Former RWSfm Presenter to Fly UK in Microlight

Bury St Edmunds born James Long is undergoing his next adventure of attempting to fly the UK in eight to ten days. James , who now lives in Manchester, will attempt to fly the UK in his Flexwing Microlight (pictured) along with approximately 100 other pilots all in the name of charity. Fly UK, a charity fund-raiser began their journey in 2005, by the end of 2018 they had fundraised over £68,000.

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Missing Man from Bury St Edmunds

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 48 year-old male from Bury St Edmunds. Justin Taylor was last seen at approximately 0900hrs on the morning of 17/06/2019; it is unknown in which direction he left. Justin is described a white male, 5’ 8” tall medium/large build; he is described as having dark brown cropped hair and stubble. Justin was last seen wearing a light coloured patterned top, shorts and trainers. Justin Taylor lives in Bury St Edmunds. Officers are extremely concerned for his welfare and are asking anyone who has seen Justin Taylor or who has any information on where he may be to contact Suffolk Police on 101 quoting CAD 174.

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Bury Voted Best Place to Live in East of England

Bury St Edmunds has been named the best place to live in the East of England by the Sunday Times. Bury was top amongst the ten places in the East that were mentioned in the Sunday Times Best Places to Live in Britain guide. The guide describes Bury as turning into a ‘buzzy cultural hub without losing its neighbourly way of life’. Helen Davies, The Sunday Times Home editor said: “This year we were looking for community spirit along with convenience and culture. There is so much going on around the country, and so many great places that the choice was a hard one.” Mark Cordell, chief executive of Business Improvement District Our Bury St Edmunds, said: “It’s absolutely fabulous news, With the variety of things to do in Bury, from the history around the abbey and the cathedral, to the culture and The Apex, and the many cafés and restaurants run by local people in the town. “We’re not surprised to have received this accolade,” The full list and winner will be released on Sunday 14 April

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