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The Orwell Bridge will be closed overnight this week to allow for safety repairs, it has been confirmed.

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Yesterday, 10:12

More than 40 children have been arrested in Suffolk this year on suspicion of drug dealing, leading to calls for us to take a "collective responsibility" for protecting the youngest and most vulnerable members of our community.

Yesterday, 09:46

A family stuck in Japan after visiting for the rugby world cup have this morning spoken of the devastation caused by Typhoon Hagibis.

Yesterday, 14:15

It was a dramatic curtain call at the New Wolsey Studio's after a man was taken ill during a production.

Yesterday, 19:00

Sausage dog owners in Suffolk are pulling together to help a woman and her son from Fressingfield after one of their dogs was tragically killed in an accident, and the other recovers from major surgery.

Yesterday, 13:08

Harry was shot down while fighting the Nazis over Europe. Later, the businessman brought a huge number of jobs to Hadleigh

Yesterday, 17:00

Sausage fans got to take sample some unusual new flavours at the annual Framlingham sausage festival today.

Ipswich Town

Yesterday, 16:17

Sixto Peralta spent just one season at Ipswich Town but remembers his time in Suffolk with great fondness. ANDY WARREN spoke to the Argentine.

Yesterday, 12:00

Emyr Huws is looking to make up for lost time and 'contribute with assists, goals and performances' as Ipswich Town push for an immediate return to the Championship.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Ipswich Town fans have had their say on who the Blues' best player has been so far this season - and here are the results!

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Best mates and a future managerial duo... STUART WATSON spoke to Cole Skuse about his friendship with Ipswich Town skipper Luke Chambers for the latest edition of Kings of Anglia magazine.

Friday, October 11, 2019

Ipswich Town boss Paul Lambert is reported to have opened talks with owner Marcus Evans regarding a new contract.

Friday, October 11, 2019

Two of Ipswich Town's League One rivals - Sunderland and Peterborough - are eyeing up a January move for Ipswich Town defender James Wilson, according to Football Insider.

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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, 17:00

Sausage fans got to take sample some unusual new flavours at the annual Framlingham sausage festival today.

Yesterday, 14:17

There's the Millennium Green, shops with character, and plenty more. Have we missed your favourite things?

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Suffolk singer Ed Sheeran joins Adele and the late Amy Winehouse in a list of artists who have sold more albums than any others in the 21st century thus far.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Superstar Ed Sheeran has appeared in a video shared by the Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry, on social media - hinting at a collaboration between the two for World Mental Health Day.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

The 'top-ranking town of Woodbridge' will be the focus of a new BBC One show called Escape to the Perfect Town, when it airs on TV today.

Friday, October 4, 2019

A new music festival which aims to encourage touring bands to visit Ipswich has got underway with live music at the Cornhill.

Friday, October 4, 2019

Popstar Hannah Spearritt has said she hopes to bring back memories of S Club 7 during her pantomime debut as this year's Ipswich Regent Christmas show.


Yesterday, 16:04

Crane Sports solidified their spot at the top of the SIL Senior Division with a 2-1 away win over the side just behind them, Old Newton United.

Yesterday, 13:30

Velocity Trophy Group One

Felixstowe & Walton United 2

Coggeshall Town 2

(Felixstowe won 5-4 on pens)

Taking the lead on 58 seconds in your first game as manager at home was a start made in heaven for Stuart Boardley on Saturday, writes Barry Grossmith.

Yesterday, 13:02

The Ipswich Witches will have to wait another day to get their Premiership Play-off Final clash with the Swindon Robins underway.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

With the Witches versus Robins play-offs in sight, one promoter, one fan and one journalist got together to discuss the big meeting ahead.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Leighton Town 2 Hadleigh United 1

Friday, October 11, 2019

It's IPSWICH WITCHES v SWINDON ROBINS in the Premiership speedway play-off final... MIKE BACON takes a look at how he feels the final will pan out.

Star Lifestyle

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Anyone who has seen my column over the last couple of years will know of my concerns about the violent language that is increasingly being used in political debates in this country.

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Ipswich's new-look Cornhill has certainly proved to be a significant meeting place this month with three major protests taking place - or at least gathering there.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

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.


Yesterday, 13:08

Harry was shot down while fighting the Nazis over Europe. Later, the businessman brought a huge number of jobs to Hadleigh

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Innkeeper William Cripps is calling time on The Peacock Inn, in the pretty village of Chelsworth.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Ipswich Community Media has won a grant of almost £20,000 to help migrants improve their English skills and help them get into work.

Friday, October 11, 2019

A 72ft Challenger sail training ship has arrived back in Ipswich for the first time since she was "fitted out" here in 2008.

Friday, October 11, 2019

Rose Cottage, in East Lane, Bawdsey is a unique property which has panoramic sea views.

Friday, October 11, 2019

Hundreds of lots of tractors and trailers, farm vehicles, plant and machinery are in the October auction sale at Campsea Ashe.

Friday, October 11, 2019

Brexit is looming - but what impact will it have in East Anglia?