Michael Steward Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. firstname.lastname@example.org @MichaelReporter Research into dog cancer could lead to screening test for popular breeds Wed, 19:30 Michael Steward Scientists investigating skin cancer in dogs hope new research can lead to a DNA screening test being made available for two of the UK’s most popular breeds. One in ten pupils persistently absent from schools in Suffolk and Essex Mon, 07:30 Michael Steward One in ten pupils were persistently absent from schools in Suffolk and Essex last year, according to latest government figures. Where will roadworks be happening this week? Sunday, April 14, 2019 Michael Steward Avoid hold-ups on the region’s roads by finding out about planned roadworks in Suffolk and north Essex this week. Anonymous donation of more than £100,000 left to Suffolk charity Sunday, April 14, 2019 Michael Steward An anonymous donation of more than £100,000 left to a Suffolk charity will be used to fund breaks for family carers across the county. Convenience shop staff member assaulted during robbery Sunday, April 14, 2019 Michael Steward A member of staff at an Ipswich convenience store was assaulted after three assailants entered the shop and stole cigarettes and cash. New club in Sudbury aims to bring people together through love of whiskey Saturday, April 13, 2019 Michael Steward Whiskey enthusiasts are being encouraged to join a new club in Sudbury which is aiming to bring people in the town together through their love of the drink. Bounty fined £400,000 for sharing personal data unlawfully Saturday, April 13, 2019 Michael Steward A pregnancy and parenting club has been fined £400,000 for illegally sharing personal information of more than 14 million people following an investigation. 'Exciting opportunities' available to ready RAF Lakenheath for F-35s Friday, April 12, 2019 Michael Steward A multi-million pound project to house the new F-35 fighter jets at RAF Lakenheath will provide “a number of exciting opportunities” for people across the region. 'Disappointment' as major bid for technology hub in East Anglia is rejected Thursday, April 11, 2019 Michael Steward A major bid to create a pioneering Institute of Technology in East Anglia was one of just three to be rejected after the government announced the recipients of a £170million funding pot. Essex man investigated over Rwandan genocide claims Tuesday, April 9, 2019 Michael Steward The Metropolitan Police has confirmed detectives are investigating five people living in the UK – including one from Essex – over allegations relating to the Rwanda genocide 25 years ago. Time running out to make bids in Ultimate Charity Auction Tuesday, April 9, 2019 Michael Steward Time is running out to make bids in a huge online charity auction, with more than 100 prizes up for grabs – including a VIP trip to watch boxer Anthony Joshua in New York. Two separate crashes happen within minutes in Ipswich Friday, April 5, 2019 Michael Steward Emergency services attended two separate crashes within minutes of each other in Ipswich tonight. Updated Fire crews tackle outbuilding blaze at Washbrook Friday, April 5, 2019 Michael Steward Firefighters spent around two hours tackling an outbuilding blaze on the outskirts of Ipswich this evening. 'We were watching television and the house began to shake' – Woman speaks after Felixstowe Road crash Friday, April 5, 2019 Michael Steward A woman has spoken of her shock after a two-car crash in Ipswich saw one vehicle smash through a brick wall in her front garden. Updated Woman taken to hospital after two-car crash in Felixstowe Road Friday, April 5, 2019 Michael Steward A woman was taken to hospital following a two-vehicle crash in Ipswich. Former breast cancer surgeon who has fought disease becomes ambassador Thursday, April 4, 2019 Michael Steward A Suffolk woman who worked as a breast cancer surgeon during and after her own treatment for the disease will now help other patients manage their way back to employment following a diagnosis. Revealed - the 10 fastest speeds recorded on Suffolk's roads by police Tuesday, April 2, 2019 Michael Steward The top ten fastest speeds clocked by police on Suffolk’s roads over the past three years have been revealed. Missed hospital appointments cost NHS £10million a year Saturday, March 30, 2019 Michael Steward More than 1,500 appointments were missed each week at hospitals in Ipswich, Colchester and Bury St Edmunds last year, costing the NHS more than £10million. Man dies after being found in River Lark in Bury St Edmunds Thursday, March 28, 2019 Michael Steward A man has died after being found in the River Lark near Tesco in Bury St Edmunds this afternoon. Person taken to hospital after incident at Tesco car park in Bury St Edmunds Thursday, March 28, 2019 Michael Steward Emergency services responded to reports of a person in water at a supermarket car park in Bury St Edmunds this afternoon. Babergh ranked second happiest place to live in the UK Thursday, March 28, 2019 Michael Steward The Suffolk district of Babergh is the second happiest place in the UK, according to a new study. Video Mum who helps parents of premature babies after giving birth at 24-weeks seeks more knitters Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Michael Steward A Suffolk mother-of-two who launched an organisation to support parents of premature babies after her second son was born at just 24-weeks is searching for more people to help her crusade. Parents asked to fund school essentials due to budget cuts, says union Tuesday, March 26, 2019 adam howlett and Michael Steward Parents are being asked to make voluntary contributions to pay for school essentials following cuts to per pupil funding across Suffolk and Essex, according to a teaching union. Former EADT and Star reporter completes half marathon following leukemia diagnosis Monday, March 25, 2019 Michael Steward A former East Anglian Daily Times and Ipswich Star sports reporter completed his first half-marathon at the weekend less than three years since he was diagnosed with a form of leukaemia. Body of woman found in river in Hadleigh Sunday, March 24, 2019 Michael Steward The body of a woman has been found in the River Brett in Hadleigh. Keith Flint fans invited to 'raise the roof' ahead of Essex church service Saturday, March 23, 2019 Michael Steward Fans of Prodigy star Keith Flint are being invited to line a procession route ahead of a private service celebrating his life in Essex next week. Police appeal after parked car has back window smashed Friday, March 22, 2019 Michael Steward A parked car in Ipswich had its back window smashed last weekend, causing £150 worth of damage. Pensioner whose story inspired memorial flypast visits Suffolk airbases Thursday, March 21, 2019 Michael Steward A pensioner whose heart-warming story inspired a special anniversary flypast to pay tribute to a fallen American air crew has visited two Suffolk airbases to thank those involved. Suffolk Family Carers scoops national award Tuesday, March 19, 2019 Michael Steward A Suffolk charity that supports unpaid carers across the county has scooped a national award for its work in the community. Video Teenager who feared she would never sing again to perform at concert Thursday, March 14, 2019 Michael Steward An inspirational teenager who feared she would never sing again after a cancerous tumour was discovered in her throat will perform in front of hundreds of people next month.