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Was actor Daniel Craig, in character as James Bond, spotted taking time out from his busy schedule in Ipswich town centre on Saturday?

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From a police officer being mowed down by a fleeing criminal, to footage of a drunk-driver causing a head on crash - here are some of this year's most shocking dashcam videos.


Almost 40 of the region's neighbourhoods are among the most deprived in England - with some sitting alongside areas of great wealth.


We've had the Ed Sheeran concerts. The Ed Sheeran: Made in Suffolk exhibition is continuing to draw crowds to Christchurch Mansion - now you can follow the Ed Sheeran trail around Ipswich.

A major investigation is under way after a woman in her 30s suffered multiple stab wounds.

Find out who has been sentenced in Suffolk this week, including a shoplifter who spat at police and a pair who attacked a mother in front of her nine-year-old son.


A Suffolk man diagnosed with prostate cancer was "moments away" from being shot by police after he brandished an imitation gun, a court has heard.

Ipswich Town


Paul Lambert would have no problem turning to Emyr Huws if Flynn Downes misses out at Accrington tomorrow.


Ipswich Town are in action against Accrington Stanley tomorrow. ANDY WARREN looks ahead to the game which pits the league leaders against the side in 20th.

Yesterday, 17:00

Ipswich Town take on Accrington Stanley in a league game for the first time ever on Sunday (12pm ko). STUART WATSON takes a look at the Lancashire club.

Yesterday, 16:20

Paul Warne retains an interest in former Ipswich winger Grant Ward but the Rotherham boss 'has a feeling' the Blues may look to re-sign the 24-year-old.

Yesterday, 12:00

This week we are analysing Ipswich Town's start to the League One season which sees them top the table at the quarter mark. Next up ANDY WARREN looks at the potential threats ahead for the Blues.

Yesterday, 10:44

Ipswich Town may be unbeaten, sitting top of League One, but they can't allow themselves to get carried away despite their strong start to the season.

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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, 19:00

Historic Helmingham Hall will be turning its gardens into a lit-up winter wonderland to start the festive season.

Yesterday, 19:00

Organisers of a popular, yet controversial, Christmas attraction have announced the countdown to this year's opening - despite the renewed threat of being shut down over traffic concerns.

Yesterday, 19:00

Our journalists and a visual specialist were invited to check out the thrills and spills of Kentwell Hall's haunted village...but what did they make of it?

Thu, 20:10

Iconic artist Egon Schiele perfected a stark, dramatic look to his works which also included a compelling erotic under-current. DanceEast hosts a premiere which brings Schiele's world to life

Thu, 18:08

Suffolk has a long association with the Saxons and this weekend Stonham Barns is staging a living history event which will allow visitors to get up and close and personal with these larger-than-life raiders

Thu, 07:30

Youngsters can swim for free at several Suffolk leisure centres over the October half term and Christmas holidays.

Sunday, October 13, 2019

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


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Thu, 22:15

MIKE BACON reflects on an exciting 2019 for Ipswich Witches and pinpoints 5 things we have learned

Thu, 21:43


Swindon Robins 62 Ipswich Witches 27 Agg: 111-68

Thu, 17:00

Ipswich Witches were well-beaten at the Abbey Stadium this evening as Swindon Robins claimed the Premiership title.

Thu, 15:11

One of the biggest mixed martial events of the year in this region will be held in Colchester this Saturday. Mark Heath previews a mouth-watering night of fight action at Cage Warriors Academy South East 24.

Thu, 14:22

Orwell Velo member Matt Day took the East District Hill Climb Championship with a 46 second ascent of the short, sharp Semer Hill near Hadleigh, writes Fergus Muir.

Thu, 06:00

Ipswich Witches ace Richard Lawson says his side are going to Swindon with 'nothing to lose' and everything to gain.

Star Lifestyle

Thu, 05:30

When they first hit the headlines by protesting in London and other cities across the world a few months ago, I had considerable sympathy for the Extinction Rebellion protesters and their cause.

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.


Community health workers have been shocked by the theft of a potentially life-saving defibrillator machine from its Ipswich Waterfront site.

Yesterday, 18:36

Fashion retailer Bonmarché - which has stores in Ipswich, Felixstowe and Bury St Edmunds - has collapsed into administration, putting almost 2,900 jobs at risk, administrators have said.

Yesterday, 16:30

An adult-themed shop looks set to open on Felixstowe seafront after an existing waffle shop was forced to close.

Yesterday, 16:28

A trendy shoe shop chain is the latest store to close its doors in Ipswich - as it is revealed there are more than 100 shop units currently empty in the town.

Yesterday, 12:37

More than 450 pubs, clubs, high street shops and offices across Ipswich are currently empty - with more than 300 in the town centre alone.

Thu, 19:00

Times are tough on the nation's high streets - but one independent Ipswich food shop has defied the years to celebrate a quarter of century of catering to the area's sausage fans.

Thu, 18:30

Homes rarely become available in the picturesque hamlet of Felixstowe Ferry, at the mouth of the River Deben. Now this one could be yours for £350,000.