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Lavenham Literary Festival focuses on children

The success of a popular literary festival has encouraged organisers to shine the spotlight on young readers and children’s books for the first time.

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Music festival boosts local charities

Local charities have expressed their gratitude to Bures Music Festival after it raised more than £12,500.

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Class to improve your photography

On Thursday, November 3, Sudbury Library is holding a ‘How to improve your photography’ event featuring an illustrated talk by Brian Fleming LRPS, DPAGB, AFIAP, which will include a photographic and camera exhibition as well as a selection of helpful books available to borrow from Suffolk Libraries.

Suburban Minds, BurySOUND 2015 winners. Picture by Barny Cutter

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The annual BurySOUND music competition has become a staple event in the local music calendar, giving fresh talent from in and around Suffolk the chance for exposure within their local music scene.

Its official, Red Red Redemption is getting a much-craved sequel

Console Corner: Read Dead still very much alive

It’s official, six years after the release of the critically acclaimed Red Dead Redemption Rockstar have confirmed a sequel is on the way.

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The Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds to stage a tense tale of two asylum seekers

Oxford based Mandala Theatre Company come the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds on Monday, October 24 with their latest show Night Light.

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Hal-term fun at Bury St Edmunds Theatre Royal

This half-term, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds stages three different shows for all the family to enjoy with all age ranges catered for.

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Spooky talk at Society

On Friday, October 28, Anne Grimshaw will be giving two talks to the Sudbury Society entitled ‘Discoveries in Sudbury Graves’ and ‘A Story from Sudbury Airfield’.

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Music legend Midge Ure to perform in Bury St Edmunds

Midge Ure, the man behind the iconic 80’s band Ultravox, co-creator of Live Aid/Band Aid/Live 8 with Bob Geldolf and the man behind two of the biggest selling records of all time “Feed The World” & ‘Vienna’ is playing at The Apex in Bury St Edmunds on October 25.

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Village Trafalgar Day celebrations

Tomorrow Wickham St Paul will be flying the Red Ensign, H.M. naval flag of the time and Nelson’s signal flags ‘England expects that every man will do his duty’ on the village green to celebrate Trafalgar Day.

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Daws Hall ‘s autumn colours

Daws Hall Nature Reserve and Gardens is holding a special ‘Autumn Colours’ open day on Sunday from midday until 4pm.

Open day at Gainsborough's House, Sudbury

Museum’s open day

Gainsborough’s House, Sudbury, has received Heritage Lottery Fund support of £4.73 million, including a development grant of £280,700, towards a £7.5 million project to transform the House into a national centre and one of the region’s leading heritage museum and galleries.

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A Royal dilemma presents itself in a new play at Bury St Edmunds Theatre Royal

Stephanie Beacham, world-famous and acclaimed for her work on television (The Colbys, Dynasty, Bad Girls), film and stage, comes to Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds to perform a role as iconic as any she has played before.

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Suffolk Halloween attraction in frightful national final

A Suffolk Halloween attraction is a finalist in a UK hunt to find the scariest experience.

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Two great comedians in one night at Sudbury’s Quay Theatre

Comedians Tom Allen and Suzi Ruffell will be appearing at the Quay Theatre as part of their current Hit the Road tour.

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The tale of an epic journey, with bells on

Multi-award winning comedian, author and man with bad ideas (rowing the channel in a bath tub, longest distance in a paper boat, running across deserts in suits of armour) Tim FitzHigham is appearing at The Quay Theatre in Sudbury on October 21.

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Fundraisers hanging up their dancing shoes

Organisers are hoping for one last hurrah at an annual dance in Sudbury which is to end after raising more than £20,000 for charity.

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Ken Loach film to open the 36th Cambridge Film Festival

Cambridge Film Festival gets underway on October 20 with a screening of Ken Loach’s Palme D’Or winner, I, Daniel Blake, before ending on October 27 with Werner Herzog’s, Into the Inferno.

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Haverhill Arts Centre is the place to be for Jim Reeves fans

Haverhill Arts Centre is the place to be on Monday, October 24 if you are a lover of the superstar of American Country music, Jim Reeves.

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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is out on November 4th

Console Corner: Things about to get beta for COD fans

The new Call of Duty is out in less than a month but fans can get a taste of the action this weekend as beta access goes live.

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