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Organisations near to a Suffolk college have been asked to offer students parking after residents complained of an ongoing “nightmare” over blocked roads.

Christopher Hudson

Suffolk tent hire company Events Under Canvas has received one of is most unusual commissions − to set up camp for a corporate event at the foot of a volcano.


Suffolk-based housebuilder Hopkins Homes is consulting residents on proposals for a new 70-home development on land off Loraine Way in Sproughton.


Test your knowledge of Suffolk and European towns that are twinned together in our quiz.


Care home staff at a Suffolk-based company were treated to a glitzy awards ceremony to celebrate their outstanding work.


The number of students taking arts-based or creative subjects is falling. Arts editor Andrew Clarke says we ignore these subjects at our peril because our economic future is tied up in the talent of tomorrow


An investigation will begin today into the cause of an inferno which tore through a Suffolk recycling centre.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

From more traffic lights and speed bumps to tougher fines and ‘psychological techniques’, today we are asking: what is the best way to reduce speeding in 30mph zones in Ipswich?

Suffolk County Council

Campaigners have claimed it is “only a matter of time before someone is killed” as a result of speeding on east Ipswich roads unless 20mph zones are introduced.

Suffolk County Council

Theatre giant Sir Peter Hall has died after a long illness. Born in Suffolk, he returned to the county to direct the film of Akenfield. Arts Editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at his life and career.

Andrew Clarke

Theatre giant Sir Peter Hall has died after a long illness. Born in Suffolk, he returned to the county to direct the film of Akenfield. Arts Editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at his life and career.

Andrew Clarke

Police in Kesgrave are hoping to up the number of volunteers on its community speedwatch programme after success in its first six months in Rushmere St Andrew has helped curb speeding drivers.


A challenging construction project likened to a 3-D jigsaw puzzle has been completed by Suffolk-based pre-cast concrete specialist Poundfield Products in the North-East of England.

United Kingdom

Suffolk county council could have saved the need for an embarrassing and expensive about-turn if officers and councillors had talked to local communities before attempting to change bus routes this week.

James Finch

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


The Great British Bake Off returns Tuesday night on its new home Channel 4. Sophie Faldo is one of three East Anglian hopefuls looking to rise to the top this year.


One of Ipswich’s historic pubs has opened under fresh ownership as the new managers aim to restore it to its former glory.


Bury Theatre Royal is offering young actors a summer holiday experience like no other, an opportunity to work in a professional musical. Arts editor Andrew Clarke spoke to director Karen Simpson

Andrew Clarke

Dancer Gary Avis has travelled the world with the Royal Ballet Company, but his favourite adventures come from exploring his home region.

Suffolk Community Foundation

Sudbury enjoyed the perfect weekend, in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League, beating Suffolk neighbours Copdock & Old Ipswichian while their two main title rivals were both suffering defeats elsewhere.


East Anglian pub restaurant operator Chestnut Group has expanded again with the purchase of the Black Lion at Long Melford.


One of the Guardian’s top festival picks, FolkEast returns to Glemham Hall today. We sat down with organisers Becky and John Marshall-Potter.


Suffolk-based home improvements firm SEH BAC has maintained a sponsorship link with Ipswich Town Football Club stretching back more than 20 years.

Ipswich Town Football Club

A husband and wife of 15 years face a nail-biting wait for officials to decide if they will be reunited after months apart.

European Union

The announcement was made by wife Sandy Ruddock, who described him as a “huge character” who “swept everyone along on a wave of enthusiasm and goodwill”. He died on July 20 after a heart attack. He was 57.

United Kingdom

The gamble taken by Suffolk’s Fiona Edmond has paid off.

Garnett on Golf

The following spots are known for going the extra mile to be inclusive. But remember, if you are a coeliac (different to an intolerance) always call ahead first to book.


A stressful single carriageway section of the A120 is poorly maintained, dangerous and heaving with traffic according to a new report.

County Council

Frustrated East Anglian farmers are watching the weather after a wet spell which has caused combines to grind to a halt across much of the region.


Rail services between Suffolk and London will be seriously disrupted on Sundays in September as Network Rail replaces track near Ipswich station.

Greater Anglia

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