Michael Steward firstname.lastname@example.org @MichaelReporter Trio jailed after attempting to smuggle 19 migrants into Southwold Fri, 17:32 Michael Steward A Ukrainian trio who attempted to smuggle 19 migrants into Suffolk on a hired yacht have been jailed. Accosting in Sidegate Lane West, Ipswich, did not take place, police confirm Fri, 16:06 Michael Steward A report that a 13-year-old boy was accosted in Ipswich did not take place, police have confirmed. One person suffers minor injuries in three-vehicle crash Fri, 15:50 Michael Steward Emergency services were called to the scene of three-vehicle crash on the A14 at Copdock this afternoon. Video: Nearly 7,500 people apply to be extras in film being shot in Suffolk and Norfolk which stars Ed Sheeran Wed, 12:17 Michael Steward Nearly 7,500 people have applied to be extras in a Danny Boyle film being shot in Suffolk and Norfolk only 24 hours after the call went out to fill 5,000 spots. Animal Health Trust in Newmarket offers free hearing tests for kittens to aid research Wed, 09:51 Michael Steward A Suffolk animal charity is investigating why animals with a predominantly white coat are more prone to being deaf by offering free hearing tests for kittens to aid research. Ipswich nurse leads discussion on whether NHS staff should wear body cameras Mon, 16:13 Michael Steward An Ipswich nurse said a “really good discussion” took place today at an international conference about whether NHS staff should wear body cameras to improve safety. Damage caused to portable cabin at Whitton Sports Centre Mon, 11:37 Michael Steward Around £5,000 worth of damage has been caused to a portable cabin based on the site of Whitton Sports Centre in Ipswich. Video: ‘We’re eternally grateful’: Suffolk parents thank life-saving staff at Barking Pre-school for quick action Saturday, May 12, 2018 Michael Steward The parents of a three-year-old girl who suffered a cardiac arrest at a Suffolk pre-school say they are “eternally grateful” to the quick-thinking staff who saved her life. Weather turning colder with some rain after record-breaking bank holiday temperatures Thursday, May 10, 2018 Michael Steward After the scorching high temperatures earlier this week, the region’s weather is set to turn slightly colder today with a chance of some rain showers. Suffolk and Essex forecast to enjoy record-breaking bank holiday temperatures Monday, May 7, 2018 Michael Steward The region is set to enjoy some of the warmest May temperatures in 40 years – with today’s bank holiday forecast to be the hottest since records began. RMT welcomes MPs call for Greater Anglia to settle guards dispute Sunday, May 6, 2018 Michael Steward A rail union has welcomed a parliamentary motion calling for Greater Anglia to settle the long-running guards dispute. Updated: Two arrested following Colchester stabbing Saturday, May 5, 2018 Michael Steward Two men have been arrested following a stabbing near a Colchester car park. DfE grant is ‘great news for the children of Suffolk’ Saturday, May 5, 2018 Michael Steward A multi-academy trust has been awarded a Department for Education (DfE) grant to support Suffolk primary school children who have difficulty learning in a mainstream school. Town legends Butcher and Burley go head-to head in the dug-out for charity Thursday, May 3, 2018 Michael Steward Two Ipswich Town legends will go head-to-head in the dugout to raise money for a Suffolk-based charity. British Transport Police investigating after car bursts through fence and ends up near railway line Thursday, May 3, 2018 Michael Steward A car burst through a fence and ended up perilously close to a railway line near Saxmundham last night. Ipswich all-male dance group to perform at national festival Wednesday, May 2, 2018 Michael Steward A group of talented young dancers from Ipswich have been selected to take part in a national youth dance festival. New book capturing colourful Suffolk scenes published by Bury St Edmunds photographer Tuesday, May 1, 2018 Michael Steward A new book which captures the vibrant colour across Suffolk has been published by a Bury St Edmunds photographer. Man with links to Stowmarket wanted by police Thursday, April 26, 2018 Michael Steward Police are appealing for help to trace a wanted 28-year-old man with links to Stowmarket. Woman in 80s knocked down by mobility scooter in Stowmarket Thursday, April 26, 2018 Michael Steward An elderly pedestrian suffered minor injuries after being knocked down by a mobility scooter in Stowmarket. Second person charged with murder of 56-year-old Colchester man Martin Dines Thursday, April 26, 2018 Michael Steward A second person has been charged with the murder of Colchester man Martin Dines. Kieron Dyer appointed as ambassador for childhood sexual abuse charity Fresh Start - new beginnings Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Michael Steward A charity for victims of childhood sexual abuse in Suffolk and Norfolk has appointed former Ipswich Town and England footballer Kieron Dyer as its latest ambassador. Colchester car park victim named as 56-year-old Martin Dines Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Reporters The identity of a man found dead in a Colchester car park yesterday has been confirmed by police. War on potholes continues as Suffolk County Council make 6,500 repairs since January 1 Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Michael Steward More than 6,500 potholes in Suffolk have been repaired since the start of the year as the county council continues its all-out war to tackle the issue across the county. Updated: Murder investigation launched after discovery of man’s body in St Mary’s car park, Colchester Monday, April 23, 2018 Michael Steward A murder investigation has been launched after the discovery of a man’s body within a Colchester car park this morning. Man’s body found in Balkerne Hill car park in Colchester Monday, April 23, 2018 Michael Steward An investigation has been launched after a man’s body was found in a Colchester car park this morning. Number of stalking incidents in Suffolk more than doubled last year Friday, April 13, 2018 Michael Steward The number of stalking incidents in Suffolk more than doubled last year, new figures reveal. Updated: Bomb squad called after munition found in Yoxford, near Saxmundham Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Michael Steward The bomb squad were called this morning after a First World War artillery fuse was found in a Suffolk village. Men arrested and charged after Premier Stores robbery in Ipswich Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Michael Steward Police have arrested and charged three people following the robbery of a convenience store in Ipswich. Broken down lorry on A14 near Felixstowe causes traffic problems Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Michael Steward A broken down lorry on the A14 near Felixstowe has caused some congestion this morning. Updated: Pilot escapes unscathed after plane flips onto roof on Suffolk runway Sunday, April 8, 2018 Michael Steward A lone pilot had a lucky escape after an unexpected crosswind caused the plane to flip over and crash as it tried to land on a runway at Beccles Airfield yesterday.