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August 2021
Suffolk
We owe many of our modern ways to the Anglo-Saxons - they're in our DNA - yet we know so little about what they were really like. Historian Marc Morris will attempt to shed some light on our mysterious ancestors when he comes to Aldeburgh Literary Festival next month.
August 2021
Suffolk
What would you do if you were Prime Minister for a day? Amber Rudd is in no doubt. 'I would have an all female Cabinet. I'd fire all the men'.
August 2021
Suffolk
Why are women still taken less seriously than men? It's a question that's bugged veteran journalist Mary Ann Sieghart for the past 30 years.
August 2021
Suffolk
In the drab days of lockdown, nature warden Paul Green found joy in sculpting birds like the ones that visited his garden. His exquisite models became a TV hit, loved by celebrities, with Grayson Perry a devoted fan.
July 2021
Suffolk
Lawbreakers on the run, missing persons, suspected UFOs... Adrian Bleese has seen them all from the seat of a police helicopter.
July 2021
Suffolk
Why do statues have such power to unite and divide us? It's a question writer Bee Rowlatt will be exploring at this year's Primadonna Festival in Stowmarket.
July 2021
Suffolk
In the spirit of inventiveness that created the world's first operational radar station, Bawdsey Radar Trust is developing exciting, innovative ways to tell its story to the world.
June 2021
Suffolk
Why do certain places call to us? Why do we connect to some environments and not others? It's a topic gardening writer Anna Pavord will explore when she visits Suffolk, a county she has come to love.
June 2021
Suffolk
Has the Covid pandemic made scientists of us all? Evolutionary biologist and author Richard Dawkins believes it may, at least, have increased our understanding of the importance of science and the world we live in.
June 2021
Suffolk
Felixstowe Book Festival patron Esther Freud's ninth novel imagines what might have happened had her mother's complicated life taken a more sinister path.
May 2021
Suffolk
Writer and journalist Simon Garfield, who has an eclectic range of book titles to his credit, turns his attention to our relationships with dogs.
May 2021
Suffolk
It's fun, it's original, it's energetic and possibly a bit mad...it's the Handlebards cycling to an outdoor venue hopefully near you.
April 2021
Suffolk
Since he made his home here, the county has provided Danny Wallace with space to create his inspirational mix of books, tv programmes, podcasts, songs, documentaries and humour. Now he's brewing another 'secret' project.
March 2021
British Rowing website
Four rowers from Shropshire are training for the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge later this year.
March 2021
Suffolk
Helen Oxenbury's book illustrations have charmed young readers for decades and inspired her own children's creative careers.

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