December 18 2014 Latest news:
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.
The best dressed festive shop window in Bury St Edmunds has been judged to be Javelin, on Abbeygate Street.
A lorry and a car have crashed in Wickhambrook on the A143 and the road is still partially blocked.
Five men, from Ashford, Kent, have been charged in connection with a hare coursing incident in Ixworth.
Additional police will be on duty across Suffolk this weekend as the force gears up for one of its busiest weekends of the year as people celebrate Christmas.
More than 100 pupils from four west Suffolk schools came together to produce a performance of Grease the musical in Bury St Edmunds.
A fellow teacher said to me this week: ‘They’ve squeezed all the fun out of schools, haven’t they?’
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
A police investigation is continuing after a man was reportedly stabbed with scissors during an alleged assault at a Sudbury hairdressers.
The family in Zambia of Deborah Ruse, the wife of a Suffolk butcher who was found murdered in her home last month, has paid tribute to her.
A former company boss convicted in a large-scale fraud case has won his appeal against a judgement which said his criminal benefit was £1.3million.
A woman has been taken to hospital this evening after a crash between a car and a bus.
A bus company could be forced to abandon a new route before it has even got off the ground after a double-decker vehicle was damaged during a “dry run” through a controversial bus and emergency vehicle gateway.
Brightly coloured Christmas trees decorated by local charities, schools and businesses have attracted thousands of visitors to a west Suffolk church.
How quickly this year has flown by, writes Andy Abbott. It seems like yesterday I was putting the festive decorations back in the loft and here we are, just a week and a bit and Christmas will all be over once again.
Apologies this week for a little self-indulgence. It is great looking back over the years at old photographs and going through the negatives but my passion will always be being out there with a camera and documenting amazing events and photo opportunities.