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A young woman who has just completed a degree in nursing has landed a job on the same hospital ward where she was treated for cancer as a child.

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A new estate of more than 300 homes could be built between Ipswich and Claydon – prompting fears of adding to congestion on the Old Norwich Road and Bury Road.

Yesterday, 22:35

Police have confirmed no suspicious device has been found after the Center Parcs resort in Elveden was evacuated this evening.

Yesterday, 21:30

Thousands of families and eager festival-goers braved the changeable weather this weekend to enjoy top bands, food and art at Jimmy’s Festival.

Yesterday, 19:31

Trains running to and from London Liverpool Street are being delayed, cancelled and revised as a result of a signalling issue this evening.

Yesterday, 19:09

Suffolk New College is launching its summer programme of sports sessions for youngsters this week.

Yesterday, 19:00

This is the story of the Neptune Inn in Fore Street, but before we learn of its history there are two diversionary tales, writes John Norman.

Ipswich Town

Whisper it quietly, but Ipswich Town may just be a bit easier on the eye this season.

Yesterday, 11:26

Ipswich Town legend Ray Crawford says summer signing Joe Garner will be full of confidence following his prolific pre-season form.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy says he would be more than willing to put teenager Flynn Downes into his starting line-up for the Championship opener against Birmingham City if his lengthy midfield injury list does not clear up.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Ipswich Town suffered their first defeat of pre-season this afternoon, losing 2-1 at League One side Gillingham.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Ipswich Town will look to keep up their winning start to pre-season at Gillingham this afternoon. STUART WATSON looks back on how recent summers went.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Ipswich Town fans have shown their disgust for a billboard in the town showing off Norwich City’s new home kit - by attempting to tear it down.

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My first car

Friday, July 21, 2017

Fred Tooke is still driving his first car, a Morris Minor 1000 Traveller, 40 years later having bought it to transport the family labrador.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

An Austin A30 not only put radio enthusiast Allan Papworth on the road to freedom but on the air as well.

Sunday, July 9, 2017

After much welding and many new body parts, Brian Hampson’s ‘souped-up’ Ford Anglia was a head-turner for the right reason.

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Yesterday, 21:30

Thousands of families and eager festival-goers braved the changeable weather this weekend to enjoy top bands, food and art at Jimmy’s Festival.

Yesterday, 09:49

Imagine a music festival featuring Queen, Oasis, and The Jam in the heart of Ipswich’s Christchurch Park.

KT Tunstall, headlining Jimmy’s Festival tonight, talks to entertainment writer Wayne Savage about “breaking up” with making records and starting a new chapter in her life.

Yesterday, 19:09

Suffolk New College is launching its summer programme of sports sessions for youngsters this week.

Yesterday, 07:30

Screen Suffolk bosses have said they are encouraged by the amount of interest shown in youngsters for a career in TV and film.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

It will be a big day for veteran sheep farmer Bob Wilden when the English National Sheepdog Trials kick off at Haughley Park, near Stowmarket, on Friday, 
July 27.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Each summer The Suffolk Craft Society stages a showcase of homegrown talent with their annual exhibition in Aldeburgh. Arts editor Andrew Clarke is dazzled by a show that demonstrates that craft is also art.

Sport

Yesterday, 15:49

Ipswich’s Hannah Martin and her England team-mates powered to a 5-2 win over Argentina to claim bronze at the Hockey World League Semi-finals in Johannesburg today.

Friday, July 21, 2017

In Mike Bacon’s bites this week: The BBC pay debate, life without the Open of free TV and how ITFC would love an Ipswich Witches home run!

Friday, July 21, 2017

More Mischief bids to give weight and a beating to 12 rivals in what looks a fiercely competitive renewal of the Betbright Aphrodite Stakes at Newmarket tomorrow.

Friday, July 21, 2017

Suffolk PGA, the inaugural winners of the PGA England and Wales inter-county Championship, will look to kick-start their bid to reclaim the title they won four years ago at the East qualifying event taking place at Bush Hill Park on Tuesday.

Friday, July 21, 2017

World League semi-finals: England 1 USA 1: USA won the shoot-out

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Ipswich Witches 54 Newcastle Diamonds 39

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Once again the British Motocross arrived at the Blaxhall Circuit near Woodbridge on Sunday for the sixth round of the Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship as a large crowd packed into the sandy circuit on a hot sunny summer’s day.

Star Lifestyle

Yesterday, 09:02

Thrifty living, with Sheena Grant

Thursday, July 20, 2017

If you look at our towns, and villages for that matter, you will see that in many cases their character is made up by buildings of a mixture of generations.

Monday, July 17, 2017

Allons enfants de la Patrie, Le jour de gloire est arrivé! Lynne Mortimer celebrates Frenchness in the wake of the 228th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille.

Monday, July 17, 2017

A fish and chip supper with a bonus giant bottle of diet Coke free from the chippie in the company of good friends was a treat on a sultry summer’s night with not too many bitey insects about. It is a scene unchanged over the decades. At times like this, life is good.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

I am becoming increasingly confident that Ipswich will be getting a new northern bypass – and that it could take much less than the 15 years suggested to see work under way on the project.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Member of Parliament Jacob Rees-Mogg has endowed his male children with many and unusual names. Lynne Mortimer ponders the curse... or blessing of a name

Business

Household borrowing will be in sharp focus this week when lending giants Lloyds Banking Group and Barclays report following Bank of England warnings over ballooning consumer debt.

Friday, July 21, 2017

A total of 31 care providers have been selected as finalists for this year’s Suffolk Care Awards.

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Regional law firm Birketts has advised the vendors on the sale of a leading ventilation maintenance and ductwork cleaning company.

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Essex businessman Paul Nunny has been honoured by Parliament for his contribution to the beer industry.

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The first scheduled service between Stansted Airport and the United States for nine years is to be launched next April.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

A leisure park in Suffolk has changed hands for the second time in less than three months, in a deal valued at more than £13m.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Pubs and brewing group Greene King is to be the new official ale partner of Premiership rugby club Gloucester.