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Christopher Webster, left, and the aftermath of his arson attack in Semer Close, Stowmarket

Ipswich/Stowmarket: Repeat arsonist Christopher Webster is sentenced to 32 months in jail

An arsonist from Ipswich is facing almost three years behind bars after setting fire to two properties.

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Trafalgar House in Ipswich.

Ipswich: Police say death of man found in sheltered housing accommodation is ‘not suspicious’

A man whose body was discovered in a sheltered accommodation block in Ipswich could have died at least a day before he was found, it has emerged.

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Blu the Husky who suffers from canine epilepsy is setting off with his family on a 50-day UK tour to raise awareness of the condition. Left to right, Kienan, Vicky, Rob and Aaron McGukin.

Video: Husky cross Blu is on a 50-day adventure with his family to raise awareness of canine epilepsy

A plucky pooch whose battle with canine epilepsy touched the hearts of dog lovers across the country has set off on a 50-day UK adventure with his owners to raise awareness of the condition.

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Stowmarket: Points failure sees train services cancelled between Ipswich and Cambridge

There are cancellations on train services between Ipswich and Cambridge this evening due to a points failure at Stowmarket.

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The scene of an accident on the northbound A12 at Marks Tey. Queueing traffic on the A12 past Kelveden.

Update: Motorists still queueing northbound on the A12 at Marks Tey after seven car pile-up

A seven car pile-up on the A12 in today’s rush hour caused 12 miles of tailbacks and hours of misery for motorists.

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Mildenhall: Owners of Mildenhall Stadium must pay at least £238,000 of their opponents’ legal bills

The future of Mildenhall Stadium hangs in the balance after its owners were told to pay at least £250,000 of their opponents’ costs in a long-running legal battle.

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Let’s have proper clampdown on illegal parking across town

A few days ago it was revealed that Ipswich council had raised £1million from parking fines over the last three years.

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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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