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Fire crews are at the scene of a raging farm fire in Glemsford this afternoon, which witnesses say spread like a wall of fire.

16:26

An independent inquiry could be held after two dead bodies went undiscovered at a retirement home for months, following cuts to care support funding.

Controversial plans to build a hotel in Sudbury's Belle Vue Park have taken a new twist.

He is arguably the biggest music star in the world right now - so it's almost impossible to imagine Ed Sheeran playing at intimate venues to audiences of just 100.

17:16

Schools in Suffolk celebrated an average 7% increase in students achieving a grade 4 or above, according to the county council.

17:13

An Ipswich student who fractured her back in a horseriding accident just two weeks before her GCSE exams has passed with flying colours.

17:08

A teenager who claims he and a15-year-old girl were locked in a house in Felixstowe by a man carrying a baseball bat has described feeling "very scared" during the alleged incident.

An Ipswich headteacher who led the transformation of her school from all girls to coeducational is to leave - as her school celebrates a record-breaking set of GCSE results.

The final countdown to Ed Sheeran's Chantry Park concerts in Ipswich has begun - with the first fans due to pass through the gates tomorrow afternoon.

16:49

Tens of thousands of aviation enthusiasts joined holidaymakers on Clacton's sunshine coast for the first day of the resort's 28th airshow.

Students from Thomas Gainsborough School in Great Cornard, near Sudbury, have had their work showcased in a special exhibition in Colchester.

16:30

Meet Suffolk's medical detection dogs - who are trained to sniff out slight changes in the odour we give off when we are ill.

A top Suffolk rural police officer says hare coursing is a 'huge issue' in the county as farmers and landowners brace themselves for a seasonal rise.

16:22

He is better known to viewers of ITV's The Durrells as George - but actor Milo Parker also achieved top GCSE grades this year at a Suffolk school.

20:49

The East Anglian Daily Times has changed its name for the first time in its 145-year history to celebrate the long-awaited homecoming concerts of local superstar Ed Sheeran.

16:00

Stuart Camp, Ed Sheeran's Manager from Bury St Edmunds, has been alongside the singer-songwriter for every step of his rise from ambitious unknown to the world's biggest-selling global superstar.

14:55

Suffolk Coastal MP Dr Therese Coffey has added her voice to the growing calls for councils to abandon plans for a new bypass to the north of Ipswich.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a young girl was involved in a collision in Clacton.

14:40

The boss of one of Suffolk's leading law firms is calling on businesses to step up and support the younger generation by offering work experience placements.

14:35

A rare Bronze Age shield, unearthed by a metal detectorist on a Suffolk farm, is set to go under the auctioneer's hammer.

14:20

GCSEs are more gruelling than ever before according to an academy principal in Ipswich - who likened the experience to a sportsman training for the Olympics.

Politics

16:26

An independent inquiry could be held after two dead bodies went undiscovered at a retirement home for months, following cuts to care support funding.

Controversial plans to build a hotel in Sudbury's Belle Vue Park have taken a new twist.

14:55

Suffolk Coastal MP Dr Therese Coffey has added her voice to the growing calls for councils to abandon plans for a new bypass to the north of Ipswich.

Yesterday, 07:30

Two dead bodies are claimed to have lain undiscovered in a retirement scheme for months, sparking complaints about "callous" cuts to care support.

Yesterday, 13:14

Residents in the Chantry area of Ipswich are being asked to put their bins out early - to avoid crews getting caught up in the commotion of the weekend's big Ed Sheeran concerts.

Features

Yesterday, 13:42

Hector the miniature dachshund might be tiny - but he's becoming a big star, after finding fame in the world of social media.

Yesterday, 09:41

Tiger, rhino, hedgehog, adder, blue-eyed black lemur, little tern, Norfolk hawker, hazel dormouse, turtle dove… what would you save from extinction?

Tue, 19:10

School gardener, who has died at 89, was awarded the MBE for his tireless work for the village and service to horticulture

Tue, 07:50

Dr Andy Wood OBE DL, CEO of renowned Suffolk brewer Adnams, has lived locally to Southwold for over 25 years. He was awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2013 and has always played an active part in the community. Andy enjoys bike rides around the Suffolk and Norfolk countryside, often popping into some of the local Adnams pubs on the way. More than anything, he loves spending time with his friends and family, especially his young grandson. He talks to Gina Long MBE

Mon, 19:21

Protest banners are up, opposing an Ipswich northern route. Echoes from 30 years ago, when a similar battle was fought, can still be heard

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Tue, 11:13

An invasive plant, known as Himalyan Balsam, has been successfully pulled from the bank of an Essex river.

Mon, 19:00

Visitors heading to Christchurch Mansion for the Ed Sheeran: Made in Suffolk exhibition should be able to enjoy more of the park after this week when a popular nature walk is reopened.

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Growing trees alongside crops - or 'agroforestry' - could be an "exciting" option for farmers in the battle to slow down climate change, a prominent Suffolk farmer says.

Saturday, August 17, 2019

East Anglia is renowned for many things but few people will know it can lay claim to being the farm pond capital of England and Wales.

Saturday, August 17, 2019

A blue strobe light was spotted flashing over Essex last night and it will return for the next two nights in a bid to raise awareness of coastal flooding.

Business

14:40

The boss of one of Suffolk's leading law firms is calling on businesses to step up and support the younger generation by offering work experience placements.

More than 200 friends, colleagues and former customers have sent condolence cards to the family of long standing Stowmarket estate agent Richard Buck, who has died at the age of 52.

09:11

Suffolk's biggest housing developer has revealed plans to relocate to Bury St Edmunds and build a brand new head office.

12:50

A local councillor has urged the community to stay vigilant after a butcher was caught operating without being registered as a food business.

10:55

Juggling a social conscience with business ideals can be tricky.