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Pick up today’s paper for our First Class supplement

PUBLISHED: 08:06 17 October 2018 | UPDATED: 11:02 17 October 2018

Make sure you pick up an Ipswich Star tomorrow. Picture: RUTH LEACH

Make sure you pick up an Ipswich Star tomorrow. Picture: RUTH LEACH


More than 2,500 new starters have been posing for pictures with their teacher and class mates - make sure you grab a copy of the paper to take a look.

Our photographer has visited 63 primary schools in Ipswich to take pictures of your children in their first ever school class.

A grand total of 2,522 pupils feature in our supplement which will feature in today’s paper, October 17, 2018.

Make sure you pick up a copy to keep of your little one forever and let friends and family know so they can do the same.

The pictures are also available to buy by clicking here.

We also run a supplement called Top Class which takes pictures of children on their last day of primary school, so make sure you keep the First Class supplement safe and when the time comes you can compare their first picture to their last.

Please note that other Suffolk schools will be featured in the East Anglian Daily Times on Thursday.

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.

Police were unable to act on five cases of adults having sex with teenagers in their care over the last four years due to a legal loophole, the NSPCC has revealed.

Eagle-eyed shoppers will have noticed that the former Grimwade’s store in Ipswich town centre is fast transforming, and Pret A Manger will soon be opening their first store in town.

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.

Ice skating has become a staple tradition for many families at Christmas and pop-up ice rinks are set to appear everywhere from Felixstowe, where skating is free, to Newmarket.

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