Chris Brammer Multimedia sports reporter email@example.com @chrisbramms Sports reporter covering Suffolk and north Essex Gallery: Hundreds of young athletes enjoy Suffolk School Games 2017 Monday, July 10, 2017 Chris Brammer Around 1,200 school pupils took part in the latest instalment of the Suffolk School Games last week. Ipswich-based Anton Dixon finishes seventh at Canadian Track & Field Championships Sunday, July 9, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich-based athlete Anton Dixon finished joint-seventh in the Long Jump at the Canadian Track & Field Championships, in Ottawa, on Saturday. Brammer’s Bias: Not every day you share a green with Ipswich Town FA Cup hero Sunday, July 9, 2017 Chris Brammer It’s not every day you get to share a bowling green with an FA Cup winner. ‘I hated pre-season, absolutely hated it’ - says ex-Ipswich Town striker Ian Marshall Saturday, July 8, 2017 Chris Brammer Ian Marshall admitted he used to ‘hate’ pre-season as a player, ahead of his former side Ipswich Town kicking-off their pre-season friendly schedule at Drogheda United this afternoon. Gallery: Memories of Ipswich Town’s recent pre-season tours in Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland Friday, July 7, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town take on League of Ireland side Drogheda United on Saturday, keeping up with the recent tradition of playing pre-season games in the Republic of Ireland. Tom Adeyemi and Emyr Huws are good additions to Ipswich Town squad, says Terry Butcher Friday, July 7, 2017 Chris Brammer Former Ipswich Town skipper Terry Butcher has heralded the arrivals of midfield duo Tom Adeyemi and Emyr Huws. Youngsters Ben Morris and Conor McKendry join Ipswich Town squad as Blues players attract interest Friday, July 7, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town youngsters Ben Morris and Conor McKendry have joined up with the Blues squad in Ireland, ahead of the team’s first pre-season friendly of the summer, at Drogheda United tomorrow. Former Ipswich Town striker Ian Marshall keen to see Blues replace ex-targetman Daryl Murphy Friday, July 7, 2017 Chris Brammer Former Blues striker Ian Marshall would like to see a big targetman ruffling defenders’ feathers at Portman Road next season. Ipswich Town transfer rumours: Kieffer Moore and Josh Emmanuel still on Rotherham United’s radar. Friday, July 7, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town duo Josh Emmanuel and Kieffer Moore remain season-long loan targets for League One side Rotherham. Applications to be part of new Ipswich Town ‘Voice of the fans’ panel flooding in Friday, July 7, 2017 Chris Brammer More than 150 Ipswich Town supporters have applied to be part of the Blues‘ ‘Voice of the fans’ panel. Ipswich Town midfielder Andre Dozzell stars in England Under-19s 1-0 win over The Netherlands Friday, July 7, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town midfielder Andre Dozzell starred for England’s Under-19s as the young Three Lions team defeated their Dutch counterparts, 1-0, at the UEFA U19 European Championship, in Georgia, on Thursday. Seven things you may not have known about Ipswich Town’s opponents tomorrow, Drogheda United Friday, July 7, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town play their first pre-season friendly of the summer tomorrow, when Mick McCarthy’s men face League of Ireland side, Drogheda United, in a friendly at United Park. Paul Bugg quits Diss Town after 42 days in charge and insists he’s finished with football Thursday, July 6, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich-based Paul Bugg says his managerial career is all but over after he quit Thurlow Nunn Division One side, Diss Town, after just 42 days in charge. Quintet of youngsters will be given chance to impress Ipswich Town boss against Drogheda United Thursday, July 6, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy will run the rule over a number of the Blues’ young prospects, against League of Ireland Premier League side, Drogheda United, on Saturday. Ipswich Town transfer rumours: Sunderland keen on Blues’ target, Preston’s Jordan Hugill Thursday, July 6, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town target Jordan Hugill could be set to team-up with his former manager, Simon Grayson, at Sunderland, according to reports in the North East. Former Ipswich Town striker Daryl Murphy subject of an enquiry from Norwich City Thursday, July 6, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town’s bitter rivals, Norwich City, have made an official enquiry for ex-Blues striker, Daryl Murphy, according to the Northern Echo. Poll: Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy may hate pre-season, but he won’t miss a trick Thursday, July 6, 2017 Chris Brammer With Ipswich Town set to play their first pre-season friendly of the summer, at Drogheda on Saturday, CHRIS BRAMMER explains why the summer period is crucial, despite Mick McCarthy’s disdain for it. Ipswich Town transfer rumours: Doncaster Rovers striker John Marquis turns down new contract Thursday, July 6, 2017 Chris Brammer Rumoured Ipswich Town target John Marquis has turned down a new, improved contract at League One side, Doncaster Rovers. Ipswich Rugby Club optimistic about future as appointments are made to playing side Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Rugby Club have rung the changes during the close season and are looking forward to the new campaign in London 2 North East. Key appointments made at Stowmarket Rugby Club Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Chris Brammer Stowmarket Rugby Club have appointed John Holton as the new first-team coach at Chilton Fields. Kyle Hammond would’ve still been an Ipswich Town player, had injuries not struck – Leiston manager Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Chris Brammer Leiston manager Glenn Driver believes Kyle Hammond would be challenging for a place at Ipswich Town, and not plying his trade in the Bostik Premier, had he not been hit by injuries. Bersant Celina needs ball on the floor to thrive at Ipswich Town, says Frans Thijssen Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town legend Frans Thijssen hopes the Blues will play to new signing Bersant Celina’s strengths, after the Kosovan winger flourished in the Dutch top flight. Ipswich Town offered me ‘life-changing’ money says former midfield star David Norris Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Chris Brammer Former Ipswich Town favourite David Norris says ‘life-changing’ money and a set-to with Jim Magilton saw him move to the Blues from Plymouth in 2008. Ipswich Town need to replace Tom Lawrence, but conducting early business isn’t imperative, says Terry Butcher Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Chris Brammer Terry Butcher believes Ipswich Town still need to replace Tom Lawrence, but says it’s not imperative the club wrap up their transfer business before the new Championship season starts. Leiston boss Glenn Driver says it wasn’t an easy decision to release club legend Gareth Heath Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Chris Brammer Leiston manager Glenn Driver admitted his decision to release Gareth Heath was not taken lightly, but says his new signing, Chris Henderson, can have just as big an impact at Victory Road. Bersant Celina hopes Ipswich Town loan is as productive as stint at FC Twente Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Chris Brammer New Ipswich Town winger Bersant Celina hopes his temporary stay at Portman Road can be as successful as his loan stay in Holland. Ipswich Town transfer rumours: Blues favourites to sign Reading striker Dominic Samuel, according to reports Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town have emerged as favourites to sign Reading’s 23-year-old striker, Dominic Samuel, according to reports in The Sun this morning. Anton wants to inspire town’s next generation of sporting talent Monday, July 3, 2017 Chris Brammer Anton Dixon wants to give something back to Ipswich. Video: Ipswich Town complete signing of Manchester City’s Kosovo international Bersant Celina Monday, July 3, 2017 Chris Brammer Ipswich Town have completed the season-long loan signing of Manchester City winger, Bersant Celina. Leap of faith has set Anton on the road to sport stardom Monday, July 3, 2017 Chris Brammer It was only two years ago that Anton Dixon decided to take up the long jump seriously.