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Community unearth medieval finds at Abbey dig

A community archaeological dig in part of the former Abbey of St Edmund has unearthed a medieval ring and pottery. The dig which took place over two days, saw 32 members of the public aid an archaeological excavation of the former Eastgate Nurseries across the River...

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Rougham Control Tower Aviation Museum

Locally and Internationally we have been witnessing many great tributes and events to remember the life changing relationships involved here in the UK 75 years ago. The commemoration of D-Day in 1944 has highlighted our relationship with our friends and allies both in...

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Recipe – Gnocchi With Spinach and Pepper Sauce

Our shortcut version of Spain’s beloved romesco sauce boasts all the smoky flavor of the original with a fraction of the prep time. Gluten Free? Replace with cauliflower gnocchi! Ingredients: 16-oz whole-wheat potato gnocchi 1 5-oz baby spinach 1 1/2 ounces Manchego...

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Bury St. Edmunds Cricket Club News

Bury St Edmunds Cricket Club have made a very promising start to the 2019 season winning two of the first 4 games and rain preventing a win in the one abandoned match. The first match proved an excellent away win at Horsford the home team were bowled out for 199 with...

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The Running Man by Andrew Southwood

I was running the Boston marathon. Okay, so it was Boston in Lincolnshire… but I couldn’t justify the carbon footprint of a flight to Massachusetts. Anyway, the UK race was as flat as a pancake and had great pb potential, so I was excited. Training started in earnest...

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Sybil Andrews Academy News

The headteacher of a Bury St Edmunds school has taken part in a topping out ceremony to celebrate the final beam being laid during the construction of one of two new teaching blocks. Trenica King, headteacher at Sybil Andrews Academy, attended the ceremony to mark the...

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Karate Club News

A massive congratulations goes to our club member Ruby Hunt this month, who won a gold medal in Cyprus on Sunday 5th of May, at the prestigious World Karate Federation Youth League K1, which is karate’s equivalent of the world premier league. Ruby had to win 5 tough...

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Recipe – Seafood, pineapple & coconut kebabs

Thread a mixture of prawns, white fish, salmon and pineapple onto wooden skewers and barbecue to perfection Ingredients 16 large, unpeeled raw king prawns 500g mixture of boneless salmon and white fish fillets, skinned and cut into chunky pieces 200ml can coconut milk...

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