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Yesterday, 19:00

Prime Minister Boris Johnson was given a run-down on the state of play in Ipswich this week by the town's Conservative candidate Tom Hunt.

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Yesterday, 16:06

These are the first photos inside what is soon to become the new Ormiston Endeavour Academy in Ipswich - as a breathtaking £15million project to replace its ageing building takes place.

Yesterday, 19:30

From thrilling adult-only scares, to family-friendly pumpkin carving, there's a fright in store for all ages this October.

Yesterday, 19:00

One Man, Two Guvnors was a huge hit when it was premiered at the National Theatre nearly ten years ago. Now the New Wolsey Theatre is putting a new spin on the modern farce

Yesterday, 19:00

New figures reveal that the Coddenham Road railway bridge in Needham Market has been struck 17 times since the beginning of 2018 - as plans for CCTV are put in the pipeline.

Yesterday, 18:30

Ipswich mother "so grateful" to East Anglian fertility clinic for helping her achieve her dream...twice after "unexplained infertility" diagnosis.

Yesterday, 18:24

Next year sees the 80th anniversary of the introduction of rationing during the Second World War. Eastern Angles are touring with their new double-bill Food Wars looking at the ingenuity and resilience of a war-torn population

Ipswich Town

Yesterday, 17:00

Ipswich Town return to action away at Gillingham this weekend. ANDY WARREN looks at the talking points heading into the League One clash at Priestfield.

Yesterday, 15:04

James Norwood has revealed his groin injury is 'feeling fine' ahead of this weekend's visit to Gillingham.

Yesterday, 12:15

Ipswich Town boss Paul Lambert believes Cole Skuse could have played in the Premier League, such is the midfielder's passing ability.

Yesterday, 11:05

Football writer Carl Marston has visited 120 Football League grounds over the last 30 years, many of them reporting on Ipswich Town. Here he puts the spotlight on Priestfield Stadium, Town's destination this weekend

Yesterday, 06:00

DAVE GOODERHAM looks at Town's last two games and four points from six

Wed, 22:15

A suspected groin injury at MK Dons wasn't enough to stop Ipswich Town striker James Norwood from achieving his childhood wrestling dreams at a charity event.

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My first car

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Remember when cars seemed to be part of the family, and even had nicknames? Here are memories from around the area of the vehicles our mums, dads and grandparents drove when we were young.

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Milo the blue Ford KA was a loyal companion from start to finish for photographer Rachel Edge, as she reveals in the latest in our My First Car series.

Monday, December 24, 2018

Laurence Price's metallic blue 1968 Ford Anglia 105E had a habit of reverting to battleship grey but some of their adventures had an added sense of danger.

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Yesterday, 19:30

From thrilling adult-only scares, to family-friendly pumpkin carving, there's a fright in store for all ages this October.

Yesterday, 19:00

One Man, Two Guvnors was a huge hit when it was premiered at the National Theatre nearly ten years ago. Now the New Wolsey Theatre is putting a new spin on the modern farce

Yesterday, 18:24

Next year sees the 80th anniversary of the introduction of rationing during the Second World War. Eastern Angles are touring with their new double-bill Food Wars looking at the ingenuity and resilience of a war-torn population

Wed, 19:20

Common Ground theatre company have over the last ten years developed a strong community following throughout Suffolk and north Essex. Their plays mix farcical comedy with some thought-provoking sub-text.

Wed, 17:30

Theatre has always found ways to keep itself fresh and exciting. Now Paper Lantern theatre company is pioneering filmic theatre mixing traditional stagecraft with audio and dynamic visuals

Wed, 11:50

We've got Needham Lake and The Regal cinema and theatre. Can you think of others?

Wed, 11:22

The realities and hardships of farm life just a century ago are being brought to life by a new Suffolk folk fair.

Sport

Yesterday, 13:00

In his latest column, NINO SEVERINO looks ahead to a very special event coming up

Wed, 14:47

ACHILLES begin the defence of their Suffolk Senior Cup this weekend with a stiff task at home to Thurlow Nunn One LAKENHEATH.

Wed, 09:40

Ipswich Witches skipper Danny King looks forward to the British GP and the play-offs that are looming for the Witches.

Wed, 08:00

Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond) running in different parkruns. Here he heads to Milton Keynes and discovers that size is NOT everything at parkrun

Tue, 11:47

Laura Thomas and Danny Rock both celebrated big personal best times on their way to individual victories at the annual Richard Bennett Felixstowe Coastal 10, which boasted a big total of 452 finishers on a sunny Sunday morning.

Mon, 18:37

Stuart Boardley has resigned as first-team boss of Leiston.

Star Lifestyle

Tue, 16:09

If Boris Johnson had had his way a couple of weeks ago we wouldn't be at the start of the party conference season now, we would have been at the start of a general election campaign.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

I've always had a fairly benign view of local councillors - I'm sure that the vast majority put themselves up for election to make life better (as they see it) for their local communities.

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Trying to find a topical subject for a political column this week has been a total nightmare - no sooner has one issue blown up than the next thing you know it is trumped by something else even more unlikely.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

The debate over the Ipswich northern bypass - or Northern Route as councillors like to call it - sometimes looks like a gift that keeps on giving for political journalists like myself.

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Surely there is no one left who doesn't understand that high street retailing is facing a crisis - under pressure from the growth of online shopping, the migration of stores to retail parks, and a new squeeze on consumers.

Thursday, August 15, 2019

I've known for years that building a new road across the north of Ipswich was a divisive proposal - guaranteed to set town dwellers against their country cousins. I hadn't realised how much Blue-on-Blue anger it would spark!

Thursday, August 8, 2019

This week Liberal Democrats across Britain have their tails up after winning a famous victory in the by-election at Brecon and Radnorshire on the Welsh border.

Business

Yesterday, 19:30

Holiday home Daisy Cottage, at Friston near Aldeburgh, has been named the best in East Anglia by industry experts.

Yesterday, 12:45

Media company Archant has landed a significant deal with US tech giant Google and will launch several new news outlets.

Wed, 19:00

Final touches are being made to a major redevelopment of the former Namco bowling alley and Morrisons supermarket off Ipswich's Sproughton Road - with just five weeks to go until it is unveiled.

Yesterday, 11:50

The Government has opened bidding for the rights to develop new seabed wind farms in four key areas - including East Anglia.

Wed, 17:42

The popular Ipswich Beer Festival is set to make a welcome return this week after nearly 10 years away.

Wed, 17:29

An Ipswich company which built the yacht 007 sailed in Casino Royale has recorded another fine year.

Wed, 11:46

Milsoms in Dedham has been included in the top 100 restaurants in the Uk by an online fine dining guide.