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A vocal quartet who have sung for the Queen and appeared live on BBC Radio 2 will visit the Quay Theatre in Sudbury next month.

Folk East continues to grow in size and sature as one of the most eclectic folk festivals in the country. Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at this year's tempting bill of fare

To mark Red Nose Day for Comic Relief on March 15, Emma Freud shares her East Anglian heaven and hell and reveals what she would like Robbie Williams to do in her honour...

Restaurants have been given advice on keeping their drains clear after a blockage caused by Yorkshire puddings piqued national interest.

DJ and IT engineer David Bradbury met the presenter when she came to East Anglia to record a radio programme for the BBC. He tells our reporter what she was like, and where they travelled together.

Like a considerably less ostenatious phoenix rising from the ashes of a burnt-out career, the Partridge is set to fly again as Alan scores a brand new series with the channel he vowed to never work for again (until they offered him a job).

As an etiquette expert comes up with guidelines for MPs to get through Brexit...with good manners!

BBC Radio's Mark Murphy wants our help to build a statue to Kevin Beattie. Here's how you can help remember a true Ipswich Town legend...

With just over three months ago until the UK is due to leave the European Union, how will we cope with Brexit over Christmas?

The campaign for a statue of Ipswich Town's greatest ever player, Kevin Beattie, has got off to a flying start.

Today we launch a campaign for a lasting memorial to Ipswich Town's greatest ever player, Kevin Beattie, on what would have been his 65th birthday.

A thought-provoking new play exploring Britain's aging population is to be performed at the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds in the new year.

Get ready for an unforgettable night of comedy and campness as Julian Clary brings his Born to Mince tour to the region in 2019.

Greater Anglia will no longer apply charges to cash found in lost wallets and purses after a teenager's complaint to the firm sparked national outrage.

Grounding historical events in personal stories makes them more relatable. Arts editor Andrew Clarke spoke to film-maker Tim Curtis about his latest film which tells the story of two local men and their experiences during The Great War

Rail bosses have refunded a Suffolk student after staff took 10% of the cash in her purse as a "storage fee".

Suffolk superstar Ed Sheeran is playing four huge concerts in Ipswich's Chantry Park next year - and over 100,000 die hard fans are due to descend on Suffolk to see him perform.

As the weather gets cooler, Matthew Biggs offers 5 tips on what to do in the greenhouse to ensure you're ready for winter.

The first ever National Album Day is almost here. The sales figures say one thing, but who's your favourite?

Nostalgia Crackerjack! A TV legend

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Children's variety show Crackerjack was a highlight of the TV week, entertaining children and families for 29 years. Lynne Mortimer talks to Suffolk author Alan Stafford about the inside story of the teatime TV classic

A string of high profile gigs in Chantry Park by Ed Sheeran next year is set to showcase the space as a venue for promoters to bring other top artists, according to the landowners.

The use of restraints on adults with learning disabilities rose almost fivefold in the region's mental health hospitals in the space of a year, figures show.

A singer and harpist will perform in Suffolk next week in support of her fourth solo album, which is released this week.

A Suffolk dairy farmer said he was "really chuffed" after his cheese-making story provided the inspiration for a plot in the popular BBC Radio 4 soap, The Archers.

Victims of abuse at a private school are only getting a fraction of compensation they had been promised. Today more ex-pupils come forward to tell of their anger.

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

Victims said the horror of what they experienced at St George's School in Norfolk and Suffolk still lives with them 40 years later.

Is it on-the-move Chris Evans? Or Sara Cox? Or maybe that bloke from Kiss? Do let us know who puts a spring in your step

Chris Evans is a tough act to follow on the country's most-listened-to radio show - who's it going to be?

Tom Gregory is still the youngest swimmer to conquer the English Channel and probably always will be

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