Emily Townsend Reporter email@example.com @emilyltownsend Video: See pictures and video from ‘biggest ever’ Ipswich Twilight Road Races as last runners finish Friday, August 18, 2017 Emily Townsend Hundreds of supporters lined the streets of Ipswich tonight to cheer on runners as they crossed the finish line of the third annual Twilight Road Races. Police called to reports of ‘rave’ near Melton level crossing find A-level students celebrating results Friday, August 18, 2017 Emily Townsend British Transport Police (BTP) from Colchester were sent to reports of a rave close to a railway station in east Suffolk last night. Gallery: Ipswich Town players delight fans by paying visit to budding young footballers at Portman Road Thursday, August 17, 2017 Emily Townsend Two top Ipswich Town players took time out of their preparations for Saturday’s clash with Brentford to pay a visit to some budding young footballers. Heavy traffic heading out of Ipswich after car and van crash in Bramford Lane Thursday, August 17, 2017 Emily Townsend Emergency services including police were at the scene of a crash in Ipswich this morning. Updated: BT fix landline problems meaning 999 service is back to normal for Suffolk residents Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Emily Townsend Thousands of people in Suffolk were told to dial 999 from their mobiles if they had an emergency last night after BT announced they were dealing with a large-scale problem with landlines. Former EDL member discusses extremism with reformed jihadist Muhammad Manwar Ali on The One Show Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Emily Townsend A reformed jihadist from Ipswich and a former English Defence League member from Lowestoft have become best friends in their quest to combat extremism. Rush hour rail chaos for Greater Anglia passengers on same day service announces ticket price hike Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Emily Townsend Commuters are facing an evening of rail chaos – several Greater Anglia trains have been delayed on the main line between London and Norwich due to a track defect. Updated: Man ‘suffers punctured lung’ after being stabbed in Grimwade Street, Ipswich Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Emily Townsend A young Ipswich man is recovering in hospital after he was stabbed in Grimwade Street. See the ‘breathtaking’ moment Ipswich Bubble Rush runner proposes to girlfriend at finish line Monday, August 14, 2017 Emily Townsend An Ipswich couple were showered with bubbles of a different kind at St Elizabeth Hospice’s Bubble Rush event as a lovestruck runner got down on one knee. Man accused of drink driving at Martlesham Tesco car park fails to appear in court Monday, August 14, 2017 Emily Townsend An arrest warrant has been issued for a Scottish driver who failed to appear before magistrates in Ipswich today. Four people escape serious injury after car overturns on A14 near Levington Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Police in Suffolk shut one lane of the A14 this evening after a car hit the central reservation and overturned. Summer is not over – sun to shine on Suffolk and Essex after days of downpours Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Signs of summer crept through the storm clouds today after days of downpours and thunderstorms. Gallery: See inside Bagpuss and Clangers exhibition at Ipswich Art Gallery Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend The magical worlds of vintage children’s television favourites The Clangers and Bagpuss are being brought to life this summer at Ipswich Art Gallery. Video: CCTV of East Harling murder victim Peter Wrighton visiting shop released by police to jog memories Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Police have released CCTV images of East Harling murder victim Peter Wrighton visiting a shop before he was brutally killed in the hope it will jog people’s memories. Suffolk sculptor John Green’s life and artistic works remembered by friends and pupils Wednesday, August 9, 2017 Emily Townsend Fellow artists and relatives have come together to remember the life and career of a Suffolk sculptor whose passion for his craft has been immortalised in churches across Britain. Gallery: Memories of the 1983 Bentley Highland Games Tuesday, August 8, 2017 emily townsend The sound of bagpipes filled the air as scores of Scottish themed activities got underway at the 1983 Bentley Highland Games. Breakfast project for Ipswich rough sleepers growing fast but donations needed to keep it afloat Sunday, August 6, 2017 Emily Townsend A community project helping homeless people in Ipswich to have breakfast is growing fast but more funding is needed to keep it going. Are baby boxes safe? Cot death charity raises doubts – Suffolk and Essex midwives react Sunday, August 6, 2017 Emily Townsend Health bosses across Suffolk and north Essex have spoken out over concerns raised by a national cot death charity about the safety of baby boxes. Driver clocked doing 131mph on the A14 at Sproughton near Ipswich Saturday, August 5, 2017 Emily Townsend Police in Suffolk caught a driver exceeding the national speed limit by more than 60mph on the A14 last night. Firefighters put out flames after shed fire spreads to fence in Caithness Close, Ipswich Saturday, August 5, 2017 Emily Townsend Fire crews tackled a shed blaze at a home in Ipswich this morning. Updated: Man dies in Shotley Gate woodland despite efforts by emergency services to revive him Saturday, August 5, 2017 Emily Townsend Emergency crews who responded to concerns for a man’s welfare in Shotley Gate this morning were unable to save him. ‘Someone knows something’ – £50,000 reward reissued in search for missing RAF Honington gunner Corrie McKeague Saturday, August 5, 2017 Emily Townsend The mother of missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague has said she still believes someone knows what happened to her son as a £50,000 reward is relaunched. Hero Ipswich delivery driver pulled shaken M1 Ferrari crash victim from car seconds before inferno Thursday, August 3, 2017 Emily Townsend A hero delivery driver from Ipswich pulled a crash victim from his supercar seconds before it burst into flames. Motorcyclist suffered ‘potentially life-changing back injury’ in Heatherhayes crash, police believe Thursday, August 3, 2017 Emily Townsend A man who was flown to Addenbrooke’s Hospital after a crash in Ipswich suffered life-changing injuries to his back. Tell Us: Dangerous A120 stretch between Braintree and A12 urgently needs improving, watchdog warns with new report Thursday, August 3, 2017 Emily Townsend A stressful single carriageway section of the A120 is poorly maintained, dangerous and heaving with traffic according to a new report. Updated: Missing Ipswich man Wilhelm Thiebes found safe and well Thursday, August 3, 2017 Emily Townsend A vulnerable 86-year-old from Ipswich who went missing from his home has been found safe and well. Safe containing cash and expensive goods stolen during Kesgrave burglary found in Essex river Wednesday, August 2, 2017 Emily Townsend Police investigating a burglary in Kesgrave discovered a safe taken from the property in a river. Well-wishers from around the world send messages of support to A140 crash victim Jacee from Suffolk Tuesday, August 1, 2017 Emily Townsend A Suffolk family’s appeal to help a seven-year-old who broke both collarbones in a serious crash has gone viral. Ipswich council worker caught parking on double yellow lines in Gatacre Road Tuesday, August 1, 2017 Emily Townsend The driver of a car owned by Ipswich Borough Council has been caught on camera parking on double yellow lines. Ipswich teacher turned triathlete takes on epic tour of Britain completing 48 gruelling challenges Tuesday, August 1, 2017 Emily Townsend A 60-year-old Ipswich primary school teacher spurred on by the thrill of crossing the finish line has completed a triathlon in every county in Britain.