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On this day in Town history: Wins over Leeds and Liverpool

PUBLISHED: 12:00 02 October 2018 | UPDATED: 12:41 02 October 2018

In 2010, the Blues beat Leeds Unied 2-1 at Portman Road

In 2010, the Blues beat Leeds Unied 2-1 at Portman Road

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history...

Mich D'Avray scored as the Blues beat Liverpool on this day in 1982Mich D'Avray scored as the Blues beat Liverpool on this day in 1982

We begin today in 1982, when Mich d’Avray scored as the Blues beat Liverpool 1-0 at Portman Road to win their first home league game of the 1982-83 season, while in 1976, Town beat Bristol City 2-1 at Ashton Gate.

Tommy Smith was among the scorers as the Blues beat Leeds United 2-1 at Portman Road in 2010Tommy Smith was among the scorers as the Blues beat Leeds United 2-1 at Portman Road in 2010

Eight years ago today, the Blues beat 10-man Leeds United 2-1 at Portman Road, thanks to goals from Jason Scotland and Tommy Smith, while in 1991, David Lowe scored twice as Town beat Bristol Rovers 3-1 at Twerton Park in the Full Members Cup first Round.

In 2007, Town drew 2-2 with Burnley at Turf MorrIn 2007, Town drew 2-2 with Burnley at Turf Morr

In 2007, Town drew 2-2 with Burnley at Turf Moor, thanks to goals from Sylvain Legwinski and Alan Lee, while the Blues drew 2-2 with Brighton at the Amex Stadium in 2012 with Daryl Murphy scoring Town’s goal.

Today we can finally reveal the names of the people selected to be on our first ever Inspiring Women of Suffolk list.

The dedicated cancer ward at Ipswich Hospital has reopened after a touching moment with a dying patient inspired a refurbishment.

Suffolk’s emergency services have welcomed the introduction of a law designed to provide better protection for staff.

An Ipswich school has won gold and silver trophies in the Boccia under-19 county championships.

Suffolk police have confirmed that a man who spent more than 15 hours in a town centre tree has now come down.

This is a list that Suffolk should be proud of - 100 women who are positive role models for future generations, women who have achieved success in a diverse range of fields from business, the arts, sport and education to the third sector.

The list was put together by a panel of judges this summer after we asked readers for their nominations.

Investigations are underway following two burglaries in Ipswich, which are being linked by police.

Greater Anglia is due to take delivery of its first new suburban trains next year – but has still not yet formally announced where they will be serviced in north Essex.

Ipswich School’s Remembrance Day art installation will be open to the public again after overwhelming public interest.

Insurance payouts for vehicle damage caused by potholes in Suffolk has soared by more than double in the last year, shock new figures have revealed.

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