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Sunday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 09.05.21 by derek,[email protected] Local News



Sunday Thought The first recorded Punch & Judy Show in Britain took place at Covent Garden in London in 1662. The first elections in the U...

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2021 Suffolk police and crime commissioner election result announced

Posted: 08.05.21 by Jason Noble (local democracy reporter) Local News



Tim Passmore continues as Suffolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner after securing the 2021 local election with his biggest victory. Mr Passmor...

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Woolverstone's Spring Lodge care home hold VE Day tea party

Posted: 08.05.21 by The Editor Local News



Canny residents at Spring Lodge dodged the bad weather by holding their VE Day party a day early. Staff served up hand cut sandwiches, pastries and...

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Saturday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 08.05.21 by The Editor Local News



Saturday's Brain Teaser Woody is a butcher. He is 5’11” (1.8m) tall and wears size 10 shoes. But what does he weigh? ------------...

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UPDATED: Greens make progress in Suffolk county elections including peninsula but Conservatives way ahead

Posted: 07.05.21 by The Editor Local News



The Green Party has replicated increased success nationwide by winning more seats on Suffolk County Council, including the Peninsula Division. The ...

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Gulf War veteran to set off from peninsula marina to sail round Britain as thanks to Macmillan

Posted: 07.05.21 by Talia Samuelson Local News



While much of the British public has mustered the confidence to book, or at least consider booking, a staycation in the UK, one Suffolk cancer patient...

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Friday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 06.05.21 by The Editor Local News



Fascinating Flower Facts Oxlip and Cowlip flowers look very similar but this is how to tell the difference. The scent of the Cowslip has a dis...

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Big Hoot 2022 revealed as latest St Elizabeth Hospice art trail

Posted: 06.05.21 by The Editor Local News



After much excitement and intrigue St Elizabeth Hospice has revealed the Big Hoot Ipswich 2022 will be the latest art trail to be held in the town in ...

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Shotley peninsula goes to the polls

Posted: 06.05.21 by Jason Noble (local democracy reporter) Local News



Voters across Suffolk will take to the polls today for the first elections held since the Covid-19 pandemic struck. Elections will be taking place ...

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Japanese knotweed hotspots on the peninsula revealed by environmental map

Posted: 06.05.21 by Derek Davis Local News



First it was the beach invaders, now Harsktead is at the epicentre of another seriously unwanted visitor. The peninsula village has been identified...

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