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West Suffolk Hospital

A concert, a 10-year-old’s fundraising event and even the donation of a specialist chair have helped boost the funds of a charity which supports the West Suffolk Hospital.

An iconic piece of artwork has captured the imagination of visitors and shoppers alike.

Three local charities have benefitted from hundreds of runners taking part in the annual Stowmarket Striders Summer Trail Run series.

Pupils at Hardwick Primary School, in Bury St Edmunds, have put their business brains to good use.

Hospital bosses in west Suffolk say additional funding to improve emergency care during the winter months will “really make a difference”.

Debenhams, The Apex, Cafe Rouge, Boots, West Suffolk Hospital, The Fox, The Nutshell – they’re all in a new book by Martyn Taylor. But has he forgotten anything?

A west Suffolk parish council chairman is striving to raise awareness of a type of irregular heartbeat following the death of his granddad.

A generous legacy of £11,000 left to West Suffolk Hospital more than 70 years ago has been remembered at a renaming ceremony of an education centre at the site.

Hospital and construction staff celebrated the topping out of a £12m project to build three new staff accommodation blocks at West Suffolk Hospital.

It’s been hailed as a roaring success with £8,000 raised for charity and now plans are being made to stage the Bury St Edmunds Soapbox Challenge again next year.

Two people were taken to hospital following a three vehicle crash at Elveden.

A ‘topless’ statue of a Suffolk surgeon – who has twice been diagnosed with breast cancer – was unveiled in Bury St Edmunds at the weekend.

A woman has been taken to hosptial following a two vehicle collision which occurred on Symonds road in Bury St Edmunds.

A motorcycle rider was hurt in a crash at a roundabout.

Supporters of the Bury St Edmunds Rickshaw have been given a shot in the arm as it is going to be extended into the weekends and evenings.

A major store in Bury St Edmunds has put its weight behind supporting the My WiSH Charity’s Every Heart Matters appeal while members of the Thetford Inner Wheel Club have donated money to the campaign.

An Elmswell mum will run a half marathon to say thank you to a hospice that cared for her father in his final hours.

Dozens of entries have began to flood in for the World War 1 Trail in Bury St Edmunds.

Sixteen team are set to battle it out in just over a week’s time to be crowned the Soap Box Challenge champions.

The final event of Awesome August, which provided children and parents with free entertainment in the school holidays at the Arc Shopping Centre, in Bury St Edmunds, ended this week with jungle animals.

Hundreds of people are expected to visit a popular model railway exhibition in west Suffolk next month.

An X-ray department has been reinstated to a health centre in Thetford after the service closed last year.

A concert held to raise money for the critical care unit at the West Suffolk Hospital following treatment given to a ladder fall victim and the fundraising efforts of a 10-year-old former asthma sufferer has boosted the My WiSH Charity by over £1,600.

A trucker has spoken of his disgust after witnessing a man taking a “selfie” in front of an elderly motorist being tended to by paramedics on the A14 in Suffolk.

A mile swim by a blind woman and fundraising by a three-year-old boy has helped to boost the funds of the My WiSH Charity.

West-Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (WFST) hopes that the construction of a new hospital unit will help to ease pressure on emergency services.

A man aged in his 70s is said to be in a critical condition following a crash on the A14 in west Suffolk this morning.

An East Anglian hospital has seen patient demand soar to levels not seen since winter’s health crisis – this time brought on by the prolonged hot weather.

A Suffolk man has avoided going straight to jail for attacking a nurse and two police officers.

A woman suffered potentially life-changing injuries when the bus she was trying to get off started to move.

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