Four people have been killed in just 48 hours during a grim weekend on the roads of Suffolk and north Essex.

A campaigner has said it is "worrying" that thousands of vulnerable children risk being sidelined by mental health services, according to new research.

Community leaders have reacted with sadness and shock that two people have died in two separate Suffolk accidents a few miles apart.

The mother of two tennis superstars is coming to Ipswich as a special guest at a fundraiser to help more people get into the sport.

The mum of a teenage footballer who died in a crash 10 years ago has said a memorial fun day is a positive focus following the tragedy.

A pedestrian has died after being involved in a collision with several vehicles on the A14 at Woolpit this morning.

Eye witnesses have reported the roof of the former Fisons factory is "nearly blowing off" in high winds.

British singer Jessie J and her boyfriend Channing Tatum are the latest celebrity couple to choose west Suffolk to set up home.

Police are reminding motorists of potential delays on the A14 today as a huge electrical transformer is moved to its end destination.

The search for missing 82-year-old Brian Nunn continues today with the help of volunteers.

A fully-naked man who was running around Ipswich town centre was asked to 'put his clothes back on'.

Cooler weather and showers is the forecast for this weekend and into next week as the heatwave abates.

A pedestrian has been injured in an accident with a vehicle in Ipswich.

A 16-year-old boy has been stabbed in Ipswich.

The Delphi Industries site in Sudbury is to be sold for housing, dashing hopes it could be saved for industrial use and preserve up to 500 jobs.

There was disruption to train services in Colchester last night due to three "vulnerable females" on the line.

A man was taken to hospital following a "serious" accident on the A11, but his injuries are no longer thought to be life-threatening or life-changing.

Police have said they are "very concerned" for the welfare of a vulnerable man who is missing from Hadleigh in Essex.

A 77-year-old man has died following a fire at his sheltered accommodation flat in Suffolk.

Trains between Ipswich and Felixstowe will be replaced by buses this evening and all day tomorrow due to planned engineering works.

The A14 westbound has re-opened between Elmswell and Rougham after a "serious crash" closed it for more than eight hours.

Today is set to be the hottest day of the year in Suffolk so far with temperatures potentially reaching 28C - warmer than parts of Europe.

There are changes to some train services today including Ipswich, Felixstowe and Bury St Edmunds due to planned engineering works.

The slip road onto the A14 at Trimley St Martin is clear following an earlier two-car crash.

Buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Norwich today due to planned track renewal works.

A factory was evacuated after a chemical spill at a factory in Haverhill sparked a major response from emergency services.

The arrival of spring has been celebrated like in Tudor times with traditional May Day merriment at Kentwell Hall in Long Melford.

Traffic is building in Ipswich ahead of Town's last game of the Championship season at 12.30pm.

A motorist was caught by police clocking 109mph on the A14 at Ipswich.

The art of combat from a bygone time was on full display as men fought with authentic weapons to prove stamina and skill.

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