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An Ipswich Town legend has spoken of how he feels “empty” after brazen burglars stole his prized FA Cup winner’s medal from his home as part of a major haul.

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With less than 24 hours until the lunar eclipse, will the skies stay clear enough to see the lunar phenomenom?

A child who ran from police was caught by officers who then seized alcohol from the youngster.

A learner rider who was seen by police travelling with a broken ‘L’ plate has been arrested after reportedly testing positive for drugs at the roadside.

Thousands of pounds could be waiting for people living in Suffolk as dozens of estates remain unclaimed.

Two fire engines were called to a huge fire in Hadleigh which left a garage completely destroyed.

It’s been another disappointing weekend for Ipswich town fans as their loss sees them stay at the bottom of the table. But shake off the blues because there is lots of other things to celebrate in Suffolk in 2019 – here are our top picks.

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Ipswich Town remain seven points adrift of safety at the foot of the Championship table following yesterday’s 2-0 defeat at Blackburn Rovers. Chief football writer STUART WATSON has his final say of the weekend.

11:00

North Stander Terry Hunt is enjoying Paul Lambert’s respect for the Club, but feels quite simply, Town are going down.

06:00

Andy Warren takes a snappy look back at Ipswich Town’s 2-0 loss at Blackburn Rovers.

Yesterday, 18:41

Paul Lambert says his decision to pay for Ipswich Town fans’ travel to Blackburn today was him repaying a debt of thanks for the support he has received since he arrived.

Yesterday, 18:18

Ipswich Town manager Paul Lambert felt striker Will Keane was too honest in this afternoon’s -0 defeat at Blackburn Rovers.

Yesterday, 18:02

Andy Warren hands out his player ratings following Ipswich Town’s 2-0 defeat at Blackburn.

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My first car

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.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Sheila Payne bought her first car, a 1954 split-screen Morris Minor, 10 years after passing her test and it had a stowaway in the back seat.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

With its peeling paintwork and clunky suspension, Ella Wilkinson’s battered Mazda 3 was not a picture of health but she loved it all the more for that but had to resort to a hammer when she locked herself out!

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The Truth Is Out There. That was the maxim for the hit TV series The X-Files, the investigation into strange, mysterious lights in the sky, reports of alien contact on earth and other unexplained phenomena.

Yesterday, 12:00

He has finally been crowned king of the ballroom and now Strictly Come Dancing star Kevin Clifton tells Jessica Long why he is returning to a theatre tour which holds professional and personal memories.

Yesterday, 10:25

They promised they were on a Motown Mission of classic songs and they certainly delivered.

Yesterday, 08:00

Slade, Abba or even Timmy Mallett? Which was the first cassette you ever bought? Following reports that cassettes are making a comeback, people have been recalling the first tape they owned.

Fri, 19:00

TV lovers are in for a treat this year with the return of so many great shows including Games of Thrones, Line of Duty, and Stranger Things. But what is top of your priority list?

Thu, 20:00

East Anglia continues to thrive as one of the leading theatre centres outside London. And this season there are a raft of premieres coming our way.

Thu, 15:52

Baby, It’s Cold Outside – but if you’re a musician dreaming of becoming the next Ed Sheeran, then you could be thinking Here Comes Summer as applications for this year’s Ipswich Music Day on July 7 open next week.

Sport

28 minutes ago

Helen Davies set a new personal best on her way to winning the 10K race at Snetterton on Sunday.

13:47

In the latest in our Series of the ever-popular parkruns across Suffolk and North-East Essex, we put the spotlight on Saturday’s weekly Ipswich parkrun

Fri, 13:09

Stuart Boardley’s Leiston travel to Rushall Olympic tomorrow afternoon as they make the trip to Walsall to face Rushall Olympic in the Evo-Stik Southern Premier Central Division (kick off 3 o’clock), writes Craig Cooper.

Star Lifestyle

January 21 is designated Blue Monday. Christmas is over, the credit card bills are in, the weather’s rubbish and you don’t get paid until the last day of the month. Here are some tips to get through it.

Yesterday, 16:58

Ipswich has served its community and many who live outside of the town boundaries for countless years – so why do people talk it down?

Thu, 05:30

Much has already been said and written about the comments from Suffolk Coastal councillor Geoff Holdcroft about the “cesspit down the road” which was almost universally seen as dig at Ipswich.

Wed, 21:00

Some people are stocking up on tins and dried goods ahead of the Brexit decision, so what’s in their trollies?

Mon, 20:59

Okay, I’ve already said I’m not going vegan but given the chance to be seasonally hairy... bring it on

Mon, 12:52

After Sir Andy Murray’s emotional press conference when he announced he would be retiring from tennis, TalkSport presenter and former Ipswich player Alan Brazil had a bit to say about the sportsman’s tears.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

I’ve been following the Sizewell C saga carefully because I feel as if I have a personal stake in the issue.

Business

16:20

A jewellery group with a combined turnover of more than £24m has called in the administrators.

Yesterday, 17:47

There were tears today as Next closed down its only clearance outlet in East Anglia - and it’s not the only retailer shutting up shop at the outlet village.

Yesterday, 17:40

A major logistics company is seeing demand for warehousing space soar in the countdown to Brexit.

Yesterday, 12:50

Many businesses, especially in retail, have been hit by the rapid growth of the internet and `home shopping’, but Caps Cases is an exception.

Yesterday, 10:50

Those who over-indulged throughout the festive period may consider working at insurance broker iGO4, which has claim to being Colchester’s healthiest place to work after being named Workplace of the Year by charity Living Sport.

Yesterday, 08:24

An Ipswich shopping centre enjoyed over half-a-million visitors who spent more than £25m during December.

Yesterday, 06:00

The loss of major companies in the south Suffolk area over the last 18 months is a “worrying trend”, according to a county councillor.