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Suffolk police

Suffolk police received more than 800 emergency calls during Storm Doris yesterday - up from its daily average of about 230.

A charity which provides free information and advice to people with disabilities in Waveney has issued an urgent appeal for funding.

A team that provides health and social care to people in their own homes in Lowestoft has been given a resounding vote of confidence by patients.

Kirkley Mill Health Centre

Popular radio presenter Rob Chandler will return to the airwaves, after loyal listeners were left disappointed when he left Radio Norwich earlier this year.

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Seven authors from Suffolk will be crossing over to Norfolk to raise money for Alzheimer’s Research UK.

A dash cam has captured the moment a car narrowly avoided being hit by a falling tree during Storm Doris.

Tributes to a highly-regarded former social care chief brought a standing ovation on a poignant evening which celebrated the best of Norfolk’s carers.

Norman Lamb

Crime

Yesterday, 17:41
Suffolk Police

Emergency services have been working to clear fallen trees from road across Lowestoft and Waveney as a result of Storm Doris.

A new superintendent has taken charge of policing across the east Suffolk area – with the vow of continuing to “deal robustly” with criminals.

Suffolk Police

More than 100 suspected drug dealers have been arrested by police in Norfolk as the drive to rid our county of heroin and cocaine gathers pace.

Norfolk Police

Suffolk Constabulary has apologised after it provided wildly incorrect data about how many abandoned 999 calls it has received.

Witnesses are being sought after a window was smashed at a home in Lowestoft.

Lowestoft police

Health

Kirkley Mill Health Centre

A team that provides health and social care to people in their own homes in Lowestoft has been given a resounding vote of confidence by patients.

Tributes to a highly-regarded former social care chief brought a standing ovation on a poignant evening which celebrated the best of Norfolk’s carers.

Norman Lamb

Hundreds of ambulance staff say they have experienced bullying or harassment in the workplace - but bosses have responded by branding the evidence as inaccurate.

NHS

Homes in Kirkley have been visited and safety advice has been handed out as agencies work together to keep vulnerable residents safe and warm.

An artist has created four stained glass windows to brighten up the James Paget University Hospital’s day care unit.

James Paget University Hospital

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Education

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Somerleyton

Somerleyton Hall opened its doors to pupils from the village primary school as part of an annual occasion dating back more than 150 years.

More than 20 pianos, collectively worth £50,000, are being given away to schools and community groups across the region.

Cambridge

Nearly 10,000 books, CDs and DVDs have gone missing from Suffolk libraries in three years, new figures show.

Suffolk County Council

Teenagers in the region are some of the least likely in the country to apply for a place at university.

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Families have had to “fight every step of the way” to get help for the children with the greatest needs in Suffolk.

Care Quality Commission

Business

11:42
United Kingdom

The countdown to the Rugby World Cup has begun.

Gas operators must find ways of working with the offshore wind energy industry and exploit remaining gas reserves in the Southern North Sea (SNS) for a prosperous future.

Simon Gray

It is the end of an era as the landlords of a much-loved coastal town pub have called last orders for the final time.

Southwold

Suffolk Coastal MP Therese Coffey has led a small delegation of MPs to meet the Chancellor of Exchequer to press the case on behalf of independent retailers in two coastal towns against proposed business rate rises due to be enforced this April.

Therese Coffey

Businesses in Southwold have been leading the fight against the increase in business rates which has left many small high street outlets facing an uncertain future.

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce

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A dash cam has captured the moment a car narrowly avoided being hit by a falling tree during Storm Doris.

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It is the end of an era as the landlords of a much-loved coastal town pub have called last orders for the final time.

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Yesterday, 17:41

Emergency services have been working to clear fallen trees from road across Lowestoft and Waveney as a result of Storm Doris.

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Storm Doris is causing disruption in Lowestoft and Waveney as high winds continue to batter the region.

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Carlton Marshes
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Communities across East Anglia will today begin a massive clear-up after Storm Doris caused chaos across the region.

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A dash cam has captured the moment a car narrowly avoided being hit by a falling tree during Storm Doris.

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Communities across East Anglia will today begin a massive clear-up after Storm Doris caused chaos across the region.

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