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A climber from Ipswich has helped the first British blind man to reach the summit of Europe’s highest mountain.

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42 minutes ago

Do you recognise these overnight intruders at the Ipswich Food Centre in Chevallier Street, Ipswich?

A national charity is calling for greater awareness of blindness in East Anglia.

David Kindred takes a look back at Ipswich Cox Lane and The Convent of Jesus and Mary in Woodbridge Road. Does this article bring back memories for you?

14:51

The Suffolk Show is happening today at Trinity Park in Ipswich, offering 5,000 young people the chance to find out more about the apprenticeships, courses and career pathways on offer in the county.

14:36

House prices in Suffolk crept up by 0.4% in August, contributing to a 3.6% rise over the last 12 months.

11:45

Rail services on Greater Anglia have effectively received an £80m subsidy over the last year - from Dutch taxpayers.

Ipswich Town

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Swindon manager Phil Brown believes defender Luke Woolfenden will return to Ipswich Town next summer ready for Championship football.

15:23

Ipswich Town have a rich history of giving young players a chance. ANDY WARREN looks at five teenagers showing promise at Portman Road.

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In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history...and today includes a look back to the time the Blues crushed current Premier League champs Manchester City!

10:20

Jonas Knudsen won his fifth Danish cap as his side beat Austria 2-0 in Herning last night.

Yesterday, 19:00

FA WNL Plate Second Round

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Ipswich Town Women continued a recent run of good form against C&K Basildon, finding themselves at the right end of a six-goal thriller against the higher-placed team and into the third round of the plate thanks to a fantastic first-half performance, writes Katy Sandalls.

Yesterday, 17:00

Mark Heath, Andy Warren and Stuart Watson are back for another episode of the Kings of Anglia podcast.

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My first car

Mon, 10:38

Bob Vousden had a hairy moment after tackling the hairpin bends on a mountain road when the brakes failed in his well loaded Morris 1000.

Friday, September 28, 2018

It was 12 years before Sharon Willmott was able to afford her first car, a £20 1948 Morris Minor, but she then kept ‘him’ for more than 20 years... with the help of her father.

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A lively, fun filled show from the creators of Shrek the Musical and based on a movie of the same name comes Madagascar The Musical.

Stunning works by Thomas Churchyard, one of Suffolk’s greatest artists, are currently on show at the East Anglian Traditional Art Centre, based in Wickham Market.

09:48

Have you seen new noir thriller Bad Times at the El Royale, starring Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm and Chris Hemsworth? Read our review below.

Yesterday, 17:30

Spill Festival has become an important part of Suffolk’s cultural calendar. Arts editor Andrew Clarke spoke to artistic director Robert Pacitti and was guided through a packed programme

Yesterday, 16:21

From a play starring Olaf the Snowman to Scaresville, there are plenty of events to keep the kids occupied over half term week.

05:30

A Suffolk artist’s celebration of a “band of brothers” and their selfless work saving lives at sea is set for its first public exhibition – after a year of “nonstop painting”.

Yesterday, 15:11

It was 60 years ago, on October 16 2018, that Blue Peter first arrived on our screens. People in East Anglia have been sharing their memories of the iconic children’s show.

Sport

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Some of the best amateur MMA talent in Europe will do battle in Colchester this weekend. MARK HEATH previews Cage Warriors Academy South East.

12:51

Some of the top rugby schools in the country will descend on Suffolk this weekend for the famous St Joseph’s College Rugby Festival.

In his latest column, Nino Severino welcomes one of the world’s best rugby players to the ground-breaking sports science Hub at the University of Suffolk.

11:41

Ipswich Witches boss Chris Louis has spoken out about the lack of fixtures in the Championship in 2018, as well as leagues, bikes, injuries and the likelihood of Ipswich moving back into the Premiership...

09:33

Suffolk athlete Laura Thomas, representing East of England, ran a big personal best time at the Perkins Great Eastern Half-Marathon, held at Peterborough on a very wet last Sunday.

Yesterday, 18:24

Essex have retained the PGA England and Wales Inter-County Championship over the PGA National course at The Belfry becoming only the second county to win the trophy twice.

Yesterday, 16:49

A young Suffolk fighter has been tipped for the top after winning two fights in two weeks, beating foes in both Sweden and Scotland.

Star Lifestyle

Yesterday, 09:14

Travelling to Boston, I felt I’d earned my Lincolnshire sausage.

Mon, 14:23

Lynne Mortimer looks at the pros and cons of being a prince or princess of the realm.

Mon, 13:57

If you’re concerned about food waste - a subject I’ve been writing a lot about recently - the next few days could be a particularly worrying time of year, writes thrifty living columnist Sheena Grant.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Ipswich council made almost £700,000 from illegally parked cars in the town over the last year. Their parking control staff deserve to be congratulated – let’s see if they can push the figure up to £1m this year!

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Apparently dad jokes are in vogue... whatever next, asks Lynne Mortimer, dad dancing?

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Even lukewarm royalists enjoyed the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, earlier this year but as a waverer when it comes to the further reaches of the Royal Family , Lynne Mortimer wonders if Princess Eugenie’s big day will the attract the same enthusiasm.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Holidays are getting more selfie than sexy as Millennials turn their backs on Club 18-30 - are those days of sun. sex and sangria at an end?

Business

14:51

The Suffolk Show is happening today at Trinity Park in Ipswich, offering 5,000 young people the chance to find out more about the apprenticeships, courses and career pathways on offer in the county.

14:36

House prices in Suffolk crept up by 0.4% in August, contributing to a 3.6% rise over the last 12 months.

A SUFFOLK charity which has experienced unprecedented demand in recent months, is now celebrating having an extended home for its service – thanks to the support of the business community.

15:22

Norfolk and Suffolk’s biggest development opportunities are being presented to global investors at an international event this week.

12:15

The company responsible for the construction of the East Anglia ONE wind farm off the coast of Suffolk, ScottishPower, has announced it has shifted completely from coal and gas generation to wind power.

Yesterday, 18:10

Solicitors claim they are being inundated with queries from people who gave their houses over to an Ipswich-based company, which has since collapsed.

Yesterday, 17:14

A unique collaboration between a non-profit business group and West Suffolk College is aiming to shape up entrepreneurial mindsets for the world of work.