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David Kindred takes a look at a previous Ipswich school, Martin Newbys in Fore Street, and Fisons works at Cliff Quay. Does this article bring back memories for you?


Thousands of people eager to learn about Suffolk’s historic county town flocked to Ipswich to visit some of its most treasured buildings.

John Norman

Take a look at what has been happening in Suffolk and north Essex courts this week.

Jailed in Suffolk

Greater Anglia has shown off one of the first new commuter trains that is expected to transform commuter services in Essex and part of Suffolk from next year.


Norfolk and Suffolk’s thriving beer scene has been recognised in the latest industry bible, with eight new breweries making the cut for 2019.


I visited the Big Tent Ideas Festival near Cambridge at the weekend as politicians from all parties (well, almost) mingled with members of the public interested in the world about them.

Jeremy Corbyn

Suffolk’s new chief executive Nicola Beach has been at Endeavour House for nearly four months – and is getting to grips with managing the £500m-budget authority.


Lloyds Banking Group is to axe another 15 branches as is presses ahead with efforts to restructure the business.

Post Office

Gina Long talks to East Anglian singer Laura Wright about her loves and hates in East Anglia


A ‘topless’ statue of a Suffolk surgeon – who has twice been diagnosed with breast cancer – was unveiled in Bury St Edmunds at the weekend.

Ipswich Hospital

We all know good nutrition is important for health but how many of us realise just what can happen if our children don’t get the vitamins and minerals their bodies need? Sheena Grant learns more from Lucinda Miller, who will be sharing her expertise with parents at an event in Ipswich on September 18.

Sheena Grant

Police were forced to close a road in Haverhill after a large fire caused the structure of a derelict building to collapse.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

Police closed a road in Haverhill after a large fire broke out in a derelict building.


Highways England has revealed plans this morning to have 18 miles of the A14 classified as a motorway once upgrade work has been completed.

United Kingdom

The first new Swiss-built train destined to enter service on Greater Anglia next year has been shown off at a test track in the Czech Republic.


The mother of missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague says new information has come to light that “changes everything” in the search for her son.

Corrie McKeague

It’s 95 years since British film legend Richard Attenborough was born, on August 29, 1923. Sadly, he died in 2014 just before his 91st birthday, but he left a unique legacy of classic films.


Cheffins is selling a suite of stainwood chairs and a settee by Wright & Mansfield which has come out of the former Fornham Hall, near Bury St Edmunds.


A Suffolk cover band will perform a charity gig to raise funds for their lead singer’s third major run of the year.


An all-party festival aimed at politicians and those with an interest in the way society is run is expected to attract visitors from across the region next month.

Jeremy Corbyn

Basepoint Business Centre in Ipswich has been fully occupied for the last five months, and has managed to maintain a 96% average occupancy rate since first opening almost 10 years ago.


The Mitsubishi brand is back in Ipswich after more than a decade’s absence with the opening of EMG Motor Group’s new dealership in West End Road.


George Wood of south Essex team Richardsons/Trek won a hard-fought Regional Championship Road Race on the tight, scenic and hilly Shotesham circuit just south of Norwich, writes Fergus Muir.


Do you have green fingers and fancy turning Ipswich railway station into a green oasis? If so Greater Anglia bosses want to hear from you.

Greater Anglia

Living together or planning to get married - why wouldn’t you talk about money?

UN Court

Ipswich Town will be without Gwion Edwards for tomorrow night’s Carabao Cup clash with Exeter but Teddy Bishop and Danny Rowe could return from injury.

Teddy Bishop

Ipswich-based PR firm Genesis PR has been shortlisted in six categories at the CIPR PRide Awards including Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy.

United Kingdom

New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has welcomed three more business leaders to the panel of its flagship business support programme.


Troubled DIY chain Homebase is set to reveal plans which will close around a quarter of its stores and threaten more than 1,000 jobs, according to reports.

United Kingdom

Teddy Bishop, Danny Rowe and Emyr Huws all stepped up their bids to return from injury this afternoon as they played in a behind-closed-doors game against Cambridge.

Paul Hurst

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