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Yesterday, 16:53
The Trotters Pig

Everyone has a favourite piggy - but which one is it?

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Yesterday, 16:35
Possible views for the new Cornhill in the heart of Ipswich.

A free wifi area could be created in the heart of Ipswich when the Cornhill is rebuilt over the next two years, it has emerged.

Yesterday, 19:08
Martin Myerscough's Frugalpac cup

A Suffolk entrepreneur could soon be supplying his eco-friendly invention to the world’s largest coffee chain, after grabbing industry attention for his answer to an environmental problem.

Yesterday, 19:05
Alexander Baxter, owner of gentleman’s accessory firm Baxter & Baxter

A 22-year-old fashion designer who left his day job to build a brand from the ground up has seen his accessories paraded on the red carpet.

Yesterday, 19:03
A computer-generated image of how the Sizewell complex will look after construction of Sizewell C.

Britain is set to get its first new nuclear power station in generations as EDF’s directors approve investment in Hinkley Point.

Yesterday, 19:00
Ipswich Hospital

Hundreds of working days were lost at Suffolk’s largest hospital through psychological issues last month, prompting an investigation into the possible link between staff overtime and stress.

Yesterday, 18:53
The A1071 between Ipswich and Hintlesham.

There was heavy traffic on the A1071 in Hintlesham this evening due to a number of different crashes.

Ipswich Town

Yesterday, 18:03
Ipswich Town players train at Portman Road on the pre-season open day.

Ipswich Town will kick-start their 15th successive season in the Championship with a home game against newly-promoted Barnsley on Saturday, August 6.

Yesterday, 14:51
Tommy Smith in action at Shelbourne

Ipswich Town defender Tommy Smith has signed a new contract with the club.

Yesterday, 19:00
Young Ipswich Town fan Noah Day having his picture taken with manager Mick McCarthy.

Thousands of Ipswich Town fans gathered at Portman Road for the club’s annual open day today.

Yesterday, 06:00
Cameron Stewart has featured in four of Ipswich Town's five pre-season games so far. Photo: PAGEPIX LTD

Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy says Cameron Stewart must provide ‘wow factor’ on a more consistent basis.

Yesterday, 16:21
Crowds at the Ipswich Town FC open day ahead of the 2016/17 season

Ipswich Town fans hoping to go to the club’s open day today will need to plan their parking.

Tue, 22:30
Ipswich Town traillist Roland Lamah battles with Charlton's Ezri Konsa during tonight's friendly. 
Picture: Steve Waller       
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Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy likes what he’s seen in Belgian international triallist Roland Lamah.

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Sunday, July 17, 2016
Sally Palmer, whose first car was a Renault Dauphine, sitting on her dad's Dauphine.

Sally Palmer’s first car, a Renault Dauphine, which she restored, with the help of her dad and sister, was a labour of love.

Friday, July 15, 2016
Maurice Hayward with his 1951 split windscreen Morris Minor.

Maurice Hayward tells of the ups and downs, highs and lows of an action-packed holiday in his fully-loaded Morris Minor.

Thursday, July 7, 2016
Tom Evans as a child in his first car.

From pedal car to bubble car and a couple of classic Citroens – Tom Evans tells of his ongoing motoring love affair.

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Yesterday, 18:26
The Aldeburgh Carnival Queen for 2016 has been chosen

Summer wouldn’t be summer without a seaside procession, a great British fete or a laid back music festival - and all of these happen in abundance on the Suffolk Coast.

Yesterday, 17:00

A competition is being launched in Kesgrave to help bring together people in the community who have a love of photography.

Yesterday, 12:30

Dog lovers will not want to miss this year’s Suffolk Dog Day at Helmingham Hall on Sunday (July 31) which celebrates our four-legged friends in all their various guises.

After more than two decades of organising exhibitions, SuffolkArt curator Pat Kirby is calling it a day.

Yesterday, 10:00

Swanfest returns this weekend, with 28 acts and 10 DJs down to perform all kinds of music.

Yesterday, 19:01

Their hell-raising antics in a small riverside town in north-east Essex became the stuff of local legend.

Sport

Yesterday, 23:30
Danyon Hume leading Ellis Perks during heat two of the Ipswich v Plymouth (Premier league) meeting at Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich, UK on 28 July 2016.  Picture: Steve Waller   www.stephenwaller.com

Ipswich Witches 61 Plymouth Devils 29

Tue, 14:34

MG’s British Touring Car Championship drivers Josh Cook and Ashley Sutton will be at Suffolk MG dealer Kerridges on Friday evening.

Tue, 10:44

The greatest sporting spectacle on the planet is almost upon us once again.

Mon, 22:32

Colchester United manager, John McGreal, was satisfied with his side’s performance during tonight’s latest pre-season friendly, against Premier League outfit Crystal Palace.

Mon, 16:17

He is one of the most recognisable, decorated and influential sportsmen on the planet – but Usain Bolt is now endorsing a product made in the heart of Suffolk.

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Callum Wilkinson produced the performance of his life to be crowned a world champion over the weekend.

Star Lifestyle

Yesterday, 10:24
Suffolk County Council headquarters; Endeavour House, Ipswich.

Faced with the looming juggernauts of budget cuts and devolution, Suffolk’s district and borough councils are facing very uncertain times, writes Paul Geater.

Mon, 19:00

You know it’s hot when your thighs stick together. For men out there, it’s more of a woman thing, writes Lynne Mortimer.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Ipswich MP Ben Gummer received a rapid, and somewhat unexpected, promotion last week to the very heart of the government machine in Whitehall, writes Paul Geater.

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Last month, for my best friend’s birthday, I sent myself some flowers, writes Ellen Widdup.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Carpe diem – seize the day! writes Lynne Mortimer.

Business

Yesterday, 19:03
A computer-generated image of how the Sizewell complex will look after construction of Sizewell C.

Britain is set to get its first new nuclear power station in generations as EDF’s directors approve investment in Hinkley Point.

Yesterday, 07:50

Lloyds Banking Group is cutting 3,000 jobs and shutting 200 branches as the lender braces for a cut in interest rates following Britain’s decision to quit the European Union.

Yesterday, 11:06

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce has unveiled its new branding and identity at a ceremony in Ipswich.

Yesterday, 09:22

A garage in Bury St Edmunds is looking to recruit a new vehicle technician.

Wed, 07:00

Ipswich had the seventh highest personal insolvency rate in the country in 2015, with hundreds of people unable to pay their debts.