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Update: Services now running between Ipswich and Felixstowe

Services between Ipswich and Felixstowe have resumed following this morning’s cancellations as a consequence of yesterday’s over-running engineering works, however there is still disruption in the region.

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Ipswich: Police talk down man threatening to jump off Orwell Bridge

The Orwell Bridge was closed for more than an hour overnight as police talked down a man who was threatening to jump off it.

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Woodbridge: 26-year-old pleads guilty to benefit fraud

A Suffolk woman has pleaded guilty to benefit fraud of more than £6,000.

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Suffolk: Ambulance service will take on board the results of research project

Health chiefs in Suffolk are confident people will see more improvements in the region’s ambulance service after the results of a public research project were published.

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Ipswich: Relief as sixth form centre announces u-turn on decision to cut classroom time for foundation learning courses

An Ipswich sixth form centre which was set to cut the teaching time of students with learning difficulties almost in half has made a u-turn on the decision, following pressure from parents and community leaders.

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Ipswich: THIRTY vehicles damaged in ‘senseless’ overnight crime spree in Alan Road – Residents express anger

Angry residents have vented their fury after almost 30 vehicles in just one road were damaged in a “senseless” overnight act of vandalism in Ipswich.

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County Hall’s renaissance is a cause for real celebration

The best news of the week, at least so far as I was concerned, was that the former County Hall building in Ipswich could have a new use at the heart of east Suffolk’s heritage.

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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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