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Saturday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 23.01.21 by The Editor Local News



Did You Know? Sir Thomas Gresham founded The Royal Exchange in London as a home for merchants and bankers, on this day in 1565, and it was completed ...

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Driver hospitalised after crashing into tree in Holbrook

Posted: 22.01.21 by Derek Davis Local News



Fire crews rescued a driver trapped in his BMW car after crashing into a tree in Holbrook. Police, three fire crews, including one from nearby Holb...

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Spring Lodge residents and staff enjoy Winnie the Pooh Day

Posted: 22.01.21 by The Editor Local News



Armed with boxes of popcorn and plenty of Piglet ears, residents and staff celebrated A.A Milne’s 139th birthday and National Winnie the Pooh Day by...

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Suffolk Fire Service gains national recognition for pandemic response

Posted: 22.01.21 by Derek Davis Local News



Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) has been recognised nationally for its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In particular SFRS was praised for i...

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Friday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 21.01.21 by The Editor Local News



Friday's Flower. You should always present daffodils in a bunch. Legend has it that daffodils are associated with cheerfulness. When they are pre...

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Health chief admits vaccine supply issues as peninsula lags behind but programme is being ramped up

Posted: 21.01.21 by Jason Noble (Local Democracy Reporter) Local News



Suffolk health leaders have said capacity is now in place to ramp up vaccinations across the county, but recognised there were still some issues on su...

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Holbrook fire crew's early morning alarm call

Posted: 21.01.21 by Derek Davis Local News



Retained firefighters at Holbrook station were given an early morning alarm call today when they responded to a shout in Shotley. The fire crew scr...

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Thursday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 21.01.21 by The Editor Local News



Fascinating Facts: The USA has a new president in Joe Biden but did you know one of his predecessors Thomas Jefferson invented the swivel chair. Also...

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Details of Shotley peninsula walks revealed as part of Discover Suffolk project

Posted: 20.01.21 by Derek Davis Local News



A number of walks and cycling trails on the Shotley peninsula have been included as part of the 2020 Discovering Suffolk project launched this week. ...

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Wednesday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 20.01.21 by The Editor Local News



Midweek Song Lyrics: 'Guess who just got back today? Them wild-eyed boys that had been away Haven’t changed that much to say But man, I sti...

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