Adam Howlett Senior Reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @EADTadam Gallery First look at Ipswich Waterfront revamp starting in January 11:19 Adam Howlett A £750,000 revamp of St Peters Wharf on Ipswich Waterfront has been announced – with work set to kick off in January. “These figures are staggering” - More drug drivers than drink drivers arrested in Essex last month Yesterday, 12:13 Adam Howlett For the first time ever more people were arrested for drug driving than drink driving in Essex last month, police have confirmed. Scratch cards stolen during break-in at Haverhill newsagents Yesterday, 11:51 Adam Howlett Police are appealing for witnesses after a man smashed his way into a Haverhill newsagents and stole scratch cards. Second man charged with robbery of 81-year-old man Yesterday, 11:25 Adam Howlett A second man has been charged in connection with a robbery where suspects barged into an elderly man’s home, threatened him with a knife and forced him to withdraw money from a cashpoint. Three Suffolk shops targeted in overnight ram raids Yesterday, 08:18 Adam Howlett Police have been called to three overnight ram raids at shops in Ipswich, Combs Ford and Brantham. Greater Anglia scrap charges to cash found in lost wallets and purses Friday, December 7, 2018 Adam Howlett Greater Anglia will no longer apply charges to cash found in lost wallets and purses after a teenager’s complaint to the firm sparked national outrage. Man disqualified for crash that killed best friend caught driving again Friday, December 7, 2018 Adam Howlett A man banned from driving for causing a crash which killed his best friend was caught driving again just months after he was disqualified. CCTV appeal after attempted robbery outside University of Essex Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Adam Howlett Police have released CCTV of a man they wish to speak to in connection with the attempted robbery of woman outside the University of Essex in Colchester. A14 between Nacton and Seven Hills reopens after day of chaos on roads Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Adam Howlett Highways England has confirmed the A14 between Nacton and Seven Hills is now fully open to traffic after a day of chaos on the roads. Updated A14 eastbound disruption expected to continue until 11pm - stretch between Nacton and Sevenhills remains closed Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Adam Howlett A stretch of the eastbound A14 from Nacton (J57) to Sevenhills (J58) remains closed - but the Orwell bridge is open. Video WATCH: Last moments of John Pordage before he was gunned down and left for dead in Chelmsford Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Adam Howlett These are the last moments of John Pordage who was shot and left for dead at a Chelmsford petrol station. Missing Colchester man found by police Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Adam Howlett Police have found a missing 48-year-old man from the Colchester area. Cash and jewellery stolen during burglary in Alresford Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Adam Howlett Police are appealing for witnesses after costume jewellery and a three figure sum of cash was stolen during a burglary in Alresford near Colchester. Man punched and kicked outside his home in Newmarket Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Adam Howlett Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was punched and kicked outside his home in Newmarket. Police release CCTV image of man in black following attempted robbery in Colchester Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Adam Howlett Police have released a CCTV image of a man they wish to speak to in connection with the attempted robbery of two women in Colchester. Police called to two-vehicle crash in Grange Road in Felixstowe Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Adam Howlett Police have attended a crash in Felixstowe involving two cars. Crash on A14 westbound at Newmarket causes traffic tailbacks Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Adam Howlett Motorists faced delays on the A14 westbound this morning after a crash involving multiple vehicles near Newmarket. Crash at Morrisons roundabout in Felixstowe Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Adam Howlett Police have been called to the scene of a crash at a roundabout close to the Morrisons supermarket in Felixstowe. A frosty start to the day - but fine and dry this afternoon Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Adam Howlett Suffolk has woken to a layer of frost this morning - but it is set to be a fine and dry for the rest of the day. 40% of Suffolk children have not been to dentist in a year, figures reveal Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Adam Howlett More than 60,000 children in Suffolk have not seen a dentist in the last 12 months, new figures have revealed. Councillor asks for views from public on future of Anglesea Road traffic island in Ipswich Monday, December 3, 2018 Adam Howlett An Ipswich county councillor is asking the community what they think should happen to the Anglesea Road traffic island after receiving complaints of traffic problems in the area. Best ever start to Surviving Winter campaign - as donations top £65,000 in record time Monday, December 3, 2018 Adam Howlett The Surviving Winter campaign has had its best opening month - with more that £65,000 pledged already towards keeping the most vulnerable of our community warm through winter. Missing 43-year-old man from Witham is found Sunday, December 2, 2018 Adam Howlett A 43-year-old man from Witham in Essex has been found, police have said. Charity comedy night in Framlingham ‘not for the faint hearted’ Friday, November 30, 2018 Adam Howlett A driver for Ipswich buses is hosting an ‘adults only’ comedy night in Framlingham to raise money and awareness of autism. Police find 17-year-old Lily Williams from Ipswich Friday, November 30, 2018 Adam Howlett Police have found a 17-year-old woman from Ipswich who was reported missing earlier today. Ipswich 5k Santa Run postponed due to fears over safety of inflatables in high winds Friday, November 30, 2018 Adam Howlett Ipswich’s 5k Santa Run has been postponed due to fears over the safety of its inflatable obstacles in the weekend’s forecasted high winds. Heartbreak as couple’s three cats are poisoned and die just days apart Friday, November 30, 2018 Adam Howlett A woman has spoke of her heartbreak after three of her beloved cats were poisoned in Great Blakenham over the course of a week. Man discovers Roman silver ring after 15 years of looking for treasure Friday, November 30, 2018 Adam Howlett After 15 years’ searching in the soil, a Suffolk metal detectorist finally unearthed a piece of genuine Roman treasure. Man injured following single-vehicle crash in Semer Friday, November 30, 2018 Adam Howlett A man in his 40s has been injured following a single-vehicle crash in Semer. Video Spectacular ghost caribou dazzle Christmas shoppers at Ipswich’s Cornhill Friday, November 30, 2018 Adam Howlett A spectacular illuminated street act entertained crowds at Ipswich’s Cornhill last night.