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On this day in Town history: Reuser on target in cup win

PUBLISHED: 12:00 09 October 2018

Martijn Reuser scored twice as the Blues beat Crewe 3-2 in the League Cup

Martijn Reuser scored twice as the Blues beat Crewe 3-2 in the League Cup

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In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history...

In 1990, Town beat Shrewsbury Town 3-0 at Portman RoadIn 1990, Town beat Shrewsbury Town 3-0 at Portman Road

We begin today in 2001 when Martijn Reuser scored twice as the Blues beat Crewe 3-2 at Gresty Road to progress to the fourth round of the League Cup.

Simon Milton was among the scorers as the Blues beat Shrewsbury in 1990Simon Milton was among the scorers as the Blues beat Shrewsbury in 1990

In 1990, Town beat Shrewsbury 3-0 at Portman Road as Ian Redford, Chris Kiwomya and Simon Milton scored to send the Blues to the third round of the League Cup.

Jonny Williams was born on this day in 1993Jonny Williams was born on this day in 1993

Colin Harper scored a 89th minute equaliser on this day in 1971 as the Blues drew 1-1 with Nottingham Forest at Portman Road.

Also on this day, former Town loanee Jonny Williams was born in 1993, he made 28 appearances and scored two goals durng his three separate loans spell at Portman Road from Crystal Palace across 2014 and 2016.

The family of an elderly man who died after “woeful” record-keeping at a care home failed to detect health problems have said they hope his carers have learned lessons from the tragedy.

The centenary of the end of the First World War is now just three weeks away with ceremonies to mark the Armistice happening across the world as well as here at home in East Anglia.

Once the mist and fog clears this morning, it is set to be a dry and bright day in Suffolk and north Essex with plenty of sunshine expected over the weekend.

Today is your final chance to stake your claim on a share of £10,000 worth of sporting equipment that we are giving away to Suffolk youth football teams.

What jobs will be gone in 20 years time? Lynne Mortimer looks at the most vulnerable.

Raiders caused hundreds of pounds of damage when they threw a concrete paving stone through a shop door window – just to steal a few measly bags of crisps.

A rider who reportedly tested positive for drugs was arrested after an unregistered vehicle was stopped by police.

Although most of the 93,000 passengers passing through Stansted’s doors tomorrow for the start of their half term holidays will be blissfully unaware of it, the next few weeks will be a crucially defining moment in the history of Stansted Airport.

A child has been injured after reportedly being hit by a suspect’s vehicle during a police car chase in Ipswich.

Two police officers could face court action relating to the death of former Ipswich Town striker Dalian Atkinson.

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