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Yesterday, 19:52

Passengers on Greater Anglia trains are facing huge delays – until the end of the day – due to damage to overhead lines in Essex.

Yesterday, 16:41

A scheme to cut supermarket food waste is to be rolled out across Norfolk and Suffolk after a successful pilot.

Yesterday, 15:26

MPs in Suffolk and Essex are pressing Greater Anglia and Network Rail for answers after repairs to a cracked track caused severe disruption on the line to London this week.

Yesterday, 15:09

A church in Ipswich held an open day on Saturday to provide a place for quiet contemplation following the violence that has erupted in the town over the last two weeks.

00:01

A former Ipswich mayor has welcomed news of an annual Windrush Day celebration – but said it won’t compensate for the treatment of those affected by the ‘hostile environment’ immigration policy.

Yesterday, 12:35

More than 1,200 homes remain empty in Ipswich despite a national housing shortage, new figures reveal.

Yesterday, 23:01

Framlingham singer Ed Sheeran has been spotted wearing an Ipswich Town shirt at his latest gig in London.

Yesterday, 10:49

Seven people from Suffolk are among more than 1,200 with a history of football-related disorder to be blocked from going to Russia for the World Cup.

Yesterday, 17:48

An annual fundraising event took place under a new name this year but with the usual level of huge support to help raise more than £105,000 for charity.

Yesterday, 15:30

The last seven months have brought a wealth of new experiences for Leia Dowsing as she continues on her journey to becoming a police detective.

Yesterday, 13:08

Mini partygoers can take to the dancefloor this month at a family friendly rave in Ipswich.

Yesterday, 12:30

Plans were approved recently to convert the former Odeon Cinema in Ipswich to a church.

Yesterday, 12:00

Patients have been tuning into Hospital Radio Ipswich for nearly 50 years and here we look back to one their big fundraising days held in 1977.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Three people have been arrested after police in Ipswich pursued a stolen Mini across the town yesterday evening.

Yesterday, 16:44

Young patients who have finished chemotherapy at Ipswich Hospital can now ring a special bell to celebrate the end of their treatment and mark the start of the next chapter of their lives.

Yesterday, 16:31

Highways England have released a full list of the work they will be carrying out on our roads this week.

Yesterday, 17:43

These days I often forget why I’ve come into the kitchen, but take me to a Steps concert and I can remember every word from my teens.

Yesterday, 14:50

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to an incident on the A1088 at Fakenham Magna, near Thetford, on Sunday morning.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Further alterations to Greater Anglia’s timetable have been announced as Network Rail fix a cracked rail at London Liverpool Street.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

A 16-year-old boy has been kept in custody to appear in youth court after being charged in connection with a firearms incident in Leiston.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

A teenager will appear in crown court on Monday charged in connection with a stabbing at an outlet of McDonald’s in Ipswich last week.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Looking back to school days 40 years ago we see fashions of the time.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Could you offer a home to one of these cats and dogs at the Blue Cross centre in Wherstead?

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Brides and grooms looking for inspiration for their big day discovered a host of ideas at a wedding fayre at Quay Place in Ipswich last week.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Children of Springfield Junior School had a fun filled day when they put on their own version of It’s a Knockout in 1991 - have we pictured you in this gallery?

Most read stories this week

Framlingham singer Ed Sheeran has been spotted wearing an Ipswich Town shirt at his latest gig in London.

More than 1,200 homes remain empty in Ipswich despite a national housing shortage, new figures reveal.

Three people have been arrested after police in Ipswich pursued a stolen Mini across the town yesterday evening.

An annual fundraising event took place under a new name this year but with the usual level of huge support to help raise more than £105,000 for charity.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to an incident on the A1088 at Fakenham Magna, near Thetford, on Sunday morning.

A former Ipswich mayor has welcomed news of an annual Windrush Day celebration – but said it won’t compensate for the treatment of those affected by the ‘hostile environment’ immigration policy.

Peterborough Panthers 53, Ipswich Witches 37

A church in Ipswich held an open day on Saturday to provide a place for quiet contemplation following the violence that has erupted in the town over the last two weeks.

Paul Geater

The fact that some pen-pushers at the Home Office decided that former Ipswich mayor Inga Lockington had not done enough to prove that she was worthy of UK citizenship came as a shock – but not a total surprise.

The Ideas for Ipswich document produced by planning consultants Allies and Morrison is packed with ideas for the future development of the town centre.

Suffolk County Council’s new leader Matthew Hicks will be spending the next week putting the final touches to his new cabinet and his formal acceptance speech before he formally takes over the reins of power at Endeavour House.

This week’s announcement that Britain’s rail industry is finally looking at its archaic fares structure is welcome – but way overdue!

During this year’s local election campaign in Ipswich, both main parties have said that they are fighting very much on local issues – and that is what the public want to talk to them about.

The fact that Suffolk County Council cabinet member Matthew Hicks was considering a bid for the leadership of the authority has been one of the worst-kept secrets in the county’s political circles over the last few months.

Back in the early 1960s as a very small boy, one of my pleasures in life was being taken on a train trip from our home in Saxmundham to our relations’ home in Leiston.

When county council leader Colin Noble dropped his bombshell that he had commissioned a report looking at the future of local government in Suffolk, he must have known he was letting off a firecracker in the world of the county’s public sector.

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