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A Suffolk man’s petition calling for compulsory mental health education in schools has just days left to reach its 100,000 signature target to generate a debate in the House of Commons.

Film fans will have good reason to sing ‘I do like to be beside the seaside’ this summer when a resort stages a free open-air cinema day on its seafront.

Community leaders have rejected a developer’s pleas to halve the number of affordable homes required on a new estate.

A woman has been banned from the road for 17 months after pleading guilty to drink driving just two weeks after passing her test.

A man from Kirton has appeared in court charged with the rape of a woman in Felixstowe more than 10 years ago.

A coastal rescue group is appealing for volunteers to join its fundraising team.

Goals from Craig Jennings, Rhys Barber and Ryan Birchfield saw Felixstowe & Walton United tighten their grip on second place in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division, with a 3-1 away win at Ely City.

Landowners Trinity College, Cambridge, want to halve the amount of affordable housing they are required to build as part of a new 385-home estate on the edge of Felixstowe.

With the destination of the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division title decided, the battle for the runners-up position goes into the last week.

A teacher is pounding the streets to prepare for this Sunday’s London Marathon – pledging to raise £1,800 from the 26.2-mile run in aid of charity Ormiston Families.

Businesses and residents in Felixstowe have been warned against pouring oil, paint or cleaning products down road gullies after a mysterious black oily substance spilt on the beach last week.

Police have released photographs of jewellery stolen from a home in Mill Lane in Felixstowe between 10am and midday yesterday (April 10).

A Felixstowe man is running the London Marathon in memory of his father - taking on the world famous race at the same age his dad ran his first marathon.

Investigators are tracking back through pipework to find the source of a “black sludge” material spotted pouring out of a pipe into the sea at Felixstowe.

Felixstowe & Walton United face a massive task if they are to catch leaders Mildenhall Town.

Felixstowe & Walton United face a massive task if they are to catch leaders Mildenhall Town.

A 48-year-old man has appeared before magistrates in Ipswich charged with the burglary of two business and a home in Felixstowe.

Felixstowe & Walton go into this weekend’s round of fixtures in confident mood after bouncing back from two defeats, with a comprehensive demolition of their nearest challengers.

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at a business premises in Felixstowe.

Where Felixstowe & Walton United finish the season has been taken out of their hands, following last week’s defeat at Stanway Rovers.

A Felixstowe pre-schoool is determind to prove it is a good school following criticisms by Ofsted inspectors.

The family of RAF veteran Douglas Lamond who died after staff at a Boots pharmacy in Felixstowe gave him another patient’s medication have warned others to check their prescriptions so they don’t go through the same ‘devastating experience’.

Seven acres of seabed are to be reclaimed and developed for container storage in the latest expansion of Britain’s premier boxport.

A Suffolk grandfather died after taking medication prescribed for someone else, an inquest has heard.

Felixstowe & Walton United moved to within three points of league leaders Mildenhall Town, in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division, after this convincing victory, which kept their title ambitions very much alive.

Drivers and pedestrians can expect some disruption for the next six weeks as old iron gas mains are removed from under Felixstowe’s main town centre street.

The trial of four teenagers charged with setting fire to stable buildings in Trimley St Mary which caused up to £100,000 of damage has been set for next month.

A woman who stole charity boxes from pubs in Suffolk has been handed a 12 month community order and made to pay £250 in compensation to four charities who lost out through her actions.

A late strike, seven minutes from time, from substitute Nick Ingram secured three more points as Felixstowe & Walton kept up the pressure at the top of the Premier Division.

Spring and summer will be “crunch time” for people cycling on the prom at Felixstowe – and they are being urged to pedal safely.

Staff at a Suffolk public relations agency have vowed to walk more than 700 miles during March to help raise money for charity.

A coroner has today ruled out “neglect” by the owners and staff at a Tunisian hotel where 30 British tourists – including two from Suffolk – were brutally killed by an Islamic extremist as one of the causes of their deaths.

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