Will Kerslake (L to R) Louise Jolly, Kay Westgate and Sarah Nicholls test their shelter for the YMCA Suffolk Sleep Easy event at Suffolk Inspire

Gallery: YMCA Suffolk members sleep in cardboard boxes on Friday night at Inspire Suffolk to raise homelessness awareness

YMCA Suffolk joined other YMCAs across England in a mass sleep-out event in Ipswich last night - sleeping in cardboard boxes to raise awareness of youth homelessness.

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A piece from the Ipswich and District Photographic Society's annual exhibition - Saxtead Mill

Gallery: Ipswich and District Photographic Society selects hundreds of images for its annual Town Hall exhibition

More than 300 prints and 250 digital images produced by members of a Suffolk photography club will go on display in Ipswich next week as part of a tradition dating back to 1926.

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Ed Sheeran has donated some of his clothes from the Grammys to the St Elizabeth Hospice in Framlingham.
L-R Phoebe Sullivan,Margaret Morgan,Rachail Pollard.

Gallery: Brit Award winner Ed Sheeran donates Grammy clothing to St Elizabeth Hospice shop in Framlingham

Suffolk superstar Ed Sheeran has donated even more clothes to a charity in the county.

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May 2002 - Tara Fitzgerald in the cockpit of a Spitfire at Duxford modelling at the launch of the new film Dark Blue World.

Gallery: Dedicated followers of fashion and local style

Glitz and glam, catwalks and red carpet, a week of Oscars and London Fashion with barrages of flashbulbs and a media frenzy targeting celebs and famed designers.

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When the Orwell Bridge and the Ipswich by-pass was built the Pipers Vale and ÒThe LairsÓ were cut through. This picture was taken by Russell Whips in April 1982. Pond Hall Farm is centre right. Pipers Vale Pools stood just off the left of this view. The bridge opened in December 1982.

Gallery: Kindred Spirits - Happy hours in ‘The Lairs’

David Kindred takes a look back at his childhood in the Pipers Vale area.

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Freddie Sears celebrates his second goal

GALLERY & REACTION: Mick McCarthy delighted to secure morale-boosting win ahead of Norwich trip

Ipswich v Birmingham: Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy was delighted to see his side get a morale-boosting win under their belt ahead of Sunday’s eagerly-anticipated East Anglian derby against Norwich City at Carrow Road.

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The Blues celebrate Tyrone Mings' first-ever goal for Town

GALLERY & REPORT: Ipswich Town 4 Birmingham City 2 – Freddie Sears scores twice as Town keep pace with their rivals

Ipswich v Birmingham: The importance of Ipswich Town’s entertaining 4-2 win over Birmingham City at Portman Road tonight cannot be overstated.

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Town fans at Portman Road tonight

Gallery: Ipswich Town fans watching Blues battle Birmingham

Ipswich Town fans are out in force as the Blues face Birmingham tonight - can you spot anyone you know in our fans’ gallery?

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The Ipswich Mountaineering Club Members are taking on the challenge in honour of the club’s members Hannah and Daniel Constable-Simmonds, who sadly lost their newborn baby girl, Issy, after she was born with a heart defect. Pictured at the Cragg climbing wall at Mid Suffolk Leisure Centre.

Gallery: Mountaineers scale Everest on Suffolk climbing wall for charities

Mountaineers have scaled Mount Everest on a Suffolk climbing wall to raise funds for three charities.

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Ipswich v Reading    Daryl Murphy on the ball.

REPORT: Ipswich Town 0 Reading 1

Ipswich v Reading: Ipswich Town suffered only their third home league defeat of the season, conceding a 14th minute goal against the run of play and then struggling to find the creative spark needed to break down a well-organised Reading side in a 1-0 loss.

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Gemmie and Tom, Wedding of the Month

Gallery: School friends found true love after leaving college and tied the knot in fairytale wedding at Stratford St Mary

Welcome to our first Wedding of the Month – a new feature that will allow us to share these happy days!

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Steve Backshall

Gallery: TV action man Steve Backshall to take on endurance kayak challenge for Suffolk charity

Fresh from the Strictly ballroom, TV naturalist, real-life action man and mums’ favourite Steve Backshall is preparing to take part in an endurance race in aid of a Suffolk-based charity. He told Sheena Grant why.

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The Havengore at Fox's Marina, Ipswich 
 Tim Farrow

Gallery: Delicate old Havengore gets some TLC at Fox’s Marina, in Wherstead

She sailed into history at the state funeral of Sir Winston Churchill 50 years ago, and now the barge that bore the coffin of Britain’s greatest Prime Minister on his final journey is in Suffolk. James Marston reports.

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Family Art Room Workshop at Ipswich Art School with artist Ky Rice

Gallery: Families join artist Ky Rice in inspiring creative workshop at Ipswich Art School Gallery

People of all ages came together at an Ipswich gallery to be inspired and to get creative.

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Steven Sadler is pictured at his home in Norton with his collection of Dad's Army and other historical items which are being displayed in an exhibition.

Gallery: One off chance to see John Le Mesurier’s actual Dad’s Army hat

An eclectic collection of historical artefacts, privately owned by a Norton man, are due to go on display this weekend.

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New Mercedes-Benz Vito is offered as panel and crew vans and Tourer people-carrier with 1.6 and 2.1-litre turbo diesel engines and front and rear-wheel drive.

New Mercedes-Benz Vito range offers loads more choice

As Mercedes-Benz gets set to launch the new Vito commercial range, there’s an attractive finance offer on the runout range, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

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As part of a forthcoming exhibition,  Sarah Lucy Brown has been heading out at the crack of dawn to capture the sunrises on the Suffol kcoast.
This morning was a particularly beautiful one in Thorpeness.
Sarah will be exhibitiing at The Ephemeral Gallery in Saxmundham from March 21 -27.

Gallery: Bright, clear skies captured over Suffolk

It has been another bright, if chilly day in Suffolk.

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The clutter of trolley bus wires, posts, barriers, bus stops and traffic signs with a cross roads of traffic did not make the Cornhill pedestrian friendly in the early 1960s.

Gallery: Kindred Spirits - Looking back at the ever-changing Ipswich Cornhill

With plans to alter the Cornhill, Ipswich, presently stalled, David Kindred has taken a look at the changes this centrepiece of the town has seen since Victorian times.

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