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Furious union members and healthcare workers are fighting to protect health visitor jobs in Suffolk after plans to cut a quarter of their workforce have emerged.

These stunning images of lightning and thunderclouds have been sent in by readers after almost 8,000 lightning strikes hit Suffolk and Essex overnight.

As summer slowly creeps back into Suffolk and Essex, flies start to re-emerge - so fight them off with these simple, handy tips.

A 48-year-old man who went missing from Bury St Edmunds has been located by police.

A BMW M3 and a Volkswagen Golf were left immobile after thieves stole all their wheels in overnight thefts in Bury St Edmunds.

Firefighters tackled a blaze in a crane at the Port of Felixstowe this morning, ensuring dock workers were moved to safety and securing the area.

Sandwiches and salads were removed from menus at Ipswich Hospital in the wake of a listeria outbreak whcih has led to five deaths.

Seven fire crews tackled a blaze in a barn full of straw just outside Ipswich this morning.

Thunder and lightning will rattle Suffolk and Essex on Tuesday night, with heavy rain expected to fall across East Anglia in the next 24 hours.

A train near Colchester has collided with a cow on the tracks, causing disruption on the Greater Anglia network.

In June 2018 black beetles swarmed in Suffolk, leaving residents covered in bugs - will they return to East Anglia in 2019?

Shed thefts across Suffolk are leaving victims stumped after coats, food and low value items were taken from public and private gardens.

Which celebrities from Suffolk and Essex are being searched for the most on Wikipedia? Find out which famous faces are from your town.

Street racers in Copdock and Washbrook are a 'top priority' for police in Ipswich as booming music and exhausts continue to disturb families.

Elmer's Big Parade Suffolk takes over Ipswich in one day's time, with thousands of visitors and millions of pounds expected to flow to the town.

One driver in Ipswich was left stunned after an NCP car park issued him with a fine more than 200 times the cost of his ticket.

The revival a historic seaside pier has been dealt a huge blow after a bid to overturn a rejected planning application failed.

House-shares and overcrowding complaints soared in Ipswich in the last 12 months as more homes are split into bedsits.

Elmer's Big Parade and an Ipswich barbers are giving four young Town fans the chance to lead the team out at Portman Road next season.

A failing mental health trust accepted it needed to make improvements following the suicide of a mother-of-two in its care.

Football legends Paul Gascoigne and Vinnie Jones are coming to Ipswich for one night only.

A man has died after a collision between a car and a lorry on a rural Suffolk road.

The tragic death of a motorcyclist has prompted calls for tighter speed limits and safety measures at a busy junction in Kesgrave.

With less than 24 hours to go, four champions of the OVO Energy Women's Tour are ready to set Suffolk alight with fierce racing between Beccles and Stowmarket.

Allotment keepers in one Suffolk town are becoming concerned about the strange break-ins on their patch.

A street party in Ipswich is back for a second year for a day of community fun in the sun.

A pub in Stowmarket is the latest location in the town to fit a life-saving defibrilator.

Ipswich High School is here to make its students as happy as possible - that is the message from two of the newest appointments at the Suffolk independent school.

Aldeburgh and Southwold feature in the top 10 seaside resorts in the UK - but Clacton-on-Sea in Essex has finished bottom of the table.

An 11-year-old boy is still seriously ill in hospital he was involved in an accident with an Audi in Kesgrave.

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