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A Suffolk school has been crowned as one of the top five preparatory schools in the country at a national ceremony.

Pupil spending will be hundreds of pounds below the national average and lower than seven years ago, it can be revealed.

Some young people see knives as being “part of their uniform”, police admit, after the latest figures showed a fresh five-year high in the crime.

The worker, 67, was trying to free a corner leg which had become stuck while it was being prepared to move at Coopers Beach Holiday Park in East Mersea.

Suffolk County Council and the Suffolk Association of Local Councils have joined together to relaunch Suffolk’s Most Active Communities for 2017.

Police are investigating a break-in at Ipswich Museum which was closed until Friday lunchtime.

From more traffic lights and speed bumps to tougher fines and ‘psychological techniques’, today we are asking: what is the best way to reduce speeding in 30mph zones in Ipswich?

Officials behind an awards ceremony celebrating Suffolk’s unsung heroes are urging people to make nominations for emergency services personnel.

Nigel Burgoyne, headteacher at Kesgrave High School, said only growing student numbers is keeping afloat his “painfully tight” budget for 2017/18.

A Suffolk teacher has been awarded a distinguished honour from technology giant Apple.

More disadvantaged young people in Ipswich will receive better support after Inspire Suffolk announced it received a £500,000 funding boost.

A century-old tennis club in Ipswich could be the first in the world to have courts resurfaced with waste plastic – but needs your help with funding.

Parents have reacted with mixed views to the news that Ipswich High School for Girls is to become co-educational, with some saying they are “utterly heartbroken”.

Teachers are due a “decent” government pay rise after a report found basic salaries have fallen by 12% in a decade, a former Suffolk headteacher has said.

The family of a Braintree man who died after falling from a balcony at the London Stock Exchange (LSE) have paid tribute to a “kind and caring family man”.

A motorist was attacked and robbed in the middle of a country road in Suffolk, police have said.

Ticket prices are being dropped at Cineworld in Ipswich later this week – just six months after Empire opened a cinema at the revamped Buttermarket shopping centre.

Suffolk is losing its only all-girls mainstream school after Ipswich High School for Girls announced a raft of major changes this evening.

Children have become strong readers and inspirational role models at an Ipswich primary school which has overturned its below-standard Ofsted rating.

A CCTV image of a man police want to speak to after an alleged sexual assault in Ipswich town centre has been released.

Police have been granted more time to question four serving members of the Army, including an Ipswich man, on suspicion of terrorism offences.

A Colchester man has appeared in court charged with a number of offences against children, including abduction and kidnap.

A serious crash took place near a primary school in Ipswich in the early hours of this morning, leaving two motorists in hospital.

An angry Ipswich mother has blasted a school’s decision to send home her teenage daughter because her skirt, make-up and jewellery broke uniform rules.

Bus replacements have been put in place between Ipswich and Felixstowe after a Greater Anglia train broke down, cancelling all services for the rest of the day.

The two universities in Essex either maintained or improved their position in the prestigious league table.

A section of over-running roadworks along the one-way system by Ipswich Waterfront have finished, but more are on the way at Stoke Bridge, Suffolk County Council has confirmed.

Hundreds of foodies enjoyed the culinary treats on offer during a charity walk around Helmingham Hall in Suffolk today.

Almost 400 runners took part in the record-breaking Framlingham 10k race today. See if you can spot yourself or a loved one in our photo gallery.

A second motorist has died after another serious road crash near Thetford in Norfolk this weekend.

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