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Body recovered from Alton Water this morning

Posted: 16.10.20 by Derek Davis Local News



Emergency services have recovered a body from the reservoir at Alton Water this morning. The man's body was discovered in the water, close the ...

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Friday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 16.10.20 by The Editor Local News



Did you know? Today is World Food Day and the date commemorates the founding of the Food and Agriculture Organisation by the United Nations in 1945....

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Teenager injured after car struck a telegraph pole in Holbrook

Posted: 15.10.20 by Derek Davis Local News



Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage girl suffered a serious injury during a road traffic collision in Holbrook, which occurred in the e...

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Councillors back proposals to introduce 20mph limit on peninsula roads

Posted: 15.10.20 by The Editor Local News



Peninsula councillors have backed calls residential streets in Suffolk’s towns and villages to have a 20mph speed limit across the board, as a means...

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Brantham Bull's pub desk initiative featured on national television

Posted: 15.10.20 by Derek Davis Local News



The Brantham Bull's popular pup desk scheme has attracted attention nationwide, with national broadcaster Jeremy Vine featuring the initiative thi...

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Thursday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 15.10.20 by The Editor Local News



Did you know? On this night in 1987, scores of trees were blown over, boats were tossed onto shorelines and people's homes were damaged on the Sh...

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Residents happy to make their own entertainment during the coronavirus lockdown

Posted: 15.10.20 by Stephen Pullinger Local News



The pandemic has put a temporary halt to outside entertainers visiting care homes. However, ladies at Spring Lodge, in Woolverstone, have revived o...

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Wednesday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 14.10.20 by The Editor Local News



Did you know? The Battle of Hastings was actually fought on this day in 1066. King Harold II of England was defeated by the invading army of William,...

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Alton Water Park honoured with national award

Posted: 14.10.20 by Derek Davis Local News



Alton Water Park, has been honoured by a leading green spaces body. The multi purpose area, nestled between Stutton, Tattingstone and Holbrook, was...

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Self-isolation support payments available for low-income earners on the Shotley Peninsula

Posted: 13.10.20 by The Editor Local News



Shotley Peninsula residents on low-incomes and unable to work because they have been asked to self-isolate by NHS Test and Trace, can now claim a &pou...

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