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Detectives investigating a fatal stabbing in Ipswich at the weekend have been granted more time to quiz three people arrested on suspicion of murder.

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Today we launch a campaign for a lasting memorial to Ipswich Town’s greatest ever player, Kevin Beattie, on what would have been his 65th birthday.

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More empty shop windows have appeared in East Anglian town centres as one of the largest menswear retailers in the UK has gone into administration for the second time in two years, after failing to find anyone to take it over.

A number of calls have provided police with “fresh information” over the brutal murder of an Ipswich mother 25 years ago following an anniversary appeal last month.

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A burglar who was part of a gang which carried out a number of nighttime raids at village stores in Suffolk has been jailed for 32 months.

An alleged fraudster accused of ripping off hundreds of pensioners has been jailed after he failed to help former clients track down a missing £25million.

13:24

A tech company based in Woodbridge has been named in a ‘Top 100 fastest growing businesses in the UK’ report.

An Ipswich headmaster has slammed vandals who police believe damaged a school display commemorating soldiers who fought in the First World War.

12:58

Will you be giving any tips, or “Christmas boxes” to delivery people this Christmas? Have your say in our poll.

12:11

To recruit the best candidates companies must be prepared to step outside the traditional ways of doing things, according to Michelle Pollard, managing director of Spider.

11:49

Pc Jon Harvey had to strip to his underpants to dive into the water and save a woman from drowning in Ipswich marina - so his colleagues treated him to some Superman underpants in honour of his life-saving feat.

Were you donning your favourite Christmas jumper and celebrating your work’s Christmas party on Saturday? Scroll through our gallery of Yates in Ipswich to see if you can spot someone you know.

09:18

Have you posted all your Christmas cards and parcels yet? If not, there isn’t much time left!

Three people arrested on suspicion of murder following a fatal stabbing in Ipswich on Sunday are still being quizzed by detectives.

Most of East Anglia will avoid the heavy rain sweeping across western parts of the UK during the day – but it will reach the region tonight.

05:30

A dog owner has been fined more than £1,000 after his border collie bit two people on the wrist.

Yesterday, 17:16

A 13-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after he was in collision with a car on a busy road in Ipswich.

12:38

Greater Anglia is to eliminate First Class seats on almost all its trains from the start of 2020.

Yesterday, 13:50

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of murder following a fatal stabbing in Ipswich on Sunday.

10:43

Baddow Hospital, a private hospital in Chelmsford, Essex, is up for sale after the business went into administration.

10:02

University Centre Colchester has announced a new academic partnership with the University of East Anglia, stating that its former long term partner, the University of Essex, is “more focused on international partnerships”.

09:56

Stansted Airport has been stepping up talks with China on launching new long-haul routes to the East.

Yesterday, 12:24

Shocked neighbours in an Ipswich community where a man was stabbed and killed in broad daylight say they do not feel safe living there as a murder probe continues.

Yesterday, 08:41

A murder investigation is under way in Ipswich today after a man was stabbed to death in broad daylight.

Yesterday, 19:00

A priest who brings huge experience helping churches to grow and reach out to children, young people and families has been chosen to become one of the most senior clergy in Suffolk.

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Cut-price clothing retailer Peacocks is set to close its Ipswich town centre store in Carr Street, it has emerged.

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of murder following a fatal stabbing in Ipswich on Sunday.

A 13-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after he was in collision with a car on a busy road in Ipswich.

Unicorn onesies, Christmas Santa hoodies, and a cat hat are among the products currently being recalled.

Pc Jon Harvey had to strip to his underpants to dive into the water and save a woman from drowning in Ipswich marina - so his colleagues treated him to some Superman underpants in honour of his life-saving feat.

A dog owner has been fined more than £1,000 after his border collie bit two people on the wrist.

No less than 55 road offences were committed and three people arrested for drug-driving as police carried out a crackdown.

Were you donning your favourite Christmas jumper and celebrating your work’s Christmas party on Saturday? Scroll through our gallery of Yates in Ipswich to see if you can spot someone you know.

Paul Geater

The region’s rail services have taken a double whammy this week with the news that reliability fell during the middle of the year – and then we had confirmation that there would be another three-month weekend blockade of the main line to London.

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.

Last week we received a report snappily-entitled “Fossilised Villages” from the Country Land and Business Association (CLA) looking at the plight of communities where services had diminished as populations fell.

The Four Gateways artwork on the Ipswich Cornhill has certainly provoked a strong reaction on social media since it was revealed to the world at the end of last week.

I have thought this several times over the last few years – but the last 10 days have been among the most surreal I’ve ever seen in British politics.

I’m a lover of nature – and of the animals that share this planet with us.

Things are getting tight at Suffolk County Council – and next year’s budget is going to be even more challenging than it has faced this year.

When Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond stood up to deliver his Budget speech last week, much was made of his heralding the “end of austerity.”

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