Michael Steward Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. firstname.lastname@example.org @MichaelReporter Birds could be culled at Suffolk airbases to 'minimise hazards' for fighter jets Saturday, April 13, 2019 Michael Steward Bird control is to be carried out on Suffolk’s US airbases - with birds possibly being culled in a bid to minimise the risk to high powered fighter jets. 'Disappointment' as major bid for technology hub in East Anglia is rejected Thursday, April 11, 2019 Michael Steward A major bid to create a pioneering Institute of Technology in East Anglia was one of just three to be rejected after the government announced the recipients of a £170million funding pot. Demolition work begins at RAF Lakenheath to house F-35 fighter jets Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Michael Steward Demolition work has started at RAF Lakenheath to prepare the Suffolk airbase for the arrival of two squadrons of US Air Force F-35 fighter jets. Video Second flypast over East Anglia will honour Mi Amigo crash victims Friday, February 22, 2019 Michael Steward United States Air Force (USAF) aircraft from two Suffolk airbases will take part in a second flypast a little closer to home to honour the victims of a plane crash 75 years ago. Military medics bolster skills through partnership with hospital Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Michael Steward Nearly 700 operations have been performed by United States Air Force (USAF) surgeons at West Suffolk Hospital since 2016 under a partnership scheme that allows military medics to bolster their experience. Video RAF Honington set for flypast as Tornado embarks on farewell tour Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Michael Steward RAF Honington is one of the locations set for a flypast from the Tornado jet as the warplane embarks on its farewell tour next week. Body found after Leiston fire identified as missing man Leon Clark Friday, February 8, 2019 Michael Steward A body found after a fire in Leiston has been identified as 20-year-old missing man Leon Clark. Video Suffolk airbases prepare for 'memorable' anniversary flypast Thursday, January 31, 2019 Michael Steward Two Suffolk airbases are gearing up to take part in a “memorable tribute” to a crew of US airmen who lost their lives when their plane crashed 75 years ago. Man escapes prison term after admitting 35 crimes Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Michael Steward A 19-year-old man who admitted responsibility for 35 crimes which happened across west Suffolk and in parts of Norfolk has escaped a prison sentence. Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries after crash Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Michael Steward A woman is currently in hospital with life-threatening injuries after a crash involving a car and a pedestrian in Lakenheath. Decapitated skeletons found during archaeological dig in Suffolk Monday, January 7, 2019 Michael Steward Archaeologists have uncovered a rare collection of decapitated skeletons while excavating a site in Suffolk. Labour MEP speaks following Strasbourg shooting Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Michael Steward Labour’s MEP for the east of England who was in Strasbourg during the suspected terror attack in the French city last night has expressed her sorrow following the incident. Woman hid in wardrobe when robbers broke into her home Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Michael Steward A woman hid in a wardrobe from three robbers when they broke into her Newmarket home and stole jewellery, cash and a safe. Man saved by dog after being confronted at knife-point Sunday, November 11, 2018 Michael Steward A man’s dog came to his rescue after an attempted knife-point robbery in north Suffolk. Prisoner serving 15-year sentence for robbery and theft absconds from Suffolk jail Saturday, November 10, 2018 Michael Steward Members of the public are being advised by police not to approach a prisoner who has absconded from Hollesley Bay. Corrie McKeague's mum says he may have left area last seen on foot Thursday, November 8, 2018 Michael Steward The mother of missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague believes CCTV footage shows her son leaving the area he was last seen on foot. Victim in A12 fatal crash at Frostenden is named Friday, October 19, 2018 Michael Steward The 22-year-old woman killed in a fatal crash on the A12 at Frostenden has been named by police. Joy for county's schools as Suffolk jumps 40 places in national GCSE tables Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Michael Steward Suffolk has risen 40 places in national league tables for students in the county achieving the standard GCSE pass in English and maths, provisional figures have revealed. Daughters lose damages case over 'bolt-gun' murder of fitness instructor Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Michael Steward The daughters of a 38-year-old woman murdered by a stalker have lost a High Court damages battle. 'No other reasonable explanation' for high bin weight in Corrie case, police say Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Michael Steward Missing RAF airman Corrie McKeague was collected by a Biffa lorry and transported to a landfill in an “unusually heavy” bin, police have concluded. Video Mother of missing Corrie McKeague says she is ready to start searching again Saturday, September 22, 2018 Michael Steward As the two-year anniversary of missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague’s disappearance approaches, his mother opens up about theories, potential new searches and her first grandchild.