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How news savvy were you in 2017?

PUBLISHED: 12:37 02 January 2018

Can you answer all our questions correctly? Picture: ALEXI LUBOMIRSKI/ PA WIRE

Can you answer all our questions correctly? Picture: ALEXI LUBOMIRSKI/ PA WIRE

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Test your friends and family with our 2017 news round-up quiz.

2017 brought the engagement of Prince Harry to American actress Meghan Markle.

The engagement was announced on November 27 by Prince Harry’s father, the Prince of Wales.

It read: “His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement of Prince Harry to Ms Meghan Markle.

“The wedding will take place in spring 2018. Further details about the wedding day will be announced in due course.

“His Royal Highness and Ms Markle became engaged in London earlier this month.

“Prince Harry has informed Her Majesty the Queen and other close members of his family.

“Prince Harry has also sought and received the blessing of Ms Markle’s parents.

“The couple will live in Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace.”

Prince Harry, who is fifth in line to the throne, has been dating 36-year-old Meghan, who found fame in the US legal drama Suits, since summer 2016.

Their 17-month whirlwind romance blossomed after meeting through mutual friends in London and the pair have been almost inseparable since.

• Read more: Prince Harry is engaged to Suits actress Meghan Markle

The number of people identified as victims of modern slavery has more than doubled in the region over the course of a year.

Devastated colleagues of an ever smiling, popular young pub worker tragically killed in a road crash have paid a moving tribute to her, saying life “won’t be the same without her”.

When you’re hunting for a new home, what can you buy for around £300,000? How about part of a unique pub conversion in Ipswich or a bungalow in Brandon?

An alcohol free bar is set to open its doors in Essex, we speak to people in Ipswich to hear their thoughts on the new business venture.

Visitors to Stonham Barns were transported more than 1,000 years back in time as the site was transformed into a battleground fit for the Dark Ages.

A man who attempted to arrange to have sex with a child was jailed this week as well as a burglar and a London drug dealer. Take a look at how long they spend behind bars.

Eight students at the Lindbergh Campus in Ipswich, which provides alternative education as part of the Raedwald Trust, have had their stories published in an international book as part of a short story competition.

A man and a woman have been arrested following an altercation in the car park of the Golden Hind pub in Ipswich.

A married couple who died this week are thought to have fallen down the stairs of their Aldeburgh home.

Black bin bags full of rubbish were left strewn across a part of the Suffolk countryside.

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