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Colchester Post Office is to move from its historic site in North Hill to a new home inside the WH Smith store in Lion Walk Shopping Centre.

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Shopping for stamps next to steaks might be the future for Chelmondiston after the Post Office proposed moving to a counter inside a local shop.

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Market traders in Ipswich have been offered the chance of joining the new Farmer's Market that is due to start on the Cornhill once a month from April.

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Today it feels as if the High Street - the mythical heart of every town and city across the country - is under more pressure than ever before.

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The former Heath News Post Office in Ipswich is set to be transformed into a two-floor St Elizabeth Hospice shop and cafe.

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An east Suffolk Post Office is to see its opening hours increase by almost 60 hours a week under modernising plans.

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A Halesworth game pie maker, a Suffolk coastal village's post office store and butcher, and a pub near Colchester are among a host of rural businesses set to battle it out in a regional contest.

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Councillors have advised against the closure of a Tesco Express and Post Office which would leave residents without vital resources.

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From Alfie to Ziggy, Bella to Willow, Mister Beanz to Poppy and Jack to Trixie ... just some of the names of the 60 plus dogs who have good reason to have become accustomed to seeing their friendly village postman on his delivery rounds.

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The start of a new year should be the chance to look ahead at a brighter future - and to anticipate good things to come.

European Union

A Suffolk couple who met as teenagers are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary - decades after they met at a party and played the classic game 'postman's knock'.

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A burglar who was part of a gang which carried out a number of nighttime raids at village stores in Suffolk has been jailed for 32 months.

Rupert Overbury

Three people have been arrested following a robbery at Stoke by Nayland Post Office - where a staff member was assaulted with a stun gun.

Martlesham Police Investigation Centre

And what do you buy the woman who has everything? James Marston speculates about the Royals' Norfolk Christmas

UN Court

Save our Post Office - that was the message from union members and Ipswich's MP as they protested outside against a town branch being run by a national high street chain.

Sandy Martin

Ipswich council has come under fire this week after it was announced that its investment company had bought Beardmore Park retail centre at Martlesham Heath - which many see as being in direct competition with the town centre.

Ipswich council

Officials at Ipswich Council have insisted that the Cornhill redevelopment is safe for shoppers and other visitors to the town despite claims there have been a number of accidents with people tripping over the new features.

David Ellesmere

Ipswich Cornhill has been reopened after its nine-month reconstruction - but where does this leave the centre of the town, and what future does retailing have in Suffolk's county town?

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Ipswich's newly revamped Cornhill was given an extra touch of glamour today, as filming for a new reality series came to town.

Ipswich Borough Council

Peace at last, and the lights blaze again across Suffolk and Essex. We celebrate with bands and bunting, parades and patriotic songs, and girls dancing around a fountain


Missing Woodbridge man Joseph Clark was checked over by paramedics after being found by the River Deben.

Suffolk police

Temporary barriers have been placed near the old Post Office on Ipswich's Cornhill while alterations are made to a problematic step.

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Following news of a possible threat to Debenhams in Ipswich, what else has been changing for shoppers? Despite high street woes, there has also been good news in the town centre.

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So after nine months' work and £3.6m the new-look Ipswich Cornhill is finally open to the public again. But has it all been worth it?

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Neighbours are rallying round to help the elderly and housebound by offering to help with shopping after the sudden closure of their only village store.

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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

Anyone who regularly visits Ipswich town centre can see the progress being made at the Cornhill.


Debenhams, The Apex, Cafe Rouge, Boots, West Suffolk Hospital, The Fox, The Nutshell - they're all in a new book by Martyn Taylor. But has he forgotten anything?

West Suffolk Hospital

Lloyds Banking Group is to axe another 15 branches as is presses ahead with efforts to restructure the business.

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The Essex-based firm 'Borrow a Boat' is the brainchild of Matt Ovenden, a Brit who's keen to dispel the myth that boating is for the privileged elite only. He's rounded-up a fleet of more than 17,000 sumptuous yachts, available to hire in 60 countries around the world. These 'Airbnb' style boats will have you holidaying like an A-lister…for just £125-a-week.


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