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Yesterday, 23:01

More than 1,500 people responded to our survey seeking views about life in Suffolk in 2018 – and these are the results.

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Yesterday, 23:01

Suffolk’s road network and potholes emerged as a huge concern for our readers – with almost half rating the roads as ‘poor’ or ‘very poor’.

Yesterday, 23:01

Suffolk’s beautiful countryside, rich wildlife and our quality of life emerged as the top reasons why our readers love Suffolk.

Yesterday, 23:01

Almost 80% of people who took part in our big Suffolk survey said they felt ‘very’ or ‘quite’ safe in the county.

Yesterday, 23:00

The Suffolk Says survey will be hard reading for those championing the county’s town centres.

Yesterday, 20:22

East Anglia has enjoyed the joint hottest day of the year so far - with temperatures reaching more than 30C (86F).

Yesterday, 19:32

It could be the sale of the century as Sutton Hall Estate, near Woodbridge, including an eight bedroom Georgian house, 11 more cottages and farmhouses, two barns and more than 2170 acres is up for sale.

Ipswich Town

Yesterday, 10:53

Ipswich Town started their pre-season campaign with a 2-0 defeat at Braintree Town on Saturday afternoon. Stuart Watson gives his snap observations.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Goalkeeper Bartosz Bialkowski is close to signing a new, long-term contract with Ipswich Town.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Paul Hurst has admitted he is a fan of Peterborough’s Gwion Edwards but remained tight-lipped over the Blues’ move for the Welsh winger.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Ipswich Town manager Paul Hurst has confirmed there is interest in striker Martyn Waghorn, but insists it would take ‘a helluva lot of money’ for the Blues to even consider selling.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Ipswich Town manager Paul Hurst pulled no punches after his team lost 2-0 at Braintree Town in their opening domestic game of pre-season.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Ipswich Town began pre-season with defeat at Braintree this afternoon as Aaryan Tajbakhsh’s brace saw off the below-par Blues.

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My first car

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Philip Fowles was given a beautiful 1950 Triumph Renown saloon when his father had to give up driving... on condition he ‘chauffeured’ him around. What a great deal!

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

John Pollak tells of his motoring pleasure, and scrapes, in Samantha, a 1948 Vauxhall Wyvern, and how she helped King Harold on a college rag week stunt.

Friday, June 29, 2018

After seven years of motorcycling and the excesses of fresh air, Keith Shaw thought a 1939 Standard Flying Nine open tourer would provide some compensation.

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Yesterday, 19:42

What a weekend it was – Latitude is fast becoming one of the world’s best music festivals.

Yesterday, 06:45

Steven Spielberg’s Close Encounters of the Third Kind is 40 years old and its enduring appeal has paved the way for a number of thoughtful films about our society and its future. Arts editor Andrew Clarke celebrates the serious science fiction film

Yesterday, 17:27

There are some sore heads on site at Latitude today.

Yesterday, 17:20

A Suffolk castle is one of eight hosting special sandcastle building workshops as part of a campaign seeking support to preserve and protect the nation’s historic landmarks.

Yesterday, 11:00

Harry Hill performed in the comedy tent at this year’s Latitude Festival.

Yesterday, 09:54

The crowd were buzzing with electricity whilst waiting for The Killers to take to the stage on Saturday night.

Yesterday, 09:51

The Vaccines played the Obelisk arena on Saturday night.


Yesterday, 17:54

A field of 263 braved the very warm conditions to take part in the 305th staging of the Ipswich parkrun, held at Chantry Park on Saturday morning.

Yesterday, 14:31

Ipswich Witches team boss Ritchie Hawkins says he and Chris Louis are working hard to get a full team together again for the rest of the season after a 51-39 defeat at Edinburgh on Friday in the Championship.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Edinburgh Monarchs 51 Ipswich Witches 39

Friday, July 13, 2018

In his regular weekly column, Mike Bacon looks at how the World Cup has overshadowed Wimbledon, Roy Keane’s rant and more injury woe for Ipswich Witches. Are they cursed?

Friday, July 13, 2018

Edinburgh Monarchs v Ipswich Witches preview

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Ipswich Witches 43 Workington Comets 47

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Best Solution registered a gritty success in the Princess of Wales’s Arqana Racing Club Stakes at Newmarket.

Star Lifestyle

Saturday, July 14, 2018

The end draws ever nearer for my beloved washing machine, loyal laundry partner of 22 years, writes Sheena Grant.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

New county council leader Matthew Hicks and his cabinet have been in control at Endeavour House for a couple of months now and are starting to make their own mark on the way the authority operates.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Sharing knowledge with one’s grandchildren is one of the joys of being a grandparent but be careful what you tell them – things keep changing and where you used to be right, you may now be wrong.

Monday, July 9, 2018

Lynne watches her grandson star in the school play.

Monday, July 9, 2018

It’s coming home, it’s coming home...

Saturday, July 7, 2018

If you don’t know the horrors of single-use plastic by now, where have you been? Certainly not visiting a beach, where the effects of this ubiquitous waste are all-too obvious to see, writes Sheena Grant.

Friday, July 6, 2018

The summer term is drawing to a close and whilst worrying about how to entertain the kids over the six-week break, parents are also sterssing about what gift to buy the teacher, according to parents’ website Mumsnet.


Plans to invest £1million in a key stretch of Ipswich connecting the town centre with the Waterfront have been announced as part of a multi-million pound pilot for Suffolk.

Yesterday, 12:38

Essex Chambers of Commerce have joined forces with Essex Police and the Essex Police Fire and Crime Commissioner Roger Hirst to work together to tackle crime against businesses across the county.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Following on from the release of the UK government’s long-awaited White Paper on Brexit, John Dugmore, Chief Executive of Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, says he is pleased businesses now have a more comprehensive understanding of the Government’s aspirations for the UK’s future relationship with the European Union. But he also has some reservations.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

It is proving a bumper year for river cruses, from Ipswich Waterfront, on the Orwell Lady and the SB (sailing barge) Victor.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Although the sun has been shining of late, the mood of manufacturers in Suffolk has been decidedly gloomy, as Brexit uncertainty weighs down on the local exporting economy.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Poundworld stores in East Anglia are among another 80 branches set to close, putting a total of 1,024 jobs at risk.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Ipswich law firm Prettys has donated £1,000 to Suffolk Law Centre to support the charity’s ongoing work in the community.