Log in

You must log in to view this page. Please enter your email address and password, or use one of our partners to login

Archant Community Media Limited will only use your data for the purpose of the services you are signing up to and the marketing consent you’ve given using the check boxes. We do not share you data with third parties unless you have given us consent to do so. Your data will be used in accordance with our privacy policy which can be found here. You can remove your permission for our use of your data at any time by emailing or remove marketing permission by clicking on the unsubscribe link(s) in our communications.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Ipswich Star account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now



Three 16-year-old boys were arrested on suspicion of murder after a 45-year-old man, named locally as Richard Day, died in hospital as a result of injuries sustained outside Kebapizza, in St Matthews Street.

Direct Line is closing its Ipswich office - with the loss of 300 jobs.

A two-year-old boy has been in collision with a car in Ipswich this morning.

42 minutes ago

He wants public to have a bigger say and the BBC to put more oomph behind song selection process

Ipswich MP Tom Hunt has put his name forward to chair a task group tackling Ipswich traffic problems, citing the importance of the project for the town.

43 minutes ago

The trial of a man accused child porn and inciting children to engage in sexual activity will take place in September.

Police have re-arrested three 16-year-olds on suspicion of murder in a "complex" investigation into the death of a man following an Ipswich street attack.


Children at Holbrook Primary School had a special visit today from the Suffolk Philharmonic Orchestra which inspired them to enjoy classical music.

A man who played a "crucial" role within a organised drug supply operation at a Suffolk scrapyard has been convicted by a jury.


Political and business leaders from across the region have met in Ipswich to discuss how to press East Anglia's case for more transport investment despite government attempts to focus infrastructure investment on the north of England.

Workers at pubs and brewery giant Greene King distribution centres are set to strike over pay.

The daughter of an 88-year-old with Parkinson's and dementia has hit out at a decision to close a service she describes as a "lifeline" for her father.

A small number of Suffolk pupils have been sent home from school as a precaution amid fears over coronavirus - with others issuing advice following half-term ski trips to northern Italy.


Two people are being tested for coronavirus following the closure of a number of GP surgeries in Suffolk.

Review: Once, by Enda Walsh, Glen Hansard, Marketa Irglova, New Wolsey Theatre, until February 29

Stowmarket's John Peel Centre for Creative Arts is to host a gig in April by the guitarist with one of the world's biggest ever bands - Peter Buck of REM.


A chain restaurant in Ipswich is celebrating its birthday - by handing out free kebabs and the opportunity to meet two stars from the most recent season of Love Island.

The Met Office has issued a second yellow weather warning for snow which could see wintry showers and sleet arrive in parts of the region.

Northern Irish rock stars ASH have been announced as headline act for this year's LeeStock Music Festival in Suffolk.

A dining chain plans to close up to 90 of its outlets by the end of next year, amid tough times for casual dining businesses.

Multi-million pound plans to overhaul Suffolk's street lighting with LED lights have been given the nod by county chiefs.

Two Suffolk MPs have called on the government to review police funding amid fears the county receives an unfair share of national grants compared to others.

Yesterday, 20:00

The BBC's Antiques Roadshow is set to pay a third visit to Ipswich - with a visit to the town's Christchurch Mansion in July to give Suffolk collectors the chance to show off their most prized possessions.

An Essex arable farmer who served for six years in top roles at the National Farmers' Union (NFU) said he had "no regrets" as he lost his bid to continue as deputy president.

Traffic on the A14 is building ahead of rush hour after a broken down vehicle forced one lane to close.

Most read

Topic pages

MyDate24 MyPhotos24