A government agency is looking for three new members for the region's flood defence planning committee.
The weed, which has been known to grow through concrete, knock down walls and destroy foundations is now prevalent across much of Britain.
This week's news that Ipswich has suffered more than other East Anglian "cities" from the loss of government support during a decade of austerity didn't, in all honesty, come as a huge surprise to me.
A fundraising campaign which set out to fund flood defences to protect some of Suffolk's most treasured landscapes from being lost to the sea has reached a huge milestone after receiving a generous grant.
The Environment Agency have issued a new flood warning this morning for isolated riverside homes on River Deben.
A Southwold pub has pulled out all the stops to protect itself as spring tides are expected to threaten parts of the Suffolk coastline.
People are being urged to protect their property as spring tides are expected to cause flooding on the Suffolk coastline.
The finishing touches to a £70million flood protection scheme in Ipswich are being put in place, with a vibrant new public space among the final elements being crafted.