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Police are investigating after allegations a Sudbury meadow “packed with wildlife” was “ploughed” during nesting season.

Former England football star Alan Shearer has agreed to a settlement deal after launching a £9million damages claim against an Ipswich pension company and his financial adviser.

Ian Brady tortured and murdered five children in the 1960s with his then-girlfriend Myra Hindley.

After four years of wrangling over a project to build 26 new homes on the edge of a Suffolk village, a fresh planning inquiry is to be held.

Rural villages around Newmarket have welcomed a judge’s decision to quash a refusal of 400 homes in Newmarket, but the long running planning debate is far from over.

A scheme which could see drivers subsidised for trading in their old diesel vehicles would be welcomed by motor dealers – but campaigners have warned measures do not go far enough.

Rural parishes around Newmarket are hopeful a High Court Judge will restore “sense” and pave the way for 400 houses to built at Hatchfield Farm.

Fears housing developers are entering “open season” on some of Suffolk’s most iconic landscapes have been raised.

Enter our survey: Do you think parents/guardians should take their child on holiday during school term-time? This morning, a father lost a landmark legal battle at the UK’s highest court over taking his daughter to Disney World during school term-time.

Suffolk Constabulary’s court battle with Ipswich Town over who pays for matchday policing has cost the force nearly £200,000 in legal fees, it has emerged.

A teacher who sent a female pupil inappropriate messages has been found guilty of sexually motivated conduct and banned from the country’s classrooms for life.

The row about matchday policing at Ipswich Town’s home games looks set to continue after the club was told it could seek compensation from Suffolk police over unlawful charges.

A district council has taken its four-year fight against plans to build homes in a Suffolk village to the highest court in the land.

Local MPs spoke of their confidence Britain’s European Union divorce will be underway by the end of March despite a ruling which means parliament must give Brexit negotiations the green light.

An Ipswich teenager has pleaded not guilty to murdering two men at the West Meadows travellers’ site in the town last month.

Contentious plans to build 71 homes on the outskirts of a historic west Suffolk village have been dropped from a council agenda – just hours before a decision on the scheme was due to be made.

Lawyers have hailed a High Court ruling to block 10 homes from being built in the heart of Constable country as a decisive victory with implications for housing across the district.

‘More pollution action needed’

Friday, December 2, 2016

Most UK motorists think more aggressive action should be taken to combat air pollution, according to RAC research.

The process of negotiation and give-and-take involved in finalising contracts can be demanding and time-consuming.

A senior councillor has said a ban on new-build second homes, as carried out in a Cornish seaside town, could be a good way of freeing up housing for people in Suffolk.

Suffolk student Lauri Love says receiving an email from the Home Secretary sanctioning his extradition to the USA to face computer hacking charges was like a “kick in the gut” on Monday.

Lauri Love extradition: Q&A

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has signed an order authorising the extradition of alleged computer hacker Lauri Love.

Cut fuel price, urges RAC

Friday, November 11, 2016

Motoring organisation wants forecourt prices to reflect recent 4p-per-litre drop in wholesale oil prices.

Central Suffolk and North Ipswich MP Dr Dan Poulter has urged the government to accept the decision of the High Court and allow a debate before formal steps to withdraw from the European Union are launched.

A 60-year-old senior Ipswich teacher has been banned from the country’s classrooms indefinitely after findings that he was guilty of “sexually motivated behaviour” towards a girl pupil.

Business leaders in Sudbury have reacted angrily to the news one of the town’s biggest employers has been forced to scrap plans for a £50million development that would have created around 450 new jobs.

Long standing plans for a £50million warehousing development which could have created up to 450 new jobs in Sudbury have been scrapped, the EADT can reveal.

The chief executive of Ipswich Hospital has called for people to show the same passion about saving the NHS as they have for keeping the Great British Bake Off on the BBC.

The Brexit vote has left many questions, with the making and application of law being a major imponderable.

Another picturesque Suffolk village is gearing up for a High Court battle over heavily-contested plans to build a housing estate in the countryside.

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