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A female arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life following a house fire in Ipswich has been released on police bail.

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10:17

New parliamentary constituency proposals have been published – which show that in Suffolk the Tories may well have held Ipswich if the new boundaries had been in place at the general election.

55 minutes ago

Storm Ophelia will see winds reach speeds of up to 80mph on exposed coastlines as amber weather warnings are issued for Northern Ireland, but East Anglia will avoid dangerous weather.

Ipswich Town legend Terry Butcher’s son – former army captain Christopher – has died, it has been reported.

As ex-hurricane Ophelia continues to bring strong winds to western parts of the country, much of Suffolk and Essex is expected to stay dry and cloudy.

07:56

The Planning Inspectorate’s decision to dismiss Persimmon’s appeal to build 300 homes off Bell Lane in Kesgrave, sparked messages of relief from town leaders yesterday.

11:09

People across Suffolk are being invited to share their sporting memories at a special event in Stowmarket on Thursday.

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Ipswich Town legend Terry Butcher’s son – former army captain Christopher – has died, it has been reported.

54 minutes ago

The East Anglian derby has a long and rich history of good and bad moments for Ipswich Town fans – but what’s your favourite memory from the fixture?

Ipswich Town last won an East Anglian derby back in April 2009, beating Norwich City 3-2 at Portman Road in what turned out to be Jim Magilton’s final game in charge.

Norwich City will ‘never, ever be a bigger club than Ipswich Town’, says Blues legend Ray Crawford.

Yesterday, 19:00

Former Ipswich Town and Norwich City players have recounted their East Anglian derby memories ahead of Sunday’s clash between the sides at Portman Road.

Yesterday, 16:10

Norwich City travel to Ipswich Town for the latest episode of the East Anglian football derby on Sunday.

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My first car

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Terry Patrick’s Isetta bubble car came to an oily end and he still has the manual to remind how the bubble really did burst!

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Jack Luxon’s first car was a 10-year-old Mercedes-Benz, with some unusual electrical issues, which he bought while serving in Germany.

Friday, September 29, 2017

Trevor Morgan build one good Austin Seven out of two that he bought in 1957 for £26 and later sold it for a profit. Happy motoring!

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The New Wolsey Theatre has a reputation for putting lots of great music in their shows. But, as Arts editor Andrew Clarke, discovers with Oxy and the Morons they are looking at whether the punk spirit can survive into middle age.

The Beautiful South’s Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott return to Thetford Forest next summer.

08:47

Tomas Alfredson’s The Snowman, adapted from the Jo Nesbo novel of the same name, is the latest Scandinavian noir thriller to land in cinemas.

Yesterday, 12:18

When foreign language plays are translated for the stage they usually end up as starchy period pieces with cut-glass accents. Arts editor Andrew Clarke spoke to writer Blake Morrison about making the classics much more egalitarian.

Yesterday, 15:30

An aspiring Scorsese who is working towards a media diploma at college has made his first steps into the filmmaking industry after gaining a work placement as an assistant director on a new film production.

Yesterday, 14:54

Popstar Marc Almond performed at Ipswich’s Regent on Saturday and lost his temper with two chatty audience members - we ask people in Ipswich what they thought about his behaviour.

Yesterday, 14:42

Prince never made it up the A12 to perform in Ipswich but on Friday night Suffolk born Jimi Love did, bringing his show ‘A Celebration of Prince’ to the Corn Exchange Grand Hall.

Sport

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Senior Vase

Hitchin 22

Stowmarket 34

This week saw a break from league rugby and a first-ever meeting between Stowmarket and Hitchin in the first round of the Senior Vase.

Yesterday, 15:54

National Cup

Ipswich Women 109

Northamptonshire Titans 67

Ipswich Basketball Club’s Senior Women got their competitive season off to an impressive start with an emphatic 109-67 win against a tough and talented Northamptonshire Titans team.

Yesterday, 15:15

Ipswich’s Senior men split the results of another double-header this weekend, securing a first league win of the season against Liverpool on Saturday before putting up a superb performance in a cup defeat to Division One Hemel Storm, writes Rob Schatten.

Yesterday, 12:51

Harry Fricker of Kesgrave High School, whose handicap is scratch, won the Suffolk Schools’ Championship title at Hintlesham with a three under par round of 69, writes Tony Garnett.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Leiston moved to the top of the Bostik Premier Division after a 2-0 win away to Dorking Wanderers on Saturday, writes Craig Cooper.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Woodbridge Town progressed to the third round of the Suffolk Senior Cup and knocked out last season’s runners up with a comprehensive 3-0 win over Cranes Sports at Notcutts Park.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Struggling Long Melford put up a fight against star-packed Stowmarket but fell 2-1 at home.

Star Lifestyle

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Now Lynne knows the awful truth it’s time to eat humble pie... low calorie humble pie, that is.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

It was great to see the positive news on East Anglian tourism that was published the other day – showing that the region is attracting increasing numbers of holidaymakers from both other parts of the UK and abroad.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Will the 2021 UK census make gender definition an optional question? East Anglian academics argue it is the future

Monday, October 9, 2017

Do not play Junior Cluedo with my grandson.

Monday, October 9, 2017

Time is running out for you to spend old £1 coins as the deadline looms.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

My month of foraging is almost at an end but I’m not quite done yet, writes Sheena Grant.

Friday, October 6, 2017

A drone pilot and technology enthusiast set off on a 1,200 mile electric car journey from the Suffolk coast this morning to prove it a viable alternative to fossil fuel.

Business

07:00

Ipswich solicitors Kerseys is today marking the 100th anniversary of the death of its founder’s son, who was killed serving in the First World War.

Haven Power has extended its sponsorship of Suffolk FA’s popular Monday Night Football (MNF) League, in a deal which will also see the county football association get “green” electricity from the Ipswich-based energy retailer.

Yesterday, 14:45

BT has welcomed its new intake of 107 graduates at its research and development headquarters at Adastral Park in Martlesham Heath.

Yesterday, 13:26

Plumb Mate is to continue its sponsorship of the Suffolk FA Under-7 4v4 Festivals.

Yesterday, 13:10

The Crown & Castle restaurant with rooms at Orford, near Woodbridge, has become part of the Suffolk-based TA Hotel Collection chain.

Online fashion retailer Asos is expected to report a surge in full year sales next week as it reaps the benefit of increased international expansion.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Two Suffolk women have launched a new business that takes an innovative approach to wedding planning.