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10 Things You May Not Know About Clare

Discover some lesser known facts about Clare, Suffolk's smallest town, that you may find surprising......

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Suffolk's Real Middle Earth

Happy Hobbit Day! Today is the birthday of the hobbits Bilbo and Frodo Baggins, two...

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Explore Historic Sites for Free on Heritage Open Weekends

For two weekends in September sites of historical interest in Bury St Edmunds and Beyond...

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Mary Tudor – the French Queen who risked everything to marry for love

Did you know that St Mary’s Church in Bury St Edmunds is the final resting...

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Bury St Edmunds Witch Trials

The history of Bury St Edmunds took a very dark turn between 1599 and 169...

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Discover the Country’s Oldest Parish Library

Hidden within St Edmundsbury Cathedral in Bury St Edmunds is The Ancient Library, the oldest...

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