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Five stories you need to read this weekend

PUBLISHED: 08:00 25 August 2018

Property of the week - Sea scape Cliff Road Picture: FENNWRIGHT

Property of the week - Sea scape Cliff Road Picture: FENNWRIGHT

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The weekend is the perfect time to catch up with house work, washing, and our stories. Have a read of five of our favourites.

Property of the week - Sea scape Cliff Road Picture: FENNWRIGHTProperty of the week - Sea scape Cliff Road Picture: FENNWRIGHT

We have tried to include something for everyone in this guide - to read a story just click on the bold text.

Something to make you say wow

A Suffolk couple are heading off on the trip of a lifetime, covering thousands of miles across the globe Picture: RACHEL EDGEA Suffolk couple are heading off on the trip of a lifetime, covering thousands of miles across the globe Picture: RACHEL EDGE

This week we went on a tour around an incredible sea-view property in Felixstowe and videoed it for our readers.

The property is currently on the market for £1.35m - why not take a look for yourself?

Bart and Lisa at the Blue Cross Rehoming Centre in Suffolk need a new home  Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNBart and Lisa at the Blue Cross Rehoming Centre in Suffolk need a new home Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Something unusual

A Suffolk couple are going to go on a journey of a life time through Europe to China in their transit van.

Their van has been completely customised and converted so the two can live on there during their big adventure. Take a look inside the vehicle here.

The Kids Group at last year's Maui Waui Festival Picture: JERRY TYEThe Kids Group at last year's Maui Waui Festival Picture: JERRY TYE

Something cute

Two adorable cats named after The Simpsons characters Bart and Lisa are in need of a new home after their owners had to give them up.

The suspected bomb was found in The Street, Walberswick, Picture: GOOGLEThe suspected bomb was found in The Street, Walberswick, Picture: GOOGLE

The siblings have been in the care of the Blue Cross Rehoming Centre for more than 50 days. Check out how cute they are by watching our video.

Something to keep you busy

With the Bank Holiday here you are probably wondering how you are going to fill it.

There is so much taking place in Suffolk including a cider festival, a tractor fair, a custom car show and more. Make sure you book something up.

Something to shock you

Two roads very close together in Walberswick both had to be evacuated this week after a bomb scare.

It is thought to have been a Second World War motar device - read the full details on the link above.

Two Ipswich residents have been left with bills of more than £1,000 between them after subjecting their neighbours to late-night, high-volume music by Status Quo and Natalie Imbruglia.

An Ipswich teenager representing the town at the UK’s Youth Parliament has called for more action on knife crime during a debate in the House of Commons.

A crunch summit between Shotley Pier stakeholders is being held to try and decide on the plans for the future of the Suffolk tourist attraction.

Table tennis, jamaoke sessions and a ‘Quizzee Rascal Wednesday’ are all on offer at new Waterfront bar Wiff Waff opening tonight (Friday).

The new-look Cornhill will host thousands of people next week for the Ipswich Town Hall Christmas lights switch on.

If you are a parent of a three or four year old you will have received a letter from Suffolk County Council about school places this week. But what do you do next?

A motorist was stopped in Ipswich after vehicle checks found the car not to have a valid MOT.

An Ipswich man accused of attacking a neighbour has been cleared by a jury.

Suffolk singer Ed Sheeran has admitted he has no immediate plans to release an album and will go on his second year-long blackout once his tour finishes as he spoke out about his mental health battles.

A man has shared pictures of vast fly-tipping on the pavement outside his Ipswich flat.

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