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Network Rail engineers carried out essential track repairs in the tunnel near Ipswich train station. It started at 11pm and is expected to finish at 5am on Friday.

Rail delays in region after emergency tunnel work near Ipswich train station

Rail services in Suffolk were delayed on Thursday night due to emergency engineering work.

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Julia Norman from The Ipswich Hospital Band teaches Lauren Straw, 8, from Cliff Lane Primary School how to play the clarinet.

Music concert helps raise for Ipswich mother’s heartfelt pursuit

A determined mother has raised just under £20,000 for St Elizabeth Hospice in the year since her husband’s death.

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A 27-year-old woman was jogging in Grove Road when a cyclist grabbed her buttock as he cycled past at around 6.30pm on Tuesday,  March 10.

Two female joggers and teenager grabbed on buttocks by cyclists in Felixstowe

Police are linking three sexual assault incidents in Felixstowe, it was announced today.

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Secretary of State for Transport Patrick McLoughlin visited Andrew Harston, Director Shortsea of ABP, during a tour of Ipswich Haven Marina.

Transport Secretary hopes Ipswich could look to Derby for regeneration inspiration as election campaign hots up

Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has visited Ipswich to formally launch the £2 million design scheme for a new Wet Dock crossing.

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Northgate Sixth Form hosts its own Question Time event.

Youngsters put the town’s candidates in the hot seat at sixth form hustings event

Northgate Sixth Form pupils grill Ipswich’s candidates at pre election debate

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Jonny Williams, pictured during his loan spell at Ipswich Town earlier this season

Ipswich Town beat the loan deadline day to land Jonny Williams and Zeki Fryers

Ipswich Town have completed a sensational double swoop moments before the 5pm ‘emergency’ loan deadline – landing Jonny Williams and Zeki Fryers from Crystal Palace.

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Red Rose Chain stage Different Buttons. Photo: Bill Jackson

Review: Different Buttons, Red Rose Chain, The Avenue theatre, Ipswich,to March 28

Originally written to mark the closure of Ipswich’s St Clement’s Hospital, this isn’t an easy watch but when the theatre falls dark you can’t help but feel a spark of hope.

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The I Make Fun Stuff pop-up shop in Tower Ramparts, Ipswich, closes this Saturday.

Ipswich pop-up artists’ shop to close its doors.

There isn’t long before the artists’ pop-shop in Ipswich’s Tower Ramparts closes its doors.

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Front – Cllr Geoff Holdcroft (left) with NRG Theatres’ chief executive, Ray Anderson, watched by (back – left to right) with NRG Theatres’ artist director, Vince Rayner, Cllr Andy Smith and Suffolk Coastal’s Leader, Cllr Ray Herring.

Photo: Paul Nixon

New Spa Pavilion boss admits making Felixstowe theatre a success will ‘not be an easy ride’

Theatre boss Ray Anderson accepts it will be a tough challenge to turn Felixstowe’s Spa Pavilion into a success but is determined to bring back the big names to the resort.

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Jimmy Doherty. Photo Nick Ilott

Suffolk Food Hall, Jimmy’s Farm and East of England Co-op unite to create one of two new Suffolk food hubs

East Anglia’s food and farming sector has received a boost with the Government’s approval of three Food Enterprise Zones in the region.

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Dean Gould, centre, was joined by cast members from The Full Monty at the Regent Theatre Louis Emerick, Martin Miller, and Andrew Dunn.

Full Monty cast enjoy some flippin’ good fun with Dean Gould

“Dexterous Dean” Gould took centre stage as he broke two world records in front of actors from the Regent Theatre’s Full Monty Show.

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Kitten trapped behind boiler in Ipswich is rescued by fire service

A kitten was rescued by the fire service after getting trapped behind a boiler in Ipswich.

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Claydon high school students take part in Rock Band workshop day led by

Orchestra and rock band Underline the Sky give Claydon High School pupils a musical masterclass

A Suffolk high school has kept in tune after visits from two musical guests.

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Jonny Williams, pictured during his loan spell at Ipswich Town earlier this season

Ipswich Town beat the loan deadline day to land Jonny Williams and Zeki Fryers

Ipswich Town have completed a sensational double swoop moments before the 5pm ‘emergency’ loan deadline – landing Jonny Williams and Zeki Fryers from Crystal Palace.

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Kieron Dyer, pictured during his second spell as an Ipswich Town player

Kieron Dyer hits out at critics of Evans, style of play, individual players and more

Ex-Ipswich Town midfielder Kieron Dyer can’t understand some of the recent criticism aimed at the club. STUART WATSON spoke to him about players, tactics, transfers and more.

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Luke Varney (blue) in action against Watford

Ipswich Town duo Luke Varney and Richard Chaplow extend loan deals

Ipswich Town have extended the loan deals of striker Luke Varney and midfielder Richard Chaplow until the end of the season.

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Jonny Williams, pictured in action for Ipswich Town earlier this season

Ipswich Town did explore potential Jonny Williams loan loophole

Ipswich Town did explore a potential loophole that would have allowed them to get Jonny Williams back on loan before tonight’s deadline but did not receive approval from the Football League.

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Elliott Hewitt, right, in action against Gillingham

Elliott Hewitt recalled from Colchester United by Ipswich Town

Ipswich Town have recalled Elliott Hewitt from his loan spell at Colchester United.

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U's boss Tony Humes. who has this afternoon signed Richard Brindley on loan from Rotherham

Colchester United snap up right-back Richard Brindley on loan from Rotherham

Colchester United have snapped up right-back Richard Brindley on loan from Rotherham, on loan transfer deadline day today.

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Action from the Butterfly during the Suffolk County Swimming Championships at Crown Pools.

Gallery: Team Ipswich win top award for swimming at Suffolk County Championships

The Suffolk County Championships took place over the past three weekends at Crown Pools, including teams from all over the county, with Team Ipswich taking the top club award with 2654 points.

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Tom Eastman wins a head against Oldham's Jonson Clarke-Harris, from earlier this season

“We have eight cup finals coming up” – Colchester United defender Tom Eastman

At this time of the season, a 13-day break between games is far from ideal, especially when you are battling against relegation.

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Cameron Heeps

Heaps of praise for Cam from Witches boss

Ipswich Witches director of speedway Chris Louis is hoping Cameron Heeps can take his form at Rye House into the season ahead – starting at Foxhall on Thursday night.

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