Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 15°C

min temp: 9°C

Search

The pigs are coming. Find out more about

Pigs Gone Wild

here.

Bungay: Crash victim named as Denis Sporle

09:21 18 September 2012

Witnesses are sought to a two-vehicle crash in Ipswich

Witnesses are sought to a two-vehicle crash in Ipswich

©Archant Photographic 2010

A MAN who died after a three-vehicle crash last week has been named.

Denis Sporle, 80, from Barsham near Beccles, died after the road traffic collision in Bungay on Friday.

Police were called just before 1.15pm following reports that three vehicles - a white Vauxhall Corsa, a silver Ford Fusion and a blue Volvo V40 - had been in collision in Beccles Road, Bungay.

The driver of the Corsa, Denis Sporle, was taken to James Paget Hospital in Gorleston but died the same day.

Officers have spoken to a number of witnesses but still want to hear from anyone who was in the area and saw the vehicles prior to, or when the accident happened.

Anyone with information should call Pc Danny Ormes at the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101.

0 comments

St Margarets Street, Ipswich, from Majors Corner, in the 1930s

From the Dock, now known as The Waterfront, to the streets in and around the town centre, we see many changes in Ipswich town centre.

A cordon around the Inkerman pub in Norwich Road, Ipswich following the assault

A man has been charged with grievous bodily harm after a 63-year-old received serious head injuries during an early morning assault outside an Ipswich pub.

Pet Idol Winner Melanie Wakefield with Doug the dog.

He’s beaten all the competition to come out as top dog in our Pet Idol competition – it’s Doug the Jug.

Hollesley Bay

A prisoner from Hollesley Bay open prison who failed to return following a period of home leave has handed himself in, police have said.

The Suffolk Show 2015 - 
The grand parade.

The Suffolk Show has been a regular fixture on the calendars of generations of families and as this year’s event approaches, we thought we would test your knowledge of shows past and present.

Emergency services are at the scene. Stock image.

Emergency services have been called to a serious crash in Ixworth Thorpe this afternoon.

The East of England Ambulance Service Trust is urging people to help reduce demand this bank holiday weekend. Photograph Simon Parker

The ambulance service is urging people in Suffolk to take extra care this bank holiday weekend after calls to the service increased by 17% at the same time last year.

Drink-drivers in court

A disqualified driver who committed his third drink-driving offence only 18 days before the end of a three-year ban has been spared jail.

Rushmere Hall Primary School pupils Lana Inniss, Charlotte Aldous and Lottie Layton designed the school's  Pigs Gone Wild pig.

The beauty of wildlife was captured by pupils at Rushmere Hall Primary School when they designed their entry for the Pigs Gone Wild art trail.

Sir Trevor Nunn with members of the New Wolsey's Young Company

An opportunity has arisen for young actors to appear in Sir Trevor Nunn’s A Mid-Summer Night’s Dream at the New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich.

Most read

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Streetlife

Newsletter Sign Up

Great British Life

Great British Life
MyDate24 MyPhotos24