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Kevin Hurst is a trainee reporter on the Bury Free Press and Suffolk News and has been with the company for more than five years.

Everything you need to know about today’s Diss Carnival and Fun Day

16 June 2024
Everything you need to know about today’s Diss Carnival and Fun Day

Everything you need to know about today’s Diss Carnival and Fun Day

16 June 2024

Diss Carnival and Fun Day is taking place today and here is all you need to about the biggest event in the town’s calendar


Teenage swimmer with Olympic aspirations completes English Channel challenge

15 June 2024
Teenage swimmer with Olympic aspirations completes English Channel challenge

Teenage swimmer with Olympic aspirations completes English Channel challenge

15 June 2024

A teenager, with aspirations of competing in the Olympics, has completed a challenge to swim the equivalent of the English Channel.


Pylon campaigners issue mock invoice for scrutiny on proposed Norwich to Tilbury project

15 June 2024
Pylon campaigners issue mock invoice for scrutiny on proposed Norwich to Tilbury project

Pylon campaigners issue mock invoice for scrutiny on proposed Norwich to Tilbury project

15 June 2024

Campaigners battling pylon plans have sought to highlight the perceived lack of action by regulators – by sending a mock invoice for its services.


Reggie racks up 70 goals for golden boot

15 June 2024
Reggie racks up 70 goals for golden boot

Reggie racks up 70 goals for golden boot

15 June 2024

A football-mad boy has won the golden boot trophy for his team after scoring an incredible amount of goals last season.


Inbetweeners star set to visit Corn Hall - for a chat

14 June 2024
Inbetweeners star set to visit Corn Hall - for a chat

Inbetweeners star set to visit Corn Hall - for a chat

14 June 2024

One of the stars of a multi award-winning show is set to come to Diss next month to talk about his time in acting and comedy.


That’s the spirit: Pair celebrate their World Drinks Awards wins

14 June 2024
That’s the spirit: Pair celebrate their World Drinks Awards wins

That’s the spirit: Pair celebrate their World Drinks Awards wins

14 June 2024

A pair of Diss-based drink producers are hoping for a bright future after celebrating winning five awards at the World Drinks Awards.


Man arrested following gas main damage incident

14 June 2024
Man arrested following gas main damage incident

Man arrested following gas main damage incident

14 June 2024

A man has been arrested following an incident which saw a car hit a gas main in Diss yesterday.


Emergency services attend gas main hit by vehicle in town

13 June 2024
Emergency services attend gas main hit by vehicle in town

Emergency services attend gas main hit by vehicle in town

13 June 2024

Emergency services were called to a Diss street this afternoon after a vehicle hit a gas main.


Survey launched to examine NHS dental access in Norfolk

13 June 2024
Survey launched to examine NHS dental access in Norfolk

Survey launched to examine NHS dental access in Norfolk

13 June 2024

People in Norfolk are being asked for their experiences in accessing NHS non-emergency dental care.


Hunt is on from Norfolk Coroner’s Service to find relatives of Diss man

13 June 2024
Hunt is on from Norfolk Coroner’s Service to find relatives of Diss man

Hunt is on from Norfolk Coroner’s Service to find relatives of Diss man

13 June 2024

A county coroner’s service search is on for a possible relative connected to a Diss man who has died.


Surprise party celebrates shop manager Ollie’s 70th birthday

12 June 2024
Surprise party celebrates shop manager Ollie’s 70th birthday

Surprise party celebrates shop manager Ollie’s 70th birthday

12 June 2024

A surprise birthday party in the streets of Eye to celebrate one of its local celebrities took place at the start of the month.


‘It was a great success’: Community market organisers thank supporters

11 June 2024
‘It was a great success’: Community market organisers thank supporters

‘It was a great success’: Community market organisers thank supporters

11 June 2024

Organisers of a community market, which is steeped in history, have branded its latest offering a great success.


Road set for two-day closure for carriageway work

11 June 2024
Road set for two-day closure for carriageway work

Road set for two-day closure for carriageway work

11 June 2024

A two-day road closure will be in place next week as work will be done to a country road.


Men charged after police find £770,000 cannabis factory

10 June 2024
Men charged after police find £770,000 cannabis factory

Men charged after police find £770,000 cannabis factory

10 June 2024

Two men have been charged with drug offences following the discovery of a cannabis factory worth £770,000 in Harleston.


Town art group brushes up on pylon issue for exhibition

10 June 2024
Town art group brushes up on pylon issue for exhibition

Town art group brushes up on pylon issue for exhibition

10 June 2024

An exhibition from Diss Art Group has not only brought in visitors but also discussion on an issue set to possibly change the county’s landscape


Creative collective hosts mosaic workshop to help ‘Raise Our Roof’ fund

10 June 2024
Creative collective hosts mosaic workshop to help ‘Raise Our Roof’ fund

Creative collective hosts mosaic workshop to help ‘Raise Our Roof’ fund

10 June 2024

A charity creative hub in Diss let people create their own mandala mosaic art during a workshop day.


Duck producer puts forward plans for 17-acre solar farm

10 June 2024
Duck producer puts forward plans for 17-acre solar farm

Duck producer puts forward plans for 17-acre solar farm

10 June 2024

A food producer, famous for its breed of duck, has put forward plans to create a 17-acre solar farm.


George elated to complete River Waveney rowing machine challenge

09 June 2024
George elated to complete River Waveney rowing machine challenge

George elated to complete River Waveney rowing machine challenge

09 June 2024

A man has rowed the equivalent length of the River Waveney – from the confines of his parish church.


Roundhouse really taking shape at Fox Wood Forest School

09 June 2024
Roundhouse really taking shape at Fox Wood Forest School

Roundhouse really taking shape at Fox Wood Forest School

09 June 2024

A forest school promoting adventurous play has thanked the support so far in helping it to build a roundhouse for the site.


Funeral service opens fourth branch in 20th anniversary year

08 June 2024
Funeral service opens fourth branch in 20th anniversary year

Funeral service opens fourth branch in 20th anniversary year

08 June 2024

A funeral service, which celebrated its 20th anniversary this year, has opened its fourth branch.


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