving visitors an insight into rural entertainment of the past.

Dexterous Dean Gould has been flippin’ marvellous at breaking records over three decades – and now he is to explain exactly how he does it.

Organisers have arranged one of the biggest ever line-ups of entertainment and activities for this year’s Felixstowe Carnival – and with the hot weather forecast to stay, huge crowds are expected.

Tributes have been paid to a Felixstowe fundraiser described as a “human dynamo” for the energy she put into so many good causes.

Residents fighting a proposed homes development that would increase the size of their village by one-third have been heartened by support from their MP.

Glemham Hall attracted big crowds for a day of traditional fun for all the family – with lots of hands-on activities and plenty to watch.

Thousands of extra new homes will be built across east Suffolk in the next two decades, according to a blueprint drawn up to shape the future of the area.

Despite the torrential rain tackled by thousands of fundraisers back in May, walkers have helped raise more than £200,000 to help care for people living with a progressive or terminal illness.

Suffolk Coastal district councillor Raymond Catchpole never let his illness get the better of him and threw himself wholeheartedly into his council work.

With US president Donald Trump on UK soil last week, it’s apt to look back to 1981 – when people in Kesgrave were celebrating our friendship and links with America.

A priest has spoken of his excitement and trepidation at becoming one of the most senior Church of England clergy in Suffolk.

A £1.8million project to transform the home of radar into a national heritage attraction was yesterday given a royal seal of approval.

Campaigners are objecting to proposals to create an 800-home “garden neighbourhood” development at Saxmundham, which would increase the size of the market town by nearly 50 per cent.

A Suffolk bishop says he is “hopeful, but not expectant” of an England victory.

Volunteers from UK Power Networks grabbed their paint brushes to help out at Rushmere Hall Primary School in Ipswich – injecting a burst of colour which the children loved.

To celebrate St Elizabeth Hospice’s 30th anniversary next year, supporters of St Elizabeth Hospice are being given a new cycle challenge to get their teeth into – and they will have to brush up their Italian to take part.

Organisers of the award-winning Latitude music festival say they have improved their traffic plans for this year – doing even more to ease congestion around and through villages en route.

Police have released closed-circuit television images of two men they would like to speak to in connection with allegations of assault in Felixstowe.

More than 400 people took part in an event to examine ideas for the next stage of the regeneration of Felixstowe.

Campaigners who felt they were snubbed by EDF Energy boss Simone Rossi during a visit to Suffolk have now been offered the chance to meet him to discuss Sizewell C.

Power company bosses have explained why a 30-acre site on the edge of a Suffolk village has been chosen for a huge electricity substation – saying they were keen to avoid an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Community leaders are to meet a government minister to discuss proposals for a 30-acre windfarm substation which has been branded as “unacceptable” by opponents.

A six-year-old Suffolk schoolgirl has run a marathon distance to raise £1,500 to help provide care for terminally ill children.

Leading writers left audiences “spellbound” as the Felixstowe Book Festival enjoyed a highly successful weekend.

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