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The Queen is welcomed to Newmarket for a historic visit

It was a great honour to welcome Her Majesty the Queen to Newmarket today to unveil a statue of herself with a horse and foal during her visit to open the new National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art.  The statue is magnificent and the Heritage Centre is the jewel in Newmarket’s

Matt Hancock welcomes more superfast broadband for Suffolk

Together with Suffolk County Council, we are investing around £70m in superfast broadband for Suffolk, and we've already taken superfast speeds to more than 100,000 local homes and businesses who would otherwise have missed out.

Matt Hancock MP switches on DAB radio signal to Suffolk

Matt Hancock MP and pupils from Ixworth CEVC Primary School switched on the new local DAB digital radio signal for Suffolk which will provide local stations such as BBC Radio Suffolk, Heart East Anglia, Suffolk First, Smooth, Chris Country and Fun Kids to 425,000 listeners in the area.

Matt Hancock MP raises funds for St Nicholas Hospice

Matt Hancock MP visited St Nicholas Hospice’s recently opened charity shop on the High Street in Newmarket to meet some of their volunteers and to present a cheque to Charlie De-Moore, the events fundraiser for £9781.00.  Matt rode and finished 2nd in the 350th Town Plate Race in July and raised