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Nethergate Brewery secures move to Long Melford site

Nethergate Brewery is hoping to increase production and enter the tourism industry after it completed its move to Long Melford this week.

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35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

Take a look around your office. If a new study is to be believed, 35 per cent of your colleagues have taken a nap on the job and got away with it. And only 12 per cent say they have had been disciplined by their boss for sleeping at work.

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Chance to get networking at 2017 events

Networking can improve your trading prospects and put you in touch with some handy, local services providers.

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More than 200 business leaders told about benefits of Sizewell C plans

Representatives of about 250 Suffolk businesses turned out to hear how they could benefit from plans to create a new power station at Sizewell.

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Glasses collected to help improve vision in poorest countries

Hundreds of underprivileged people in Africa, India and Eastern Europe will have a brighter vision of the future thanks to the efforts of local optical practices.

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Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

A train journey spanning barely half the country has been revealed as the country’s most expensive standard class ticket available to passengers.

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Move to refloat Radio Caroline on AM for East Anglia

The former pirate station Radio Caroline is hoping to refloat on medium wave across East Anglia from its ship Ross Revenge.

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Today is your last chance to defend your right to know

Today is your last chance to defend your right to know

Today is your last chance to stand up and defend a free British press - and your right to know.

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Free wedding open day in Hadleigh

Hadleigh Market Feoffment Charity is holding a free wedding open day on Sunday, February 5, 10am-3pm at Hadleigh Town Hall.

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Office staff expected to spend over £40,000 on workplace costs

Office staff expected to spend over £40,000 on workplace costs

Whether it’s a quick coffee or chipping in for a colleague’s birthday present, office workers can expect to spend over £40,000 in a lifetime on workplace costs.

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Sugar-free drinks as bad as real thing

Sugar-free drinks ‘as bad as real thing’

Drinking Diet Coke won’t stop you getting fat, according to new research.

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Mobility scooter specialists win industry award

Mobility scooter specialist TGA is celebrating after its latest product secured a prestigious award.

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URGENT RECALL: Parents urged to stop using range of kids’ beds and cots after baby death

URGENT RECALL: Parents urged to stop using range of kids’ beds and cots after baby death

Parents are being urged to stop using a range of cots and children’s beds IMMEDIATELY - which are being linked to the sudden death of a newborn baby.

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The man said Tesco should ban customers who go shopping in their nightwear.

Shopper asks Tesco to ban customers in pyjamas and dressing gowns

A Tesco shopper has called on the supermarket giant to ban customers in sleepwear after posting a picture of two women walking the aisles in their dressing gowns.

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James Cartlidge MP at Sudbury train station

UPDATE: Rail fair increases are ‘a smack in the face’ for commuters

The local Labour group has hit out at price increases to rail fairs from Sudbury describing it as a ‘smack in the face’ for commuters.

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Business group’s £500 Age UK donation

The business networking group at the 15th century Swan at Lavenham Hotel and Spa has raised £500 for Age UK Suffolk.

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Food experts in Sudbury look to spice up the way we cook

The creative owners of a Sudbury-based Indian food business have put pen to paper to teach people how to cook with spices.

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Pedestrian area in town centre?

A Sudbury businessman who has seen his retail shops affected by the devastating fire in Sudbury in September 2015 has come up with an idea to pedestrianise an area of the town centre, hoping it will improve the look of the town and provide a boost to businesses.

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Property market in Sudbury set for boom says expert

A partner at Sudbury’s newest estate agents has predicted the property market in the Sudbury area to boom.

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Sudbury Steering Group to be reviewed following bus station decision

The role of Sudbury Steering Group will be reviewed following the decision to withdraw plans to build a new bus station in Girling Street.

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