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Commuters travelling to work on Greater Anglia services this morning are facing delays and cancellations due to a signalling issue.

Network Rail

Ipswich’s mayor joined a Suffolk tai chi group in a display celebrating their 25th anniversary in the town.


Musicians in Suffolk have called on the region’s MPs to back a campaign to protect the rights of touring performers amid fears that Brexit will make it harder to make a living from music.

European Union

Rail travellers using the region’s mainline today should arrive at the station early as trains are to depart ahead of schedule to make up for slower running caused by engineering works.


Around 100 tonnes of scrap metal and cars have gone up in flames in Great Blakenham this evening.

Suffolk Police

Professional recruitment specialists Pure has completed an office cycling challenge to raise funds for the Papworth Trust.

United Kingdom

Graham Seed talks about his role in the stage version of Ealing Studios classic The Ladykillers, currently on at Ipswich’s New Wolsey Theatre, and being dropped (literally) from The Archers. Spoilers ahead.


Beer festival organisers are preparing to pull the pints from tomorrow night as the Saints Oktoberfest in Ipswich will bring all things Bavarian to town.

Ipswich Borough Council

Five generations of girls have posed for a rare family portrait not many get the chance to treasure – marking a “very special” moment in their lives.


Rail services are disrupted in parts of Suffolk while emergency services help a woman at a level crossing in Cambridgeshire.


A friends group has been formed for Jubilee Park to help bring the community together and tackle negative perceptions around the area.


Red Rose Chain’s revamped community theatre group gets off to a great start today, performing for HighTide Festival launch audiences.


The Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich the Rt Rev Martin Seeley talks about inheriting his love of the sea from his naval father, the challenges of rural parishes and his admiration for the region’s farmers.


Hopes of further electrification of rail lines in East Anglia appear to have been dashed by the government – although a new cross-country route between Ipswich and Oxford is set to go ahead.

Sandy Martin

Just 48 hours after limbering up with a gentle jump at the town’s newest trampoline centre, Ipswich mayor Sarah Barber has taken a giant leap out of an aircraft – at 13,000 feet!

Roger Fern

He said he was going to focus on youth when he took over the hotseat – and Whitton boss Shane Coldron isn’t regretting that decision.

Stowmarket Town

Felixstowe Harpers manager Peter Gorham admitted he had to be ruthless during the summer if his team were to challenge for the top spots in the SIL Senior Division.

SIL Senior Division

An Ipswich radio presenter and lifelong ABBA fan has made it into the Guinness Book of Records.


Ipswich mayor Sarah Barber showed that she has a real spring in her step when she paid a visit to the newest place to jump around in the town.

United Kingdom

Greater Anglia has spent £150,000 upgrading the toilets on its fleet of commuter trains running between Ipswich, Essex and London.


Ipswich-based building firm SEH French has been working on projects at six Suffolk primary schools ahead of this week’s return of pupils from the summer holiday.

Top 100

Memories of the Chantry housing estate, Ipswich, have come from readers following the publication of archive photographs of the area in a recent Days Gone By, writes David Kindred.

David Kindred

Ipswich estate agent Robert Ulph features in a new national television campaign - designed to promote the expertise of `real’ estate agents, those with experience and qualifications.


Well, I don’t know about you but I’m exhausted!

Cameron Heeps

A Suffolk-based public relations firm is celebrating after securing a national client.


Four candidates are standing Thursday’s by-election for the county council seat held by Ipswich Labour MP Sandy Martin in May – a month before he was elected to Westminster.

Sandy Martin

Revenues at self-invested personal pension (SIPP) specialist Curtis Banks almost doubled during the first half of 2017, boosted by last year’s acquisition of Ipswich-based Suffolk Life.

Top 100

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


From singer/songwriters and jazz outfits to heavy metal bands and party acts, Suffolk has a rich spread of fine musicians.

United States

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