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Two thousand homes have been given the go ahead in east Suffolk – in a move that could also support a new business hub attracting technology giants Apple and Facebook.

The new BT ‘Moments’ advertisement shows a mother being video-called on the bus by her husband who wants her to see their baby’s first steps. Couldn’t he have waited so they could have watched her together? Does EVERYTHING need to be immediate?

Mike Bacon takes a look at ‘No Hunger In Paradise’, the book and TV programme about youth academy football..

Roadworks on Wherstead Road are causing traffic delays in Ipswich this morning.

The Prince’s Trust, the Prince of Wales’ charity which works with young people, is teaming up with the Government’s Innovate UK initiative to encourage more 18- to 30-year-olds to go into business.

Plans are under way for this year’s big celebration of Suffolk.

An Ipswich primary school which has put together a world-first virtual reality guided video tour has unveiled the finished video.

Harwich and North Essex MP Bernard Jenkin has welcomed government proposals to give everyone the legal right to have broadband installed to their property.

Homes and businesses will have a legal right to demand high-speed broadband by 2020 under new regulations to help the 1.1 million premises which cannot access decent speeds.

A 24-year-old man has denied murdering a grandfather who was walking his two dogs in woodland near Thetford.

Technology and recruitment company IG Group is planning to double its workforce after moving into a new purpose-built headquarters near Ipswich.

Mike Bacon’s looking forward to the day/night Ashes Test in his latest Bacon’s Bites column.

Meet some of the fabulously diverse men from Norfolk and Suffolk. They include a man with a Canadian city named after him, a four-time Olympic gold rower, a pig farmer and the founder of the Royal Shakespeare Company.

An Ipswich primary school embarked on a world first video project yesterday, as pupils began filming for a virtual reality guided tour of the school.

The case of a former soldier accused of the murder of an 83-year-old dog walker in East Harling has been adjourned.

An Ipswich school which caters for youngsters with complex physical and learning difficulties has unveiled its new innovative sensory cabin after a year of fundraising.

A woman from Woodbridge was one of only 10 volunteers selected globally to help run a WAGGGS conference.

How well have you been keeping up with the news of East Anglia in the last week? Find out with our Suffolk news round-up quiz.

A Suffolk grandfather was infuriated when engineers tried to dig up his front garden and install a superfast broadband cabinet without first asking his permission.

BT has welcomed its new intake of 107 graduates at its research and development headquarters at Adastral Park in Martlesham Heath.

Universities in East Anglia have been handed a multi-million pound funding boost to improve their links with business.

The first wife and carer of Professor Stephen Hawking was hailed for her “truly inspirational” keynote speech at the annual Headway Suffolk Neuro Conference today.

This years annual Headway Suffolk’s Neuro Conference will take place next Wednesday, October 4, and tickets are still available.

It was a monumental task, matched by a monumental effort - and it removed a monumental mountain of litter from Suffolk’s beaches.

A 70-year-old former BT worker from Felixstowe, who was a safeguarding officer at his church, has been given a suspended prison sentence for downloading child porn.

A road in Suffolk was closed for four hours last night and into the early hours of this morning after a vehicle crashed into a ditch.

The government has announced new cash in a bid to ensure people living in “hard to reach” areas do not miss out on superfast broadband.

A new secondary school planned for development on land near Adastral Park in Martlesham Heath could tie-up with Kesgrave High School as part of a multi-academy trust.

A lorry brought down telephones lines in Felixstowe after a collision this morning.

Young people in Suffolk are being offered free work placements at BT to help their future careers.

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