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Lullaby concert set to enchant youngsters

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 14:33

Music from the Enchanted Forest is set to spellbind young children at special concerts being held at Newmarket’s Memorial Hall next week.

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Discovery trail at church

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 14:30

St Mary’s Church in Mildenhall will be running a discovery trail throughout the duration of half-term.

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Motorists warned of A11 closures

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 14:14

A series of overnight road closures will take place on the A11 between Fiveways roundabout at Barton Mills and Thetford.

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Slimmers have 12,000 great reasons to smile

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 13:57

Members of a slimming group in Mildenhall have helped raise more than £12,000 for a hospice following an annual moonlight walk.

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Police warn drivers as clocks go back

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 10:58

Police in Norfolk and Suffolk have launched an operation to improve road safety and reduce collisions as the darker nights set in.

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Study shows financial benefits of wetland at Wicken Fen

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 10:31

New research has calculated that each hectare of land at Wicken Fen is worth almost £130 more per year as wetland than as arable farmland.

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Mildenhall man locked up for carrying handgun in Brandon

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 09:24

A man who walked through a Suffolk town carrying a gun has been sent to a young offenders institution.

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Two cars spotted driving dangerously on A143 towards Bury St Edmunds

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 09:09

Police are appealing for witnesses after two vehicles were seen driving dangerously along the A143 towards Bury St Edmunds.

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Man, 75, drove into path of oncoming car - inquest hears

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 08:56

A well-known estate agent and community stalwart died after driving into the path of an oncoming vehicle at a junction, an inquest heard.

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GALLERY: Can you help police identify these men?

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 08:44

Police have released CCTV images of men they would like to speak to in connection with the theft of money from gambling machines.

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Winners announced in schools debating competition

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 08:29

Pupils from four South East Cambridgeshire secondary schools battled it out in the Houses of Parliament in the final of a debating competition.

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Sold! Two-acre woodland plot defies auctioneer’s estimates

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 08:29

A two-acre plot of woodland near Wilburton has more than doubled its estimate at auction.

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Road closed after tractor and car collide

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 08:28

A motorist had to be cut free from a car by firefighters following a collision between a car and a tractor.

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Littleport family raises £4,000 for Addenbrooke’s maternity unit in memory of baby Maisy who lost hernia battle

Ely Standard - Thu, 23/10/2014 - 17:06

A brave family from Littleport who lost their baby girl at just five-weeks-old have raised more than £4,000 for the hospital that tried to save her.

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Town man admits 10 child porn charges

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/10/2014 - 15:18

A Newmarket man who admitted ten child pornography charges has been spared a jail term.

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Fundraisers take to the skies

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/10/2014 - 15:03

Fundraisers are planning to take to the air on Saturday to boost the campaign paying for vital surgery to help Burwell two year old Danny Pickard to hear.

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U3A heraldry date

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/10/2014 - 14:51

Heraldry is the subject of the next meeting of Newmarket U3A (University of the Third Age) which is being held in the St John Ambulance Room at Newmarket Hospital at 2.30pm on Monday.

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Mountain bike stolen

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/10/2014 - 14:49

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man’s black Carrera Vulcan mountain bike was stolen in Mildenhall.

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Burglar cost company three months’ work

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/10/2014 - 14:21

A prolific burglar who helped to steal computer equipment containing three months worth of work done by a Newmarket company has been jailed.

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Rainwater and LEDs help Ickworth to win

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/10/2014 - 11:49

Ickworth House was among the winners of the National Trust’s first Environmental Awards on Tuesday.

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