Ria Jones was destined to play Sunset Boulevard diva Norma Desmond. She speaks about the latest UK tour, coming to Ipswich in March; our obsession with fame and the lack of meaty stage roles for women over 50.
In case you’ve missed my columns of the last few weeks, I’m in favour of the changes that are currently under way at the Cornhill in Ipswich – and I feel many of the critics are misinformed and should have raised their objections years ago.
An Ipswich architect has been re-elected as chairman of the Suffolk branch of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) as the University of Suffolk launches its first architecture degree course.
Network Rail has given details of how it will spend more than £2bn on improving the rail network in East Anglia between 2019 and 2024 – but it is still waiting for the go ahead for major improvements to the line between London and East Anglia.
More than 2,000 women took part in a special survey looking at issues such as the gender pay gap, childcare, families, loneliness, the hard things to face in life, and what is best about being a woman in the 21st century.