Five days after the worst tidal surge to hit our region in 60 years, dozens of people are still waiting to return to their homes.
Thames Coastguard has co ordinated a rescue involving Southwold & Aldeburgh lifeboats after 3 fishermen had to abandon their sinking boat
Severe flood warnings have been issued for large areas of East Anglia has high tides and strong winds threaten to swamp the coastline.
Staff say they have been left 'shocked' and 'absolutely devastated', by the decision to close a prison in Suffolk.
Blundeston Prison near Lowestoft is one of four which will close under government modernisation plans. It says it can no longer afford to keep it open, but the decision's proved controversial.
A north Suffolk prison could be set to close as a result of government plans to reduce the overall prison budget it's been announced today.
Blundeston Prison, near Lowestoft, was one of four units targeted for closure in an announcement by the Secretary of State for Justice, Chris Grayling.
The Government say that the four closures could save them up to £30 million a year from the prison budget.
The date of the closure is yet to be announced.
Police investigating the death of a diver off the Norfolk/Suffolk coast yesterday say they don't think there are any suspicious circumstances.
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Ria is being tipped for the top after being discovered by the Engish rapper Plan B. She's been talking to Natalie Gray.
A man who died in a diving incident off the coast of Lowestoft in Suffolk is thought to be a 49-year-old man from Brixton in London.
Police were contacted at around 3.30pm yesterday to reports that a diver had died and was being airlifted to the James Paget Hospital at Gorleston.
The incident happened about 17 miles offshore.
A second diver brought ashore by the Gorleston lifeboat was taken to the James Paget Hospital for assessment but was later discharged.
An investigation into the incident is ongoing. Officers have already spoken to the other six people onboard the boat at the time.
The death is not being treated as suspicious.
Police are appealing for help from the public to trace a 33-year-old man who is wanted.
David Hawthorne is wanted on recall to prison having breached the terms of his licence.
Hawthorne has strong links to Lowestoft and Bungay in Suffolk.
Police would recommend that he is not approached and that members of the public with any information about his whereabouts contact officers as soon as possible.
Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers 0800 555 111.
A man from Suffolk is to be charged with drink driving, after his car crashed into a house at Carlton Colville near Lowestoft, earlier this year.
Lewis Richardson, who is 22 and from Pakefield, was seriously injured in the crash and spent a number of weeks in hospital with head injuries.
Three people inside the house escaped unhurt. Richardson who is also accused of careless driving will appear in court in October.
A driver has been charged with causing death by careless driving after an elderly pedestrian was hit on the busy A12 Yarmouth Road in Lowestoft, Suffolk.
David Wright, 74, was crossing the road with his wife Pauline near the Foxburrow pub in February when they were hit by a Renault Megane car.
Mr Wright, who was blind, died from his injuries while Mrs Wright was treated in the James Paget Hospital in Gorleston for serious injuries.
Samantha Pitcher, 28, of Maidstone Road in Lowestoft is due to appear in Lowestoft Magistrates' Court in September charged with causing death by careless driving and using a motor vehicle in a condition likely to cause danger of injury.
A woman has been killed in a house fire in Lowestoft in Suffolk.
The emergency services were called to the house on Laxfield Way at just before 10 o'clock last night. Inside they found the body of a woman, believed to be in her seventies.
This morning the house is cordoned off while police and fire crews try to find out how the blaze began.
A woman has died after falling from a multi-storey car park in Lowestoft.
Police says it's too early to say whether she has fallen or jumped from the building and an investigation is underway.
It happened at about 2.15pm today. Officers and ambulance staff attended and attempts were made to save the woman's life but she died a short time later.
Anyone who saw what happened is asked to call Suffolk Police on 101.