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For most of us walking is a luxury too easily taken for granted.

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The public reaction to Europe’s migration crisis has been deeply polarised, but should Britain do more to offer homes to Syrian refugees affected by civil war?

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Inflatables and stage props go under the hammer in Rock n Roll auction

10:18

It was the moment a technological breakthrough changed the stakes of aerial combat. Mike Peters, Galloway’s resident military historian, explains how Germany gained the upper hand.

“If everyone had a dad like him I don’t think there would be half so many problems in the world.”

The A12 has been reopened after being closed by a four-vehicle crash earlier.

Ipswich Town

48 minutes ago

Mick McCarthy and Ryan Fraser have been nominated for the Sky Bet Championship Manager and Player of the Month awards respectively following Ipswich Town’s flying start to the season.

Mick McCarthy doesn’t expect to be adding to his Ipswich Town squad when the Emergency Loan Window opens next Thursday.

The summer transfer window slammed shut last night without Ipswich Town engaging in any eleventh-hour activity, leaving defender Tommy Smith to hail Blues manager Mick McCarthy’s recruitment drive.

Yesterday, 14:10

Matt Clarke has signed a new contract at Ipswich Town.

Yesterday, 00:34

The summer transfer window has now closed, during which Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy brought in a total of 12 new signings on permanent or loan deals.

Tue, 16:00

It’s once again set to be a quiet transfer deadline day at Portman Road, with manager Mick McCarthy having completed his summer business well in advance.

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My first car

Thursday, August 27, 2015

This week we bring you the next instalment in the story of 1928 Riley Tourer WK 4894, which featured in our My First Car series having been bought by Alan Hazlewood in 1954-55.

Friday, August 21, 2015
Brian Simmons's 1939 Ford Prefect wasn't as pristine as this one.

Brian Simmons tells of some of the trials and tribulations of keeping his 1939 Ford Prefect on the road.

Friday, August 7, 2015
Terence O'Mahony's 1963 Vauxhall Cresta which he bought at 12 years old for £150.

Terence O’Mahony still has fond memories of his wonderful and much-admired Vauxhall Cresta.

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What's On

Yesterday, 16:00

There will be an army of ghouls and zombies filling Christchurch Park next month – but do not let that put you off watching Ipswich’s Halloween firework display.

Yesterday, 12:44

Colourful street art which has appeared on an underpass on the outskirts of a Suffolk town has sparked a debate about whether provisions should be made for it to become a feature elsewhere in the area.

Tue, 14:02

Being a redhead has proved ‘the single most significant characteristic of my life’, says Suffolk-raised Jacky Colliss Harvey.

Tue, 10:35

Giant fruit and veg, canine competitions, a local personality – it’s the perfect recipe for a Suffolk village celebration.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Familiar faces from The Riverside’s history are returning to celebrate the Woodbridge theatre’s 100th birthday. Entertainment writer Wayne Savage spoke to Mike Warden, helming the special anniversary show

Sunday, August 30, 2015

They may all be approaching or already into their 30s, but the McBusted lads remain a big draw to pop fans of all ages, as proved by the huge sell-out crowd at Newmarket Nights on Saturday.

Sport

Yesterday, 17:12

Essex County Cricket Club have confirmed head coach Paul Grayson has left the club with immediate effect.

Yesterday, 10:00

Tributes have been paid to a former Suffolk world darts champion who has died at the age of 78.

Tue, 16:47

Essex bowler Reece Topley will join Hampshire at the end of the season.

Tue, 14:26

Ipswich Men’s 1st XI have appointed Adnan Zakir as their new player-coach. Zakir, will be part of the newly-promoted East Premier A side.

Tue, 11:29

Framlingham Bowmen hosted the 65th East Anglian Championships, which saw 36 archers from Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk competing in four different bow classes.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Ipswich Witches 61 Peterborough Panthers 29

Star Lifestyle

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Major decisions on the future of Suffolk’s county town are being made over the next few weeks – and yet the one voice that will not be heard clearly is . . . Ipswich council.

Tue, 12:42
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I don’t know what gas smells like, writes Lynne Mortimer.

Saturday, August 29, 2015
Is it possible to eat local for 30 days?

In common with others around the county, Sheena Grant has set herself a new challenge for the month of September.

Saturday, August 29, 2015
Ellen and her husband welcome her firstborn to the world

My daughter just got kicked in the head by her unborn sibling.

Thursday, August 27, 2015
The Red Arrows perform manoeuvres at last year's Clacton Air Show

By the time this is published I shall be on my way to the Clacton Air Show – along with up to 200,000 other aviation enthusiasts.

Business

Yesterday, 15:17

The Port of Felixstowe today saw the launch of its 31st daily rail freight service.

Tue, 17:06
iStreet was launched by Hugo Catchpole and Hamish Stone last year. It works on the basis of a donation being made to charity each time a customer uses iStreet to make an online purchase. The social enterprise company has now been nominated for a prestigious Charity Times Award.

An Ipswich-based social enterprise that has raised thousands of pounds for good causes is in the running for a UK Charity Times Award.

Tue, 08:00
BSP International Foundations, part of Tex Holdings plc of Great Blakenham, which has bought the assets and business of G & M Power Plant.

Nineteen out of 35 jobs at an electric generator manufacturer have been saved after its business and assets were bought out of administration on Wednesday.

Tue, 06:00
Landmark House and Beacon House.

A facilities management business owned by Suffolk County Council is moving home and undergoing a re-brand.

Sunday, August 30, 2015
Ipswich Mayor Glen Chisholm with the director of  Derivco Matt David at the opening of their new offices.

It was a little while ago that somebody coined the phrase - Silicon Suffolk - to recognise the growing importance of new high tech, computer and internet businesses.