Natalie Sadler Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Digital and Lifestyle Editor email@example.com @Noodles13 Planned Orwell Bridge closures start TOMORROW Sunday, October 13, 2019 Natalie Sadler The Orwell Bridge will be closed overnight this week to allow for safety repairs, it has been confirmed. Ed Sheeran's Multiply and Divide albums among the biggest selling of the millennium Saturday, October 12, 2019 Natalie Sadler Suffolk singer Ed Sheeran joins Adele and the late Amy Winehouse in a list of artists who have sold more albums than any others in the 21st century thus far. Hospice team 'humbled' by generosity as Hero heads home Friday, October 4, 2019 Natalie Sadler The team behind the Elmer parade have admitted they were 'humbled' by a surprise plot to secure the extra Hero sculpture for the hospice as the statues were auctioned off this week. And they are gone! Elmer sculptures sold at auction Thursday, October 3, 2019 Natalie Sadler Art enthusiasts and hospice supporters dug deep to raise more than £260,000 tonight as Suffolk's Elmer sculptures went under the hammer. Live Elmer goes under the hammer - live auction updates Thursday, October 3, 2019 Natalie Sadler Follow us for live updates from Ipswich Corn Exchange where the 56 large Elmer statues which have drawn crowds from across the world to Ipswich this summer are being sold at auction. Ed Sheeran to sign Castle on the Hill Elmer Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Natalie Sadler Mega star Ed Sheeran has vowed to sign the Castle on the Hill statue for the winning bidder after it goes under the hammer at the Elmer's Big parade Suffolk auction on Thursday. How one Ipswich business has gone above and beyond to help those in their hour of need Sunday, September 22, 2019 Natalie Sadler One of the key sponsors of the Elmer's Big Parade trail has achieved their goal of raising £20,000 for the hospice which hosted the major art event in Ipswich this summer. Holidaymakers in limbo as they await news on Thomas Cook crisis Sunday, September 22, 2019 Natalie Sadler Suffolk travellers are anxiously waiting to hear if they will be able to jet off on long-planned holidays, or be able to fly home as planned, as the future of tour operator Thomas Cook hangs in the balance. 'Little nappy incident' closes swimming pool Friday, September 20, 2019 Natalie Sadler There has been an 'accident' at Kingfisher Leisure Centre in Sudbury - and as a result the pool has been closed this evening. Video Updated: A12 gridlocked after diesel spill Friday, September 20, 2019 Natalie Sadler Traffic travelling northbound on the A12 near Martlesham is at a standstill after a diesel spillage closed one lane. Updated Missing mum Ashleigh Fisk is pregnant with third child, say concerned parents Sunday, September 1, 2019 Natalie Sadler 'Ashleigh please come home with the boys' - this was the plea this morning from the parents of a missing mum who has not been seen since leaving Ipswich five days ago with her two young children. Video 'They are my world' says father of missing Zachory and Logan Saturday, August 31, 2019 Natalie Sadler The father of two young boys who have been missing from their Ipswich home for four days has made an emotional plea for information. Which is the best museum in Suffolk? Friday, August 30, 2019 Natalie Sadler From transport to art, seafaring to industrial heritage, when it comes to museums Suffolk has it covered but which is your favourite? 'He looked humble and proud': Ed Sheeran stuns fans for second night in a row Saturday, August 24, 2019 Natalie Sadler As if one homecoming gig was not enough, Ed Sheeran was back tonight for night two of four. Tell Us What do you think of the Elmer trail? Monday, August 19, 2019 Natalie Sadler The organisers of the Elmer's Big Parade Suffolk trail want people to share their views about the Ipswich attraction in a new visitor survey by Zing. How much have Elmer spotters raised so far this summer? Friday, August 16, 2019 Natalie Sadler It may be only £1 but each and every donation offered up for a copy of the Elmer's Big Parade Suffolk map adds up - as the team behind the successful art trail have been discovering this week. How this father-of-three is sharing his PTSD recovery via Instagram Sunday, July 21, 2019 Natalie Sadler For years Pc John Clarke thought he was invincible, policing the streets of Ipswich and dealing with fatal car crashes, stabbings and intercepting drug dealers. Live updates from the Suffolk Business Awards 2019 Thursday, July 4, 2019 Natalie Sadler Tonight the winners of the 2019 Suffolk Business Awards will be revealed during a special ceremony at Milsoms Kesgrave Hall - and we will are here to bring you live updates. How to get involved in the Elmer trail this weekend - and get a FREE sticker album Friday, June 14, 2019 Natalie Sadler In just a few hours time the brightly painted Elmer sculptures will begin arriving on the streets of Ipswich ready for Elmer's Big Parade Suffolk. Gallery Elmer fever hits Ipswich - one more sleep to go Friday, June 14, 2019 Natalie Sadler As the final countdown to Elmer's Big Parade Suffolk begins, Ipswich is gearing up for a colour explosion. Have you spotted an elephant on your travels? Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Natalie Sadler A herd of elephants has arrived on the streets of Ipswich - including this crimson fellow. Video War veterans join Voyage of Remembrance to Normandy Sunday, June 2, 2019 Natalie Sadler War heroes have set sail for Normandy as the nation looks to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Review: Upsy Daisy comes to life for CBeebies fans Wednesday, May 29, 2019 Natalie Sadler Iggle Piggle, Makka Pakka, and the Pinky Ponk are on tour and this week they have stopped off at the Regent Theatre, Ipswich. Live Suffolk Show 2019 - News, travel and photos from around Trinity Park Wednesday, May 29, 2019 Natalie Sadler Today Suffolk's farmers will be showcasing their prized herds as families descend on Trinity Park for the Suffolk Show 2019. Live Suffolk Food and Drink Awards - winners revealed Monday, April 29, 2019 Natalie Sadler This evening chefs, restaurateurs, producers and retailers gathered to celebrate Suffolk's finest food and drink at Milsom's Kesgrave Hall. Opinion Seven reasons we love to holiday in England Saturday, March 23, 2019 Natalie Sadler When it comes to our summer holiday this year we are sticking even closer to home than usual, writes Natalie Sadler. Mum wins World Book Day with hand-coloured Elmer costume Thursday, March 7, 2019 Natalie Sadler It was a case of Sharpies to the rescue when Max Mallett came up with a last-minute request for a bespoke World Book Day costume this week. Blog Review: Milkshake! Live brings high octane fun to Regent Theatre, Ipswich Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Natalie Sadler It's half term and that means only one thing in theatre land - auditoriums packed with over-excited children for family-friendly shows. Family given fresh hope after sighting of missing Leon Friday, February 8, 2019 Natalie Sadler A family left distraught by the disappearance of their beloved son, Leon Clark, say they are reassured by fresh sightings of the 20-year-old. Community spirit in wake of 'shocking' death crash Sunday, February 3, 2019 Natalie Sadler A village left in shock after a light aircraft crash landed has rallied to support the emergency services.