Emily Townsend Reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @emilyltownsend Police called to reports of ‘rave’ near Melton level crossing find A-level students celebrating results 16 minutes ago Emily Townsend British Transport Police (BTP) from Colchester were sent to reports of a rave close to a railway station in east Suffolk last night. Gallery: Ipswich Town players delight fans by paying visit to budding young footballers at Portman Road Yesterday, 16:38 Emily Townsend Two top Ipswich Town players took time out of their preparations for Saturday’s clash with Brentford to pay a visit to some budding young footballers. A-level Results Day 2017: Stowmarket student scoops two A*s – with one for ground-breaking tech gadget Yesterday, 12:37 Emily Townsend An aspiring data scientist praised for developing a ground-breaking gadget which predicts pupils’ GCSE results has won a place at a top university to develop the project for real. Heavy traffic heading out of Ipswich after car and van crash in Bramford Lane Yesterday, 10:05 Emily Townsend Emergency services including police were at the scene of a crash in Ipswich this morning. Halesworth man arrested over fatal Bungay crash which killed Shane Lay issued court summons Wed, 16:31 Emily Townsend A 50-year-old man has been served a summons to appear before magistrates in Norwich in connection with a fatal crash in Bungay last year. London man faces firearms charges in court after armed police incident in Essex street Wed, 16:08 Emily Townsend A 34-year-old man from south London appeared in court today charged with possessing a shotgun and dangerous driving following an incident in Kelvedon on Monday. Woman goes into labour at Thorpe-le-Soken station – trains delayed between Colchester and Clacton Wed, 14:14 Emily Townsend Paramedics have been spotted at Thorpe-le-Soken station in Essex this afternoon – they are currently helping a woman who has gone into labour. Essex firefighters battle blaze at Southend Airport aircraft hangar Wed, 13:33 Emily Townsend Eight fire crews are working to put out flames after a fire broke out at Southend Airport. Updated: BT fix landline problems meaning 999 service is back to normal for Suffolk residents Wed, 06:33 Emily Townsend Thousands of people in Suffolk were told to dial 999 from their mobiles if they had an emergency last night after BT announced they were dealing with a large-scale problem with landlines. Motorists illegally using bus lanes in Colchester could face fines if caught by new cameras Wed, 06:00 Emily Townsend Drivers caught illegally using bus lanes and bus gates in Colchester may be fined in future as council bosses pledge to get tougher on motorists breaking the rules. Former EDL member discusses extremism with reformed jihadist Muhammad Manwar Ali on The One Show Tue, 20:37 Emily Townsend A reformed jihadist from Ipswich and a former English Defence League member from Lowestoft have become best friends in their quest to combat extremism. Rush hour rail chaos for Greater Anglia passengers on same day service announces ticket price hike Tue, 17:40 Emily Townsend Commuters are facing an evening of rail chaos – several Greater Anglia trains have been delayed on the main line between London and Norwich due to a track defect. Updated: Man ‘suffers punctured lung’ after being stabbed in Grimwade Street, Ipswich Tue, 16:45 Emily Townsend A young Ipswich man is recovering in hospital after he was stabbed in Grimwade Street. See the ‘breathtaking’ moment Ipswich Bubble Rush runner proposes to girlfriend at finish line Mon, 16:32 Emily Townsend An Ipswich couple were showered with bubbles of a different kind at St Elizabeth Hospice’s Bubble Rush event as a lovestruck runner got down on one knee. Sudbury man drank Jack Daniels cocktails before getting behind wheel of Volvo in Great Cornard Mon, 16:23 Emily Townsend A Latvian man who drank Jack Daniels cocktails at a friend’s house before driving home through Great Cornard has been given a 17-month driving ban. Teenage girl denies harbouring on-the-run Hollesley Bay prisoner Stuart Guildea Mon, 14:36 Emily Townsend A 19-year-old from west Suffolk appeared before magistrates in Ipswich today charged with harbouring an escaped Hollesley Bay prisoner. Man accused of drink driving at Martlesham Tesco car park fails to appear in court Mon, 13:17 Emily Townsend An arrest warrant has been issued for a Scottish driver who failed to appear before magistrates in Ipswich today. Man who died in M11 crash near Birchanger named as Andrew Brett from Sible Hedingham Friday, August 11, 2017 Emily Townsend Police have named a man who was killed when in a horror crash in Essex as they continue their appeal for witnesses. Motorcyclist flown to Addenbrooke’s Hospital with serious injuries after crash in Halstead Friday, August 11, 2017 Emily Townsend Emergency services including an air ambulance crew were sent to the scene of a serious crash in north Essex this morning. Four people escape serious injury after car overturns on A14 near Levington Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Police in Suffolk shut one lane of the A14 this evening after a car hit the central reservation and overturned. Summer is not over – sun to shine on Suffolk and Essex after days of downpours Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Signs of summer crept through the storm clouds today after days of downpours and thunderstorms. Gallery: See inside Bagpuss and Clangers exhibition at Ipswich Art Gallery Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend The magical worlds of vintage children’s television favourites The Clangers and Bagpuss are being brought to life this summer at Ipswich Art Gallery. Video: CCTV of East Harling murder victim Peter Wrighton visiting shop released by police to jog memories Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Police have released CCTV images of East Harling murder victim Peter Wrighton visiting a shop before he was brutally killed in the hope it will jog people’s memories. Man arrested by police on patrol following incident in Bury St Edmunds Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Police have arrested a 24-year-old man on suspicion of driving whilst disqualified following an incident in Bury St Edmunds. Crowdfunding page for family of Chelmsford shooting victim John Pordage smashes fundraising target Thursday, August 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Friends of a popular Chelmsford electrician who was shot in the chest outside a petrol station have launched a fundraising appeal for his family. Suffolk sculptor John Green’s life and artistic works remembered by friends and pupils Wednesday, August 9, 2017 Emily Townsend Fellow artists and relatives have come together to remember the life and career of a Suffolk sculptor whose passion for his craft has been immortalised in churches across Britain. Gallery: Memories of the 1983 Bentley Highland Games Tuesday, August 8, 2017 emily townsend The sound of bagpipes filled the air as scores of Scottish themed activities got underway at the 1983 Bentley Highland Games. Petition calls on Colchester council bosses to resign after £160k spent fighting Tollgate Village appeal Sunday, August 6, 2017 Emily Townsend Enough is enough – that’s the message from frustrated Colchester residents after a retail development the borough council spent £160,000 fighting was given the green light. Breakfast project for Ipswich rough sleepers growing fast but donations needed to keep it afloat Sunday, August 6, 2017 Emily Townsend A community project helping homeless people in Ipswich to have breakfast is growing fast but more funding is needed to keep it going. Are baby boxes safe? Cot death charity raises doubts – Suffolk and Essex midwives react Sunday, August 6, 2017 Emily Townsend Health bosses across Suffolk and north Essex have spoken out over concerns raised by a national cot death charity about the safety of baby boxes.