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Crash on A134 causing long delays in and around Sudbury

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Colne Valley Railways, Yeldham Rd, Castle Hedingham, Halstead steam train at the Colne Valley Railway and staff and volunteers after it was given a lottery grant to allow for the All Aboard: Developing the Colne Valley Railway project. Graham Hall right project manager with happy voluteers Malcolm Hodges, Vernon  Baker and Nigel Pendleton and the Shunting Engine WD109 Picture Mark Westley ANL-160712-140550009

Grant of £1.76million for heritage railway

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Gunner Brendan Shaun Williams of the 7th Parachute Regiment Horse Artillery

Tributes paid to popular young soldier killed in crash

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Pot Kiln Primary School has been rated as good by Oftsed inspectors. ANL-160512-161444009

Turnaround as Great Cornard school rated ‘good’ by Ofsted

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Warning as thieves target 26 West Suffolk homes in last fortnight

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UPDATE: Man arrested in connection with fatal collision in Hitcham is released on bail

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Killer drivers may face life sentences - following our Drive For Justice Campaign

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New £5 notes engraved with Jane Austen worth £50,000 circulated in Willie Wonka-style ‘Golden Ticket’ giveaway

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Corrie McKeague's mum Nicola Urquhart

Mother of Corrie McKeague hits out at police over ‘betrayal of trust’

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Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

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Crash on A134 causing long delays in and around Sudbury

Transport
Gunner Brendan Shaun Williams of the 7th Parachute Regiment Horse Artillery

Tributes paid to popular young soldier killed in crash

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Killer drivers may face life sentences - following our Drive For Justice Campaign

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Plans for Sudbury's new bus station in Girling Street car park. ANL-160928-171750001

Sudbury town council says no to bus station proposal

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Train leaving King's Lynn Railway Station ANL-160316-152440009

Train operator announces delay compensation extension, but campaigners say sort service out first

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Warning as thieves target 26 West Suffolk homes in last fortnight

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Corrie McKeague's mum Nicola Urquhart

Mother of Corrie McKeague hits out at police over ‘betrayal of trust’

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Grandparents of Corrie McKeague announce five figure reward for information to end family’s ‘torment’

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Man left with head injury after being assaulted in Halstead

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Turnaround as Great Cornard school rated ‘good’ by Ofsted

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Ormiston Sudbury Academy held a special arts festival for pupils within its academy partnership. ANL-160512-170740001

Arts collaboration for Ormiston academies

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Thomas Gainsborough School YOPEY Befrienders

Befriending scheme’s link to second school

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Shovels at the ready: TGS pupils get ready to plant their trees. ANL-161130-084408001

Pupils planting for future generations of school kids

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Sudbury-based West Suffolk College students celebrate their GCSE results. ANL-161129-174941001

Top grades for mature students at West Suffolk College Sudbury

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Sudbury town council says no to bus station proposal

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Katie Netley, Good Story mentee, wins British Dyslexia Associations Top Achievement Award. ANL-160512-170805001

Mimi’s Lavenham charity supported award winner

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Train leaving King's Lynn Railway Station ANL-160316-152440009

Train operator announces delay compensation extension, but campaigners say sort service out first

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Shops ‘could be a thing of the past’ by 2050

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Sheltered housing in Mid Suffolk and Babergh set to change - more homes to be available for general rent

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Plans for Sudbury's new bus station in Girling Street car park. ANL-160928-171750001

Sudbury town council says no to bus station proposal

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Girling Street Carpark Simon Barrett and David Holland at the car park where there are plans to build the new bus station.
Picture Mark Westley ANL-160830-170220009

Bus station revolt within steering group ranks

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Criticised Hadleigh plans given green light

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Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

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Pupils planting for future generations of school kids

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EA workers are wading through the mud to save the fish. Photo by Tim Ranson ANL-161125-154045001

Specialist dive team successfully remove River Stour blockage

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EA workers are wading through the mud to save the fish. Photo by Tim Ranson ANL-161125-154045001

VIDEO UPDATE: Divers out today to remove blockage causing low River Stour levels

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Ethan Head, 7. ANL-160803-113456001

Support for Ethan in charity clean up

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Suffolk home urges older people living alone to take care in cold weather

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Coroner's Court at Active Business Centre, Bury St Edmunds. ANL-161129-133123009

Sudbury man found dead at home after alarm raised

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New study reveals lack of awareness from parents at spotting symptoms of meningitis

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Pharmacy among first to achieve accolade

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