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Five stories you need to read this weekend

PUBLISHED: 09:00 07 October 2018

Have you read these stories? Picture: PEOPLE'S POSTCODE LOTTERY

Have you read these stories? Picture: PEOPLE'S POSTCODE LOTTERY

A round up of unmissable stories including a singing sensation returning to Ipswich and the opening of a new climbing centre.

Garry and Kim in Ipswich were stunned to win in the postcode lottery  Picture: PEOPLE'S POSTCODE LOTTERYGarry and Kim in Ipswich were stunned to win in the postcode lottery Picture: PEOPLE'S POSTCODE LOTTERY

An Ipswich cabby wins big on postcode lottery

A local taxi driver has received a life changing sum of money from the People’s Postcode Lottery.

Gary Waugh scooped £30,000 in the draw after being signed up to it for three years.

Find out what the father-of-four plans to spend the money on by clicking the link above.

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Peter Andre set to return to Ipswich

Singing sensation Peter Andre will be visiting The Regent on February 26, 2019.

The star is touring to mark his 25th year in showbiz.

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased here.

People have already returned to climb the wall for a second time since it opened last week. Picture: AVID INDOOR CLIMBINGPeople have already returned to climb the wall for a second time since it opened last week. Picture: AVID INDOOR CLIMBING

See inside new adrenalin-pumping climbing centre at Ransomes Europark

Take a look at the exciting new climbing centre which has opened at Ransomes Europark in Ipswich.

The centre which was once a warehouse cost £500,000 to transform.

It has a special padded safety floor and does not involve any ropes, making it perfect for bouldering.

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Suffolk sees worst year for wasps in three decades

Expert Bob Mills claims that the wasp situation this year was the worst he had seen for 30 years.

He said that there is a five week waiting list for insecticide to get rid of the insects.

Despite the weather getting cooler Mr Mills revealed that he is still taking care of three to four wasp nests most days.

Tanya Mercer was reporting live from Westerfield railway station on ITV Anglia when a car jumped the warning lights Picture: ITV NEWS ANGLIATanya Mercer was reporting live from Westerfield railway station on ITV Anglia when a car jumped the warning lights Picture: ITV NEWS ANGLIA

Watch car jump railway lights live on TV during report on crossing dangers

ITV reporter Tanya Mercer was recording live in Westerfield in Suffolk discussing the dangers of ignoring warning signs at level crossings, when her film crew captured a vehicle doing exactly that.

The British Transport Police are now investigating the vehicle after requesting the footage from ITV.

You can save £16 on a walk-on fare to from Ipswich to London if you know your way around the complex ticket system.

More than 2,500 new starters have been posing for pictures with their teacher and class mates - make sure you grab a copy of the paper to take a look.

A teenager was stabbed in the street in Felixstowe last night - the latest in a series of violent assaults in the county.

Were you out for a night on the town at Yates in Ipswich on Saturday? Check out our latest nightlife gallery now and see if you feature.

Council workers will swoop on Shotley Beach today to rehearse their response to a series of “potential emergencies” – from chemical spills to flash floods.

Permission is set to be granted for the first work to get under way on a new 2,000-home development – agreement to build the entrance and main roads for the project.

Ipswich Town star Jordan Roberts put in a man of the match performance while having a kick about with pupils from Thomas Wolsey School.

Former BBC Breakfast presenter and now Suffolk resident Bill Turnbull has spoken of his ongoing battle with cancer.

Public service are increasingly turning to charities for support in rural Suffolk – amid growing demands and stretched finances.

Plans to create a brand new youth and arts centre in Woodbridge have been boosted by £180k funding from Suffolk Coastal District Council.

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