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The Ipswich Morrisons superstore which undertook a major revamp and saw the closure of the Namco bowling alley looks set to add a garden centre to its plans.

The brand has been worn on stage at Glastonbury by none other than Ed Sheeran and now Hoax has returned to the streets of Ipswich with a pop-up shop.

Laura Buckingham believes her generation has entered the farming industry at a critical juncture.

A family-run livestock farm on the outskirts of Ipswich has launched its own on-site butchery.

These are the first images of the new show apartment at the £26m Winerack development at Ipswich Waterfront.

Three of Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' ocean ships will be undergoing a multi-million-pound refit this winter, in preparation for the 2020/21 cruise season.

Three new electric vehicle charging points have been installed at Claydon Court Business Centre near Ipswich.

Heavy rainfall has brought misery to landlords and customers of a Suffolk pub after it suffered heavy flooding.

Ed Sheeran famously wore Hoax's T-shirts on his record-breaking tour - and now there's just two days to go until the Suffolk clothing brand will sell its exclusive range in Ipswich.

Suffolk business chiefs have called on the county's Parliamentary candidates to end the Brexit stalemate and "do their bit" for local firms.

Hotels in Suffolk and Essex might be accustomed to customers asking for an extra pillow - but some requests have left Travelodge staff in the region a little more perplexed than most.

The price of homes in the East of England should rebound and rise by 11% over the next five years with good properties in Ipswich - and some Suffolk's coastal towns - in demand, experts predict.

Sixty-six Ipswich lorry drivers and workers were left "gutted" - after being laid off just weeks before Christmas.

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Saturday, November 16, 2019

Laura Buckingham believes her generation has entered the farming industry at a critical juncture.

A food ingredients firm in north Essex has taken on an industry heavyweight as its new managing director.

Harry was shot down while fighting the Nazis over Europe. Later, the businessman brought a huge number of jobs to Hadleigh

Argos has announced the relocation of one of its Ipswich branches, four months after revealing the store would be shut down.

Jo Salter is the founder of Where Does It Come From? - an ethical fashion brand based in Ipswich where each garment has a code on the label, so customers know its origins.

The three-day brainstorming event Innovate East produces a host of potential business and environmental solutions.

Organisations in Suffolk and Norfolk are working to help people with physical and learning disabilities into work.

An Ipswich recycling firm is investing in the future of the industry and giving the next generation a helping hand.

Following the announcement yet another Ipswich shop will be shutting down, new figures reveal high street store closures have reached a record high.

A radical three-day environmental event kicked off at Trinity Park in Ipswich yesterday with the aim of finding solutions to some of the biggest challenges facing society and the business world.

Organisers say "overnighters" make a holiday around the event, staying in hotels and self-catering cottages, and eating in the county's pubs, restaurants and cafes.

A public consultation is under way for the proposed merger between Easton and Otley College with City College Norwich and Suffolk New College.

Essex & Suffolk Water's research and development manager Chris Jones discusses the role of the digital twin approach ahead of the Innovate East event at Trinity Park in Ispwich next month

More than 200 friends, colleagues and former customers have sent condolence cards to the family of long standing Stowmarket estate agent Richard Buck, who has died at the age of 52.

Funding boost for Suffolk firm tackling mental health

Increasingly, it is important for businesses to demonstrate that they are good citizens, says Anglian Water's head of sustainability, Andy Brown, who is looking forward to next month's 'Innovate East' innovation event.

Despite having been outlawed, illegal hare coursing activity still goes on. Now Suffolk's Rural and Wildlife Crime team have invested in a drone to crack down on this cruel pastime.

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