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Ipswich: Serial killer Steve Wright reportedly set to launch third bid for freedom

PUBLISHED: 05:42 04 December 2012

Steve Wright has reportedly launched a fresh bid for freedom

Steve Wright has reportedly launched a fresh bid for freedom

Archant

SUFFOLK serial killer Steve Wright has launched a third bid for freedom, it’s been reported.

Wright, 54, was jailed for life after being found guilty of murdering five prostitutes in the Ipswich area over five days in December 2006.

His brother David, 53, who regularly visits Wright at Long Lartin Prison in Worcestershire, confirmed to a national newspaper he is lining up a fresh bid to overturn his conviction.

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  • appeal , should have been the death penalty

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    Lee mundy

    Sunday, December 9, 2012

More elderly patients at Ipswich Hospital are expected to return home quicker after a specialist support team extended its weekly operating hours.

A teenager who claims she was plied with drink and drugs by a gang of Ipswich men before they allegedly took it in turns to have sex with her has admitted she was “out of control” in the months leading up to the alleged incident.

A Suffolk man who lost his temper when he saw his partner texting a friend and threw her to the floor causing a fractured wrist has been given a suspended prison sentence.

Police were called to the scene of a two-vehicle collision in Stowmarket this evening.

More than £500,000 was spent on sending patients under the care of the region’s mental health trust to other facilities in the last month as bosses admit “still too many” patients were being sent out of the area for treatment.

A generous teenager from East Bergholt who has been making waves in the world of dog handling is using her success to help support a local animal charity.

Art For Cure are holding their first pop-up art and sculpture exhibition to celebrate women and raise money.

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