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Kings of Anglia Issue 7 Magazine Offer With Jimmy Bullard and Tristan Nydam

Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy and striker Martyn Waghorn, nominated for monthly Championship awards

PUBLISHED: 06:10 07 September 2017 | UPDATED: 16:52 07 September 2017

Martyn Waghorn.

Martyn Waghorn.

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Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy and striker Martyn Waghorn, have been shortlisted for the Sky Bet Championhip Manager and Player of the Month awards, respectively.

Mick McCarthy. Mick McCarthy.

McCarthy guided Town to four wins from five league games in August, Ipswich starting the season with four victories and ending the month second in the table.

As for Waghorn, the summer signing from Rangers scored the winner on his debut, in the 2-1 victory at Barnsley.

He then netted twice in the 4-2 victory at Millwall before scoring as Town beat Brentford 2-0, at Portman Road.

Waghorn faces stiff competition from Cardiff’s Nathaniel Mendez-Laing, Sheffield United’s Billy Sharp and Preston’s Darnell Fisher.

McCarthy goes up against Neil Warnock, who has got Cardiff off to a perfect start, Leeds’ Thomas Christiansen and Wolves’ Nuno Santo.

The winners will be announced tomorrow at 6am.

Hosting a barbeque or grabbing a cool pint in the local pub for the England game tomorrow? Check here to see how warm it will be where you are.

Shoppers have expressed shock after plans to shut to a “struggling” East of England Co-op store in Ipswich were announced.

Thousands of the region’s bravest swimmers donned their wetsuits and took the plunge at the Great East Swim when it returned to Suffolk today.

From a tribute music festival to a muddy obstacle course – there are plenty of events for people to enjoy across Suffolk and north Essex this weekend.

Thousands of runners dressed in pink are expected to descend on Trinity Park near Ipswich this weekend to play their part in the fight against cancer.

Essex Police says it is “very concerned” for the welfare of two missing young people – who are believed to be together in the Colchester area.

A special baton relay will arrive on the Suffolk coast on Monday as part of celebrations to mark the centenary of the formation of the RAF.

Four people arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of a man in Chelmsford yesterday have been released.

The coast of California USA and Fore Street, Ipswich swimming pool are worlds apart in several ways, but for former Ipswich lady, Karen Quezada, nee Spanner, who now lives in California, the little Victorian built pool in Ipswich holds a special place in her heart.

Rail services between Ipswich and Cambridge are returning to normal after a freight train broke down at Bury St Edmunds this morning.

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