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New regional chair for prestigious directors' institute could be among peninsula's considerable pool of talent

Posted: 02.06.20 by The Editor Local News



THE new regional chair of Institute of Directors (IoD) could be lurking in the wings on the Shotley peninsula. The IoDis seeking a chair to replace...

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Co-op gives Lifeline funding to Suffolk Libraries

Posted: 02.06.20 by The Editor Local News



A £2,500 donation from the recently created East of England Co-op Community Cares Fund has enabled Suffolk Libraries to increase the capacity of...

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Cloudy water alert

Posted: 02.06.20 by The Editor Local News



Anglian Water has apologised after a burst main left many people on the peninsula with low pressure and discoloured water. Action was quickly taken...

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Fewer pupils than expected return to school

Posted: 02.06.20 by The Editor Local News



Fewer pupils and schools on the Shotley peninsula than anticipated returned yesterday, according to Suffolk education chiefs, as parents proved to be ...

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Tuesday's Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 02.06.20 by The Editor Local News



Did You Know? On this day in 1953 Queen Elizabeth II was crowned at a coronation ceremony in Westminster Abbey in London. In front of more than 8,0...

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Peninsula farmers feature in NFU anniversary photo celebration

Posted: 01.06.20 by The Editor Local News



Peninsula farmers have been featured in a photographic exhibition, that was originally planned to be displayed at the Suffolk Show. The National Fa...

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Monday's Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 01.06.20 by The Editor Local News



Did You Know? Today is the 20th Anniversary of World Milk Day. People are encouraged to talk about the benefits of dairy with regards to health and ...

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Customers urged to follow advice and cover up in shops as more businesses open

Posted: 01.06.20 by The Editor Local News



As more shops and other businesses reopen, and some pupils go back to school, people are being urged to remember social distancing rules and in some c...

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Andrew Coulson: Pentecost Thought

Posted: 31.05.20 by The Editor Opinion



My thoughts for Pentecost - Yes this will be Pentecost Sunday but it seems less like Pentecost than I could ever have imagined or experienced befor...

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Sunday's Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 31.05.20 by The Editor Local News



Did You Know? Today is Whitsunday which is variously believed to be a shortening of "White Sunday" or to have its origins in the Anglo-Saxon ...

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