April 17 2014 Latest news:
West Suffolk reporters Mariam Ghaemi and Jon Vale are here to bring you all the latest news from Bury St Edmunds and the surrounding towns and villages.
Covering health issues, crime, local government and court, they will keep you up to date with what is happening in your area and would love you hear from you if you have a story or an issue for us to follow up.
A US air base in west Suffolk has vowed to address what one leading official has branded a “very disturbing” rise in drink-driving offences.
A rural community in the midst of a crime wave has accused police of taking up to four days to respond to victims - some of whom are in their 90s.
Emergency crews were sent to a fire in Bury St Edmunds this morning.
A BMW was stolen from the driveway of a property in Bury St Edmunds in the early hours of yesterday morning.
When Bev Grimsey’s mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s seven years ago, she decided to find out as much as she could about the disease and its progression.
Geoff Barton: From the relative tranquility of the Easter holidays I am wondering – like the bloke in a bookshop who asks where the section on paranoia is only to be told “it’s behind you” – whether I might be overdoing my conspiracy theories.
West Suffolk chief reporter Emma Brennan brings you all the latest news from Sudbury and Hadleigh and the neighbouring communities. From complaints over potholes and development issues to stories of personal achievement and family celebrations, Emma is also very keen to hear your stories.
Email: Emma Brennan
Call: 01787 882275
Emergency services were at the scene of a two-vehicle crash in Lavenham which closed the road.
There were some scorching times set by many of our local runners, from across Suffolk and North Essex, at Sunday’s Virgin London Marathon.
Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to after an elderly woman was robbed of her handbag in Sudbury.
The picture at Acton Hall farm in west Suffolk this spring is of lambs frolicking in the fields.
When Sudbury’s state-of-the-art £10million health centre opens this autumn, one of the first things visitors will see is a large-scale piece of artwork featuring a local painter’s interpretation of the town’s famous meadows.
A pet food company is ploughing more than £250,000 into reducing unpleasant odours which have led to numerous complaints from people living close to a Sudbury factory.