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An alliance of schools in Ipswich has won £20,000 of funding to boost the quality of teaching in the area through better use of research.

A number of roads and rail lines remain closed in the aftermath of Storm David - here is a rundown of where to avoid on your trip home.

A car has rolled onto its roof following a single vehicle collision on the A12 at Copdock.

A well-known Elvis impersonator from Ipswich has died at the age of 57 following a short battle with cancer.

Campaigners rallying against plans to build three Garden Communities in North Essex - up to 42,000 homes over 30 years - fear the number of houses could increase even further.

Suffolk is in the final five for BBC Countryfile Magazine’s Holiday Destination of the Year 2018 – and needs your vote to scoop the prestigious award.

Ipswich is set to get its own high-tech version of the ‘Boris Bike’ - where cyclists can use a simple phone app to get on two wheels.

A business owner from Woodbridge says her shop saw a 20% drop in trade due to the closure of Woods Lane in Melton before Christmas - and is keen to let people know that the town is ‘still open for business’.

Two women were locked in a car and one was sexually assaulted after they accepted a lift from a man near Unit 17 nightclub in Ipswich on New Year’s Day.

A woman has been taken to hospital following a two-vehicle crash on the A12 at Saxmundham this morning.

A house in Ipswich had suffered water damage after thieves broke in at the weekend and ripped out copper piping.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was rushed to hospital with serious injuries following a collision in Felixstowe at the weekend.

Capel Plough FC has chosen Ivor the greyhound as the club’s new mascot - following a month-long social media competition.

Train passengers travelling between Ipswich and Manningtree and Norwich and London are facing delays on the rails this morning due to a signalling fault.

A second Nando’s restaurant is on its way to Ipswich - taking over the Pizza Hut site on Ransomes Europark.

Roadworks on Wherstead Road are causing traffic delays in Ipswich this morning.

Police have recovered a green Kawasaki motorbike stolen during a burglary in Little Clacton.

There were delays on the A12 southbound at East Bergholt this morning following a two-vehicle collision.

A 29-year-old man has pleaded guilty to burglary, theft of a motor vehicle and driving without a licence and insurance after being arrested last week in Harwich.

Police are appealing for help in finding a missing 37-year-old man from Hadleigh.

A “kind and loving” father-of-three from Lowestoft died after running into his burning flat to save his dog, an inquest has heard.

Suffolk’s Chamber of Commerce says the Government has not been ambitious enough with its plans for superfast broadband in the county – and want to 
see download speeds 10 times as fast by the end of the decade.

The charity behind Suffolk’s Surviving Winter campaign has put out an urgent plea for donations having seen a huge surge in the number of people needing its help.

Police are appealing for information after thieves broke into a house in Stowmarket and stole a safe.

Police investigating an attempted rape in Witham are urging anyone who was driving past the area at the time who may have dash cam footage to come forward.

Police have confirmed the death of a 91-year-old man found by the side of the road in Woolpit on New Year’s Day is not being treated as suspicious.

The RLNI lifeboat crew at West Mersea have rescued a kite surfer from the island’s southern shore after his lines became wrapped around his legs.

A Kesgrave singer who wowed the judges on ITV’s The Voice to win a place in the battle rounds said going up on stage ‘felt like a dream’.

Police have released CCTV images of two men they want to speak to in connection with criminal damage at a hotel in Halstead in Essex.

An Ipswich care home has been rated ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) for a second inspection in a row.

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