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A road accident near to a busy junction in Ipswich during rush hour is expected to cause severe delays this morning, with drivers advised to avoid the area.

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A new campaign to curb anti-social parking outside schools in west Ipswich has been launched by police and schools.


The chairman of a Suffolk racial equality charity says they are receiving more reports from parents about prejudice in schools than ever before.


The manager of a Suffolk park where illegal scrambler racing is said to have been “terrorising” residents has warned that someone will be “badly hurt” unless action is taken.

37 minutes ago

A neighing horse, singing bird and marching band are among quintessentially Suffolk sounds captured in winning entries submitted for a new photography competition.


Children in Suffolk and Essex are increasingly being exposed to the “devastating” effects of domestic violence, charities have warned.


Rail services in Suffolk and Essex are continuing to face disruption this morning following an incident on the mainline yesterday in which a person was killed after being hit by a train.

Ipswich Town

Ipswich Town take on Leeds United, at Elland Road, in a top-six Championship match tomorrow afternoon (3pm). STUART WATSON previews the match.

Yesterday, 17:56

David McGoldrick believes Ipswich Town have what it takes to stay in the Championship top six spots.

Yesterday, 17:17

Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy says he will always be football’s ultimate pragmatist.

Yesterday, 13:42

Ipswich Town take on Championship table-toppers Leeds United, at Elland Road, on Saturday.

Yesterday, 12:47

FA Women’s Premier League South East Division One

Norwich City 0

Ipswich Town 5

Ipswich Town Ladies claimed the first bragging rights of the season with a resounding 5-0 victory over local rivals Norwich City at Norwich United’s Plantation Park last night, writes Kieren Standley

Yesterday, 06:00

Ipswich Town skipper Luke Chambers says no-one at Portman Road is getting carried away by the start to the season the Blues have made – but they are ‘enjoying the ride’.

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My first car

Saturday, September 9, 2017

It was crash – and nearly bang, wallop – when Norman Willoughby went to confront youths who had deluged him with buckets of water and sent him off the road.

Friday, September 1, 2017

Clive Dyball’s luck ran out when his polished, but unserviced, Ford Prefect ran into problems in the Australian Outback.

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Yesterday, 15:38

Cover My Tracks interweaves theatre and music to tell the tale of an idealistic young musician who sets out to write a 21st century pop masterpiece and vanishes without a trace.

Yesterday, 14:06

Movies that tell a good story and have engaging characters provide that all-important re-watch value necessary for a great film. Arts editor Andrew Clarke presents a series of idiosyncratic suggestions for movies which may entertain if you are in the mood for something different.

Yesterday, 13:44

One of the nation’s greatest dance companies is coming to Ipswich to unveil a triple bill of new work. Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at what is in store when the National Dance Company Wales takes to the stage

Yesterday, 13:32

Touring company Eastern Angles are letting their audiences do the talking with a new play, Everything Must Go, which has been devised from interviews with residents of Ipswich care homes. Arts editor Andrew Clarke finds out about the value of shopping

Yesterday, 12:36

Get involved with Ipswich Forknight 2017.

Yesterday, 18:02

A new BBC drama airing this Sunday starring Benedict Cumberbatch has helped boost the Suffolk economy by tens of thousands of pounds with just four days filming in the county, film bosses have said.

Yesterday, 14:29

Organisers of the Saints Oktoberfest held at St Peter’s by the Waterfront in Ipswich last weekend have toasted the success of the event.



Ipswich Wanderers’ caretaker boss Mark Goldfinch was back on the pitch on Tuesday night as Wanderers helped themselves to only their second league victory of the season.

Yesterday, 21:48

Ipswich Witches 50 Edinburgh Monarchs 40

Yesterday, 20:14

Suffolk Ladies hope to take third place in the England Ladies’ County Championship at Felixstowe Ferry.

Yesterday, 17:23

Suffolk families enjoyed traditional sports day games at an event set up to encourage people to become more active while raising funds for an organisation supporting parents.

Yesterday, 14:36

A huge crowd packed into Foxhall Stadium to watch the Brisca F1 Championship of the World at the weekend, writes Dean Cox.

Yesterday, 12:11

Don Topley ranks the players from Essex’s remarkable County Championship winning campaign in his latest weekly look at all things cricket.

Yesterday, 11:15

With just six scheduled Thurlow Nunn Premier League games this weekend, Felixstowe & Walton United have the opportunity to open up a nine point gap at the top of the division when they host a Wivenhoe Town side struggling at the wrong end of the table.

Star Lifestyle

Mon, 09:42

It’s his birthday and he’s wondering if I’ll still feed him and if I’ll still need him, now he’s hit the Beatles limit.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

All my life, nuclear power has been a part of Suffolk life – and for 50 years it has felt as if it would always be there.

Monday, September 11, 2017

After dental work, Lynne can’t eat solids or talk... her husband is sympathetic

Sunday, September 10, 2017

New pound coins and plastic £5 notes have already gone into circulation and the £10 will be out on Thursday. Here is everything you need to know about the new note.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

The strange saga of the Mid Suffolk bus service that was re-routed to take it away from its passengers has provided a bit of amusement – and has made the county council look a bit silly.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis’ school shop for her two children was up to £500 this year. What did you spend?

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Today, I stared at a picture of Clark Gable for 10 minutes.


The £20million project to complete the infamous ‘Winerack’ development in Ipswich will go ahead - but not until January, the developer behind the scheme has confirmed.

Yesterday, 09:34

Ryanair bosses go head to head with shareholders today to address a crisis over pilot shortages and warnings that crews are rejecting cash bonuses to commit to the airline.

Yesterday, 18:02

A new BBC drama airing this Sunday starring Benedict Cumberbatch has helped boost the Suffolk economy by tens of thousands of pounds with just four days filming in the county, film bosses have said.

Yesterday, 16:10

Ex-Ipswich Town Football Club manager George Burley officially opened Lloyds’ new-look anchor branch in the town centre yesterday (Thursday, September 21).

Yesterday, 14:35

One of Britain’s few female chief executives is stepping down after 12 years at the head of UK energy firm Drax, owner of Ipswich-based business energy supplier Haven Power.

Yesterday, 14:39

Stansted Airport is “proud” to play an active and positive role in the thriving community that surrounds it, an airport boss told local business leaders this week.

Yesterday, 12:44

A Suffolk home-grown beans firm has scooped a prestigious national award.