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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.

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44 minutes ago

There is severe disruption on the A12 this morning, with stop-start traffic in the Witham bypass.

48 minutes ago

A police dog, returning from a two-week holiday, has been quick on the hunt for illegal substances since he got back to active duty.

50 minutes ago

A dog owner has defended herself against claims her pets’ loud barking is disturbing her neighbours.

51 minutes ago

A man was taken to hospital and another suffered minor injuries after a fight broke out in Ipswich during the early hours of Thursday morning.

08:39

Blue has been overlooked by more than 3,000 potential owners and has been left behind by 49 of his kennel mates.

A man has been arrested in connection with five burglaries in Felixstowe – which happened at hotels and businesses over the same time period.

Ipswich Town

44 minutes ago

Paul Hurst has vowed to send his players out to play on the front foot as he prepares for his biggest test yet since taking on the Ipswich Town job.

06:00

Trevoh Chalobah believes manager Paul Hurst’s reaction after the Carabao Cup loss to Exeter shows just how much the Ipswich manager cares.

Yesterday, 17:23

Paul Hurst’s wait for his first win as Ipswich Town boss went on following Tuesday night’s Carabao Cup penalty shootout defeat at Exeter City. The Blues boss today reflected on harsh words, an assessment timeframe and the importance of keeping the crowd onside.

Yesterday, 17:00

Mark Heath, Stuart Watson and Andy Warren are back to to discuss all the latest goings on at Ipswich Town.

Yesterday, 16:13

Midfielder Emyr Huws is closing in on a return to action with the midfielder feeling ‘really positive’ ahead of a potential appearance for the Under 23s on Monday night.

Yesterday, 15:49

Paul Hurst has admitted he is no nearer to adding to his Ipswich Town squad as the Blues boss looks to the loan market.

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My first car

Tue, 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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9 minutes ago

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.

32 minutes ago

There’s something for the whole family to enjoy say organisers of the Bury St Edmunds Food and Drink Festival 2018.

The construction of the new Hadleigh swimming pool could start in the new year according to South Suffolk Leisure (SSL).

Yesterday, 14:56

For those not familiar with the work of Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, and Reece Shearsmith the show could have crawled from the depths of a chaotic reality.

Yesterday, 14:09

Robert Redford has announced his retirement from acting. Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at the standout movies of his career. It’s a diverse selection.

Yesterday, 11:56

Tristan Evans from The Vamps reveals his favourite artists, why they picked Newmarket, which songs he enjoys singing and more.

Yesterday, 11:30

Channel 4 wasn’t kidding when it named its latest series of short stories ‘On the Edge’. The final episode in a trinity of programmes tapped into the #MeToo debate and started a new conversation about sexual assault.

Sport

Yesterday, 22:08

Rider power won the day, causing tonight’s Championship fixture betwen the Ipswich Witches and Glasgow to be called off without a wheel having been turned, writes Steve Waller.

Yesterday, 15:19

The Suffolk and Ipswich League season kicks off this weekend, with Achilles bidding to defend their Senior Division title.

Yesterday, 14:38

With three points under their belt from the season opener at home to Bury Town FC last Saturday, Felixstowe & Walton venture to pastures new in their first season in The Bostik North with a trip to Burroughs Park, home of Great Wakering Rovers this weekend, writes Barry Grossmith.

Yesterday, 14:05

Andy Ball of Bury St Edmunds is the Suffolk senior champion. He won the Geoffrey Barnard Bowl with a round of two over par 72 at Woodbridge.

Yesterday, 13:15

Martyn Cull will make his first appearance of the season for Suffolk in the crunch Unicorns Championship match against Lincolnshire, starting on Sunday at Ipswich School, writes Nick Garnham.

Yesterday, 12:57

The Mid-Suffolk Road Race on the Willisham-Barking-Offton circuit was dominated by a seven-man break featuring local riders Owen Geeson (Fast Test), Stephen Clark (Ipswich BC) and Mark Powell (Stowmarket & District), writes Fergus Muir.

Wed, 17:15

In his latest Flying Knee column, Mark Heath looks at the incredible few months of big-time boxing and MMA shows we have to look forward to in the region.

Star Lifestyle

Yesterday, 21:44

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

Yesterday, 06:00

There is a common misconception about elections in this country (and I suspect in most other democracies).

Wed, 05:00

Exam glory or disappointment? As students receive their A-level and GSCE grades, here’s a bit of perspective.

Tue, 17:24

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

Tue, 16:00

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

Tue, 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

Business

54 minutes ago

From a musician wearing a top hat to an armchair with dolphin arms - what is your favourite item?

Yesterday, 13:00

Needham Market has become the first town in East Anglia to have a shop dedicated to equity release.

Yesterday, 09:50

Applications for the Greene King Apprenticeship Programme surge by 141% following its 2016 pledge to take on 10,000 apprentices

Yesterday, 09:11

An important milestone has been reached for Colchester Borough Council’s (CBC) new private housing development company, Colchester Amphora Homes Ltd, with the appointment of an architect to deliver the designs for the first phase of developments in the town.

Yesterday, 15:13

A firm which employs 200 staff is the latest company to move to Riduna Park in Melton.

Yesterday, 12:56

More than £800K has been invested in improving the Bury St Edmunds branch of Jewson.

Yesterday, 11:03

Local business leaders are invited to hear the fascinating story behind one of Suffolk’s most iconic brands, Aspall Cyder.

Barry Chevallier Guild, former chairman of Aspall Cyder, will be guest speaker at the Ipswich Suffolk Business Club lunch on Thursday 6 September, hosted by Milsoms at Kesgrave Hall. Corporate supporters of the Ipswich Suffolk Business Club events are Milsoms, Genesis PR and Greene King.