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Mike Bacon discusses Suffolk FA’s decision to scrap extra-time in their cup competitions and Italy’s World Cup demise in his weekly column.


Ipswich Town defender Jonas Knudsen will be looking to play his way into the Denmark squad for next summer’s World Cup between now and the end of the season, after his side booked their place in Russia.

Tommy Smith

While the international break means no Ipswich Town game for a fortnight, a number of Blues players are involved in important matches spread across the world. Sports writer ANDY WARREN takes a look at when and where the Blues’ internationals are in action.

Jonas Knudsen

Ipswich Town left-back Jonas Knudsen has been called up to the Denmark squad for their World Cup play-off clash with the Republic of Ireland, but Emyr Huws has been withdrawn from the Wales squad.

Jonas Knudsen

From Russia with Love with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at the Ipswich Regent last night.


Ipswich Town front man David McGoldrick is keen to make up for lost time on the international scene.

Daryl Murphy

The outstanding bravery of a 96-year-old Ipswich man selected to join a secret unit formed by Winston Churchill during the Second World War has been honoured by the Norwegian government.


The latest Ipswich Regent and Corn Exchange brochure is out now, with a new season of shows to look forward to.

Bryony Rudkin

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.

BBC Radio

The Stour and Orwell Forum 2017 had a recurring theme - the search for balance between potentially conflicting issues on the estuaries.

Heritage Lottery Fund

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.

Danny King

Birdwatchers have been flocking to a back garden in Henley Road, Ipswich, after a rare rose-coloured starling was spotted.


Marking 20 years on this side of the pond, the US comedian’s laidback stand-up style, and southern drawl have made him comedy favourite and he is bringing his latest show to Ipswich.

Donald Trump

Tommy Smith and Monty Patterson were called up for New Zealand, ahead of next month’s Confederations Cup in Russia, on Friday.

Tommy Smith

Ipswich Town duo Tommy Smith and Monty Patterson have been called up by New Zealand, ahead of the All Whites’ participation in the Confederations Cup in Russia, next month.

Tommy Smith

A Russian aircraft spotted in the Suffolk skies may have been used in the filming of a Hollywood movie.


The Eurovision Song Contest’s official theme for 2017 is ‘Celebrate Diversity’ - rather apt as over the years a wide variety of culturally and muscially diverse acts have performed in the annual sequinned spectacular. Martine Silkstone asked friends and colleagues for their most memorable Eurovision moments from years gone by and, with smiles, sentiment and occasionally a sense of shame, each surprisingly suggested a different song.

Terry Hunt

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.


Suffolk Commonwealth Games legend Bill Tancred MBE insists action must be taken to clean up athletics, but sympathises with the likes of Paula Radcliffe and Jonathan Edwards, who could lose their world records.


An intrepid Ipswich man will drive more than 10,000 miles through rough terrain in a clapped-out banger this summer as he attempts one of the world’s most gruelling motoring events.

UK Power Networks

A landmark moment for the county and country has seen the first F-35s soar above Suffolk, as the world’s most advanced jets are slated to bring “£3billion” of benefit to British businesses.


The first man in space

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Today the world celebrates Yuri’s Night, marking the day Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin went into space and orbited Earth.


Turkish budget airline Pegasus has celebrated 10 years of flying from Stansted Airport.


‘There is simply too much ageism in our society. This needs to change,’ says Aviva UK Life’s Andy Briggs


Ipswich Town trio Tommy Smith, Monty Patterson and Kevin Bru have all been called-up for international duty later on this month.

Kevin Bru

Suffolk and Essex have a lot to shout about when it comes to producing top quality food and drink brands which are capturing the world’s attention.


Suffolk and Essex have a lot to shout about when it comes to producing top quality food and drink brands which are capturing the world’s attention.

Greene King

Qashqai – strength in numbers

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Nissan has focused on the number 10 as the Qashqai celebrates a decade of sales success and crossover leadership.


Russian president Vladamir Putin should be offered a state visit, a Suffolk MP has said.

Donald Trump

You have a stake in this community and you deserve to be heard. That is the lesson being taught to children from one of the most diverse and deprived areas of Ipswich thanks to an inspiring project.


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