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Controversial plans to build more than 2,000 homes on land near Adastral Park in Martlesham are set to receive the support of Ipswich Borough Council as long as concerns over transport and road networks are tackled.

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13:12

Suffolk television presenter Peter Purves has led the tributes to his former Blue Peter partner John Noakes who has died aged 83.

The wait is nearly over – Trinity Park will open its gates for the biggest event of the year, the Suffolk Show, in two days’ time.

13:00

One highlight of Suffolk Show 2017 will be the huge selection of food on offer over the two days. Here are our 25 favourites.

11:34

Kesgrave’s first ever mobile skatepark is being launched on Tuesday for a week-long session at Cedarwood Primary School.

11:13

Plans to revamp one of Ipswich’s most well known and historic buildings are set to be given the green light by the borough council.

10:47

Ipswich Round Table has announced its new chairman for this year, as it continues a packed year of community support events.

Ipswich Town

Seventeen years ago George Burley led the Blues to the Premier League via an enthralling 4-2 Play-Off Final victory against Barnsley at the old Wembley. The Scot insists Ipswich Town’s standards should not slip ahead of a 16th successive season in the Championship.

It was 17 years ago today that Ipswich Town beat Barnsley 4-2 in an enthralling Play-Off Final at the old Wembley to secure promotion to the Premier League. Here some key men recall tales of lost shorts and prophetic words.

Yesterday, 16:23

Sports writer WILL RIDGARD chats to defender Steven Taylor about a shared experience – living and working in football (or should that be soccer?) across the pond in the land of the free and the home of the brave.

Yesterday, 10:56

Tommy Smith and Monty Patterson were called up for New Zealand, ahead of next month’s Confederations Cup in Russia, on Friday.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Christophe Berra has signed for his hometown club of Hearts after Ipswich Town agreed to release him. The Scottish defender opens up about the reasons behind his Portman Road exit.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Every Saturday during the football close season, we will feature one of Ipswich Town’s 10 greatest games. We kick off with the unforgettable play-off final in 2000.

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My first car

Friday, May 19, 2017

Summer 1964 was really special for Stuart Wallis and his Ford EB60 Special until his pride and joy was written off by a van

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Carol Baiey’s first car, a Ford Prefect, was full of character and fun but all good things come to an end... in this case the MOT test.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

My first car was a 1961 Ford Classic with the 1,340cc engine which I purchased in 1968 after returning from Germany.

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13:12

Suffolk television presenter Peter Purves has led the tributes to his former Blue Peter partner John Noakes who has died aged 83.

13:00

One highlight of Suffolk Show 2017 will be the huge selection of food on offer over the two days. Here are our 25 favourites.

Excitement is building ahead of the Suffolk Show as organisers brace themselves for the final stages of preparation.

Yesterday, 22:03

Ipswich Pulse Festival, which brings innovative art productions to the town, is to be sponsored by Felixstowe-based Harrison C White Group for the next two years.

Yesterday, 13:01

Strictly favourites Natalie Lowe&Ian Waite had the Ipswich Regent buzzing with fun, energy&laughter when they brought their Somewhere In Time tour to town last night.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Could Suffolk photographer Gillian Allard be Sky Arts Master of Photography 2017? She’ll give it her best shot.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Hopes are high for a bumper Suffolk Show year, with preparations ahead of schedule and soaring weekend temperatures in the run-up to the two-day event next week.

Sport

13:27

Golf writer Tony Garnett reflects on a fantastic Spring for the sport in Suffolk, capped with the county seniors’ win over Anglian rivals Norfolk at Halesworth.

13:01

The KBB Suffolk FA Grassroots Festival was a ‘fantastic success’ once again.

12:02

Ipswich MMA star Corrin Eaton is back in action next week – and he plans to be wearing a couple of title belts by the end of the year.

Yesterday, 21:30

Suffolk racing driver Pippa Mann enjoyed her best ever finish of 17th at an eventful Indy500 today.

Yesterday, 12:52

Suffolk racing driver Pippa Mann will once again take part in the iconic Indy 500 later today. Here’s all you need to know.

Yesterday, 12:04

Leiston have released long-serving midfielder Gareth Heath.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Ipswich Witches lost in the SGB Championship at Workington Comets on Saturday evening, Chris Louis’ team going down to a 54-38 defeat.

Star Lifestyle

It looks as if it’s going to be all right, after all.

00:00

After last week’s horrendous events in Manchester, the election campaign is now back at the top of the news agenda – but it would be naive to believe that the bombing is not going to affect anything.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Those trying to sell us something we don’t need are adept at knowing how to exploit our insecurities and expectations to get us to part with our hard-earned cash, writes Sheena Grant.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

The events of the last few days have shocked the nation and made all of us realise that however important politics are, events can be so terrible that “normal life” pales into insignificance.

Monday, May 22, 2017

What is this new generation we are rearing

Sunday, May 21, 2017

I have what can only be called a troubled history when it comes to growing my own veg, writes Sheena Grant.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

However much a general election appears to be a foregone conclusion, there is often a point during the campaign when the leading party has a “wobble” – when senior campaigners from the leading party worry that their lead is disappearing.

Business

11:13

Plans to revamp one of Ipswich’s most well known and historic buildings are set to be given the green light by the borough council.

Former Scutton Bland offices in Ipswich are sold for conversion into town centre homes.

Yesterday, 06:00

Christmas tree growers from across the world, including from Suffolk, will be in Leicester next week for an annual get-together.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Two Suffolk-based chartered surveyors are set to join forces to form a new partnership.

Friday, May 26, 2017

The manager at business centre Basepoint Ipswich, Alison Morrissey, is planning to jump out of a plane for a charity that supports the elderly.

Friday, May 26, 2017

The Ipswich Hotel has kicked off a year of fundraising for Papworth Trust by hosting a grand dinner and dance which raised £5,700.

Friday, May 26, 2017

Just weeks from their wedding, a Suffolk couple have told of the stress and anxiety of discovering their chosen venue has shut up shop without warning.