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At around 41p per day, I’ve always thought the BBC licence fee offered great value for money, writes Thrifty Living’s Sheena Grant.

Sheena Grant

As Poldark grabs headlines for its chest-baring return to our screens, Arts Editor Andrew Clarke worries that traditional TV is in danger of becoming left behind by its more ambitious US rivals. He looks at the changing face of modern TV drama and the rise of cinematic television

Andrew Clarke

TV’s toughest obstacle course, Ninja Warrior UK, is on the look out for new contestants for series five of the show. Find out how you can apply here.

ITV

Some of the country’s top cyclists will be on show today for the first stage of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour, described as “the most prestigious stage race of the season”, which sets off from Framlingham and ends in Southwold.

Ed Sheeran

Can you recognise members of the royal family by just hearing their voice? See how well you do here.

Harry

If you haven’t got an invite, the only way to be at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding is to take up a prime position on the sofa in front of the TV. Here’s the full run-down of coverage for the big day (and where you’ll find the FA Cup Final, too).

Harry

The presenting teams have been revealed for football’s greatest tournament as the best players across the globe prepaer to descend on Russia for the FIFA World Cup 2018. But which channel will kick off the action for England?

Roy Keane

We all have our favourite depictions of Sherlock - for Lynne Mortimer, it’s Jeremy Brett

BBC

Thousands of animal cruelty complaints were investigated by the RSPCA last year – with 14 new welfare concerns looked into every single day across Suffolk and Essex.

ITV

Suffolk-based charity Musica is asking you to take two minutes out of your life to change somebody else’s forever.

ITV

Things I have learned from watching Marcella - never ignore a blinking light on your laptop, never use the excuse that you’re dead to get out of having a job and spare a thought for serial killers who have saddled themselves with a really complicated and time-consuming modus operandi.

ITV

A successful television presenter has visited an Ipswich college to share her knowledge and experiences with students.

Suffolk New College

Netflix hopes Lost in Space will be TV’s next great sci-fi series. But will the reboot live up to the hype? We take a look at 10 other TV reboots from Life on Mars to Top Gear, Doctor Who to Robot Wars to separate the wheat from the chaff

BBC

It was a grisly end to a series which has been macabre to say the least (“scenes that some viewers may find distressing”? You’re not kidding) but did the finale of Marcella wrap up all the loose ends? No, it didn’t. CONTAINS MAJOR SPOILERS.

ITV

An Ipswich cancer survivor whose traumatic battle with the disease forced him to have part of his bladder removed is launching a star-studded concert for a cause close to his heart.

BBC

Head to the small screen for a feast of entertainment this weekend and next week from The Durrells to the Marcella finale, see parents go back to school in Class of Mum and Dad and take a look at the fillies and fashion on show at the Grand National

ITV

Easter Eggs - long-running in-jokes, clues or cross-references to other shows or movies - take television to a whole new level. Here are 10 TV Easter Eggs you probably missed in your favourite shows.

BBC

Some TV highlights for Easter weekend and next week - from Ant and Dec without Ant to Agatha Christie, Dave Allen’s f-bomb to Cunk on Britain, Patrick Kielty talking about his father’s death at the hands of the UFF to real-life crime and shows with days in their title.

University of East Anglia

Two Suffolk mothers who lost their sons in tragic circumstances have joined the national campaign to highlight the stories of men lost to suicide which is being aired on ITV’s “This Morning” programme throughout the week.

ITV

Declan Donnelly has announced that he will present without his TV partner Ant when Saturday Night Takeaway returns at Easter. But how hard will it be for two to become one on live TV?

ITV

As Andrew Lloyd Webber turns 70 on March 22, we’re looking back at some of the highlights of his amazing Technicolor career.

ITV

East Anglian actor Milo Parker has made a big impression in a few short years. Arts editor Andrew Clarke spoke to him as he returns to our TV screens in The Durrells

Andrew Clarke

‘By now, the cold spell in Britain is in its 64th day – the coldest winter since 1829-30. The last really cold spell, in 1949, lasted 49 days...’

Football League

A marketing campaign to promote Suffolk as a top destination for tourists has reached 1.34 million people.

Colin Noble

A Suffolk singer has tonight been knocked out of a TV talent show along with her boyfriend who together form the music duo RYT.

Kesgrave High School

Grange Hill closed its school gates forever 10 years ago but its memory lives on thanks to Generation GH who grew up with the children’s show. On Grange Hill’s 40th birthday, we celebrate 40 facts about the iconic series

David Cameron

Streaming services should make access to a wider variety of films much easier. But, arts editor Andrew Clarke believes it’s harder to be a film buff today than it was 20 years ago. He says we must protect our cinematic heritage.

Andrew Clarke

Kevin Kennedy will forever be best known as Coronation Street’s loveable loser Curly Watts, but he is also a stage star. His latest role is an all-star musical version of Kay Mellor’s Fat Friends, which allows him to rekindle his love of this region.

ITV

Suffolk popstar Ed Sheeran arrives at BRIT Awards ceremony - wearing a wedding ring?

ITV

Marcella the TV show - like Marcella the character - is complicated and confusing but occasionally there are flashes of brilliance. Who is scarier: the baddies or Marcella? The jury is out.

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