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Firefighters climb onto the roof of a chalet bungalow in Priory Road, Felixstowe, to rescue West Highland terrier Westie.

Felixstowe: Mischievous Westie rescued from rooftop by firefighters after escapade to find the gulls

Whisky the Westie gave himself and his owners the fright of their lives – after the tantalising sound of gulls enticed him onto a rooftop.

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July: Many of the visitors to the Royal Show used a special trolley bus service from the Ipswich town centre to the showground. 396,294 passengers were carried by the service between 3-7 July.

Gallery: 10 things you didn’t know about Ipswich - we uncover town’s hidden secrets

Think you know everything about Ipswich? Think again. John Norman from the Ipswich Society highlights ten top facts about our historic town.

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Janet Lockwood's dog Zeus, which was in her van when it was stolen yesterday morning.

Leiston: Dog owner Janet Lockwood elated after her pet pooches are found inside stolen van on Westleton Common

A relieved Janet Lockwood has been reunited with two of her pet dogs which were stolen along with her van on two days ago.

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Leah Godbold, who will be performing at Jimmy's Farm in the summer, on satge during the Ipswich Has Got Talent competition last year.

Ipswich: Skilled acts are needed for Ipswich talent show 2014

Singers, dancers and comedians – your time has come as Ipswich prepares for the town’s own version of Britain’s Got Talent.

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Jerry Monerville, who has absconded from Hollesley Bay open prison

Suffolk: Crime Commissioner brands police response to telling public about face-slashing racist robber Jerry Monerville being on the run as ‘unsatisfactory’

Questions are to be asked of Suffolk police after they took nearly 20 hours to inform the public a racist face-slashing robber was on the run.

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County council leader Mark Bee and his deputy Lisa Chambers at Endeavour House in Ipswich.

Neither side happy at close leadership election result

The close result in last week’s county council leadership battle has left both sides licking their wounds and trying to work out where it leaves the authority.

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Lucky Kristale on the Newmarket gallops.

NEWMARKET PREVIEW: Charlie Hills hoping for Newmarket racing win on first day of season

Trainer Charlie Hills is hoping for a winning run today just 72 hours after helping raise thousands of pounds for Racing Welfare by completing the London Marathon.

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Travel: Rail services in Diss, Ipswich, Manningtree and Colchester cancelled after person hit by train in Ilford

Rail services may be cancelled, delayed or revised at short notice after a person was hit by a train earlier today.

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