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Suffolk County Council leader Matthew Hicks has been forced into a major reshuffle when his finance chief quit - days after a Tory debate over plans to raise council tax by 4% next year.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Greater Anglia has run its first tests on new trains due to come into service on the East Suffolk line between Ipswich and Lowestoft.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Greater Anglia was one of the most improved rail companies in Britain for punctuality and reliability over the first three months of the current financial year according to the government's Office of Road and Rail.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Controversial proposals to expand a quarry near Southwold are to be reconsidered later this autumn - but have already been given the thumbs down by a government inspector.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Cabinet minster Therese Coffey has come under fire from the Kennel Club after it emerged she has used a controversial "e-collar" which could soon be banned by her own government to train her new pet.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Suffolk Conservative MP Peter Aldous has warned that the expulsion of 21 senior members of the party has sent out the signal that the Tories are no longer a "broad church," welcoming a spectrum of political views.

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Friday, August 9, 2019

New trains are unlikely to be introduced to all Greater Anglia's rural and regional lines until next year - despite growing complaints about overcrowding and services that are too short.

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Monday, July 15, 2019

Hadleigh Road in Ipswich will be closed for four days over the August Bank Holiday weekend as part of the travel arrangements for the Ed Sheeran Concerts at Chantry Park.

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Saturday, July 13, 2019

I'm well aware this is a confession that some people will find strange - but not surprising if they've ever met me or read my articles. I like travelling by train.

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The first new "bimode" trains for regional services in East Anglia should enter service within the next few weeks after they were given formal approval by the government's rail regulator.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Organisers of the Suffolk Show were celebrating as perfect weather and a packed programme of events came together to bring tens of thousands of visitors to Trinity Park near Ipswich.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

The Suffolk Show's role in bringing together people from across the county is well-known and very important - but it is also a catalyst for tens, or even hundreds, of millions of pounds of business.

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Monday, May 27, 2019

Nigel Farage's new Brexit Party was the big winner in this year's European Elections in the East of England - taking three of the seven seats up for grabs.

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Sunday, May 26, 2019

As politicians from around the region gather at Chelmsford for the European election count, we are providing live coverage and reaction political shape of the East of England emerges.

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Friday, May 24, 2019

A wide field of possible candidates to take over as Prime Minister has already emerged - including west Suffolk's Matt Hancock - in the wake of Theresa May's resignation announcement.

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Former police inspector Steve Gallant was confirmed as East Suffolk Council's first leader at its annual general meeting last night.

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Highways England PR chiefs have been left with egg on their face showing that they don't know where they're going by listing the A14 Ipswich to Lowestoft road as one of Britain's favourite trunk roads!

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Former Suffolk Coastal cabinet member Steve Gallant is set to be the first leader of East Suffolk Council after winning the race to head the authority's Conservative group.

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

The number of passengers using the East Suffolk railway line between Ipswich and Lowestoft has more than doubled over the last 10 years following the introduction of an hourly service on the route.

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Friday, May 3, 2019

The face of Suffolk local politics is set to change dramatically with at least two council leaders set to be booted out by voters.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Horseracing links, a trip to the BAFTAs, and work as a hospital doctor all feature in the Register of Interests declared by Suffolk and Essex MPs over the last few months.

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

East Suffolk Council is one of two new "super districts" that have just been created in the county from the merger of former districts.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Labour councillors in Suffolk have warned that housing estates in towns could become less safe after the county council decided to switch off street lights 30 minutes earlier in a bid to save £90,000.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Suffolk Coastal is spending £15,000 on a "farewell party" for the authority - paid for by residents from their council tax.

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Waveney District Council
Monday, February 11, 2019

Suffolk's Citizens Advice Bureaux have had their funding restored after the county's health services stepped in to make up the cash cut being planned by the county council.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, February 1, 2019

Rail bosses have outlined a bold new vision for the East Anglian network over the next 25 years at a major transport conference in Ipswich.

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Greater Anglia
Wednesday, January 2, 2019

On a national scale 2019 is set to be a momentous year for Britain's politicians with the country set to leave the EU on March 29 - but it is also set to be a big year for local politicians.

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European Union
Monday, December 31, 2018

If Greater Anglia's promises come true, 2019 should be a very good year for the region's rail passengers - the first new trains will start to be introduced and Network Rail should finish its long-term upgrade work between Shenfield and London.

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Sudbury
Monday, December 31, 2018

As concern mounts about the number of illegal immigrants turning up on beaches in the south east of England, Suffolk Police and Crime Commissioner Tim Passmore has repeated his call for more investment to protect Britain's coastline.

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Tim Passmore
Friday, December 14, 2018

Drivers believe that Suffolk has some of the worst roads in the country according to a nationwide survey of the state of Britain's highways.

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