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Adam Howlett

An autistic teenager who had his bike stolen last week is all smiles today after being donated a bicycle he can ride until he gets his replacement wheels.

The popular Battle of Britain Memorial Flight could be grounded for the Clacton Airshow due to an engine fault with one of the Hurricane aircraft.

A 33-year-old man has been charged after officers received reports of a man carrying a kitchen knife shouting racially aggravated words at passers-by in Clacton yesterday.

The family of Joanne Vincent from Braintree who died in a crash in Cressing in Essex on Monday say she was ‘dearly loved and will be sorely missed by all’.

Emergency services were called to a three vehicle crash on the A140 at Brockford Street near Mendlesham this morning which blocked a stretch of the road for more than an hour.

The father of a teenager with autism who had his bike stolen by thugs in Ipswich says he is “overwhelmed” by the support of the public after a crowdfunding page was launched to buy his son a new bike.

A 75-year-old slimmer from Rendlesham who has been nominated for Slimming World’s Woman of the Year 2017 says losing four stone has ‘changed her life’.

A fundraiser from Ipswich delivering charity raffle prizes in Felixstowe at the weekend was shocked to discover he had been issued a parking ticket when briefly away from his car.

An autistic teenager from Ipswich was left ‘distraught’ after a group of thugs pushed him over and stole his bike - just a week before he struck gold at the Special Olympics.

Woodbridge swimmer Philip Nicholls was aiming for a personal best when he travelled up to Sheffield for last week’s Special Olympics - but returned home with two gold medals.

The team behind the Brickmakers’ Wood project in Ipswich say they have been ‘blown away’ by the support they have received after vandals struck last week causing thousands of pounds of damage.

Two more top musical acts have been announced for this year’s 1 Big Multicultural Festival in Ipswich.

Suffolk’s Trianon Music Group will be busking for charity ahead of their big concert at Ipswich’s Corn Exchange next month.

An Ipswich Beaver Scouts group has been given a £500 cash boost to buy new sports and camping equipment.

A flag featuring the crest of the town has been stolen from the market place in Stowmarket.

A man in his 30s has been arrested on suspicion of firearms offences after a car failed to stop for police officers and crashed into a car in Kelvedon in Essex.

A woman was tied up and threatened with a knife during a ‘horrific ‘ burglary in Colchester this morning - just weeks after a similar incident in the area.

Firefighters have tackled a tractor fire in Badwell Ash near Bury St Edmunds this afternoon.

Police are appealing for information after two cars had their wing mirrors damaged in Lowestoft.

Vandals have smashed up the Brickmakers’ Wood project in Ipswich causing thousands of pounds of damage.

A 22-year-old man will appear in court today after two police officers were assaulted in Bury St Edmunds in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Firefighters have tackled a blaze at semi-detached house in Monks Eleigh in west Suffolk this morning.

Two men were trapped under a car and trailer following a collision at Heathlands Park in Ipswich this morning.

Two giant plastic pipes have washed up on the East Anglian coastline.

Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to following the theft of alcohol and meat from a shop in Lowestoft.

A man from Ipswich is going to the extreme for Macmillan Cancer Support’s ‘Brave the Shave’ campaign - by having his entire body waxed and wet-shaved to raise money for the charity.

A garden project at an Ipswich-based disability charity described as a ‘labour of love’ has been officially opened following years of fundraising.

Residents at retirement housing in Ipswich have been ‘trapped in their homes’ four times in six months due to the lifts in the building breaking down.

A woman who has worked at the site of Jones Bootmakers in Ipswich for the last 45 years says she will be ‘sad to see the doors shut for the last time’ when it closes on Monday.

An 83-year-old man who was murdered in woodland in East Harling at the weekend has been named as Peter Wrighton from Banham.

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