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Yesterday, 19:58

Two people were treated by paramedics after they were hurt in a crash in Colchester this afternoon.

Yesterday, 19:03

Record crowds turned out to welcome Santa Claus to a Suffolk garden centre as bosses kicked off their festive season.

Yesterday, 23:38

A group of people – three adults and two children – are currently stuck in a lift in an Ipswich apartment block.

Yesterday, 17:53

Suffolk brewers Adnams have stirred up storm in a beer glass by extolling the virtues of “Mighty Norwich City” while not having a shop in Ipswich, their own county town!

Yesterday, 17:00

Police are appealing for witnesses to discover what happened to a man found with serious pelvic and head injuries in a Suffolk street.

Yesterday, 21:39

A Suffolk pre-school has celebrated after receiving an ‘outstanding’ rating following its first Ofsted inspection.

Yesterday, 19:00

The Ipswich Society is interested in almost anything that affects the well-being of our town. We are not a single-issue organisation but pride ourselves on being multi-faceted and versatile.

Yesterday, 18:20

A 26-year-old woman who went missing from her home in Ipswich sparking a police appeal has been found.

Yesterday, 17:00

Having returned from Diss, a charming place which I never mind visiting, I came home with much to think about, writes Martin Newell.

Yesterday, 15:31

Suffolk gardening expert, writer and broadcaster Ric Staines has died – prompting tributes from people who knew and worked with him.

Yesterday, 14:26

Bury St Edmunds-based brewer Greene King showcased its iconic London pubs on a float at this year’s Lord Mayor’s Show.

Yesterday, 14:21

Bramford Road in Ipswich is set to remain closed during Monday morning’s rush-hour while safety engineers continue their inspection of building work at a former pub.

Yesterday, 13:16

An award-winning youth brass band from Stowmarket is gearing up for a busy December with a series of performances in the lead-up to Christmas.

Yesterday, 12:15

Some people may still think of model trains as “toys” but hundreds of people who visited Kesgrave High School on Saturday went to admire the skills of those who put so much time and effort into an exacting hobby.

Yesterday, 12:00

Pupils and staff at a Suffolk primary school are hoping to win a pot of cash set aside for community projects to revamp broken play equipment.

Yesterday, 11:04

A former Haverhill teacher says the support he has received after suffering a crippling spinal injury has been “remarkable”.

Yesterday, 11:03

Ipswich seven-year old Alexander Boyle is much nearer getting a new specialist tricycle that will enable him to play with his family and friends after fundraising effort.

Yesterday, 10:50

The Illegal Eagles are perennial favourites at the Regent, bringing country rock to Ipswich where it seems to have found a home.

Yesterday, 10:00

Are you in a position to be able to adopt one of these cute creatures from the RSPCA centre in Martlesham?

Yesterday, 09:48

Specialist officers searching a landfill for missing RAF airman Corrie McKeague have still found any rubbish dated from when the 23-year-old went missing – nearly a month since the hunt restarted.

Yesterday, 09:00

An Ipswich foodbank is calling on schools, families, companies and individuals to donate everything they can this winter to help more than 2,000 people already on their Christmas list.


Friday, November 17, 2017

A Rushmere campaigner who gathered nearly 1,500 signatures in a successful petition to bring a real Christmas tree back to Ipswich town centre has said she is thrilled with the new tree.

Friday, November 17, 2017

A Colchester councillor took a public HIV test to raise awareness for National HIV Testing Week.

Friday, November 17, 2017

A new proposal to shake up local government, creating a unitary authority in Suffolk, is set to be discussed by council leaders from across England next week.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A report on feasibility studies for a new dualled A120 in Essex suggests a new junction with the A12 at Rivenhall would be the preferred option – but cannot be committed to at this stage in the project.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A new dual carriageway A120 across Essex is unlikely to use any of the existing route after highways chiefs recommended it is dropped from consideration.


Saturday, November 18, 2017

With the Association of Optometrists calling for a law change on eyesight tests for drivers, motoring editor Andy Russell recalls how he found out he needed glasses.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Bury St Edmunds will be honouring the original patron saint of England St Edmund with four days of celebrations.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A Suffolk town is organising an extended programme of Christmas activities to offer an extra festive celebration.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A look at our transatlantic links as America celebrates Thanksgiving

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Tonight I had the pleasure of watching Rob Brydon at the Ipswich Regent and I can promise you this, he does not disappoint.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Bacteria from sewage is contaminating seawater at a popular Essex beach – making it one of just seven in England failing to meet minimum water quality standards.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Friends of Christchurch Park is calling on the community to support its bid for a new fountain by voting in an online funding scheme.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Sculptor Ben Loughrill, who created the wooden wolf which sits on the Southgate roundabout, in Bury St Edmunds, has been busy giving the structure a brand new makeover.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Campaigners seeking to save some of Suffolk’s most precious landscapes have defended proposals to raise millions of pounds by building homes on a protected beauty spot.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Anglian Water has agreed to donate £60,000 to local wildlife trusts after the company polluted the Layer Brook in Essex.


Yesterday, 14:26

Bury St Edmunds-based brewer Greene King showcased its iconic London pubs on a float at this year’s Lord Mayor’s Show.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

An online interiors retailer has opened its first showroom location at Suffolk Food Hall in Wherstead near Ipswich.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Disabled swimmers in Sudbury can now access their pool more easily thanks to the generosity of a local business.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Roundwood Tennis Club has been served £12,000 from a fund that recognises innovative renewable energy projects.

Friday, November 17, 2017

An offshore wind giant has handed out nearly £200,000 in grants to East Anglian community groups as part of an ongoing fund.