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Suffolk school rating system kept secret to avoid “chilling effect”

How Suffolk schools are rated by local education chiefs is being kept secret – because they say releasing the information is “not in the public interest”.

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‘Kind, honest’ man killed wife with axe and then committed suicide, inquest rules

A Suffolk businessman who murdered his estranged wife with an axe before jumping to his death from a town centre car park was treated at a mental health unit the week before the tragedy, an inquest has heard.

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The incident happened on Norwich Road in Ipswich, oppositve Coes department store.

Off-duty Ipswich police officer in ‘road rage’ trial hit accelerator by mistake, court hears

A police officer denied deliberately trying to run a cyclist off an Ipswich road when interviewed by colleagues, a court heard.

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The Orwell Bridge in Suffolk

Police recover man’s body from river after empty car found on Orwell Bridge near Ipswich

Police have recovered the body of a man believed to have fallen from the Orwell Bridge near Ipswich.

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Arrests made over shop ram raid.

Arrests made in Ipswich ram raid investigation

Two men have been arrested in connection with a ram raid at a convenience store in Ipswich last Thursday.

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Yvette Cooper, Liz Kendall, Andy Burnham and Jeremy Corbyn during a Labour leadership hustings debate on BBC1's Sunday Politics.

Is Labour really about to elect the unelectable as new leader?

We all know that the Labour leadership election isn’t the most exciting political event of the year, but I must admit the attempts to liven it up have at least got me thinking about what would happen if we get a Jeremy Corbyn victory.

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Review: The beauty of Santorini provides the perfect back drop for a romantic wedding

When Paul and I decided to get married we were of the same mind: we wanted a really relaxed, laid-back, romantic “just the two of us” wedding, writes the new Mrs Le-Anne Burman.

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