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Mark Cordell

Major roadworks is causing a headache for businesses in Bury St Edmunds with claims of loss of trade and earnings.

Despite the failure of sand to arrive for the urban beach on the first day of the annual Whitsun Fayre, in Bury St Edmunds, the Bank Holiday event has been hailed a success.

Organisers of an annual two-day event in Bury St Edmunds are delighted to announce they will be able to deliver one of the event’s star attractions tomorrow.

Organisers of the annual Whitsun Fayre, in Bury St Edmunds, are predicting fine weather for the two-day event with visitors able to enjoy flowers, farm animals and lots of fun in the sun.

Sun-seekers in Bury St Edmunds will not need to venture to the coast next bank holiday weekend as the urban beach returns to the town centre as part of a popular two-day fayre.

Online shoppers and people who visit Bury St Edmunds are being encouraged to take part in a survey in order to help improve the town centre.

East Anglian high streets felt the full brunt of the spring chill as shopper numbers fell in March, partly driven by weather, but partly by long-term trends, figures reveal.

A treasure hunt competition in the lead-up to the royal wedding between Meghan Markle and Prince Harry is being held in Bury St Edmunds.

Shops and businesses closed down early yesterday afternoon to allow their employees and customers to head home early as the Siberian weather began to bite.

The artistic talents of members of a Suffolk art group have been put to great effect to create a montage for a World War One Trail.

A new Travelodge and ‘drive-thru’ Starbucks on a key gateway into Bury St Edmunds will give the town’s economy and tourist trade a major boost, according to business leaders.

Shop closures in Bury St Edmunds are having a damaging effect on trade in the town and businesses need to adapt to the loss of customers as well as dealing with the threat of online shopping.

The manager of one of Bury St Edmunds’ major department stores is the new chairman of the town’s Business Improvement District (BID) organisation and has pledged to boost the retail sector of the town.

A new lifesaving defibrillator has been installed in the town centre of Bury St Edmunds after a campaigning local businessman, the Business Improvement District (BID) organisation Our Bury St Edmunds and the town’s McDonald’s restaurant joined forces.

Has the bubble burst for shoppers in Bury St Edmunds?

Christmas Eve is Santa’s busiest day of the year but as he prepared to close the doors of his grotto for the last time in Bury St Edmunds he was able to oversee one very special gift being presented.

The first two priorities of a multi-million pound masterplan for Bury St Edmunds have been announced after the final version was formally adopted by councillors last night.

There’s good news today for a home and gift shop, in Bury St Edmunds, which had to close for several weeks during the autumn because of flooding, after it was crowned the best Christmas window in the town.

Paddington, the star of the current film “Paddington 2”, is set to appear in Bury St Edmunds, next week.

A number of Suffolk retailers are turning their backs on Black Friday because they feel it doesn’t deliver any benefits.

The flags and bunting are out in Bury St Edmunds to help celebrate the saint who bears the town’s name.

The first imaginative and stunning design for the My WiSH charity’s First World War art trail in Bury St Edmunds has been revealed in the run up to Remembrance weekend.

The Christmas lights in Bury St Edmunds will be switched on next Thursday, November 16, which will also mark the beginning of late night shopping in the town.

Bury St Edmunds hosted its first official marathon on Sunday.

A business leader says an “ambitious scheme” needs to be developed to link the old quarter of Bury St Edmunds with the Arc after the borough council revealed it was buying the former Post Office.

Nearly a year after it closed, the historic Crown Post Office in Bury St Edmunds is set to be bought by the borough council in a £1.6m deal, it has been revealed.

Bury St Edmunds’ festival of sport has begun with opportunities to try many different activities in and around the town.

The manager of the Arc in Bury St Edmunds says the shopping centre has made the town’s trade as “strong and vibrant as it has ever been”.

Suffolk County Council and the Suffolk Association of Local Councils have joined together to relaunch Suffolk’s Most Active Communities for 2017.

This year’s Bury St Edmunds Food and Drink Festival was one of the busiest since the event began, according to organisers.

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