August 23 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.
Geoff Barton talks about his school trip to Kurdistan
Young people across west Suffolk are discovering how they have performed in their GCSEs this morning.
An American singer-songwriter has boosted a campaign to further enhance a hospital’s support for dementia patients by more than £500.
An investment of £114,000 is being pumped into the leisure centres in Bury St Edmunds and Haverhill to meet a growing demand for fitness activities.
The East Anglian Air Ambulance was called to Mildenhall yesterday to a boy who had come off his bike.
Many people have shown their support for an animal petting farm and shop – which does not have the appropriate planning consent – by signing a petition.
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
An application by a Sudbury fast food outlet to extend its hours on certain days has been met with criticism from local councillors and police officers because of fears that it could increase anti-social behaviour in the town after dark.
A battle to protect land made famous by artist Thomas Gainsborough from future housing is set to resume.
High schools and academies across Suffolk are digesting some of the most volatile GCSE results seen since the exam was introduced in the mid-1980s.
Concerns raised by residents of a housing estate about the quality of life in their area have been taken on board by local community leaders.
A wildlife enthusiast is urging dog owners to ensure their pets are under proper control after another swan was attacked.
A woman in her 80s was knocked over by a vehicle in Great Cornard this morning.