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Fun at Sutton Hoo this half-term

For more days out suggestions, see our packed Event guide in the paper every Friday or check out @WhatsonWayne on Twitter.

Tue, 22:26
High water at Felixstowe Ferry. Archive image. Photo: Stephen Squirrell/

Flood alerts are in place tonight along the Essex and Suffolk coastline.

Monday, January 25, 2016
A view across the Sudbury water meadows in the heart of Gainsborough country

Mention the Suffolk landscape and most people will immediately think of ‘Constable country’ and famous scenes such as Flatford Mill and the Dedham Vale which were immortalised by the 18th century artist John Constable.

Monday, January 25, 2016
Gareth Gates as Willard in a new production of Footloose The Musical, at the Ipswich Regent, Oct 2016. Photo: David Ellis

To whet your appetite for the Ipswich Regent and Corn Exchange spring-summer brochure, out this week, we can reveal Pop Idol star Gareth Gates and Britain’s Got Talent winners Ashleigh and Pudsey are coming to town.

Sunday, January 24, 2016
The Lawrence family Paul, Sienna, 2, Keri and Amber, 4, take advantage of milder weather by having their lunch on Dovercourt Beach.

Coats and scarves were discarded at the weekend as temperatures became unseasonably mild again – with no cold winter weather on the horizon for at least a fortnight.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Omid Djalili

It’s a new year, full of new shows at Haverhill Arts Centre this spring. Entertainment writer Wayne Savage looks at some of the highlights.

Friday, January 15, 2016
Snow falling in Woolpit on the morning of January 14 - photo by Pamela Bidwell

Gritters are on standby in Suffolk 24 hours a day ready to head out onto the county’s roads in the event of serious wintery weather.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Essex Wildlife Trust Naze Centre taking shape

Key milestones have been reached in the development of a visitor centre at a north Essex nature spot.

Monday, January 4, 2016
The Regal Theatre in Stowmarket

The manager of a theatre and cinema in a Suffolk town is celebrating after 2015 saw record admissions for the second year running.

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Details of Easter church services

Easter is an important part of the Christian calendar, it is when we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.

10 Easter events happening in East Anglia

Looking for days out this Easter? Trying to find an Easter egg hunt or an Easter fare? Here is a list of 10 events happening this Easter

How much do you know about Easter Chocolate?

Chocolate is the dish of the day when it comes to Easter, but how much do you know about this tradition? Take the test to find out.

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