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'We owe our lives to our cat': Brave Simba rescues family from burning house

A family is lucky to be alive after escaping from a house blaze with just seconds to spare – thanks to their pet cat.

Caroline Noble, 30, her husband, Adi, 29, and their three children had been fast asleep when their fridge freezer burst into flames. 214 more words


Man found in pool during party, dies

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Suffolk officials say a man died Sunday evening after a residential drowning report.

Around 9:15 p.m., a 44-year-old man was discovered unresponsive in a backyard pool of a Kings Fork Road residence, Diana Klink with the city of Suffolk said. 65 more words

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On the music & poetry trail in Suffolk

We had a wonderful couple of days in Suffolk last week. First of all on the Benjamin Britten Trail, the highlight of which was a visit to the Red House, where Britten and Peter Pears lived through the 60s and 70s. 273 more words


Godwin Boulevard reopens following serious crash

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — An SUV crash on Godwin Blvd. Monday morning near Moore Farm Lane closed the road in both directions.

According to Diana Klink with the City of Suffolk, the crash happened around 6:28 a.m. 112 more words

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It is a Wednesday. Up for breakfast of scrambled egg (Tig had a kipper). I drove up to Norwich in the yellow Fiat 127. 694 more words

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Shrikes, Stints & missed Wrynecks

Whilst on leave I managed to get a full days birding in on the coast. I started the day by heading out to Winterton-on-sea. Primarily in search of the Red-Backed Shrike that I had heard about. 309 more words

Coffee & Walnut Cake

There is a Concert at Cratfield today and that means baking!

This is Felicity Cloake’s Coffee & Walnut Cake – I followed the recipe but added a little cardomom.