Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 21°C

min temp: 17°C

Search

Linda Groom, 66, from Ipswich, is found safe and well

PUBLISHED: 17:35 14 December 2017 | UPDATED: 17:58 14 December 2017

Police are appealing for witnesses (stock image) Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police are appealing for witnesses (stock image) Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Archant

A 66-year-old woman from Ipswich who went missing this afternoon has now been found.

Linda Groom was last seen in Lower Brook Street in the town around 2pm today.

Suffolk police, which is today hosting a 24-hour Tweetathon, confirmed she had been located.

The force tweeted: “Pleased our missing person has been found safe and well.”

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.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Ipswich Star daily newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24