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Could Ipswich Castle rival Stansted Mountfitchet?

Is it time to resurrect Ipswich’s long lost castle?

It survived for less than 70 years during one of the most turbulent periods of England’s history, but now there has been a call for Ipswich to get its castle back – for a few years at least!

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Ambulance called to cycle crash.

Cyclist and car collide at Stoke Bridge roundabout, Ipswich

One lane is closed on Bridge Street after a collision between a cyclist and a car.

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Brazil's gymnasts trained at Pipers Vale in 2011, ahead of London 2012.

Brazil, Italy and Germany heading to Ipswich for international gymnastics event

Ipswich Gymnastics Centre hosts its first-ever four-way international women’s artistic competition on Saturday (July 11).

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Mandy Hearle launches her Ping project

Mandy’s back with 365-HOUR charity effort

A fundraiser who last year completed a daily dare day for global emergency medical aid has taken on an equally ambitious venture for 2015.

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At Ipswich Hospital, the number of days lost due to ill-health fell from 25,790 in 2013/14 to 23,547 in 2014/15  a fall of 9% in a year.

Hospital staff sickness rates fall in Suffolk

The number of days lost due to staff sickness at Suffolk’s two main hospitals has fallen over the last year.

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Teenagers arrested after street fight spills into The Woolpack pub

Seven teenagers were arrested after a street fight spilled into a busy pub located near to Ipswich Music Day.

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Patrick McLoughlin at Ipswich station.

Ipswich in 60 should be safe after cynical announcement

Last week’s House of Commons statement on the future of Network Rail has set alarm bells ringing for many people on the future of the “Norwich in 90, Ipswich in 60” campaign to speed up services on the Great Eastern Main Line.

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Review: Hassness House - The Lake District in style

From high up on the fell we could see Derwent Water and many of the hills made famous by the journals of the great Alfred Wainwright.

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