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Yesterday, 15:39

A man has been spotted in Ipswich carrying what was described as a handgun in his back pocket.

Yesterday, 16:05

A 70-day driving ban for a motorcyclist who rode at 133mph on the A14 has been branded “pathetic” by Suffolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

Yesterday, 17:28

The A14 at Beyton is partially blocked eastbound around Thurston because of a crash.

Yesterday, 12:00

Halloween is drawing closer - so get into the spirit with a movie-fest this month.
Here we list 10 must-see scary movies to watch in the run-up to Halloween.

Yesterday, 11:43

Overrunning engineering works led to disruption on mainline trains in and out of London this morning.

Yesterday, 10:00

A centuries-old church in Ipswich is celebrating taking the first steps on the road to restoring and re-hanging its bells.

Ipswich Town

Yesterday, 13:00

A look at some of the talking points coming out of Ipswich Town’s 2-0 away loss at Blackburn yesterday.

Yesterday, 00:07

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.

Saturday, October 3, 2015

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.

Saturday, October 3, 2015

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

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

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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Friday, October 2, 2015

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are our top ideas. For more see our packed Event guide in the paper every Friday or check out @WhatsonWayne on Twitter.

Friday, October 2, 2015

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.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

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.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

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

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

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

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

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.


Saturday, October 3, 2015

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

Saturday, October 3, 2015

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Friday, October 2, 2015

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.

Friday, October 2, 2015

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

Thursday, October 1, 2015

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

Thursday, October 1, 2015

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

Yesterday, 10:41

Virtually all experiences associated with childhood come with a health warning these days, writes Ellen Widdup.

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Prime Minister David Cameron speaks to the media outside 10 Downing Street after the Scottish referendum result - was he opening his mouth without engaging his brain?

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.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
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.


Yesterday, 12:00

Pupils from the Meadows Montessori school in Ipswich have been named among the winners in the Fiver Challenge, run by the Young Enterprise programme.

Saturday, October 3, 2015
Kelly-Anne Byres of Poppy Nursing and Care Services.
Picture: Stephen Waller  www.stephenwaller.com

Five businesses and organisations from Suffolk and north Essex have been named among the finalists in the 2015 East of England Business Champions awards.

Saturday, October 3, 2015
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Re-launch of the Atrium Studio at University Campus Suffolk

Saturday, October 3, 2015
B&Q in Anglia Retail Park will close by 2017.

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.

Saturday, October 3, 2015
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.