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On this day in Town history: John Wark scores hat-trick in Town’s win over Blackburn

PUBLISHED: 12:00 05 October 2018

On this day in 1993, the Blues beat Cambridge 2-0 in League Cup Second Round

On this day in 1993, the Blues beat Cambridge 2-0 in League Cup Second Round

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

John Wark scored a hat-trick as Town beat Blackburn 4-3 at Portman Road in 1983John Wark scored a hat-trick as Town beat Blackburn 4-3 at Portman Road in 1983

We start today’s on this day from 1983 when John Wark scored a hat-trick as the Blues beat Blackburn 4-3 at Portman Road in the first leg of the League Cup second round.

Chris Kiwomya was among the goal scorers as the Blues won 2-0 at Cambridge UnitedChris Kiwomya was among the goal scorers as the Blues won 2-0 at Cambridge United

It was 25 years ago today that Town beat Cambridge United 2-0 at the Abbey Stadium to progress to the third round of the League Cup, thanks to goals from Ian Marshall and Chris Kiwomya.

In 1991, Town beat Oxford United 2-1 at Portman RoadIn 1991, Town beat Oxford United 2-1 at Portman Road

In 1991, Simon Milton and Steve Whitton scored as the Blues beat Oxford United 2-1 at Portman Road to make sevens wins out of their first 11 league games at the start of the 1991-92 season, with a young Jim Magilton scoring for the vistiors.

From an injury time corner the ball evades everyone and falls to Michail Antonio at the far to give Nottingham Forest a late share of the pointsFrom an injury time corner the ball evades everyone and falls to Michail Antonio at the far to give Nottingham Forest a late share of the points

And finally on this day in 2014, Daryl Murphy scored twice as the Blues drew 2-2 with Nottingham Forest at the City Ground, with the home side scoring a 94th minute equaliser.

When you watch a comedian like Ross Noble, you’ve got to expect the unexpected.

Delays and cancellations continue on trains going to and from London Liverpool Street after an earlier points failure.

Millions of pounds of cutbacks for council services in Suffolk next year have been revealed – with homes facing further council tax rises for the next three years.

A cyclist was injured in a collision with a car in Ipswich.

The decision on whether to give Stansted Airport the go ahead to raise its passenger numbers by eight million a year has been approved.

Suffolk police is seeking an ‘inspirational’ replacement for its outgoing chief constable.

An academy trust which has come under fire from concerned parents is to relinquish control of two Felixstowe schools amid government pressure.

A man has died following a road traffic collision on the A12 near Darsham.

Delays and cancellations are expected from London Liverpool Street services to East Anglia after a points failure.

A holiday lodge park in Suffolk which opened last year has won a diamond award for its exceptional quality and outstanding customer service.

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