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Detectives investigating reports of an attack outside an Ipswich restaurant have arrested two people.

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Theresa May has won the confidence vote on her leadership of the Conservatives – but has promised MPs she will not lead the party into the next General Election.

19:01

A powerhouse supermum from Melton has been crowned the World’s Strongest Woman – having only taken up the sport three-and-a-half years ago.

19:00

The New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich is set for a radical makeover after planning permission was approved for the development of the old borough council site and spiral carpark.

13:50

The step-sister of Ipswich teenager Tavis Spencer-Aitkens held his hand as he struggled to breathe following a knife attack near his father’s home, a court heard.

18:33

Police calling on the public for help locating a 51-year-old man from Ipswich.

17:53

Forecasters are warning Suffolk and north Essex could see a sprinkling of sleet over the next few days – as overnight temperatures look set to plummet.

Ipswich Town

17:00

Midfielder Cole Skuse believes he is ahead of schedule after undergoing a minor operation on the knee injury which is expected to keep him out for eight weeks.

12:05

Freddie Sears knows Ipswich Town must add goals to their team, with the January transfer window just around the corner.

Ipswich Town boss Paul Lambert is keen to add some Championship experience to his relegation-battling squad as soon as possible in January. In part one of this feature, STUART WATSON looks at some midfielders who fit the bill.

05:00

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history. Today features an abadoned match with Man City and Jon Stead scoring in 29 seconds.....

Yesterday, 19:13

Ipswich Town manager Paul Lambert is leaving no stone unturned in his search for January reinforcements.

Yesterday, 14:28

Ipswich Town are committed to signing loan player Janoi Donacien on a permanent deal once his immigration status is rubber stamped.

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My first car

Yesterday, 10:02

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!

Friday, December 7, 2018

Bernice Hartley’s first car was a 1933 Austin 7, called Chug, and it certainly did after she drove into some flood water and had to be hauled out by a tractor.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Richard Baxter recalls the pride he felt about owning his first car, a 2000 Ford Fiesta, and the sense of freedom that it gave him.

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19:27

Pantomimes, Christmas shows, celebrations of carols, the county is awash with festive fun. Miriam Spall from Where To Take Our Children/Suffolk Kids has look at the family events coming up this week

Igloo dining, gin bars and all you can eat buffets have been added to the list of options in store for foodie fans in Ipswich.

Suffolk’s iconic Christmas show creators Pat Whymark and Julian Harries have come up with a batty tale about knitting circles and the French revolution. Arts editor Andrew Clarke spoke to them about how they go about making people laugh

Yesterday, 13:11

Former Strictly Come Dancing professional Ian Waite reminisces trips to Pakefield Pontins and reveals who he wants to lift the glitterball trophy.

Yesterday, 10:25

With a jam-packed line-up of comedy, music and activities, Latitude Festival has been named the best family festival at a national awards ceremony.

Yesterday, 19:30

This is your chance to become Sherlock Holmes for the day as you take part in a giant detective adventure across town.

Yesterday, 09:53

Yates in Ipswich was packed at the weekend with many dancing, drinking and having a laugh. Do you recognise anyone in the pictures?

Sport

In his latest column, Nino Severino reports on the highlight of his year – the Elena Baltacha Foundation Awards.

11:01

Suffolk official Abi Marriott said becoming a FIFA referee is the ‘pinnacle of her career’ so far, writes Nick Garnham.

09:51

Coach Andy Northcote has described Suffolk’s 2019 fixture list as ‘arguably the hardest campaign we will enter’ in the Unicorns Championship.

09:40

Suffolk’s rising UFC star Arnold Allen has his sights set on the biggest year of his career in 2019 – one in which he hopes to break into the world’s top ten rankings and make his long-awaited American debut.

Yesterday, 19:06

Henley Athletic joint boss Liam Bevis says his team have got what it takes to regain their Suffolk & Ipswich League title.

Yesterday, 18:32

Ben David and Cai James have been keen rivals during their amateur days at Colchester Golf Club. Now both are professionals, writes Tony Garnett.

Yesterday, 13:23

Copdock & Old Ipswichian are to become the first cricket club in Suffolk to employ a full-time sports development officer.

Star Lifestyle

There is a temptation to spend yourself broke at Christmas but take care, you could spend a long time paying for a happy Christmas.

Mon, 13:23

After coming off the HRT tablets, Lynne is looking for new ways to tackle the effects of menopause. She’s not sure this latest gizmo works.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

The news that Ipswich Borough Assets has spent £23.3m on buying Beardmore Park in Martlesham Heath to provide an investment income stream has provoked many comments over the last week.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

In the years since 2010, women’s state pension age has risen to 65 years and from December 6, this year, a rise to 66 begins to be phased in.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Lynne is at home nursing a Christmas shopping injury

Monday, December 3, 2018

Are you entitled to a tax rebate as a Christmas bonus from HMRC? Employees in Suffolk are being urged to check if they qualify.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

The Kiss, the monumental sculpture by August Rodin has arrived in Ipswich and even the BBC national news took notice.

Business

Igloo dining, gin bars and all you can eat buffets have been added to the list of options in store for foodie fans in Ipswich.

16:52

Questions are being asked over the nature of Huawei’s operations in Ipswich. The telecoms company Huawei, which is currently embroiled in political controversy, is believed to employ around 100 people at its Martlesham base.

09:20

Today, Universal Credit will be introduced in the few last remaining isolated pockets of the country where it has yet to be introduced - including two towns in Suffolk.

08:15

When we dwell on the current impact of global warming, we tend to think of polar ice caps melting or Californian wild fires, both of which might seem a world away from sleepy Suffolk. But Jonathan Dyke, the managing director of Suffolk Yacht Harbour, says he can already see the impact of climate change on his harbour in Levington.

Bildeston-based TMJ Interiors has won a national award from the British Woodworking Federation for its work on a high-profile project at Bloomberg’s flagship £1bn headquarters building in London.

18:04

Business leaders in Suffolk have raised alarm bells on the catastrophic consequences that a hard deal or no deal Brexit could have on trade coming in and out of the Port of Felixstowe, and how this could affect their business.

16:58

As the managing director of 1FX, a foreign exchange provider based in Felixstowe, our guest on today’s podcast, James Feltwell, is particularly concerned about market volatility and the potential fallout of a disorderly Brexit.