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Drink-driver crashed car

Sun, 03/23/2014 - 09:00

A Sudbury man has admitted driving when more than twice the legal limit.

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Fairtrade food gets the thumbs up from schoolchildren

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 19:00

Pupils from a Sudbury school were visited by workers from the town’s Sainsbury’s store as they got a lesson in where their food comes from.

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Social services may move to school site

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 15:00

Hopes have been raised that a former caretaker’s house at a Sudbury school, set for demolition, could be used as the new base for the town’s social services.

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Playgroup at risk if funds can’t be found

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 13:00

A playgroup which has been running for 40 years is in “dire need” of funds to save it from closure.

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Crime continues to fall in town

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 11:00

The number of reported crimes in Sudbury fell by 30 last month compared to the previous year.

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Man, 18, jailed for involvement in cannabis factory

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 09:00

A man who helped grow more than 1,000 cannabis plants at a house in Long Melford has been jailed.

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Acton treasure trail to fund new reception playground

Fri, 03/21/2014 - 13:00

Acton Primary School is launching an Easter treasure trail as it sets out to raise funds for a new playground.

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Car collides with van in Sudbury after wheel comes off

Fri, 03/21/2014 - 10:24

A car crashed into a stationary van in Sudbury this morning after its wheel came off.

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Clerk replacement ‘will not be rushed’

Fri, 03/21/2014 - 09:00

No clear course of action has been decided in discussions to replace Sudbury’s sacked town council clerk.

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Acton man in court on drug production

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 15:00

A 34-year-old man has appeared in court charged with cannabis production.

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Prospect of judicial review puts Prolog plans in doubt

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 13:00

A judicial review has been launched into Prolog’s proposals to expand in Sudbury – putting the possible creation of 500 jobs at risk.

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Fear that ailing school could be shut by Easter

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 11:00

Members of a group set up to save a village primary school are to meet council officials today, amid fears the school could be closed within a matter of weeks.

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School denies trying to ‘correct’ left-handers

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 09:00

A school has denied allegations that it has tried to “correct” left-handed pupils – by forcing them to use their other hand.

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See what stories you can find in this week’s Free Press!

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 07:00

See what stories you can find in this week’s Free Press!

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Could your pooch sniff out trouble?

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 15:00

Dog walkers across the area are being asked to help police sniff out crime as part of a “paws on patrol” project.

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Sudbury silk firm appoints new director

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 13:00

Vanners Silk Weavers has confirmed the appointment of a new production director.

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Superstar pupil, nine, completes 37km challenge

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 09:00

A Gosfield pupil has raised an incredible £1,000 in his very own quadathlon.

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AFC Sudbury Ladies meet celebrity couple in Bury St Edmunds

Tue, 03/18/2014 - 15:34

AFC Sudbury Ladies had a chance meeting with celebrity couple Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan this weekend.

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Snooker pros to pay visit to town club for LeeStock

Tue, 03/18/2014 - 09:58

Visitors to Sudbury Snooker Club will be in the frame to play against one of the sport’s top players this weekend.

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Youngsters impress at agility contest

Tue, 03/18/2014 - 09:00

Two dog-loving youngsters have placed highly in a national youth agility contest.

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