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Police investigate the scene of a murder on Old Road in Clacton.

A man has admitted killing a Clacton woman in her home.

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16:35
Hollesley Bay

Hollesley Bay prison’s Independent Monitoring Board Chairman has pledged continue with her duties despite being ostracised by other board members.

Mill Street flooding in Mildenhall - 10.36am on 31/5/16 - picture by Helen Hysted

In just one hour, flood waters rose high enough to cause a BMW to break down in Mildenhall this morning.

46 minutes ago
Matthew Brett freshens up the hay for Theberton Herd cows at the Suffolk Show.

This week we have a team of reporters and photographers at Trinity Park bringing you full coverage of the highlight of the Suffolk agricultural calendar - the Suffolk Show.

50 minutes ago
UK Power Networks tree trimming

Engineers have been called in to cut trees back from an overhead power line after the two came into contact in a Suffolk village and sparked a fire.

17:55
The sun shines for the first day of the Suffolk Show 2015.

Tomorrow marks day one of the Suffolk Show 2016 - which promises to be the biggest ever show.

17:44
Ipswich Town Hall, Ipswich Icons column August 22, 2015

A blue plaque honouring Ipswich’s first female mayor is set to be installed above the entrance to Ipswich Town Hall as part of a project to honour women who have helped shape the town.

Ipswich Town

Colchester United FC  v Ipswich Town FC.
Pre season friendly.
Gavin Massey scores for Col U taking them to a 3-2 victory in the last few minutes.

Colchester United have confirmed a home friendly with Ipswich Town on Wednesday, July 20 (7.45pm).

16:45
Simon Milton

Former Ipswich Town star Kieron Dyer continues his series of interviews with his former Blues teammates as he talks to club legend Simon Milton.

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Republic of Ireland's Daryl Murphy during the UEFA Euro 2016 Qualifying Playoff second leg at the Aviva Stadium, Dublin. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday November 16, 2015. See PA story SOCCER Republic. Photo credit should read: Martin Rickett/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS Editorial use only, No commercial use without prior permission, please contact PA Images for further information: Tel: +44 (0) 115 8447447.

Daryl Murphy won’t let the fact he’s yet to open his goalscoring account for his country affect him, as he bids to make the final Republic of Ireland squad of Euro 2016.

Friday, May 27, 2016
Daryl Murphy in action for the Republic

If Daryl Murphy gets amongst the goals at Euro 2016 this summer the striker will have Mick McCarthy to thank, after the Ipswich Town boss put country over club during the closing weeks of last season.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Academy graduate Teddy Bishop

Ipswich Town remain keen for half of the club’s squad to be homegrown, by the start of the 2017-18 season.

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Anthony Ogogo celebrates beating Gary Cooper: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Anthony Ogogo has vowed to “blitz” his rivals in his search for boxing honours.

Yesterday, 22:08
Nico Covatti (yellow helmet) and Danny King (white) battle towards a 5-1 over Ulrich Ostergaard in heat fifteen of the Peterborough v Ipswich (Premier League) match at East of England Showground

Ipswich Witches never found their feet as Peterborough Panthers blew them away before going on to secure a convincing 56-36 victory this evening.

Business

A new Volkswagen car in a compound in Sheerness, Kent, as the company saw profits tumble by nearly a fifth at the start of 2016 as it continued to grapple with the fall-out from its global emissions scandal.

Volkswagen saw profits tumble by nearly a fifth at the start of 2016 as it continued to grapple with the fall-out from its global emissions scandal.

Austin Reed will close 120 stores after administrators to the collapsed menswear retailer failed to find a buyer for the entire business, resulting in the loss of approximately 1,000 jobs.

Bernie Aldous, Anglia regional representative council member and past president of the Insurance Institute of Cambridge, has picked up an award for distinguished service at the Chartered Insurance Institute’s (CII) annual Network Conference.

An export drive will be getting into gear at the Suffolk Show tomorrow as part of a nationwide tour.

Yesterday, 11:05

An award-winning pay-what-you-feel cafe which supports dozens of homeless and vulnerable people in Ipswich has been given just three weeks to find a new base.

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Gary Avis chats to the cast of the Co-op Juniors' production of Starlight Express. Photo: James Fletcher

Once a Co-op Junior always a Co-op Junior. Renowned Royal Ballet Star Gary Avis talks to entertainment writer Wayne Savage about how the group took a bullied young boy and helped turn him into the man he is today.

13:53

There are certain activities that are not designed for a 61-year-old granny with a replacement knee, writes Lynne Mortimer.

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08:36

The Suffolk Show is undoubtedly a great place for children. The opportunity to get within a metre of a champion Hereford heifer, or climb on an actual tractor, or watch cars race round the Grand Ring – it’s a perfect day for little people.

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Some People Talk About Violence, Pulse Festival, New Wolsey Theatre 2016

It was a story of family, heartbreak, guilt and frustration, all wrapped up in chaos.

22 minutes ago

For the first 10 minutes of Made in China’s ‘Tonight I’m Gonna Be the New Me’, its solo performer and co-creator, Jessica Latowicki undertakes a highly energetic dance/aerobic exercise routine. We don’t know who she is, what this dance means (rage/frustration/excitement?), or whether it will last for the entire 65 minutes (unlikely though given its energy). She then stops, faces us, smiles and says in a broad American accent that she is dedicating the dance to us. A slightly tense audience chuckles and visibly relaxes.

31 minutes ago

How do we decide who’s a good migrant and who’s a bad immigrant?

Once a Co-op Junior always a Co-op Junior. Renowned Royal Ballet Star Gary Avis talks to entertainment writer Wayne Savage about how the group took a bullied young boy and helped turn him into the man he is today.

Royal Ballet star Gary Avis has a deep and abiding love for Suffolk. He tells arts editor Andrew Clarke that after nearly 30 years on stage his dancing career is far from over and he is looking for new challenges

Sunday, May 29, 2016

It would take a phenomenal effort to produce a bad Dirty Dancing show. The 1987 coming-of-age drama is ripe for any interpretation: iconic music, a timeless script, a clear story with emotional depth, relatable characters and well-defined goals, and of course, some pretty captivating dancing.

Colchester United

Colchester United FC  v Ipswich Town FC.
Pre season friendly.
Gavin Massey scores for Col U taking them to a 3-2 victory in the last few minutes.

Colchester United have confirmed a home friendly with Ipswich Town on Wednesday, July 20 (7.45pm).

Friday, May 20, 2016

Colchester United have released a number of high-profile players, including striker Marvin Sordell and fellow front-runner Darren Ambrose.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Colchester United are facing up to life back in the fourth tier, for the first time in 18 years, following a dismal relegation campaign.

Monday, May 16, 2016

League One outfits Charlton Athletic and Swindon Town have stepped up their quests to sign Colchester United midfielder George Moncur.

Friday, May 13, 2016

James Bransgrove, who made a surprise debut for Colchester United on the final day of the season, in unusual circumstances, very nearly gave up his dream of becoming a goalkeeper during his mid-teens.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Colchester United’s classy midfielder, George Moncur, looks set to leave the League Two club this summer.