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Halloween is fast approaching and there are a variety of events taking place across the county for everyone to enjoy.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the driver of a car failed to stop following an accident near Hintlesham.

The Orwell Bridge has reopened following a serious crash this morning where a man was killed.

Primary school pupils have helped to replenish stocks at a food bank in Ipswich ahead of the Christmas rush.


Tickets for Gary Barlow’s Thetford Forest concert sold out in less than a day after being snapped up when they went on sale this morning.


Police are investigating a burglary in Ipswich where cash, jewellery and mobile phones were stolen.

Ipswich Town

Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy is hoping that all the trash talk makes for a rip-roaring East Anglian derby at Portman Road on Sunday lunchtime (12pm ko).

Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy is hopeful that Joe Garner and Tom Adeyemi will both be fit to face Norwich City in the East Anglian derby at Portman Road on Sunday lunchtime (12pm k0).

Ipswich Town host rivals Norwich City in the first East Anglian derby of the season this Sunday lunchtime (12pm ko) and you can watch back what Blues boss Mick McCarthy had to say in his pre-match press conference earlier today.

East Anglian rivals Ipswich Town and Norwich City faced each other in a two-legged Championship play-off semi-final back in May 2015 – it may only be little more than two years ago, but can you name the 30 players who featured for both sides in those matches?


Ipswich Town star David McGoldrick says he and his team-mates ‘owe the fans a victory’ over fierce rivals Norwich City, on Sunday.


There’s nothing to beat derby day as Ipswich and Norwich go head-to-head on Sunday. Mike Bacon previews the game.

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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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From being a stylist in the fashion world, he became famous for making all shapes and sizes look great naked. Now he is bringing his debut live show to the region, full of stories, advice and lots of gossip.

The accusations of sexual assault surrounding Harvey Weinstein has thrown the spotlight on Hollywood and the way it works. Arts editor Andrew Clarke says that the time has come for the film industry to clean up its act and that means giving women an equal voice


Halloween is fast approaching and there are a variety of events taking place across the county for everyone to enjoy.


From murder mystery events and storytelling to sports and bug hunting – half term in Ipswich is set to be alive with activity whether it rains or shines.


Find out here when tickets to see Take That’s Gary Barlow at Thetford Forest Live 2018 go on sale and the best way to buy them.

It’s official. old rockers never die – they continue to perform. And four legends of the rock and roll era are back and touring the UK.

Phill Jupitus, who attended Woolverstone Hall School, in Suffolk, as a youngster, has trod many paths during his career. New tour Juplicity sees him return to his poetry and stand-up roots.



It’s been a tough start to the season for reigning Suffolk & Ipswich League champions Henley Athletic.


Needham Market boss Richard Wilkins is hoping a lucky goal or a flukey strike can kick-start the Marketmen’s season as they go in search of Bostik Premier League points at Dorking tomorrow afternoon.


Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond!), running in different Parkruns.


A taster session for blind people who want to try running takes place next weekend.

Yesterday, 16:22

With the top three all involved in the FA Vase, fourth placed Brantham could sit second in the table on Saturday night if they can extend their winning league run to seven games at Saffron Walden.

Yesterday, 15:45

There are six Thurlow Nunn clubs in the FA Vase First Round, plus Ely City, who are exempt until the second round, but it looks a tough weekend ahead if they are to make progress, writes Phil Griffiths.

Yesterday, 15:31

One of the country’s top schools rugby festivals takes place in Suffolk this weekend.

Star Lifestyle

Yesterday, 06:00

One of the real problems with democracy comes when our legislators have to decide on issues that directly affect them personally.

Tue, 11:40

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.



A Suffolk-based manufacturing firm has been awarded grant funding of £3,500 to upgrade its lighting to LED in the workshop areas.

Yesterday, 14:38

A record shipment for the Port of Ipswich has reaffirmed its ranking as Britain’s number one agricultural export centre.

Yesterday, 16:13

Bury St Edmunds Canine Creche was among four winners from Suffolk and north Essex in the East of England round of the National Apprenticeship Awards.

Yesterday, 14:29

An organisation dedicated to promoting business Woodbridge has appointed a public relations agency to support it in a drive to boost tourism.

Yesterday, 14:01

A £5.5 million centre to encourage business growth, start-ups and innovative projects has celebrated its first anniversary – hosting dozens of events and sowing the seeds of new projects.

Yesterday, 07:52

The Eastern Enterprise Hub has teamed up with Chuffed.org to host a workshop in crowdfunding for charities, social enterprises and individuals with a cause.

Wed, 17:27

Thousands of young people converged on Trinity Park in Ipswich today for the fourth Suffolk Skills Show.