An Ipswich Christmas shop appears to have reopened in Ipswich town centre just 13 days after it was ordered to close for the rest of lockdown.

A rollout of coronavirus vaccines in the new year could see life “start to get back to normal” after Easter, according to the health secretary.

Colchester MP Will Quince has used his time in lockdown as an “opportunity to reset”, dropping more than five stone and running 10km in less than an hour after battling with his weight for more than a decade.

Colchester Zoo has shared some adorable photos of its mandrill monkey Mindy and her newborn baby boy.

A 14-year-old from Colchester who feared he may have lost his leg in a racing crash has got back in the driving seat less than six months on.

A bridge over the River Stour, which is used by walkers to go between the villages of East Bergholt and Dedham, could be closed until the end of next year after highways officials deemed it unsafe.

A video showing the Ipswich Christmas lights being switched on has been shared to kick-start the festive season.

Christmas lights switch-ons have been forced to move online like most events in 2020 – so where and when can you watch them in Suffolk?

A cannabis lounge which has transformed its business into a popular vegan takeaway service during lockdown is moving to a new home in Sudbury.

A cordon has been put in place around the former Birketts building in Museum Street due to a suspected gas leak.

A positive case of Covid-19 has been confirmed at Fairfield Infant School in Felixstowe, with 90 children sent home to self-isolate.

An orange motorbike was stolen from a garage at a property in Hemingstone.

A glamping and leisure park development in Constable Country was broken into and more than £4,000 worth of goods and power tools were stolen.

A road has reopened after a crash left two people with serious injuries.

A serious crash involving two vehicles has closed both sides of the A1152 at Bromeswell, with police, ambulance and fire crews on scene.

A stretch of the A12 will be closed tonight as Highways England carries out further road repairs following a weekend of wet weather.

Some big brands have been questioned for trading as “essential retailers” in lockdown – but are these shops truly essential, or are they bending the rules?

A family-run business is opening a new escape room in Walton following its award-winning live experiences in Clacton and Harwich.

St Elizabeth Hospice has launched its ‘Be a Star’ campaign to help its team support more than 900 patients and their families this Christmas – which for many will be their last.

Black Friday is going to be a little bit different this year as for the first time ever it will be held entirely online – but which Suffolk stores are taking part?

The new owners of The Swan at Holbrook say they are “excited” to reopen the pub after it closed more than seven months ago.

Police have arrested a teenage girl after she admitted making a hoax call about a stabbing at Colchester Town Train Station.

A petition has been launched to stop a heritage bridge in Boxted, which was built in 1901, from being replaced with a wider structure to allow for larger vehicles, which residents deemed “a travesty”.

The mayor of Hadleigh is urging residents to “redouble” their efforts in preventing the spread of coronavirus after a cluster of cases were discovered at a care home and the town’s high school.

Ipswich independents and high street chains are offering ‘click and collect’ services during the current lockdown - here we look at who is taking part and how it works.

They stole the hearts of Constable Country with a social distancing photo tour in the first lockdown, and now the pair of miniature schnauzers have set out on a new picture project in the village of East Bergholt.

A Clacton nightspot has had its licence suspended after police were called to numerous fights where bottles and furniture were used as weapons, underage drinking and a lack of social distancing.

A woman from Capel St Mary who was diagnosed with alopecia at 14, and has worn a wig ever since, is sharing her story on Instagram to help others and find the courage to embrace being bald.

She has featured on The Ellen Show, is starring in the Cinderella movie, and now the Ipswich drummer Nandi Bushell has been invited to join the Foo Fighters onstage.

A farmer has been forced to put down 14 sheep after they had their ears chewed off in a vicious dog attack in a field in Little Bromley.

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