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Feature on Sudbury Common Lands Charity. Rangers, left to right, Ian Crighton and Adrian Walters.

For the good of the common

Ross Bentley takes a stroll on Sudbury’s Common Lands and experiences a scene that has remained virtually unchanged since medieval times

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Visitors comparing Constable's paintings to the scene at Flatford, Suffolk.

In the footsteps of Constable

Autumn marks the return of the National Trust’s annual walking festival, The Great British Walk, with a host of walking activities taking place across the county. Jeremy Owen reports

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Red Deer Paul Sawer

Winging it . . .

Comedy writer, and self-confessed novice bird watcher, Jan Etherington makes her first visit to Minsmere and spots a celebrity. Now she’s hooked

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Scaresville

It’s a (scary) family business . . .

Lucy Etherington finds Suffolk’s very own Addams Family a real scream

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Whatfield win village of the year. Children from Whatfield Primary and local residents celebrating.

Whatfield ‘delighted’ to be Village of the Year

The village of Whatfield has beaten off stiff competition to scoop this year’s Village of the Year title.

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A matter of convenience

Lindsay Want uncovers tucked away stuff that’s simply oh-so-Suffolk

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DISCOVER SUFFOLK

A circular walk around Snape

For wonderful views across the snaking River Alde towards Iken Church, nothing beats the ‘purple’ route from the Sailors’ Path Explorer Guide leads across the heather …

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Walking the Sailors’ Path to Snape Warren

David Falk, manager of Suffolk County Council’s Discover Suffolk Project, seeks out views across the heather and postpones some of life’s guilty pleasures on a short stroll from Snape Maltings

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Walks

intro article june 2014

Walking on water . . . don’t just go with the flow

Lunch by the Waveney locks, a pint by the Orwell at Pin Mill, afternoon tea by the Stour in the heart of Constable Country . . . Suffolk is awash with wonderful waterside experiences, but it’s oh-so-tempting to just go with the flow and stick to our favourite spots.

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Events

Black Shuck weather vane in Bungay.
Photo: Bill Darnell
Copy: Jon Welch
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13 of Suffolk’s spookiest spots

As you light up your Hallowe’en lantern ponder on these creepy county legends . . .

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pumpkin c arving

How to make the perfect Hallowe’en lantern

Fancy having a go at carving a Hallowe’en pumpkin?

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NEWS
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The Big Onion food festival at Elveden Estate.

Elveden’s Big Onion festival gets even bigger

The Big Onion Food and Music Festival at Elveden Estate near Thetford is back with a whole range of activities for all the family on the weekend of September 6 and 7.

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