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Ipswich: Dangerous driver Akeem Long jumped speed bumps and careered across road before crashing after running red light during police pursuit

A disqualified driver has admitted a string of offences after crashing during a high-speed night-time police chase through an Ipswich residential area.

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East of England Co-op Directors Phil Hartwell and Tereza Scrogie present cheque to ActivLives CEO Julie Stokes and Mayor of Ipswich

Ipswich: Funding boost of £80,000 will for outdoors project aimed at helping people in Suffolk

Bosses at an Ipswich-based charity are celebrating today after they were awarded a donation of nearly £80,000 for a project aimed at getting people in the town and across Suffolk more involved in gardening, horticulture and nature.

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Lifeboat crews have helped a boy who fell from rocks at Felixstowe

Suffolk/Essex: Coastguard teams rescue boy who fell from rocks and helped woman, 80, suffering from chest pains

An ambulance was called to a seven-year-old boy who fell from rocks at Felixstowe beach yesterday.

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The ambulance trust faces a huge rise in demand

Suffolk/Essex: Ambulance Trust may not be able to cope if demand continues to increase, new director says

Demand for the East of England Ambulance Service Trust (EEAST) is reaching a threshold beyond which it will be difficult to cope, according to a new director.

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Police blocked off part of the B1078 in Otley after the accident.

Otley: Man who died in motorbike crash named as 29-year-old Michael Ambrose from Kesgrave

Police have named the man who died following a crash near Otley on Tuesday as Michael Ambrose.

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Tributes and flowers have been left outside UCS on the Ipswich Waterfront in memory to the boy who died there on Saturday morning.

Ipswich: Tributes paid to Rhys Lungley, 20, who died after motorcycle crash outside UCS building in Ipswich

Heartfelt tributes were last night paid to an Ipswich man who died after the motorcycle he was travelling on collided with railings and glass outside the UCS building on the Waterfront.

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Parking tickets serve an important purpose.

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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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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