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BBC News - Suffolk

MP says new medical centre approval 'disappointing' (5 hours old)

An MP is unhappy that a £44m orthopaedic centre will treat patients from two hospitals.

Suffolk children's centres: Shake-up decision delayed by error (6 hours old)

Opposition councillors say plans to revamp 38 children's services are "a shambles".

Southend football thug who beat up Simon Dobbin recalled to jail (8 hours old)

Jamie Chambers beat up a man alongside 11 others, causing him severe brain damage.

Courgette seeds recalled after Norfolk growers fall ill (13 hours old)

People who ate the highly bitter courgettes say they had cramps, diarrhoea and vomiting.

Coronavirus: Suffolk village pub pleads for customers to return (14 hours old)

The owners of a village pub have pleaded for customers to return.

Ipswich teenagers deny murdering man outside Kebapizza (1 day old)

The 45-year-old victim was found injured after a night out to see his brother's band.

The Ipswich 18-year-old who wants young people to have 'their voices heard' (3 days old [11/07/20])

An 18-year-old says he wants to inspire other young people to "go out there and make their mark".

Coronavirus UK map: How many confirmed cases are there in your area? (7 hours old)

Key graphics explaining how coronavirus has spread in the UK and the government's response.

Coronavirus: What are social distancing and self-isolation rules? (16 hours old)

Social distancing and lockdown rules are changing in England - but what can you now do?

Coronavirus: What are the rules for face masks or face coverings? (13 hours old)

England will follow Scotland by making face coverings compulsory in shops.

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Evening Star News

Confidence in Ipswich Hospital merger ‘hanging by a thread’ as Colchester orthopaedic centre approved (3 hours old)

Orthopaedic surgery will be moved out of Ipswich Hospital to a new facility in Colchester after plans were approved by healthcare bosses in a ‘disappointing’ blow for the town.

Ipswich council says coronavirus impact is its ‘worst financial crisis’ in 45 years (5 hours old)

Emergency budget measures which would see the Tourist Information Centre close have been agreed by Ipswich Borough Council‘s cabinet - as it warned of its worst ever financial crisis.

School remains open as families of 13 children self-isolate after coronavirus case (6 hours old)

Teachers and a class ‘bubble’ of 13 children have been sent home to self-isolate after a pupil at Aldeburgh Primary School tested positive for coronavirus.

Children’s centres decision delayed after ‘error’ found in reports (7 hours old)

A final decision on the revamp of children’s centres in Suffolk has been delayed after an error was spotted in the council’s reports.

Libraries to launch counselling service for new mums in Suffolk (8 hours old)

A range of new support schemes have been launched by Suffolk Libraries to help aid the mental health of pregnant women and young families.

Restaurant launches sparkly unicorn pizzas and hot dog pizza wraps (8 hours old)

You can also try the Tiger King pizza, barbecue brisket buns and pornstar martinis!

Face masks made compulsory in shops – everything you need to know (8 hours old)

The government has announced it will soon be mandatory to wear face coverings in shops in England in an attempt to further stop the spread of coronavirus.

Ipswich being turned into ‘cycle-friendly’ town as Suffolk hopes for a further £1.3m (9 hours old)

Work to turn Ipswich into a cycle-friendly town is set to continue as more measures are introduced to try to persuade commuters to get on their bikes to reach jobs in the town centre.

Police scouring 11,000 hours of CCTV footage over mystery baby death (9 hours old)

Police are reviewing more than 11,000 hours of CCTV footage as they continue their search for the mother of a newborn baby girl whose body was discovered at a Suffolk recycling centre two months ago.

Suffolk shop-owners call for clarity on face mask plans (10 hours old)

Shop-owners and business leaders in Suffolk have called on the government for more clarity regarding the new rules around face coverings.

EADT News

Confidence in Ipswich Hospital merger ‘hanging by a thread’ as Colchester orthopaedic centre approved (3 hours old)

Orthopaedic surgery will be moved out of Ipswich Hospital to a new facility in Colchester after plans were approved by healthcare bosses in a ‘disappointing’ blow for the town.

Suffolk silk weavers launch face coverings to help in fight against coronavirus (5 hours old)

Well-known Suffolk company Vanners Silk Weavers has branched out to make face coverings, to help in the fight against coronavirus.

Ipswich council says coronavirus impact is its ‘worst financial crisis’ in 45 years (5 hours old)

Emergency budget measures which would see the Tourist Information Centre close have been agreed by Ipswich Borough Council‘s cabinet - as it warned of its worst ever financial crisis.

School remains open as families of 13 children self-isolate after coronavirus case (6 hours old)

Teachers and a class ‘bubble’ of 13 children have been sent home to self-isolate after a pupil at Aldeburgh Primary School tested positive for coronavirus.

Landlady warns ‘there could be no pubs left’ if we don’t support them now (6 hours old)

The owner of a village pub in Monks Eleigh has warned there will be no pubs to return to if customers don’t support them when they need it most.

Mum welcomes ‘miracle’ baby after 4 miscarriages, 3% chance of success and 10 years of heartache (6 hours old)

A woman who suffered four miscarriages and a decade of heartache after being told she’d never be able to have a baby, has welcomed her ‘rainbow child’ into the world after a miracle pregnancy.

‘Fantastic news’: £43m funding to protect town for a century (6 hours old)

It has been hailed as a ‘once in a century’ opportunity that will safeguard the future of a coastal town.

Catalytic convertor stolen from vehicle parked outside home (6 hours old)

Police are appealing for witnesses after a catalytic convertor was stolen from outside a property in Bury St Edmunds.

Sid Hudson ‘stable’ in hospital after skate park accident (6 hours old)

A teenager who suffered a serious head injury at a skate park in Bury St Edmunds remains in a stable condition in hospital.

‘Our laws are cruel’ - Terminally ill father calls for change in rules over assisted dying (7 hours old)

A terminally ill man from Bury St Edmunds who has begun talks with Swiss clinic Dignitas to end his life is backing calls for an inquiry in the UK around the laws on assisted dying.

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