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After a bit of a damp and wet start to the day it’s set to get brighter later with good spells of sunshine being predicted by this afternoon.

A community close to the Essex Suffolk border has been left shocked and saddened following the death of a pedestrian.

Major work to increase the train capacity between Ipswich and Felixstowe has resulted in the line being closed today.

The mother of missing Suffolk airman Corrie McKeague has said she believes a person caught on CCTV wearing “incredibly bright” clothing could be her son - but police have revealed they have identified the man in question.

A pedestrian has died following a collision with a car in Harwich Road, Lawford, early this morning.

A 54-year-old man has been sentenced to a six-month prison term for breaching a string of criminal behaviour orders.

Get your umbrellas and wet weather clothes out this afternoon and watch out for some gusty winds this morning.

An Older Persons’ Fair aimed at relieving loneliness and isolation is to be held at Needham Market Community Centre.

Large areas of land stretching as far as Lowestoft in north Suffolk down to Clacton, Walton-on-the-Naze and Mersea Island on the Essex coast are set to be destroyed as rising seas levels flood homes and devastate coastal communities, a chastening Met Office report has concluded.

A three vehicle crash on the A12 at Saxmundham caused traffic hold ups at lunchtime today.

A BMW X5 has been broken into with the centre dashboard, including sat-nav device and steering wheel stolen.

A motorist had to be cut free from their car this morning following a crash at the junction of Newton Road and Rosehill Road, in Ipswich.

Emergency services were called out to two crashes near Hadleigh this morning.

Witnesses are being sought after a crash on the Copdock roundabout where the A12 and A14 meet.

Today is going to get colder with the chance of heavy rain showers mixed with hail and sleet.

It was full of poignancy and pageantry and attended by up to 800 people from across a wide spectrum of communities in Suffolk.

The family of a Stowupland teenager, who died suddenly from complications from undiagnosed Type 1 diabetes, have paid tribute to the many people and supporters who backed their fundraising initiatives after being presented with a prestigious award.

Millions of people over the age of 65, more than the entire population of Birmingham along with 15,000 in Suffolk, feel they have nobody to turn to for help and support.

A rogue trader from Ipswich, described as a serial offender, who carried out poor block paving and landscaping work, is starting a nine-month prison sentence.

A signal fault at Liverpool Street station halted services in and out of the terminal today.

A man who threatened and chased staff around a shop full of customers with a knife has been jailed.

A broken down car on the A14 at Copdock caused traffic delays for motorists this morning.

A broken down freight train delayed services between Ipswich and Cambridge this morning.

An appeal to help find a missing 20-year-old man from Felixstowe came to a successful conclusion today.

Have you seen missing woman Camilla Tarr.

There’s going to be more unsettled conditions across Suffolk and Essex for the most part of the week.

Two vehicles came off the carriageways on the A12 and A14 this evening during the wet weather.

The sausages were sizzling and the crowds crammed into Framlingham for the eighth Sausage Festival yesterday which was hailed a huge success.

Fundraisers were out in earnest in Ipswich today to help raise money for Alzheimer’s Research UK.

The Bodyguard TV series on BBC television prompted a real life protection officer from Bury St Edmunds to talk to students at Suffolk New College, in Ipswich.

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