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Yesterday, 19:00

An Ipswich woman who claims she was locked in a loft and left without food and drink for three days escaped by kicking the door open and running to a neighbour for help, a court heard.

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Yesterday, 16:56

Police and firefighters could be sharing a rebuilt station at Princes Street in Ipswich by the end of 2021, it has emerged.

Yesterday, 16:39

A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of rape in connection with a serious sexual assault in Christchurch Park.

Yesterday, 16:30

The consultation period over a possible route for an Ipswich northern bypass finished at the end of last week - but it is likely to be next year before councils start to consider their next steps in the controversial saga.

Yesterday, 19:30

Don't risk your lives - or your homes - by blocking emergency vehicles that might need to get down your street.

Yesterday, 18:50

Excited staff at Colchester Zoo are celebrating the arrival of two rare Amur leopard cubs.

Yesterday, 17:33

A leading Ipswich nursery revered for its 'inspirational' teaching has been named outstanding by Ofsted for the third time running.

Ipswich Town

Yesterday, 17:00

Ipswich Town face MK Dons, at Stadium MK, in a League One clash tomorrow evening (7.45pm). STUART WATSON takes a closer look at the Dons.

Yesterday, 15:21

Will Keane says he is fit and ready to start games for Ipswich Town and believes he could form an attacking front three alongside James Norwood and Kayden Jackson.

Yesterday, 13:00

Town fan Karl Fuller reflects on Town's draw with Doncaster... A point gained or two dropped?

Yesterday, 06:00

Ipswich Town's unbeaten start to life in League One continued with a goalless home draw against Doncaster Rovers on Saturday. TERRY HUNT gives his thoughts.

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Anthony Georgiou is hoping his starting chance for Ipswich Town arrives soon.

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Ipswich Town extended their unbeaten start to the season with a goalless home draw against Doncaster Rovers at Portman Road yesterday. STUART WATSON gives his thoughts.

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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, 14:29

Filming has begun for the Hollywood blockbuster movie The Dig - a Netflix movie starring Carey Mulligan and Ralph Fiennes based on the world famous discovery of the Saxon burial ship at Sutton Hoo.

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Stunning images of a Blue Tit have won a photographer from Orford a prestigious British Wildlife Photography Award.

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Andrew Davies has had a long career turning classic literature into dynamic television. Now, with his new series Sanditon, he is getting the opportunity to finish a story by Jane Austen

Friday, September 13, 2019

A dad-of-two left with an amputated leg after a botched operation has gone head-to-head with the Eggheads alongside his wife and volunteers from the pair's Suffolk-based charity.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Review: One Man, Two Guvnors, by Richard Bean, New Wolsey Theatre, until September 28

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Staff at a popular Suffolk gastropub are celebrating after it won a place in The Good Food Guide for the first time - less than a year after reopening.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Iconic British designer Vivienne Westwood loves to work in silk and is often inspired by designs from the past. A new exhibition in Sudbury puts Westwood's designs in a suitably historic setting

Sport

Yesterday, 18:37

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

Friday, September 13, 2019

In his latest cricket column, Don Topley reveals his reasons why England lost the Ashes, suggests who will be their new head coach and bids farewell to three icons of the game..

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Colchester rider Cam Hurst led the Bloodwise/QSW team to a double win at the Amis Velo cyclo-cross, taking the Senior Men's race himself while new Bloodwise recruit Max Bolton was top Junior - Junior being the 16/17 year-old category, writes Fergus Muir.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

In his latest column, Nino Severino discusses the unlikely US Open victory of teenager Bianca Andreescu, and how he can use that to inspire the talented youngsters he coaches in Ipswich.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

This month Katy Sandalls discusses the growing attendances in women's football and how important it is that the buzz continues.

Star Lifestyle

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.

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Boris Johnson has now been Prime Minister for a week and it's already been a bit of a whirlwind as he travels around the country with the air of a Medieval Monarch offering gifts to all who cross his path.

Business

Yesterday, 17:19

Renovation work on a Suffolk pier that has seen better days is set to start soon - thanks to a European Union (EU) grant.

Yesterday, 13:01

A Suffolk pub which closed five months ago after the company running it collapsed is set to reopen under new management.

Yesterday, 09:38

Freight forwarders Omni Freight Services, has introduced a new service providing clients with shipping to Libya from Felixstowe port.

Yesterday, 18:59

The owners of a new space which combines a cafe, coffee shop and bakery are offering a traditional eatery after noticing similar outlets have "become a bit lost" in the town.

Yesterday, 18:00

The Pink Shed Salon in Brantham - created from a former cow shed - has scooped five national awards.

Yesterday, 14:58

Organisations in Suffolk and Norfolk are working to help people with physical and learning disabilities into work.

Yesterday, 14:07

Good news for fans of finger-licking good chicken - KFC is expanding across the UK, including more stores in Suffolk