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A man who died after in a silo incident in Hestley Green has been named locally as farmer John Edwards.

He has been hailed as a hero in his home town of Hadleigh, presented with a prestigious award, and invited to lead Ipswich Town out at Portman Road – now Bowza the dog is back in the spotlight, and heading to screens across the country.

A former Suffolk firefighter has been awarded “substantial damages” from the county council after being exposed to asbestos over the course of his career.

A host of pro-EU campaigners distributed thousands of leaflets to households across Ipswich in an effort to boost momentum for a second Brexit referendum.

A 17-year-old boy has been found guilty of a public order offence after magistrates ruled he was “not a bystander” in an attack that saw a vulnerable woman pelted with flour and eggs.

An 83-year-old man who died following a collision in Great Bentley has been described as a “well-known and respected member of the local community”.

A 49-year-old man stabbed to death in Colchester died of injuries to his left lung, a post-mortem has revealed.

The family of a 20-year-old whose remains were discovered in a Suffolk fire have paid moving tribute to a big-hearted young man with ‘extraordinary integrity’.

Officers in Essex have advised people to “swipe left” on Valentine’s Day to protect themselves from so-called ‘romance fraud’.

A 34-year-old man will require surgery after being slashed in the face with a belt in the toilets of a Clacton bar.

An Army veteran who served across two continents is heading up a project to restore a priceless piece of British history in an effort to help ex-servicemen cope with PTSD.

Heading to the East Anglian derby today? Stay with us as we bring you live updates on all things trains and traffic ahead of the big game.

It’s famous for its wealth of history, but councillors have been eyeing up a rather modern idea for the market town of Framlingham – likely to set it apart from the average Anglo-Saxon settlement.

Officers have searched the area around an Ipswich park following reports a young child was taken out of a swing.

Fire at Whitton care home

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Residents at a care home on the Whitton estate in Ipswich were kept from danger as firefighters tackled a blaze in the building.

Approximately 55 firefighters are at the scene of a thatched roof fire in Rougham, near Bury St Edmunds.

Two men have been arrested and taken to custody in Ipswich following suspected metal thefts.

Forecasters are predicting another round of high winds this morning – with gusts of up to 50mph threatening havoc for drivers.

Two people re-arrested in connection with the death of an Ipswich man have now been released.

Police have cordoned off a portable building following a serious fire on land adjoining Leiston Football Club.

One expert believes a hungry seal may be to blame for the fate of a dead porpoise washed up on the banks of the River Orwell.

One of the UK’s largest media groups has revealed it will be taking over Celador Radio – which runs five stations across Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex.

Witnesses to an explosion that killed a man aboard a ship at Felixstowe port have described the harrowing scenes in the wake of the accident.

A learner driver ended up in hot water after reportedly driving on the wrong side of an Ipswich street.

Ivy the police dog saved the day by chasing down a suspect following a break in at a church in Colchester.

A village store was the victim of an early morning break in that left shattered glass strewn across the pavement.

Parts of Essex have woken up to a dusting of snow on rural roads and car parks, while Suffolk has largely escaped the deep freeze.

People in Felixstowe gathered in bitterly cold conditions to pay their respects to the victims of Britain’s biggest peacetime disaster.

The CEO of a new multi-academy trust in Ipswich has spoken about his vision to bring the best out of two high performing primary schools.

An inquest has opened into the death of 32-year-old man who was stabbed in an Ipswich street.

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