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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

Stocks at one of Suffolk’s largest foodbanks have plunged to critical levels, an investigation by this newspaper has revealed.

Fire crews have battled a blaze in two acres of grassland off Ravenswood Avenue in Ipswich.

Travis Perkins is the latest big name set to join the Beardmore Park area of Martlesham Heath, as plans have been lodged for a brand new unit to be built.

An Ipswich GP surgery serving more than 14,700 people will close at the end of the year, health bosses have confirmed – leading to fresh fears that patients at nearby surgeries will struggle to get an appointment.

Housebuyers are prepared to pay up to pay a £143,000 premium for a home with a seaview in Felixstowe, it has been revealed.

The trailer to the new Ed Sheeran documentary ‘Songwriter’ - giving a behind-the-scenes look at how his latest album ÷ (Divide) was created - gives fans a glimpse into his life when he returns home to Suffolk.

Police have confirmed a man who died in a two-vehicle crash in Linton near Cambridge was 50-year-old Mitica Baiculescu from Ipswich.

Former Ipswich MP Ben Gummer has confirmed he will not be fighting the seat again in any future election – and is now looking at carving out a new life away from the cut and thrust of politics.

The amount Ipswich Town pays towards the cost of policing its own home games is “unfair” and should be higher, Suffolk’s top police officer has said.

Suffolk’s very own dancing queen Jo Darby is feeling like a super trouper after casters for the second Mamma Mia! film took a chance on her.

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