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Officials are investigating complaints about driving instruction in Ipswich, which follow reports of an instructor testing positive for a class-A drug during a lesson in the town.

Hundreds more wind turbines could be built off the Suffolk coast after the region’s seabed was included in a new round of bidding for developers.

A Suffolk housing development which repeatedly flouted regulations could still see homes demolished as the “ultimate sanction”.

Suffolk is “sleepwalking” towards ever worsening congestion after figures showed traffic volumes at some of the busiest roads have more than doubled in five years.

Suffolk stylist and social media sensation Eileen Lam has launched her third book featuring the “Dolly Treasures” and their adventures around the county - and beyond.

A Suffolk charity combatting rural isolation has been praised in a Government report on how to tackle loneliness.

Police have warned of the dangers of drug use after finding empty canisters of laughing gas by a Suffolk village hall.

A driver who was stopped in Ipswich for allegedly using a mobile phone behind the wheel has been arrested after reportedly giving a positive drugs test.

Two knife wielding robbers threatened staff at an Ipswich convenience shop before fleeing on foot with cash and cigarettes.

A learner motorcyclist had their bike seized after police found they had allegedly been riding with no rear brake pads.

Suffolk council chiefs have been accused of playing “backdoor politics” to push through proposals for a massive substation in an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Former senior staff at an Ipswich primary school which is run by a now troubled academy trust have warned of a debt legacy that could take years to clear.

An asylum seeker accused of lying about his age to attend a Suffolk school is reported to have suffered abuse and threats.

Every few years, dozens of descendents of the 15th century Suffolk nobleman John Clopton travel from America to visit the county where their family made its name.

A Suffolk village is set to host its first scarecrow competition raising funds for volunteers who respond to life threatening emergencies.

An award winning Suffolk community choir is hosting its annual workshop to offer aspiring singers the chance to be part of a premiere carol performance.

Stars of the West End will be treading the boards in Suffolk to save one of the county’s most special landscapes from flooding.

A shed fire in Ipswich attracted many calls to the emergency services this afternoon.

A low flying helicopter over the Ipswich waterfront has been causing a stir among passersby this afternoon.

Parents and carers of young people with learning disabilities are being encouraged to ensure they undergo an annual GP health check.

A Suffolk community centre has undergone improvements for disabled visitors.

A Suffolk singer is returning to her home county for a Christmas concert in aid of a children’s charity.

Updated Biker hurt after crash shuts Ipswich road

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

A motorcyclist has ben injured in a crash which has closed a busy Ipswich road.

A cyclist suffered multiple injuries during a crash with a car on the Shotley Peninsula.

A three car crash on the A12 has seen several people taken to hospital for treatment.

Suffolk shopkeepers are being urged to ban the sale of eggs and flour to young people as part of a police crackdown on antisocial behaviour this Halloween.

Runners have raised £2,600 to support servicemen and women during an inaugural race through a Suffolk forest.

A cold blast is set to see temperatures in Suffolk and Essex plummet into the weekend.

Train services on the mainline through Suffolk and Essex are returning to normal following cancellations and disruption brought by a track safety inspection.

NHS staff from EU countries account for up to a sixth of the workforce in some of the region’s key hospital roles, figures show.

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