Community leaders in three villages have lodged strong objections to plans for 340 new homes and a £1million early years centre – amid growing concern over the huge growth of the area.

A package of different projects are being drawn up to offset the impact of Sizewell C on east Suffolk – with help for housing, wildlife, tourism, the environment and communities.

Felixstowe is to say goodbye to one of its most popular families, which is begining to break-up.

Investigations are to take place to see if Felixstowe can stage a drive-in cinema this summer.

A man was treated in hospital after being attacked in Ipswich.

The horse box towed by a car was travelling under the rail bridge at Manningtree station when the top of the box became wedged beneath the bridge.

Bosses at Argos say they are preparing to reopen their Felixstowe town centre store.

Construction of an exciting new contemporary dining venue on Felixstowe seafront is set to start next month – and the operators of the £1.5million venture have been revealed.

A specially-branded mobile library is set to begin its tour of part of Suffolk tomorrow, Monday, July 13 – to enable people to view the full plans for the proposed Sizewell C nuclear power plant.

Pub giant Wetherspoon is hoping it will be lucky seven after it revealed its latest proposals for a new pub in Felixstowe town centre.

Good progress is being made to demolish one of the largest buildings in the area – with the work set to feature in a TV documentary.

Police are appealing for help to trace a missing 17-year-old girl from Ipswich.

Two fire crews are dealing with a car blaze on the busy A12 just south of Ipswich.

A teenage girl has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting an emergency worker after a police officer was punched in the face during a disturbance.

Suffolk’s weather is taking a turn for the better at last – with temperatures set to be on the rise again.

Suffolk MP Dan Poulter has spoken of his opposition to plans for a new nuclear power station on the county’s coast – citing the impact on the environment and the substantial lack of road and rail improvements to cope with the 10-year construction of the project as his main reasons.

Modern and past firefighting skills were on display back in 1984 when Ipswich fire station held an open day.

Fans joined players in 1978 at Portman Road to celebrate Ipswich Town’s biggest success for 16 years.

Felixstowe’s main town centre shopping area has been closed off to traffic for the foreseeable future – to make life safer for visitors.

A day out at the seaside, a big parade, funfair, music and entertainment, and colourful carnival capers – what more could you want?

Felixstowe’s main town centre shopping area has been closed off to traffic for the foreseeable future – to make life safer for visitors.

Felixstowe’s amusement park has existed on its seafront site for 88 years – providing family fun for daytrippers and holidaymakers for generations.

Huge crowds and plenty of excitement usually accompany royal visits, though some occasions are more low key and away from the public eye.

Suffolk’s senior Church of England clergyman is encouraging parishes to adopt a “cautious reopening process” following the news that churches can hold public worship and weddings from this weekend.

It seems hard to believe that it’s 28 years since the opening of the Buttermarket shopping complex in the heart of Ipswich town centre.

There was fun for all ages as Ipswich held an event to showcase the opportunities for sport and play across the town.

Royal visitors always bring great excitement – and huge crowds to see them.

A huge empty office block which was to be turned into nearly 200 new homes is being demolished – to make way for a distribution centre.

Forty areas across east Suffolk are being allowed to ‘re-wild’ - with weeds, grasses and wildlflowers allowed to grow uncut to attract wildlife.

It’s less than three weeks to go until the winners of our competition highlighting the county’s best lockdown gardens are announced.

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