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BBC News - Suffolk

Coronavirus: Rushmere Golf Club used for picnics and sunbathing (4 hours old)

Rushmere Golf Club says people sunbathed and ate on fairways despite the coronavirus restrictions.

Coronavirus: Ambulance service wants 1,000 new workers (2 hours old)

The East of England Ambulance Service needs drivers, cleaners and clinical staff to help "urgently".

Newmarket schoolgirl, 11, starts 'blue heart' campaign for NHS (2 days old [03/04/20])

Tamara McAuley, from Newmarket in Suffolk, designed the hearts in the health service's colour.

Rickshaw volunteers in Bury St Edmunds deliver supplies to those in isolation (4 days old [02/04/20])

Volunteer rickshaw riders are bringing a "smile" to people self-isolating by dropping off supplies.

Coronavirus: 'Supergran', 94, discharged from hospital (6 days old [31/03/20])

Grandmother Joy is discharged from hospital after a 10-day battle with Covid-19 and pneumonia.

Coronavirus: Matt Hancock 'on mend' after 'mild' symptoms (6 days old [31/03/20])

Matt Hancock thanks the public for cooperating with the government's "draconian measures".

New guidance - what must I do? (12 days old [24/03/20])

Step-by-step, what to do to help prevent the spread of the virus.

Coronavirus: What are social distancing and self-isolation? (7 hours old)

Everybody should be avoiding non-essential contact, and you should stay at home wherever possible.

Coronavirus pandemic: Tracking the global outbreak (8 hours old)

Key maps and charts explaining how the respiratory virus has spread around the world and how it is being dealt with.

Coronavirus: What it does to the body (23 days old [14/03/20])

What is it like to have the coronavirus, how will it affect you and how is it treated?

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Evening Star News

Ipswich mum who helped start ‘rainbow trail’ expresses pride as Queen praises movement (1 hour 22 minutes old)

An Ipswich mum who helped bring the rainbow trail movement to the UK said it was “unbelievable” to have the Queen recognise her work in Sunday night’s message to the nation.

Deaths of coronavirus patients in UK pass 5,000 (1 hour 50 minutes old)

More than 5,000 people have died after becoming infected with coronavirus in the UK, as latest figures show 51,608 people have tested positive for COVID-19.

Tougher parking enforcement begins across Suffolk as powers transfer from police to councils (2 hours old)

Powers to enforce car parking across Suffolk have officially transferred from police to councils – with inconsiderate motorists warned to expect tougher administration.

Ipswich Buses and First Eastern Counties get boost from government (2 hours old)

The two largest bus companies in Suffolk have welcomed the news that the government is to support the industry after the number of passengers dropped like a stone during the coronavirus crisis.

Plea for increased police patrols after golf club used for picnics and sunbathing (2 hours old)

The chairman of a popular golf club is imploring the public to follow self-isolation guidelines after people were seen picnicking and sunbathing on a course in Ipswich over the weekend.

Debenhams on the brink as all stores remain closed over coronavirus (3 hours old)

Debenhams is facing administration for the second time in a year.

Ambulance service makes urgent call for 1,000 temporary workers and volunteers (3 hours old)

The East of England Ambulance Service has made an urgent call for 1,000 temporary workers and volunteers - to help cope with “unprecedented demand” during the coronavirus outbreak.

Easter bin collections – all the changes you need to know (3 hours old)

Councils across Suffolk have released details on Easter bin collections, with some changes set for the bank holiday weekend.

Postman noughts and crosses game becomes latest lockdown craze (3 hours old)

Karren Dean’s children Max, seven, and twins Zak and Jay, aged five, felt sad that postmen and delivery workers were not able to interact with residents as before, due to the - entirely necessary - restrictions of the coronavirus lockdown.

In pictures: 24 hours on lockdown from all over the world (3 hours old)

An Ipswich photographer and 23 others from across the globe have come together during these unprecedented times to turn their lenses to the Covid-19 pandemic, documenting 24 Hours On Lockdown.

EADT News

What council decisions can take place via remote video meetings? (1 hour 6 minutes old)

Councils across Suffolk are preparing to hold virtual committee meetings to ensure key business can continue during the coronavirus pandemic.

Ipswich mum who helped start ‘rainbow trail’ expresses pride as Queen praises movement (1 hour 26 minutes old)

An Ipswich mum who helped bring the rainbow trail movement to the UK said it was “unbelievable” to have the Queen recognise her work in Sunday night’s message to the nation.

Deaths of coronavirus patients in UK pass 5,000 (1 hour 55 minutes old)

More than 5,000 people have died after becoming infected with coronavirus in the UK, as latest figures show 51,608 people have tested positive for COVID-19.

Tougher parking enforcement begins across Suffolk as powers transfer from police to councils (2 hours old)

Powers to enforce car parking across Suffolk have officially transferred from police to councils – with inconsiderate motorists warned to expect tougher administration.

Ipswich Buses and First Eastern Counties get boost from government (2 hours old)

The two largest bus companies in Suffolk have welcomed the news that the government is to support the industry after the number of passengers dropped like a stone during the coronavirus crisis.

Plea for increased police patrols after golf club used for picnics and sunbathing (2 hours old)

The chairman of a popular golf club is imploring the public to follow self-isolation guidelines after people were seen picnicking and sunbathing on a course in Ipswich over the weekend.

Debenhams on the brink as all stores remain closed over coronavirus (3 hours old)

Debenhams is facing administration for the second time in a year.

Ambulance service makes urgent call for 1,000 temporary workers and volunteers (3 hours old)

The East of England Ambulance Service has made an urgent call for 1,000 temporary workers and volunteers - to help cope with “unprecedented demand” during the coronavirus outbreak.

Easter bin collections – all the changes you need to know (3 hours old)

Councils across Suffolk have released details on Easter bin collections, with some changes set for the bank holiday weekend.

Postman noughts and crosses game becomes latest lockdown craze (3 hours old)

Karren Dean’s children Max, seven, and twins Zak and Jay, aged five, felt sad that postmen and delivery workers were not able to interact with residents as before, due to the - entirely necessary - restrictions of the coronavirus lockdown.

Ipswich