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Terry Baxter

As Bury St Edmunds was celebrating reaching the final of the Britain in Bloom competition, in Ipswich there were congratulations for the Suffolk neighbour – but also a call for the town to rediscover its green fingers.

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Annual college awards ceremony at Suffolk New College hails stars of the future

Roger Fern

Business chiefs in Ipswich have called on the county council to “make every effort” for the Upper Orwell Crossings project to go ahead – but campaign groups have said homeowners are breathing a sigh of relief.

Matthew Hicks

Bosses at Ipswich Council insist that the reconstruction of the town’s Cornhill will be completed by the end of October despite concerns that the work could be blown off schedule by changes to the paving.

Ipswich Council

Ipswich’s new multi-storey Crown Car Park opens at noon on Monday – six months late – providing 541 new spaces for visitors to the town centre.

David Ellesmere

Ipswich council bosses have vowed to make the entrance to the Waterfront “something we can all be proud of” as part of its new million pound investment in the gateway.

David Ellesmere

Developers have thrown open the doors of a former Ipswich nightspot for the first time in several years – as a multi-million pound revamp of the site gets under way.

David Ellesmere

Education charity Inspire Suffolk, which supports local young people onto a positive future, is partnering with hotel group TA Hotel Collection and facilities management company Vertas to provide hospitality training and job opportunities.

Could Lloyds Avenue be transformed into a traffic-free haven for pavement cafes and Wolsey’s Gate become the centre of a pedestrianised Waterfront square?


A Suffolk charity will have its logo emblazoned on the shirt of a runner in this year’s London Marathon for the first time ever.


A boost for Ipswich - the transformation of former Hollywood nightclub into offices is under way.


Inspire Suffolk has held its first ever awards ceremony- shining a light on the successes of its students and staff.

An Ipswich-based charity that provides sporting opportunities to young and disabled people across the county has won a £5,000 cash boost.


Budding presenters in Suffolk have been offered more time to enter an exciting competition.


Ipswich Buses have offered free transport to and from job and work experience interviews for students working with Inspire Suffolk in the town.

Nominations are being sought for this year’s Raising the Bar awards for schools and educational organisations from across Suffolk.

Gordon Jones

Bosses at Inspire Suffolk are making a final appeal for votes in the last week of a competition.

A charity is hosting free drop-in sports and crafts sessions in Ipswich to help parents struggling due to weather-related school closures.

Stuart Watson, EADT chief football writer, caught up with BRENNER WOOLLEY, to speak to him about his journey to the microphone at Portman Road in a feature first produced in Kings of Anglia

Stuart Watson

Highways England is set to answer some key questions on Orwell Bridge closures next week, as bosses address councillors in Ipswich on the latest measures.

Ipswich Borough Council

The team trying to save a Suffolk village’s fire ravaged pub have concluded it can be done – but will cost £1.6m and take up to three years.

Suffolk County Council

The boss of the largest store in Ipswich town centre has welcomed the long-awaited start of work on the Cornhill reconstruction.

Post Office

The Orwell Bridge is expected to close for the third time this winter as high winds are forecast again on Thursday morning.

Tim Passmore

A new protocol into Orwell Bridge closures is expected to be published within the next six weeks, Highways England says.

Ipswich Central

Highways England has confirmed it is considering whether cars can continue across the Orwell Bridge in the event of strong winds as a “high priority” following yesterday’s closure – the third in a year.

Suffolk police

Superdrug is set to move into the former Tavern Street HMV store in Ipswich - once the entertainment retailer completes its move to its new home at Sailmakers shopping centre.

Ipswich Borough Council

Superdrug is set to move into the former Tavern Street HMV store in Ipswich - once the entertainment retailer completes its move to its new home at Sailmakers shopping centre.

Ipswich Borough Council

Two Suffolk charities teamed up last night to put on a glittering ball.


Shoppers across Ipswich have expressed their delight at the return of a traditional Christmas tree on the Cornhill this year, as a survey carried out by this newspaper has revealed that nine in 10 people are happy to see the tree return.

David Ellesmere

The former Next store in Ipswich’s Westgate Street is to become a new branch for growing fashion chain Tessuti.

Ipswich council

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