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A man was assaulted after trouble flared in an early morning argument in the street.
A town centre gaming company has relaunched after undergoing weeks of refurbishment.
A 13-year-old girl suffered facial injuries after she was punched and kicked by another teenager in a popular park.
Empty offices near a town centre could be set for a new lease of life.
It was a sunny September day that attracted scores of visitors to the east coast.
A popular town centre retailer is making final preparations ahead of unveiling a larger store in a new location.
Investigations are continuing after a robber threatened a man with a knife at a bus stop.
Work is continuing as more than 50 concrete beach chalets on a popular promenade are demolished.
A man has been arrested following the discovery of a cannabis factory at a home that had the door open and blood on the handle.
A council will re-open its customer services centre to a limited number of people from next week for appointments.
An inpatient unit for young people with acute mental health conditions has been awarded a prized accreditation.
A popular care farm based in Lowestoft is celebrating after scooping a national award that recognises community heroes.
Staff at a popular theatre have praised the kind-hearted efforts of a 11-year-old boy after he raised funds for its survival appeal.
More than 30 affordable homes will be built on a vacant town centre site after plans were given the go-ahead.
A man in his 50s was taken to hospital in a serious condition after he suffered a medical emergency.
Excited children were given an extra special treat as they returned to nursery school.
A man suffered a broken jaw after being punched in the face by a teenager when trouble flared in a park.
An area of land in a picturesque setting is set to be auctioned off this week.
A new play area is set to be unveiled to help teach children key skills.
A 54-year-old roadie with a band, who repeatedly lunged at a man with a knife and sprayed a CS gas canister at him in a “vicious” attack at a caravan park, has been jailed for 28 months.
A man was taken to hospital following a serious fall.
Organisers of a landmark documentary about the UK’s most easterly town are making final preparations ahead of its premiere.
A man has been jailed for 10 weeks after admitting harassment that caused “considerable distress” to his female victim.
Significant works have been carried out as part of a scheme to transform Britain’s most easterly point.
It is a popular music festival that has raised thousands of pounds for good causes over the years.
A moped was stolen from outside a property in an early morning raid.
Revised plans that could see more than 30 affordable homes built on a vacant town centre site look set to be given the go-ahead.
A man fought back and saw off a robber after being threatened with a knife at a bus stop.
A commitment of £140,000 has been made for the return of the First Light Festival to Lowestoft next year, after coronavirus forced this year’s event to be cancelled.
A blueprint for investment in Lowestoft over the next 10 years is to be submitted to the government next month in a bid to secure up to £25million of cash for key projects.
Plans to turn a historic hotel into flats and a café have been amended after concerns were raised.
A parked car was damaged after a concrete slab was thrown at it.
A coastal theatre and producers of a popular Christmas pantomime have postponed its festive production until 2021.
A task group to bring under control soaring costs of big infrastructure projects in Suffolk has been operating for nine months, it has emerged.
Lowestoft’s Lake Lothing Third Crossing is to be called the Gull Wing, it has been announced – with councillors giving their final approval.
Fresh questions are being raised over the escalating costs of major highways infrastructure projects in Suffolk in the wake of the £34million increase in the Lake Lothing Third Crossing project.
A theatre will reopen after more than four months of lockdown with a pledge to give all money from ticket sales to performers.
The commitment to pursuing plans for a third crossing over Lake Lothing is a sign that the town is “open for business”, say council chiefs.
Costs to build a third crossing over Lake Lothing in Lowestoft have ballooned by more than £34million, latest data has showed.
People who have given “outstanding service” to a coastal town have been honoured with a special award.
Children in Suffolk who receive free school dinners during term time are being offered the chance to access free places on Inspire Suffolk’s holiday clubs in Lowestoft.
Two brothers from a Lowestoft scout group have been recognised with a top county award.
Trees will be planted during a special event that commemorates the 75th anniversary of VJ Day.
A community hub is set to transform a former pub and prestigious retailer.
A grants scheme which has seen East Suffolk Council pay out more than £2.5 million to over 200 small businesses is coming to a close.
Investigations are continuing after trouble flared during a dispute between numerous people in the street.
Investigations are continuing following a crash which saw a cyclist taken to hospital with a punctured lung.
A solo sailor aboard a 26ft yacht called for assistance after the vessel’s engine failed.
The hunt to trace a gang of young people who racially abused a man, before punching him and throwing a brick at him in an alleyway, has now been closed.
Investigations are continuing after cash and suspected drugs were seized following a police raid.
Horses paddling on the beach in the midst of a heat haze, a refreshing drink under parasols and staff keeping cool with ice during the soaring temperatures.
Wish you were here!
A teenager, who armed himself with a pellet gun and fired it at the door of flats in Lowestoft during a feud with a group of young men, has narrowly escaped a custodial sentence.
A day of action targeting criminals on the roads saw more than 50 vehicles stopped by police.
A new fuelling facility has been constructed at the Port of Lowestoft to support the UK Southern North Sea (SNS) energy sector.
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of drug offences following a series of raids in a coastal town.
An eight-year-old girl was left shaken after she was almost involved in a crash with a car police say was being driven dangerously.
Work is set to start this week on a new photographic installation that celebrates a coastal town’s cultural activity and heritage.
A new film of an acclaimed touring show is set to be premiered next week.
A popular market is set to make a welcome return next week.
A vacant town centre site looks set to be given a new lease of life.
Investigations are under way after a cyclist propositioned a woman before committing a lewd act in front of her.
A man has been jailed for 10 weeks after a flat in Lowestoft was damaged and another man was assaulted.
A man has been spoken to by police in connection with a racially aggravated incident in Lowestoft.
Lowestoft-based supply firm Everything Office has gone into liquidation - owing more than £1million.
A white motorbike was stolen from the driveway of a home in Lowestoft.
Drivers are being warned to expect delays as a busy road is closed with traffic diverted for resurfacing works.
Police investigations are continuing after a young boy was involved in a collision with a mobility scooter in a town centre.
Householders are being warning following a spate of scam telephone calls from someone claiming to be a debt collector.
Thousands of families flocked to the east coast to hit the sun-drenched sands as the temperatures soared.
Damage was caused to a shop after trouble flared in a fight between a group of men.
A fishing boat had to be assisted by a lifeboat crew after it became stranded close to a popular beach.
A popular theatre has issued a rallying call for support as it launches a survival appeal.
A woman suffered minor smoke inhalation after a tent fire, with police investigating a possible incident of arson.
An animal-loving beaver scout from Lowestoft has completed a challenge to raise funds for his local zoo.
Drivers are being warned of delays as a road is closed and traffic is diverted.
A popular theme park has been shortlisted for several national awards.
Major works to transform Britain’s most easterly point could be completed within the next month.
A budget hotel chain is set to reopen for business this week with a range of new safety measures in place.
A vacant shop and office building has been sold at auction.
A new story trail will be unveiled in a coastal town for the summer as youngsters enjoy a safari on the high street.
Google ‘farmer purple flowers’ and you’ll be greeted with glorious images of a north Essex farmer amid a stunning array of his flowering echium crop.
CCTV systems in Lowestoft will be upgraded to high-resolution cameras, it has been revealed.
An ambitious masterplan has been unveiled to breathe fresh life into Lowestoft over the next 10 to 15 years, but what does it include?
A brother and sister are continuing their quest to complete a marathon camping challenge, after they were honoured with a special award.
‘Don’t make us ask, wear a mask’.
An ambitious blueprint to reinvigorate Lowestoft town centre has been unveiled featuring ambitions for up-market hotels, new green spaces and vibrant waterfront nightlife.
A familiar sight is set to make a welcome return to the shores of East Anglia.
Police are stepping up patrols after a spate of damage was caused to vehicles in north Lowestoft and Corton.
A man was arrested for possession of a knife and on suspicion of affray after trouble flared in a Lowestoft street.
Historic former offices look set to be transformed into a new restaurant.
A new tourist information office at Lowestoft Railway Station has been officially unveiled.
A car’s tyre was slashed while it was parked in a Lowestoft street.
A popular market will make a welcome return to an east coast town next month.
Investigations are continuing after a cyclist shouted a racially abusive comment at a woman as she was walking.
A prominent town centre building that had been empty for almost four years has undergone a major £100,000 transformation.
Businesses in an east coast town are hoping to receive a summer boost as more and more people look to spend their time on holiday or enjoying days out locally.
Police investigations are continuing after a cannabis factory was discovered at a house.
A man has been charged with attempted robbery after a convenience store was targeted.
Transformation of a historic town hall site has moved an important step closer.
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