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A Suffolk company director who crushed a worker to death was spared jail by a judge at Norwich Crown Court today.


A “stellar” village GP who crashed into a zebra crossing while under the influence of alcohol has been banned from the road.

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Residents in Essex face a £5 rise in their council tax in a bid to raise an extra £1.2million for community policing in the county.

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Excitement is building as Ipswich prepares to welcome a string of big-name restaurants as part of the Buttermarket makeover.

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Three vehicles are reported to have crashed on the A12 this evening.

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Test your knowledge in our car photo quiz and see if you can identify which car is which from just one small feature.

Ipswich Town

Ipswich Town midfielder Luke Hyam has joined fellow Championship club Rotherham on loan until January 23, the Blues including a 24-hour recall clause.

David McGoldrick remains sidelined with a groin injury, but the better news for Ipswich Town is that winger Ryan Fraser is closing in on a return to fitness.

Teenage Ipswich Town right-back Josh Emmanuel has joined League Two side Crawley on loan ahead of today’s 5pm deadline.


Young Ipswich Town goalkeeper Michael Crowe has joined Stevenage on loan until January 10.

Ipswich Town are currently on their longest winless streak ever when it comes to live televised matches. Stuart Watson takes a look back at the 11 games the Blues have been on the box in 2015.

Ipswich Town can take advantage of the huge unrest surrounding Charlton Athletic when the two sides meet at The Valley on Saturday lunchtime (12.30pm).

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Yesterday, 17:10
Sam Newman top scored for Ipswich in London

Ipswich put together a fantastic second-half performance to bring home an important 75-50 win on the road against London Westside, who are still searching for their first win.

Yesterday, 15:43
Golfer Josh Robertson

Suffolk golfer Josh Robertson is celebrating a notable victory in America.

Yesterday, 12:32

Ipswich moved to the fourth round of the National Colts Cup, winning 31-22 at Braintree at the weekend.

Tue, 16:38
Sudbury v South Woodham Ferrers - rugby action.

Sudbury got back to winning ways in style on Saturday in London North 2.

Tue, 06:00
Morten Risager is back with the Witches

It’s the club he loves and Morten Risager can’t wait to pull on the Witches kevlars again in 2016.

Mon, 06:00
James Sargeant

James Sarjeant admits to being ‘really happy’ he got the call from Chris Louis to race for Ipswich in 2016.


More than 50 jobs are to be axed at the Haverhill site of pharmaceutical group Sanofi.

Georgi Rollings, left, and Emma Lawrence of Starfish Accounting.

An Ipswich based provider of online company secretarial software has reached the landmark milestone of having 10,000 users.

Robert Hughes, managing director of Hughes Electrical, and Andy Yallop, store manager, at the company's new branch in Bury St Edmunds.

Hughes Electrical has opened the doors of its new store in Bury St Edmunds following a £200,000 investment which has also created six new jobs, doubling the size of its workforce in the town.

Barclays has been fined £72m by the Financial Conduct Authority.
Photo: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Banking giant Barclays has been fined £72million by the City watchdog for failing to handle potential financial crime risks relating to a £1.88billion transaction for ultra high-net-worth clients.

Members of the Suffolk Chamber of Commerce team outside the chamber's offices at Felaw Maltings in Ipswich.

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce is among the nominees in two categories of the British Chambers of Commerce Awards, which are due to be announced at a ceremony in central London tonight.

EA Life

Yesterday, 19:30

Does the mention of Christmas bring you out in a cold sweat? All that shopping, cooking and cleaning.

Yesterday, 14:50
Reading champion Philip Daws, who has 'influenced the reading habits of a generation', at King Edward VI School in Bury St Edmunds earlier this year with Louisa Ungureanu

A man once sworn at by Brian Clough is a Children’s Short Story Competition judge!

Tue, 15:06
The Lighthouse project in Ipswich is celebrating its 40th anniversary.Ali Jordan and Ursula Burrows in a meeting.

There is a collage on the wall of messages from women who have been helped by Lighthouse Women’s Aid in Ipswich, formerly known as Ipswich Women’s Aid.

Mon, 12:32
Vicki Lee, who is carer for her son, William, 12, who has Periventricular Leukomalacia (PVL) and Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

There are an estimated 6.8 million family carers across the country, providing care worth around £132 billion a year. 
But all-too often the needs of those carers themselves can get overlooked. Sheena Grant reports

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

Superdad Will Lodge considers how life changes when you have children

What's On

There’s one problem with having had a great autumn season, including three world premieres, says DanceEast’s artistic director Brendan Keaney.

The New Wolsey Young Company's production of The Elephant Man. It's looking for performers to join the cast of next spring's Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Photo: Mike Kwasniak

The New Wolsey Young Company stages its first ever musical, Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, next spring and needs performers.

Hairspray, at the Ipswich Regent. Photo: Ellie Kurttz

Musical theatre fans have never had it so good. Over the next few months the Regent will play host to Sound of Music, Annie, Cats and Sister Act. Hairspray set the bar high.

Mon, 18:03
Mark Burridge as Dr Astrov and Emma Martin (with blonde hair) as Yeliena

With its focus on the self-worth, the work ethic, and ecological disaster, Chekov’s Uncle Vanya has become spookily prescient. On the opening night of their tour, the cast of the Open Space Theatre jumped headlong into this maelstrom of ideas with their customary commitment, offering up a classic Chekov primer, done straight, with a genuine respect for the text.

Sunday, November 22, 2015
The cast of Hairspray, at the Ipswich Regent from Monday. Photo: Ellie Kurttz

Hairspray’s Edna Turnblad - aka Benidorm star Tony Maudsley - talks man boobs, the trouble with high heels and why the musical is the perfect way to raise important issues with your kids.

Saturday, November 21, 2015
Felixstowe Musical Theatre stage Dick Whittington and his Cat. Photo: Chris Carne

Pantomime season has arrived (oh yes it has). Entertainment writer Wayne Savage talks to two of the actors in Felixstowe Musical Theatre’s production Dick Whittington and His Cat

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Cast of Aladdin, Civic Theatre, Chelmsford, 2015

Mad-cap fun, catchy songs and crazy costumes - the key ingredients to the perfect panto - but which one will you be seeing this Christmas?

Monday, November 16, 2015
Annie Eddington as The Snow Queen & Malcolm Hollister as Aunty

A cast of characters ranging from polar bears to reindeer will grace the stage at the Quay Theatre as Sudbury Dramatic Society presents a fairy tale pantomime with a difference.

Colchester United

Tony Humes has today parted company with Colchester United.

U's boss Tony Humes

Colchester United have switched their weekly press conference from the club’s training ground, at Florence Park, Tiptree, to the stadium this lunchtime.

Yesterday, 21:33
Colchester United boss Tony Humes

Colchester United manager Tony Humes has admitted that he was shocked with the way his team “buckled” during Tuesday night’s 3-2 home defeat to Crewe.

Tue, 23:01
Callum Harriott is in despair as the U's lose 3-2 at home to Crewe tonight

Colchester United are resigned to yet another season of struggle against relegation, following a horrible defeat to bottom club Crewe tonight.

Tue, 11:40
Chris Porter in action against Crewe last season

Chris Porter feels sorry for his defensive team-mates, despite Colchester United’s terrible record of conceding goals.

Mon, 06:00
Alex Gilbey leaves the pitch after Colchester's defeat at Millwall

Colchester United boss, Tony Humes, will be stepping up his search for a new centre-half following Saturday’s dismal showing at Millwall.

Saturday, November 21, 2015
Colchester United boss Tony Humes

Colchester United boss Tony Humes blasted his side’s woeful defending after this afternoon’s 4-1 defeat at Millwall.