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Toys and games retailer Toys’R’Us says it is “business as usual” for its UK stores - including in Ipswich - despite the chain’s North American arm filing for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Canada.

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An artist who returned to Suffolk to document changes to its accent has been impressed by the passion shown by local people in preserving their regional identity through its dialect.

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A Suffolk war hero who was one of just six men in the county to win a Victoria Cross medal in the First World War has been permanently commemorated with a paving stone memorial on the eve of the centenary of his exploits.

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Suffolk biker Stuart Dean is putting on his best togs and getting on his Harley Davidson for the DGR - The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride - in London on September 24.

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Adventurer Ray Mears wonders whether wildlife documentaries are working when it comes to inspiring the next generation of conservationists and how Lyme Disease threatened to end his career ahead of his East Anglian shows.

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TV presenter and self-confessed plant geek Michael Perry shares how the seeds of his successful career were sown in East Anglian.

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Clive Dyball’s luck ran out when his polished, but unserviced, Ford Prefect ran into problems in the Australian Outback.

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The BBC have released a poll pulling together the most popular comedy films of all time. Arts Editor Andrew Clarke cast an eye over the chart and wonders why don’t comedies regularly top the list of great films?

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Frustrated residents living near Ipswich Hospital have held a meeting with MP Sandy Martin in a bid to ease the problem of parking problems near their homes.

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Griff Rhys Jones is set to make an appearance at Ufford Park Hotel, near Woodbridge, in aid of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH).

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Friends and family of a Suffolk man killed in an horrific road accident gathered at his local pub to pay their respects to a “great dad” whose young daughter was “his whole world”.

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A young Suffolk entrepreneur has ambitious plans to help drive expansion in the electric vehicles sector with a range of hi-tech charging units.

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At times it’s easy for the Snape Proms to be overshadowed by its grander, older sibling The Aldeburgh Festival, but, whereas the Festival reaches out to an international audience, the Snape Proms is more about providing the people of Suffolk with a diverse programme of music created by some of the world’s leading musicians.

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Ipswich Witches face another test at Foxhall as they welcome third placed Edinburgh Monarchs in a Championship fixture this Thursday (7.30pm).

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Ipswich-based athlete Anton Dixon finished joint-seventh in the Long Jump at the Canadian Track & Field Championships, in Ottawa, on Saturday.

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Ipswich Witches start their Northern tour at Berwick Bandits tonight, in a Championship fixture (7.00pm).

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Ed Sheeran has responded to reports that he left social media because of hostile comments insisting: “I haven’t quit anything”.

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Suffolk-born Royal Ballet star Gary Avis may perform at venues all around the world but family is never far away.

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It was only two years ago that Anton Dixon decided to take up the long jump seriously.

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Glastonbury headliner Ed Sheeran’s incredible success is a proving a big boost for Suffolk surf-and-skate clothing brand Hoax - because he wears their shirts and T-shirts on stage.

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He spent much of his childhood in Ipswich, but Canada-born Anton Dixon is now ready to take the track & field world by storm.

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A song by the Suffolk singer Ed Sheeran, which had been chosen for a couple’s first wedding dance, was instead played as a funeral lament following the bride-to-be’s death in the London Bridge terrorist attack.

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It’s that time of year again - and what are the chances of an historic British Wimbledon double for Andy Murray and Johanna Konta?

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Sisters Sophie and Lauren Chittock this year launched a gourmet nut butter brand - Nuoi Foods.

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King’s Lynn’s Adrian Flux Arena will be packed to the rafters on Saturday night, as Great Britain look to go one better than last year, in this season’s Speedway World Cup. MIKE BACON takes a look at their hopes – and their opponents.

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The school summer break is nearly upon us and with it comes the constant challenge of how to keep the kids entertained. With a view to being prepared, we have put together a selection of activities and clubs taking place across East Anglia this summer.

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Ipswich Witches skipper Danny King has admitted he thought his current form would be good enough to get him into Great Britain’s World Cup team.

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Ipswich hockey stars Harry Martin and George Pinner believe securing a World League gold medal this weekend could be the start of something special for Great Britain and England’s men’s team.

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Sir Elton John returns to Ipswich’s Portman Road this Saturday for the first time in more than a decade.

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A Suffolk village is mourning the loss of an “irreplaceable” community champion who “would do anything for anyone” and helped to organise initiatives including the Rural Coffee Caravan.

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