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A citizens advice bureau has been “as busy as ever” during the coronavirus pandemic.
A road has been closed and traffic diverted as emergency works are carried out.
A new mayor has been elected to serve Lowestoft.
Organisers of a 24-hour festival, which was cancelled due to the continuing coronavirus crisis, have unveiled a programme of online workshops, activities and a competition to keep connected with people in Lowestoft and audiences elsewhere.
A woman has been charged with robbery after allegedly threatening a shopkeeper with a knife and stealing alcohol.
A dog grooming salon could be unveiled in a vacant town centre shop, provided plans get the go-ahead.
Staff at a long established building company returned to work this week amid the continuing coronavirus crisis.
A local lifesaver has been thrust into the national limelight after being picked as the face of a water safety campaign.
A project to protect a coastal town from tidal flooding moved a significant step forward this week.
Two large gatherings of people had to be dispersed from the same area following reports of barbecues and outdoor parties.
Toilets on a popular promenade have been temporarily closed as refurbishment works get under way.
A community has united in support of a man racially abused by a teenage gang earlier this month.
Householders are being urged to be aware following reports of council tax ‘scams’.
A row of beach huts along a popular promenade are set to be demolished, provided plans get the go-ahead.
Rotarians have rallied round to help frontline NHS staff and care workers during the continuing coronavirus crisis.
A large gathering of people was dispersed from a popular Suffolk beach over the bank holiday weekend.
Witnesses are being sought after a scooter was stolen from outside a home.
An Aprilia motorbike, homemade wine and archery equipment were all stolen during an early morning burglary.
An investigation into a burglary at a seafront café has now been closed.
A woman was taken to hospital after she suffered a medical emergency.
Firefighters were called out twice within the space of a few hours to deal with grassland blazes in north Lowestoft.
Investigations are continuing after a cannabis factory was discovered by a specialised drugs squad.
Work is continuing on a major £16m marine science headquarters in Lowestoft.
Investigations are continuing after a car was stolen while the motorist had briefly left the vehicle to go into a fast food restaurant.
Investigations are continuing after a brave shopkeeper in his 70s scuffled with a would-be robber.
The rainbow has become a symbol of gratitude for the NHS during the coronavirus pandemic.
The trust which oversees one of the nation’s most important historic ships has launched a major crowdfunding campaign.
Scouting in Lowestoft is continuing through the pandemic after adapting to support the lockdown, and in a first for the district they are planning a virtual camping experience.
The future of Lowestoft’s iconic Claremont Pier looks to be secure - after a buyer was found for the famous seaside landmark.
Work to transform Britain’s most easterly point has recommenced after construction had been paused.
Witnesses are being sought after a man exposed himself to a woman before walking away.
A series of speed checks have been carried out across Lowestoft.
Providers behind two of Suffolk’s three specialist speech and language schools which have been confirmed for closure have opted not to run new smaller units.
A landmark new documentary about the UK’s most easterly town will have its premiere later this year.
It was an extra special occasion that marked a first in the history of a popular scout group.
Witnesses are being sought after four flashing beacons were stolen from work vans parked in a business yard.
Retail experts have warned the coronavirus has “hit the fast-forward button” on the decline of the high street and thousands of units will be standing empty by the end of the year.
Confectionery, lighters and a CCTV hard drive were all stolen from a café on a popular seafront.
New flats could be unveiled in a prominent town centre location, provided plans get the go-ahead.
A 54-year-old man has been charged with five offences following a serious assault.
A patient in their 60s has died at a ward in Carlton Colville after testing positive for Covid-19 – the first coronavirus death at the county’s mental health trust.
Witnesses are being sought after a grave was vandalised three times during a recent spate of damage.
A former pub that called last orders more than five years ago could be converted into homes, provided plans get the go-ahead.
Traffic is set to be diverted as a road is temporarily closed for resurfacing works.
Police have urged householders to secure sheds, garages and outbuildings following a spate of burglaries.
An appeal has gone out to help trace the owners of a stray dog found wandering the streets.
A stretch of road is set to be temporarily closed to allow overnight repairs to be carried out.
Investigations are continuing after a brave shopkeeper in his 70s scuffled with a would-be robber at a convenience store.
Two of the region’s main zoos are appealing for help to feed their animals and pay staff after their income dried up because of coronavirus.
Management at a popular theatre have thanked the generosity of the community after closing the building as the coronavirus crisis continues.
Witnesses are being sought after thieves broke into a business yard and stole gas cylinders.
Lowestoft Lions have had to revise plans to distribute the 500 chocolate eggs from their cancelled Easter egg trail in light of the government guidelines on social distancing.
Staff and management at a popular theatre have once again praised the “kindness and generosity” the community has shown them.
New shops and flats could be built as part of plans to transform a former pub and prestigious retailer.
A popular theme park that was due to re-open next month is postponing its opening amid the continuing coronavirus crisis.
One person was taken to hospital following a two-car crash on a busy road.
A popular coastal cinema has closed temporarily amid the continuing coronavirus crisis.
A brand new documentary about the UK’s most easterly town is set to have its official trailer released.
The chief executive of a popular theatre has been touched by the support of the community ever since its temporary closure was announced.
Over recent years thousands of excited young children have descended on a Lowestoft park on Easter Sunday to search for the answers to clues that will earn them the reward of a chocolate egg.
Firefighters were called out to tackle a large amount of rubbish ablaze.
A vital service, which has helped thousands of people with food when they need it most, has issued an urgent appeal for help amid the continuing coronavirus crisis.
A popular theatre has closed from today (Tuesday, March 17) as the coronavirus crisis deepens.
A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with drug offences in Lowestoft.
Organisers have hailed the success of a popular festive tradition.
A vacant shop and office building is set to be auctioned off.
Coastal repair and maintenance works are being carried out across Lowestoft.
A cheque for billions of pounds, poised finely on a bridge spanning a lake in Lowestoft – as much at risk of staying put as falling into the water.
A newly refurbished indoor arena has been unveiled.
An appeal has gone out to help trace the owners of a Terrier who is running loose on railway tracks.
Drivers are being warned to expect delays as work continues on a multi-million pound scheme to install new ultrafast broadband.
A six figure sum has been earmarked to help continue youth employment projects in Suffolk following the closure of MyGo.
A man who deliberately ploughed into a pedestrian with his Land Rover has been jailed for three years.
A disability charity claims extended waterworks are shaking its store so much it feels like the building will collapse as it is killing passing trade.
A much-loved roller coaster is set to reopen at a popular theme park this season.
Police investigations are continuing after a £60,000 cannabis factory was discovered by a specialised drugs squad.
The hunt for a man who indecently exposed himself to a girl in an alleyway is continuing.
A 41-year-old woman has been charged in connection with burglary, theft and fraud offences.
New winners have been crowned as a popular annual contest attracted a flipping great turnout.
A scheme that aims to extend and revitalise the offer at a popular supermarket has been given the green light.
Two men on a mountain bike are being sought by police after damage was caused to cars parked on a street.
Greater Anglia’s new trains caused yet more woe for commuters this morning as two main commuter services on the East Suffolk Line were cancelled due to faults.
A rare book which details how two innocent women were found guilty of witchcraft at a Suffolk court has sold at auction for £7,020.
The trial of a man accused of causing grievous bodily harm will take place later this year.
The Gulliver wind turbine at Lowestoft’s Ness Point has stopped working - with engineers saying they are doing all they can to get it turning again.
Information is being sought after a motorbike was stolen in an early morning theft.
A popular theme park will unveil a brand new look for one of its thrill rides.
A six-figure fund has been set up for improvement works in East Suffolk town centres to combat declining business turnover and negative perceptions.
Motorists are being urged not to leave any valuables in their vehicles after a van was broken into and a Samsung Galaxy tablet was stolen.
Witnesses are being sought after a man exposed himself to a teenage girl in an alleyway.
For some, they are said to bring back visions of Batman’s Joker and other scary on-screen creations.
Hundreds of jobs will be up for grabs as scores of employers discuss vacancies at a recruitment event.
Witnesses are being sought after tyres were damaged on two vehicles parked in a street.
Plans to demolish part of a pub to build new homes have been rejected.
Drivers are being warned to expect delays as a road is closed and gas work is carried out for a week.
A keen walker from Lowestoft has covered a distance of more than 1,000 miles in an effort to raise funds for a charity close to her heart.
A new life-saving piece of equipment has been installed at a popular shopping centre.
Motorists are being warned of possible delays as emergency work continues on a busy road.
A popular theme park has launched its annual appeal for seasonal workers with recruitment open days to be held.
Witnesses are being sought after damage was caused to a beach hut along a popular promenade.
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