Tom Potter Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. East Suffolk reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @TomPotterEADT 'I still say it's fishy' - Hit-and-run mystery lives on six decades later Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Tom Potter A six decade old hit-and-run mystery has been revealed to be Suffolk's oldest unsolved homicide case - but just who killed Ernest Whistlecraft on a rural village road in 1958? Crime-tackling charity honours Dean Stansby and spreads mission message Tuesday, November 5, 2019 Tom Potter An Ipswich based charity spent a breathless evening spreading awareness of its mission to educate young people on the dangers of gangs and help families affected by violent crime. Dangerous criminals locked back up for breaking rules of release Tuesday, November 5, 2019 Tom Potter Nineteen violent or dangerous criminals and sex offenders were recalled to jail for breaking the rules of their release into the Suffolk community last year. Car collides with property and takes out gas meter in Ipswich Sunday, November 3, 2019 Tom Potter Firefighters and police officers were called to a street in Ipswich on Sunday night after a car collided with a home and damaged the property's gas meter. Motorcyclist dies following crash involving two other vehicles on A12 slip road Sunday, November 3, 2019 Tom Potter A 37-year-old man has died following a collision involving a motorcycle and two other vehicles on a slip road off the A12. Luxury used car firm fined after conviction for misleading customers Sunday, November 3, 2019 Tom Potter An Essex car dealership has been hit with a bill for almost £65,000 for misleading consumers. Ipswich shoppers get glimpse into future of mobile technology Sunday, November 3, 2019 Tom Potter Ipswich shoppers got the chance to sample the futuristic capabilities of 5G mobile network technology. Man bailed for third time following arrest in connection with indecent exposure incidents Sunday, November 3, 2019 Tom Potter A 20-year-old man arrested in connection with a number of incidents involving indecent exposures has been re-bailed by police. Crowds flock to Christchurch Park fireworks spectacular Saturday, November 2, 2019 Tom Potter Christchurch Park fireworks display got off to a bang this evening in Ipswich. Stowmarket fireworks display postponed following strong winds Saturday, November 2, 2019 Tom Potter A Suffolk town's fireworks display has been postponed following strong winds. Woman cut from car wreckage and airlifted to hospital following crash on A140 Saturday, November 2, 2019 Tom Potter A woman was airlifted to hospital following a crash involving at least two vehicles on the A140 on Saturday afternoon. Fundraising 40 sleep out in Ipswich to support vulnerable young people Saturday, November 2, 2019 Tom Potter A record number braved the elements and spent a night sleeping outside in Ipswich to help tackle youth homelessness. Double drink-driving dad with child, 4, in car stank of alcohol from night on beers, court hears Saturday, November 2, 2019 Tom Potter A drink-driving warehouse worker has been banned from the road for a second time after being caught taking his four-year-old child to the seaside while more than three times the limit. Van driver charged with lane-hogging offence on A14 Friday, November 1, 2019 Tom Potter A van driver has been accused of hogging the outside lane of the A14 for six miles before noticing he was being followed by a police car on blue lights and sirens. Ipswich youth club's hundred reasons for optimism in wake of tragedy Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Tom Potter A youth club established to provide children of different backgrounds with a safe environment to develop better relationships has received acclaim for finding hope from tragedy. Assaulted officer helped catch fleeing biker despite suspected broken leg Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Tom Potter A motorcyclist has apologised for wounding a police officer while trying to avoid arrest after being spotted riding on the pavement. Murderer sent back to jail for Facebook insults about terrorism victims Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Tom Potter A convicted murderer has been sent back to jail for posting offensive messages about victims of terrorism on social media. Passenger banned from driving for supervising learner while drunk Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Tom Potter An Ipswich woman has been banned from driving for supervising a provisional licence holder while drunk. Man charged over police pursuit and crack cocaine discovery Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Tom Potter A 28-year-old man has appeared in court charged with a string of driving and drugs offences after a police pursuit ending in a collision off the A14. Indecent images suspect released under investigation Monday, October 28, 2019 Tom Potter A man from Ipswich, arrested earlier this year on suspicion of distributing indecent images of children, has been released under investigation after answering police bail for a second time. 'I'm too scared to work' - Ipswich retail security staff on facing 'fearless' shop thieves Monday, October 28, 2019 Tom Potter A group of Ipswich retail security staff have spoken out about their daily battle with 'fearless' thieves - and the growing threat of being harmed for doing their jobs. Man and woman held in connection with lorry deaths Friday, October 25, 2019 Tom Potter Two people have been arrested in connection with the discovery of 39 bodies in a refrigerated trailer in Essex. A14 reopens for morning traffic following all-day lorry crash closure Friday, October 25, 2019 Tom Potter A stretch of the A14 has reopened to traffic following its closure as a result of a crash between two lorries. Pub, bar and club opening hours to be extended for bank holiday commemorations Friday, October 25, 2019 Tom Potter The Home Secretary has announced plans to extend pub licensing hours across England and Wales to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day. Video 'Breadth of expectation' on police never higher, says chief constable Friday, October 25, 2019 Tom Potter Suffolk's chief of police has said he wants fighting crime to be in the DNA of his officers - not something that gets in the way of ever-widening obligations. Two charged with murder after father stabbed to death in street Wednesday, October 23, 2019 Tom Potter Two people have been charged with the murder of a 31-year-old Colchester man. Street drinker breached criminal behaviour order within four days Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Tom Potter A street drinker was found lying in a pool of vomit in the reception area of a doctors' surgery - four days after receiving a criminal behaviour order banning him from being drunk in public. Takeaway deliveryman caught drink-driving days after motoring ban Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Tom Potter A former takeaway deliveryman was caught drink-driving five days after being sacked and disqualified from the road. Boy, 16, appears in court charged with attempted murder of woman, 29 Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Tom Potter A teenage boy from London has appeared in court charged with the attempted murder of a woman who suffered multiple stab wounds during an alleged knife attack in Needham Market. Appeal over conviction for hunt saboteur assault in 'fight over dead fox' Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Tom Potter A man found guilty of assaulting a hunt saboteur during a dispute over a dead fox has launched an appeal over his conviction.