Emily Townsend Reporter email@example.com @emilyltownsend Updated: Motorcyclist dies following A12 crash between Ipswich and Martlesham Thursday, June 22, 2017 Emily Townsend and Adam Howlett A motorcyclist has died following a crash on the A12 between Ipswich and Martlesham last night. Young girls cut off by tide after climbing rocks at Ness Point sparking safety warning Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Emily Townsend Coastguard chiefs are warning people not to climb on the rocks at Ness Point after two young girls were cut off by the tide. Heating leaves passengers ‘absolutely boiling’ on board Greater Anglia trains as evening of cancellations begins Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Emily Townsend Ice lollies are being handed out to cool passengers down as Greater Anglia prepares for an evening of reduced train services. Video: Suffolk Day: Care home residents share their favourite Suffolk memories and places to visit Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Emily Townsend People in Suffolk are the warmest you will ever know – that’s the message from care home residents as the first ever Suffolk Day dawns. Video: String of storytelling and percussion workshops hosted in Ipswich and Colchester ahead of live performances Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Emily Townsend People living in Ipswich and Colchester are being invited to learn more about new cultures with a series of storytelling and percussion workshops. New B&M store to open at Anglia Retail Park this Friday creating 90 new jobs Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Emily Townsend More than 90 new jobs have been created for people in Ipswich by the new B&M store opening at Anglia Retail Park, bosses have said. Health services in Suffolk and north Essex given £955k in extra funding for diabetes patients Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Emily Townsend Patients across Suffolk and north Essex are to benefit from the expansion of a nationwide diabetes prevention programme, NHS chiefs have said. Video: Suffolk Day: Sizzling sausages and Orwell Bridge assault course among celebrations in Ipswich area tomorrow Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Emily Townsend Thrill seekers are to take on an assault course under the Orwell Bridge while food fans will be served up sizzling sausages during the first ever Suffolk Day. Gallery: Bikers ride out under Orwell Bridge for former Suffolk policeman’s special Father’s Day gift Monday, June 19, 2017 Emily Townsend Three generations of police motorcyclists came together for a special Father’s Day surprise in Suffolk today which saw dozens ride out under the Orwell Bridge. Ipswich man battling aggressive form of cancer backs urgent NHS call for more blood donors Monday, June 19, 2017 Emily Townsend A Suffolk man who relies on people giving blood to back up multiple transfusions is supporting an urgent call for more donors. Thousands raised for Motor Neurone Disease Association thanks to Kesgrave pub’s Father’s Day fundraiser Sunday, June 18, 2017 Emily Townsend Dozens of people came together at a Kesgrave pub to collect thousands of pounds for the Motor Neurone Disease Association. Paramedics treat family for symptoms of carbon monoxide exposure after suspected chemical leak in Woodbridge Sunday, June 18, 2017 Emily Townsend Firefighters are urging people to install carbon monoxide alarms after a Suffolk family of five potentially had their lives saved by one following a suspected chemical leak. Dog found injured at roadside after crash on Cox’s Hill in Lawford sparking police appeal Sunday, June 18, 2017 Emily Townsend A Labrador found injured after a serious crash in Lawford had a lucky escape, a vet has said as detectives work to establish the circumstances. Lines reopen following overhead wire problems between Ipswich and Stowmarket Sunday, June 18, 2017 Emily Townsend Greater Anglia train services between Ipswich and Stowmarket are back to normal following delays and revisions this afternoon because of overhead wire problems. Gallery: Bikers ride out under Orwell Bridge for former Suffolk policeman’s special Father’s Day gift Sunday, June 18, 2017 Emily Townsend Three generations of police motorcyclists came together for a special Father’s Day surprise in Suffolk today which saw dozens ride out under the Orwell Bridge. End of an era as BBC Springwatch cabin taken down at RSPB Minsmere Sunday, June 18, 2017 Emily Townsend Charity bosses at RSPB Minsmere have said goodbye to the BBC Springwatch studio – marking the end of an era for the east Suffolk reserve. See where roadworks are taking place on major routes including A14 and A12 next week Sunday, June 18, 2017 Emily Townsend Drivers across Suffolk and north Essex are being warned they could face travel disruption from tomorrow due to a number of roadworks projects taking place on major routes. Updated: Four fire engines sent after caller spots smoke coming from top of Sailmakers in Ipswich Saturday, June 17, 2017 Emily Townsend Firefighters were called to Sailmakers shopping centre in Tavern Street tonight to reports someone had seen smoke coming from the top of the building. Road reopened following serious crash in Coram Street in Hadleigh – police, fire and ambulance crews attended Saturday, June 17, 2017 Emily Townsend Emergency services including an East Anglian Air Ambulance crew rushed to the scene of a serious crash in Hadleigh last night. Gallery: Seeing Sir Elton John perform greatest hits at Portman Road was once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, say crowd Saturday, June 17, 2017 Emily Townsend Starry-eyed Sir Elton John fans turned out in their thousands as the music legend’s long-awaited concert at Portman Road got underway. Motorbike crash in Lawford sparks police appeal Saturday, June 17, 2017 Emily Townsend Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a crash between a car and a motorcyclist in Lawford, near Manningtree. Man taken to hospital after five fire engines called to crash on A134 at Barnham Saturday, June 17, 2017 Emily Townsend Ambulance crews, firefighters from five stations and a number of police cars were sent to the scene of a single vehicle crash in north Suffolk this evening. Parrot rescued from bungalow fire in Newmarket which saw blaze rip through kitchen Saturday, June 17, 2017 Emily Townsend Firefighters worked to put out the flames after being called to a large kitchen fire in Newmarket this evening. Police helicopter searches Ipswich street over reports a group of men were seen with a gun Saturday, June 17, 2017 Emily Townsend Police units and the NPAS helicopter were called to Sirdar Road in Ipswich last night after receiving reports six or seven men had been acting suspiciously in the area. Are you ready for a heatwave in Suffolk and Essex? Friday, June 16, 2017 Emily Townsend Temperatures in East Anglia could soar to 30C this weekend as the region experiences a three-day heatwave, forecasters have said. Suffolk pupils dive in at masterclass hosted by Olympic champion ahead of Great East Swim Friday, June 16, 2017 Emily Townsend An Olympic star joined dozens of Suffolk primary school pupils in making a splash ahead of the Great East Swim. Spike in people treated for dog attack injuries at Ipswich Hospital’s A&E Thursday, June 15, 2017 Emily Townsend The number of people with dog attack injuries being treated at Ipswich Hospital’s A&E has nearly trebled in the past decade, latest figures show. Man arrested over possession of knife, axe and drugs in Market Hill, Orford overnight Thursday, June 15, 2017 Emily Townsend A 34-year-old man from Saxmundham is being questioned after he was arrested on suspicion of possessing offensive weapons in the early hours of this morning. Rare signed Beatles and Rolling Stones Ipswich concert programmes go under hammer at Suffolk auction Thursday, June 15, 2017 Emily Townsend An original Beatles concert programme signed by Paul McCartney is among a number of relics set to go under the hammer at a Suffolk auction. Smoke bombs and rowdy behaviour among transport police incidents involving Ipswich and Colchester football fans Wednesday, June 14, 2017 Emily Townsend Football fans in Ipswich and Colchester were involved in a number of incidents which caused fellow rail passengers to report their behaviour to British Transport Police during the 2015/16 season, new data reveals.