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Emily Townsend

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National newspaper reports that Suffolk is one area which could face a local lockdown because of a rise in the number of coronavirus cases is based on just one extra test result.

The death toll from coronavirus at Suffolk’s care homes remains in double figures this week – but new deaths are at their lowest level since the beginning of April, figures reveal.

A 61-year-old from Carlton Colville near Lowestoft has gone missing, sparking a police appeal to find her.

Some NHS staff fighting coronavirus on the frontline are turning to foodbanks as the crisis hits family finances and workers struggle to access supermarkets, volunteers have warned.

Health secretary Matt Hancock has said staff should be free to speak out over the coronavirus crisis – as trusts in his region told workers to avoid certain subjects on social media.

At least 50 cases of suspected coronavirus have been reported in Suffolk’s care homes, it has emerged.

The mental health trust for Suffolk and Norfolk is facing backlash after telling staff to avoid tweeting about the controversial shortage of PPE during the coronavirus pandemic.

Firefighters remain at the scene of a blaze which broke out in a thatched roof in Stoke Ash, near Eye.

A retired engineer from Suffolk who died following a collision with a tractor suffered multiple injuries and had to have his leg amputated, an inquest heard.

The mother of a student, who took his own life, said today she felt “sick to her stomach” after an NHS communications manager labelled a media report on her son’s suicide a “malarkey”.

Calls are being made for a Suffolk hospital to “unequivocally apologise” to patients after a bundle of confidential records were found by a dog walker some 37 miles away.

West Suffolk Hospital has today launched an investigation after a bundle of confidential patient records were found at a nature reserve by a dog walker.

A child left severely brain damaged following a failure to treat his mother’s blood condition during pregnancy has received a multi-million pound settlement.

Two men from Suffolk are part of a select group of 10 runners who have completed every London Marathon - and are preparing to run their 40th this year.

The daughter of a grandmother-of-two has revealed the toll her untimely death had on the family amid growing criticism of a Suffolk hospital’s handling of patient safety concerns.

The father of a teenager has hit out an NHS trust for trying to defend its reputation rather than improving care after her death.

There are delays on the A140 this afternoon after a lorry broke down.

Police want the public’s help in tracing a 47-year-old man who has been missing from his Suffolk home since the start of January.

The struggling mental health trust for Norfolk and Suffolk remains in special measures – despite a watchdog lifting it from the lowest possible rating of ‘inadequate’ to ‘requires improvement’ in a new inspection report.

Health secretary Matt Hancock has vowed to support Norfolk and Suffolk’s struggling mental health trust and bring it out of special measures.

Highways officers have closed a road to help with an investigation into confirmed cases of bird flu at a Suffolk farm.

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