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In what is becoming an increasingly-competitive market, Ford has given its EcoSport compact-SUV a makeover. Can this new model win over the masses? Will Rimell gets behind the wheel to find out.

Ford

A hitchhiking tabby cat has had a miraculous escape after it was revealed he may have travelled some 80 miles into Essex wedged in the grille of a family car.

Ford

A van plunged into a ditch during a collision with another van on a main road in Suffolk today.

Ford

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in Ipswich where suspects gained entry by throwing a brick through a window.

Suffolk police

An Ipswich driver has retained the love of his wife – despite causing a crash which left her in hospital for a fortnight.

Addenbrooke's Hospital

With Ron Howard stepping forward to replace departing directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller and reports of substantial reshoots among its production difficulties, it would be fair to say that the expectation for the latest Star Wars spin-off was less than ecstatic.

Ford

Fancy trying parma violet gin? This Stowmarket pub plays host to range of wacky flavours, from Turkish delight to chocolate mint.

Ford

Tony Hewlett had some explaining to do when his 1962 Ford Popular was used by criminals and he did not know it was missing. But it didn’t fare so well as a tow car.

Andy Russell

It is not known currently who the woman is but they are known to be from the Stowmarket area.

Ford

Peter Lane bought a year-old Ford 100E van in 1961 and he and a school friend enjoyed some memorable, and eventful, camping trips in Scoland with it.

Andy Russell

For a Suffolk painter with a passion for motorcycles and stamps, it is hard to imagine a more fitting commission.

Ford

Richard Batson tells how the Triumph Herald’s looks belied its dodgy driveability but an engine compartment you could almost walk into made it easy to maintain.

Andy Russell

Stowmarket’s Owen Clouting and Ross Harvey were the stars of the two-hole home victory over Diss in the first round of the Hambro Cup, writes Tony Garnett.

Ford

A 1960 Ford ‘Anglebox’ Anglia 105E put Eamonn Harvey on the road to enjoying owning classic cars and he still has an Austin A35.

Andy Russell

Mazda’s updated 3 family hatchback. Tom Wiltshire gets behind the wheel of the Mazda 3 to find out if it’s got what it takes.

Ford

Alan Burbridge’s first car was a 1967 Ford Anglia Super and fond memories still coming flooding back whenever he sees one at a classic car meet.

Andy Russell

An Ipswich man was banned from driving when he ploughed a BMW into a tree leaving his wife with possible life-long injuries.

Colette Harper

A Suffolk man has narrowly avoided being sent to prison for driving while almost five times the alcohol limit.

Ford

Police have charged a 31-year-old man in connection with a serious crash in Ipswich at the weekend.

Ford

It’s like The Darling Buds of May do Corfu but that’s a good thing. Escaping to Greece for an hour every Sunday night makes Monday feel far further away than it really is

Ford

Four people were taken to hospital after a car crash in Suffolk last night which left the road closed for eight hours.

Suffolk police

A new two-day beer festival will be held at the John Peel Centre in Stowmarket this weekend.

Sudbury

Motor trade apprentice John Smith faced a serious challenge to bring his first car, a Ford Taunus 12M, up to his standards. But, unfortunately, his labour of love did not last long.

Andy Russell

Police have sent an unequivocal message to motorists after two drug-drivers claimed to be ignorant of the law.

Ford

Geoffrey Green is reliving his early ‘scooter boy’ days having bought another Lambretta and lovingly restored it in retirement.

Andy Russell

The Felixstowe & Walton management team of Kevin O’Donnell and Ian Watson will be hoping the 14 days off, or rather, without a game, will have given their squad a chance to refocus ahead of this weekend’s trip to Newmarket Town, quickly followed by Tuesday night’s Suffolk Premier Cup tie at Bostik Premier Division, Needham Market, writes Phil Griffiths.

Cup

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, unromantic motoring editor Andy Russell asks what would give you the biggest buzz – a passionate kiss or driving a sports car?

Ford

Pupils from Farlingaye High School in Woodbridge will be performing Made in Dagenham, a story based on the real–life events which happened at the Ford factory in Dagenham in the 1960s.

Ford

Not one but two first cars – a 1959 Hillman Minx Series III and a 1953-54 Standard 8 – owned by Clive Dyball and his wife, Margaret.

Ford

Steve Williams was in the dark about the condition of his Triumph Herald, after buying it at night in the rain, but daylight revealed it was a wreck.

Andy Russell

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