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Police investigate reports of a rape in Lower Brook Street.

Ipswich: Police investigate reports of Easter morning rape in town centre

Police are investigating reports of a rape in Ipswich during the early hours of Easter morning.

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Firefighters went to a suspected arson in Felixstowe Road.

Ipswich: Arson suspected after motorcycle fire spreads to house

Investigators believe that a motorcycle fire in Felixstowe Road that caused minor damage to a house may have been started deliberately.

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A ReCreate event at the Eastern Enterprise Hub in Ipswich.

East Anglia: Eastern Enteprise Hub goes multi-media to support start-ups in creative sector

The Eastern Enterprise Hub (EEHub) has launched a new multi-media website which to assist the launch of new creative businesses.

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Search and rescue helicopter.

Essex: Helicopter and lifeboat help in rescues at Mersea Island and near Clacton

An RAF search and rescue helicopter from Wattisham and a lifeboat were called to two incidents off the Essex coast.

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Disruption on mainline train journeys

Travel: Rail disruption after person hit by train at Shenfield

Rail journeys in and out of Ipswich stopped calling at Shenfield after a person was hit by a train.

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County council leader Mark Bee and his deputy Lisa Chambers at Endeavour House in Ipswich.

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The close result in last week’s county council leadership battle has left both sides licking their wounds and trying to work out where it leaves the authority.

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Lucky Kristale on the Newmarket gallops.

NEWMARKET PREVIEW: Charlie Hills hoping for Newmarket racing win on first day of season

Trainer Charlie Hills is hoping for a winning run today just 72 hours after helping raise thousands of pounds for Racing Welfare by completing the London Marathon.

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Travel: Rail services in Diss, Ipswich, Manningtree and Colchester cancelled after person hit by train in Ilford

Rail services may be cancelled, delayed or revised at short notice after a person was hit by a train earlier today.

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