West Suffolk

Bury St Edmunds, Sudbury and Hadleigh

West Suffolk reporters Mariam Ghaemi and Matt Reason 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.

Email: Mariam Ghaemi or Matt Reason
Call: 01284 727410 or 01284 727411

Bury St Edmunds news

A driver has been taken to hospital after an accident on the A14

Driver taken to hospital after A14 crash near Rougham

A driver has been taken to hospital with minor injuries after their car left the A14 in Suffolk and crashed into a tree.

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Darth Vader actor David Prowse, coming to Bury St Edmunds' Time and Space this weekend

Darth Vader joins Bury St Edmunds side - Star Wars’ actor David Prowse to make appearance at Moyse’s Hall Museum this weekend

Dark lord of the Sith Darth Vader, aka David Prowse, is coming to Bury St Edmunds’ Time and Space Sci-fi exhibition. The Star Wars icon talks to entertainment writer Wayne Savage

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Police accident

Biker taken to hospital after A143 crash between Chedburgh and Horringer

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after colliding with a car on the A143 in Suffolk.

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Officers to visit businesses in Bury St Edmunds to explain advertising board rules

Complicated rules around advertising boards in St Edmundsbury will be explained to businesses, a council has assured.

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Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre 2013.

Poll: Organisers of Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fair have ‘every confidence’ the event is safe in face of concerns

The organisers of a Christmas fair which brings 100,000 people into Bury St Edmunds have defended the event against criticism it is getting too big.

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Mildenhall Lodge Care Home.

County council suspends admissions to 12 care homes across Suffolk

A total of 12 care homes in Suffolk are currently under suspension from the county council.

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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

Sudbury and Hadleigh news

Angel Hotel in Lavenham

Marco Pierre White looks set to sell The Angel in Lavenham

Celebrity chef Marco Pierre White looks set to leave The Angel Hotel in Lavenham after a turbulent three years at the helm.

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Police confirmed the police helicopter was called and helped officers on the ground find the boys.

Police helicopter helps find two boys reported missing in Sudbury

The police helicopter was called to help find two boys reported missing in Sudbury today.

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Gainsborough's House director Mark Bills.

Last opportunity to visit ‘Rembrandt the Printmaker’, at Gainsborough’s House, in Sudbury

This coming Sunday, October 26, 
will be the last opportunity to visit the exhibition, “Rembrandt the Printmaker”, at Gainsborough’s House, in Sudbury.

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Teenage moped rider suffered lower leg injury in collision in Hadleigh

A teenage moped rider escaped serious injury after colliding with another vehicle in Lady Lane, Hadleigh, on Wednesday evening.

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Hillside Care Home in Sudbury has received top marks in a CQC inspection.

Privately-run care home in Great Cornard praised by regulator

A privately-run care home in Great Cornard, near Sudbury, has received top marks following an unannounced inspection by an independent regulator.

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The 25th anniversary of the Befriending Scheme in Sudbury. Pictured at Sudbury Rugby Club.

The meaning of friendship captured at 25th anniversary of Befriending Club in Sudbury

A Sudbury-based charity which helps vulnerable people to feel less isolated has just celebrated 25 years.

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