A car and a pedestrian have collided on a road in Ipswich this morning.

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There are delays of over 20 minutes this morning after a car broke down on the A12 close to the the Copdock Interchange.

A task force is to be formed to examine how to improve traffic congestion in Ipswich as highways chiefs prepare to formally mothball plans for a northern bypass.

Flood alerts remain in place this morning following on from Storm Dennis this weekend.

One competitor was forced to land on an Ipswich school's field during battle to win The King's Cup in 1929

The number of people being admitted to hospital for alcohol related conditions has increased by over 20% in the past six years.


A man has denied using a baseball bat with a knife attached to the end to threaten another man outside a flat behind a Suffolk pub.

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Ipswich Town legend Terry Butcher has spoken of his delight in coming 'full circle' by taking on a bespoke role at Playford Road.

Yesterday, 17:39

After Alan Judge's 'boot toss' celebration against Burton at the weekend, ANDY WARREN looks at some of the more unusual ways Ipswich Town players have marked goals in recent years.

Yesterday, 16:30

For the first time in many years, I have missed two consecutive home games, writes Karl Fuller.

Yesterday, 15:48

Suffolk FA are to again hold County Cup Finals at Portman Road.

Yesterday, 12:39

Mark Heath, Stuart Watson, Andy Warren and Producer Ross Halls are back with another edition of the Kings of Anglia podcast.

Yesterday, 06:00

Would the real Ipswich Town please stand up? Is it the one which was so woeful against Wimbledon, or the team who played Burton off the park? I really wish I knew the answer, writes North Stander Terry Hunt.

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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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What's on

Yesterday, 18:57

Review: Ipswich Chamber Music Society, Coull String Quartet, February 15

Yesterday, 12:05

It's only fitting that ahead of the Oscar weekend we celebrate local success stories - so here are 24 films that utilised East Anglia's talent.

Yesterday, 11:19

Suffolk is a beautiful place to live, so it is not surprising that it has attracted some famous faces and persuaded them to put down roots here. How many celebrities have you seen out and about in Suffolk's towns?

Yesterday, 06:00

The groundwork is already well under way as the 100-day countdown officially begins for this year's Suffolk Show.

Yesterday, 14:17

Sir Tom Jones will be the headline act at a new music festival being held in Essex this summer - near the former site of V Festival.

Sunday, February 16, 2020

For the first time in more than 50 years the Aldeburgh Festival opens far away from the Suffolk coast, with a special concert in St Edmundsbury Cathedral to mark the 1,000th anniversary of Bury St Edmunds Abbey.

Sunday, February 16, 2020

The Aldeburgh Festival is one of the mainstays of the UK's arts calendar, however, this year it's opening concert takes place far from the coast.



Ipswich Witches have signed three-time world champion Jason Crump to lead the Foxhall side in the Premiership in 2020.

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Needham Market have 'nothing to lose,' when they travel to high-flying Chesham United for tonight's Southern League Challenge Cup semi-final tie.

Yesterday, 12:23

Join MIKE BACON and CARL MARSTON for another look at the non-league scene....

Sunday, February 16, 2020

Jahreau Shepherd put on the best performance of his career to lift the welterweight title in the main event of an extraordinary night of fights at Contenders 29.

Sunday, February 16, 2020

A 16-year-old from Ipswich who lives with autism and severe arthritis will be competing in a 24-hour endurance karting race this year.

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Needham Market 1 Lowestoft Town 0

Friday, February 14, 2020

The friends and teammates of speedway star Danny Ayres have made a poignant final lap of Mildenhall Fen Tigers' track in memory of the racer.

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Transport and environmental issues have been all over the news locally and nationally over the last week - and sometimes it's been incredibly difficult to work out the logic behind those who take positions on these issues.

Thursday, February 6, 2020

The UK is no longer formally a member of the EU - but in actual fact it remains tied very closely to Brussels for the next 11 months and quite what will happen then is still up in the air.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

There will be some who think I will be celebrating at the news that the Northern Route across Ipswich is set to be finally killed off by Suffolk County Council next month. I won't. I've always been a classic fence-sitter on the subject.

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Before I start this week, let me be quite clear. I like trains. I've always liked trains - from the most modern and fast to narrow-gauge steam trains chugging through Snowdonia.

Thursday, January 16, 2020

As someone born in east Suffolk and who has lived in Ipswich for the last 33 years, I feel I have built up an understanding of the town and my fellow residents.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

MPs returned to Westminster this week, and we really are seeing business returning to something approaching normality in the political world.

Thursday, January 2, 2020

At the start of a new year (and decade) I can't resist taking a look ahead at local and national politics that awaits us - and I'm not convinced 2020 will be a total disaster for the country.


Yesterday, 10:18

Staff at a Woodbridge fashion retail chain will be among those facing a worrying time as it tries for a cash injection after a big drop in sales nationally.

Yesterday, 06:00

Malt firm Muntons is in the middle of future-proofing the business with a multi-million pound investment programme in its Stowmarket site - but its boss would like to see a major upgrade of the nearby A14.

Saturday, February 15, 2020

People living in rural East Anglia could be spending thousands more on household essentials than others in the UK, according to a new report.

Friday, February 14, 2020

A veteran living with post-traumatic stress disorder has moved one step closer to achieving his dream after opening a coffee shop in Ipswich town centre.

Friday, February 14, 2020

Felixstowe port authorities have screened people on vessels to ensure no-one has been infected with coronavirus.

Friday, February 14, 2020

Members of the Suffolk Agricultural Association (SAA) gathered at Ipswich's Trinity Park - the home of the show - for their annual general meeting on Tuesday (February 11) to be given good news about last year's performance and the general robust health of their organisation.

Friday, February 14, 2020

A life-saving Ipswich skills centre has held its grand opening after a remodelling.