News in Shotley Peninsula

Subscribe to our FREE WEEKLY Newsletter!

Keep your town in your pocket.

Thursday's Breakfast Briefing

By Derek Davis

2nd Apr 2020 | Local News

Did you know:

Every second, we welcome four new babies into our overall population. Do a little math and you'll find out that means there are approximately 250 births each minute, 15,000 each hour, and 360,000 each day. In a full year, there are around 131.4 million babies born on Earth, according to the Ecology Global Network. Expect that to double towards the end of this year and into next.

Continue Reading
Traffic chaos caused when the Orwell Bridge is shut

The first planned meeting of the Transport Task Force looking to sort out the traffic chaos coming off the peninsula and around Ipswich will be postponed as a direct result of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

The meeting was due to take place this Friday but following discussion with the joint chairmen, it will be postponed due to the government advice regarding Coronavirus.

Continue Reading
Brandon Lightning, NHS Wellbeing Suffolk advisor, in the middle with colleagues at Shotley Village Hall before lockdown started

People on the peninsula suffering with anxiety during this Coronavirus crisis are being urged to contact dedicated mental health wellbeing body, or use its webinar service.

With concerns over catching the Covid-19 virus, additional stress of self-isolating, worries over work and paying bills, adding to the everyday life problems, caring for people's mental health has come to the fore.

Continue Reading
Bomb scare on the peninsula

By Derek Davis

31st Mar 2020 | Local News

RLC bomb disposal unit were dispatched to Stutton

A bomb disposal team, police and the Holbrook coastguard crew were today called to a suspected bomb at Stutton.

The Royal Logistics Corp Bomb Disposal team investigated a rusting metal object, which looked suspiciously like an explosive device, after being reported by a member of the public who found it at Stutton Ness.

Continue Reading

Showing 2371 to 2380 of 2552 results

Nub News Logo

Sign-up to the Shotley Peninsula Nub News weekly newsletter

Subscribe now for weekly updates of local news and sport from your town. Plus what's on near where you live - and local homes for sale. All delivered straight to your in-box, every Friday.

We won't pass your details on to anyone else. By clicking the sign-up button you agree to our Privacy Policy.