Emily Townsend Reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @emilyltownsend Suffolk superstar Ed Sheeran rushed to hospital after being ‘knocked off bike’ Yesterday, 12:08 Emily Townsend The former Thomas Mills High School pupil, 26, was rushed to hospital after the incident. Gallery: Suffolk Whole Hog 2017 smashes records with 1,700 people braving mud and rivers for EACH Yesterday, 16:02 Emily Townsend Record crowds crawled under cargo nets, climbed up banks and waded through rivers to collect cash for charity at an annual Suffolk race. Griff Rhys Jones to join other stars at Suffolk reading of famous Arthur Ransome tale Yesterday, 12:48 Emily Townsend TV star Griff Rhys Jones is among a host of big names coming together for a marathon reading of a historic children’s book in Suffolk. Rare Rolex watch sold for record £230,000 at Martlesham auction – 30 times the original estimate Thursday, October 12, 2017 Emily Townsend A rare Rolex watch smashed an all-time British record when it went under the hammer at a Suffolk auction – selling for an incredible quarter of a million pounds. Reaction as Government reveals plan to pay GPs starting careers in rural areas £20,000 Thursday, October 12, 2017 Emily Townsend Million-pound plans to roll out a ‘golden hello’ for GPs starting their careers in rural areas would not provide enough cash to plug a chronic GP recruitment gap in Suffolk and north Essex, an MP has said. Video: Don’t pull train’s emergency cord if there is a medical emergency, Greater Anglia passengers told Thursday, October 12, 2017 Emily Townsend Train passengers using Greater Anglia services are being asked not to pull the emergency cord if there is a medical emergency on board. Drivers warned to look out for deer crossing roads in Suffolk and Essex this autumn Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Emily Townsend Motorists are being urged to look out for deer on the region’s major road networks this autumn. Stars of Suffolk winners The Teapot Project based in Ipswich back final call for nominations Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Emily Townsend Winning a Stars of Suffolk award helped us to believe in ourselves again, the founder of The Teapot project in Ipswich has said as she encourages others to submit nominations before it is too late. ‘We’ll be forever grateful’ say family of Ipswich boy with £8.5k donation to The Treehouse Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Emily Townsend The family of a “beautiful” little boy who died last year have donated more than £8,500 to The Treehouse hospice in Ipswich saying they are “forever grateful” for their support. Video: University of Suffolk students take on Ipswich HOPEWalk in bid to shatter stigma surrounding suicide Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Emily Townsend Ipswich Waterfront was transformed into a sea of purple as dozens of students took on a two-mile walk to bring greater awareness of suicide and its prevention to the community. Young woman taken to hospital after falling from horse in west Suffolk Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Emily Townsend Ambulance crews were sent to help a woman who injured her ankle after falling from her horse in Newmarket this morning. Lorry fire closes one lane of A12 southbound near Ipswich Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Emily Townsend One lane of the A12 near Ipswich was closed this morning while firefighters extinguished a blaze which broke out in a lorry. Spoiler alert! Seventh contestant leaves Great British Bake Off tent during first ever Italian week Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Emily Townsend The Great British Bake Off contestants have gone head to head and said “ciao” to the seventh baker to leave the tent during the first ever Italian week. ‘Beautiful’ Amy Vigus from Colchester died after taking MDMA at music festival, inquest hears Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Emily Townsend An inquest has opened into the death of a 20-year-old Colchester woman who died after taking ecstasy at a music festival in London. Delays on A14 near Stowmarket after police incident stops traffic Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Traffic is heavy on the A14 in both directions this afternoon after a police incident saw drivers stopped near Stowmarket. Updated: Police identify man they want to speak to in connection with alleged voyeurism in Ipswich town centre Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Emily Townsend A man sought by police in connection with an incident of alleged voyeurism in Ipswich has been identified following a CCTV appeal. Bomb disposal teams spotted in Norton near Stowmarket after man finds shell in garden shed Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Emily Townsend Police officers from Stowmarket joined bomb disposal teams in safely removing what residents feared may be an unexploded shell from a garden shed. Delight as Ipswich woman scoops £30,000 on the People’s Postcode Lottery Friday, October 6, 2017 Emily Townsend An Ipswich woman is deciding what to splash her winnings on after scooping £30,000 with the People’s Postcode Lottery. Passengers delayed on Greater Anglia services between Suffolk and London as signal fault sparks cancellations Friday, October 6, 2017 Emily Townsend A signal fault is delaying Greater Anglia trains on the main line between Norwich and London this evening. Tiny bat gets stuck on fly paper in Leiston sparking warning by RSPCA officials Friday, October 6, 2017 Emily Townsend A small bat which got stuck on a strip of fly paper in Leiston was extremely lucky not to have suffered any permanent injuries, RSPCA bosses have said. Man, 31, arrested following alleged robbery in Ipswich Friday, October 6, 2017 Emily Townsend Detectives investigating an alleged robbery in Ipswich have arrested a man in connection with the incident. Dozens of motorists clocked going over 100mph including one recorded at 129mph on the A14 near Ipswich Friday, October 6, 2017 Emily Townsend Dozens of drivers have been clocked going over 100mph on Suffolk’s roads. Everything you need to know about Britain’s biggest ever £168million EuroMillions draw tonight Friday, October 6, 2017 Emily Townsend Could you become £168million richer tonight? Arson arrest made after blaze almost destroyed home in The Commons, Colchester Friday, October 6, 2017 Emily Townsend A 58-year-old man arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire tore through a home in Colchester remains in police custody this afternoon. Woman freed by firefighters after car crashes into ditch in Old Felixstowe Road, Stratton Hall Friday, October 6, 2017 Emily Townsend Ambulance crews have checked over a man and a woman who were injured when their car crashed into a ditch in a small village near Trimley St Martin this afternoon. Updated: Armed police investigating Ipswich’s Grove Lane firearms incident make arrest in Fore Street Thursday, October 5, 2017 Emily Townsend Dog units have joined armed police in carrying out a warrant in connection with a firearms incident in Grove Lane earlier this week. Investigation underway after blaze tackled by dozens of firefighters tears through home in Lindsey Tye Thursday, October 5, 2017 Emily Townsend Fire investigators are due to begin work at a Georgian house in mid Suffolk which was almost destroyed by a huge blaze last night. Video: Sonic boom shakes Suffolk: All the latest reaction and everything we know so far Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Emily Townsend Thousands of people in Suffolk heard a huge bang as RAF fighter jets scrambled to transport a Ryanair plane to Stansted Airport following a security alert on board. Video: Typhoon jets scrambled to escort Ryanair flight to Stansted Airport was ‘suspected hoax security alert’ Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Emily Townsend RAF Typhoon jets were scrambled to escort a Ryanair flight to Stansted Airport this morning. Video: RAF Typhoon jets escort Ryanair flight to Stansted Airport creating sonic boom across Suffolk Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Emily Townsend A sonic boom which shook huge areas of Suffolk this morning was caused by Typhoon jets taking a Ryanair plane to Stansted Airport, the Ministry of Defence has confirmed.