Tom Potter Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. East Suffolk reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @TomPotterEADT Suffolk road blocked after van and car collide outside pub 17 minutes ago Tom Potter A Suffolk road was partially blocked to traffic following a two vehicle collision on Saturday afternoon. 101mph driver says wasp sting forced her to 'put toe down' Yesterday, 17:00 Tom Potter A woman who drove at 101mph on a Suffolk road said she was forced to accelerate after being stung by a wasp. Prison protest sparked by poor TV reception Yesterday, 15:17 Tom Potter Prisoners at HMP Chelmsford launched a protest in a row over poor TV reception. Subaru Impreza driver clocked at 90mph in 50mph zone Yesterday, 13:50 Tom Potter A speeding driver has admitted travelling at 90mph through a 50mph stretch of the A14 in Suffolk. Concern at Suffolk's continued rise in use of knives in serious crime Thu, 16:23 Tom Potter Serious crime involving knives has increased by almost half in Suffolk since an Ipswich teenager was stabbed to death last June - leading campaigners to suggest 'nothing has changed'. Shoplifter spat at police who found kitchen knife in handbag at Waitrose Thu, 05:30 Tom Potter An Ipswich woman has been jailed for shoplifting, carrying a kitchen knife and assaulting a police officer at Waitrose. Guns, ammo and drugs seized by armed police in Suffolk Wed, 09:10 Tom Potter Seven people have been arrested on suspicion of weapons and drug offences following armed raids at locations including Suffolk. Anger as reports of racism and abuse over sexual orientation rise in Suffolk Tue, 15:49 Tom Potter Reports of racism and abuse based on someone's sexuality have increased in Suffolk - despite a fall in overall reported hate crime offences last year. Trains cancelled between Ipswich and Felixstowe Tue, 13:58 Tom Potter Disruption to train services between Ipswich and Felixstowe is expected to last for the rest of the day. Burglars hit two neighbouring Ipswich properties on same night Tue, 13:27 Tom Potter Police are investigating two overnight burglaries on the same street in Ipswich. Crash victim family's 'nightmare' because lorry driver used phone Tue, 10:37 Tom Potter The bereaved husband of a woman killed by a dangerous driver, who was distracted by his mobile phone, has spoken about the 'nightmare' of his loss. High profile murder case detective wins policing's 'players' player' award Tue, 09:27 Tom Potter A detective who worked on major investigations including the murder of an Ipswich teenager has been awarded for his contribution to policing. 'Everybody heard the chants' - Former Town defender Mings on Sofia racism Tue, 07:41 Tom Potter Former Ipswich Town defender Tyrone Mings has revealed he heard racist abuse before last night's Euro 2020 qualifier between England and Bulgaria had even kicked off. Dog owner's fourth fine for allowing pet to foul neighbouring property Mon, 16:30 Tom Potter A pet owner has been slapped with a £1,000 bill for allowing his dog to defecate on a neighbour's property. Pub attack pair jailed for 'disgraceful' attack on woman in front of child Saturday, October 12, 2019 Tom Potter An ex-couple have been jailed for beating a woman unconscious outside a Suffolk pub. Man faces trial over £250k cocaine haul seized near Ipswich Friday, October 11, 2019 Tom Potter A man has denied possession with intent to supply more than two kilos of cocaine seized near Ipswich. Drink-driving soldier crashed car while more than three times limit Friday, October 11, 2019 Tom Potter A Suffolk-based soldier has been banned from driving and fined £1,000 after crashing his car in Ipswich while more than three times the legal alcohol limit. Body found in search for missing Suffolk man Thursday, October 10, 2019 Tom Potter Police have confirmed the discovery of a body following the disappearance of a Suffolk man last month. Woman hurt in crash between car and motorbike in Hadleigh Thursday, October 10, 2019 Tom Potter A woman in her 50s was left injured following a collision between a car and a motorcycle near Ipswich on Thursday afternoon. Missing 84-year-old woman found, say police Thursday, October 10, 2019 Tom Potter A woman in her 80s who went missing from home at lunchtime on Thursday has been found, according to police. Student sleuths head to national crime solving competition Thursday, October 10, 2019 Tom Potter Three students with a zest for solving crime have made the UK final of a forensic investigation contest. Video Death crash trucker who was using mobile jailed for more than four years Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Tom Potter Lorry driver Raymond Hogg, who had been using his mobile phone moments before he crashed into stationary traffic on the A12, killing an Ipswich grandmother, has been jailed for more than four years. Recent rise in reports of missed call phone scam known as 'Wangiri' Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Tom Potter Consumer officials are warning people in Suffolk to beware of a phone scam known as ''Wangiri'. Woman charged with causing two deaths by dangerous driving Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Tom Potter A woman has been charged with causing the death of two people by dangerous driving on a Suffolk road. Ipswich man charged with dealing drugs to undercover police - five times Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Tom Potter A 23-year-old man has been accused of supplying class A drugs to undercover police on five occasions in Ipswich. Fare-dodging passenger threatened to stab train ticket inspector in face Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Tom Potter A fare-dodging rail passenger threatened to stab a member of staff in the face after being caught without a ticket. Ipswich youth club marks 40th birthday Monday, October 7, 2019 Tom Potter Four decades of youth club members gathered to celebrate the anniversary of an Ipswich institution. Unreliable plumbing left prison inmates with cold showers, report finds Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Tom Potter Further work is planned to solve plumbing problems at a prison after a report found inmates were taking cold showers. Video True crime television series set to focus on Ipswich murders Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Tom Potter A true crime show will revisit the disturbing case of an Ipswich teenager who became Britain's youngest female double murderer at the age of just 15. Man faked identity to extort intimate photos from teen on Instagram Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Tom Potter A former Suffolk man has been handed a suspended jail term for threatening to publish private photos of a teenage girl unless she sent more explicit images.