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Felixstowe news

Tue, 15:51

An innovative nursing scheme helping people cope with a wide range of health care problems has been hailed as a trailblazing example for other communities in the county to follow.

Two new computers have been installed at Felixstowe Citizens’ Advice bureau to make it easier for the public to apply for Universal Credit.

Chaos and destruction ravaged East Anglia when the most devastating storm of the century battered buildings, landmarks and forests 30 years ago. Watch the incredible footage and people’s memories here.

A woman in her 80s received what could be ‘life-changing’ injuries after she was hit by a mobility scooter in Felixstowe.

Work is set to start on the controversial construction of 197 new homes on farmland on the edge of Old Felixstowe after a £12.5million deal was concluded to finance the project.

His was the best-known voice in Felixstowe – and it was heard all over the world.

Police have detained three people after three suspected illegal immigrants were allegedly seen climbing over a fence at Felixstowe Port.

One of Felixstowe’s best-known seafront sites is set for a multi-million pound regeneration.

Photographers have captured the stunning landscape, wildlife and structures of Suffolk’s most southerly point in an annual event.

Having rebranded itself to appeal to families and making itself more upmarket, Felixstowe is seeing a successful regeneration which has boosted trade for the shops, increased footfall for seafront businesses, and seen property prices rise.

Band leader and vocalist Duncan Galloway promised “hot music from the 1920s and 1930s”.

People in east Suffolk are being asked for their views on the future of parking – amid fears that free car parks could be axed.

A multi-million pound scheme to dual part of the Felixstowe-Ipswich branch line to increase its rail freight cargo capacity by nearly 30% should be completed by the end of 2019.

Dogs could be allowed back onto the main stretch of Felixstowe’s holiday beach in summer after being banned for nearly 30 years.

Felixstowe & Walton helped erase memories of a 7-2 FA Cup defeat at home to Brantham Athletic in August, with a 5-1 victory against the same opponents, in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division on Friday night.

Felixstowe & Walton helped erase memories of a 7-2 FA Cup defeat at home to Brantham Athletic in August, with a 5-1 victory against the same opponents, in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division on Friday night.

Friday Night Football returns to the Goldstar Ground on Friday night (tomorrow) and offers up a real mouth-watering fixture (KO 7.45pm).

A man who sexually assaulted a schoolgirl in Felixstowe eight years ago has walked free from court after a judge decided not to send him straight to prison.

A Suffolk youth project has been awarded nearly £175,000 in funding towards new work with young people and to enhance some of its current services.

Kirton and Falkenham Parish Council complained via the council’s online reporting system at the end of July and then by phone.

Boasting a 100 per cent record, Felixstowe & Walton travel to Thetford Town on Saturday to face potentially their toughest test yet.

Legendary disc jockey Emperor Rosko – one of the best known voices on radio of the 1960s and 70s – will be at Felixstowe this weekend for a special celebration of Radio Caroline.

People in Felixstowe are being urged to write to the area’s planning chief and insist a judicial review is held into moves to build 560 new homes on countryside on the edge of the resort

A lorry brought down telephones lines in Felixstowe after a collision this morning.

The home supporters turned out in force again for this top-of-the-table clash, and went home happy as the Seasiders recorded a solid 3-0 win against a previously-unbeaten Histon side, at The Goldstar Ground.

More than 20,000 people flocked to Felixstowe seafront on Sunday to view a spectacular display of art that stretched along the promenade.

A woman and a child have escaped injury after a car rolled onto its roof at Shotley near Ipswich.

The owners of a one-year-old miniature Dachshund have been frantically searching for her since she ran off on a walk on Saturday.

A young man who died after he was found seriously ill in an open space near Shotley Gate has been named in an inquest as 19-year-old Cameron Ray.

Award-winning author Meg Rosoff visited the Suffolk Blue Cross rescue centre to meet some of their rescue pups – including one dog named after the canine star of her latest children’s book.

More than 20,000 people are expected to flock to Felixstowe seafront next month to see the work of 120-plus artists exhibiting on the resort’s promenade.

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