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An Ipswich landlady has vowed to follow in the footsteps of her extraordinary dad – and tackle a charity bungee jump for St Elizabeth Hospice.

A charity walk will light up Felixstowe’s promenade with its Halloween theme when it takes place next month.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the burglary of the social club of a business premises in Ipswich.

A Felixstowe woman who was fighting for her life after the Tunisia beach attack in which her husband was killed has said she can only “vaguely recall” the massacre.

09:00

For most of us walking is a luxury too easily taken for granted.

16:53

A physicist who worked on a high-resolution camera that sent images back from Mars has turned his hand to writing.

Ipswich Town

14:39

The 2015/16 season has started well for Ipswich Town with 10 points from a possible 15 and progression to the third round of the Capital One Cup after a win against Doncaster Rovers.

Mick McCarthy and Ryan Fraser have been nominated for the Sky Bet Championship Manager and Player of the Month awards respectively following Ipswich Town’s flying start to the season.

Mick McCarthy doesn’t expect to be adding to his Ipswich Town squad when the Emergency Loan Window opens next Thursday.

The summer transfer window slammed shut last night without Ipswich Town engaging in any eleventh-hour activity, leaving defender Tommy Smith to hail Blues manager Mick McCarthy’s recruitment drive.

Yesterday, 14:10

Matt Clarke has signed a new contract at Ipswich Town.

Yesterday, 00:34

The summer transfer window has now closed, during which Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy brought in a total of 12 new signings on permanent or loan deals.

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My first car

Thursday, August 27, 2015

This week we bring you the next instalment in the story of 1928 Riley Tourer WK 4894, which featured in our My First Car series having been bought by Alan Hazlewood in 1954-55.

Friday, August 21, 2015
Brian Simmons's 1939 Ford Prefect wasn't as pristine as this one.

Brian Simmons tells of some of the trials and tribulations of keeping his 1939 Ford Prefect on the road.

Friday, August 7, 2015
Terence O'Mahony's 1963 Vauxhall Cresta which he bought at 12 years old for £150.

Terence O’Mahony still has fond memories of his wonderful and much-admired Vauxhall Cresta.

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16:53

A physicist who worked on a high-resolution camera that sent images back from Mars has turned his hand to writing.

Yesterday, 16:00

There will be an army of ghouls and zombies filling Christchurch Park next month – but do not let that put you off watching Ipswich’s Halloween firework display.

Yesterday, 12:44

Colourful street art which has appeared on an underpass on the outskirts of a Suffolk town has sparked a debate about whether provisions should be made for it to become a feature elsewhere in the area.

Tue, 14:02

Being a redhead has proved ‘the single most significant characteristic of my life’, says Suffolk-raised Jacky Colliss Harvey.

Tue, 10:35

Giant fruit and veg, canine competitions, a local personality – it’s the perfect recipe for a Suffolk village celebration.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Familiar faces from The Riverside’s history are returning to celebrate the Woodbridge theatre’s 100th birthday. Entertainment writer Wayne Savage spoke to Mike Warden, helming the special anniversary show

Sport

26 minutes ago

Sammy Mileham gave a master class in car control as he powered his mighty V8 Sprint Car to a title winning hat-trick at Foxhall Stadium.

41 minutes ago

Three British champions and a host of podium success.

51 minutes ago

To many it will be seen as Mission Impossible I, II and III combined, but Ipswich Witches at least go into tonight’s League Cup semi-final, second leg, in good form.

Yesterday, 17:12

Essex County Cricket Club have confirmed head coach Paul Grayson has left the club with immediate effect.

Yesterday, 10:00

Tributes have been paid to a former Suffolk world darts champion who has died at the age of 78.

Tue, 16:47

Essex bowler Reece Topley will join Hampshire at the end of the season.

Star Lifestyle

10:57

Major decisions on the future of Suffolk’s county town are being made over the next few weeks – and yet the one voice that will not be heard clearly is . . . Ipswich council.

Tue, 12:42
lynne aug 31

I don’t know what gas smells like, writes Lynne Mortimer.

Saturday, August 29, 2015
Is it possible to eat local for 30 days?

In common with others around the county, Sheena Grant has set herself a new challenge for the month of September.

Saturday, August 29, 2015
Ellen and her husband welcome her firstborn to the world

My daughter just got kicked in the head by her unborn sibling.

Thursday, August 27, 2015
The Red Arrows perform manoeuvres at last year's Clacton Air Show

By the time this is published I shall be on my way to the Clacton Air Show – along with up to 200,000 other aviation enthusiasts.

Business

Melissa is raising money to help the poor in Sri Lanka

12:01
A branch of cash and carry chain Booker.

Cash and carry chain Booker has been given the green light by the competition watchdog for its £40million takeover of Londis and Budgens.

Yesterday, 15:17
The first departure of the Port of Felixstowe's 31st daily rail freight service, to Birch Coppice.

The Port of Felixstowe today saw the launch of its 31st daily rail freight service.

Tue, 17:06
iStreet was launched by Hugo Catchpole and Hamish Stone last year. It works on the basis of a donation being made to charity each time a customer uses iStreet to make an online purchase. The social enterprise company has now been nominated for a prestigious Charity Times Award.

An Ipswich-based social enterprise that has raised thousands of pounds for good causes is in the running for a UK Charity Times Award.

Tue, 08:00
BSP International Foundations, part of Tex Holdings plc of Great Blakenham, which has bought the assets and business of G & M Power Plant.

Nineteen out of 35 jobs at an electric generator manufacturer have been saved after its business and assets were bought out of administration on Wednesday.