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Yesterday, 11:20

Figures presented in an operational performance report for the county show that the equivalent of 31 12-hour shifts were spent by ambulance staff treating patients who could not be admitted to A&E within 15-minutes of arrival.

Yesterday, 16:07

A pig and four chickens have been stolen from a field in Sudbury.

Yesterday, 15:53

Sadly, rainy days are not a rare thing when it comes to the Great British Summer, so when the heavens open we are well-stocked with things to do.

Yesterday, 15:34

The search for a prisoner who absconded from Hollesley Bay earlier this month is still ongoing.

Yesterday, 15:45

A stack of straw bales was deliberately set alight in Little Wratting on Monday night.

Yesterday, 15:13

There’s something about Jez (as we hip young things on social media call Jeremy Corbyn) that thoroughly warms my cockles. Perhaps it’s his air of humility, his open-necked honesty or simply his dogged under-dogness?

Ipswich Town

Yesterday, 23:27

Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy revealed his transfer frustrations following tonight’s 3-2 defeat at Colchester United in a pre-season friendly.

Yesterday, 23:23

Gavin Massey netted a last-minute winner as Colchester United beat their East Anglian neighbours Ipswich Town 3-2 in a friendly at The Weston Homes Community Stadium tonight.

Yesterday, 23:23

Ipswich Town lost 3-2 at Colchester United in a friendly on Tuesday evening.

Yesterday, 11:18

A lot has been made of Ipswich Town’s impressive striking options heading into the new Championship season, but Mick McCarthy knows he also has a tough decision to make at the opposite end of the field.

Yesterday, 10:46

Ipswich Town will be entering a team in the Suffolk FA Premier Cup for the 2015-16 season.

Yesterday, 06:00

Former Ipswich Town cult hero Matt Holland has backed the Blues for promotion in 2015-16 with the new Championship season less than two weeks away.

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Mon, 10:03

Former Bury St Edmunds youngster Josh Walker has been named the club’s new first-team captain for the coming season.

Mon, 09:59
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They may have signed 21 new players, but Bury St Edmunds director of rugby Gavin Hogg thinks the Wolfpack have got the right blend as they approach their first-ever campaign at National 2 level.

Friday, July 24, 2015
Mildenhall Stadium, West Row.

Mildenhall Stadium “could close” after Supreme Court judges ordered the owners to pay nearly £500,000 in costs.

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Stefan Nielsen, in blue, badly missed by the Witches against Glasgow

Ipswich Witches 43 Glasgow Tigers 47

Business

Yesterday, 09:54

Staff at Ipswich-based turf maintenance machinery maker Ransomes Jacobsen have marked the end of an era, with the last Ransomes Commander mower having rolled off the production line.

Yesterday, 10:00
The rate of growth in the UK economy rebounded during the second quarter of 2015, but the manufacturing sector continued to struggle, according to official figures.

UK growth bounced back in the second quarter of 2015 as gross domestic product (GDP) increased by 0.7%, according to official figures.

Yesterday, 06:00
Charles Manning on the new patio area at Bears Boutique Bar and Bowling in Star Lane, Ipswich

Businessman Charles Manning is pleased with the way his Bears bowling bar and grill is fitting into the entertainment offer in Ipswich – and with the business community.

Yesterday, 06:00
Barker Gotelee has welcomed Lucy Underwood, conveyancing assistant, Linda Crawford, solicitor, Nicky Sunderland. trust and estate planning practitioner, and Lisa Hobbs, junior secretary.

Ipswich-based law firm Barker Gotelee has welcomed four new employees across its expanding business.

Mon, 10:32
A Ryanair aircraft atStansted Airport.

Budget airline Ryanair today reported a 25% jump in earnings for the first quarter of its new financial year.

EA Life

Yesterday, 09:32

Artist Lois Cordelia could never have imagined where a speculative inquiry from a GCSE student to one of the nation’s best-loved children’s book illustrators and authors would lead. Sheena Grant reports

Mon, 14:28
Psychologist Dr Rebecca Poz teaching kids about dementia at Great Barton Primary. Left to right, Ashley Lilley, Dr Rebecca Poz, Sasha Coxon-Leitao and Hattie Cocksedge.

When I ask Dr Rebecca Poz what her ultimate aim is in life, she laughs and says: ‘World peace?’

Mon, 12:00
The Lodge family, Mitchell, Gemma, Mila, Seth, Will and Finley.

Superdad Will Lodge goes walking ready for the summer holidays

Friday, July 24, 2015
Edd Martin smokes pork at the DJ BBQ stall at the Sausage and Beer Festival at Jimmy's Farm on Sunday, 27 July.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis’ picks of what to eat at Jimmy’s Sausage and Beer Festival this weekend.

Friday, July 24, 2015
The Birmingham Balti is set to be protected by the EU.

The city of Birmingham is set to win its battle of the balti by being officially recognised as the home of the much-loved dish, but what about Suffolk’s culinary delights?

What's On

Red Rose Chain venture back into the forest with A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Director Joanna Carrick takes entertainment writer Wayne Savage behind the scenes

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Evelyn White and John Halifax as Maria and Tony in the ctc's production of West Side Story at the New Wolsey. Photo: Mike Kwasniak

A warning to other amateur, semi or professional groups - you don’t want to rumble with this cast.

Thursday, July 23, 2015
The Sharks are ready to rumble in Ipswich-based ctc's West Side Story

Bridie Rowe, artistic director of the Ipswich Children’s Theatre Company, is having trouble with the boys who make up rival gangs the Jets and the Sharks.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Director Karen Simpson at work during rehearsals for A Labour of Love

It’s extraordinary how quickly fortunes can change. In 1892 the Bury St Edmunds Theatre Royal hosted the world premiere of one of the great plays of English theatre.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Mrs Warren's Profession, Cambridge

Amusing, entertaining and thought provoking, Mrs Warren’s Profession is an absolute treat.

Colchester United

Yesterday, 23:23

Ipswich Town lost 3-2 at Colchester United in a friendly on Tuesday evening.

Yesterday, 11:48
Sam Walker, right, in goal for the U's

Sam Walker says it is about time Colchester United put themselves back where they belong – further up the League One table.

Mon, 11:16
Tom Eastman battles for the ball.

Colchester United boss Tony Humes admitted his side will need to be ‘sharper’ as they prepare for Ipswich Town tomorrow night.

Saturday, July 25, 2015
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Friday, July 24, 2015
Colchester United Manager Tony Humes

Colchester United boss, Tony Humes, is happy with his defensive options, and his midfield strengths, but he still feels that his squad is short of two attacking players.