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15:38

The former Babergh council headquarters in Hadleigh is set to be partially demolished and turned into 53 new homes – with other former public buildings in the town converted into a further 25 homes.

09:03

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has awarded a £160m contract to Kier VolkerFitzpatrick to get RAF Lakenheath ready for two squadrons of US F-35s.

14:45

Plans for 126 new homes on the edge of Eye have been opposed by the town council.

Yesterday, 11:18

An inmate at Highpoint Prison in Suffolk has made a mockery of the justice system after posting a YouTube video from a mobile phone in his cell.

A decision on whether a new Suffolk council will pursue ‘borough’ status will not be made until at least later next year, it has been decided.

Yesterday, 13:08

Thrilled, delighted and flattered.

Yesterday, 16:35

MP Dr Dan Poulter has demanded that Mid Suffolk Council takes action to ensure there is no development on land at Brockford in his constituency without planning permission.

Yesterday, 05:16

A £400,000 fall in car parking revenue in Bury St Edmunds shows the need for government to provide greater support to town centres, a business leader has said.

Paul Geater - Opinion

Thursday, November 15, 2018

I’m a lover of nature – and of the animals that share this planet with us.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Things are getting tight at Suffolk County Council – and next year’s budget is going to be even more challenging than it has faced this year.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

When Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond stood up to deliver his Budget speech last week, much was made of his heralding the “end of austerity.”

Sunday, November 4, 2018

So after nine months’ work and £3.6m the new-look Ipswich Cornhill is finally open to the public again. But has it all been worth it?

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Chancellor Philip Hammond had a bit to say on the state of our town and city centres this week as he announced his budget.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

The question of whether MPs should have a second job has reared its head again after it was revealed that Central Suffolk and North Ipswich MP Dr Dan Poulter was working more than 25 hours a week in a London hospital.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

John Lewis is to stop selling DVD players. The “must have” technology of the first years of the 21st century is now officially redundant – here Paul Geater looks at but what might be next to bite the dust.

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Anyone who has read my columns or seen my tweets over the last two and a half years will be under no doubt that I don’t like the idea of Brexit.

Thursday, October 18, 2018

One of the attractive characteristics of many people in Suffolk is the way they see the county in a slightly understated way – they may know it’s a special place but they’re not sure they should shout about it.

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