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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.

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A prisoner from Hollesley Bay has been found after an appeal was launched to locate him.

A fire alarm temporarily stopped the show going on at the New Wolsey Theatre.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis tries out tapas sized dishes at the new Arlingtons in Ipswich.

A white van registered as having “no current keeper” was stopped by police - and then seized as the driver had no insurance or licence.

Half of Ipswich’s late night eateries have received full marks following their most recent visit from the council’s food hygiene inspectors and have been awarded a five-star award - while one received zero stars

A flurry of fraudulent bank notes have surfaced in Suffolk, with fraudsters trying to pay for low-value items with fake money.

Suffolk police have charged a man in connection with a burglary at a town centre bed and breakfast.

The rate of unsolved domestic abuse, serious sex offences and robberies is rising across Suffolk – and fewer victims are supporting police investigations.

A man has sustained injuries and another was arrested following an alleged road rage incident between two lorry drivers.

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