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Following our previous selection of memories of family cars from years gone by, more people from around the area have been sharing their reminiscences.

Ford

The actions of a police officer in hauling a man back from the edge of the Orwell Bridge have been praised by the force.

Colette Harper

Remember when cars seemed to be part of the family, and even had nicknames? Here are memories from around the area of the vehicles our mums, dads and grandparents drove when we were young.

Ipswich

A trio of Christmas drink-drivers have been banned from the roads after all being disqualified on previous occasions.

UN Court

Jonathan Dennis was the Senior race winner, but Cam Hurst took maximum Eastern League points when local league competitors got the chance to race over the remarkable course created for National Trophy racing at Ipswich last week.

Ford

Two vehicles thought to be connected to ram raids in Suffolk overnight have been found by police.

Suffolk police

Police have been called to three overnight ram raids at shops in Ipswich, Combs Ford and Brantham.

Suffolk police

John Grose held its fourth annual charity quiz nights and its Ipswich and Lowestoft dealerships bringing the total it has raised for local good causes to nearly £15,000.

Ford

Richard Baxter recalls the pride he felt about owning his first car, a 2000 Ford Fiesta, and the sense of freedom that it gave him.

Ford

Police have attended a crash in Felixstowe involving two cars.

Suffolk police

On an interest-packed course at Redgrave, Kieran Jarvis came from behind to win his third Eastern League Senior Men's cyclo-cross of the season, writes Fergus Muir.

Ford

A painting attributed to a leading member of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood - Ford Madox Brown, is to be auctioned in Essex on Wednesday December 5.

Ford

Teresa Deacon recalls the feeling of independence her first car, a £100 1960 Ford Prefect, gave her.

Ford

John Wyatt's 1955 Ford Popular never failed him, as he travelled between bases while in the Fleet Air Arm, and doubled up as a camp bed.

Ford

A fast start from James Madgwick set the Bloodwise/QSH rider up for clear run to win the Senior men's race at West Suffolk Wheelers' cyclo-cross, writes Fergus Muir.

Ford

WATCH a Ferrari 458 being wrapped in green and black graffiti style, and find out which current Strictly Come Dancing star had their car wrapped in Colchester

Ford

Ford's new Fiesta ST is a 'supersonic supermini' with a 200PS, 1.5-litre, three-cylinder engine that gives it a big heart in the hot-hatch hierarchy. Motoring editor Andy Russell gets into the beat.

Andy Russell

A stretch of the A120 has now reopened after a fatal collision in the early hours of this morning.

Essex Police

As a teenager in the early 1960s Eric Mouser couldn't wait to get his first set of wheels - and took proud ownership of a 1930 Morris Minor.

Ford

Historic vehicles from throughout the 20th century will be on show at Ipswich Transport Museum on Saturday which has invited owners to bring some of their much-loved cars to go on display.

Ford

Ford celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Ford Focus with a new model that brings new affordable technology and connectivity to the class, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

This weeks Days Gone By article looks back at Ipswich's St Matthews Baths Hall and readers send in their memories of a traffic-less Ipswich and their time working at Martin and Newby.

David Kindred

Motoring editor Andy Russell visits a mind-bogglingly vast warehouse, which could house 20 football pitches, which is a logistical labyrinth stocking parts for keeping Fords on the road for the whole of the UK and Ireland.

Andy Russell

A mum slapped with a parking fine after being accused of "misusing" a parent bay at a Suffolk supermarket has divided opinion.

Ford

The iconic Ford Mustang has become a big hit since galloping into the UK sports car market and has now been honed to make it even better to drive and live with, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

One Suffolk driver was caught with a tyre so worn that the cord beneath the rubber was visible - a very dangerous condition for the car to be used in.

Ford

Graham Coe's first car was a Ford Prefect 107E and he aimed to keep it as immaculate as the previous owner had done with plenty of polish and a plastic cover to protect it.

Andy Russell

Opinion Spending less time with the family

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

As Boris Johnson and his wife seek a divorce, Lynne Mortimer wonders if the electorate is too bothered about the private lives of politicians.

David Cameron

Duncan Bradford's first car was a 1953 Ford Prefect 100E, his second - a Reliant Fox - was his first, and only, new car and he'still driving it.

Andy Russell

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