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Emily Townsend

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The footballer Kevin Beattie, regularly voted Ipswich Town’s greatest ever player, has died aged 64.

A campaign to raise awareness of online dangers to children will help more than 10,000 young people in Suffolk, we can reveal.

A distraught mother’s life was turned upside down when her teenage son vanished without a trace 12 years ago – but in a new role, she’s a lifeline to others battling similar turmoil.

A community leader is penning an urgent letter to the Home Secretary over a distraught first-time mum’s fight against deportation.

Beekeepers have blasted suspected arsonists after an Ipswich apiary used by children, families and people with disabilities was burned to the ground.

Lucy Galligan, from Wattisfield, suffers with brittle asthma – a severe form of the illness.

A first-time mum expecting her baby girl in 10 weeks’ time has been threatened with deportation has spoken out over the ordeal in a hard-hitting video interview.

Now is your chance to be a star – Ipswich pantomime producers are launching a spellbinding search for this year’s Snow White.

A liver transplant recipient from Suffolk is speaking out as new data reveals just 40% of people are signed up to donate in the county.

An expectant mother has been left distraught after being told she must return to China despite being just weeks away from giving birth.

Preventing homelessness before it happens may help to solve growing numbers of cases tackled by Citizens Advice in Ipswich, bosses have revealed.

More than half a million pounds is to be invested in tackling homelessness and rough sleeping in Ipswich by 2020, government officials have revealed.

A major operation to strip cladding from one of Suffolk’s highest tower blocks has begun – with workers spotted scaling the building this week.

Cracking down on speeding is not a money making exercise – that’s the message from police as it’s revealed thousands of motorists are still being clocked by cameras.

Hundreds of pupils across Suffolk are finding out their long-awaited GCSE results this morning.

Thousands of pupils from Ipswich and Felixstowe are finding out their GCSE results today.

People living in Suffolk and north Essex witnessed an unexpected display from the Red Arrows this evening.

Frontline ambulance staff spent the equivalent of half a year waiting to handover patients to A&E at our hospitals.

Today’s the day – and thousands of students across the Ipswich area have been heading into schools and colleges to collect their A-level results.

Thousands of students across Suffolk have been finding out their A-level results this morning.

Frontline ambulance staff spent the equivalent of half a year waiting to handover patients to A&E at our hospitals.

People of all ages are invited to bring their families, a tent and a sense of adventure for a special sleepover at a Suffolk castle this weekend.

Hundreds of people are set to pound the streets of Ipswich for a special walk tipped to raise thousands for charity.

A pledge has been made to invest more in body cameras amid a rise in the number of attacks on officers.

Material known as ‘cladding’ will be removed from Suffolk’s tallest occupied block of flats over safety fears prompted by the Grenfell Tower tragedy, we can reveal today.

Bosses at a Suffolk care agency have vowed to continue making improvements after a health watchdog put the service into special measures.

A spike in anti-social behaviour has been reported at a popular Suffolk swimming pool.

Exclusions dished out by schools in Suffolk have leapt up in recent years – and union bosses claim this is mostly down to academisation.

Staff at an Ipswich cinema have apologised to customers after experiencing problems with the facility’s air conditioning unit during the hot weather.

A 20-year-old man was punched in the face and robbed while walking his dog in Ipswich, police believe.

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