Michael Steward firstname.lastname@example.org @MichaelReporter Ipswich man arrested in connection with fatal Long Melford crash released from police custody Thu, 13:31 Michael Steward A 26-year-old man from Ipswich arrested in connection with a fatal crash in Long Melford has been released from police custody. Updated: Meredith Road, Ipswich, reopens after man suffers cardiac arrest Wed, 22:48 Michael Steward An Ipswich town centre road was closed in both directions for around 20 minutes while paramedics treated a man who suffered a cardiac arrest. Orwell Bridge will close tonight at 10pm and not open until 8am tomorrow morning Wed, 21:34 Michael Steward Drivers are being warned the Orwell Bridge will close tonight at 10pm due to strong winds until around 8am tomorrow morning. Thursday morning update: the Orwell Bridge has reopened before the rush hour. New 26-30 railcard to be piloted across East Anglia Wed, 17:27 Michael Steward Plans for a new discounted railcard for 26 to 30-year-olds will be trialled in East Anglia from next month. Orwell Bridge likely to CLOSE tonight due to high winds Wed, 17:07 michael steward Drivers are being warned the Orwell Bridge is likely to shut tonight until tomorrow morning due to forecast high winds. Thursday morning update: The Orwell Bridge has fully reopened before the rush hour. No trace of Corrie four weeks into fresh search and police have still not found any relevant rubbish Sunday, November 19, 2017 Michael Steward Specialist officers searching a landfill for missing RAF airman Corrie McKeague have still found any rubbish dated from when the 23-year-old went missing – nearly a month since the hunt restarted. Pedestrian injured after collision with car in Ipswich Saturday, November 18, 2017 Michael Steward A pedestrian was involved in a collision with a car in Ipswich this morning. Cyclist treated by paramedics after collision with van on A14 at Trimley St Mary Saturday, November 18, 2017 Michael Steward Paramedics are treating a cyclist following a collision with a van on the A14 eastbound at Trimley St Mary. Residents warned to be vigilant after five daytime burglaries near Suffolk/Essex border Thursday, November 16, 2017 Michael Steward Residents in villages and towns near the Suffolk border with Essex are being warned to be vigilant by police following five daytime burglaries which all happened yesterday. Appeal for stolen bicycle after theft from outside Stowmarket Library Thursday, November 9, 2017 Michael Steward Members of the public are being asked to help locate a bicycle which was stolen from outside Stowmarket Library. Gucci bag and watch stolen from house near Wattisham after burglary Wednesday, November 8, 2017 Michael Steward A Gucci bag and watch were among items stolen from a house near Wattisham following a burglary.. High Court case of murdered Bury St Edmunds woman Mary Griffiths to start today Wednesday, November 8, 2017 Michael Steward The daughters of a murdered Bury St Edmunds woman take their civil claim for damages against Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) and Suffolk Constabulary to the High Court today. Traffic delays in Ipswich caused by three incidents Wednesday, November 8, 2017 Michael Steward Motorists are experiencing traffic delays around Ipswich this morning due to three incidents. Firefighters free driver from car following Martlesham crash Wednesday, November 8, 2017 Michael Steward Firefighters freed a driver from their car this morning on the outskirts of Ipswich after the vehicle went into a hedge. Some disruption to Ipswich and Colchester trains due to overrunning engineering works Wednesday, November 8, 2017 Michael Steward Trains to and from Ipswich and Colchester have been disrupted this morning following overrunning enginneering work near Marks Tey. Suffolk British Empire Medal recipients praised by Countess of Euston for ‘hours and hours’ of work Saturday, November 4, 2017 Michael Steward The county’s unsung community heroes were celebrated yesterday at the British Empire Medal (BEM) Investiture ceremony held by Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk. Daughters of murdered Bury St Edmunds woman, Mary Griffiths, to take civil claim to High Court Friday, November 3, 2017 Michael Steward The daughters of a Bury St Edmunds woman who was murdered eight years ago will take a civil claim to the High Court of Justice next week. Family pays tribute to respected former EADT editor Don Simpson Friday, November 3, 2017 Michael Steward Former editor-in-chief of the East Anglian Daily Times, Don Simpson, who led the newspaper from 1968 to 1981, has died aged 89. Suffolk New College film students get taste of the big time after starring as movie extras Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Michael Steward A group of film students from Suffolk New College got a glimpse of the big-screen when they were asked to be extras for a new World War One movie. St John Ambulance urges people to learn basic first aid ahead of bonfire night Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Michael Steward St John Ambulance is urging people to learn some basic first aid skills ahead of the bonfire night celebrations. Updated: Female moped rider taken to hospital after suffering serious leg injury in Heath Road crash in Ipswich Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Michael Steward A female moped rider suffered a serious leg injury following a crash with a car in Ipswich today. Retired teacher honoured for work with brain injury charity Headway Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Michael Steward A retired school teacher – who has helped support a Suffolk brain injury charity for more than 20 years – has been shortlisted for a national award. Man suffers blow to the head from woman in Ipswich robbery Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Michael Steward A man had cash stolen and suffered a blow to the head in Ipswich after a woman asked him for money. Vulnerable woman raped while attending private party in Manningtree Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Michael Steward A vulnerable woman was raped after being led to a remote area by a man while attending a private party in Essex. SPOILER ALERT – Did Suffolk Great British Bake Off star make it to the 2017 final? Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Michael Steward Tonight’s Great British Bake Off semi-final saw former Ipswich High School pupil Sophie Faldo go head to head with Stacey Hart, Steven Carter-Bailey and Kate Lyon, but who got through? Rural homes in Suffolk could be heated by vegetable oil within five years, says industry report Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Michael Steward More than 34,000 homes in Suffolk could be heated by vegetable oil within the next five years, according to a new report by industry experts. Firefighters tackle derelict building blaze in Rushmere St Andrew, near Ipswich Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Michael Steward Firefighters remained at the scene of a major fire on the edge of Ipswich all night. Corrie McKeague’s mother says she would rather be ‘waiting for the phone call than not’ as search resumes Monday, October 23, 2017 Michael Steward The mother of missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague says she would rather be “waiting for a phone call than not” despite the agony of what news from the landfill site means. Donor found for Bury St Edmunds girl Jasmi Lindberg Cooke after global appeal backed by Ed Sheeran Monday, October 23, 2017 Michael Steward An international appeal to help a young west Suffolk girl find a blood stem cell donor – backed by Ed Sheeran and a host of other celebrities – has resulted in a match being found. Citizens Advice Mid Suffolk helps clients achieve £1million in financial gains Monday, October 23, 2017 Michael Steward Citizens Advice Mid Suffolk has helped clients achieve more than £1million in financial gains over the past year, the charity has reported.