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A top quality Mens Open Race promises to be the highlight of the North Norfolk Harriers Point-To-Point at Higham, between Colchester and Ipswich, on Sunday, writes James Crispe.

Starstruck pupils at a Suffolk primary school gasped and cheered as The Voice contestants Tania Hambleton and Ryan North treated the excited youngsters to a mini concert.

Witham MP Priti Patel faced questions over the prospect of a possible Cabinet return this morning in her first broadcast interview since quitting over her secret meetings with senior Israeli figures last year.

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A law student from Essex joins master matchmaker Paddy McGuinness’ flirty 30 on tomorrow’s Take Me Out.

From enticing Hollywood blockbusters and top TV dramas to securing locations, adverts and talent, 2017 was a busy year for Screen Suffolk. This year is set to be even stronger, Jason Noble reports.

A Kesgrave singer who wowed the judges on ITV’s The Voice to win a place in the battle rounds said going up on stage ‘felt like a dream’.

If one of your resolutions for the New Year was to kickstart an exercise regime, but the thought of soullessly plodding away the miles on a treadmill next to someone doing the same fills you with dread, Mark Edwards has some ideas that put the fun back into fitness in 2018

From Polark to Vanity Fair, Luther to Britannia, Call the Midwife to Marcella, War of the Worlds to A Very English Scandal, there are plentiful programmes you’ll want to bookmark for later in the year

Mike Bacon remembers the day Ipswich Town won the FA Cup – as 40 years on Town begin another FA Cup adventure...

Video: Seven TV shows to look forward to in 2018

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Christmas is so 2017. Let’s look forward to 2018 and see what the small screen has in store for us. TV Editor Stacia Briggs looks ahead to a new year on the box with a host of delights from Vanity Fair to A Very English Scandal.

Make Galton Blackiston’s favourite cured salmon for Christmas this year.

Reserve your place on the sofa - here are 10 of the biggest shows on Christmas Day, from the big three soaps to Strictly, Doctor Who to Victoria, Call the Midwife to the Highway Rat and a little bit of baking for good measure.

The stars of The Only Way is Essex visited the Unruly Pig in Bromeswell this week to film a Christmas special of the hit ITV show.

There are little women and highway rats, baking and regenerating, tiny houses and angry squares and a big night out from Vic and Bob. Christmas TV is looking great this year says TV Editor Stacia Briggs.

Video: Five great shows we loved from 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

From handmaids to Tom Hardy’s grunting, maverick cops to Doctor Foster’s revenge, it was a big year for the small screen says our TV Editor

This week’s sad death of television presenter Keith Chegwin will have brought back the memories for hundreds of fans who saw him during a visit to Ipswich with Swap Shop in 1981.

Video: Christmas TV over the decades

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

The ghosts of Christmas TV past: TV Editor Stacia Briggs looks at how festive TV schedules have changed since 1936

An 11-year-old from north Essex who appeared on the X Factor live final has described the experience as “the best thing in my life” – but he still wants to be a footballer.

The classic courtroom daytime drama from the 1970s and 1980s will return to ITV with Judge Rinder presiding over a murder case

Video: TV Guide: What’s on this week?

Saturday, December 2, 2017

From The Grand Tour to The Crown, The X Factor Final to True Detective, there’s a feast of TV fancies on this week

TV highlights from November 25 to December 1

He lasted three days in the jungle - but should Jack Maynard have been judged for remarks he made five years ago and has apologised for?

TV Editor Stacia Briggs finds out who we can vote to torture in the Australian jungle this year

Award-wining journalist Robert Peston is to give a talk next year in east Suffolk.

From Pat Butcher smoking pot to Twisty the Clown, Peaky Blinders to the latest from Kay Mellor, it’s a big week on the small screen

Fifty years on from its first transmission, we are still captivated by The Prisoner, writes Lynne Mortimer

James and Ola Jordan have nothing but respect for Strictly Come Dancing’s pro dancers, but the show needs to get back to basics says the plain-speaking couple.

Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran will join hosts Keith Lemon and Fearne Cotton on this week’s Celebrity Juice.

Chicken firm 2 Sisters Food Group is putting together a group-wide action plan to address issues raised at a food and rural affairs (Efra) committee hearing on Wednesday (October 25), it has confirmed.

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