Adam Howlett

A 90-year-old war veteran who as a civil servant played an important role in the creation of the NHS died after twice falling from his bed at an Ipswich community hospital, an inquest has heard.

Two massive boats - weighing 59 and 44 tonnes each - are being transported on the roads of Suffolk next week.

A "fun-loving" 22-year-old carer from Stowmarket died after taking a "massive" cocktail of medication, an inquest has heard.

Suffolk is set for a warmer end to the week - with temperatures on Sunday expected to reach 12C.

Police are investigating a spate of garage thefts in Ipswich - after eight were broken into at the weekend.

Suffolk woke to a spectacular sunrise this morning as the county was covered in a layer of frost.

Police have arrested a 51-year-old man on suspicion of murder following a crash in Essex which claimed the life of a 12-year-old boy.

Reports of child cruelty and neglect in Essex have risen five-fold over the last five years, new figures reveal.

A family whose home has been hit by vehicles three times in the last three years is pleading for a 30mph zone in the area - after the pub opposite was struck by a car just last week.

A 27-year-old man died while fishing with friends in Ipswich, an inquest has heard.

An inquest has opened into the death of a 20-year-old woman from Stowmarket who died despite paramedics performing CPR for more than an hour.

A coroner has raised concerns with how information is passed between officers and custody after a father-of two took his own life just 30 hours after being released from a Suffolk police station.

Terrifying dash-cam footage has been released of an Ipswich motorist crashing while driving at 90mph in a 30mph zone.

A woman has suffered 'life changing' injuries after being hit by a car on the A12 near Martlesham.

Three more people have been arrested following a mass brawl in Ipswich at the weekend which left four people injured.

A crash on the A12 near Colchester is causing heavy tailbacks towards Ipswich.

A stretch of the A12 northbound near Woodbridge was closed by police after a crash this afternoon.

Almost one in five patients who attended Ipswich Hospital's accident and emergency department in September was not seen within the four-hour target.

Emergency services have been called to a crash in Woodbridge - where a car smashed into a lamp post.

Ed Sheeran is among the top artists bringing a huge boost to the nation's economy, with the UK's music industry now bringing in more than £5billion a year.

BSC Multicultural Services - formally known as the Bangladeshi Support Centre - celebrates its 20th anniversary this weekend.

Emergency services have attended the scene of a crash between a lorry and a car on the A14 near Woolpit.

An inquest into the death of a 70-year-old woman from Ipswich found "no evidence" she was fully reviewed before being twice discharged from hospital - which could have affected the outcome of her life-saving surgery.

A Suffolk mother-of three who suffered a serious brain injury in a car crash is urging motorists and cyclists to stay safe on the roads this winter.

A three-vehicle crash on the A14 near Ipswich which caused miles of tailbacks this evening has now been cleared by police.

Trains between Ipswich and Lowestoft have returned to regular service after flooding on the line at Brampton led to a replacement bus service this afternoon.

Plans to build 42 homes in Somersham - which have faced fierce opposition from villagers - have been given the go-ahead by a planning committee.

A mother-of-three whose death sparked a police investigation in Ipswich died of natural causes, an inquest has concluded.

Runners and cyclists took to the Speedway track at Foxhall Stadium at the weekend for an exciting new off-road challenge.

A woman has told how it was "hard to accept" she had to turn to the Surviving Winter appeal for help after losing her husband - as the campaign is launched again this year.

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