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Jack Bruce, the composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist, died today of liver disease at his home in Suffolk, aged 71. Photo: Yui Mok/PA.

Singer Jack Bruce, known for work with Eric Clapton in 1960s group Cream, dies at home in Suffolk

Jack Bruce, the composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist, died today of liver disease at his home in Suffolk, aged 71.

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Calls for harsher punishments for rogue traders in Suffolk

Calls for rogue traders in Suffolk to be hit with harsher sentences have been made after a known fraudster avoided a jail term for his latest crime.

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Mayor, Bill Quinton, officially launches the Poppy Appeal on the steps of Ipswich Town Hall.

Gallery: Poppy appeal launches across Suffolk towns

An annual appeal to support British servicemen and women has launched across Suffolk this weekend.

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A Volkswagen Fox was involved in a collision with a Hyundai Getz on the southbound carriageway at Wangford, near the B1126 Norfolk Road junction, at 12.45pm today.

Two motorists in hospital after crash on A12 near Southwold

Two motorists are in hospital after a crash on the A12 near Southwold.

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The Queen Mary steam engine after if broke down on the A11 in Thetford.

VIDEO: Steam engine breaks down on A11 at Thetford - recovery taking place

A steam engine built in the 1910s has broken down on the A11 at Thetford, partially blocking the road.

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Planning consultant Richard Brown attends an exhibition of proposals for 180 homes at Woods Lane in Melton.

Housing developers take refused Melton homes bid to appeal

Developers have lodged a government appeal over a district’s refusal to allow 180 homes to be built on the outskirts of a Suffolk village.

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Birkett Long HR adviser Liz O’Mahony and HR administrator Jo Calver and colleagues celebrate the firm's gold Investors in People award.

Essex: Investors in People gold award for law firm Birkett Long

Law firm Birkett Long, which has offices in Colchester, Chelmsford and Basildon, has joined the exclusive ranks of employers to have received a gold Investors in People (IiP) award.

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Bee Kemball of logistics company Debach.

Suffolk: Bee Kemball of logistics company Debach to speak at launch of Grant Thornton Suffolk Ltd report

Bee Kemball, managing director of logistics company Debach, will be guest speakier at the launch on November 11 of Grant Thorton’s Suffolk Ltd report.

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Angus & Sally Scobie of E E Ulph & Co Ltd, winners of the BALE award presented by Jonathan Long, Agricultural Partner at Ashton KCJ.
Suffolk Agricultural Awards Dinner on 23-October-2014 at Trinity Park
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Awards night celebrates enterprising farmers

Farmers from Hampshire were full of praise for Suffolk’s agricultural sector at a celebration of the county’s and region’s farm businesses on Thursday.

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Lorries carrying the new corporate identity of AJN Steelstock

Kentford: New look and record trade fro AJN Steelstock

Steel stockholder AJN Steelstock, based at Kentford, near Newmarket, has completed a company-wide rebrand aimed at helping it to build on a record period of growth.

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The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne.

Economy: Rate of GDP growth dips after slowdown in both services and manufacturing

The pace of the UK recovery slowed in the third quarter of the year as manufacturing posted its weakest performance since the start of 2013, official figures showed today.

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Darth Vader actor David Prowse, coming to Bury St Edmunds' Time and Space this weekend

Darth Vader joins Bury St Edmunds side - Star Wars’ actor David Prowse to make appearance at Moyse’s Hall Museum this weekend

Dark lord of the Sith Darth Vader, aka David Prowse, is coming to Bury St Edmunds’ Time and Space Sci-fi exhibition. The Star Wars icon talks to entertainment writer Wayne Savage

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    What attracts you to a man –his soft top or his spanner?

    Hello, young man, I notice you can change a tyre... will you marry me?”

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    Fram Broadband is installing high speed connections at the top of churches in the firm's local area. L-R: Graeme Hall (chair of parish council), James Halsall (diocesan advisory committee and pastoral secretary), Tony Eaves (Fram Broadband) and David Clough (tower captain) pictured at Hacheston Church

    Church tower project provides rural broadband boost for villages around Framlingham

    A rural broadband provider is taking internet access to new heights by using church towers to connect a network of Suffolk villages.

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      Star Wars fanatic Jason Buxton with his massive collection of items from the film franchise.

      Family’s Star Wars collection started with 20p purchase from boot sale - and now their Ixworth home is like shrine to the cult film

      One of region’s biggest Star Wars collectors is inviting fans of the sci-fi blockbuster to ‘Come to the Suffolk Side’.

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        University of Essex student Hannah Witheridge.

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        British police officers are now in Thailand working with Thai police to find the truth into the brutal killing of University of Essex student Hannah Witheridge and fellow backpacker David Miller.

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Mayor, Bill Quinton, officially launches the Poppy Appeal on the steps of Ipswich Town Hall.

Gallery: Poppy appeal launches across Suffolk towns

An annual appeal to support British servicemen and women has launched across Suffolk this weekend.

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Mick McCarthy calls upon Ipswich Town supporters to get behind the team following post-match confrontation

Ipswich v Huddersfield: Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy has urged the club’s supporters to get behind their side after the Blues let a two-goal lead slip to draw 2-2 with Huddersfield Town at Portman Road today.

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Ipswich Town surrender two-goal home lead to draw 2-2 with Huddersfield Town

Ipswich v Huddersfield: Ipswich Town let a lead slip for the fourth game in succession as Huddersfield Town recovered from a two-goal deficit to salvage a 2-2 draw at Portman Road.

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Huddersfield Town's Grant Holt holds off a challenge from Wolverhampton Wanderers' Richard Stearman.

Booing Grant Holt will only make him raise his game, warns Mick McCarthy

Ipswich v Huddersfield: A cacophony of boos will only make pantomime villain Grant Holt raise his game today.

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Williams and Bru both injury doubts, Smith will replace Mings against Huddersfield

Midfield duo Jonny Williams and Kevin Bru are both injury doubts for Ipswich Town ahead of tomorrow’s Championship visit of Huddersfield Town.

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Craig Bellamy’s son on trial at Ipswich Town

The son of former Norwich City striker Craig Bellamy – Ellis – is currently on trial at Ipswich Town.

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“What a fantastic game” – Colchester United manager Tony Humes

Colchester United boss, Tony Humes, praised his side for their resilience after today’s 2-2 draw at high-flying Swindon Town.

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Freddie Sears is left wondering what happened as the U's surrender a two goal advantage to lose 3-2 to Sheffield United in the last ten minutes

U’s and me: ‘Carl’s Curse’ is officially over, I think

I am making an official announcement – my curse on our local teams, for the current season, is over.

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