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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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AONB: News from Suffolk Coast and Heaths, Dedham Vale's 50th, Sizewell C and more...

Posted: 30.05.20 by The Editor Local News



50th anniversary of the designation of the Dedham Vale AONB The Dedham Vale celebrated 50 years since being designated as an AONB on 20 May 2020. W...

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NHS staff save hundreds of lives from Covid-19 in our area

Posted: 30.05.20 by The Editor Local News



NHS staff at hospitals in Ipswich and Colchester have saved nearly 400 lives of patients with Covid-19 symptoms. East Suffolk and North Essex NHS F...

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Saturday's Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 30.05.20 by The Editor Local News



Did You Know? In 2013, Joao Maria de Souza was lying in bed when a cow that had been grazing on a hill behind his house walked onto the asbestos r...

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Rooting for new parents during COVID-19 and beyond

Posted: 29.05.20 by The Editor Local News



A Tree for Life scheme in Babergh, which offers a free tree for new parents, is now open for 2020 applications allowing families to apply from home du...

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