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The Brewery Tap in Cliff Lane, Ipswich

The Brewery Tap in Cliff Lane is the only food outlet in Ipswich to receive zero stars out of five following a visit by food hygiene inspectors.

Juliette Bryant with a healthy chocolate smoothie

Forget most of what you thought you knew about dieting and healthy eating, says nutritionist Juliette Bryant.

Roast turkey for Christmas dinner

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis shares some of her favourite, globally-inspired ideas to jazz up that leftover turkey…

Sharon Newton (left) and Sandra (right) with the mayor and mayoress of Stowmarket Mr and Mrs Humphries at the opening of A Lot A Choc.

New chocolate shop on Bury Street in Stowmarket is selling ethically-made treats produced with real cacao.

Remi Morrison is pictured at Pump and Grind in Ipswich.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis finds great value at Pump and Grind in the centre of Ipswich.

family life

Children from three Suffolk primary schools outside the Kenyan High Commission in London

An education project that was the brainchild of a former Suffolk headteacher is helping local schools understand the lives of children almost 7,000 miles away in a remote part of Kenya. Sheena Grant reports

Elene Marsden and her charity shop clothes.

One day almost two years ago, Elene Marsden bought a pair of boots from a charity shop and when she got home she felt she just had to tell the world about them.

Juliette Bryant with a healthy chocolate smoothie

Forget most of what you thought you knew about dieting and healthy eating, says nutritionist Juliette Bryant.

Plant out in spring for an instant boost to your borders

Are you a novice gardener in need of a guiding hand? Catherine McMillan can ease the pressure

walks

Gallery: Five places for a festive walk in Suffolk

Monday, December 26, 2016
Christchurch Park, Ipswich

After the over-indulgence of Christmas, you may fancy donning some warm clothes and boots and heading out for a refreshing walk with the family. Here are five places in Suffolk where you can enjoy a festive family walk.

Richard Tyson walks in Woodbridge

The days are getting short now and some paths can be muddy so this week I am writing a shorter walk which I have been taking for a long time, writes Richard Tyson.

Some of the views around Sweffling

Richard Tyson enjoys a three-mile walk around the village of Sweffling.

All Saints Church, Hawstead

Chris Barker has a glimpse of a fascinating heritage project taking shape in west Suffolk with the latest in our weekly walks.

opinion

Debt is an increasing problem for many

I may be accused of being a ‘Remoaner’, determined to be negative about Britain’s post-EU prospects, but I can’t help thinking the next few years might be financially bumpy for a lot of people when the reality of Brexit kicks in.

Juliette Bryant with a healthy chocolate smoothie

Forget most of what you thought you knew about dieting and healthy eating, says nutritionist Juliette Bryant.

January can be a depressing month

January can be depressing, so depressing, in fact, that someone has even done a calculation to pinpoint the exact day when we’re likely to be at our most melancholy, writes Sheena Grant.

Ellen's youngest son is starting early

I’ve never really understood the fanfare and sponsorship that goes alongside the annual attempts to abstain from booze, writes Ellen Widdup.

homes & garden

Exterior to Moor Hall in Stoke-by-Clare in Sudbury

For some, a New Year means a new home – and there are plenty of homes on the market in Suffolk at the moment to satisfy most budgets.

Homefield, The Street, Little Bealings, Woodbridge. Sold for �2m

Suffolk can be a hotspot for expensive properties, with it’s stunning locations, historic towns and transport links to London.

Plant out in spring for an instant boost to your borders

Are you a novice gardener in need of a guiding hand? Catherine McMillan can ease the pressure

1,250 homes are planned Rougham Hill in Bury St Edmunds

More than 1,000 homes have been given the green light on the south side of Bury St Edmunds today.

travel

The wooden Zenkov cathedral

Mike Pickup and his wife weren’t entirely sure where they were even going when they signed up to a trip to Kazakhstan - and even had to open the Atlas to check, as he reveals.

Nueva, Asturias - cheese stall at the market

Roger Hermiston and Eileen Wise found more riches than they could have imagined exploring the Northern Spanish coast.

Dorf Andermatt

Switzerland is a land of contrasts. And this year the Swiss are celebrating the completion of one of the world’s greatest engineering projects that connects two strikingly different parts of the country, writes James Marston.

The pistes blend into one another in Courchevel

The main streets are littered with designer names including Dior, Prada and Chanel, the pavements are heated and only the best champagne is served.

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