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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.

Brewer Adnams collaborates with the Yeastie Boys.

Despite a major GP on the same day there was a decent turn-out for the third instalment of this season’s Ipswich Britannia Senior Super Series of table tennis in Ipswich, writes Andrew Dosher.

Kevin Bru has revealed a deadline day move to Ligue 1 side Toulouse fell through in the summer, but has insisted he remains committed to Ipswich despite still being free to leave the club.

A huge reproduction of the Bayeux Tapestry – telling the story of the Norman invasion in 1066 – is heading to Woodbridge for two months following our appeal for a site to show it off to Suffolk.

Felixstowe author on his debut novel, following last year’s book about son’s battle with eating disorder

More than a century of conflicts were remembered as Suffolk joined the rest of the country – and much of the world – to remember those who have died in the service of their country.

A collection of letters, written from the battlefields of the First World War, inspired a Suffolk woman to research her uncle’s bright life and devastating death.

This weekend will see Remembrance Services all over the country. Residents of towns and villages will gather at war memorials to pay their respects to those who have died to secure and protect our freedom.

While the international break means no Ipswich Town game for a fortnight, a number of Blues players are involved in important matches spread across the world. Sports writer ANDY WARREN takes a look at when and where the Blues’ internationals are in action.

A revival of the classic thriller Wait Until Dark is currently running at Ipswich’s New Wolsey Theatre. We spoke to one of its stars, Bad Girls actor Jack Ellis.

Ipswich Town striker David McGoldrick has been cut from the Republic of Ireland squad ahead of their World Cup play-off matches against Denmark. =

Ipswich Town left-back Jonas Knudsen has been called up to the Denmark squad for their World Cup play-off clash with the Republic of Ireland, but Emyr Huws has been withdrawn from the Wales squad.

The county’s unsung community heroes were celebrated yesterday at the British Empire Medal (BEM) Investiture ceremony held by Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk.

The remarkable picture you see here shows history in the making - the Russian Revolution - and Suffolk journalist and poet Aidan Semmens’ grandmother took it. Aidan tells her story.

Ipswich Town’s clash with Preston tomorrow will come too soon for returning midfielder Emyr Huws, with Tom Adeyemi also set to miss out.

Last week we left Trans Euro Trail-blazer Ian Womack handing over his passport to police in Albania after being hit by another motorcyclist who fled the scene. But this low point turned into a highlight of his 10,000km adventure.

Internationally best-selling novelist Amanda Hodgkinson has joined the English department at the University of Suffolk.

Mick McCarthy’s reign at Ipswich Town has reached the five-year mark, but is the Yorkshireman’s half-decade anniversary at Portman Road a cause for celebration or a time for reflection? Andy Warren takes a look.

Ipswich Town midfielder Emyr Huws has been called up to the Wales squad for their friendly clashes with France and Panama.

East Anglian action man Ian Womack – former soldier, ex-firefighter and all-round adventurer – is one of the first motorcyclists to tackle 10,000km of the new, dirt road Trans Euro Trail. In the first of a two-part feature he tells of the thrills and spills of this epic challenge.

A war hero who was killed in action in Belgium 100 years ago during the First World War has been remembered at a fitting tribute ceremony.

Storm Ophelia will see winds reach speeds of up to 80mph on exposed coastlines as amber weather warnings are issued for Northern Ireland, but East Anglia will avoid dangerous weather.

Mikael Mandron has had his share of ups and downs in his career, and he has only just turned 23.

Stansted Airport has broken another record after seeing its busiest-ever September, with more than 2.45m passengers passing through its terminal last month.

Belinda Carlisle talks about quitting the States, the 30th anniversary of Heaven on Earth, new album Wilder Shores and shares some yoga advice.

Lydia Hall completed a wire to wire victory in the WPGA International Challenge at Stoke by Nayland but there were a few unplanned diversions en route.

An estimated £155million could be won later in what would be the second biggest EuroMillions jackpot ever offered in the UK. We asked people in Ipswich what they would do if they won.

A Suffolk vet who emigrated to the British Virgin Islands is coordinating an animal rescue operation in the hurricane-ravaged nation from the safety of her parents’ house in Kesgrave.

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