Ipswich has become a ghost town in the wake of the coronavirus crisis - and there are fears the situation will escalate.

An angling group in Suffolk has slapped down social media rumours that it wants to cull otters because they were affecting fish stocks.

Residents in Melton have been given compensation over severe flooding which caused damage to their properties.

A 20mph limit is set to be introduced in parts of Woodbridge after a four-year long debate.

Proposals have been out forward to create a new cycle path alongside one of Suffolk’s most picturesque and popular rivers.

A handmade toy company is hoping to breathe new life into a former estate agents after being granted permission to convert the Woodbridge offices into a shop.

Christine Keeler was the icon of a generation and she has been brought back to life by Suffolk actress Sophie Cookson in a high profile BBC television drama.

With Christmas behind us and a New Year ahead, attentions are turning to healthier lifestyles and fitness regimes. Here we look at how you can make 2020 your healthiest year yet in Suffolk.

The rising number of shops and industrial buildings sitting vacant on our high streets is a worrying sign for many of us but as we look ahead to the new year there is hope that several key sites in Woodbridge could soon be developed.

Staff at a care home in Woodbridge are celebrating after gaining a much improved rating following a Care Quality Commission (CQC) check up.

A Woodbridge-based soldier who died during the D-Day commemorations in France has been honoured by the barracks where he served.

Teenagers struggling with anxiety, exam stress and a lack of confidence are being offered help and support from volunteer mentors in rural Suffolk.

A bakery in Woodbridge is hoping to turn the flat above its premises into a space where a professional cake baker will run her own business and teach cake making classes.

A thief used a crowbar to smash into the Salvation Army’s Woodbridge office and steal £670 from a security safe.

Organisers of a summer music festival have been helping the next generation of musicians and artists by supporting creative arts at Woodbridge primary schools.

The future of a Woodbridge riverside landmark with stunning views of the River Deben is still in limbo - despite fervent calls for it to remain part of the community.

A Suffolk town has changed its mayor halfway through the civic year – as part of a dynamic new way of leading the community.

A Suffolk pub has been declared the most dog-friendly in the East of England after beating 230 rivals for the canine cosy award for the second year in a row.

A new head teacher has been announced for Woodbridge School - with its first female leader ever to be appointed in its 443 year history.

A teenager from Woodbridge protesting against climate change is making her mark across the UK in a bid to raise awareness about global destruction.

He might’ve been teased for looking like a girl - but this schoolboy proved growing his hair was a “really cool thing to do” after 1million people watched him cut his blonde locks to donate to charity.

Not content with the modern way of living and drawn to the region for it’s rich Anglo-Saxon history, Alec Newland’s lifestyle is more in keepng with 625 AD than the 21st century.

A main road in Ufford is due to be closed for two days next week due to tree felling works, Suffolk Highways have said.

A time capsule is to be buried beneath Notcutts’ highly anticipated new restaurant at its Woodbridge garden centre.

A former bank in a Suffolk town is to take on a new lease of life as a high-end restaurant with hopes of a Christmas opening.

A Woodbridge pub re-opened their restaurant today eight weeks after a devastating fire destroyed the kitchen.

A new farm shop is set to open at the former site of Graville’s sweet shop in Woodbridge.

It has just been announced that a former X-Factor winner, BRIT award nominee and award-winning West End star will be coming to Woodbridge for an intimate performance by the Suffolk riverside.

Owners of a handmade toy company have submitted proposals for a new shop in Woodbridge – with the applicants hoping to breathe new life into a former estate agents.

Building works are due to commence later this year in Melton as plans for a new care home have finally been approved.

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