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Yesterday, 18:04

An environmental group operating in a Suffolk seaside town has hit out against recent criticisms about mess and rodent infestations.

Yesterday, 17:50

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital following a crash in Stowmarket this afternoon.

Yesterday, 22:33

A new Screwfix store is set to open in Ipswich next week – the third to open in the town – with the creation of 10 new jobs.

Yesterday, 17:41

Suffolk’s police chiefs will be at the Giles Statue in Ipswich tomorrow to hear the views of the public as they continue their tour of the county.

Yesterday, 16:08

People living in Ipswich have been reacting to the news that the town’s Homebase store has been earmarked for closure.

Yesterday, 20:45

Don’t put away those sun hats just yet, the region is set for another warm day tomorrow with temperatures hitting a possible 26C (78F) – but the rain is returning on Thursday.

Ipswich Town

Yesterday, 23:14

Paul Hurst will ensure his Ipswich Town players are told a few home truths following their penalty loss to Exeter.

Yesterday, 22:34

Ipswich Town exited the Carabao Cup courtesy of a penalty shootout defeat at League Two side Exeter City tonight. STUART WATSON gives his snap observations.

Yesterday, 21:52

Ipswich Town are out of the Carabao Cup at the first hurdle after going down 4-2 on penalties to Exeter City, following a 1-1 draw after 90 minutes.

Yesterday, 17:00

Ipswich Town are in Carabao Cup action this evening as they travel to take on Exeter City at St James Park.

Yesterday, 10:10

Ipswich Town manager Paul Hurst says he will name a strong team for tonight’s Carabao Cup first round match at Exeter City.

Yesterday, 06:00

Kayden Jackson is excited to be playing alongside ‘the best full-back in League Two last season’ after being reunited with Janoi Donacien at Ipswich Town.

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My first car

Yesterday, 16:19

Graham Godbold had a few dramas in his hand-painted purple Ford Zodiac but the scariest was when his wife nearly fell out on a roundabout.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

The clutch went the day after Nigel Garbett paid £160 for his 1960 Ford Anglia 105E but it went on to give good service until rust got hold.

Monday, August 6, 2018

Cathie Edmunds grew up with cars and learned to drive in her 1935 Morris 8, called Taffy. More than half a century later, she still wonders what became of it.

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Yesterday, 15:43

Earlier this year an Ipswich man bagged a date on popular dating show Take Me Out- could you follow in his footsteps?

Yesterday, 14:04

One of Suffolk’s biggest summer events takes to the water this weekend. Here’s your guide to what’s in store at Maritime Ipswich 2018.

Yesterday, 10:44

Steam power, horse power and the Dog and Duck Show will all feature at the 44th Grand Henham Steam Rally.

Yesterday, 12:50

Motors from the movies will be on display at a Suffolk classic car show this weekend.

Mon, 19:00

The biggest scare attraction in East Anglia is looking for members of the public to join their team and become scarers.

Mon, 15:42

As the summer holidays roll on, are you looking for more ideas to entertain your family? Here are some ideas for free organised activities in the Ipswich and Felixstowe areas.

Mon, 15:08

From Fame the Musical to Britain’s Got Talent finalists Flawless, there is something for everyone this autumn at the Ipswich Regent.

Sport

Yesterday, 10:00

Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond) running in different parkruns. This week he heads east to Lowestoft

Mon, 13:28

Suffolk referee George Byrne has spoken of his ‘immense feeling of pride’ after receiving his Match Official of the Year accolade in The FA and McDonald’s Grassroots Football Awards, writes Nick Garnham.

Mon, 11:05

James Biggs of Diss has made a clean sweep of all the Suffolk Golf Union silverware for 2018, writes Tony Garnett.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

There were two good wins in the FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round for Long Melford and Hadleigh United, while Whitton United and Framlingham Town will replay after they played out a draw.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round

Ipswich Wanderers 0

Baldock Town 5

Ipswich Wanderers’ interest in the FA Cup was virtually over inside 20 minutes, as they were outclassed by the Spartan League side, who won promotion to their Premier Division last season, writes John Campany.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round

Woodbridge Town 2

Clapton FC 2

Woodbridge Town forced a replay on Tuesday night at Clapton as George Bowman’s free kick in the fourth minute of injury time made it 2-2 after the Woodpeckers fought back superbly from two goals down.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round

Stowmarket Town 0

Basildon United 2

Stowmarket Town bowed out of this season’s Emirates FA Cup at the first hurdle after losing 2-0 to Basildon United at Greens Meadow, writes Alex Moss.

Star Lifestyle

Yesterday, 17:24

I-Spy books are 70 years old this year - did you spot that?

Yesterday, 16:00

Lynne Mortimer looks back at her memories of the Suffolk coast, its myths and legends; its amusements and ice-creams.

Yesterday, 15:45

New school year - what will mums and dads be wearing?

Yesterday, 15:19

As The Beano celebrates its 80th year, Lynne Mortimer looks back at the kids’ comic which has entertained generations of children.

Mon, 09:34

It was our first time looking after all three small grandsons overnight... so that’s what it’s like to be up with the lark

Sunday, August 12, 2018

After the loss of a Chuckle brother, Lynne Mortimer pays tribute to the great comedy double acts.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

There are lots of things you can do without when you’re attempting to live life a little more thriftily but a freezer probably shouldn’t be one of them, write thrifty living columnist Sheena Grant.

Business

Yesterday, 16:47

A DIY chain is set to open its third store in Ipswich.

Yesterday, 16:08

People living in Ipswich have been reacting to the news that the town’s Homebase store has been earmarked for closure.

Yesterday, 14:12

Homebase has confirmed the 42 stores it wants to close as part of a restructure that puts 1,500 jobs at risk - and it includes the Ipswich branch.

Yesterday, 13:20

When people question the purpose behind Charlie Dalton’s company, which manufactures annexes and garden rooms and delivers the finished product to your door, he has a standard reply: “You wouldn’t buy a car if it was built in your back garden, so why buy a building that’s made there?”

Yesterday, 22:33

A new Screwfix store is set to open in Ipswich next week – the third to open in the town – with the creation of 10 new jobs.

Yesterday, 09:40

A Suffolk firm of chartered insurance brokers and financial advisers has announced the successful completion of a management buy-out.

Mon, 16:51

Bury St. Edmunds law firm Greene & Greene Solicitors has been supporting Wills Weeks in aid of St. Nicholas Hospice Care since 2011.