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Fast-growing phone and data services company Chicane Voice & Data, based near Ipswich, has doubled its office space to make room for further expansion.


John Norman looks at the land earmarked for a new record office and finds it has a fascinating history.

John Norman

‘At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them’.


Charlotte Smith-Jarvis finds out more about the latest craft brewery in East Anglia, Station 119.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis

A broken down train on the main rail line through East Anglia has led to services being cancelled, delayed or revised, with Ipswich, Colchester and Clacton on Sea among those affected.


Our Throwback Thursday series continues, this week looking back to November 1979 for a boxing dinner at the First Floor Club, a Remembrance Day parade and West Side Story at Northgate High School.


Emyr Huws got another 90 minutes under his belt as Ipswich Town’s Under-23s put on an impressive display to beat Aston Villa 2-1 in Premier League Cup at Portman Road last night, writes Harry Mallett.

Emyr Huws

Two men have been charged with causing grievous bodily harm after a man in his 20s suffered knife wounds near to the Buttermarket Centre on Friday night.

Tim Passmore

Bersant Celina may have scored his third goal in three games for Ipswich Town, but the Manchester City loanee was quick to praise Martyn Waghorn and Joe Garner after the Blues’ 3-0 win over Preston.

David McGoldrick

It proved to be a season of excitement but ultimate heartache for Ipswich Witches and their fans. MIKE BACON takes a look – at the team that never was!

Danny King

Our Throwback Thursday series continues, this week looking back to November 1983 and featuring Hot Chocolate, the opening of Whitton Sports Centre and fireworks at Christchurch Park.


An Ipswich man who was arrested after nearly 400 wraps of heroin and crack cocaine were found at a house where he was living has walked free from court after a judge decided not to send him straight to prison.

Ipswich Crown Court

A man has claimed he was forced to become involved in the supply of beroin and cocaine from a house in Ipswich after threats were made against him and his family.

Ipswich Crown Court

People living in the Waterfront area of Ipswich could have a new convenience store selling basic essentials when the long-awaited development of the Winerack is completed.

Ipswich Council

Accountancy firm Ensors is set to host its popular Budget Breakfast Briefing in Ipswich next month as part of a series of events.


Where is home to you? How a diary has inspired a new play looking at life growing up inside the care system.

Gordon Jones

The Port of Ipswich has hosted a visit to the town by the Department for International Trade’s Export Hub truck, part of the Government’s Exporting is GREAT campaign to promote growth in the UK.

Department for Transport

Train operator Greater Anglia is running extra services for the East Anglian derby this weekend.

Greater Anglia

Ipswich is set to get a brand new dedicated climbing centre near Ravenswood after a planning application was submitted to convert an unused warehouse.


The first East Anglian derby of the season might be less than two weeks away, but an Ipswich and Norwich battle is already afoot – and you can help win it for town.

University of Suffolk

Armed police were on the streets of Ipswich tonight after a group of males brandishing guns reportedly stormed a home near the town centre.


Why are teenagers so impulsive, sleepy and emotional and how can parents held them navigate these sometimes difficult years? Expert Dr Rosemary Taylor will be giving her tips to Suffolk parents next week. She told Sheena Grant more...

Sheena Grant

The creator of a Suffolk bacon jam firm is hoping to turn his products into a nationally-recognised brand by launching a franchise business.


I missed last week’s full meeting of Ipswich Council as I was soaking in the sights and sounds of the great city of Berlin, but my colleague Emily Townsend did a great job reporting on the row that blew up over the new borough local plan.

Ipswich Council

A firm of consulting engineers which has grown from two people working from home into a team of more than 40 has marked its 20th anniversary with a move to larger premises.


A house in Ipswich has been shut down by police after neighbours complained of suspected drug dealing and antisocial behaviour.


Ipswich will need nearly 10,000 new homes by 2031 according to forecasted figures, as Ipswich Borough Council this week unveils its new housing plan.

Ipswich Borough Council

Firefighters spent more than two hours battling a major blaze at a Suffolk barn in the early hours of this morning.

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

Hot-shot teen speedway star Drew Kemp is already pulling up the trees in the sport and one day dreams of racing for Ipswich Witches.

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