Paul Geater See all

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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James Marston See all

James Marston

James Marston: I like horses, but from a distance...

First of all this week I must thank the lady who popped into the newspaper’s Felixstowe office, or bureau as I like to call it, to say to me in person how much she 
enjoyed my articles.

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Commuter news

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Commuter Diary: It has to get worse before it gets better - says Abellio Greater Anglia

Commuter Anita Curtis took an unexpected trip to the capital - and was shocked by the service.

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Just a'Ipswich Girl See all

... and now the contents of the food cupboard are talking to me

How can you fail to be moved when a pea’s life is at stake?

I don’t know where this year’s gone,” is the despairing cry of menopausal and post-menopausal woman... this one at least.

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Tim Youngman See all


Tim Youngman: Mourning the death of my beloved XBox 360

I have recently suffered a great loss as my beloved trusty Xbox 360 games console died. Now you might think that at 42 I am too old to play video games but the stats would disagree. Today games players cannot be defined by a particular age, sex or social group.

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Through the Lens

Jessica Overbury, six, and Lucy MacKenzie, five, dance around at Foxburrow Farms annual Apple Day

Through the Lens: Face painting tales

“Apple feasts, Christmas fayres and school fetes are a few of the events we photographers get sent to cover on a regular basis,” said Su Anderson this week.

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