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Poll: Do parents show enough respect for road safety outside ipswich schools?

Cars double parked, people carriers jutting out at awkward angles or abandoned close to junctions and four-wheel drives carelessly left on the zigzag markings close to the school gates - the picture is the same outside almost every primary school in Ipswich.

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Ipswich: Former letting agent Roy Jackson charged with £68,000 fraud

A former director of a Suffolk property management firm has appeared in court charged with defrauding customers of nearly £70,000.

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Ipswich/Felixstowe: 17-year-old bailed on suspicion of raping elderly woman in Walton appears in court accused of burglary and stabbing a man

A teenager bailed on suspicion of raping an elderly woman in Felixstowe has appeared in court charged with burglary and stabbing a man.

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Felixstowe: Second arrest made in connection with rape of lady in her home

Police investigating the rape of an elderly woman in Felixstowe have arrested a second man in connection with the investigation.

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Ipswich: Former world’s fattest man, Paul Mason, to travel to America after finally getting visa

An Ipswich man once dubbed the world’s fattest has said he is adamant he will never go back to binge eating after enduring a tough few months waiting for a health visa to America to be granted.

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Ipswich: Broomhill Pool update takes a big step forward as council asks for views of residents

The restoration of Ipswich’s Broomhill lido has taken a major step forward with the launch of a major public consultation process.

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The new junction at Civic Drive has caused traffic misery for many drivers in Ipswich.

Much work still needed to get county town back on track

Two years after Sir Stuart Rose’s “Depressing place” speech at the Beacon Ipswich conference, it would be churlish to say nothing good has happened in the town.

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Latitude: Why Latitude can be a real alternative to a family holiday

By rights they should have been in bed hours ago, but here they are, shaking their tiny hips to Lily Allen. They’ve already danced through pretty much everything the Obelisk stage could throw at them – from Billy Bragg to Kelis and have been utterly entranced by some of the UK’s most exciting performance poets and writers.

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