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Close your eyes and you could really believe it was the real thing.

A Suffolk woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by an engineer who visited her home to repair her tumble dryer has denied making up the allegations as part of a “fantasy”.

Visitors to the Kingfisher public house, Ipswich, in 1975, featured in a recent Days Gone By, writes David Kindred.

A third man has been arrested in connection with the Parsons Green terror attack, Scotland Yard said.

A lorry driver is in hospital after a three-vehicle crash at a car park at Ipswich railway station in the early hours of this morning.

A former Suffolk man who was once jailed for shooting someone at a nightclub in Marbella is today behind bars in Jersey after being sentenced for trying to smuggle £400,000 worth of cannabis into the island.

A man accused of being involved in an attack which left a Lowestoft man with serious head injuries has denied being present when the alleged assault took place.

A Great Cornard computer programmer who downloaded more than 150 indecent images of children has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A 70-year-old former BT worker from Felixstowe, who was a safeguarding officer at his church, has been given a suspended prison sentence for downloading child porn.

Since his 1998 debut with Pi Darren Aronofsky has established himself as a film-maker who pushes the boundaries of mainstream surrealist cinema, combining genre and fantastical imagery to examine religion, addiction and mental health.

During the visit, Hotpoint sub-contractor Shingirai Goredema allegedly touched the 24-year-old woman inappropriately and suggested they had a shower together, Ipswich Crown Court heard.

A Suffolk man accused of brandishing a sword at a caravan site near Woodbridge has been cleared by a jury.

A Colchester woman caused thousands of pounds worth of damage by starting fires at two houses following rows with her boyfriend, it has been alleged.

Guests at the home of an Ipswich man posted messages on Facebook asking for help after he locked them in his flat following an argument, a court has heard.

Last year’s reorganisation at Ipswich Borough Council cost the authority nearly £1m in redundancy and other severance payments according to the annual accounts.

A council is spending more on getting children to school despite introducing a policy to cut costs by £4million, according to an action group.

Prime Minister Theresa May has tonight announced that Britain is on the highest terror alert of “critical” – meaning another attack is expected imminently.

An Ipswich man who breached a court order banning him from contacting his wife within a week of it being made has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A man feared for his life when he was allegedly confronted by a man brandishing a sword at a caravan site at Sutton Heath, a court has heard.

A couple is trying to raise £50,000 to have another baby in order to save their son’s life.

Two men who committed more than 50 burglaries at homes across seven counties including Suffolk and Norfolk have been given jail sentences totalling 13 years.

Descendants of a soldier twice awarded the Victoria Cross have visited the Essex military personnel recovery centre named after him.

A man who threatened terrified shop staff with hypodermic needles during robberies has been jailed for three years.

Colchester optician cleared of theft

Thursday, September 14, 2017

A Colchester optician accused of stealing nearly £300 from his employer has been cleared by a jury.

A lorry driver who caused the death of a Kesgrave man and seriously injured his seven-year-old daughter after blacking out at the wheel has been jailed for four years.

A Suffolk teenager suffered a “horrific” wound to his shoulder which needed 18 stitches after being slashed with a meat cleaver during a late night attack in Lowestoft, a court has heard.

A former lecturer who escaped to Ireland after being convicted of having indecent images of children has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.

An Ipswich carer who raped a 72-year-old woman at sheltered housing accommodation in Suffolk has been jailed for seven and a half years.

Jane Ingram made medical history 18 years ago by giving birth to “miracle” triplets against all the odds.

Tributes have poured in for a “kind” and “beautiful” mother and friend after she was found dead in Colchester.

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