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A prestigious menswear retailer is set to shut its doors in Lowestoft after 50 years of trading.

A Suffolk MP baffled social media users after interrupting the prime minister's Brexit grilling to raise issues about Lowestoft high street shop closures.

The loss of a healthcare service which supports more than 250 people a day would be "devastating news" for local communities, it has been claimed.

Suffolk farmers' concerns - from the future of water abstraction licences to the risks posed by a 'no deal' Brexit - were put before MPs and government officials at a special meeting in Westminster.

An iconic pier's future has been secured for another year following a generous donation.

A Suffolk MP has called for a shake-up of police funding to address "long-term disparities" between the county's force and others across the country.

Hundreds of mourners braved the bitter cold to pay their respects to the "honourable" and "generous" John Groom.

Two public hearings will be held next month as stakeholders, businesses and community groups have their say on a long-awaited third crossing in Lowestoft.

A cross-party group of MPs have demanded the "chaos and confusion must end" over the region's failing mental health care provision.

MPs in the House of Commons were tonight coming to terms with the scale of the Government's defeat in the Brexit debate - and were preparing for Wednesday's confidence vote tabled by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

The British government is edging closer to Tuesday's key Commons vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal.

Almost a year on from the announcement that the historic archives from Lowestoft Record Office were to be moved, historians, heritage authors and campaigners remain united in opposing the proposals.

It is the busiest time of the year for Royal Mail staff.

More than £130,000 in funding has been secured as part of an "innovative project" to boost the East Anglian fishing industry.

The positive steps being taken to improve patient services at a GP practice have been praised by the Suffolk GP Federation.

Theresa May has won the confidence vote on her leadership of the Conservatives - but has promised MPs she will not lead the party into the next General Election.

Suffolk's Tory MPs look set to vote together to support Theresa May in Wednesday night's confidence vote on her leadership - but in Essex the picture is somewhat different.

MPs have urged caution amid calls for the government to seize control of the region's failing mental health trust.

The government authority responsible for overseeing projects of national importance has started its examination into a long-awaited third crossing in Lowestoft.

The heart of two communities shone through as well-wishers - including an MP - rushed to help people injured in two serious falls.

Feedback from a controversial consultation into the Lowestoft Record Office and "future delivery" of the service will come under scrutiny in the next few days.

Suffolk MPs have been joined by county council leader Matthew Hicks in a new bid to secure government funding for a new by-pass around four villages on the A12.

A bogus psychiatrist who practised in the UK for more than 20 years with no qualifications worked at the region's mental health trust, it has been revealed.

East Anglian politicians, accountants and business leaders are calling for a clampdown on late payments which put smaller firms at risk as the government looks at what measures can be taken to ease their pain.

Outstanding individual and group achievements of businesses across Waveney were honoured at a glittering awards ceremony.

Most Conservative MPs from this region continue to support the Prime Minister in the face of the Brexit storm - but accept that the Parliamentary numbers make it difficult to see how the deal announced on Wednesday can get through.

Three Suffolk MPs are to have a meeting with roads minister Jesse Norman in a bid to ensure that plans for a new Four Villages By-Pass to open up the "Energy Coast" remain on track.

An ambitious legacy project has seen trees planted for future generations to enjoy as part of a network of forest conservation initiatives to mark the Queen's lifetime of service to the Commonwealth.

East Anglia's energy industry has taken its ambition to be recognised as a centre of excellence straight to the heart of government.

Suffolk's Conservative MPs have held a meeting with Education Secretary Damian Hinds in a bid to get more support to deal with the county's crisis in special needs education.

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