Ipswich council has confirmed a new order banning dog fouling, or people urinating or defecating in public areas in the town with fines of up to £80.

Ipswich council

A beggar who defecated in an Ipswich church is starting a 15-week prison sentence after his latest appearance at Suffolk Magistrates' Court.


Immediate action will be taken to make any safety changes recommended after an independent expert's inspection of the Cornhill in Ipswich following the death of an 83-year-old man.

David Ellesmere

Suffolk Highways has rebuffed claims that its responses to planning applications are not carried out properly, following concerns over a housing proposal in Eye.

Matthew Hicks

The latest tenant of Ipswich council's property arm has been showing off its new premises a few weeks after moving into the new warehouse.

David Ellesmere

You may be wondering why the face of a popular Suffolk breakfast radio presenter has been plastered across the side of bin collection lorries in Ipswich - but there is a good reason for it.

Ipswich Borough Council

For more than 260 years generations of the Cobbold family had a great influence in Ipswich, writes David Kindred.

David Kindred

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted sexual assault following reports of an attack on a woman in an Ipswich street.

Suffolk police

If the Kiss and Tell exhibition at Christchurch Mansion wasn't wonderful enough, Ipswich has now got a second must-see show. writes David Ellesmere, leader of Ipswich Borough Council.

David Ellesmere

Mandy Miller was found dead after emergency services were called to a house fire in Reid Close on Friday, January 26.

Ipswich Hospital

From a new restaurant opening in Ipswich to finding out which Suffolk road is in the top 10 of riskiest roads in the East of England.


The team behind a busy Bury St Edmunds letting agency, who are more used to helping their clients move to a new home, are celebrating a move of their own.


A task force has been formed to assess the impact a series of new 'super surgeries' planned for Ipswich will have on GP provision.

Ipswich Borough Council

A full planning application for the first phase of the £70million Tollgate Village retail and leisure park at Stanway have been submitted this week.


Members of the Ipswich Society are being asked whether they want to see the market return to the Cornhill or stay in its current position when the work in the town centre is completed at the end of October.

David Ellesmere

Football writer Carl Marston dons his anorak to visit clubs in the region (and beyond) in his quest for good football and a good cup of tea. Here he recalls three FA Cup trips.

Freddie Sears

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