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Meet some of the fabulously diverse men from Norfolk and Suffolk. They include a man with a Canadian city named after him, a four-time Olympic gold rower, a pig farmer and the founder of the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Sudbury

Do you run out of things to do at the weekend? Check out our guide for inspiration, here is what’s happening November 25 and 26.

Facebook

This Friday, November 24, is the day some bargain hunters wait all year for - Black Friday. We asked people in Ipswich what they thought of the discount day.

Word on the Street

The family of Suffolk tennis legend Peter Mornard, who has died at the age of 70, have paid tribute to the player and referee.

America

Kieran Hayles and Holly Archer took the individual honours as a big field of 423 runners tackled the annual Stowmarket Scenic Seven last Sunday, organised by Stowmarket Striders.

Sudbury

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis finds out more about the latest craft brewery in East Anglia, Station 119.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis

A collection of letters, written from the battlefields of the First World War, inspired a Suffolk woman to research her uncle’s bright life and devastating death.

Sudbury

An 18-year-old cellist will perform the piece that saw him crowned Musician of the Year during a concert in Ipswich this month.

BBC

Peaky Blinders is set to return for a fourth series – here’s TV Editor Stacia Briggs’ cutting edge guide to the gangster family epic with razor-sharp style.

America

It is a gentle comedy about the trials and tribulations of an often unsuccessful metal detecting club.

BBC

Internationally best-selling novelist Amanda Hodgkinson has joined the English department at the University of Suffolk.

University of Suffolk

The first rule of Cake Club is...eat cake!

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis finds out more about a delicious monthly club where you can stuff your face with cake.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis

Members of a Facebook group bringing together women from Ipswich who now live in America have got together for a trip to New Orleans.

Facebook

Do you think you know all there is to know about our town’s oldest buildings? Test you knowledge with our quiz.

Africa

Schoolgirl now wants to “see the world” after she was taken on a charity-funded trip to Florida.

United Kingdom

Richard Bainbridge waxes lyrical about an East Anglian brand that’s gaining European acclaim.

Greene King

It’s official. old rockers never die – they continue to perform. And four legends of the rock and roll era are back and touring the UK.

the Star

The Crucible, by playwright Arthur Miller, is one of the great masterworks on modern theatre. As David Henshall discovers, The Crucible is more than a historical drama it’s a perceptive examination of how communities function and how petty jealousies can tear them apart.

United Kingdom

The New Wolsey Theatre has a reputation for putting lots of great music in their shows. But, as Arts editor Andrew Clarke, discovers with Oxy and the Morons they are looking at whether the punk spirit can survive into middle age.

Andrew Clarke

Our town is home to a range of magnificent buildings from varying periods, and the Ipswich Society has provided us with some of the oldest landmarks to keep an eye out for.

Heritage Lottery Fund

How well have you been keeping up with the news of East Anglia this week? Find out with our Suffolk news round-up quiz.

Quizzes

A rare Rolex watch smashed an all-time British record when it went under the hammer at a Suffolk auction – selling for an incredible quarter of a million pounds.

Netherlands

A pair of Suffolk athletes are set to test themselves against the best on earth at the legendary World’s Strongest Man and Woman competitions in America.

Suffolk New College

The periods of painful reflection are becoming less frequent for Sue and Dave Mallion.

United States

Films with re-watch value, movies with a unique quality, will become the classics of the future. Arts editor Andrew Clarke presents a series of idiosyncratic suggestions for movies that may entertain if you are in the mood for something different.

Andrew Clarke

Ipswich’s Jack Somers has just returned from competing at the WSKA World Shotokan Karate Championships, in Treviso, Italy.

Portugal

Looking for a show to fill you with joy and an irrepressible urge to dance and sing along? Grease is the word.

America

A Colchester family has reached its goal of £22,500 to take their toddler to California to have life-changing eye surgery.

United Kingdom

‘Why I say no to I’m a Celebrity…’ The best-selling author on reality TV, the flooding of her dream home, terrible rheumatoid arthritis… and wild aardvarks in Norwich

America

Movies that tell a good story and have engaging characters provide that all-important re-watch value necessary for a great film. Arts editor Andrew Clarke presents a series of idiosyncratic suggestions for movies which may entertain if you are in the mood for something different.

Andrew Clarke

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