Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 11°C

Search

BT

The Suffolk Saxons Badminton team have reacted with disappointment, after the announcement today that the AJ Bell National Badminton League is going to be scrapped.

In 2008, BT announced the disconnection of over 700 red phone boxes around East Anglia. Several councils ‘adopted’ the boxes to turn them into something wonderful for the community. Here are just some of the uses in Suffolk.

BT has been given a £42m fine by the telecoms watchdog and is expected to pay out £300m in compensation to rivals over delayed high-speed cable installations.

Almost two years worth of roadworks have taken place in Ranelagh Road since 2012, the Star can reveal.

According to a What-type-of-shopper-are-you quiz I’ve just taken on the BBC’s Eat Well for Less website, I’m a bargain hunter, writes Sheena Grant,

A man who failed to reach 999 after witnessing a horror crash near Ipswich has stressed that mobile phone coverage can mean the difference between life and death.

A Suffolk science teacher believes the growing positive attitude among students towards science, technology, engineering and maths (Stem) subjects will lead to more home-grown engineers in the future.

Suffolk MMA star Arnold Allen intends to do his talking with his fists when he meets flashy Fin Makwan Amirkhani at UFC Fight Night London at the O2 Arena this weekend.

IP5 has been ranked in the top ten most desirable postcodes in England for the second year running.

BT is to create more than 200 new jobs in the East of England for apprentices and graduates, with more than half of the new recruits likely to be based in Suffolk.

Millions of BT customers with landline-only contracts could see their bills drop by as much as £60 a year under proposals being considered by Ofcom against the supplier.

A groundbreaking high school in Bury St Edmunds, which hopes to help foster the scientists and engineers of the future, has been given government funding.

By day Darren Hills is a café kitchen cook in Adnam’s flagship store on Drayman Square in Southwold.

But in his spare time the 25-year old serves as a special constable in Halesworth and Lowestoft, patrolling the streets at night, attending traffic accidents and investigating crimes. Last year, he clocked up more than 350 hours volunteering as a ‘’special”.

A scheme which uses church towers to improve broadband signal in hard-to-reach areas is aiming to spread its service into Suffolk.

Ten thousand people in Tendring who took part in a walking and cycling initiative helped it to be shortlisted for a national award.

It’s crunch time for Suffolk’s professional badminton team as they take on the University of Nottingham tonight.

The village of West Row has turned a piece of phone box heritage into a life-saving community amenity.

Associated British Ports (ABP), which includes the ports of Ipswich and Lowestoft, has become the 15th patron of Suffolk Chamber of Commerce.

The mood surrounding Ipswich Town may be flat, but watching this footage of Blues legend flattening ex-Norwich City striker Chris Sutton is sure to brighten your day.

The historic Martlesham Heath airfield which played a key part in both world wars and was the scene of pioneering flight safety, has celebrated its 100th anniversary.

BT has reported a 37% plunge in third quarter profit after taking a hit from the accounting scandal at its Italian division.

BT is facing a criminal investigation by prosecutors in Milan over allegations of embezzlement and false accounting in its Italian division, according to reports.

Significant delays have been reported on the A12 near Ipswich.

Telecoms giant BT will report on third-quarter trading this week as it battles with communications regulator Ofcom over plans to force it to legally separate its Openreach network arm.

Mobile phone firm EE has been fined £2.7m by Ofcom for overcharging tens of thousands of customers.

BT has launched a new crackdown on nuisance calls and launched a new free service – the first of its kind in the UK – to help its home phone customers in East Anglia stop the millions of unwanted calls received every year.

Regional heroes who go the extra mile to improve their communities, educators, innovators and charity fundraisers are among those to receive a New Year honour.

An Ipswich pub has re-opened, following a six-figure investment, and creating 10 new jobs in the process.

The University Essex has been named number one in the South East of England for helping businesses to innovate and grow through the Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) scheme.

More than 80 representatives from businesses across the East of England attended a major event at Adastral Park, Ipswich, to gain expert advice on planning for compliance with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Most read

Great Days Out

cover

Click here to view
the Great Days Out
supplement

View

Eating Out in the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Eating Out
supplement

View

Visit the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Visit the Broads
supplement

View

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24