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All aboard for a new café venture in Clare

The original 1865 bookings hall for the Victorian railway station in Clare Castle Country Park has been transformed into a café.

Latest business news from the Bury Free Press

Iliffe Media buys 13 more newspapers in Kent

Iliffe Media, new owners of the Bury Free Press, have bought another set of newspapers in Kent.

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Appeal to trace Suffolk man’s next of kin

The Coroner’s Office is appealing for help to trace the next of kin of a man from Ipswich.

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Alleged computer hacker given permission to challenge extradition to US

Alleged computer hacker Lauri Love has won permission to challenge his extradition to the United States.

Co-op Funeral Care has sponsored the kits for the walking football held each week at The New Croft. 

Pictured: Fiona Tokley (Catering Manager at New Croft)
 and Mandy Goodwin (Funeral Arranger) 

PICTURE: Mecha Morton

Haverhill business shows support for town’s new sports club

The Haverhill branch of The Co-operative Funeralcare has provided welcome sponsorship for the town’s fledgling walking football club, which is held at The New Croft.

2016/17 ICE Scholar Tomas Jonaitis at work in the ICE development kitchen

Rougham cook school launches 2017/18 scholarship

A Rougham-based cook school is encouraging talented young chefs to apply for its next available scholarship position.

Election news

Your Suffolk and Essex County Council candidates

In total there are 10 divisions in the Babergh area.

Stour Valley Community School head teacher Christine Inchley, left, with Clare Community Primary School head teacher Rebecca Loader, right, and pupils from the primary school.

A new era for Clare primary school

Two schools have joined together to bring even greater educational opportunities to children from Clare and the surrounding villages.

Cheque presentation to Macmillan Cancer Relief from Haverhill Rugby Club for �6,100. Dave Quinney President of Haverhill Rugby Club with Maureen Anderson Macmillan Volunteer Representative, Nicola Clark MacMillan Regional Fundraising Manager and Pappy Brown, member of the Rugby Club and living with cancer.

Haverhill Rugby Club donates thousands of pounds to charity

Haverhill Rugby Club has presented Macmillan Cancer Support with a cheque for £6,100.

Ipswich Crown Court

Haverhill man escapes prison after admitting biting small boy

A Haverhill man who bit a young boy has been handed a suspended prison sentence.

Lee Hall, Joy Button (in Blue) and Joy Dunster pictured outside Chalklands in Linton in May 2001

Haverhill Echo archive photo

We dug out this photo from the Echo archive, where it has been lurking for many years among a batch dated 3-5-01.

Echo archive photo, questions answered

Echo archive photo, questions answered

Earlier this month, as part of our regular Echoes of the Past feature, we ran this photograph and asked if anybody knew anything about it.

Tim Coulson has been appointed the new CEO of the Samuel Ward Academy Trust

New CEO announced for Samuel Ward Academy Trust

Respected educationalist Dr Tim Coulson is to become the new chief executive of Samuel Ward Academy Trust.

Neil Kirkham in the centre of the front row when he was shortlisted for Bury Town Council's Citizen of the Year in 2015

Former Suffolk Royal British Legion president from Bury dies

Former Suffolk County president of the Royal British Legion Neil Kirkham has died.

Nethergate Brewery. 
Picture Mark Westley

Haverhill Arts Centre to hold inaugural beer festival

The first ever Haverhill Beer Weekend takes place over three days next weekend at Haverhill Arts Centre.

Heidi Ince wants to thank the Ambulance serve after she went into anaphylactic shock and nearly died

Pictured: Heidi Ince with her children Oliver (17), Gracie (8) and Louie (9)

PICTURE: Mecha Morton

Haverhill mum who suffered near fatal anaphylactic shock thanks ambulance team who saved her life

A Haverhill mother who suffered a near fatal anaphylactic shock caused by an undiagnosed allergy has praised the swift actions of the paramedic and ambulance crew who saved her life.

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Police appeal after girls go missing from Halstead and Braintree

Police appealing for help in finding teenage girls Amy Phillips and Olivia Nicholls-Barr who are missing from their homes in the Halstead area.

Author Roy Brazier has written a new book 'The USAAF in Suffolk'

PICTURE: Mecha Morton

Haverhill author’s new book is his ‘biggest yet’

Moving out of his comfort zone has led to Haverhill historian Roy Brazier producing his most ambitious book yet.

Margaret Barker, Lorraine Smith and Kate Miles preparing for the 'Booby Walk'. 
Picture: Phil Morley

Haverhill woman diagnosed with breast cancer plans ‘Booby walk’ to support hospital

A Haverhill woman is doing a ‘Booby walk’ this weekend for the hospital that treated her.

Court story

Owner pleads guilty in connection with death of three-year-old from dog attack

A woman has pleaded guilty in connection with the death of three year-old Dexter Neal who was attacked by a dog in Halstead.

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