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Diss Specsavers employee sees generous donations for RNIB week

25 September 2017
Diss Specsavers employee sees generous donations for RNIB week

Diss Specsavers employee sees generous donations for RNIB week

25 September 2017

Sarah Reader, a Specsavers optical assistant, has raised £156 for the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB).


Eye and Scottow pair to brave Land’s End to Norwich cycle for charities

21 September 2017
Eye and Scottow pair to brave Land’s End to Norwich cycle for charities

Eye and Scottow pair to brave Land’s End to Norwich cycle for charities

21 September 2017

Two men will brave a gruelling cycle from Land’s End to Norwich Cathedral to raise money for homeless charity Emmaus Norfolk and Waveney and the British Heart Foundation.


Auditions opening for Harleston Player’s production of Around The World in 80 Days

21 September 2017
Auditions opening for Harleston Player’s production of Around The World in 80 Days

Auditions opening for Harleston Player’s production of Around The World in 80 Days

21 September 2017

Aspiring amateur actors and actresses have the chance to be in the Harleston Player’s latest production, Around The World in 80 Days.


Raise a glass: The Beaconsfield Arms reopens in Occold

20 September 2017
Raise a glass: The Beaconsfield Arms reopens in Occold

Raise a glass: The Beaconsfield Arms reopens in Occold

20 September 2017

After working for 40 years in construction, Peter McSloy decided to follow his ambition and buy the The Beaconsfield Arms in Occold, near Eye.


Couple in Diss reveal the secret of a happy marriage on 65th anniversary

20 September 2017
Couple in Diss reveal the secret of a happy marriage on 65th anniversary

Couple in Diss reveal the secret of a happy marriage on 65th anniversary

20 September 2017

A Diss couple reflected on their “wonderful life together” as they celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary today.


Entries flourish at Diss & District Horticultural Society’s autumn show

20 September 2017
Entries flourish at Diss & District Horticultural Society’s autumn show

Entries flourish at Diss & District Horticultural Society’s autumn show

20 September 2017

Things blossomed at the Diss & District Horticultural Society Early autumn show as dahlias and chrysanthemums were among the entries to be judged.


Metfield woman explores village’s past with new book

19 September 2017
Metfield woman explores village’s past with new book

Metfield woman explores village’s past with new book

19 September 2017

A Metfield woman is to turn back the clock with a new book about the village’s past.


Diss betting shop staff turn detective and save pensioner’s life

19 September 2017
Diss betting shop staff turn detective and save pensioner’s life

Diss betting shop staff turn detective and save pensioner’s life

19 September 2017

Two betting shop staff members have saved a Diss pensioner’s life after they discovered him collapsed at home – after failing to show up to place his daily bets.


UPDATE: Pictures released of train window smashed by brick near Diss railway station

19 September 2017
UPDATE: Pictures released of train window smashed by brick near Diss railway station

UPDATE: Pictures released of train window smashed by brick near Diss railway station

19 September 2017

A driver has been left shaken and passengers delayed by 30 minutes after a brick-like object smashed a train window at Diss railway station this morning.


Christmas closure and weekend disruption as further work planned for Norwich to London line

18 September 2017
Christmas closure and weekend disruption as further work planned for Norwich to London line

Christmas closure and weekend disruption as further work planned for Norwich to London line

18 September 2017

Network Rail has revealed commuters will experience a ten day closure at Christmas as ‘vital’ work is carried out on the line between Norwich and London.


Hundreds gather for Middy’s Steam Railway Gala in Wetheringsett

18 September 2017
Hundreds gather for Middy’s Steam Railway Gala in Wetheringsett

Hundreds gather for Middy’s Steam Railway Gala in Wetheringsett

18 September 2017

It was full steam ahead for Mid Suffolk Light Railway Museum in Wetheringsett as the Middy’s Steam Railway Gala raised funds.


Thornham Parva man uses pedal power for good cause

15 September 2017
Thornham Parva man uses pedal power for good cause

Thornham Parva man uses pedal power for good cause

15 September 2017

While the Tour of Britain raced across the county, one keen cyclist in Thornham Parva did not go very far at all – but still raised a huge amount of money by cycling the length of stage six on a static bike.


Dutch deal looks like sound business for Diss-based Midwich

15 September 2017
Dutch deal looks like sound business for Diss-based Midwich

Dutch deal looks like sound business for Diss-based Midwich

15 September 2017

A Diss company has acquired a majority stake in a specialist distributor of audio visual and lighting solutions in the Netherlands.


All aboard! Harleston man’s mission to end bus woes

14 September 2017
All aboard! Harleston man’s mission to end bus woes

All aboard! Harleston man’s mission to end bus woes

14 September 2017

For some, social media is for posting, liking, tweeting ... and videos of cats. But, for one man in Harleston, it could be the answer to the town’s bus troubles.


Results announced after Harleston residents go to the polls on car park vote

08 September 2017
Results announced after Harleston residents go to the polls on car park vote

Results announced after Harleston residents go to the polls on car park vote

08 September 2017

After months of debating, residents in Harleston have voted that the council should renew a long-term lease on the town’s car parks.


Attleborough site manager for East Anglian house building company wins industry award

07 September 2017
Attleborough site manager for East Anglian house building company wins industry award

Attleborough site manager for East Anglian house building company wins industry award

07 September 2017

Eight site managers – including one from Attleborough – working for an East Anglian house building company have been recognised for their dedication to building high-quality homes.


New book explores the history of Suffolk’s shops

05 September 2017
New book explores the history of Suffolk’s shops

New book explores the history of Suffolk’s shops

05 September 2017

A Suffolk history group has announced the launch of a new book, Shops and Shopping – Four Hundred Years of Retailing in Botesdale, Redgrave and Rickinghall.


Norfolk and Suffolk police forces upgrade with £1.2m of new technology

05 September 2017
Norfolk and Suffolk police forces upgrade with £1.2m of new technology

Norfolk and Suffolk police forces upgrade with £1.2m of new technology

05 September 2017

Police forces in Norfolk and Suffolk have benefited from a “crucial investment” that will arm them with brand new technology in the fight against crime.


Suffolk County Council propose changes to school bus services - affecting 3,700 students

05 September 2017
Suffolk County Council propose changes to school bus services - affecting 3,700 students

Suffolk County Council propose changes to school bus services - affecting 3,700 students

05 September 2017

Pupils are at risk of losing their transport to school as Suffolk County Council proposes changes to its ‘unsustainable’ county-wide bus services.


PICTURES: Burston Strike Rally commemorates the legacy of the ‘struggles of working people’

04 September 2017
PICTURES: Burston Strike Rally commemorates the legacy of the ‘struggles of working people’

PICTURES: Burston Strike Rally commemorates the legacy of the ‘struggles of working people’

04 September 2017

Thousands gathered on the village green in Burston on Sunday to commemorate the annual Burston Strike Rally – the longest-running strike in history.


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