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Ipswich Witches returning star Nico Covatti wondered if his speedway career was over after last season’s horrific crash at Redcar.

A plea has been issued to choirs and orchestras keen to take part in an ambitious musical about the life of St Edmund, the former patron saint of England.

As Andrew Lloyd Webber turns 70 on March 22, we’re looking back at some of the highlights of his amazing Technicolor career.

I went into the show with high expectation, as I was already a fan of Ant, and I can safely say I wasn’t let down.

The mystery of where the remains of Saint Edmund are buried has taken another twist after an alternative theory was put forward by a respected clergyman.

At the Chappel Galleries, only a few minutes’ walk from the delightfully time-warped railway station, is an exhibition of paintings by Wladyslaw Mirecki – ‘Waj’ to his friends.

Ipswich Witches held their 2018 press launch today. MIKE BACON went along to find out the mood in the camp after an exciting 2017 season

Business leaders and politicians from the East of England have been given an insight into the potential boost to the region’s economy if proposals for new nuclear power stations in Suffolk and Essex go ahead.

Colchester could soon have its very own Eiffel Tower after multi-million pound plans to revitalise a much-loved and iconic landmark were revealed.

A record February has seen annual passenger numbers at London Stansted Airport top 26m for the first time.

Lexus offers a hybrid LC500 coupe but motoring editor Andy Russell is swept away by the V8 version, dubbing it the non-PC500!

‘By now, the cold spell in Britain is in its 64th day – the coldest winter since 1829-30. The last really cold spell, in 1949, lasted 49 days...’

Football never stops and that’s definitely been the case for the women’s game this month.

A brass band from Stowmarket will be taking a tour of France this April to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.

Ipswich Witches skipper Danny King admits the new fixture list – for him personally – is ‘brilliant’ this season, writes Henry Chard.

A London multi-academy trust which runs three schools in Ipswich has appointed a successor to its former “inspirational” chief executive who died last year.

Movies that tell a good story and have engaging characters provide that all-important re-watch value necessary for a great film. Arts editor Andrew Clarke presents a series of idiosyncratic suggestions for movies which may entertain if you are in the mood for something different

Footballing legend Peter Shilton rubbed shoulders with an up-and-coming sportswoman who is aiming to emulate his achievements to play in front of thousands of fans for the senior England team.

Fresh from being ravaged by hunger and sand-flies on Channel 4’s Celebrity Island with Bear Grylls, Shazia Mirza returns with a show about lies and truth - or are they the same thing these days?

The European Centre of Taoist Tai Chi Society hosted hundreds of enthusiasts for a five-day event. Mark Edwards finds out about the energy-boosting, illness-battling benefits of the ancient art bringing people from all over the world to Colchester.

Tim Leach who grew up in Hacheston near Woodbridge will be releasing the book this March.

International safety experts have given the thumbs up to Sizewell B nuclear power station following a three week review.

The Irish Republic, France, the US, Netherlands and Germany were the top five export markets for UK food and drink last year, according to government figures.

In her latest monthly column about women’s football, Katy Sandalls looks at the challenge ahead of the new England boss Phil Neville...

Could a focused six-hour working day be the key to keeping staff energised, efficient and productive? Bethany Whymark spoke to a Norwich company which has embraced the Swedish concept of lagom – doing “just the right amount”.

The number of registered adult breeding female horses has dropped by more than 5% in a year, so the battle’s on

London’s top-flight index has joined global markets by crashing into the red over fears that rising inflation could force central banks to raise interest rates.

A UK banking giant has banned credit card customers from buying bitcoin amid fears they could be left in debt as the cryptocurrency’s value drops.

A man from Great Bentley in Essex has been awarded France’s highest military honour for his role in the liberation of France in the Second World War.

Love is in the air for a smitten Suffolk couple whose blossoming romance is proof it is never too late to be swept off your feet.

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