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Adam Howlett

MPs in Suffolk and Essex are pressing Greater Anglia and Network Rail for answers after repairs to a cracked track caused severe disruption on the line to London this week.

A church in Ipswich held an open day on Saturday to provide a place for quiet contemplation following the violence that has erupted in the town over the last two weeks.

More than 1,200 homes remain empty in Ipswich despite a national housing shortage, new figures reveal.

Brides and grooms looking for inspiration for their big day discovered a host of ideas at a wedding fayre at Quay Place in Ipswich last week.

An 18-year-old man has been charged in connection with a stabbing of a teenager at McDonald’s in Ipswich on Wednesday.

A three-time British Karate champion is teaching free martial arts lessons in Ipswich in a bid to reduce violent crime in the town.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in Ipswich where suspects gained entry by throwing a brick through a window.

Suffolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner says giving people hope is the key to steering them away from a life of crime.

Ipswich MP Sandy Martin has described the third stabbing in the town in the last two weeks as ‘tragic and frightening’.

A missing 15-year-old boy from Stowmarket has been found safe and well.

Ipswich’s MP Sandy Martin says police, councils and the community need to work together to stamp out knife crime in Ipswich.

Community heroes who have gone the extra mile to improve education, prospects for young people and reduce poverty in the county are among those named in this year’s Queen’s Birthday honours list.

Police are appealing for information to help find a bicycle which was stolen from outside a Felixstowe supermarket.

Motorists are facing traffic delays on the A14 near Stowmarket following a crash between a lorry and a tractor.

Students, staff and parents at St Helen’s Primary School in Ipswich are raising money to save its swimming pool - and are hosting an event marking International Day next month to help reach their target.

Ipswich Round Table has appointed its new chairman – having recently handed over more than £16,000 to charity Fresh Start - New Beginnings at their recent AGM.

The University of Suffolk has welcomed its new vice chancellor Professor Helen Langton.

Police officers will be staffing a mobile police station in locations across Ipswich during June in response to the death of 17-year-old Tavis Spencer-Aitkins.

A Suffolk flower company are celebrating after its hydrangea hybrid ‘Runaway Bride’ won Plant of the Year at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

A 41-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder remains in police custody this morning after a 17-year-old boy was stabbed to death in Ipswich on Saturday.

One of the men standing trial in connection with the murder of Ipswich father-of five Dean Stansby referred to himself as ‘killa’, a court has heard.

Here’s a list of the winners at this year’s Suffolk Show.

Ipswich Waterfront will be a hive of activity on Saturday as it hosts the town’s first Dragon Boat Festival and the ‘Classics on the Quay’ Mini car rally.

Rail Union RMT has confirmed further strike action will take place in a row over rail safety and the axing of guards on Greater Anglia services.

Police have been called to a collision between a car and a lorry on the A12 near the Copdock roundabout in Ipswich.

A free wedding fayre is being held at Quay Place in Ipswich next weekend – having switched venues from Holywells Park.

A man has admitted damaging his neighbour’s fence after mistaking a turkey’s foot found in his garden for a tarot card-style bad omen.

Ipswich MP Sandy Martin has backed the NSPCC’s call for more funding for Childline - as record numbers seek help for suicidal thoughts.

Fire service response times in Suffolk and Essex have significantly increased in the last decade despite incident callouts dropping.

A van has overturned on the A1071 between Hadleigh and Hintlesham.

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