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Yesterday, 14:05

There are delays on the A1071 near Hintlesham following an accident involving a car and motorbike this morning.

Yesterday, 09:45

A project to restore a defensive fort dating back to the Napoleonic era has received a £50,000 boost from a heritage funding cash pot.

Yesterday, 09:01

Huge increases in the number of children in Suffolk suffering from mental health problems were today laid bare - amid major concerns about the quality of services youngsters receive.

Yesterday, 06:00

Home improvement giant B&Q is set to close one of its biggest Suffolk stores - at Anglia Retail Park on the edge of Ipswich, it can be revealed.

Fri, 21:27

A kitchen fire was extinguished in Walder Grave Way, Manningtree, this afternoon.

Fri, 19:46

A two-year-old was freed from a car in Stowmarket today.

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Cole Skuse insisted the decision to award Blackburn an early penalty was ‘soft’ but accepted Ipswich Town were the architects of their own downfall at Ewood Park this afternoon.

Yesterday, 17:02

Former Ipswich Town striker Jordan Rhodes came back to haunt his old club yet again, as he scored both goals in Blackburn Rovers’ 2-0 win this afternoon.

Yesterday, 06:00

All the build-up, live updates and reaction from Ipswich Town’s trip to Ewood Park to take on Blackburn Rovers.

Yesterday, 14:34

Former Ipswich Town loanees Massimo Luongo and Gio dos Santos have been nominated for the prestigious Ballon d’Or award, which will reward the world’s best player in 2015.

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My first car

Wed, 20:48

Des Burnell tells us good old Mary Jane – an Austin 10-4 which was sometimes contrary, but always elegant and stately and loved by all the family.

Friday, September 25, 2015
The 1932 Austin Seven Box Saloon restored by John Pitchers and similar to the 1934 model which was his first car.

John Pitchers tells of the time his Austin Seven turned into a three-wheeler and how some passers-by gave him a lift.

Friday, September 18, 2015
A 1950 HIllman Minx similar to and old one bought by Colin Bevan which turned out to be his first, and one of his biggest, mistakes on the motoring front.

Colin Bevan tells of the grief of his jinxed Hillman Minx and how it finally brought the house down.

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Fri, 07:45

There have been some novel uses for the much-loved but sadly disappearing red telephone box – including a book exchange in Ufford, a wifi hotspot in Lavenham and storage for a lifesaving defibrillator in Southwold.

Thu, 12:00

A group of local mums are in the final stages of preparing to dazzle the crowd – and the judges – with a show-stopping number in the Ipswich Has Got Talent final next month.

Thu, 10:00

Impressionist Andrew Fleming got a little confused while looking ahead to Aladdin at the Ipswich Regent.

Wed, 19:24

Musical backdrops, Halloween themes and family fun fairs - there is more to a firework display than just bangs and sparks.

With three concerts already sold-out, the team behind this year’s Ipswich School Festival of Music is urging music lovers to get tickets for the remaining performances while they can.

Tue, 17:38

Handed the tag line ‘Cool Like Keith’ a team of students from West Suffolk College scripted, filmed and produced a mock documentary on comic presenter Keith Lemon - inless than 48 hours.


Yesterday, 17:49

Colchester United boss Tony Humes was remaining upbeat after his side’s home defeat to Bury this afternoon.

Fri, 13:33

Bradford City boss Phil Parkinson, has revealed that he is yet to see a better team than his old club, Colchester United, in League One, this season.

Fri, 09:44

Ipswich’s season ended in with a whimper last night as the Witches finished third in the Premier League Fours event at Redcar.

Thu, 10:00

Hadleigh’s inaugural cycling festival last month attracted more than 200 cyclists to the roads around the town.

Thu, 09:09

Colchester United boss Tony Humes insists he is not surprised with how his team have strung together such a marvellous run of results, to rise into the top 10.

Star Lifestyle

Thu, 09:17

I’ve been covering politics in this region for the best part of a quarter of a century – longer if you include my early years traipsing around the parish councils of East Suffolk.

Tue, 13:18
Lynne Mortimer pointing the finger

Now hold on just one doggone moment. My pc alarm has just gone off.

Sunday, September 27, 2015
Can shopping local save you money?

There’s only four days to go until the end of September, which means my month-long challenge to eat only food produced within a 30-mile radius of my home is almost over, writes Sheena Grant.

Saturday, September 26, 2015
Ellen Widdup

I got a wolf whistle the other day. I know! It shocked me too, writes Ellen Widdup.

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Jeremy Corbyn celebrates becoming leader of the Labour Party - but is he just leading the party back to their long years of opposition in the 1980s?

I loved the 1980s. I got married in the 1980s. We had our first child in the 1980s (just). And I started my journalism career in the 1980s.


Yesterday, 06:00

Home improvement giant B&Q is set to close one of its biggest Suffolk stores - at Anglia Retail Park on the edge of Ipswich, it can be revealed.

Yesterday, 10:27
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Re-launch of the Atrium Studio at University Campus Suffolk

Yesterday, 12:00
Kelly-Anne Byres of Poppy Nursing and Care Services.
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Five businesses and organisations from Suffolk and north Essex have been named among the finalists in the 2015 East of England Business Champions awards.

Yesterday, 06:00
Ipswich Building Society general sales manager Jo Leah and her friend Libby Smith, also from Ipswich,preparing for their charity challenge involving a 100km trip down the Zambezi River.

A executive from Ipswich Building Society will today be starting a challenge to travel 100km along Africa’s Zambezi River in aid of a local charity.

Fri, 16:38

Fairline testing facility at Ipswich.

The new owner of Fairline Boats has expressed confidence in the business, despite laying off more than 100 of its production staff.