Melford Hall

BY CHARLES EVANS Melford Hall is a stately home in the village of Long Melford, Suffolk. It is the ancestral seat of the Parker Baronets. The hall was mostly constructed in the 16th century, incorporating parts of a medieval building held by the abbots of Bury St Edmunds which had been in use since before 1065. It has similar roots to nearby Kentwell Hall. It … Continue reading Melford Hall


BY CHARLES EVANS Ickworth House is a country house near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England. It is a neoclassical building set in parkland. The house was the residence of the Marquess of Bristol before being sold to the National Trust in 1998. As one of England’s more unusual houses, Ickworth has been unflatteringly described as resembling “a huge bulk, newly arrived from another planet” and … Continue reading Ickworth

Find Corrie McKeague

EDITORIAL The family of missing RAF Honington serviceman Corrie McKeague has hired a private investigator to help in their search for him. The news follows a JustGiving page which was set up last month after Corrieā€™s mother, Nicola Urquhart, said that she had lost faith in Suffolk Police. She claimed that the police had “absolutely destroyed” her belief that they can find 23-year-old Corrie. Country … Continue reading Find Corrie McKeague