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Suffolk Coastal launches fund to boost affordable homes: 13 Feb 16

District Councillor Richard Kerry talks about Suffolk Coastal’s new fund for boosting the construction of affordable homes; 13 February, 2016:

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FN trial news bulletin, 11 Feb 2016

Trying a new style of video news presentation for Felixstowe and surrounds, 1om news, 11th February 2016:

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Felixstowe Policing: looking into the future interview, part 2

Superintendent Paul Sharp of Suffolk Constabulary discussing the future of policing in Felixstowe on 8th February, 2016 – part 2

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Felixstowe Policing: looking into the future interview, part 1

Superintendent Paul Sharp of Suffolk Constabulary discussing the future of policing in Felixstowe on 8th February, 2016 – part 1

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Monday night stabbing: Elizabeth Way, Felixstowe.

The Police were called at 19.46 hours (7.46pm) on Monday 08/02/2016 by the ambulance service stating a first responder had been stabbed whilst attending a report at an address nearby…

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Dock viewpoint beach recharge starts, 8 Feb 2016

Work started today on rebuilding the Dock Viewpoint beach at Felixstowe, 8th February, 2016:

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Felixstowe Policing: what do residents think, 6 Feb 2016

Police chiefs want to reduce the level of coverage in our town, and move the police response hub from Felixstowe to Martlesham – what do people in Felixstowe think?

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Viewpoint beach recharge work starts, 3 Feb 2016

The hole has been repaired and the recharge of the viewpoint beach is about to start:

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Felixstowe Policing – warning bells should ring, says Councillor Steve Gallant; 2nd February, 2016

With the future of policing in Felixstowe looking worrying to many people, we interview Felixstowe Town and Suffolk District Councillor Steve Gallant, and ex police officer who has serious concerns…

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Special Feature – Inside the Bartlet, part 2

Completing Felixstowe News look inside the transformed Bartlet – this time, the top-of-the-range apartment:

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Beach erosion cuts into viewpoint pathway; 1 Feb 2016

Beach erosion at Felixstowe’s dock viewpoint has now cut into the pathway heading out to Landguard point – filmed at 8.15am, 1st Feb 2016:

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Special Feature – Inside the Bartlet, part 1; 30 Jan 2016

First of 2 parts about the ongoing redevelopment of the Bartlet – a look at what’s happening inside one Felixstowe’s most iconic buildings, with Gipping Homes Director Heather Blemings.

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Felixstowe Floods Anniversary – 63 years on; 28th January, 2016

This weekend marks the 63 Anniversary of the Felixstowe Flood of 1953, when around 40 people lost their lives. We hear from the oldest survivor of that night, Doris Watkins,…

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Planning; Massive 560-home Candlet Road plan back on the agenda, 26th Jan 2015

The massive 560-home Candlet Road housing development is back on the planning agenda as an appeal is launched against the original refusal by Suffolk Coastal DC:

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UASC supership Al Zubara heading to London Gateway, not Felixstowe? 23 Jan 2015

Originally scheduled to call at the Port of Felixstowe, United Arab Shipping Company’s brand new vessel Al Zubara is now listed to make her UK maiden call at London Gateway…

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Viewpoint beach recharge due early February; 19 Jan 2016

Felixstowe’s popular dock viewpoint beach has been eroding for some time, causing some concern locally. We’re told it is due to be recharged and reprofiled in early February.


Maersk Sarat, Maiden Call – 17 January, 2016

The 9, 473 TEU container ship Maersk arriving at the Port of Felixstowe for her maiden call, 17th January, 2016

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MSC Oscar inbound at Felixstowe, 16 Jan 2016

The 19,224 TEU container vessel MSC Oscar inbound at the Port of Felixstowe, early morning 16th January, 2016.

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Beach Station site – council orders enforcement action, 16th Jan 2016

At the Suffolk Coastal planning committee meeting on Friday, 15th January 2016, the council ordered enforcement action to be taken against the occupiers of the old Beach Station site in…

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Superships at dawn: Edith Maersk and MSC Oscar, 16th January 2016

The 397 metre Edith Maersk passes the 396 metre MSC Oscar in the Harwich approach channel, around dawn on Saturday, 16th January, 2016.