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Applications for the Greene King Apprenticeship Programme surge by 141% following its 2016 pledge to take on 10,000 apprentices

Greene King

Looking for a holiday home with a difference? East Anglia boasts all kinds of weird and wonderful homes from home.

National Trust

A charity has been awarded almost £30,000 to work with children as young as 10 in areas of Ipswich affected by youth violence and knife crime.

United Kingdom

It’s something many of us don’t like to talk – or even think – about, but a change in government rules could save tens of thousands of lives among those hit by bowel cancer, writes Paul Geater.


An East Anglian company which helps people to carry on living in their own homes has been shortlisted for a top award.

United Kingdom

Former Ipswich Town fans’ favourite Marcus Stewart believes his protégé Ellis Harrison can be a big hit at Portman Road.

George Burley

This year’s sustained high temperatures and lack of rain brings uncomfortable echoes of another year remembered for its heat and ‘white grass’, writes Steve Russell.

Met Office

The perception of policing among England and Wales’ rural communities is far worse than in urban areas, a survey suggests.

United Kingdom

Robberies in Ipswich have increased by more than 20% over the last year – while drug-related offences have risen by more than a third in West Suffolk, latest crime figures have revealed.

Suffolk police

Abortion rates in Suffolk have risen to among the highest on record, it can be revealed.

Suffolk County Council

Gwion Edwards became Paul Hurst’s third summer signing after joining from Peterborough for £700,000. ANDY WARREN spoke to the 25-year-old Welshman

Paul Hurst

Ipswich Town are among a string of clubs being linked with a move for Norwich City winger Yanic Wildschut.


Ipswich Town have announced the signing of winger Gwion Edwards from League One side Peterborough united.

Callum Connolly

A yellow weather warning has been put in place for parts of the UK today, with forecasters warning heavy rain and thunder could be on the way. But will our region be affected by the storms?

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

Best Solution registered a gritty success in the Princess of Wales’s Arqana Racing Club Stakes at Newmarket.


Hundreds of police officers drafted in to bolster security during Donald Trump’s UK visit were being made to sleep in camp beds in an Essex gym.

Donald Trump

Government advisers have dealt a blow to plans for Sizewell C by recommending that only one nuclear power station should be built in the next few years, because renewable energy sources could prove to be a safer option.


​A specialist nurse who works in Norfolk and Suffolk has been named as the best learning disability nurse in England.


With a royal christening on July 9, we find 10 fantastic East Anglian fonts.

United Kingdom

International cycle speedway comes to Great Blakenham this Saturday.


A Suffolk cyclist who learned he had dementia, aged 50, has proven life continues after diagnosis – by riding more than 350 miles across the country.


Physical attacks reported by frontline ambulance staff in Suffolk have doubled in just three years, it can be revealed.


French energy group EDF Energy has lined up “about a dozen” potential investors for a new nuclear plant being planned for Suffolk.

United Kingdom

Do you love to belt out your own version of I Will Survive or My Way? Here are 10 pubs in Suffolk and North Essex where you can enjoy a karaoke session.


A Suffolk campaign to close a loophole allowing second home owners to avoid paying tax on their property has won support in the House of Lords.


Teenage page-turner

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

When pupils complained no-one wrote books about children like them, teacher Hayley Long turned novelist. Now she is a full-time, award-winning writer, living in Norfolk with her next two books set in Suffolk

University of East Anglia

A Suffolk brewer and pubs owner has welcomed a decision by the Welsh National Assembly to introduce a new law raising the cost of cheap, strong alcohol and urged the Westminster government to follow its lead.


A Suffolk police officer has been nominated for a national bravery award.

Suffolk police

There was brisk bidding for Sir Alf Ramsey memorabilia at Clarke & Simpson’s retro auction today.

United Kingdom

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