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Leiston Bike Project

I was delighted to visit a special bike project in Leiston on Friday, which is helping former homeless people in temporary accommodation across Suffolk to get their lives back on track

A vote for UKIP puts Labour closer to winning the election

Last night proved a simple truth: while UKIP say they take votes from all parties, they cost the Conservative Party seats. Grant Shapps, Chairman of the Conservative Party, said: “That means a vote for UKIP puts Labour closer to winning the election and Ed Miliband closer to Number 10.

Therese Joins Beachwatch Clean-up Volunteers

On Saturday, Therese joined Port of Felixstowe volunteers to help clean up the beach at the John Bradfield Viewing Area adjacent to the port.  The annual litter pick was undertaken as part of the Marine Conservation Society's Beachwatch campaign.

Suffolk Coastal MP supports Southwold High Street bid

SUFFOLK Coastal’s MP Dr Therese Coffey has thrown her support behind Southwold’s bid for the Best Coastal Town category in the Great British High Street competition. The application bid has been put together by Southwold Chamber of Trade and the My Southwold High Street town team.

Fun with hats at Birnham

HATS of various sizes and hues were the order of the day at a special fund raising party organised by Suffolk Coastal Conservative Association’s Women’s Organisation.

Bad news for Miliband in Trimley St Mary

SUFFOLK Coastal Conservative Association has released details of its first detailed survey* of voters’ opinions – and it spells bad news for Ed Milliband. Residents of Trimley St Mary were asked a number of questions on national and local issues and also which party leader residents felt would make the best Prime Minister.