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Thursday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 21.10.21 by Amber Markwell Local News



Thursday's trivia Which European nation was said to invent hot dogs? Find out the answer at the bottom of the page. ----------------...

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Size matters as Shotley Marina's extra 10 inches will benefit Ganges Museum in new look Victory House

Posted: 20.10.21 by Amber Markwell Local News



An extra 10 inches (almost) will make all the difference to a key exhibit at the HMS Ganges Museum, Babergh planners were told today. Permission to...

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Shotley peninsula sports journalist's debut thriller novel

Posted: 20.10.21 by Amber Markwell Local News



A Suffolk sports journalist living on the Shotley Peninsula has penned his debut novel - '38 Sleeps'. Michael Bacon, from Shotley Gate, is ...

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Old fossils on meander along Stutton Ness

Posted: 20.10.21 by Derek Davis Local News



The Shotley peninsula is not exactly fames for fossil hunting, although the occasional woolly mammal tooth and prehistoric bones can be found on our S...

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Wednesday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 20.10.21 by Amber Markwell Local News



Wednesday's wonderful fact Did you know that pigeons can tell the difference between a painting by Monet and Picasso? In a 1995 s...

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Update: After main road partially blocked by tree on Shotley peninsula

Posted: 19.10.21 by Derek Davis Local News



UPDATED: All clear after work carried out to clear obstruction. A large tree has fallen and blocked a carriageway on the main B1456 between Shotley...

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Hexachordia delight Harkstead church supporters

Posted: 19.10.21 by Joanna Butlin Opinion



A great moment for Harkstead Church when we were finally able to hold our opening concert of 2021, Greensleeves and Yellow Lace. The Hexachordia t...

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Tuesday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 19.10.21 by Amber Markwell Local News



Tuesday's on this day In 1953, the dystopian novel "Fahrenheit 451" by Ray Bradbury was published in the US. The nov...

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Peninsula Royal British Legion chairman's 100 year commemoration video

Posted: 18.10.21 by Derek Davis Local News



The chairman of the Shotley and Erwarton branch has compiled a commemoration video marking 100 years of the Royal British Legion. Brian Ives added ...

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Shotley peninsula has one of highest Covid outbreaks in Suffolk after close knit group affected, figures show

Posted: 18.10.21 by Derek Davis Local News



The Shotley peninsula has one of the highest levels of Covid, according to latest Government figures. It has been confirmed that 47 people on the p...

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