Andrew Papworth Editor south and west Norfolk email@example.com @andrew_papworth Woman cleared of threatening to kill court witness Yesterday, 15:44 Andrew Papworth An Ipswich woman accused of threatening to kill a woman who was going to be a witness against her in a court case has been cleared by a jury. Drugs and cash seized in railway station search Thu, 11:19 Andrew Papworth Cash and drugs were found on a person in a railway station search, leading to an arrest. Dagger seized from teenager in knife crime crackdown Thu, 09:13 Andrew Papworth This was the terrifying weapon seized from a teenager during a county-wide crackdown on dangerous knives. Video: WATCH: How two diehard Ipswich Town fans plan to make more noise at Portman Road Thu, 08:56 Andrew Papworth They may only be, for the moment at least, a two-man army. Britain’s loudest bird enjoys population boom in East Anglia Wed, 17:31 Andrew Papworth There were once fears its distinctive booming sounds would be lost forever. Seatbelt-less driver with no MOT or insurance caught on mobile phone while carrying six-year-old passenger Tue, 10:13 Andrew Papworth If a driver had been caught on a mobile phone while driving, it would be bad enough. Opinion: A permanent memorial would be ‘fitting tribute’ to Town legend Beattie Tue, 06:00 ANDREW PAPWORTH The EADT and Ipswich Star today calls for a permanent memorial for Ipswich Town’s greatest ever player, Kevin Beattie. Unsupervised learner driver seen with one-year-old on a lap in passenger seat Mon, 15:09 Andrew Papworth A learner driver who was behind the wheel without supervision was reportedly seen with a one-year-old child on a lap in the front passenger seat. BMW rider caught ‘pulling wheelies’ has motorbike seized Sunday, September 16, 2018 Andrew Papworth A biker’s BMW motorcycle was seized by police after the rider was spotted “pulling several wheelies” on a busy town centre road. Youths chasing sheep on off-road bikes given warning Sunday, September 16, 2018 Andrew Papworth Youths who reportedly chased sheep on their off-road bikes on a Suffolk farm have been given warnings by police. My husband’s dementia fight: tennis legend Christine Truman Janes on partner’s ‘slippery road’ to illness Sunday, September 16, 2018 Andrew Papworth In a wide-ranging interview, 1950s, 60s and 70s tennis star Christine Truman Janes – who today lives in Aldeburgh – talks about life in Suffolk, her husband’s dementia fight and the secret to success. Written warnings given to parents of teenage troublemakers on Ipswich housing estate Sunday, September 16, 2018 Andrew Papworth Parents of teenage troublemakers who are making neighbours’ lives a misery on a housing estate have been given written warnings for “failing to exert sufficient parental control over their children”. Don’t be vigilantes – neighbours urged not retaliate to trouble-makers on housing estate Sunday, September 9, 2018 Andrew Papworth Angry neighbours frustrated by troublemaking teenagers on a housing estate have been urged not to retaliate – for fear it could only make matters worse. Tennis legend Christine Truman Janes is guest of honour at care home fete Sunday, September 9, 2018 Andrew Papworth A former world tennis star was the special guest at a Suffolk care home fete. Clown doctors to bring joy and laughs to hospitals thanks to £146,000 cash boost Sunday, September 9, 2018 Andrew Papworth They might be doctors – but instead of medicine, they prescribe much-needed fun, laughter and joy at some of the most challenging periods in young people’s lives. Don’t give money to rough sleepers – give it to homelessness charities instead, MP says Sunday, September 9, 2018 Andrew Papworth Those wanting to give money to the homeless should avoid giving money to rough sleepers and instead give it to charities, a member of parliament has said. Teenage vandal who trashed village play park to write letter of apology Sunday, September 9, 2018 Andrew Papworth A teenager who admitted vandalising a play park and village hall will write a letter apology for the crime – and pay £100 compensation. ‘Unacceptable’: Speeder caught at 110mph on the A14 Saturday, September 8, 2018 Andrew Papworth A speeding driver was caught travelling at 110mph on the A14 - 40mph above the limit for the road. Fancy a kick-about? Ipswich Town star’s surprise visit to football-mad fan Saturday, September 8, 2018 Andrew Papworth Many football-mad youngsters love nothing more than a kick-about with their friends in the park. Brave child who cannot stand, walk or crawl to inspire superhero-themed fun run Saturday, September 8, 2018 Andrew Papworth A brave child battling against a rare genetic condition which prevents him from the ability to crawl, walk, run or stand will inspire a superhero-themed inflatable obstacle fun run this weekend. I’ll do it tomorrow! Uninsured driver’s excuse as newly-bought car seized Saturday, September 8, 2018 Andrew Papworth A driver caught having not insured his newly-bought car gave police the excuse that he was planning to do it the day after. Family’s call to raise £5,000 for funeral of ‘beautiful young lad’ found in river Monday, September 3, 2018 Andrew Papworth A devastated community is rallying round to raise money for the funeral of a “beautiful young lad” found in a river so they can give him the send off he deserves. Britain’s oldest person, Olive Boar from East Anglia, has died Sunday, September 2, 2018 Andrew Papworth Olive Boar, who grew up in Ipswich and was living in Felixstowe at the time of her death, was officially the country’s oldest resident. Halloween fundraiser to return to Ipswich park Saturday, September 1, 2018 Andrew Papworth A spooky Halloween fundraiser is to return for a second year to raise cash for a hospice. Ex-world tennis star and French Open winner to unveil Suffolk fair Saturday, September 1, 2018 Andrew Papworth A former world tennis star and French Open champion will open an autumn fair at a Suffolk care home. How today’s ‘National Service’ is turning young people into adults Saturday, September 1, 2018 Andrew Papworth It was said to transform youngsters into well-rounded adults and open their eyes to the real world. Atomic Kitten singer to star in Ipswich panto Thursday, August 30, 2018 Andrew Papworth A popstar is to take a leading role in an Ipswich pantomime. Sowing the seeds of good health: Vital garden for older people with dementia and brain injuries given extra life Thursday, August 30, 2018 Andrew Papworth A picturesque garden in Ipswich which is sowing the seeds of good health for older people is set to continue thanks to extra funding. Skin camouflage clinic to help patients cover up wounds and scars Thursday, August 30, 2018 Andrew Papworth Patients are to be given life-changing help to cover up wounds, scars, facial disfigurements and other skin conditions thanks to a groundbreaking new hospital pilot. Drug dealer jailed for 18 years for stabbing murder Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Andrew Papworth A drug dealer convicted of murdering a Suffolk man who died after he was stabbed to “teach him a lesson” has been jailed for 18 years.