Adam Howlett Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Senior Reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @EADTadam Plans take shape for new orthopaedic centre - but will it be in Colchester or Ipswich? Yesterday, 08:00 Adam Howlett An NHS Trust is putting together plans for its new multi-million pound orthopaedic centre - but is not yet indicating whether it will open in Ipswich or Colchester. tReds shoe shop closes its doors in Ipswich Fri, 16:28 Adam Howlett A trendy shoe shop chain is the latest store to close its doors in Ipswich - as it is revealed there are more than 100 shop units currently empty in the town. How will Suffolk's public sector cope with Brexit? Saturday, September 28, 2019 Adam Howlett Suffolk's Brexit business advisers have briefed the county's public sector leaders on their strategy as Britain prepares to leave the EU. Suffolk's only magistrates' court 'needs updating or replacing', crime chief warns Saturday, September 28, 2019 Adam Howlett Suffolk's last remaining magistrates' court needs updating or replacing to make it fit for purpose, the county's crime chief has warned. More than 3,400 children in Suffolk aged 2-16 are 'severely obese' Friday, September 27, 2019 Adam Howlett Childhood obesity was top of the agenda at Suffolk's Health and Wellbeing Board yesterday - as it was revealed more than 3,400 children between the age of two and 16 in Suffolk are 'severely obese'. Council to set up eight community partnerships across east Suffolk Thursday, September 26, 2019 Adam Howlett The full council voted to approve plans for the partnerships, which are expected to be up and running early next year. Revealed: The most expensive places in Suffolk to dispose of garden waste Thursday, September 26, 2019 Adam Howlett Every council in Suffolk bar one charge more than the national average for brown bin collections, it has been revealed. New venture for popular Woodbridge bakery Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Adam Howlett A popular bakery in the heart of Woodbridge has announced a new venture with a local business - which could be opening early next year. Council set to grant permission for 42 new homes in Somersham despite objection from community Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Adam Howlett Plans for 42 homes in Somersham are set to get the rubber stamp by Mid Suffolk Council next week despite objections from the community. Council frustrated as key questions on Sizewell C remain unanswered Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Adam Howlett Suffolk County Council has unanimously approved its joint response to the Sizewell C stage four consultation - but said it was disappointed questions over key issues remain unanswered. Plans to transform cafe and cake shop into 'food hub' set for go-ahead Friday, September 20, 2019 Adam Howlett Plans to transform Woodbridge's Cake Shop Bakery and Fire Station Coffee Shop into a 'food hub' are set to get the green light from East Suffolk Council next week. Revealed - More than a third of Ipswich year 6 pupils now overweight or obese Friday, September 20, 2019 Adam Howlett Ipswich is now above the national and regional average for overweight and obese children in year 6, it can be revealed. Council set to decide on future of Defiance Pub site in Ipswich Tuesday, September 17, 2019 Adam Howlett Plans for two blocks of flats and the redevelopment of the former Defiance pub site in Ipswich are set to be approved. Council set to give green light to policy limiting age of taxi vehicles in Ipswich Tuesday, September 17, 2019 Adam Howlett Ipswich Borough Council is set to give the green light to its new taxi licencing policy - which would set a maximum age on vehicles to combat harmful emissions. Man dies following crash near Marks Tey railway station Thursday, September 12, 2019 Adam Howlett A man in his 50s has died following a crash near Marks Tey railway station. Fire crews remain at scene of heath blaze - 24 hours after it broke out Thursday, September 12, 2019 Adam Howlett Firefighters have spent more than 24 hours tackling a 50-acre field blaze which broke out on the outskirts of Ipswich. Deadline looming for Stars of Suffolk Awards nominations - but there's still time to put a name forward Wednesday, September 11, 2019 Adam Howlett The deadline for Stars of Suffolk Awards nominations is fast approaching - but there's still time to put forward someone you think deserves special recognition for making Suffolk a better place to live. 'Call police straight away' - Warning after man in 'pig mask' tries to accost children in Ipswich Wednesday, September 11, 2019 Adam Howlett A councillor is set to speak with police officers covering her ward after a group of children were accosted in her ward by a man reportedly wearing a pig mask in Ipswich. Probation service case management judged 'unacceptably poor' by inspectors Wednesday, September 11, 2019 Adam Howlett The probation service in Suffolk and Norfolk is not supervising offenders effectively - with its case management deemed 'unacceptably poor' - according to inspectors. Woman has clothes pulled off in dog attack Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Adam Howlett A woman has been attacked by a dog in Ipswich - pulling off some of her clothing as it jumped at her. Road closed after burst water main creates sinkhole Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Adam Howlett A sinkhole has opened up in Holbrook near Ipswich - closing the road to traffic. Breaking news from across Suffolk and north Essex Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Adam Howlett Keep up to date with all the breaking travel, crime and weather from across Suffolk and Essex with our live blog today. Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Adam Howlett A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following reports a woman was attacked at a property in Lowestoft. Major train disruption in Suffolk and Essex after vehicle hits railway bridge in London Friday, September 6, 2019 Adam Howlett Passengers are facing delays on the rails today after a vehicle struck a bridge close between London Liverpool Street and Bethnal Green. Woman grabbed from behind and assaulted in Ipswich Friday, September 6, 2019 Adam Howlett A 23-year-old man has been arrested after a woman in her 40s grabbed from behind and assaulted. First pictures of world's largest container ship as it docks at the Port of Felixstowe Friday, September 6, 2019 Adam Howlett The world's largest container ship - MSC Gulsun - has arrived at the Port of Felixstowe. Video Ipswich foodbank charity's new headquarters gets final lick of paint Friday, September 6, 2019 Adam Howlett The finishing touches have been made to the Ipswich foodbank charity's new headquarters - thanks to an army of dedicated volunteers. Fire Union claims drop in firefighter numbers is stretching service Thursday, September 5, 2019 Adam Howlett Firefighter numbers in Suffolk and Essex have reduced drastically over the last ten years, the Fire Brigades Union has revealed. MP says region's ambulance service trust needs to be broken up Wednesday, September 4, 2019 Adam Howlett An MP has renewed her call to break up the region's ambulance service into two or three smaller organisations. Mother speaks out about daughter Rebecca's life-saving legacy Wednesday, September 4, 2019 Adam Howlett The mother of a nursery teacher who died suddenly from a rare undiagnosed heart condition almost ten years ago has spoken of her daughter's lifesaving legacy.