Adam Howlett

Hundreds of people descended on Bury St Edmunds this evening for the town's big Christmas lights switch-on.

A three-vehicle crash on the A14 near Ipswich which caused miles of tailbacks this evening has now been cleared by police.

A man has received a suspended prison sentence after driving into a pensioner and her dog in Clacton and leaving them injured in the road.

Trains between Ipswich and Lowestoft have returned to regular service after flooding on the line at Brampton led to a replacement bus service this afternoon.

Plans to build 42 homes in Somersham - which have faced fierce opposition from villagers - have been given the go-ahead by a planning committee.

A mother-of-three whose death sparked a police investigation in Ipswich died of natural causes, an inquest has concluded.

Runners and cyclists took to the Speedway track at Foxhall Stadium at the weekend for an exciting new off-road challenge.

A woman has told how it was "hard to accept" she had to turn to the Surviving Winter appeal for help after losing her husband - as the campaign is launched again this year.

Ipswich's Sikh community has planted 550 new trees at Landseer Park to mark the 550th birthday of the religion's founding father Guru Nanak Dev Ji.

Thieves who broke into an Ipswich Rugby Club pavilion and stole a Poppy Appeal tin just hours before the club's remembrance event have been branded 'scum of the earth'.

Do you say 'on the huh', 'cupla three' or 'sorry I'm on the drag'?

Police have found a missing teenage boy from Colchester after an appeal for information from the public.

Three police officers have been treated for smoke inhalation after bravely rescuing a man from a burning flat.

The routes for this year's Rudolph Run have been announced - here's when and where you can expect a visit from Father Christmas.

An 11-year-old boy was robbed by three teenagers as he rode his scooter through the Whitton area of Ipswich.

Mothercare in Ipswich is having a big closing down sale after the baby goods chain fell into administration, shutting all its stores across the UK.

A 24-year-old man has been charged following a stabbing at a Bury St Edmunds pub car park which left a man with life-threatening injuries.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car drove off after hitting a cyclist in Felixstowe.

The air ambulance has landed in Ipswich to attend a medical emergency near Stoke Quay.

Emergency services are at the scene of a 'serious collision' in Newmarket where a child was hit by a bus

Emergency crews are at the scene of a crash involving a car and a pedestrian in Ipswich.

A man has been jailed for three years after breaking into a woman's home in Halstead with intent to commit a sexual offence.

Villagers and a politician fear a proposed new footpath linking 42 planned new homes in Somersham could increase the risk of an accident on a narrow bend.

The number of patients who have waited 104 days or more for cancer treatment at Suffolk and Essex's health trust increased by almost 50% in a month, new figures have revealed.

The mother of a 20-year-old man who died at an Essex mental health ward says she has been 'overwhelmed' by the support of the public - as a petition asking for a public inquiry into his death topped 100,000 signatures.

The mother of a 20-year-old man who died on a mental health ward in Essex seven years ago has spent a day campaigning outside 10 Downing Street.

Tributes have been paid to a talented musician who died after a car crashed into a pub in Colchester in the early hours of Sunday.

Drugs and more than £30,000 in cash have been seized during three police raids in Clacton.

A Kesgrave man says he was shocked to discover a number of injured and dead birds near the town's community centre - which he thinks were hurt by a group of teenagers.

An inquest into the death of a man who was evicted from hospital by court order after refusing to leave his bed for more than two years is set to take place in Ipswich today.

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