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Waitrose is recalling jars of beetroot amid fears they could contain shards of broken glass.

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18 minutes ago

A wide field of possible candidates to take over as Prime Minister has already emerged - including west Suffolk's Matt Hancock - in the wake of Theresa May's resignation announcement.


Prime Minister Theresa May is to resign later this summer she confirmed today.

A GP surgery rated as "inadequate" earlier this year has made improvements, inspectors have said.


Every dog has its day, and that special moment has finally arrived for "big softie" Wilson - who was chosen from 1,000 photogenic four-legged friends to be the face of Suffolk's top canine celebration.

A new legal notice has been served against the developers at the former Fisons factory in Bramford.

Plans to flog unused land have been unveiled by one of Suffolk's biggest landholders, in a bid to tackle the county's housing crisis.

Ipswich Town

45 minutes ago

Goalkeeper Tomas Holy has agreed to join Ipswich Town and could complete his move as early as today, we understand.

Our Ipswich Town reporters, Stuart Watson and Andy Warren, swapped the press box for the Portman Road pitch today to take part in a special match to launch the club's new kit. STUART talks you through his experience.

Yesterday, 17:29

Ipswich Town stalwart Alan Brazil taunted fierce rivals Norwich City on his Talksport breakfast show today - insisting that the Blues are still the bigger club.

Yesterday, 15:29

Ipswich Town fans have been taking to social media to give their verdicts on the new kits for the 2019/20 season - here's what they've been saying.

Yesterday, 13:07

Ipswich Town have today revealed their new home and away kits for the 2019/20 season.

Wed, 17:57

Ipswich Town will face Cambridge United, at The Abbey Stadium, in their final summer friendly of 2019.

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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, 19:04

The independent photography festival Ginnel Foto Fest returns to Ipswich for the fourth time.

Yesterday, 19:00

With Rocketman, the new Elton John bio-pic opening this weekend, following hot on the heels of the ultra-successful Queen/Freddie Mercury film Bohemian Rhapsody, true-life stories have never been quite so popular at the box office.

Yesterday, 14:59

This year's Suffolk Show is celebrating a towering achievement as its first ever viewing platform nears completion.

Yesterday, 13:59

Military demonstrations at the Suffolk Show are expected to draw large crowds this year.

Yesterday, 07:30

A family is marking what would have been an Ipswich mum's 70th birthday, by holding a major event in aid of the ward where she was cared for.

Yesterday, 13:51

Rock legends Magnum are looking to bring down the house when they play The Apex in Bury St Edmunds at the beginning of June.

Yesterday, 13:00

Framlingham Gala Fest is back for a second year. The Framlingham Gala was successfully relaunched as a three-day event in 2018 and organisers have unveiled a packed programme providing something for everyone to enjoy this coming weekend.


Yesterday, 17:29

Jim Bradford won the Andrews Trophy Road Race near Chelmsford with fine display of power and tactical nous.

Yesterday, 17:15

In his latest column, Don Topley runs the rule over England's World Cup squad ahead of the start of the competition next week...

Yesterday, 17:00

Ipswich Witches star Richard Lawson says he is not surprised the Suffolk side have made the start they have to the current speedway season.

Wed, 16:45

Ipswich Witches skipper Danny King looks back at a good week for him and a fun weekend ahead!

Wed, 13:00

Suffolk athlete Emily Moyes celebrated a notable victory when representing England at the Loughborough International last Sunday.

Wed, 12:32

In his latest column, Nino Severino shares another Suffolk sporting success story - this time from Pipers Vale Gymnastics Club in Ipswich.

Wed, 07:00

Suffolk athlete Harry Hughes put a year of injury woes behind him to throw the longest distance recorded by a British javelin thrower for seven years, at the Loughborough International on Sunday.

Star Lifestyle

Yesterday, 16:37

The supermarket giant Sainsbury's started with one store in London's Drury Lane in 1869. And now as it celebrates its 150th birthday, we look back at its presence in Ipswich.

Yesterday, 05:39

This week Greater Anglia launched its "Norwich in 90, Ipswich in 60" services - a key element of its 2016 franchise agreement - but is it really a great leap forward?

Mon, 12:44

Is hoarding greetings cards a known condition... or is it just me?

Thursday, May 16, 2019

A week from today some of us will be voting in European Elections that it seemed like we would not be holding for politicians who may never take up their seats in Brussels and Strasbourg.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

It looks as if baby Archie, the first child of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be kept, as far as possible, away from the glare of publicity. We look at how it's going so far.

Monday, May 13, 2019

The British Board of Film Classification has been sent my X-rays and is due to reveal whether they are indeed mild.... or scary.

Thursday, May 9, 2019

So we've now had a week to digest the local election results across Suffolk and North Essex - and try to read the runes from a distinctly odd result.


8 minutes ago

Waitrose is recalling jars of beetroot amid fears they could contain shards of broken glass.

Suffolk Show-goers will be given an insight into how farm innovations could help reduce food miles and improve sustainability.

23 minutes ago

A top jewellery brand favoured by celebrities including Carole Middleton and the Duchess of Sussex is returning to the Suffolk Show for the fourth year.

A Suffolk malt firm is set to increase its capacity for making malt extract with a major £4.5m investment as demand for its product rises.

A medieval manor house dating to the early mid 15th century in 785 acres including prime farmland and agricultural buildings, goes on the market today.

Yesterday, 19:00

Dozens of real ales and ciders will feature at the Dove Street Inn's Spring Beer Festival.

Yesterday, 16:37

The supermarket giant Sainsbury's started with one store in London's Drury Lane in 1869. And now as it celebrates its 150th birthday, we look back at its presence in Ipswich.