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Great Yarmouth’s Hippodrome Circus Summer Spectacular is an absolute delight, whatever the weather. Roll up, roll up for a show that you’ll remember forever.

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He left Lowestoft brimming with enthusiasm for the adventure of a lifetime and ended his days in the corner of a foreign field, his bravery in the theatre of war saving the lives of at least two others as he made the ultimate sacrifice. Recorded in France as an Australian, Claude Castleton’s story is incredible.


People living in Ipswich have been reacting to the news that the town’s Homebase store has been earmarked for closure.

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Homebase has confirmed the 42 stores it wants to close as part of a restructure that puts 1,500 jobs at risk - and it includes the Ipswich branch.

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Justin Kett, head chef at The Swan in Lavenham took home one of the top prizes at this year’s Eat Suffolk Food and Drink Awards. We caught up with him…


The clothes are great. Sadly, I have the body of Shrek...


The region’s ambulance trust has floated the idea of asking volunteers to drive ambulances to help cope with winter pressures, it can be revealed.


Studies have shown that taking part in your local parkrun has both physical and mental benefits.

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A contestant from Ipswich is set to bring some animal magic to TV’s Blind Date - by appearing together with her family’s pet guinea pig!


A Rolex watch was sold for £15,000 at a specialist sale held by a leading Stowmarket auctioneer.


Forty years on and it’s still fresh and fabulous, reckon three fans

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Suffolk students followed in the footsteps of their school’s most eminent alumnus by covering the distance to Sydney, Australia, while raising funds for local charities.

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He’s one of Ipswich Town’s bright young hopes and Tristan Nydam is determined to take his chances. MIKE BACON went to speak to him.

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In his weekly look at the sports world, MIKE BACON tells of his enjoyment of this weather as summer sports at last get a fair crack of the whip


No idea what Love Island is all about? It might be too late to immerse yourself in the latest series, but you can definitely prepare yourself for the next - or at the very least be able to hold a semi-lucid conversation with your offspring about where they’ve been disappearing to at 9pm every night.

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A couple from Felixstowe will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary next month.


The Australian film industry has always punched above its weight. It has produced some stunning movies and some of Hollywood’s greatest stars. Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at the glories of Aussie-wood

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Best Solution registered a gritty success in the Princess of Wales’s Arqana Racing Club Stakes at Newmarket.


Don Topley has been blasted on social media for his thoughts on domestic t20. Is he right?


Put a bit of Australian sunshine into your weekend with one of these sweet and colourful Antipodean recipes.


Homebase is exploring a second wave of store closures that could see up to 40 DIY outlets shut, putting hundreds more retail jobs at risk.

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Harry Kane’s fiancee Kate Goodland celebrated England’s glorious World Cup win in true style on Sunday, from the comfort of a tipi provided by Suffolk’s very own company Events Under Canvas.


Don Topley takes a look at those missing Aussies not here at the moment and why Essex keep losing quarter-finals!


Kevin Bru believes he still had a lot to offer Ipswich Town and has thanked Blues fans for their support following a move to Cypriot side Apollon Limassol.

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Jeremy Dunn, chief wine tutor at Norfolk Wine School, explains which wines work well chilled, and shares his favourite red wines for summer.


Great Blakenham’s Josh Brooke and Ipswich’s Pierce Bacon continue their defences of cycle speedway’s Senior and Junior Elite Grand Prix titles, on Saturday, at Whitton Sports Centre, Ipswich, writes Phil Clarke.


Most football fans will not know who all the singers are in the official Russia 2018 song, how to find Nizhny Novgorod or what formation Iran will use against Morocco, but there is one thing we can be sure of: there will be controVARsy.


New Ipswich Town manager Paul Hurst will once again be assisted by Chris Doig, at Portman Road. ANDY WARREN looks at how the two work together.

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Jonas Knudsen has been named in Denmark’s squad for this summer’s World Cup in Russia.

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